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Collectibles: money

 Compiling information regarding collectible money: Your $2 Bill Could Actually Be Worth a Whole Lot More. Here's How to Tell According to U.S. Currency Auctions, some versions of the bill could fetch as much as $4,500 Published March 10, 2023   •   Updated on  March 10, To read the article please click here  From the link: "...  What Else Should You Look For The $2 bills aren't the only currency you might have that could be worth extra. According to , certain pennies that were minted in 1943 and 1944 top the list of the 25 most valuable pennies for coin collectors in 2023. The 1944 steel wheat penny could be worth as much as $408,000 in mint condition, and up to $10,000 in average condition, the site said. Additionally, the site reports that the 1943 copper penny in perfect condition is quoted at $250,000 and in average condition could be worth more than $60,000...."

Curated gift selections for you and your loved ones

 New Year, New You The Christmas and New Year's celebrations are almost behind us. You bought gifts for loved ones, family and cherished friends. You might have got some cash hopefully as well to select your own treats. Here is a selection of great treats for you and loved ones. Crochet or Knit Headbands or earwarmers, cross body bags for your cellphone and variety of giftables are featured here. Your comments are welcome.  Selection of handmade, one of a kind headbands and scarflets. Scarflets are great to tuck in your handbag, they don't take too much space and are not bulky like long scarfs. Check these out: Knit and Crochet headbands  by Lucine Here is our selection of unique, one of a kind, cross body cellphones:           I will update this blog page soon Your comments are welcome,  What else would you like to see on this blog? What are you looking to buy? Check out BaysideLu

Today's book selections - bargain shopping list

  It's October 12th. I will feature here variety of books: And now for an amazing selection of publications: First Class Legendary Train Journeys Around the World by Patrick Poivre D’Arvor in hard cover. After reading this book, you will be ready for your First Class train travel! Makes a wonderful gift as well. The kids Around the World Cookbook by Deri Robins - Get this fun book and let a child start to love cooking! J oan Rivers : I Hate Everyone … Starting with me, hardcover book Still Foolin 'Em by Billy Crystal Hardcover, biography Historic Streetcars - Hudson-Bergen Light Rail on VHS tape  Gomaco Trolley Company - manufacturers of authentic trolley cars Shop for variety of bargains and gifts at  BaysideLu on Mercari . You have over 1200 items to chose from! Gifts for loved ones and why not some treats for you as well! The above sponsored by BaysideLu on Mercari

Curated boutique shopping list - gifts and bargains

  October is here, like me, you like to update your wardrobe and buy some special goodies to freshen up your home decoration. I have selected variety of bargains and listing them in here. To see the latest additions, check out over 1000 items at BaysideLu on Mercari . Follow BaysideLu on Instagram . Decorative blue pillow case with flowers , zipper closure, home decor , new :This beautiful pillow cover is 15”x15”, with lovely powder blue flowers.Red vintage pillow case, home deco r, red is the color of good luck and happiness. This beautiful pillow cover is 15”x15”, with lovely hand painted flower buds. It has zipper back.                          Here is quilted beautiful sild pillow cases, update your living room look instantly, as needed. These pillows are vintage, however they were never used: Size: 15" x 15" both pillow cases: Quilted silk pillow case with zipper closure, vintage  and see the blue quilt version of this vibrant beautiful pillow case as well: Boho chic

Today's shopping list and curated boutique fashion

 Here is our top selection for today's gift ideas and bargains online: Are you looking for something special, comment and we will try to find it for you. Here is athletic fashion top at Poshmark: Velocity sports T-shirt, fiery coral color, M, no sweat fabric, new with tag      Brand new fashion triangle scarf 56”x16” Polyester and lace. It's timeless beauty and makes a great gift. Versatile and fashion forward accessory.         S O L D How about some comfortable loungewear?  long dress kaftan, paisley design Size S Made in India. S O L D     S O L D = > Elegant black knit tshirt, bejeweled with square crystals. Brand new! Size: S 65% polyester 30% cotton 5% spandex Brand: Ontwelfth     Brand new ling yellow dress with blue flowers, has side pockets. Size: medium         Black beaded shoulder bag. The beading is on both sides! It’s long enough to wear as cross body bag as well. A cellphone fits comfortably. 8” x 6” The cord is 42”      For new listings and surprises,

List of American Brands now owned by foreign comapanies

 I was reading about classic American brands that are now no longer owned by Americans. I had to find out who owns them now, and here is what I found out. Sharing it with you. If you know of others that are not included in this list, please share in the comments section. 25 Classic American Brands Now Owned by Foreign Companies Melly Alazraki November 16, 2022 11:54 am Last Updated: February 27, 2023 4:47 pm   Summarizing here for quick reference - information taken from above article:   1. GrubHub > Founded: 2004, Chicago, Illinois > Date first became foreign: 2020 > Current parent company: Just Eat N.V., Netherlands NOTE: I had no idea this was no longer a US company. Anyway, I don't use this service, as I like to order directly from local restaurants.    2. Tiffany & Co. > Founded: 1837, New York, New York > Date first became foreign: 2021 > Current parent company: LVMH M