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sometimes I want to shop [day 217]

Sometimes I have a desire to shop.  Not because I need anything, but because I just feel like it.  Maybe it’s because I was raised that way or because it’s the cultural norm, or maybe because it’s human nature.  I don’t know exactly. I … Continue reading

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white elephant gift exchange [trashogram]

White elephant gift exchanges are fun and seem to be a good way to part with some crazy things you own.  Have you ever participated in one of these?  I found this little white elephant couple in the trash. The … Continue reading

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flying by the seat of our pants [day 143]

I had an interesting conversation with a guy I met recently in our church group.  Curt lived in Hawaii for a long time, after living in Amarillo, Texas.  We were discussing the “green issues”, possibly prompted from my lack of … Continue reading

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insomnia. informercials. insanity. [day 104]

Insomnia. I don’t like it, but when I get it, I deal with it.  Sometimes that means watching TV at 2:00 am.  Infomercials. Are you really awake and seeing this or is this some crazy dream?  Maybe I’m still asleep, … Continue reading

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gift bags [day 90]

A friend of mine sent me this on Facebook.  Reusable gift bags.  You don’t have to buy the grocery store or retail store logo bags, you can now get reusable bags with festive artwork!  If I read the tag correctly, these are … Continue reading

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no hay bolsas para la leche [day 75 & 76]

I shopped at the Soriana while in Mexico, only for food and toiletries.  It’s similar to a Kmart here in the states.  They have the best bakery there, aisles and aisles of breads and pastries as far as the eye … Continue reading

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the challenge: day 12 & 13 [toilet paper]

Not much to report for the last two days, as I’ve had to work.  I went grocery shopping and I did have to buy the propane refill for my grill.  Yep, nothing too exciting. I would love to share a … Continue reading

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the challenge: day 2

I had to work this morning and this afternoon, and tonight, we are driving to Mexico.  I’m typing my update in the car.  And no, I don’t have one of those fancy wireless internet things, I’m just typing on the … Continue reading

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give a gift.

Giving a gift?  Instead of wrapping paper, why not use a green bag?  It’s $1 and can be reused over and over again.  The average gift wrap/bag cost about $3.  If you give 20 gifts a year, you will save … Continue reading

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