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my kids are okay with it [day 215]

Here’s the answer to the big question, “Were your kids okay with this no retail shopping Christmas?” Yes. I’m very proud of them.  I’m imposing some of my challenge on them, but just by the stuff I get for them. … Continue reading

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Oprah’s favorite things or advertising by the big O? [day 197]

Oprah always has her list of favorite things at Christmas time and gives them away to her viewers or audience.  A lot of this feels like advertising, although she has a few things to say about each of these and … Continue reading

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yes, I went to the mall [day 152]

I know!!  But I had a good reason!  Three actually… #1 – Friendship My friend Susan, who is a walking miracle and an awesome woman, can’t drive right now.  She had major surgery and is on a no driving restriction … Continue reading

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an ipad or an xbox 360? [day 119]

I went to the store yesterday… for my son.  My oldest lost his Gameboy charger and has been begging me for the past few days to take him to Game Stop so he could buy a new one.  He knew … Continue reading

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the challenge: day 48 [feedback and cool stuff from others]

No shopping yesterday AND I managed to avoid the grocery store.  🙂  My kids and I went to see the Sno-cone Lady, then went to the library, and they actually wanted to sit there and read for a long time. … Continue reading

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the challenge: day 21 & 22 [apple store & istuff]

Today I had to go to the Apple store to make a return, for work.  I don’t mind so much visiting the Apple store, it’s having to walk through the mall that hurts me.  I had my kids with me … Continue reading

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