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  1. I usually like to try things on before I buy...

    I usually like to try things on before I buy them. I will sometimes order from Talbot's and return items to my local store if necessary. I've seen them tag my returns and put them out on the floor...
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    Congratulations, Steve & DW! And what a nice...

    Congratulations, Steve & DW! And what a nice time of year to leave work!
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    Hey Kib! I am not a minimalist and don't even...

    Hey Kib! I am not a minimalist and don't even really aspire to that, but I do like a well ordered environment. Although I am hard-wired to keep things pretty organized, I find that too much stuff...
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    Wow, that is pretty scary. I can at least count...

    Wow, that is pretty scary. I can at least count myself lucky that olive oil is one of my very favorite foods.
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    Admin on this site has asked that we at least...

    Admin on this site has asked that we at least consider doing otherwise, because some people might not see right away due to work schedule, etc.
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    Used the local FB giving page to gift the...

    Used the local FB giving page to gift the following:
    10 burlap drawstring bags - these are cute bags that my amaryllis bulbs come in. Great gift bags for wine, etc. but I had more than I could use....
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    I guess one woman's quick read is another woman's...

    I guess one woman's quick read is another woman's slog, sorry! Maybe you wouldn't like The Dutch House. The best book I read all year was A Map of the World, but that was published in the nineties.
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    IL: You have me totally intrigued. I will have...

    IL: You have me totally intrigued. I will have to get my hands on it. As an aside, I kind of think you would like The Dutch House by Ann Patchett.
    PT: I really like Bryson. I am slowly...
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    I had a very OCD manager and we worked well...

    I had a very OCD manager and we worked well together for 16 years. That's just the way she was and I learned to live with it. There are going to be annoying people wherever you work. I would...
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    I cashed in some coins a couple of years ago. I...

    I cashed in some coins a couple of years ago. I looked online for local coin dealers and then read reviews to see who seemed best. I think IL can weigh in on the silver and china. My sister has a...
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    I won't give away the surprise!

    I won't give away the surprise!
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    I posted the offer and already have 5 people who...

    I posted the offer and already have 5 people who want them, so I'll be drawing a name tomorrow.
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    I went to Aldi's once and although the prices...

    I went to Aldi's once and although the prices were good, it was an unimpressive shopping experience. The variety was very limited, basic stuff.
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    I have always reused them, but now that I have...

    I have always reused them, but now that I have finally extricated us from gift exchanges, I need to find another way to get rid of them.
    That reminds me - I thought this was the cutest thing:

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    It's a trade-off. There would be less waste and...

    It's a trade-off. There would be less waste and it would be more frugal to always stick with the tried and true, but discovering new foods can be one of life's great pleasures, and then you have to...
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    Good reminder - I should go through my gift bag...

    Good reminder - I should go through my gift bag collection and see if I can give away a bunch of holiday gift bags on our local FB giving site.
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    Oh no, I am so sorry and hope you feel better...

    Oh no, I am so sorry and hope you feel better soon!
  18. He is a lovely pony!

    He is a lovely pony!
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    Savers does a senior's discount on Tuesdays at...

    Savers does a senior's discount on Tuesdays at 55+. I believe it is 30% off.
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    Thanks, Happystuff!

    Thanks, Happystuff!
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    We probably spend $500 - $550, but this includes...

    We probably spend $500 - $550, but this includes cat food, treats, & litter; wine, paper goods, cleaning products and some health & beauty items like eye drops, cold meds, etc. Market Basket has...
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    Major win: We had 3 defunct laptops in the...

    Major win: We had 3 defunct laptops in the cellar. The plan, such as it was, was to let the pile grow and let someone else deal with it after we die and are no longer concerned about anyone...
  23. EJ: You are living proof that those small...

    EJ: You are living proof that those small increments of time can amount to something significant!
    I spent about an hour in the cellar on Sat cleaning out the wine rack and surrounding area. Dumped...
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    Neat! Spinning salads - salad spinners - we do...

    Neat! Spinning salads - salad spinners - we do love those greens in motion on the SLF!
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    I had heard that conventionally grown oatmeal is...

    I had heard that conventionally grown oatmeal is subject to huge amounts of Roundup. I guess there are worse things to worry about than some little critters in our breakfast!
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