NNNY – Day 7: the weighty matter of getting rid of a heavy tv

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Over the weekend, we managed to sell our old tv and sound system on eBay. Since it was from 2004 we doubted it would sell, considering last year…

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NNNY – Day 3: Patriotic marketing

Friday, January 3, 2014

Not sure which category today’s semi-necessary purchase falls under. Technically, I needed paper towels. Normally I’d go for the least expensive product, but today I was definitely swayed…

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NNNY – Day 2 – Rethinking the “New Year’s resolution” curse

Thursday, January 2, 2014

I’m thinking about changing the name of this experiment to “Nothing New This Year”.

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NNNY – The Rules of Engagement

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

My experiment, my rules. There is nothing truly formal about this. It’s just something I’m doing out of curiosity (but if you want the full back-story click here.)

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NNNY – Day 1.7 – This is harder than I thought

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Oh, dear. Christmas markets. Sucked in. But let me see if I can justify any of the items I purchased or if I need to create a new…

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NNNY – Day 1.5: Craft fail

Thursday, December 19, 2013

While it sounded good in theory, the execution left little to be desired; instead, the Christmas ornaments and door decorations that I had attempted to make resembled something…

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NNNY – Day 1.4 – Retail voodoo

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Yesterday I was in the mall, and as much as I hate to admit it, popped into some stores just for a browse. And like a siren song,…

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NNNY Day 1.3 – The great pen saga

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Needless to say, the box of pens kind of freaked me out. And, oh yes, I did find many more around the house – nightstand, side table, under…

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NNNY – Day 1.1

Sunday, December 15, 2013

I’m already amazed at the stupid things I wanted to buy today, and probably would have, had I not given them a second thought.

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