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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #500 on: August 25, 2016, 07:24:52 AM »
We decided that this year's annual vacation should be in Orlando (wife and I usually take a trip in September). So we're doing that, and all the themeparky things that go with it.

Facepunch away, kick me out of the club, I don't care. I'm going to Harry Potter land.

Harry Potter land?  Tell more!  Is it Disney?  or separate?  Come January/February going someplace warm always looks good, and Harry Potter land?
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #501 on: August 25, 2016, 07:39:03 AM »
We decided that this year's annual vacation should be in Orlando (wife and I usually take a trip in September). So we're doing that, and all the themeparky things that go with it.

Facepunch away, kick me out of the club, I don't care. I'm going to Harry Potter land.

Harry Potter land?  Tell more!  Is it Disney?  or separate?  Come January/February going someplace warm always looks good, and Harry Potter land?

If there's a club in which anything Harry Potter isn't welcome, it isn't a club I care to be a part of.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #502 on: August 25, 2016, 08:33:16 AM »
We decided that this year's annual vacation should be in Orlando (wife and I usually take a trip in September). So we're doing that, and all the themeparky things that go with it.

Facepunch away, kick me out of the club, I don't care. I'm going to Harry Potter land.

Harry Potter land?  Tell more!  Is it Disney?  or separate?  Come January/February going someplace warm always looks good, and Harry Potter land?

Officially, it's called Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and it's attached to Universal Studios Orlando.

The only stereotypically "nerdy" things I embrace are Harry Potter, and personal finance spreadsheets. Believe it or not I finally got my wife hooked (on HP). She's on book 4; she says she gets funny looks sitting in airports in full business attire reading Harry Potter lol

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #503 on: August 25, 2016, 08:35:31 AM »
We decided that this year's annual vacation should be in Orlando (wife and I usually take a trip in September). So we're doing that, and all the themeparky things that go with it.

Facepunch away, kick me out of the club, I don't care. I'm going to Harry Potter land.

Harry Potter land?  Tell more!  Is it Disney?  or separate?  Come January/February going someplace warm always looks good, and Harry Potter land?

Harry Potter is part of Universal, not Disney. There's a bunch of hotels right by the gates to Universal so you can walk over from your hotel - be sure to check if they charge for parking! Call to verify! Their websites are not always clear. We stayed at the La Quinta and walked over. They provided breakfast but we did see a roach when we walked into our room. For the price we paid we just shrugged and carried on, if we had walked in five minutes later we wouldn't have been any the wiser. I'm pretty sure there's some sort of wormhole between Universal and the hotels there so that it's a nice walk in the morning and approximately 849320849320 miles longer in the evening after you've been walking in the theme park all day.

Harry Potter land is still really popular so go to the back (where it's at) immediately in the morning, then work your way towards the front of the park as the day goes on. There is now a train that connects the two parks via Harry Potter land but you have to buy the park hopper pass (or whatever it's called). Oooor - you can watch the train ride on YouTube. Also as a general Universal thing they have lockers to store your stuff before some of the rollercoasters but the locker system is not done well in terms of people flow and it feels like a constant Black Friday Sale stampede just to get to your own goddamn locker, multiplied by however many rides you need to use one for. By the end of the day we were opting to not go on certain rides if it meant using the lockers, they were that annoying.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #504 on: August 25, 2016, 09:24:03 AM »
Thanks patchyfacialhair and meerkat.  I am not generally a rides person, so that part can be skipped  ;-)  unless it is like one I went on years ago (Universal? Disney?) that  was Star Wars themed - dark in a dome, lots of stars, we were in space flight mode).
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #505 on: August 28, 2016, 02:06:24 PM »
So I biked up to the mall yesterday because DH needed clothes, there was a good sale on and I had a gift card.  Scoured the clearance racks and scooped up four shirts (all name brand) and 3 different packs of socks.

Didn't check the bill before leaving.  Got home and noticed that a 3-pack of New Balance socks was over-charged by $6 plus tax.  FacePunch!

So today I hopped back on the bike and did the 10 K each way once again to get the $6.78 as a credit back onto the gift card.

Hopefully that turned the face-punch moment into a bit of badassity.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #506 on: September 08, 2016, 09:24:41 AM »
On Saturday morning I will be driving down to Charleston. I've booked a stand-up paddle boarding tour, and I'll be investigating some bars. On Sunday I will be driving back. It's not HUGE money, but I still feel weak.


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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #507 on: September 20, 2016, 08:22:26 AM »
I forgot to pack my lunch for work two days in a row and was forced to purchase it last week.  Please facepunch me...I also sinned at the vending machine since I wasn't home to grab my stored buns and caffeine cans....



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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #508 on: September 26, 2016, 09:43:10 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #509 on: September 26, 2016, 10:04:14 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

Well...as long as you're just "thinking" about it, who cares? That being said, are there no headphones for $2-300 that are even 98% as good? I'm no audiophile and my musician brother (makes his living playing music) is the opposite of an audiophile so it's hard for me to understand the folks that spend four figures or more on gear.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #510 on: September 26, 2016, 10:04:26 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

Whoa...

Really? What sort?

And yeah, you win. Or lose, whatever.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #511 on: September 26, 2016, 10:13:03 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

Whoa...

Really? What sort?

And yeah, you win. Or lose, whatever.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #512 on: September 26, 2016, 10:15:24 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

Whoa...

Really? What sort?

And yeah, you win. Or lose, whatever.
Audeze LCD-3 if you must know.

My headphone problem went away completely when I stopped reading head-fi. Haven't bought a pair since. Just a thought ;-)
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #513 on: September 26, 2016, 10:20:57 PM »
I am thinking about spending $2k on a pair headphones. Have not pulled the trigger yet...

Whoa...

Really? What sort?

And yeah, you win. Or lose, whatever.
Audeze LCD-3 if you must know.

My headphone problem went away completely when I stopped reading head-fi. Haven't bought a pair since. Just a thought ;-)
My last pair was 6 years ago. Time has come to add a new flagship I think - maybe more like upper mid-range as flagships are $3k+ these days.

You can stop reading head-fi but I doubt your headphone problems can go away "completely" ;)

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« Reply #514 on: September 27, 2016, 08:28:06 AM »

My headphone problem went away completely when I stopped reading head-fi. Haven't bought a pair since. Just a thought ;-)
My last pair was 6 years ago. Time has come to add a new flagship I think - maybe more like upper mid-range as flagships are $3k+ these days.

You can stop reading head-fi but I doubt your headphone problems can go away "completely" ;)

Guess it depends on what you consider a problem. :-) Maybe if one of my favorite pairs break and I have to replace it, and can't find the exact model replacement, I would slide down that slippery slope again. But I don't really use them much any more since I moved to NYC. Who needs to sit at home listening to reproduced music when there is an endless supply of great, inexpensive live music available?
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #515 on: October 01, 2016, 08:03:14 AM »
Lost $350 at the casino yesterday. I really enjoy playing blackjack and I think it's something I'll always enjoy doing. Unfortunately it's a casino so sometimes I lose. Nothing worse than walking out with the feeling that you just threw away what some people pay for a month's rent. I never play with money I can't "afford" to lose, but still it's the height of stupidity to throw away that much cash that could be saved for other purposes. I'm currently saving for my second rental property, so that's what I'm thinking about now. How that cash could have gone towards the new building.

I'm sure I will get flamed big time for even going to a casino, but it feels good to call myself out for being an idiot!

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #516 on: October 01, 2016, 01:17:39 PM »
I just paid $1300 in airfare (3 RT tickets) to visit family then remembering, days after purchase, that I had 250k+ miles in my account.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #517 on: October 01, 2016, 08:17:32 PM »
Not me, and not my wife (thank fortune), but one of her coworkers bought

these.

For a pool party.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #518 on: October 02, 2016, 11:10:29 AM »
Not me, and not my wife (thank fortune), but one of her coworkers bought

these.

For a pool party.

Your link is a bit off at the beginning, I fixed it in my quote.

Holy footwear, Batman. I can't ... I've never even paid three digits for footwear, even at my least Mustachian, much less four digits. For shoes. For a party.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #519 on: October 02, 2016, 01:49:53 PM »
I drove 10 minutes to go #2 in a store because the only other option was a port-o-potty surrounded by people sitting quietly in chairs. Weird situation, but let's just say I would have been the loudest thing around.

I don't really blame myself I just thought it was funny, and a little wasteful, but I saved some face.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #520 on: October 02, 2016, 03:26:14 PM »
I bought a round-trip ferry ticket to get to onto an island for a week-long event. On the way back, I handed the ticket to the toll both guy and started off to get in line, when he said, "Hold it there, this ticket is expired!" Baffled because the tickets are valid for three months, and also a little flustered because people get really impatient in these lines and I was holding things up, I just grabbed my wallet and shelled out the $10.80 for the one-way fare. Moments later I remembered I'd put the ticket in my coin pouch instead of in the cubbyhole over the CD player, so I must have forgotten about the one in the cubbyhole too, letting it expire. Or maybe I'd used it at a booth where I could scan it myself and had neglected to throw it away. Damn, that bugs me, not knowing!!! And I've got a one-way ticket that I'll probably have no need for before it expires! Guess I'll try to sell it work for a discount or something.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #521 on: October 02, 2016, 04:31:56 PM »
I just paid $1300 in airfare (3 RT tickets) to visit family then remembering, days after purchase, that I had 250k+ miles in my account.
Awww ... but least you still have the miles and can use them another time.  We spent $1699 on two intercontinental tix for next February during a "seat sale" and then watched the price for the exact same flights, on the exact same dates, go up to $1850 and then down to $1472.  I've never seen them EVER go that low.  Pisses me off when an airline diddles with the price so much over a period of three weeks. 

And to add insult to injury, they've instituted a new policy whereby it costs extra to select the seats.  We'll take our chances and I'll try to snag 'em online 30 hours before boarding when we check in.

Grrr.  (#firstworldproblems)

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #522 on: October 02, 2016, 08:11:18 PM »
I just paid $1300 in airfare (3 RT tickets) to visit family then remembering, days after purchase, that I had 250k+ miles in my account.
Awww ... but least you still have the miles and can use them another time.  We spent $1699 on two intercontinental tix for next February during a "seat sale" and then watched the price for the exact same flights, on the exact same dates, go up to $1850 and then down to $1472.  I've never seen them EVER go that low.  Pisses me off when an airline diddles with the price so much over a period of three weeks. 

And to add insult to injury, they've instituted a new policy whereby it costs extra to select the seats.  We'll take our chances and I'll try to snag 'em online 30 hours before boarding when we check in.

Grrr.  (#firstworldproblems)

Maybe $1300 isn't so bad, because I also paid extra to select seats.  I'm traveling with a baby in a car seat, another adult, and an infant in my lap, so guaranteeing seats together was essential. 

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #523 on: October 03, 2016, 12:18:11 PM »
I bought a new bike (see http://forum.mrmoneymustache.com/welcome-to-the-forum/should-i-buy-a-new-bike-61819/) that I did not really need and could've gotten cheaper if I'd had the patience to watch Craigslist.

However, I love it! One reason I wanted it was to run errands, as well as just feel more stable than I did on my road bike, thus hopefully encouraging me to ride more. I rode it on my first errand yesterday (3 miles round trip to the store, but did some extra tooling around for a total of 12 miles). The ground was wet from rain and there were wet leaves and sticks everywhere. It would've been nerve wracking for me on my road bike, but it was a breeze on my new bike! Did I mention that I love it?!

So I don't feel too bad about spending the money, and hubby is happy because he's off the hook for a birthday present :)

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #524 on: October 03, 2016, 12:49:45 PM »
I bought a new bike (see http://forum.mrmoneymustache.com/welcome-to-the-forum/should-i-buy-a-new-bike-61819/) that I did not really need and could've gotten cheaper if I'd had the patience to watch Craigslist.

However, I love it! One reason I wanted it was to run errands, as well as just feel more stable than I did on my road bike, thus hopefully encouraging me to ride more. I rode it on my first errand yesterday (3 miles round trip to the store, but did some extra tooling around for a total of 12 miles). The ground was wet from rain and there were wet leaves and sticks everywhere. It would've been nerve wracking for me on my road bike, but it was a breeze on my new bike! Did I mention that I love it?!

So I don't feel too bad about spending the money, and hubby is happy because he's off the hook for a birthday present :)
Enjoy ... must be fun!  Hope you have a really, really good lock.  I'd even lock it up inside the garage or wherever you keep it.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #525 on: October 03, 2016, 01:40:52 PM »
I bought a new bike (see http://forum.mrmoneymustache.com/welcome-to-the-forum/should-i-buy-a-new-bike-61819/) that I did not really need and could've gotten cheaper if I'd had the patience to watch Craigslist.

However, I love it! One reason I wanted it was to run errands, as well as just feel more stable than I did on my road bike, thus hopefully encouraging me to ride more. I rode it on my first errand yesterday (3 miles round trip to the store, but did some extra tooling around for a total of 12 miles). The ground was wet from rain and there were wet leaves and sticks everywhere. It would've been nerve wracking for me on my road bike, but it was a breeze on my new bike! Did I mention that I love it?!

So I don't feel too bad about spending the money, and hubby is happy because he's off the hook for a birthday present :)
Enjoy ... must be fun!  Hope you have a really, really good lock.  I'd even lock it up inside the garage or wherever you keep it.

Thanks! I keep it in the garage, but I like the idea of also locking it up in there. Not a lot of theft in our area, but better safe than sorry!

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #526 on: October 03, 2016, 04:56:18 PM »
I just paid $1300 in airfare (3 RT tickets) to visit family then remembering, days after purchase, that I had 250k+ miles in my account.

Ouch! I hate it when that happens. :(

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« Reply #527 on: October 03, 2016, 04:58:49 PM »
Brought my lunch today like a good girl, but had a MOMENT and spent $3.50 on candy at work.  Fail.

Sometimes it's a necessary expense!

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #528 on: October 03, 2016, 05:07:13 PM »
I'm hiring someone to paint my house, rather than doing it myself. Partially because it requires special preparation to properly handle the aluminum siding, but mostly because it's a three story house and I'm the sort of guy who gets a bit flustered by the height when I wear especially thick socks.

I had to contract out the painting of the exterior of the house because of the same reason. I am also afraid of heights. Besides, there was a lot of damaged wood and crumbling stucco that I didn't know how to repair. It was a lot of work. I do all the interior paint jobs though.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #529 on: October 06, 2016, 08:54:43 PM »
I just dropped $120 on having fancy chocolate delivered to someone for a spur-of-the-moment gift. I'm hoping a stupid luxury purchase is considered less bad when you substitute "they" for "I" in the phrase "oh, why not, I deserve it!"

On the plus side, I have thus far resisted that $200 Kickstarter reward that looks really cool but is totally useless.
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« Reply #530 on: October 07, 2016, 05:13:13 AM »
On the plus side, I have thus far resisted that $200 Kickstarter reward that looks really cool but is totally useless.

Ah Kickstarter! I have to stay away! I've bought an emergency kit, a torch, (very cool) pants etc etc, all high quality purchases but I could have done without them!


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« Reply #531 on: October 07, 2016, 11:01:50 AM »
On the plus side, I have thus far resisted that $200 Kickstarter reward that looks really cool but is totally useless.

Ah Kickstarter! I have to stay away! I've bought an emergency kit, a torch, (very cool) pants etc etc, all high quality purchases but I could have done without them!

I dodged that bullet, it was a one-of-a-kind piece and someone else has claimed it. *wipes sweat from brow*
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« Reply #532 on: October 07, 2016, 10:52:08 PM »
On the plus side, I have thus far resisted that $200 Kickstarter reward that looks really cool but is totally useless.

Ah Kickstarter! I have to stay away! I've bought an emergency kit, a torch, (very cool) pants etc etc, all high quality purchases but I could have done without them!

I dodged that bullet, it was a one-of-a-kind piece and someone else has claimed it. *wipes sweat from brow*
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« Reply #533 on: October 17, 2016, 11:49:42 AM »
So we came into a little bit of money recently, nothing life changing but a decent chunk of unexpected change.  We also had our 9 year anniversary.  My wife has wanted a certain type of designer purse for the longest time, and due to some expected lifestyle changes next year, it was kind of a “now or never” (or really, now or 5 years from now) situation.  So I told her in lieu of a gift, we’d go out and she could get the purse she’s been wanting.  We do, and I spend a heart-stopping amount on it.  We get it home and she’s fawning over it, etc, and I say “let me smell it.”  I have a thing for nice leather, I love the smell.  So I smell it and…nothing.  I look at her puzzled and she says “oh, it’s not leather.  It’s canvas.  So that way it’s, you know, waterproof and stuff.”  Absolutely amazing.  I spent that kind of money for a canvas bag basically because of the logo it’s imprinted with.  I’m simultaneously disgusted with them for selling something worth so little for so much, while being awed at their ability to generate incredible demand for something so pedestrian.  I don’t get it.  At least we’ll pay the CC bill for it at the end of the month; who knows how many of them are “financed” at absurd terms.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #534 on: October 18, 2016, 06:19:20 PM »
Yesterday I was too lazy to make brownies. Today at work I was SO HUNGRY I bought a candy bar for $1.25. A box of brownie mix costs $1.25. Goes quite a bit farther, too.

Throw a half bag of Heath Bar Bits on top before baking..........OMG, orgasmic!  Trust me on this!  ;-)   

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #535 on: October 19, 2016, 08:48:24 AM »
Made an error in my spreadsheet back in April that I just found today... typed a deposit of 2,000$ instead of the true 3,000$. Which means that in June, when I put another 3,5000$ into my TFSA, I ended up going 1k over the yearly limit.

Shit.

It's going to cost me for every month since then that my TFSA has been over the limit.

I'm removing the 1K now, but still, I'm an idiot.

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« Reply #536 on: October 19, 2016, 09:08:33 AM »
My family is winding up at Disney World all the time these days, and always forgetting to use accumulated gift cards, credit card points, etc., when we settle up for hotel rooms and everything.

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« Reply #537 on: October 25, 2016, 10:37:44 AM »
Made an error in my spreadsheet back in April that I just found today... typed a deposit of 2,000$ instead of the true 3,000$. Which means that in June, when I put another 3,5000$ into my TFSA, I ended up going 1k over the yearly limit.

Shit.

It's going to cost me for every month since then that my TFSA has been over the limit.

I'm removing the 1K now, but still, I'm an idiot.

Ouch!

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #538 on: October 25, 2016, 10:46:16 AM »
So we came into a little bit of money recently, nothing life changing but a decent chunk of unexpected change.  We also had our 9 year anniversary.  My wife has wanted a certain type of designer purse for the longest time, and due to some expected lifestyle changes next year, it was kind of a “now or never” (or really, now or 5 years from now) situation.  So I told her in lieu of a gift, we’d go out and she could get the purse she’s been wanting.  We do, and I spend a heart-stopping amount on it.  We get it home and she’s fawning over it, etc, and I say “let me smell it.”  I have a thing for nice leather, I love the smell.  So I smell it and…nothing.  I look at her puzzled and she says “oh, it’s not leather.  It’s canvas.  So that way it’s, you know, waterproof and stuff.”  Absolutely amazing.  I spent that kind of money for a canvas bag basically because of the logo it’s imprinted with.  I’m simultaneously disgusted with them for selling something worth so little for so much, while being awed at their ability to generate incredible demand for something so pedestrian.  I don’t get it.  At least we’ll pay the CC bill for it at the end of the month; who knows how many of them are “financed” at absurd terms.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #539 on: November 18, 2016, 07:33:47 AM »
I realized I own dozens of shirts, several of which in silk. Which would be ok-ish, if only I wore them, but I very rarely do, and my lifestyle doesn't call for silk shirts.

I should stop shopping for a fantasy version of my life...
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #540 on: November 18, 2016, 02:51:16 PM »
I substitute taught this morning, then ran an errand across town, then headed to a library shift.

Upon arriving at The Library Way Out in the Middle of Nowhere, I realized I had accidentally picked up the regular teacher's keys, which look remarkably like mind. Had to drive back 25 minutes in the other direction, return keys, and drive back, missing 45 minutes of pay and using all kinds of gas. Sigh.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #541 on: November 19, 2016, 08:05:52 AM »
Made an error in my spreadsheet back in April that I just found today... typed a deposit of 2,000$ instead of the true 3,000$. Which means that in June, when I put another 3,5000$ into my TFSA, I ended up going 1k over the yearly limit.

Shit.

It's going to cost me for every month since then that my TFSA has been over the limit.

I'm removing the 1K now, but still, I'm an idiot.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #542 on: November 21, 2016, 07:51:38 AM »
I got almost everything needed for Thanksgiving dinner and my cardboard lunch for the week and was too lazy to take Metro in like I usuallly do and spent $9 for a cab..please facepunch me...



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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #543 on: November 21, 2016, 11:24:32 AM »
I started a new job about 3 miles away from my house (and yes it's been awesome!).  I've been driving to work as I still need to acquire a bike.

While my drive home is short I do have to cross a few busy roads with really long lights.  Sometime last week as I left work I passed a guy on a bike. 

I was almost home, but I was waiting at one of the long lights and sure enough I was passed by the same guy on a bike. 

I hang my head in shame.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #544 on: November 21, 2016, 11:42:49 AM »
I started a new job about 3 miles away from my house (and yes it's been awesome!).  I've been driving to work as I still need to acquire a bike.

While my drive home is short I do have to cross a few busy roads with really long lights.  Sometime last week as I left work I passed a guy on a bike. 

I was almost home, but I was waiting at one of the long lights and sure enough I was passed by the same guy on a bike. 

I hang my head in shame.

Ha! Reminds me of that scene in "Office Space" when the old guy using the walker passes up the cars in traffic.

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #545 on: November 21, 2016, 01:46:34 PM »
Been thinking for a few days about how much soap I have, and how I need to gather it all in a single place and how silly it is that I have to find a way to organize how many soaps I have.
Well, guess what I bought today on a whim?

The best part: it was 9,99$, and I had read "A Millionaire is Made Ten Bucks at a Time" right before going out of home... dammit.
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #546 on: November 21, 2016, 03:22:07 PM »
Been thinking for a few days about how much soap I have, and how I need to gather it all in a single place and how silly it is that I have to find a way to organize how many soaps I have.
Well, guess what I bought today on a whim?

The best part: it was 9,99$, and I had read "A Millionaire is Made Ten Bucks at a Time" right before going out of home... dammit.
But if you're able to keep track of all of your soap and don't have to buy soap unnecessarily, it'll work out.  :)

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #547 on: November 21, 2016, 08:51:27 PM »
Been thinking for a few days about how much soap I have, and how I need to gather it all in a single place and how silly it is that I have to find a way to organize how many soaps I have.
Well, guess what I bought today on a whim?

The best part: it was 9,99$, and I had read "A Millionaire is Made Ten Bucks at a Time" right before going out of home... dammit.

Hehehehe, love it.

Was it special soap? Or on sale?

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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #548 on: November 22, 2016, 08:47:10 AM »
Been thinking for a few days about how much soap I have, and how I need to gather it all in a single place and how silly it is that I have to find a way to organize how many soaps I have.
Well, guess what I bought today on a whim?

The best part: it was 9,99$, and I had read "A Millionaire is Made Ten Bucks at a Time" right before going out of home... dammit.

Hehehehe, love it.

Was it special soap? Or on sale?

It was both, that's why my willpower failed me!
On the plus side, after writing that post I went to organize my bathroom and noticed soaps were considerably down since last time I checked, as DH would much rather smell like lavander than enter a drugstore to buy himself soap, and my MIL didn't send any soap lately in her care packages. So it was ok in the end :-)
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Re: FacePunch Me
« Reply #549 on: November 22, 2016, 08:58:24 AM »
Someone facepunch me please.  Wifey and I just spent $1000 at IKEA.  Serious.  :-/
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