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Old November 12 2010, 03:54 AM   #136
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A Baltimore Colts t-shirt off ebay. The REAL Colts, not the fake ones that exist today.
Cool!

I bought two ceiling fans today, for the living room and kitchen.
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Old November 12 2010, 05:55 PM   #137
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Three sets of shower/bath fixtures and three new faucets (in lovely satin nickel).

Oh, and a secondhand iPod nano on eBay, to replace the one I lost!
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Old November 12 2010, 07:44 PM   #138
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I got a little Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer Christmas decoration for my mum. It's cute as a button... and I hope she'll like it. My mum can be a bit difficult at times.
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Old November 13 2010, 05:59 PM   #139
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I bought a new French Press yesterday. After trying out a cheap starter model, and liking it, I decided to spend the money on a 1.5L Bodum Chambord.

I also bought an airtight jar in which to store coarse-ground coffee. I plan to bick up a burr grinder of my own soon, but I need one that's fairly quiet, and they're expensive.
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Old November 13 2010, 07:17 PM   #140
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Did my Christmas shopping by ordering a large hamper of various goodies to be divvied up on arrival, and a mixed case of wine. That should cover just about everybody who needs a present.
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Old November 13 2010, 07:34 PM   #141
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Collar stiffeners.
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Old November 13 2010, 07:40 PM   #142
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Collar stiffeners.
Long time no see. Nice to see you posting.

I must admit, I've never been able to justify paying for the fancier collar stiffeners. I mean, they're never seen so I can't bring myself to pay for the pearl/silver/gold ones. More money for the shirts themselves that way!

I stick with the regular plastic ones and try my damnedest to remember to take them out before washing, so as not to lose them.
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Old November 13 2010, 08:00 PM   #143
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Three sets of shower/bath fixtures and three new faucets (in lovely satin nickel).
Nice.

I'm about to sign a contract Monday to have my kitchen remodeled, so there's a long list of latest purchases coming...
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Old November 13 2010, 09:05 PM   #144
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The Sound of Music Bluray box set (FYI: great picture, you can see the blades of grass as they swayed in the wind during the singing of "The Sound of Music) And the Bluray "Back To The Future" box set which also looks great.
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Old November 13 2010, 10:20 PM   #145
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I need to buy more blu-rays.
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Old November 13 2010, 11:24 PM   #146
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A bag of plain M & Ms
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Old November 14 2010, 02:42 AM   #147
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Two movie tickets, dinner at Ninfa's (which was horrible) and 65 bucks worth of groceries.
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Old November 14 2010, 02:44 AM   #148
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Today I bought a few chosen ingredients so that tonight I could bake me some oatmeal and raisin cookies.

They came out delicious.
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Old November 14 2010, 02:31 PM   #149
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Two movie tickets, dinner at Ninfa's (which was horrible) and 65 bucks worth of groceries.

What did you go see? How was it?


I ordered (on thursday) from Amazon the Outer Limits on dvd (entire series). It arrived yesterday (saturday). I love Amazon!
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Old November 14 2010, 06:13 PM   #150
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The Sound of Music Bluray box set (FYI: great picture, you can see the blades of grass as they swayed in the wind during the singing of "The Sound of Music) And the Bluray "Back To The Future" box set which also looks great.
Fun. The Sound of Music is still one of my top three or so favorite movies.
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