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Tuesday, December 1, 2009

So I Uh......... Found My Ribbon


I'm joining in with Musings of a Housewife to share what I learned this week.
I'm keeping it short.
This week I learned that I shouldn't be allowed at after Christmas sales unless I take complete inventory of what I already have first!


This is what happens when you forget that you bought ribbon and put it somewhere "safe" 2 years in a row during the after Christmas sales!
I just found this tucked away in 2 different bins. My philosophy? You obviously can't have enough ribbon. It's my typical OCD meets the after Christmas sales!
Did I mention that I found 10 brand new boxes of assorted lights and 7 brand new boxes of icicle lights? I'm sure I bought them after Christmas. You know, just in case! In case of what, I don't know! But if you need a spare box, just let me know! LOL!

Oh let the games begin! LOL!
LOVE YOU ALL!

16 comments:

  1. I know why you bought the ribbon and lights....It is for the Holly Jolly give-away! Well, maybe not.

    Have a wonderful Tuesday.

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  2. Wow! Got ribbon?! LOL! What do you do with all of it?

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  3. Lol! I thought I was the only one to discover boxes of stuff like that! My philosophy is, you can never have too much ribbon. SOME day, I'm sure I'll use it!!

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  4. OMG, that is ALOT of ribbon. I guess you'll be set for a while now LOL.

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  5. ACK! I do the same thing!!!!!!

    for some reason, I also have these tendencies when it comes to toothpaste too. weird.

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  6. I am sure there must a craft project to be found on-line which requires a minimum of a dozen rolls of ribbon....and if there isn't? ....well there SHOULD be! LOL:)

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  7. I'm bad about hiding Christmas presents and finding them after Christmas. So the last couple of years I hide everything together in the same place.

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  8. You most definitely got ribbon!!! hahaha
    I will let you know if I need some! :)

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  9. Kim,

    OH MY You could really do some damage with all that ribbon :) LOL

    Thanks so much for your prayers and love ~ I feel them

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  10. "Ribbon, Ribbon for sale! Fifty-cents a roll!?"

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  11. Um, do you have a bit of ribbon I could borrow?? LOL - you might have a problem my friend! :)

    It's good to know that in case of National Disaster, I can get my Christmas needs from you!

    Big a-girl-needs-every-color-and-type-of-ribbon-just-like-she-needs-every-color-and-type-of-shoes hugs to you! Maybe you are trying to make up for a lack of shoe variety - hee,hee!

    Have a super day my friend!

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  12. This could have been your Friday funnies post! I laughed out loud for real! I do believe you can't have enough overkill on icicle lights when the real thing is SO FAR AWAY! I am kinda feeling for your hubby though as he is hanging all those brand new lights you bought! I too am like that as well so this is why I laughed! Good to hear I am in good company!

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  13. I always love when I buy stuff after Christmas and then forget about it until the next year. It's like an early Christmas present to me : )
    And you can never have enough ribbon!

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  14. I do the same thing. That ribbon collection looks like mine:)

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