Happy Presidents' Day!
After a luxurious sleep-in (and French toast, instead of pancakes!), it's back to work...plus an appraisal to do this afternoon. Life never stops.
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Have you heard about the Texas fireball? Brace yourself...this really is weird:
And the lady who threw a very memorable temper tantrum at the airport? (Must have been a Monday...)
And, courtesy of the "I-Don't-Feel-So-Bad-About-My-Own-Goofs" department, Cheap Healthy Good's newest Hall of Shame:
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I'm currently on the lookout for different presents for Niece's upcoming bridal shower in early March. This Amazon special caught my eye: a graceful little glass pot and a selection of tea 'flowers', all packed in a bamboo box, for $12.50. That's 62% off -- Wow! (Order two, and you get free shipping.) The tea balls look all dried up, but put them into near-boiling water, and a graceful little flower unfolds. Not only that, they make multiple cups of great tea. (The flower can be used three times.)
I bought just the tea flowers at a Chinese market a few months ago, and paid nearly $10. If you're looking for a pretty present for a birthday or Mother's Day, this may be just the ticket. Go to:
Or just visit Amazon.com and click on their 'Goldbox' deal. But don't wait...these are good just for the day, and in limited quantities. (I ordered five.)
This is one of the most heartwarming videos I've ever experienced. You'll like it, too. A little kindness goes a long way.
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