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    Thumbs up Best haul in a LONG time

    Friday
    Hit thrift stores with SIL she wanted to tell me her and my brother are expecting again I got the following things;

    Thift store 1

    Pair of lil slipper shoes black( been looking but can't find any my size;11)-like new 2.99
    Tank top for gym 1.99

    Salvation Army

    Zipper sweater 1.20
    Chadwick terry sweatsuit 2.40
    Brown slipper shoes-like new-4.00


    Saturday

    Received email from Freecycle I had responded to on Monday for gift bags. First 2 ppl flaked so I was next!!

    About 20 various sized gift bags-bday,christmas,babytiny to extra large sizes.

    Sunday
    So DH woke me up early to see if I wanted to go to the swap meet, our lil "date" thing we like to do. I agreed and off we went each with $20!! I spent $10 and look what I got:

    Vendor 1

    Brown Fleece socks-new w/tags $1
    brown top $1

    Vendor 2

    sale of 3 items for $1 so I spent total $2
    Pair of lime green capris
    blue zipper sweatshirt
    black fleece zipper sweatshirt
    black workout pants
    scrub top(for my mom)
    tank top

    vendor 3

    stated all stuff on table was free but we gave him $5
    3 cookbooks
    9 CDs
    -Sammy Kershaw
    -Patty Loveless
    -Michael Martin Murphey
    -Mariah Carey
    -Country Kickers
    -Chely Wright
    -Jessica Simpson
    -Faith Hill
    -Pam Tillis
    I bought a fruit pop for $1
    My best deal was my sunburn-FREE -LMAO

    Then I received a Freecycle email and someone posted that she was moving and had all sorts of stuff to just come and go thru it all. I went and got a bunch of stuff and really wanted more but I too am moving and don't need too much extra to move...lol

    Resin patio table-new in box
    4 chairs for table
    4 HUGE duffle bags
    Rice cooker
    2 metal rice serving spoons(heavy)
    2 Mr Coffee Ice tea maker pots(been looking for one-kids melted mine in dishwasher)
    5 plastic tumblers
    4 freezer mugs
    collander
    8 tupperware-plastic flowered rice bowls(chinese style)
    Perfect Pancake-new in box http://www.perfectpancake.net/smartpancake/index.htm
    3 Magic Bullet cups with rings
    Magic Bullet blade attachment
    small microwave plate cover
    SEVERAL cooking utensils(spoons,spatulas,etc)
    BBQ thermometer spatula-new in package http://www.harrietcarter.com/index.c...-172b2aa4d1da/
    Pampered Chef Chip/Bag Clips
    Vegi peeler
    Vegi crinkle cutter
    knife
    knife sharpener
    2 rubbermade cake carriers-like new
    Serving bowl-heavy plastic
    Golf clubs w/Budweiser bag
    2 new boxes coffee pod style
    new leather brief case style leather 3 ring binder
    color disco ball for DS
    comforter w/matching curtains
    Almond lotion-new
    cell phone case
    Fix Everything book
    Lined paper-new pack
    Orange lined sticky notes
    Wine bottle shaped Spoon holder
    3 rolls scrapbooking ribbon
    4 scrapbooking embellishments
    Foot works exfoliating scrub soap-new in box
    2 decks of cards-new
    2 plug in air freshner units
    frying pan
    saute pan
    dutch oven pan
    electric knife
    blender w/glass jar
    I think thats it but maybe more!!

    So overall the whole weekend I spent $23.05!! I am quite excited!!

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    WOW! $23.05 for all that? That is a great haul! Congrats on your excellent finds

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    great job!! have fun with all your new finds!

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    I am gabberflasted!!!

    Amazing!

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    That was one AWESOME freecycle haul!

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    Great job!! That was amazing!!
    Becky
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    That's an incredible weekend! Can I come by and rub your head for luck before next weekend?

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    OMG - that's awesome!

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    That's awesome.

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    Wow, that was a GREAT haul! Good for you!

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    Picking my jaw up off the floor to say WTG. Now that is frugal shopping.

    Cat

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    Wow......I am totally impressed.

    Maybe people are starting to clean out and my luck will change too. Our freecycle is lousy.......CL is better.....even for the free stuff.

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    Wow! Just Wow!

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    It was certainly "your" day!!!
    Congratulations!

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