Monday, November 9

"The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket." ~Frank Hubbard

You know that wonderful feeling when you open up an old purse, or put your hands into the pocket of a jacket you haven't worn in awhile, and you find

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And you're just so happy because you can now use that $5 to buy yourself an ice cream, or a new pair of shoes (okay that might be stretching the $5) or some other such frivolous thing because that $5 isn't part of your budget for the month so it doesn't have to go towards anything practical like groceries or rent.

Well, today I was realizing that I haven't written in my journal in awhile. It seems like over the past 10 years or so, my journal is only written in at these times:
  1. When I have a huge crush on a guy and want to gush about him.
  2. The beginning of a relationships when I want to gush about a guy.
  3. The end of a relationship when I want to vent about a guy.
Which is why I never write about guys on this blog. But, I'm wandering . . . the point is, I decided that it would be a good time to open up the ol' journal.
So I opened my dresser drawer, pulled out
Pyromaniac Journal

this adorable little journal Julie got me awhile back, and out fell
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Yep, that's right, $50 fell out of my journal! 10 times more than I've ever found in a coat pocket! 10 times more than I've ever found in an old purse! I knew it was a good idea to write in my journal today!


Cami said...


Jason and Kim said...

Nice! So you say you only write in your journal when there's a guy involved...

Katie Seamons said...

ditto the previous comment, and yeah 50 bucks. If I thought that there would even be a chance that 50 bucks would come out I would go check right now! p.s. I ALWAYS read your blogs. Even though I gave you a hard time that once...and call me. I will be over there from thanksgiving day through tuesday!