Sunday, December 21, 2008

THE COST OF A SMALL CAR....

Shopping yestererday: we were told of this really 'great' women's clothing shop in Botany Downs called "Platform"... so went there, found 4 items I loved (all mix and match with what I already have) so got them... and FAR OUT..... I could have almost bought a small car with what they cost!!! Stew didn't even batt an eyelid, I'm sure he's gone mad! Or maybe he just wanted to get 'lucky' ? ha ha.

COFFEE BEAN! This is just for you! I found your cafe in Botany Downs (Auckland):


So if you ever come to visit you will feel right at home. Awwwwww.

TODAY: not sure yet... could get the gardens sorted and lawns mown if it stays fine... or we could go shopping again! Hell at this rate we will be totally broke!

I could also stay in bed, my cold is making me feel quite ill... might throw a sickie yet....act like a man even! *snigger*

ONWARD....

We went to Manukau City Centre, got some summer shoes for moi, a computer desk and chair for his nibs (Griffin), and then came home.

I had a nap for a couple of hours (even slept!)... Stew watched the Cricket, assembled the computer desk for his nibs then mowed the lawns ... what a trooper.

Dinner : well I made that, so I did do SOMETHING today!

End of Day: nice day, nice weather, not too hot/cold.... saw the vehichle we are dreaming of buying next year in our street this afternoon... will show you tomorrow! nite nite.

16 comments:

  1. Yeah, I called the credit card company last night to see what the damage is. I've charged a helluva lot in the past few months. Woke up this morning with a stomachache. Ugh.

    Your new clothes are very pretty, and I hope you aren't really sick! Blessings to you!

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  2. Martha Jean said woudl you please buy her a small car... as long as it is an automatic... and CB i am so thrilled Chris found your shop :)Hope you feel better :)
    hummmssss Sexual healing....

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  3. How small a car? Like a toy car? :]

    Those are nice outfits!! You're going to look great in those.

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  4. Im sure more shopping therapy will make you feel better!!!

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  5. Cute new clothes! I hate shopping for clothes unless I'm down about 30 pounds lol.

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  6. How funny to find that coffee cafe!
    the clothes look pretty. I'm a bargain hunter myself.

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  7. Oh Platform!!! That is so expensive! We have one of those down here and I love looking but very rarely can I afford to buy anything! Your clothes look fantastic and can just imagine what sort of price you paid for them!
    Have a great day

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  8. Anonymous12:19 PM

    Awwwww!!! I LOVE it! I'm going to nab that picture! LOL!

    I sure hope you get over your little bug quickly!

    Love the clothes you found!

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  9. Hope you feel better!

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  10. Any man who does all of that in one day should get a little something don't you think?

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  11. Of course Stew didn't complain about what the clothes cost - that's because he knows that you will look a million bucks in them and that's worth whatever they cost :-)

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  12. Very nice purchases!Keep dreaming of your new car and it will be yours next yearx

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  13. Love the new clothes and I'm glad you had a great day out.

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  14. Love those dresses!!

    Hope you're feeling better.

    xo

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  15. Were those clothes new or second hand? The clothes are nice, but are they worth the price tag? Ouch!

    I hate clothes shopping, blah :o/

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  16. Anonymous4:56 AM

    My daughter is just back from Aus [yes I know it's not the same!] Sorry to hear that 'summer' isn't really happening your end.

    I certainly envy your coffee outlet, I could do with a bit of that around here.
    Cheers

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