Home sweet home

I'm back from the US.  Happy to be home... Happy to be back in a country where good coffee is appreciated and readily available.

My return on Saturday morning was marked by the usual - doing our laundry and restocking our fridge AND buying a few bundles of coat hangers from IKEA :)

Needless to say, all of my culling efforts over the past 9 months have been undone and my renewed enthusiasm for shopping has caused my past shopaholism to resurface... in my lunch break today I bought two pairs of shoes, even though I originally set out to buy chicken for tonight's dinner.

Back to the drawing board...

7 comments:

  1. Oops... Hehehe.

    I was the same when I got back from the US, still on the shopping high. Have managed to rein it in again though - you will too!

    (Can't wait to see posts of your purchases...!)

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  2. great to see you back! I find the same thing when I come back from overseas - I'm still in that spending frame of mind!

    can't wait to see all your purchases x

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  3. I've been anticipating your posts! Looking forward to seeing your USA purchases too. I know what you mean about the shopaholic in you resurfacing, it's a hard monster to keep a bay lol

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  4. welcome back! what did you get from your trip? hopefully this is just a momentary lapse...? :)

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  5. Welcome back! There's great coffee in new york and lots of people who appreciate it. You must not have known where to go.

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  6. Thanks everybody for your comments! Life and work has gotten in the way of my blogging and culling... will be back shortly.

    @anon - Finding acceptable (not even GOOD) coffee should not be like trying to find a needle in a hay stack. I finally did manage find a delicious coffee in Chicago at Intelligentsia :)

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  7. It happens to the best of us. I buy one thing after not shopping for awhile, and I feel like the flood gates open! Did you at least manage to find the things on your list?

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