But in 2010, I'm a new woman. I've set our family on a goal to eat healthier and I'm the only one on board with the plan! Since I don't pay for the groceries I buy, I have to answer to the person that does and he hasn't been excited about an increase in spending.
I started thinking up a plan for how I could offset the costs. Would I go back to playing the drugstore game? Would I buy all sorts of junk just because using coupons would make "a profit." Would I use all of my blogging money to cover the difference? I'm still working on the details. So would I use the FREE $100 to offset my new grocery spending?
Or would I be unselfish and donate to someone who needs it more? I have in the past, but I'm thinking I wouldn't. Visions of deep tissue massages, dark chocolate, and the clearance section of Target keep popping into my head. Something makes me think I'd be more selfish. Actually, I know I'd be more selfish because this kind of happened already.
I attended a local blogging event focused on healthy living and they gave me $25 just for coming. Huh? I was a little confused, but was thankful all the same. And what did I do when someone gave me $25? I took my family out to eat and even ordered dessert (*gasps*.) Okay, I did use a coupon for free dessert. Old habits die hard.
So what would you do if someone gave you $100?
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