Tag Archives: Shopping Ban

My Goal Projects – repost

(Note: this post is actually one of the new pages on my site, My Goal Projects.  I thought you might miss it, so I wanted to go ahead and repost it on the regular blog as well.  Enjoy this recap … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Reflections

So, I just recently wrapped up a 21-week shopping ban with the new year.  During this ban, I was allowed $15 per week to be spent on second-hand, hand-made or vintage items.  I was allowed $50 of additional free money … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 21

Well, this was the last week of my shopping ban, since I decided to end it with the New Year(for now).  I really wish I had some good pictures of what I bought this week, but unfortunately, they haven’t arrived … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 20

So this week, I had $40 in free money left, plus $15 for this week in ban money.  I didn’t do too much shopping since it was right before the holidays, but I had some good finds on Ebay.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 19

Just two more weeks and this shopping ban is officially done!  I still haven’t decided exactly what I will be doing in the New Year.  My plan right now is to take the month of January off from any type … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 18

After cheating on my shopping ban last week, I kept myself in check this week.  My bank account was pretty low after buying my Fluevog Heather boots, so it wasn’t too hard.  However, there was a trip to Anthropologie.  I … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Weeks 16 and 17

Well folks, it was bound to happen eventually.  With only a few weeks left of my six month shopping ban, I finally cheated.  Not just a little cheated, but $175 cheated.  Now what would I buy for $175?  These stunning … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 15

Last weekend, I hit up a bunch of local garage sales.  I found some awesome stuff, but ending up getting a lot of duds also.  That seems to be how it goes with garage sales.  I’ve only taken photos of … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 14

This week I had a huge haul of awesomeness.  I had a total of $36 in ban money available and $20 in free money. I made  a trip this week to a boutique near where I work.  That job is … Continue reading

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Shopping Ban: Week 13

This week, I had $14 left from last week, plus $15 for this week.  What did I buy? Simply Pretty button ring from ShopKim $8 I’ve mentioned several times that I’m lacking in the ring department.  I am also very, … Continue reading

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