Tag Archives: #icandothisright

One Week Left

I have one more week, seven days, left before I take a long, long break from shopping. I don’t even feel like doing some shopping this week. In actuality I have not shopped since I returned from Spain last month. … Continue reading

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This makes it impossible not to shop on my Birthday

I thought I had unsubscribed to all the mailing lists from all the retailers I used to frequent. Well that did not stop them from mailing me these offers. This is just one of the many I got. Barnes and … Continue reading

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I had a weak moment… but it was not meant to be

I had a weak moment a few weeks ago. I was scrolling through my Instagram feed looking at all the things I won’t permit myself to buy. I came across a BCBG picture that had the prettiest dress I have … Continue reading

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I went to the mall…twice in two days!

In the last two days I have been to the mall twice. I have to pat myself on the back for being able to walk in to Millenia Mall and not buy anything. The first trip was to pick up … Continue reading

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Day 31/365

WOOHOO! I have gone one whole month without buying shoes, clothes, or any retail items! I am really proud of myself. I thought this would be the toughest month. With all the after Christmas and End of the Season sales … Continue reading

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My friend is killing me…

My brother’s girlfriend was with me when I made my last purchase of shoes, which also happened to be the last time I made a retail purchase before I started my resolution. She was not a shoe person before my … Continue reading

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My friend has no faith….followup

This past weekend, my friend “E” and I had dinner. Going 16 days without shopping came up and he felt the need to reiterate his lack of faith in my ability to go the whole year without shopping. Initially he … Continue reading

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