Paid more than I should have for this because Goodwill, in their infinite wisdom, included a handy printout with the book that said the book was worth $350. Wrong listing, guys. Not even the right publisher. Try harder.
Still cool, though. And it's in pretty good condition, all things considered.
If you see a guy walking the streets of Geneva in a Sid Mashburn suit and a shitty Merona peacoat, give him the super-secret thrift thread handshake.
I'm leaving for Switzerland tonight, and I can't find my coat. Solution: a $40 peacoat from Target. It will keep me relatively warm and looks more professional than my other options.
Related: I have one free day in Geneva. Any suggestions?
Oh, and thrifting related: I went to TJ Maxx last night to try to...
OK. I'll try to keep up with this thread now that job things have settled down, but it's hard when everytime I log in, there are 350+ posts.
Oh, update: My wife found a new job at a pretty great employer that is literally minutes from our house. She'll be making about the same as her previous job, but the working situation is much better. And I'm about to accept a new job, I think, that will take me out of the working-from-home life, but will represent a "raise" of...
It's been a while.
If any of you, in passing, happen to glance over at the winter baby boy wear and happen to see something in a warm winter coat/snow suit that would fit a nine-month-old built like a linebacker (I don't know where he gets it) and could possibly be good for him to wear for a few months, please let me know.