Friday, July 30, 2010

For a Friday

Cost of dining room furniture: $550.00 on craigslist
Sale of antique dining room set : $150.00 on craigslist
Original cost of antique dining set 10 years ago: $100.00 at garage sale
Adjusted cost for new furniture thanks to thrifty shopping: $400.00
Knowing that guests will not fall to the floor when a wobbly antique chair finally gives way: priceless

My favorite kitchen knife: free as gift
Favorite knife run through dishwasher repeatedly: broken
New Santoku knife: free!!
Walmart frame: $3.00
Pictures off Flikr: free
Message of hope in my home: priceless