Operation Gift Cards: Sears
One of my gift cards from last year was one to Sears. My aunt bought me a waffle maker and after the first time I used it, it broke. A waffle maker is one of those things that I’d never buy for myself, but I’d use if I ever had it so I was acutally pretty pleased with the gift and quite disapointed that it broke so quickly. So when I went to Sears to return it I really was just...
Operation Gift Cards: City Centre Mall
Being a relative newcomer to my neighbourhood I haven’t spent a lot of time browsing my ‘new’ mall The City Centre Mall. So I figured I would start Operation Gift Card there. Stop one was the Gap. I used to work at the Gap so I had a lot of clothes from there as a teenager. This made one of my aunts believe that I really liked that store (I don’t hate it but I don’t...
Operation Gift Cards
This Christmas after the food coma finally lifted and my presents had been put away I inteviabely had a few gift cards floating around my wallet. But as I slotted them into my purse I realized I still had some gift cards from other random occasions throughout the year as well as some from LAST Christmas. Some I didn’t even know how much money they had on them. I hold on to them thinking...
The song came on in the car today and as the repititious rhythm floated into my ears my mind floated back to a hot summer evening standing a few feet away from the lanky man with the beautiful acoustic guitar. It was one of the hottest days of the year - but in spite of that, or perhaps because of that, my friend and I had our pre-concert dinner on the patio. We washed down pub fare with the...