Contents [ on < off]
Day 1 Starting off right
Day 2 Crab oversight
Day 3 Out with Aaron for a bite
Day 4 Starr bright
Day 5 Update on Soxite
Day 6 Late night
Day 7 Punkin alight
Day 8 Like a Miyagi-ite
Day 9 Dynomite!
Day 10 Savings plight
Day 11 Nostalgic excite
Day 12 Bartering blight
Day 13 Out of state reunite
Day 14 Terrapin smite
Day 15 Avoiding daylight
Day 16 Second fortnight
Day 17 Entertaining knight
Day 18 Comedic insight
Day 19 Not much to write
Day 20 Apocalyptic flight
Day 21 Wolfpack fight
Day 22 Hidden from sight
Day 23 Not quite alright
Day 24 New site byte
Day 25 Kung Pow ignite
Day 26 Just white
Day 27 Kennedy invite
Day 28 Hokie might
Day 29 Getting tight
Day 30 Wildcat delight
Hang out with friends more often

The Plan

Every so often I realize that I've been spending too much. As a result I take a month (although the first time was 40 days) and 'fast' on spending. It's not easy, but it's quite helpful in many ways. Each time I've done this I have actually made between 50 and 200 dollars. Combine that with the money I didn't spend, and the fact that I reformed my spending, it can have a big impact financially.


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Cash: $7

Day 3: Out with Aaron for a bite

I walked to work and did my usual yogurt for breakfast. I brought in ramen noodles, cheese and an apple for lunch but Aaron was really dying to go to Roma's so we did that. He'd owed me for numerous Au Bon Pain muffins and such.

After work we did a movie outside. Instead of having to rent Office Space, Dan loaned me his copy. He also brought by a computer I can play with.

John and Aaron came over for the movie and brought hamburger buns, hotdog buns and 4 tomatoes. We decided it was too cold to grill out so we stuck to brats for dinner. The tomatoes and extra buns stayed at the house in exchange for the brats. Matt, Jackie and Benjamin came for the movie as well. It was a little cold but still a lot of fun. I gave the movie to Jackie afterward so he could get it to Dan the next day.


Acquired: movie, pizza, computer
Consumed: pizza, yogurt, brats

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