Monthly Archives: September 2006

Weed update

I got another letter for my other 1 acre lot.  I finally was able to talk to the Apple Valley Weed guy and he explained to me that this noxious weed law is a state law.  Unfortunately, the town of … Continue reading

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Telling your kids “No” on TMX Tickle Me Elmo

I saw this post on the All things Financial blog and thought it was interesting.  I’m not 100% sure that it is talking about me, but it sure seems like it. What’s Wrong With Simply Telling Your Kids No? I’m … Continue reading

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Got my first check since I started working…

On Saturday I got my first paycheck in over 2 years.  Ironically, I also got my rent checks from my property management company in Utah.  As I look at them both I ponder why I got these checks.  My paycheck is … Continue reading

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More Elmo news…

Last week at this time I did not know that a Tickle Me Elmo 10th Anniversary doll was coming out, but I did know that my front brake rotors were jacked and I really didn’t want to pay to fix … Continue reading

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Elmo update

As of today I’ve sold 3 of the 21 Elmos.  Total price of the auctions including shipping are $101, $90, $65.  Not bad for $40 toy.  While I won’t become rich selling these, I hope to make enough to pay for … Continue reading

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I got weed

Today I got a letter from the Mayor of Apple Valley in Utah.  Owning raw land is not as hassle free as I thought.  Apparently there is Scotch Thistle growing on one of my 1 acre lots in Utah.  Scotch … Continue reading

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The Elmo wave lasted 24 hours

My first Elmo Ebay auctions did not go so well.  There are the foreign money order scammers that bid up your auction, win and then send you the template email about how they are overseas and will send you a money order … Continue reading

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