So, it’s still in the planning stages, but I’m thinking what this blog needs is a weekly feature in which I write in excrutiating detail about the frivolous items that I’m currently, well, jonesing for.
These are usually things like necklaces or purses that I really really really want, and really really really don’t need.
The jones usually starts when I see the object of my desire in a store but decide it’s overpriced. Then, comes the tortured internal dialogue. Here’s an example:
ME: I love love love this Amrita Singh powder pink necklace. It would look soooooo cute with a black sweater and jeans.
INTERNAL VOICE: Seriously? Do you REALLY need another necklace?
ME: Well, no, i don’t need it. But I LOVE it. I already know where I’d wear it.’
(REALLY IRRITATING) INTERNAL VOICE: Don’t you know the economy is failing? What if you get laid off? Can you eat that necklace? Continue reading