The packrat in me had some major fun today. I went with Shannon to about 35-40 garage sales in Eagle Lake/Mankato during their annual city wide garage sale day.
Garage stereo system $3.00
$FREE$..limited to 5 per child... I didn't ask how many adults can take
Baby clothes for my neice/nephew (shhh, its a secret!) $.50 each
#1 Driver $1.00
Full can of spray adhesive $1.00
Grabber thing... basically bought to bug Shannon while we walked to all the sales
Brand new fluorescent shop light $5.00
100'* of used golf balls...$5.00!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! obvisouly they didn't know how much they were worth
Spray Snow... $FREE$... I have no idea what we need them for, but Shannon wanted them. Wanna know why? So we could have the plastic case holding them
Some old ladies car cleaning supplies.. $1.50
Most of it was junk, but there was some Meg'* cleaner wax and Quik Detailer...
scrap oak strips $FREE$
Shannon wanted this... $1.00
Here is what the bike looks like right now... its gonna get a nice paintjob and a well needed tuneup.. I figure I can get $50 after I'm done with it.
antique lawn trimmer - $3.00
Dell OptiPlex 400 - Pent4 1.3Ghz/256mb/30gb/dvd/cdrw with keyboard and mouse - $35
HP Laserjet 4200 with about 700 pages left on the toner $10