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How to Find Brand Name Clothes for Less

If there’s one thing I hate spending a ton of money on, it’s clothes.  Styles come and go too frequently for my taste, and the thought of spending $40 on one garment just makes me cringe.  That’s why I shop for clothes in more unconventional ways.

In the early days of my marriage, I think my hubby was embarrassed that I bought used clothes.  He always bought them new, and didn’t understand why I didn’t want to do the same.  I made less money back then than I do now, so I wasn’t about to waste my entire retail paycheck on the latest pair of “fashionable” shoes.  My goal was simply to find quality, brand name clothes for less money.

Fast forward about 17 years, and my clothes shopping habits have not really changed much.  However, there are a lot more options available now, and that’s what I want to share with you today.  I hardly ever shop at regular department stores because what I’ve been able to find through thrifty shopping is just as good or better.  I regularly find clothes from such brands as –

  • Ann Taylor
  • LOFT
  • Talbot’s
  • Limited
  • Calvin Klein
  • Michael Kors
  • I.N.C.
  • Jones New York
  • H&M
  • Zara
  • White House | Black Market

Here’s my list of 5 great places where you can find brand name clothes for less.  πŸ™‚

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Thrift Stores

Shopping at thrift stores has been my go-to option since the very beginning.  Where I live, there are not a ton of options for thrift stores, but I do pretty well at Goodwill, the Salvation Army Store, and a couple of smaller local shops. I cannot tell you how many times I have found clothes with the tags still on them and with prices that would give my bank account a heart attack.  There’s just no reason to pay that much!!!

What makes these places even better is shopping on sale days.  Half price days are common at both Goodwill and Salvation Army, but the days vary at both stores.  For instance, it’s normal for Salvation Army to have 1/2 price tags on a certain color tag throughout the week, but then put all clothes at half price every Wednesday.

Probably the best thing I have available near me is the Goodwill Bargain Barn.  To shop there, you need patience and a shopping cart cuz you’ll be there awhile.  It’s similar to shopping at a yard sale in the sense that there is no dressing room, and you need to know your size based on the brand before you go in.  All the clothes are priced at $1.75/lb.  They rotate the bins of clothes every 30-45 minutes, and I’ve been known to be in there for 2 hours and not even realize it.  Hey, in the end it’s all worth it – I usually leave with a giant bag of clothes (at least 25-30 pieces, maybe more if they’re lightweight) for $20-$30.  That’s my kind of deal!

Instagram

I didn’t even know this was a thing until I first joined Instagram, but there are some ladies that are making some serious $$$ selling their brand name clothes for less on IG!  Instagram originally caught my eye thanks to this video.  I had no idea that women were finding and offering such great bargains on social media!

I haven’t gone clothes shopping there in several months, but there are definitely some bargains to be had.  For instance, I bought a beautiful pair of light tan Talbot’s dress pants for about $10, and they were in perfect condition.

The downside of shopping on Instagram is similar to the Bargain Barn in that you need to know your size based on the brand.  Most of the time, there is no return policy so you’ll need to shop carefully.

Consignment Stores

These stores will vary according to your area, but there are some chain stores that have started to pop up such as Clothes Mentor, Plato’s Closet, and Once Upon a Child (for babies and kids).  There are one or two other local stores in my area that I visit frequently, too.  

Here’s what I like to do – take the clothes you’re no longer wearing into the store.  Don’t worry too much if they won’t take everything…they really can’t.  Once you’ve been given your offer, some stores will offer you an additional percentage if you want to apply it to store credit.  For instance, Clothes Mentor will give me an additional 25% of my offer if I use it as store credit rather than have them pay me cash.

Other stores work the opposite.  You only get a payout once your item(s) sell.  In those cases, I like to wait until my items have sold before I go back in to cash out/shop.  

Consignment stores are picky because they only want to accept the items they think their shoppers will buy.  Take great care of your clothes, keep them in resale condition, and you’ll be able to “trade” for some new-to-you items every few months.

Swap.com

Swap.com is a new site for me, and boy, it is addicting!!  They literally have over 50,000+ items in stock ready to buy – HOLY COW!!!  The prices they have are so affordable, and you really can’t go wrong if you check out their clearance section.  There you’ll find additional savings of 25-35%.  Some shirts are as low as $5 which is a great bargain.  

One thing I love about them is that they have a maternity section.  In my opinion, there’s nothing worse than having to buy a certain type or size of clothes that’s worn for a few months.  And if you’ve shopped for brand new maternity clothes, you know that they’re priced ridiculously high.  That’s what makes Swap.com a great source for maternity clothes.  When I’m ready to plan for baby #2, I will definitely be shopping there first!

Most importantly, it’s a great site to share with your friends.  Every time you refer a friend that makes a purchase, you get a $20 credit!

Yard Sales

Last but not least are yard sales.  I don’t get out to many of these anymore simply because of time constraints, and truthfully, there aren’t too many things better in this life than sleeping in on a Saturday morning.  But if you’re an early riser and love a bargain, then you can score some incredible deals on clothes at yard sales.  In my opinion, clothes are always in abundance.  To find the nicer brand-name options, you really need to go to the nicer areas of your town/city.

Before you head out, have a game plan in place.  A lot of people now post their yard sales on Craigslist and Facebook (specifically the buy/sell groups).  Map out an area with the addresses you want to visit, and be on the road at least before 7am.  The early bird really does get the worm when it comes to yard sales!

So, there you have it – 5 amazing places where you find brand name clothes for less!  By visiting some of these places occasionally, you can have a fresh, stylish closet for next to nothing!

Where do you typically do your bargain clothes shopping?  I’d love to know your tips, too!

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MooMoo and Tutu Birthday Party

Plan your own Moomoo and Tutu Birthday Party with tips and tricks to make yours a success!

Welcome to another week in the 52 Weeks of Pinterest Challenge hosted by Glitter on a Dime!  It’s a great challenge for those of us that have become Pinterest hoarders.  We’re all just waiting for the day when we’ll actually do some of those pins!

This past week, it was all about planning and decorating for a 2 year old Moomoo and Tutu Birthday Party for my little toddler.  And I didn’t just use one pin….I used a bunch!  See below for all the exciting details.  πŸ™‚

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I actually used quite a few different pins for inspiration with this Moomoo and Tutu Birthday Party.  Believe me, I am no party planner by any stretch of the imagination, but I like to think I have a pretty good eye for setting up a nice spread of food with just enough decor.  πŸ˜‰  I set a budget for myself of $150 for everything (costume, food, and decor), and I so proud that I didn’t go over that amount.  Let me just say that it pays to have a Dollar Tree nearby, and also, there’s no shame in hunting the clearance aisle!

My first pinned idea was an easy and inexpensive backdrop made out of plastic tablecloths.  I mean really…this pin had me at easy (bonus points that it was also cheap).  All I had to do was take three tablecloths and stack them on top of each other, and staple along the short edge.  From there I hung it up on the wall with tacks.  Once it was hung, I started cutting strips through all three layers (starting at the bottom).  I cut my strips about 3″ apart, and about 4-5″ from the top.  Once the strips were cut, I just did a quick braid and stapled it to keep it in place.  Nothing to it!  I used two different shades of pink and white in the middle.  I doubled up the tablecloths, so it was only $6 total for this backdrop.

 
The next bit of inspiration I had was from this pin.  I didn’t want to have all my forks and napkins just sitting out (my little one loves to grab everything in sight now), so I thought wrapping them would be a cute touch.  Forks were bought on my Dollar Tree trip (where I found the tablecloths), and the napkins (cow print and pink) were from Hobby Lobby.  I wrapped each fork in the napkin and added a bit of raffia.  

Now, one thing that I did add that was not inspired by Pinterest were these cute cupcake toppers.  After last year’s birthday party, I decided that cupcakes would be the easiest for everyone (including the toddler).  But honestly, I had no idea what to put on the top.  I ordered 2 dozen vanilla flavored cupcakes, and had them iced in light pink, dark pink, and white.  After a quick Etsy search, I decided these would be the most appropriate toppers.  I love how they added just the right touch against the pink cupcakes – so cute!!

All of the other pins that I tried were related to recipes.

The first one was this punch recipe.  WOW – it was SOOO good!  It was probably the one thing that EVERYONE loved.  I am definitely going to be saving it for future get-togethers.  It was that good!

The second recipe pin I tried was for these crockpot meatballs.  I deviated just a little bit from the recipe, and actually went with turkey meatballs (still delish!) instead of beef.  I also went with store brand sauce instead of Classico.  No one was the wiser.  πŸ˜‰  I also offered some grated parmesan cheese on the side.

The last recipe pin I tried was for a fruit dip.  I have a go-to fruit dip recipe that I’ve made more time than I can count, but I wanted something a little different this year that wasn’t so sweet (hello – did you see all the icing on those cupcakes?!).  This dip was a nice alternative.  I liked the touch of maple syrup, but next time I think I won’t use quite as much…the flavor was a bit overpowering.

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Here are the details for everything else –

  • Tablecloth was cow print (not available on website), and it came from Hobby Lobby as did the plates.  I spread some wide burlap ribbon down the center of the table to break up all that cow print!  
  • Most of my serving trays were from Dollar Tree, and were clear plastic.
  • The metal holder for the forks/napkins was a clearance find from Hobby Lobby.
  • I made some simple little signs for the table (“Moo Moo” meatballs, garden patch, pretty in pink punch) with Canva.

Plan your own Moomoo and Tutu Birthday Party with tips and tricks to make yours a success!

All in all, the party was a great success.  It was small in number, but that was due to icy roads that were quite treacherous in some areas.  Needless to say, we had a lot of leftovers!  I was really pleased with the theme, and I think Little Miss Two enjoyed wearing her cow-print inspired tutu for the day.

To see all the pins that inspired our Moomoo and Tutu Birthday Party theme, click here.

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Crock Pot BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches have never been this easy to make! Simply pull out your crock pot and let it do all the work!

Welcome to another week in the 52 Weeks of Pinterest Challenge hosted by Glitter on a Dime!  It’s a great challenge for those of us that have become Pinterest hoarders.  We’re all just waiting for the day when we’ll actually do some of those pins!

This past week, I decided to try my hands at a recipe for BBQ pulled pork sandwiches from this pin.  It was definitely a Pinterest success!  Read on for all the details!  πŸ™‚

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Just like last week’s Pinterest attempt, I tried another Weight Watchers recipe.  I’ve been on WW since Dec. 31, and while I’ve had more cheat days than I would care to admit, I have lost 4 pounds so far and I’m quite happy with that.  My goal is to lose 15 lbs. by the end of March.  So far, I’m on a pretty good track!

Now, before we tackle this recipe, here’s one thing you should know.  I have grown up on Memphis-style BBQ, and have a certain taste expectation.  I’ve tried BBQ in other areas of the country, and if you like a sweet BBQ like I do, the best place you’ll find that is in Memphis.  Needless to say, I was a little nervous trying out a sauce recipe completely from scratch.  But on the flip side, I did like knowing exactly everything that went into it.  

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches have never been this easy to make!  Simply pull out your crock pot and let it do all the work!

Here’s the full recipe –

  • 1 (15 ounce) can tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 4 pork loin chops

First, line your crock pot with a crock pot liner.  Trust me, clean up will be soooo much easier if you do!  Next, add the tomato sauce, honey and all seasonings and mix well.  This recipe makes a LOT of sauce, so you might be able to double up on your pork chops if you need to feed a large crowd.

Next, add your pork chops.  Spoon your sauce mixture over them until completely covered.

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches have never been this easy to make!  Simply pull out your crock pot and let it do all the work!

Cook on low for 4 to 6 hours or on high for 2 to 3 hours.  Meat will literally fall apart when done!  Gently separate meat with a pair of forks.  Serve on your bread of choice.

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches have never been this easy to make!  Simply pull out your crock pot and let it do all the work!

I served these on Healthy Life Wheat Sandwich Buns.  It’s not what I originally had in mind, but when you’re counting every single point, you can’t afford to waist them on bread.  These were only 2 points per bun!

And the sauce came out quite well – much better than I expected!  I was a little nervous adding vinegar to the mix because there are some vinegar-based BBQ sauces that are not my cup of tea.  I prefer a sweet BBQ sauce, and the honey gave this sauce just the right amount of sweet flavor!

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches have never been this easy to make!  Simply pull out your crock pot and let it do all the work!

When you live in the South, particularly in the Memphis area, it’s a given that you’ll be eating a lot of BBQ pulled pork.  I mean, you’re almost not really from Memphis if you don’t!  While I’ll leave the smoking and rib-making to the experts, I will definitely add this recipe to my dinner rotation and make it again.

As for the WW points, a serving size of BBQ pulled pork (about 1/2 of one pork chop) is just 6 Points Plus.  Add that with the bun and it’s just 8 points total. 

Crock Pot BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches
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Ingredients
  1. 1 (15 ounce) can tomato sauce
  2. 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  3. 2 teaspoons onion powder
  4. 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  5. 1/4 cup honey
  6. 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  7. 1 teaspoon chili powder
  8. 1/2 teaspoon salt
  9. 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  10. 4 pork loin chops
Instructions
  1. Place liner inside crockpot (optional)
  2. Mix sauce, honey and all seasonings in crockpot.
  3. Lay pork chops in sauce and spoon sauce over chops until covered.
  4. Cook on high 2-3 hours or on low for 4-6 hours until chops reach an internal temperature of 165 degrees.
  5. Serve alone or with your choice of bun.
Notes
  1. Recipe makes a lot of sauce, so you may want to double up your pork chops.
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How I Earn Free Gift Cards Every Month

I’m going to let you in on a little secret…

There are all sorts of ways to get free money.  You may be doing it the easy way by using coupons and rebate apps to save money on your groceries.  I’m here to tell you that there are ways to earn even more.

There are all sorts of programs/websites/apps that will pay you money for you doing certain activities.  These may be downloading an app, watching a video, taking a survey, clicking through a slideshow, or redeeming an offer.  Most programs give you points for these activities, which you then redeem for free gift cards.

**This is the prime way I earn extra money for my grocery budget each month.**

 

Why not spend money that I got for FREE instead of money that I worked hard for?!  Sounds like a no brainer to me.  πŸ™‚

By no means is this an all-inclusive post about all the MANY sites that are available to earn free gift cards.  However, they are the websites and apps that I have personally been successful with, and would recommend hands down.  I’m going to offer you a few program suggestions that can get you started and on your way to earning some free gift cards immediately.

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Swagbucks

This is my top recommendation as I’ve found it to be the easiest, most user-friendly platform of them all to earn free gift cards.

 
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You Can Get Free Gift Cards For Shopping, Searching and Discovering What’s Online at Swagbucks.com

I’ve been a Swagbucks member for a long time, but I didn’t start to really use my account diligently until a few months ago.  I wanted to find a way to earn some extra cash, but didn’t want something that felt like a “job.”  What I love about Swagbucks is that I can do it on my own time.  There’s absolutely zero commitment, and I get out whatever I put in.  I’ll use it regularly for 2-3 days, then give myself a break.  

I’ve found that the smartphone app is the most convenient way to do activities.  For instance, I can set it up on a video channel, and practically leave it there to run itself.  Once in a while, I’ll need to click an “x” to move on from an ad, but I don’t find that to be a huge deal.  Generally, for every 6 videos that you watch through the app, you can earn 2 points.  Occasionally, there are little promotions that offer double Swagbucks for watching videos.  Make sure you have your notifications on your cell phone so you can take advantage of these while they’re available!

If you don’t have a smartphone, don’t let that deter you.  There’s even more opportunities available on the actual website. 

How you make money is simple – for every activity you complete, you earn points.  Each point is worth 1 penny.  As your points add up, you can redeem them for free gift cards!  The ones I redeem on a regular basis are Amazon, Walmart, and Target.  And just to give you an idea of how easy it is, 300 points can net you a $3 gift card…sweet!

Once per month, you are also allowed a discount on your first redeemed gift card.  For instance, you can get an Amazon gift card that would normally cost 2500 points (valued at $25) for only 2200 points (valued at $22)!

How do you earn points?  That’s easy, too!  There are literally TONS of ways to do it, but I stick with the tried-and-true offers.  Those are completing surveys, watching videos, searching the web, online shopping (doing it through them earns you cash back), and printing grocery coupons.  There are other things to do besides those, but I’ve found those to be the easiest.  Printing the coupons is a no-brainer because every time I redeem a coupon printed through Swagbucks, I get 10 extra points.  It can take a few weeks for those points to show up in my account, but it’s a happy surprise when they do.  πŸ˜‰  I already use coupons on a regular basis, so I might as well get even more money back, ya know?

Do I have you intrigued to start swagging?  If so, just click this link to set up your own account.  Once you’ve earned your first 300 points, you’ll get a $3 bonus!

InboxDollars


InboxDollars is another website similar to Swagbucks, but it has a slightly different platform.  What is unique about them is instead of using a points system, they tell you exactly how much money you will earn for each activity.  For example, a survey could earn you anywhere from $.50 to $3.  You’ll know on the front end before starting an activity how much the payout will be.

Just a couple of unique features they have –

  • If you download the app on your smartphone and have your location settings turned on, you will occasionally get an alert for a quick $.05 for “checking in” at a local store (such as a Walgreens, Target, etc.).  I don’t get it every time I visit one of these places, but I make sure to click the alert to grab that nickle while it’s there.  πŸ™‚
  • They also have a daily trivia feature where you can either win a quick penny or “sweeps” to enter a sweepstakes.

Ibotta

If you’re going to go to the grocery store, you might as well make some money from it!  Ibotta has quickly become one of my favorite ways to earn cash back.  Simply download their smartphone app and add some items.  Once you’ve purchased those items at your favorite store, scan your receipt and items to earn money back!  Once you’ve earned a minimum of $20, you can cash it out to Paypal or a large selection of gift cards.  And believe me, getting to $20 will be the easiest thing since sliced bread.

I usually cash out my rebates to a grocery store (Walmart or Target), and that helps me bring my final grocery store total down a lot.  And a quick tip about Target – take all your gift cards to the Guest Services counter and ask them to load everything onto one card.  Will be the biggest time saver of your life (and your cashier will thank you)!

Related reading – 10 Apps that Will Significantly Trim Your Grocery Budget

Fetch Rewards

Fetch is fairly new to me, but I love it because there’s really nothing to it!  All you do is go to the grocery store and upload your receipt into their smartphone app.  Simple as that!  Specific items and brands will earn you extra points, but if your receipt contains none of those brands, don’t worry.  You will still receive a minimum of 25 points per receipt. 

Once you’ve reached a minimum of 3000 points, you can redeem it for a $3 gift card!  And honestly, their gift card collection is second to none – the choices are endless!  

I’ll help you get a head start on your points, too.  Simply use my referral code (PR6UM) when you sign up, and you will get a bonus 1500 points.  You can even go back to scan any receipts from the past 2 weeks and get credit for them, so snag those points while you still can!

Do you know how easy it is to earn free gift cards? It's almost no work at all! Check out this quick post for some ways to earn some extra money today.

So, there you have it – 4 places where you can earn free gift cards on a regular basis.  What you earn really is determined by how much time you invest.  I don’t have a ton of free time, but when I do, I make the most of it by hopping onto one of these apps.

Do you have any ways that you make a little extra cash on the side?  Leave a comment below to let me know!

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Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes – 52 Weeks of Pinterest

These Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes are not to be missed! At only 2 WWPP each, you can eat more than one with no guilt!

I came across the coolest challenge earlier tonight – 52 Weeks of Pinterest.  If you’re like me, you’ve pinned and pinned so many things that you think you’ll get around to doing one day.  Well, today is that day.  πŸ™‚  

Introducing the 52 Weeks of Pinterest Challenge!  I found this over at Glitter on a Dime, and right away, I knew I had to participate in it, too.  I’ve been pinning on Pinterest like crazy lately, mostly Weight Watchers recipe ideas since once of my 2018 New Year’s resolutions was to lose weight.  And just within the past week, I’ve been trying some of them out.  That means this challenge came along at the perfect time!  Since I missed being able to post last week, I’m going to double up on posting this week.

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52 Weeks of Pinterest

My first Pinterest venture were these really tasty looking Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes.  (And just to be clear on the WW version I follow, I’m using the Points Plus system.)  I had already been on the diet for about 4 days, and my sweet tooth had come around to say “hello.”  Fruit was not cutting it anymore…this girl was craving chocolate.  Needless to say, I was so very excited to find this recipe

Now, the blog post is about 6 years old, and I don’t think it’s been updated or offers any new comments from the main author, but the relevant points are all there.  I mean, the chocolate points are really all that matter, right?  πŸ˜‰

I had both the cake mix and the soda on hand in my kitchen, so this was already an “eating from my pantry” success story before even being able to taste them.  

These Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes are not to be missed! At only 2 WWPP each, you can eat more than one with no guilt!

Here’s the gist of the recipe –

  • One box of cake mix (any type of chocolate flavor will do, but I used Devil’s Food Cake for this recipe)
  • One 12 oz. can of diet sodaDiet Dr. Pepper was what I had on hand
  • Bake according to the temperature on the cake mix box, and make exactly 20 cupcakes.
  • Cook for approx. 15-16 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

That’s literally it.  No, I’m not kidding.

I couldn’t believe that I didn’t need to add anything else.  No oil, eggs, water…nada.  Just the mix and the soda.  But here’s a tip – dark mixes need to go with dark sodas.  I’m planning to try this with a white or yellow mix and a Sprite Zero, so we’ll see how it compares.

Now, the one area where I didn’t match the original recipe was the cooking time.  She stated that she only needed to cook hers for 10 minutes; mine took closer to 15.  I tested them at 10 minutes, but my toothpick did not come back clean until after 15-16 minutes.  But hey, every oven is different.

How did they taste?

Simply delicious.

I mean, really.  They were so light and moist.  It is a slightly different texture from a cake that has eggs, oil, etc. in it, but trust me, these were great for only being 2 WW points.  And they filled the immediate sweet tooth I had.

However, I do have one small observation/complaint.  After a few days, they get almost too moist.  The cupcake wrappers have started to separate from the cake, and they stick to my teeth more now than they did during the first 48 hours since baking.

Would I make them again?

Definitely.  What’s not to love about chocolate?  And I love the cracked top – reminds me of a cookie.  πŸ˜‰

These Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes are not to be missed! At only 2 WWPP each, you can eat more than one with no guilt!

If you’re interested in joining the 52 Weeks of Pinterest challenge, then make sure you head on over to Heather’s Facebook Group where everyone participating can share their weekly updates.  (I was going to say progress, but I’m sure you’ve heard and seen plenty of Pinterest fails.  I’ve experienced my fair share of them, and no doubt I’ll have some more during this challenge.)

Do these Weight Watchers Chocolate Cupcakes look yummy enough for you to try?  I’m still on the hunt for a low WW points icing recipe, so send it my way if you find a good one.  πŸ˜‰