I had a totally different post planned for today, but since I found our mailbox full with stuff when I got back from the library, I changed my mind the last minute.
I'll start with "receiving". After a few days without getting any mail at all (not even junk!), today we got a lot of envelopes and packages :D. I got an unexpected letter from my aunt :p and a couple of goodies I was indeed expecting.
A while back, over at Selective Potential, I was awarded a gift certificate from InPink. The first 40 (!) people to comment in one of Tieka's posts got a $40 gift card; and yes, I was one of the lucky ladies!
I chose to get a silver cuff I had my eye on for a while and a necklace.
I also got a lovely vintage dress I won in an auction at E-Bay for really cheap :). It looks big, but I've just tried it on and I look even fatter in it, haha, so I'll have to wait to start wearing it; hopefully, I'll be able to in summer! ;)
This is way overdue :( ... These are the goodies that I won at Jenna's blog. She was sooo sweet, she sent the prizes to all the people who took part in her giveaway!!! Isn't she amazing? If you haven't met her yet, go say hi! She'll melt your heart :).
Sorry, I didn't post this sooner, Jenna! :( Oh, and needless to say, Dante and Dimitri love their toys, hehe :P.
One last thing under receiving (or both, actually)! Tonight I'm having a meeting and dinner at a restaurant with the people from the library; all the volunteers were invited to eat out. It's nice to be rewarded for all the time and effort we put there :). I'll see if I can snap a photo or two and then share them here with you.
OK, time for the "giving" part! ;) It needs a brief explanation: yesterday, I ran into a status on Facebook that reads as follows: