"Spending every dime
For a wonderful time.
Now, if you're blue
And you don't know where to go to -
Why don't you go where fashion sits?
Puttin' on the Ritz ..."
DAY 354: I got some great news today that I wasn't expecting! I'm grateful to report that I'll be getting the annual Merit Bonus in a couple of days ... a substantial amount. Since I taught mostly "standard" level students last year, I didn't think I'd qualify for the bonus since it is based on State test scores. I guess they did better than I thought they would! Thankfully, this bonus will allow me to pay off the small balance I have on one credit card (Best Buy, of course) and continue my comfortable "debt-free" lifestyle ...