>> Monday, May 10, 2010
Have you ever been caught up in the hype? You just have to get the newest whatever-it-is that everyone's talking about?
Y'all I have to confess, I am caught up in the hype and coveting the iPad! It's like I have to get one NOW or else.
Really, I don't need it. Well not that anyone needs it, but you know what I mean. I have a lot of gadgets that I've collected over the years. Some of them don't even get used often. There might even be one little thing I just had to have that I still haven't opened. Now that particular thing wasn't like this, it wasn't a brand new thing I had to have. They'd been out for quite awhile and I actually had a planned use for it, it's one of those little flip camcorder thingies. I was going to capture lots of fun moments with the girls and maybe vlog. OK probably not vlog. But you can see that I had a reason for wanting one.
The iPad? I have no reasons for my desire. None. There is nothing that I can come up with to justify such a purchase.
So instead I've been entering giveaways to win one. And I keep saying I'm going to win it for Mr. H. Yeah I don't think he believes that for one second either, but that's my story and I'm sticking to it.
Well, you'll never guess what happened...The Pioneer Woman had a giveaway and one of the prizes was an iPad. Of course I jumped on that chance. Today I was catching up on my blog reading and PW had posted the winner of the iPad. The winner was Heather! OMGOSH! is what I said out loud to nobody. Guess you could say I was a little bit excited!
Upon further investigation I realized that Heather is a rather common name. Darn it!
So congrats to the Heather who actually won! And I'm back to coveting this silly gadget.