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Phone Frustrations, etc

December 14th, 2016 at 08:35 pm

DH told me on Monday that he wanted to send his stepdad a card with a few photos from the wedding. He had supposedly hurt himself that morning and didn't come.

I was surprised, but happy to do it.

So on the way home tonight I stopped at Walgreen's to use their photo kisok.

When I opened the app, my phone which was at 24%, went dead. The photo lady told me I could plug into the kisok and charge my phone while using the kisok.

So .. I tried that. My phone wouldn't charge. Finally, the lady let me use a charger plugged into the wall. My phone came back on at 24%! Then went dead as soon as I opened the app.

Again, I got my phone ack on. But this time just tried using the kisok. But I couldn't get my phone to connect to it.

At that point I gave up and came home. Where I placed an order at CVS which I'll pock up tomorrow. I got 12 pictures (2 sets of 6) for $2 after a coupon.

I hope DH likes the photos, because so far they've been a royal pain.

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I'm looking forward to our dinner out tomorrow night. We'll be eating at one of the oldest restaurants in Lincoln - Billy's. We went there last year for my birthday, and both loved it. So now for a repeat. Smile
(We have a restaurant's.com coupon for $25 off - good thing, because it's not cheap.)

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On Tusday there was a fire in Omaha at one of Sprint's substation's? It knocked out cell and data service in Omaha, Lincoln and surrounding areas for most of the day.

It also affected us at the bus station - the gps system to track the buses is based off of Sprint's towers. It basically made it so what is already a finicky program, nearly unusable.

Here's hoping it'll be working tomorrow!

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I'm taking off Friday. I plan on seeing Hacksaw Ridge in the morning (matinee), go to the ABC and see if they have Wham yet, shop at shopkpo for some sweaters, and take my car to have its brakes checked. Mostly fun stuff, with something necessary thrown in. Smile

5 Responses to “Phone Frustrations, etc”

  1. Petunia 100 Says:

    I thought Hacksaw Ridge was an excellent movie. Hope you enjoy. Smile

  2. Frugaltexan75 Says:

    Thanks Petunia. I'm looking forward to seeing it. Desmond Doss is kind of an SDA hero. Smile I remember learning about him in elementary school.

  3. VS_ozgirl Says:

    Have fun on your day off!

  4. creditcardfree Says:

    I've never heard of Billy's! I'm shocked. I now have to ask my parents if they ever went there. Looks yummy!

  5. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Thanks VS!

    CCF - it's a really nice place. There's constantly either Groupons or restaurant com certificates for it. Which is good, because it is pricy without the coupons. It is pricy WITH the coupons. (Our meal, after the $25 coupon + $15 tip was $57.77. You tip on the total before the coupon.)

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