OK, so for the last almost 16 years, I've saved, for some odd and sentimental reason, every fortune that 2nd Man and I have ever received from our fortune cookies. Hey, what can I say, we enjoy Chinese food!
For awhile, I just dropped them into a small box we had, but after a couple of years, they started to overflow. So then I started taking them, folded slightly...
...and dropping them through the top of this retro vase with a flower frog wire mesh top.
Then I just take the jar, shake it a few times so that they fall down into it and...
Hmm...I wonder how many missed winning lotto numbers are in there?
I figure it will make a great crafty project someday, but of course, I don't know what we'll do. I guess I'll figure out something in time, not that I need to do it now. I just thought it would be fun to blog about.
Either that, or someday, long after we're gone, someone will stumble across it in a thrift store and wonder what the heck someone was thinking, LOL! Hey maybe it will inspire a mystery novel!
Do any of you have any silly things you collect that you hope to one day do something with?