Yep, I’ve been hit my the lottery virus! Who hasn’t?? I bought my tickets yesterday and I plan on winning!
What would I do with a half billion dollars. Hmmm… Of course I’d take care of my family first, retire next, and of course share with some of my favorite charities. I almost feel as though that was the perfect response to a Miss America question.
Now what would I really do? First I’d tell everyone I ran into because I’m not good at keeping happy secrets. Then I’d put the ticket in a really safe place like I have with other valuable items that I can’t remember where I put them. Who knows what I might find in the process of hiding it. Next, I’d definitely celebrate and I mean celebrate. The next day when I would have gathered my modest composure, I’d have to do some serious thinking about how to share, invest and of all things SPEND! I’m all for stimulating the economy!
Spending would be the fun part. I’d retire so someone else could take my position and earn an income. Travel agents would be knocking on my door because there are a million sights I’ve never seen. Hubby and I would do the Fire and Ice cruises to thoroughly discuss our future. I guess we would have to travel through Europe, but before that I have to see the rest of the United States. Hubby would definitely insist on buying an RV to explore the States. We would probably share some wealth in Canada too. Mexico is too dangerous to visit at the moment. My dream though is to live on a tropical island, basking in the sun on a white sand beach, watching the Palm trees swaying in the breeze. Why you may ask? This is why: