We've all needed new things in our life. Something we own is always either close to breaking, or is broken beyond repair. Well, looks like it's time to go shopping isn't it?

Luckily we're in an area with a lot of shops, so finding the item you need shouldn't be hard. You find the item you need, possibly on sale, and you get it. You treat it with care (it is new after all), and take it all the way home.

Finally, the moment has arrived! You get to the unboxing of the item. The excitement obviously is very high, because hey, new items are always fun to add.

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You take out the item, look it over, and your heart sinks. Why would your heart sink? For one simple reason:

The item you bought was broken before you bought it.

Yes, the new item that you had bought, was sadly already unusable when you bought it. But why would bring this oddly specific life event up? Well, it happened to me this past weekend.

When you're moving, things that you used constantly may get roughed up in the process of getting carried around or moved into the new place. As the family was helping with the move, we decided to upgrade an item to something new.

We brought the new item, brought it back to the new place, and found out it was broken. Thankfully, we were able to exchange the item, but isn't it heartbreaking to see the new item you bought was broken?

Hopefully this has never happened to you, but if it has, let us know via our station app.

Why the Most Expensive House in Belton, Texas is Perfect For Parties

This spacious 3 bedroom, 5 bath home in Belton has 5,580 square feet, but the star of the show is the incredible piece of land that comes with it.

The property includes over 300 acres and is listed at $25,000,000. Let's explore the house, pool, and all the great places you can throw a party without leaving your home!

Texas in Top 10 Best States to Work from Home in America

How many people do you know that work from home? Since the pandemic, the number of employers with remote jobs has risen steadily.

WalletHub used 12 factors to compare 50 states and the District of Columbia, including the percentage of people working from home, internet cost, cybersecurity, plus size and population concentration of homes in the state.

Let's take a look at the states that are the best for remote work, and where Texas sits on the list nationwide.

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Feeling hot, hot, hot? Here are six of the best swimming holes in Texas to get your chill on and lower that core temperature.

Trips to Discover and The Crazy Tourist both list the following six places as the best places to cool off this summer in the great state of Texas. You'll want to keep this list handy as the mercury rises and the sweat starts to pour!

No Fares Needed: Go Back to School With This Bus Airbnb in Austin, Texas

When all of us were younger, we dreaded getting on the school bus, so why is this unique Airbnb in Austin, Texas so charming? The wheels on this bus don't go 'round and 'round, but board it and you'll be on the fastest route to rest and relaxation.

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