Congratulations! You’ve decided that this is the perfect time to finally get in shape. Have you priced out exercise equipment or gym memberships yet? If not, brace yourself for a bit of sticker shock! Getting in shape can take a significant chu... Read more
It's holiday gift time again, and, like me, you may be at a loss as to what to buy your fitness-loving loved ones, especially those who are already decked in top-notch performance wear and already own the best workout gear. Well, here's an of... Read more
Have you ever experienced a feeling of sticker shock when the grocery store cashier announced your total? Do you wonder how such a large percentage of your paycheck fits into a few measly bags? Groceries are expensive, especially these days, when man... Read more
These days, a monthly stock up of skin care products, shampoo, conditioner and makeup can cost you a pretty penny, even if you don’t buy top of the line beauty products. And if you’re like the average woman, you’ll shell out $15,000... Read more
As a pet owner, sometimes it takes a while to find the perfect pet food. You want to satisfy your own desire for something that is healthy, wholesome, made with (or without) certain ingredients, and that makes you feel like the responsible and loving... Read more
I look at all of the so called sales that I see advertised all year long and feel that prices must be artificially inflated if they can afford to discount all of these items on a regular basis.
I do my best to never pay "full price" for anything... Read more
The holidays are a time of great stress to some folks and I can appreciate that and also to each their own. For me the holiday can be as mixed up, jumbled up, times switched, people not showing up and all the other nightmares some people get all work... Read more
There is a small bakery in town that makes absolutely wonderful bread. They bake for our local health food stores, restaurants, the hospital and sell to regular customers.
I usually buy a loaf of multi grain bread once every 2 weeks and keep in... Read more
This is typical of how I shop for most items, particularly food. Our local store got in a shipment of large Braeburn apples and was selling them for $1.49 @ lb. So I bought 4 of them to see if they were good. They were. I went back to the store... Read more
So it seems this may be becoming a popular thing with my friend group, anyone have suggestions? I checked the nutritional facts, hoping to see one that was decent, but they're all over 900 cals, even the green bean crispers. Anyone who has gone befor... Read more
Many bricks-and-mortar retail stores clearly tell you that any "price match" that they offer does not apply to matching online vendor prices. Not always true! Recently got in-store price match by comparing a "ship-to-store" price elsewhere, also on... Read more
This is for every actress/actor or anyone connected to theater out there dealing with the struggles and triumphs of a thankless but wonderful business! It's hard being in a group of perfect bodies!... Read more
How much attention do you pay to the cans, boxes and bottles you buy at the supermarket? If you pay close attention, you might have noticed your favorite products--even healthier ones--shrinking. If, like most consumers, you just grab an item and tos... Read more
The Perfect Pushup is one of the most popular fitness tools around right now. For about $40 you can snag these specially designed pushup handles that rotate. But pushups are a pretty simple exercise, and they're great because they work so many muscle... Read more
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