Lessons learned from Recent Craigslist purchase; Don’t go two towns over to get something, unless you really really want it and the extra gas and time is worth it. Traffic is always a nightmare. (If you do go two towns over, don’t let the seller know you traveled a long way. Makes it hard to
I’m on sort of a product mascot kick this week. Have you noticed? I was perusing the local free newspaper and was stopped in my tracks by this enticing coupon. Haggen’s is a little upscale for our budget, but this $5 off $25 coupon should get us and many of the other riff-raff in the
I have started to notice a cyclical trend of product mascots, and it’s not pretty. Take this Vanilla Poptart Mascot. I don’t know his name, but he doesn’t look well. Look at his eyes! And he’s shivering, his tiny gloves and ill-fitting wool hat are not much help when you are sitting on a block
We got two dozen of the “Talking Annoying Orange” to try them out, when they arrived we promptly lost two to pilferage, they were much cooler that I thought so I went to stock up, alas my supplier sold his entire supply to some chain store. So, please enjoy these annoying talking oranges while they
We only have a few of these 20 inch lightweight formed plastic wall ears left. You can have all kinds of fun with these. We used to have one hanging in our rumpus room. I told people it was a Van Gogh! Another idea, plant an actual listening device in the area behind the “ear
I was having a nice evening nap until I was awakened about 6pm by our neighbor's rooster. What is wrong with this bird?
Why the warehouse-store sized orders for stink perfume? I can understand people buying 1 or two bottles of our horrible Stink Perfume to put in the bathroom cabinet, teach a lesson to the snoopers… But why the 6 or 10 bottle orders, often sent to motels? What for? Dare I ask?
So we got the new “Bejeweled” board game, based on the computer and cellphone game we all know and love. We needed something new for board game night, after the harrowing “Monopoly” incident where a giant cat wiped out an entire row of new hotels and houses. The game instructions are simple, unfortunately I relied