Consumerist Lemmings

Apparently, the American people are consumer lemmings. (By by the way, apparently lemmings don’t commit mass suicide when playing follow the leader…check this out!) That’s the only explanation I have for the insanity that drives otherwise normal people to venture out at the strangest hours to get “deals” on the strangest things. Even I, who…

The Microwave…Part Two

So we went to the store… Have more frightening words ever been uttered?! Battling the weekend crowds. Looking for the best deal. Agreeing on a microwave. I was frightened. Seriously, horribly, utterly frightened. See, early in our marriage Jim and I had a bad shopping experience. We were new home owners in need of a…

Hat Quest 2010

I need a new hat since I can’t be in the sun. Unfortunately, I forget how bad the sun really is for me until Spring is here. So today was day one of Hat Quest 2010. Shopping for hats alone is a miserable experience. Seriously, if you don’t have someone to manically laugh with you…

Pet Peeve Friday…Annoying Co-Shoppers

Last week’s drawing for the Pet Peeve Friday prize of Avon lipstick samples is Keri Bender Roberts! Keri, keep an eye on the mail… This week’s prize is still undetermined. But please comment and share today’s pet peeve! It’ll be good…I promise… *** I just got back from Target and was crowded in the check…