Archive for the 'Shopping Stories' Category

Happiness Is…

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

… opening up your piggy bank, counting your money, and discovering that yes, you do have enough to get the LEGO Dimensions sets you’ve been wanting to buy. Now, if he only possessed the persuasive powers to talk me into letting him play the Xbox on school nights…

Doctor Who Cosplay Night!

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Trivia, discounts, cosplay, prizes, and Doctor Who?  We’re there! Saturday we took the kids to a trivia and cosplay event at our local ThinkGeek store, and they were ready to participate… … especially when there was a full-size red Dalek parked at the store’s entrance! If this Dalek had been for sale, the kids would […]

No Help, But Comedy Relief

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

I am way overdue for new glasses.  I finally got myself in to see a new eye doctor, but hadn’t gotten new glasses yet (since I wear contacts when I need to leave the house and drive).  And I really wanted the Webmaster’s opinion about new frames.  Ane’s opinion would work in a pinch as […]


Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

You might call this a free ride. It can also be called a free early dinner.  Any day you can find mozzarella sticks and pizza bagels at Costco as free samples is a good day! And yes, neither boy is walking.  Talk about a free ride, indeed.