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Nomorerack Means No More Paying Higher Prices

Since I have been freelancing after my company closed our office and I was out of a job, things have been tight financially, but it’s been hard to give up my shopping habit. Rather than going broke indulging in retail therapy, I have been getting my fixes by seeking out incredible deals, like nomorerack.com. Nomorerack is [...]

By | 2012-02-15T13:04:29+00:00 February 15th, 2012|Products Reviews|0 Comments

Don’t Let a Lemon Squeeze You

Thankfully the pre-owned Lexus I bought a few years ago has worked out wonderfully for me.  I’ve had a few expensive repairs, such as a Zenon headlamp that burned out and cost $2,600!  But my extended warranty and my dealer, Jim Falk Lexus in Beverly Hills, made everything right. Unfortunately for many new and used [...]

By | 2012-02-15T08:00:49+00:00 February 15th, 2012|Products Reviews|0 Comments

A Street Where Everyone Knows Your Name

At my parent’s vacation cottage in Deltaville, Virginia, by the Rappahannock River, it’s easy to get lost on the unmarked, unpaved streets of the town. One of the quaint features of the streets and homes are custom address plaques with names of homes and street numbers. Perhaps because the residents all own boats, which are [...]

By | 2012-02-14T12:16:59+00:00 February 14th, 2012|Products Reviews|0 Comments

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide – Great Stuff for Everyone on Your List

Thrice as Nice Most little black bags are too tiny to hold all the goodies the fashionista on your list needs for a night out.  Not the chic and versatile Waverly Three-Way Bag by Stella & Dot.  Even folded to a third of its full size it can carry your lipstick, keys, cell phone, wallet and other [...]

By | 2011-12-13T14:38:55+00:00 December 13th, 2011|Products Reviews|0 Comments

Holidays 2.0: The Latest, Coolest Tech and Gadget Gifts for the Season

Gift Ideas for the Electronics Lover on Your List Aps-solutley Affordable   Connect the tech geek on your list with one of the most affordable and versatile tablets on the market, the Coby KYROS MID7022 operates on Android 2.3 and features Wi-Fi connectivity and a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen for quick access to email, videos and [...]

By | 2011-12-06T13:51:52+00:00 December 6th, 2011|Products Reviews|0 Comments

My Memorable Thanksgiving Dish: The Dessert Turkey

  I’m not a cook, so when everyone else contributes their home-made family recipes to the Thanksgiving feast, I bring a store-bought dish, which I usually try to disguise by putting it into Corningware and hiding it among the other dishes on the table.  But this year I am bringing the turkey, for dessert.   [...]

By | 2011-11-22T11:07:34+00:00 November 22nd, 2011|Products Reviews|0 Comments

That’s How We Roll: Best Family Biking in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles area offers many great paths where families can ride together.  To get the most out of your family biking outing, choose the right path and the best gear for your needs. Where to ride The Santa Monica and Venice bike path is a picturesque eight-and-a-half mile stretch from Washington [...]

By | 2011-10-11T12:10:31+00:00 October 11th, 2011|product reviews, Products Reviews|0 Comments

Blockbuster Giveaway – Prize Packs and Free 90-Day Total Access Pass

Ok, so lots of folks are unhappy  with Netflix right now, so this is a great time to go back to Blockbuster and see how things have changed. What I like about Blockbuster is that with the Total Access" plan, you can have it both ways.  You can rent by mail, or in the store.  My neighborhood [...]

By | 2011-09-29T11:36:56+00:00 September 29th, 2011|Products Reviews|2 Comments

Think and Swim: Swimming Lessons Save Kids Lives

My son practices his back float with a Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy instructor at the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy at the Westside Jewish Community Center on Olympic Blvd. in Los Angeles Learning to swim is fun for kids, but more importantly, learning to swim can save a child’s life.   Before my son was [...]

By | 2011-09-29T10:55:20+00:00 September 29th, 2011|Products Reviews|0 Comments