Typically I’m a freak about polish stoneware. It’s just about the only thing I use in my kitchen. With that being said, one of my favorite stores is Williams and Sonoma. We don’t have one here (of course) but I did find this little kitchen store downtown called Cooks on Main. [Read more…] about A Cute little Kitchen Store
Supply and demand or price gouging? Coming from a state where hurricanes are a threat for almost half of every year, I know price gouging, this is not it. Price gouging is when you take advantage of a temporary situation where supplies are limited and you increase your prices past the point of fair and reasonable. This is not a temporary situation where a shortage has occurred. This is our everyday reality. [Read more…] about Grocery Shopping at it’s Best.
So I went to Wal-Mart today. It was my once a month trip. It was good for a few reasons. First we only spent 15 minutes in line. Hallelujah! Second, the shelves were decently stocked, no weaving our way around pallets today. I found everything I needed and a few things I didn’t. Third, I came in under budget! I spent only 150.00 instead of the 300.00 that I typically do. Personally, I’m thinking this is because we went to Applebee’s first so I wasn’t walking around like a hungry zombie randomly pulling crap into my cart. [Read more…] about Walmart, it was a good day!
Shopping is NOT fun here. I repeat… oh never mind, you get the point. The worst thing for me is that there are no fun places to shop. I’m not a big spender when it comes to just buying superfulous stuff. I like to window shop though and you can’t do that here. Walmart doesn’t count. There are no malls, and very very few mom and pop stores. I can see I’m going ot have to travel into Canada soon to find something to look at. [Read more…] about Walmart in Williston