How to grocery shop with absolutely no money

Get free groceries every week

Unfortunately, this is one of those months that has 5 weeks in it rather than 4.

This is especially hard for those of us who have to stretch a monthly grocery budget an extra week.

For example, if your food budget is $200/month, in a month with just 4 weeks, you can spend $50 at the grocery store.

But, that extra week drops you down to just $40/week to purchase the food on your grocery list. . . . → Read More: How to grocery shop with absolutely no money

LOOK! I am a social influencer!

Hey, everybody, guess what! I am a social influencer!

Yes, that’s right, y’all.

I tweeted and Verizon responded.

I feel so…powerful….

It is a heady…if fleeting…feeling…

Ok, here’s how the whole thing started.

There I was, watching HGTV Live on my Roku and they kept playing the commercial with the annoying British guy over and over and over and over and over and over again…

And, well, it going…annoying.

I got so frustrated that I posted . . . → Read More: LOOK! I am a social influencer!

Did you know that they sell crickets on Amazon

Did you know that you can purchase live crickets on Amazon?

Did you know that they sell crickets on Amazon?

This is one of those posts that I meant to write eons ago but I kept putting it on the back burner.

Now I really have no reason to write this post since I beloved pet chameleon, Triggy, passed away last November.

I had to break the news to my son in college.

He was sad.

. . . → Read More: Did you know that they sell crickets on Amazon

Prime Day was a Prime Fail

Amazon Prime Day Fail

Prime Day was a Prime Fail

Amazon hosted its First Annual Prime Day as a thank you for shoppers who take advantage of Amazon Prime Membership and to celebrate Amazon’s 20th birthday.

The advertisements tooted it as going to be better than Black Friday deals.

It was to be Black Friday in July.

Instead, it was a prime failure.

Usually, Amazon is the place to go . . . → Read More: Prime Day was a Prime Fail

I am kinda iffy on the Amazon Fire Cell phone

I was busily linking products on my blog to the appropriate Amazon product when I saw the advertisement for the Amazon Fire phone.

In both curiosity, and I admit, a tinge of excitement, I clicked over and took a looksy.

Reading the product description, although the cloak it in how the features will benefit the consumer, I read into the description that the phone will be constantly pushing Amazon products.

. . . → Read More: I am kinda iffy on the Amazon Fire Cell phone

Dear Samsung, Size does matter

When Samsung came out with the Samsung Galaxy Note, I rushed right out to see just how big the 5.3 inches actually is…and discovered that it felt way too big in my hands….pass!

Then Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy Note II which is purportedly thinner yet bigger at 5.5 inches.

Hm.

Not bad but still a little big for my tastes.

But, man, do I ever want . . . → Read More: Dear Samsung, Size does matter