The History of Valentine’s Day

February 14th, 2011

Today is Valentine’s Day, the day many of us will spend with our special someone, or as it has come to be known, our valentine. Restaurants, florists and Hallmark love this day, but how did it come to be? Well, the exact history of the holiday is shrouded in mystery and scholars can only theorize Read More

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Savvy Shopping Tips

February 1st, 2011

One of my absolute least favorite things to do is comparison shop – just the thought gives me a headache.  I’d much rather grab the goods that attract me.  If they’re packaged prettily or placed at eye level, I’ll probably choose them.  Although it saves me time in the grocery store aisles, the grab-and-go method Read More