Tagged: shopping

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Você não vai querer que eu chegue no final

Unless you’re paraskavedekatriaphobic, today’s just another Friday to you. Just in case tho, I’m declaring my new cufflinks as “lucky cufflinks” — I got them at Eastern Market for $3. They have yet to turn my shirt cuffs green, so...

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I make you fish ball soup! Fish Ball!

Hm, I wrote about my bad eating experience from the weekend, so it’s only fair that I write about the good one to balance things out. Saturday evening we went to Spices in Cleveland Park. I’d been there once before,...

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just my size

Woo hoo! The swim trunks arrived, after a slight fiasco, and more importantly they fit and look good! Last year’s shorter and square cut trunks still fit, but my healthy rump & belly tends to make them look… not so...

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shopping roundup

Wanted: 3 Lancôme skincare products. Contestants: Hechts, Sephora, and Nordstrom. Contestant #1, Hechts: I went there after work yesterday, maybe about 4:10 or so, found my way to the cosmetics counter and saw a woman on the other side (its...

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Here’s the deal…

Dear customer service representative, counter rep, cashier, etc.: I promise not to turn into a fussy, irate, high maintenance customer, if you at least present yourself as someone that knows how to do their job or finds me someone that...

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I’m ready for my morphine now…

Ouch. Somewhere between the neck and shoulder blade.. big pain, feels like I pulled or twisted something, but I’ve just been sitting here at my desk doing my usual coding, filing and surfing. I’m so glad it’s Friday, but this...

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made manifest

I just bought 2 swimsuits* — I think the beach trip is finally feeling real to me, as well as something not to be sorta-dreaded. Woo! * Speedo trunks on sale from $33 down to $9.50? I’m so there! Of...

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just because it cracked me up

What Kind of Hipster Are You? You are the Consummate Hipster. Newbies bow to you, everyone else just stares, as you swagger down the street with “Little Green Bag” stuck in your head.Take this quiz! Also, I got scolded last...

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I’m a cherry-picker and proud of it!

Sale Shoppers Annoy Grocers as They Save | NYT Grocers loathe the shoppers known as “cherry-pickers” — people who visit several stores on a single grocery run, choosing only the sale items in each. “I remember working with a grocery...