As we speak, I am aware of two babies on the way in my life; one in my family, the other a friend. So that means I have some gifts to buy. There’s the shower gifts, then the gifts when they’re born…and so on. But where to shop? And what to get? And [...]
Staples is where you get office stuff and stationery supplies, right?
Staples is where you get…anything. Everything.
Sure, you can get ink (seriously…that’s a LOT of ink!) and toner and paper and pens and binders…but you already know that. Did you know you could get office furniture like desks [...]
I don’t know about you but shopping for all the people on my holiday list isn’t always the easiest task. There are just some people that are tough to buy for…and there are some people who have trouble shopping — for a number of reasons. Some people work, some have young children, some have [...]
So, on the day before Thanksgiving, I headed over to Best Buy to buy a new carbonator for my Soda Stream (perfect timing, right?). This is what I found, in preparation for the infamous Best Buy Black Friday. At 2 p.m., mind you.
See that vehicle on the left? [...]
I confess, I hadn’t heard about this “Black Friday in October” thing until Thursday night, which, to me, means that retailers aren’t too serious/optimistic about it or they aren’t participating. I actually was pretty intrigued by the idea and, since I had only seen an ad for Sears, that’s where I went. Bum-mer.