Charge!

As you know, we purchased an all-electric Nissan Leaf back in January. We absolutely LOVE this car! It is so quiet (no combustion engine), extremely peppy (again no combustion engine), comfortable, tons of room, has great visibility, heated seats, fabulous climate control, and a killer audio system. This is a great commuter car. It has…

Black Friday

Today is Black Friday. Millions of Americans will hit the shops this weekend to take advantage of holiday sales. Interestingly, there doesn’t seem to be a consensus about whether there will be a massive turnout of shoppers or if the biggest shopping day of the year has lost its luster. Either way, I will not…

The Real Black Friday

In our home, we have a little tradition called “Fifi Friday”. What is this marvelous custom, you may ask? Well, we come home Friday afternoon and spend the evening relaxing with our kitties. That’s pretty much it. Usually, my little black kitty Fifi snuggles on my lap while I watch TV or knit or read.…

Thoughts on Thanksgiving

I have noticed that since Halloween the number of pre-Black Friday emails showing up in my inbox has increased exponentially. “Get ready for Black Friday!”, “Sneak peek at Black Friday deals!”, and on and on. Just so we are clear, the only way that I will be out shopping on Black Friday is if something…