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Food

One Cheap Casserole

It’s been pretty cold and dreary during the last couple of weeks, especially in my apartment which only has one heat source (taken over by the cat) and is poorly insulated.  When the weather turns cold, I usually like to pull out my slow cooker and start making soups and dishes that can double as lunch during the week, but […]

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Food

We Try It: YummySoup!

I noticed recently that my recipe collection was getting out of control. Between the cooking magazines I hold onto just in case, the recipes I’ve printed off the Internet, and all the cookbooks I’ve picked up along the way as gifts or from the clearance racks, it easily fills two shelves on the living room […]

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Bodies

Expensive Lady Aging Cream v. Cheap Lady Aging Cream

I risked my face for science.  Okay, that’s hyperbole.  I did an experiment comparing expensive face cream (Philosophy’s Hope in a Jar, $15.00 for 0.5 oz) to cheap face cream (Walgreen’s brand Alpha Hydroxy Face Cream, 4.0 oz for 6.99).