Archive for the ‘Product Review’ Category

Product Review – Hillshire Farm Turkey Smoked Sausage

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Last night we were both just exhausted for no good reason. Luckily, I'd seen a Hillshire Farm Turkey Smoked Sausage in the store and picked it up. We like the regular smoked sausage, but it tends to be very greasy. This turkey version is just as flavorful ...

Local Veggies and Fruits

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

I'm impatiently waiting for my local farmer's markets to open for the summer, and I'm already enjoying some local veggies such as asparagus from the grocery stores. Much to my delight, in an email with local happenings at work, I learned about a Community Supported Agriculture program that delivers ...

Beautiful Scrollsaw Art

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

I found a good place to hang my beautiful chickadee scrollsaw art from a friend back in the day in high school, Trisha Jack. Check out her shop on Etsy!.

Wine Review – Pasek Cellars Blackberry Wine

Friday, March 19th, 2010

I know next to nothing about wines, and tend to dislike or barely tolerate the flavor of most of them except in cooking applications, so I was pleasantly surprised when I opened a bottle of Pasek Cellars Blackberry Wine and was greeted with a real aroma of blackberries :-P ...

Product Review: Pepsi Natural

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

(Image source: Pepsi-Cola North America Beverages) On a Costco run on Monday, I came across a display with a case of the new, limited time Pepsi Natural - made with real sugar, no artificial colors, just old fashioned ingredients. I had to give it a try. I popped a ...

Product Review: Ball Park Grillmaster Deli Style Beef Franks

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

First, a quick note. I am not paid for any endorsements. Ball Park has no idea who I am. This is just me recommending a product that I tried and liked. I saw these Ball Park Grillmaster Deli Style Beef Franks on sale in the grocery store and ...

Product Review: Canada Dry Green Tea Ginger Ale

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

(picture from Canada Dry website) Yes, it sounds bizarre, but Canada Dry's new Green Tea Ginger Ale is really very good. It's light and refreshing, combining the best of both green tea and ginger ale into an outstanding fusion. I was intrigued when I saw the box in Target, ...