Category Archives: Shopping

Delivery service to serve many Spokane area households

Sometimes, you just don’t have the time to shop.  Or maybe you’re recovering from an injury and can’t drive at the moment.  Whatever the reason, delivery services are all the rage, and a new one is ready to start serving our area.  And, it’s not only about groceries!  Take a look:  Source: Delivery service Instacart ready to serve many Spokane area households | The Spokesman-Review

The Best of the Inland Northwest Results Are In!

We are so lucky to live in Spokane! And thanks to the Inlander Northwest Best of Everything List, it’s easy to stay on top of what’s new and great to experience here.  From top restaurants to art galleries to nature walks, you can find it all on this list:  Source: The Best of Everything | The Best of the Inland Northwest Readers Poll 2017 | Intro

9 Amazing Washington State Flea Markets

Does this spring weather have you thinking road trip?  How about visiting flea markets and vintage stores, all in Washington and all pretty special?  Here’s a listing and a guide to help you plan your itinerary: Source: 9 Amazing Washington State Flea Markets

The Best Freebies for People 60+

Shopping couponsDiscounts are great, but free is even better.  MoneyTips.com spells out an assortment of free things for people 60 and older, from medications to college classes. You will be surprised at what you find here!  Source: The Best Freebies for People 60+ – Next Avenue

Aging Out of My Bra

Woman Wearing a Top hatWell, OK.  I didn’t realize this was a thing until I saw the title of this article.  Then it hit me – no wonder those Vanity Fair bras that I have had for longer than I care to admit just aren’t doing the job!  I’ve been buying the same style and size for years, without once thinking that maybe I needed to revisit the whole bra thing.  Geez.  The good news is, this is a much easier fix than my sagging eyelids.  Droopy boobs getting on your nerves?  Take a look at this and let’s go shopping!  Aging Out of My Bra | Next Avenue.

Buying on Craigslist? Head to the ‘Safe Zone’

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From the Spokesman-Review: “If you want to buy something on Craigslist without getting ripped off – or worse – your best bet might be to have a police officer nearby.  That’s the idea behind the Spokane Police Department’s new “Safe Zone” at the North Precinct in Hillyard. Police are offering the precinct parking lot as a meeting place to complete online transactions arranged on Craigslist and similar websites.”  For more info see: via Buying on Craigslist? Head to the ‘Safe Zone’ – Spokesman.com – April 4, 2015.

The Ultimate Senior Discount List

savingsWe’ve posted Steve Herman’s awesome senior discount list before, but many of you may not have saved or seen it.  This is the master list we should all carry with us as we shop, travel, dine, or do darned near anything.  Keep it handy to save serious money!  This List of Senior Discounts for People Over 50 Might Be the Best Thing You Learn All Day – MOGUL.