Tag: entertainment

Dust off that Old Turntable and Play a Vinyl Record Album

Take some time to rummage through your basement one day. If you are over thirty years old, you may come across an old turntable, various stereo components (i.e. a tape deck, amplifier, cd player, equalizer, headphones), and a vinyl record album or two. You will remember all the great music you used to listen to. Don’t just nod nostalgically and walk away – take this stuff (including your vinyl record albums) upstairs and set it up (you know you want to!). You will not be disappointed … Continue reading ...

REVIEW Frog and Toad Are Still Friends? Amazing! Read About it Here

In what can only be described as the longest amphibian friendship in world history, Frog and Toad are still Friends (at least I’d like to think so).  Frog and Toad are the two main characters of a small series of outstanding children’s books written by Arnold Lobel back in the seventies. Continue reading ...

REVIEW Addicting Board Games (For the Bored)

I don’t remember being bored that often as a kid, but I do remember addicting board games.  I am forty years old now.  Board games are both addicting and fun.  Friends and families should play them more often.   They are an excellent value as well because Continue reading ...

Saving Money On The Big Screen TV

Here is a way of saving money and getting more with less if you are considering buying a big screen TV.

I have found a way to get excellent picture quality on a huge screen for much less than you would expect to pay.  My screen size is a whopping 90 inches!  LCD TVs in the 65 inch range run around $2500 – $3000.  How much did I pay Continue reading ...

Batteries – Get More With Less

I seem to go through a lot of batteries since my baby was born (even sizes like C and D which I had practically forgotten even existed since I got rid of my boom box and gave up break dancing in the eighties).  These are some of the new baby appliances that use batteries: white noise machine (3 AAs), vibrate mode on swing (1 D size battery), swing and music Continue reading ...

TV For Free

Cable TV seems unreasonably expensive to me.  There is a very simple and legal way to get much of the basic programming for free (the ultimate last word in money saving).