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Bobo’s Oat Bars Cinnamon Raisin: $2.99/Higher Grounds

My morning run rewarded me with what I can only describe as a Cheeseburger Sunrise as I neared my 5 mile goal. The clouds were striated in such a way that the remaining twilight poofiness … read on …


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FiberOne Protein Cookies & Cream: $3.99/Box of 5/Target

I’m wondering if this is Fiber One’s take on Luna Protein but with a considerable reduction in calories. Out of the package, it is nearly identical in size and in its chocolate outer layer glossiness. … read on …


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18 Rabbits Caramel Apple: $4.99/Box of 6/Target

This past Monday morning’s jog was an olfactory and auditory orchestra, departing at 5:45 a.m., early enough to have last night’s storms still being sung by the frogs, the crickets a-chirp, leftover rain dripping off … read on …


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NuGo Dark Chocolate Chocolate Chip: $1.99/Whole Foods

I’m becoming increasingly more impressed with NuGo brands, and wish that they were available at Kroger or other common supermarkets. Which reminds me, is supermarket an antiquated term for grocery store? It’s not used as … read on …


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Fiber One Caramel Nut: $3.99/Box of 5/Target

I like food shopping. I occasionally like guilty-pleasure shopping, like staring at the colorful displays at Sephora the way I would’ve ogled plexiglass cubbies with attached shovels for scooping out jellybeans, gummy root beers, or … read on …


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Oh Yeah! ONE Birthday Cake: $1.99/Publix

There haven’t been many instances where I’ve unwrapped a bar and immediately broken into a grin. The only times that I can recall a bar eliciting a smile from me (from something other than its … read on …


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Power Bar Chocolate: $1.49/Kroger

Slippery, flattened and strangely “greasy” (I left the PowerBar Chocolate on a napkin and not only did gently tugging on it result in floofy bits of napkin sticking to it, it also left behind a … read on …


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Pure Protein S’mores: $1.49/Kroger

I was sitting on a coupon for buy-2-save-$x on either Pure Protein or MetRX bars and I went w/ PP (haha the 5 year old in me giggles) b/c the MetRX ones remind me too … read on …


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Luna Dark Chocolate Hazelnut: $1/Kroger

Thar’s gold in dem dar hills, GOLD I tells you, GOLD! I came so close to doing the 1920’s gold prospector’s dance (that IS a thing, right? I mean, Tom and I do it just … read on …


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NuGo Free Dark Chocolate Crunch: $1.99/Whole Foods

The “crunch” of a NuGo Free Dark Chocolate Crunch has a very stale quality, so much so that I double-checked the best-by date on the wrapper to ensure that I hadn’t bought a dud dessert. … read on …