LaraBar Spinach Apple: $1/Kroger

Another delayed Christmas greeting, but a LaraBar Fruit+Green Strawberry Spinach Cashew seemed like an appropriate holiday bar to eat during my visit with my parents, based on the festive red and green wrapper. All the … read on …


Larabar Mint Chocolate Chip: $1/Kroger

Lately I’ve been taking special requests for unusual drawing themes. I tend to zone in on teeny patterns that don’t really amount to anything other than trippy swirlies, but I’ve been most amused by the … read on …


Lara Bar Cinnamon Roll: $1/Kroger

I love candles that smell like baked goods. Like I’m totally faking out the air in my house to trick nostrils into sniffing sugar-laced treats rising buoyantly in the oven, dusted in spices, making little … read on …


Lara Uber Dark Chocolate Peanut Sea Salt: $1/Kroger

For Tom’s birthday surprise a few month ago I thought about taking him to one of those “Escape Game” places; I’m not sure if the concept has an actual name, but the few that I’ve … read on …


Lara Greens Pineapple Cashew: $0/Kroger

Wheeee for Kroger’s freebie Friday digital download! Sometimes they are just random – cat food, powdered pudding mix, sour fruity worm candy, and then sometimes an awesome one sneaks through, like parmesan/garlic popcorn, or several … read on …


LaraBar Cherry Pie: $1/Kroger

There are some songs that are almost innocent in their innuendo, or some that have no shame with their frisky lyrics like Southpark’s Chocolate Salty Balls. Sweet pop songs easy to sing along to until … read on …


Larabar Coconut Chocolate Chip: $1/Kroger

I appreciate LaraBar’s simple approach to its ingredients and its clean packaging and logo. Usually the color of the wrapper gives a hint as to what the flavor will be, like the key lime pie … read on …


LaraBar Gingerbread: $1/Kroger

Growing up, we had a family friend whose mom, the foxiest silver fox I know, would make us gingerbread houses for a full afternoon of icing and decorating with loads of gommies, goobies, bobbles, and … read on …


Lara Bar Pecan Pie: $0.88/Kroger

Christmas dinner looms and I still taste Thanksgiving leftovers, and when I open the freezer I see rainbow-lidded yogurt containers repurposed for freezing 1 cup portions of gravy; gray gelatinous glorious giblet gravy. This Thanksgiving … read on …


LaraBar Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough: $1/Kroger

Back in college at UGA, my friends and I held eye-rollingly bad theme parties pretty frequently, the standard keg-&-red-cup fair, but dressed in pajamas, pimp n’ hoes, toga, 80s, and thrift store formal. One of … read on …