Clif Zbar Filled Chocolate Peanut Butter: $2.99/Box of 5/Kroger

Lately I’ve been combing Netflix for stand-up comedians, not having any nearby clubs or venues where I can go to comedy shows. (Although the girls occasionally provide much comic relief for me in their daily … read on …


Luna Cinnamon Almond Swirl: $1/Kroger

Nothing against organized religion, ranging from small-town churches where basements host BINGO covered-dish nights and everybody knows each other by the flower-festooned hats on her head, to mega-mall churches with jumbotron screens and social media … read on …


Clif Nut Butter Filled Coconut Almond Butter: $0.99/Kroger

Spring temperatures (rapidly increasing into sticky summer heat, ushering in the humming air conditioners and elevated power bills) awarded me with several mornings of flung-open windows. Unfortunately I also have two sloppy children (and a … read on …


Clif Zbar Awesome Orange: $4.99/Box of 5/Target

Carrots, mangoes and oranges make up the orange-hued flavoring in this kid-friendly Clif Zbar Awesome Orange bar. I wouldn’t think that citrus would make for a tasty bar, what with its soft squishy icing-drizzled baked … read on …


Clif Berry Pomegranate Chia: $1/Kroger

Summer is just about here, as insane as it seems to see that May 18th is Joanna’s last day of school, so I flip through the calendar, trying to fill in gappy days and weeks … read on …


Luna Dark Chocolate Mocha Almond: $1/Kroger

Eep, did my peepers deceive me when I crouched in the bar aisle in Kroger and see capital letters announcing “New Flavor!” on a Luna bar package? I mean, I’ve never had my eyes checked … read on …


Clif Carrot Cake: $1/Kroger

It surprises me that Clif Carrot Cake isn’t a seasonal flavor for Spring and Easter. Mysterious miniature daffodils are poking their heads up in my front yard (to my complete delight as I didn’t jab … read on …


Luna Protein Mint Chocolate Chip: Kroger/$1

Minty tastes are evocative of all kinds of things. A handful of starlight mints snatched from a complimentary bowl at the hostess stand as one departs a restaurant. A drippy ice cream cone w/ a … read on …


Clif Chocolate Brownie: $1/Kroger

Atlanta spiraled into Snowmaggedon rage two weeks ago with a weather forecast of icy doom and what turned out to be Satan’s dandruff (our area literally ended up with a white dust, as if our … read on …


Clif Nut Butter Filled Peanut Butter Bar: $1.49/Kroger

What is it about the birth of a baby or the death of a loved one that brings out the urge to make soups and casseroles for those grieving a loss, or those gaining a … read on …