Zone Perfect Salted Caramel Brownie: $0.99/Kroger

I was convinced that I’d tried this flavor b4 and had to Ctrl-F my way thru old photographs w/ “Caramel” somewhere in the names that I gave them, but nope, ZonePerfect instead has a “Caramel … read on …


Kellog Pastry Crisps Cookies & Cream: $3.49/box of 6/Kroger

I don’t care that this is made by Kellogs, the company ubiquitous w/ scratched formica tables, bleary eyes, cereal-spoon-slurping, “where’s-my-homework??” mornings. This Kellog’s Pastry Crisp Cookies & Cream has no place in the cereal aisle … read on …


Kroger Soft-Baked Lemon & Poppy Seed: $1.99/Box of 6/Kroger

My word Kroger, this is one ugly looking bar that is a sickly beige with clumps and dots, like the foam at the edge of a tidal pool that has brown spots of crab poop … read on …


Clif Iced Gingerbread: $1/Kroger

I am in gingerbread-overload right now as I am drinking Bigelow Ginger Snappish herbal tea, eating a Clif Iced Gingerbread bar, and perched on the counter nearby is Joanna’s gingerbread house that she made last … read on …


Lara Bar Chocolate Chip Brownie: $1/Kroger

Thank you Lara for putting semi-sweet chocolate chips into this bar; what a huge difference that made to the taste! The only thing that I don’t like about Lara Bars is how tiny and tightly-compacted … read on …


Fit & Active Cereal Bar Chocolatey Pretzel: $1.79/box of 6/Aldi

Dear Dad, thanks for thinking of me when you were shopping in Aldi. You are anything but a boring or dry person but this particular “Vitality Cereal Bar in Chocolatey Pretzel” is so very boring … read on …


Luna Chocolate Dipped Coconut: $0.89/Kroger

Not sure why Luna bars were so crazy inexpensive at Kroger this week, but I scooped up a handful and was surprised to find that I hadn’t had Luna Chocolate Dipped Coconut before. It’s another … read on …


Think Thin High Protein Chocolate Fudge: $0.60/Publix

This Think Thin High Protein Chocolate Fudge was on the clearance table at Publix for stupid cheap so I would’ve been crazy to turn down the chance to try another ThinkThin bar. Actually this would … read on …


Clif Zbar Iced Lemon Cookie: $0.69/Kroger

This Clif Kid Zbar Iced Lemon Cookie tastes remarkably good chew, chew, chew, until it hits the back of my throat, and there’s a strange, strong citrus aftertaste that reminds me of a lemon-honey cough … read on …


FiberOne Salted Caramel Cheesecake: $2.99/Box of 5/Target

Against my better judgment, I let Joanna pick out this box of Fiber One Salted Caramel Cheesecake the last time that she and I were shopping together, and I’m not entirely sure that she’s even … read on …