Clif Hot Chocolate: $1/Kroger

I don’t know when “Hot Cocoa” became the new poster child for holiday seasonal flavors but I’m seeing it pop up more often. I suppose when one thinks of Starbucks as the authority for telling … read on …


Brookside Fruit & Nut Bar Dark Chocolate Cherry: $0/Kroger

There’s nothing more fun than scrolling through Kroger’s digital coupon list and spying a “no-strings-attached-free-item.” I guess Brookside snack bars are new to the game and trying to get the word out by offering a … read on …


NutriGrain Apple Cinnamon: $11.99/Box of 48/Costco

I know that these bars have been around fooooorever, but I recently got a monster box of them at Costco figuring they’d be an easy “late-for-the-bus!” breakfast for Joanna. There’s a shy girl who also … read on …


Lara Bar Uber Dark Chocolate Raspberry: $1.50/Kroger

Once I got the Lara Bar Uber Dark Chocolate Raspberry free from the wrapper (sacrificing a few shards that stuck to the creases and wouldn’t wiggle free), I made the mistake of putting it on … read on …


Quest Bar Cookies n’ Cream $2.99/QT

Out car-shopping (grrrumble) this past weekend, and after leaving one Toyota dealership, I spotted a new QT and figured I’d grab a coffee. (They have a new cafe-ish interior that didn’t inspire me to get … read on …