Monday, February 20, 2012

Happy Birthday George!

Happy Birthday George Washington, and praise the Dollar Bill that bears your image. With it there would be no Dollar Stores!

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies - Dollar Store Version

It's Girl Scout cookie season, and the girls are in high gear selling their wares. I love Thin Mints are much as the next guy, but I can enjoy a reasonable facsimile all year long from the Dollar Store.

Barbara Dee Holiday Winter Mints cookies taste just like Thin Mints - that is if you close your eyes, and ignore that the cookie part is not a dark brown and contains little flecks of red peppermints.

I really hate to horn in on the Girls' turf . . . there is no telling what fate might befall me . . . but I'm cheap. There, I said it. And I don't really appreciate being strong armed by a pint size person in a uniform, even if they are sporting a pixie cut - I have authority issues . . . but enough about me, now for the remix:

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Valentines' Day Treats from the Dollar Store

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I just couldn't resist this Puppy Luv chocolate from the 99 Cent Only Store - again by Palmer Chocolates.

Now, sing it Donny!