scotevest trench

Geek Attire with Awesome Pockets: Deal!

This cute trench coat has 18 pockets Pockets. Why are women’s clothes so lacking in them? Women have more gear to carry than men, generally speaking. Yet our clothes are shamefully pocket-less. Laura and Scott Jordan, founders of SCOTTeVEST, get…

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I’m Being Pelted with Deals!

I am getting pelted with Black Friday Holiday deals from all quarters. I can’t keep up with them all. I can’t write posts that explain why you want this stuff. I’m just gonna share them so you know about them. Okay?…

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Deal: Put the Fun Back in Their Pants!

Buying gifts for people you won’t see over the holidays is a bit thankless. You go through the usual amount of gift-selection angst. Then you have to wrap and ship the thing. But you never get to see your recipient open…

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Why I Love a $200 Laptop

I get a lot of computers in to try here at Expensive ones, cheap ones, innovative ones, pretty ones, and powerful ones. I often get attached to one computer, though, and my reasons have less to do with price,…

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Everything is 50% Off at Betabrand

I love the Betabrand Yoga Dress Pants. I own two pairs. And I just bought another pair in this amazing — and almost over — sale at Betabrand. Hurry! If you miss this sale, use this link for $15 off whatever…

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Big Sale on Photo Scanning

Years ago I sent a giant box of old photos to I got my photos back and digital copies of all of them within a couple of weeks. I still use those photos in social media, to make greeting…

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Target Open House

Tech Deals at Target

I love Black Friday creep. Deals are no longer limited to the Friday after T-Day or even Cyber Monday. They start early and keep on going, right up to the Holidays, when the after-holiday deals begin. And, since all the…

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Black Friday Deals at Amazon

I am a lifelong bargain hunter. But Black Friday is not my thing. I do not stand in line, get up at the crack of dawn, or fight people for deals. If I had to get into a brawl for…

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Massive Sale: Audible Studios

I have been a fan of Audible since they launched. I have a subscription. I give audio books as gifts. And I listen almost every day when I walk my dog up a steep hill. Audio books have gotten me…

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puro black

A Deal on Headphones That Will Save Your Hearing

“What? I can’t hear you,” you shout, annoyed at your friends’ sudden universal tendency to mumble. Has everyone lost the ability to speak clearly, you grumble, realizing that you sound like a crotchety old fogy. Before you assume it’s everyone…

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