Tag Archive | "Bed Bath & Beyond"


Friday, September 30, 2016


    SMH, short for “shaking my head.” There are a lot of things going on in this world today that leaves one SMH. Heck this whole website is based on SMH. So to add fuel to the fire, I thought I would “pile on” with a few new items worthy of SMH distinction.   […]

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Use Your Tools

Tuesday, May 17, 2016


    As one with multiple sclerosis, walking, yeah simple walking, can be a misadventure of mobility.  (Tell me something I don’t know!) But trying to carry something while walking can be a downright catastrophe! Especially if you are like me and use a mobility aid like canes, crutches, rollator, wheelchair, scooter…or a combo of […]

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Sh#@ I Don’t Need

Friday, April 8, 2016

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    Each day, you the consumer, are faced with a barrage of messages vying for your attention—and your money. Buy this.  Buy that.  Save this.  Get that.  Act now.  Order today.  Call now.  Reserve yours. To help you sort through the endless, mind-numbing enticements, My Odd Sock presents something I like to call…..   […]

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My Odd Sock’s Thanksgiving Turkeys

Tuesday, November 24, 2015


        Before you are off to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday, I thought I would share some items found in recent ads that are REAL Thanksgiving turkeys…..             Retailers are busy pushing everything you need to set an elegant dining room.   Tablecloths, seat covers, flatware, linen napkins, […]

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Back To School 2015

Friday, August 7, 2015

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      Shop shop till you drop!   It’s back to school time already and My Odd Sock has been busy checking the ads for everything little Johnny or Suzie will need as they head back to campus.   You get your charge card while I grab a cart as we shop Back To […]

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Last Minute Back To School Shopping

Friday, August 22, 2014


  Many of our students are back in the classroom, but that doesn’t mean it’s not too late to pick up those ridiculous items retailers think we can’t do without.   And who better than My Odd Sock to point out the dumbest products you’ll never need.   Let’s get started and not waste another […]

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