Tag Archive | "Shopping"

Studies Show

Monday, January 16, 2017


    We live by the numbers.  Or so it seems. Apparently the number-crunchers do studies & collect statistics on every crazy, conceiveable thing you can imagine. Those of us with multiple sclerosis aren’t exempt from the studies either.   Did you know….. 85% of people are diagnosed with relapsing-remitting MS at onset. And of […]

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My Odd Sock: Shopaholic

Thursday, August 18, 2016


    A few among us may describe themselves as a “shopaholic.” Though I am not a shopaholic per se, I AM addicted to scanning the ads to find items & advertising that are well beyond ridiculous. Here are a few of my “must-have-NOTS”…..       Note to retailers & branding specialists: Do not […]

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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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Black Friday Daze Craze

Wednesday, November 26, 2014


      Holiday shopping has begun!   Major retailers have started the barrage of ads & circulars describing huge savings in the days surrounding Black Friday.         Many stores will open their doors to frantic shoppers Thanksgiving night. While others open early early Black Friday morning.   Only Kmart has said to […]

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Power Shopping

Thursday, November 20, 2014


Feeling rather lazy, so please enjoy this rehashed My Odd Sock.  Cheers!     Life presents challenges. But when you have multiple sclerosis, even the simple challenges can, at times, be mondo burdensome.  Or so I learned on a recent trip to the grocery store.   You see, typically I grocery shop for just a […]

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My Odd Sock’s Shopping List

Saturday, October 18, 2014

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      The pantry is bare so time to go to the store for yours truly.   Join me as we shop the day away in search of everything odd on the shelves at your local grocery store.   Grab a cart while I park the car and I’ll meet you in the juice […]

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