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Nov
17

I met the most amazing craftspeople when I was in Portland last week. Read my USA Today piece, 10 Portland makers who will make you say, “Please take my money!” and get all your holiday shopping done early!

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it’s the year of quitters and losers! #healthyourself

MinuteClinic quit smoking

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are, as always, 100% mine.

Because I vividly remember my Uncle Jack dying from emphysema, it meant a lot to me when CVS/Pharmacy stores announced, earlier this year, they were no longer selling tobacco.

That was a huge business decision, and I hope it will encourage consumers to make a huge personal decision — to stop smoking. And to make it easier to kick the habit, MinuteClinic — the medical clinic in CVS/Pharmacy stores — is offering vital support through its medically-based Start to Stop® smoking cessation program.

I wish it had been around when my uncle needed it. [Read more…]

always discreet at cvs, plus a great giveaway right here!

Always Discreet

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are, as always, 100% mine.

I always use Always. Always, meaning, yes, sigh, still. If they’d been around for 44 years, that’s how long I’d have been using them by now.

In fact, I will probably always use Always.

You see, I’ve been loyal to the brand since its inception in 1983 and, now, because I’ve reached an age that apparently requires a whole new product, they’ve come through with Always Discreet right in time to save me embarrassment, just like they’ve always done. [Read more…]