Wednesday, February 13, 2013
New app, KillSwitch, launches on Feb. 14.
Just in time for the most romantic day of the year, KillSwitch launches in the App Store and GooglePlay today, Feb. 14. According to Mashable, KillSwitch "makes it easy to eliminate your ex's entire presence on your Facebook timeline," however, you must still be Facebook friends with your ex. Identify the Facebook user from your friends list and the "app then crawls your profile for content." You can choose to delete all status updates, photos, videos, everything of your ex or just specific posts and pictures. All deleted pictures are saved "in a hidden album on your Facebook" according to the KillSwitch website. Learn more about KillSwitch here.
Monday, February 11, 2013
Looking for a last minute, unique Valentine's Day gifts for your significant other? Check out these picks around Montgomery County
Green Street Luxuries 617 W Main St., Lansdale All products are made with natural and organic ingredients with essential oils and healing ingredients. For Valentine's Day, Green Street Luxuries is offering pampering services, such as massage therapy, reflexology, permanent makeup, facials and more. Green Street Luxuries also has gift items perfect for Valentine's Day, such as their perfume scents, Forever Red body wash and body lotion, soaps, and gift items. Land of Olive Oil and Balsamics 4039 Skippack Pike, Skippack A newcomer to Skippack Village, The Land of Olive Oils and Balsamics has a number of infused olive oils and balsamics to choose from if your significant other loves to cook. Special for Valentine's Day, pick up chocolate …
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Men's shopping parties and fun ways to spend a romantic evening.
Need a unique Valentine's Day gift or something fun and different to do to celebrate the romantic holiday? There's a number of businesses in the Montgomery County area that are helping out the men this year with Men's Shopping Days and ways to spend the evening. Blooming Affairs Men's Shopping Day Wednesday, Feb. 6, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This all day event will help men "plan the perfect Valentine's Day" according to the Blooming Affairs Facebook page. Men can order flowers, as well as chocolates, stuffed animals and more and get free delivery on Valentine's Day. There will also be snacks provided for the men as they shop. Chamaeleon Boutique's Men's (don't) Panic Party Wednesday, Feb. 13, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Men can enjoy complimentary beer and…
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Save big by shopping after-season sales.
Find steals on everything, just by buying out-of-season. That $50 Halloween costume? Get it for $25 on Nov. 1. A $10 pack of detailed Valentines will be $2.50 on Feb. 15. And the $90 leather boots will be a mere $22 come spring. Spend less money just by waiting it out. After Holiday Sales The day after a big holiday, like Valentine's Day, Halloween or Christmas, stores mark down everything, sometimes as much as 75 percent off, to clear the shelves for the next holiday. After Valentine's Day, stock up on Valentine's cards and envelopes for next year. They're paper, the never go bad. Pick up a few bags of heart-shaped or pink-wrapped candy to snack on. After Halloween, of course, you'll find discounts on costumes and decorations at big box …
Sunday, February 13, 2011
All chocolate is not created equal.
Nothing says Valentine’s Day like chocolate, but if you really want to take care of your sweetheart, it’s important to choose your sweets wisely. Here are a few rules to follow. First, pick dark chocolate over milk. Dark chocolate has fewer unnecessary ingredients, less sugar and little to no dairy products. It’s also full of antioxidants and in small doses can be part of a healthy diet. Second, go organic. The fewer additives, preservatives and unnatural flavors and colors your chocolate has, the healthier it is for your loved ones. Third, opt for homemade. Why? Because food made at home just tastes better. Don’t believe me? Make this torte and call me in the morning. Flourless Chocolate Torte 16 oz. dark chocolate (divided) 1 cup …