W.S. Di Piero 12:30 p.m., July 30
Halloween costume shopping in a most olde English manner
So, we’re going medieval for Halloween this year, thinking up costumes that can do double duty at Renaissance fairs (don’t ask). Fifteen years ago, I would have jumped at the chance to play a princess. ...
At Jetpack America, one can practice their corkscrews, backflips, and high-speed donuts over water. Over 150 bucks for 15 minutes, though.
Show up right under black light
What to wear to your next black-light-themed party? Eve Kelly is glad you asked.
Trader Joe, the organic newcomer to the corn-chip party goes head-to-head with Mr. Frito.
Prized peanut butter cups
Who cares who put the chocolate in the peanut butter, who does it best?
No crane? No problem.
When you don’t have a skateboard, who can you call to help move out that old backyard hot tub?
Just in time for back-to-school, a survey of what’s out there in the way of lunch boxes.
Stand-up paddle board lessons are a good, easy way to learn how to surf. But don’t do it. Surfing is no fun.
Ride pimpage on a budget
Survey of accessories (some useful, many useless) to make your car look good and sparkly.
Get the green out of pool-soaked blond hair
My towheads have turned into toads. My daughters’ hair, once so golden, has gone green from too many hours in the pool. And the standard stuff at Target and Walmart didn’t get the job done. ...