Monthly Archives: April 2012

Virginia Shopper’s Summer Piks

IS IT SUMMER ALREADY? O.K. – It’s not summer yet.  I know.  But it sure FEELS like summer and LOOKS like it, SMELLS of warm sunny days, and some of these April  afternoons are downright HOT. Needless to say, all … Continue reading

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A Gardening Accessory for Mom

THE VIRGINIA SHOPPER’S PIK O’ THE MONTH: THE  PHILOSPOT FOR MOTHER’S DAY “If I had a flower for each time I thought of my mother, I could walk in my garden forever.” That’s what this big (6”High x 6 3/8” … Continue reading

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Virginia Jams and Jellies

THE GIFT THAT FLIES OFF THE PANTRY SHELF THE VIRGINIA SHOPPER is not a huge jelly (or jam) lover, but the rest of the world has this remarkable craving.  I swear my entire family are wild for the berry varieties, … Continue reading

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