| Oct 6, 2011
| 12:14 PM
If you are a fan of that harbinger of autumn, the pumpkin spice-flavored latte, we've got a way for you to indulge on a regular basis without your wallet even noticing.
Anyone who can make coffee at home is able to put together a respectable version...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 8:01 AM
Here's the good news: You've still got two weekends to gather materials for a creative costume without spending a fortune. And Consuming Interests is hosting a contest to reward the best cheap costumes!
Check the site for more details in the days to...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 5:05 AM
Give a little, get a little on Saturday, June 18 at the next Baltimore Free Store event.
This time, the Baltimore Free Farm will host the Baltimore Free Store's collection and giveaway.
Stop by 3510 Ash Street, along the east side of Interstate 83 in...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:30 AM
So the solstice has come and gone, and now it's officially summer. We may have been living with warm weather for weeks, but now kids are out of school and we're in the window when friends and relatives are more likely to visit.
Here's some Baltimore...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Here are a couple of ways to save some cash over the long Independence Day holiday weekend, in honor of Cheap Trick Thursday:
* Get a free game each day at Brunswick Zone bowling alleys in Columbia, Ellicott City and Perry Hall from July 1 through July...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Gas prices are definitely lower but not as low as they were last summer, which is why some retailers --- even Walmart --- have started offering gas discounts to their customers.
Now, most Consuming Interests readers are probably not taking advantage of...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 6:26 AM
If you've got a smartphone or a phone with a mobile browser, Yahoo! Movies and Regal Cinemas wants to give you free popcorn this summer, according to livingrichwithcoupons.com.
Just go to movies.yahoo.com/popcorn and follow the instructions to get a free...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Aerosmith is going on tour again this summer. The Global Warming tour, which was announced Monday, is the band's first North American trek in two years.
Jiffy Lube Live is getting the show July 3. Cheap Trick is opening.
Unlike their contemporaries Van...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Earth Day weekend is upon us. I can tell because my email inbox is jammed with pitches for "green" products and corporate campaigns: Clothing made from recycled plastic bottles; natural skin care products; hybrid auto accessories, even pet waste...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:40 AM
Do you have an idea yet for Consuming Interests' Cheap Halloween Costume contest? Check back for details, but you'll be able to send us or upload a picture of a cheap costume you've put together, either this year or for previous Halloweens. Don't forget...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 2:15 PM
Looking for something to do this week? Check out our list of everything going on from 12/5-12/11.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
New Year’s Eve
The Young Turks (series debut; 7 p.m.; Current)
| Dec 9, 2011
| 8:15 AM
In need of getting into the holiday spirit? Baltimore singer-songwriters Victoria Vox and ellen cherry will play the Creative Alliance on Friday on a bill dubbed the "Not All Holiday Holiday Show!"
The title may read more confusingly than it actually...