Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Someone at our pool had a stand for their Nook. Where can I get one? - Allen

Dear Allen: Staples has a Felix eReader stand, regularly $29, on sale for $10.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: There was a store in the Shore Mall that sold diabetic socks at a very reasonable price. I have no idea where he moved to though. Do you know of any place I can get reasonably priced diabetic socks for men? - Nancy F.

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Dear Nancy: There is a vendor that sells them at Columbus Market on Thursdays. He is close to Route 206 under the pavilion. However, save the gas and visit and get a dozen pairs for $29.95 with a money back guarantee.

Dear Franny the Shop-aholic: My husband loves to cook! He uses aluminum grill pans. The bottom isn't flat, it has ridges. We can not find them. Please help. - Pat K. Brigantine

Dear Pat: sells GrillPro 50426 Aluminum Foil Grilling Trays for $11.99.

Dear Franny the Shop-aholic: Have not been able to find Off bug deterrents that clip on your belt. Any clues? - Mary C., Brigantine

Dear Mary: You can get them at for $6.98 and a four-pack of refills for $4.25.

Steals of the week


•New York Strip Steak: $4.99 per pound.

•Lancaster 85 percent lean ground beef family pack: $2.99 per pound.

•Super Chill Spring water 24-pack bottles: $2.50.


•Keller's 1-pound butter: $2.48.

•Arm & Hammer 100-count dryer sheets: $1.99. Buy two, and save $1 with the coupon from Sunday's Press.

•Locally grown peaches: 98 cents per pound.


•Chock Full O Nuts: $1.88.

•Peter Pan peanut butter: $1.88.

•Dove or Degree deodorant:

•99 cents.


•Hunt's ketchup: $1.

•Extra jumbo 16 to 20 count shrimp: $7.99 per pound.

•Entenmann's full line sale: $3.


•Save a Lot has Maglio sausage for $2.39 per pound.

•Breyer's ice cream is buy one, get one free at Rite Aid.

•Kleenex or Puffs facial tissues are 89 cents at Walgreens. Buy three Kleenex and save 50 cents with the coupon from Sunday's Press.

•Nature's Bounty of

•Fles-a-min vitamins are buy one, get one free at CVS.

•Thomas & Friends wooden railway is 40 percent off at A.C. Moore.

•Staples has a Dell laptop with Intel Pentium and Windows 8 on sale for $299.99.

•Mr. & Mrs. T Drink Mixers are $2.50 for a liter bottle at Christmas Tree Shops.

•Intex 18-foot Ultra Frame pool is $399 at Target.

•32-inch Seiki LED HDTV is $188.88 at hhgregg.

•PNY 8GB Class 6 SDHC memory card, regularly $22.99, is on sale for $5.99 at Best Buy.

•Playtex Cross Your Heart and 18-hour bras are two for $29.99 at Boscov's.

•Supersize-standard or queen-size bed pillows are $4.99 at Sears.

•1-pound bag of baby

•carrots are 59 cents at Aldi.

Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. Email


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