Weekly Update - Binoculars Recommendations, Best Ice Cream, Date Ideas
With summer heat hitting most of the country hard this week, we focused on one of the most-loved ways to cool down: ice cream. Read on for more about our search for the best cheap ice cream, as well as binocular recommendations, summer date ideas, and gardening tips.
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Binoculars.Summer activities such as ballgames, bird-watching, and sightseeing cry out for a quality pair of binoculars. One of the best options under $50 is the Olympus Roamer 8x21 DPC I, which weighs just 6 ounces, making it ideal for backpacking or traveling. For the ballpark, try the heftier Bushnell Permafocus 7x35. These binoculars have a wide field of view and keep the action in focus. For more picks, check out our buying guide to cheap binoculars.
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8 Cheap Dates.For couples on a budget, warm weather presents lots of opportunities to spend time together without spending much (or any) money. Get out and try one of our cheap summer date ideas.
Cheap Gardening Tips.Tired of paying so much for organic veggies? Grow your own! We found surprising ways to save on gardening, from dollar store finds to discounted greenery.
Best Cheap Ice Cream.We gathered some lucky volunteers and ran a taste test of inexpensive national ice cream brands. Find out which treat came out on top -- and which cartons aren't worth the calories.