Better Vision at a Better Price

With fully half or our family in some kind of prescription eyewear — and one more, who shall remain nameless who should be in prescription eyewear because she is blind beyond belief — we are fully entrenched in the eyewear game. Such conditions can be a financial...

Get a New Eye Doctor

The first time I asked an eye doctor for my daughter's prescription, he balked. As if my own child's eyeglass requirements were some kind of trade secret that I had no right to see. The bottom line was that this was about his bottom line, not about what was best for...

Old Age Eyes

After breakfast one morning, when I was four, I went up to my bathroom to brush my teeth. Whilst making my teeth sparkle, I noticed that there was raspberry jam stuck on my jaw. I got a washcloth and wiped. Then I rubbed. Then I scrubbed. With tears running down my...

Best Discount Contact Lenses

Half of my family of eight needs corrective eyewear. As of this writing, two wear glasses and the other two wear contacts. One other family member should be wearing glasses, but s/he is in denial about her/his age and is content to squint and hold that teeny, tiny...