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How We Bought Inexpensive, Awesome Glasses Online

Mr. FW sporting his new prescription sunglassesMr. Frugalwoods needed glasses. After years of competing over who could discern distant signs on roadtrips first, age finally caught up with my mountain/computer man.Both of his vocations–software engineering and forestry management/homesteading–require the ability to see clearly. As does, you know, life in general.Last year he started getting headaches and complained of blurry vision and so, the time had come. I sent him to the eye doctor....

See to Succeed provides free prescription glasses to 65 Crosby students

By Melanie Feuk, mfeuk@hcnonline.com Published 5:46 pm, Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Photo: Courtesy Of Crosby ISD Image 1of/5CaptionCloseImage 1 of 5Crosby ISD students pose for a photo wearing their new glasses provided to them though the See to Succeed program.Crosby ISD students pose for a photo wearing their new glasses provided to them though the See to Succeed program....

The day wearing glasses suddenly became cool

The day wearing glasses suddenly became cool – words Amy TurnbullThis new-found specs appeal essentially started to flourish when the likes of Topshop, Primark, and H&M got their hands on them, specifically, the selling of glasses with non-prescription, clear lenses. Though it might have been puzzling to real spectacle wearers to discover that people with perfect eyesight were strutting around with glasses, this undoubtedly led to a swift change in how this item was perceived. Plus any...