3 Awesome Things to Try in 2016 – That are really good for you!

  Boba Tea There’s a big drink craze going on – Boba Tea! And you should definitely try it. Boba Tea has been very popular in the Asian communities for many years and it has finally made its way west. It is made with milk, flavored tea and tapioca pearls.  Boba Tea is a feast for the senses. For your eyes, there’s a nice mixture of colors and shapes: milky pastel colored liquid with black tapioca pearls at the bottom of the glass.  For your taste buds: The yummy sweetness of tea and creamy milk with fun and surprising gummy tapioca pearls. And for your sense of smell: a sweet almost floral aroma.  Heavenly! TSA Pre-Check With a TSA Pre Check status you get a few perks as a traveler. You get to go through a shorter security line and … Read More

Old Fashioned Real People Customer Service is Alive and Well at Solar Shield

For many e-commerce companies their customer service department is an afterthought often farmed out to overseas to companies where the staff barely speaks English or an automated system that does little to solve customers’ problems or answer their questions. At Solar Shield, makers of the original ‘fitsover’ sunglasses and clipons, they understand that customer service has been, and will continue to be, an essential part of the company’s success. They consider their customer service department, the personalization of the brand. Solar Shield’s customer service department allows its customers to engage with the brand at an emotional and personal level. Solar Shield doesn’t just sell great polarized sunglasses for eyeglass wearers; they care about protecting their customers’ eyes and enhancing their vision. Solar Shield’s customer service department practices these values by connecting and creating relationships with their customers. Solar Shield’s customer … Read More

So Many Solar Shield ‘Fits over’ sunglasses and Clip-on Styles -There’s One for You!

  Did you know 3 out of 4 adults wear glasses of some sort? Thankfully, Solar Shield brand has one of the most extensive lines of fits over sunglasses and clipons in the industry. Many people can think of only the large goggle-type fitovers of years past, but the reality is there are a myriad of styles in the market today. In the fits over category, Solar Shield has 5 collections: classic, sport, panorama, fashion and designer. Solar Shield Classics refers to fits overs with classic rectangular and round shapes, side windows and a top and bottom shield. Sport fits overs have racier more tapered shapes, also have side windows and top and bottom shield. However, since these Solar Shields are meant for sport, the top shield has small vents so lenses don’t fog up during activity.   The Panorama … Read More

An Affordable Alternative to Prescription Sunglasses

Did you know that between 80-90% of adults who purchase eyeglasses don’t purchase sun-protection? Do we want to improve our vision but not protect it? Doubtful.  The reality is that prescription eyeglasses are not cheap. They can set us back between $100-400 easily.  Most people would not consider adding the high cost of prescription sunglasses on to their eyeglass purchase. And who wants to spend $200-300 on prescription sunglasses only to have your eye doctor tell you that your prescription has changed 8 months later? Our prescriptions change subtly over time and adults over 40 should expect to see changes in their prescription every year. Luckily there is an alternative to prescription sunglasses – fits overs! Sunglasses that fit over eyeglasses, commonly known as ‘fits overs’ or ‘fitovers’ have been around for decades and for good reason. They are an … Read More