It's Girl Scout cookie time! But, be aware...

Apparently, some of the cookies have been resized or packed fewer to a box to compensate for rising baking costs. And the local Girl Scout Troops only make around $.50 per box sold. Thankfully, none of the Girl Scout cookies are affected by the peanut butter recall.

Hell, none of that changes my mind. Order your boxes here, or find a local young 'un to take your money.

Tagalongs and Thin Mints for me, thanks. A freezer full, if I can find the room. Cookies went on sale two weeks ago and continue until March.

But before you buy, there's a few things you may want to know.

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