Day-to-day life can occasionally seems a little ho-hum. And although throwing pottery, mastering the art of French cuisine or dropping everything to explore the world by sailboat/horseback/motorcycle are all good ways to liven things up, finding the necessary time can be prohibitive. There is a quicker way to add a little imagination to daily life. Go shopping! Now for many people, this is not news. After all, shopping expeditions can have all the characteristics of an adventure.