Now that fall is here many of us start thinking about the season of gifts! Everyone wants their presents to be appreciated, but in this age of consumerism it’s sometimes hard to find the perfect fit. Personally, I find myself struggling between an inclination to to give gifts that will be enjoyed and a desire to break the cycle of stuff and clutter in our culture. (Remember how I’ve been
I know what you’re thinking! There’s LOADS of time between now and Christmas, right? But remember how quickly those weeks went by last year? 2016 will speed by just as fast! Before you get caught up in the spending and celebrating frenzy, take some time to set the stage for a stress-free holiday season. Here are 8 steps you can take now to prevent stress
Today only, get the Hoover Commercial C2401 Shoulder Vac Pro Backpack Vacuum with 1 1/2 inch Attachment Kit. That’s the lowest price ever on this vacuum! You can check the amount of debris and dust at any time with its clear dome lid Can carry up to 6.4 quarts of dust and debris Easy to carry and uses a design approved by chiropractors HEPA filtration takes
Through April 30th, can score 30% off ANY Local deal with the promo code APRIL at checkout. This promo code has a maximum discount of $50 and can only be applied once per deal (limit 3 local deals). Sweet! Note: Some sites say this code is for new Groupon customers only but I am not a new customer and was able to use it!
The best gift in the world is music. Music connects people across the world and allows us to express our inner selves. When it comes to giving presents, there are many ways to impress music lovers. The right gift can enhance their enjoyment of music and enable them to integrate music into every aspect of their lives. Such gifts exist, and you don’t have to dig deep to afford
Merry Christmas to all my wonderful readers and partners in saving money. You inspire me everyday to think twice before I swipe, to reuse what I have before buying new, and to appreciate all that is worth having: my family, my friends, my health, and a warm home to live and grow in. From the bottom of my heart (and wallet), thank you for being
This is such a publicity stunt (call me jaded) but I watched the video and teared up! It is really sweet to think of all those neighbors putting others in front of themselves this time of year. Totally worth a watch. Here’s the story from the PR agency that represents RetailMeNot.com, which is, incidentally, still my favorite site for online coupons after Ebates.
When the weather outside is frightful, our thoughts naturally turn to comfort food, hot drinks and holiday get togethers. But between stuffing stockings and travel expenses, the Christmas season can bust a hole in even the tightest budgets. Host a party? On whose dime? The good news is that turning your home into a holiday hot spot doesn’t have to take much more than that dime. Seven ideas to
Maybe you enjoy traditional Christmas cookies like gingerbread men, frosted sugar cookies, or candy-cane shaped confections. Or maybe you’re the first one to reach for something new and different – like meringues in the shape of Christmas trees. Whatever your sweet tooth desires, we’ve found a recipe for that. Here are 10 Christmas cookie recipes you’ll want to try.
Every Christmas I struggle with what to get my friends and family for Christmas. I dread the holiday crowds at the mall and hate buying expensive gifts I’m not sure they’ll love. This usually leaves me looking for gifts at the last minute. These gifts can be made quickly and inexpensively while leaving your family and friends with a personal gift they’ll love. From infused
Christmas is a time to be jolly, merry… and creative! Instead of decorating your tree the same old way, why not go for something new? Wow your guests with a tree that’s sure to be a conversation starter. So put on your ugly Christmas sweater, roll up your sleeves, take a swig of hot cocoa and get to work decorating your tree in a new
Do you need to make your Christmas cards? This weekend only you can snag 30% off a $30+ purchase at Pear Tree when you use promo code CYBER30 at checkout. This makes for some BIG deals on Christmas cards! With 100’s of styles to choose from you’re sure to find the perfect fit for your family. Sweet!
Ugly Christmas sweaters and Ugly Christmas parties are THE thing right now. And the more hideous, tacky and downright gagworthy the better! You don’t have to spend a fortune to look spectacularly bad. We searched the Internet for the most cringeworthy holiday sweaters, tees and tunics that will be sure to turn heads – and stomachs – this season. 10 Ugly Christmas Sweaters for Your Wish