I’ve been looking forward to writing this post only because that means I’m DONE with my Christmas shopping. Last year we spent $847.80 on Christmas gifts. This year, I spent a bit less. Family and friends – you know who you are – better not read this if you want to be surprised!!!! Here’s how much I spent on Christmas
I was chatting with Cameron Huddleston of Kiplingers yesterday about how to tell if your gift is going to be returned when I had a realization. I have given some truly terrible gifts. So bad that the recipient should have cut me out of their lives. Have you ever given a really bad gift? Please tell me I’m not alone!!! Can you believe I gave these terrible
As it gets closer to Christmas, there are still a few people on your gift list. You like the idea of something personal and homemade, but you don’t have a lot of time to put something together. We’ve rounded up a few easy ideas DIY gifts that won’t cost you too much money or time. Here are some ideas for memorable DIY gifts.
I never knew what Lego gifts to buy for my nephews until I discovered these Lego books. For 8 years running my nephews have asked for Legos for Christmas. The challenge is that they have SO many thousands of Legos – I’m not kidding about the thousands – that no one really knows what Legos to buy for them anymore. What if they already have
Having trouble finding gifts for the men in your life? Me too. I’ve been struggling to find the perfect gifts for my Dad, brother, and boyfriend that are different from the generic “boy” gifts like cologne or ties. During my search I’ve sound some awesome gifts for men that are sure to please even the hardest to buy for dads and relatives. 8 Best Gifts
Target just unveiled even more sales for Cyber Monday. Clothing, shoes, accessories, and some toys are buy one get one (BOGO) 50% off, which amounts to a hefty 25% discount is the items are of the same price. Plus, there are dozens and dozens of offers to get a Target gift card with purchase, including Apple iPod, HDTVs, kitchen appliances, beauty products, and so much
Get an extra 25% off all the deals on LivingSocial with special Cyber Monday coupon code CYBERSALE. The maximum discount you can earn is $50 off. Some restrictions apply. Expires Dec. 1 at 11:59 p.m. PST. LivingSocial has daily deals on things to do locally, restaurants, hotels and resorts, travel adventures, and fabulous products. Most of their discounts are at least 50% off – some of them are for
I was tasked with spending $100 on CyberMonday.com, one stop shopping for the best deals from more than 800 retailers. The site initially shared deals on one of the biggest online shopping days of the year: Cyber Monday. But today, it shares curated deals year round. This year Cyber Monday is Dec. 1, 2014. It’s a big spending day because folks check out what they want to
Just found out about these Target deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Go straight to the Target weekly ads for all sale items. The valid dates vary, so please mark your calendars! You can also add stuff to your shopping cart online, then wait until the first day of the deal to purchase. Here are the top Target Black Friday deals I spotted
For just a few hours, JC PENNEY released this Black Friday coupon for an extra 25% off. Valid online. Plug in coupon code FAMILY. You can also use coupon code TOGETHER for an extra 20% off. Unclear if you can stack both coupon codes but if you can holy mother! Valid today Nov. 25 until 11:59 p.m. EST tonight!!!
For a few days only ALL 2015 Entertainment Books are $25. Plus shipping is FREE! That means they are $10 off! If you order a second or third book as gifts or for yourself, they are $15 each. These are 2015 Entertainment Books so you have more than 12 months to use all these awesome coupons. HOT deal on Entertainment Books!
Sears has dozens of Black Friday deals that have started now! Get up to 50% off HDTVs, Tablets, Samsung products, and lots more. Many of these deals don’t expire until Cyber Monday (Dec. 1) but who knows how long selection will last! Plus, members of Sears’ free loyalty program will earn points on future purchases! The top deals I spotted
What are the best postal rates for Christmas this year? I always wonder if I’m losing money by shipping my gifts with USPS, which I do mostly out of habit and because I ship early enough that I can avoid overnight service. Not sure if that’s going to happen this year! I’ve only bought just two presents, though I have good ideas for many people