Top Trick-or-Treat Trends in 2014

DespMeHalloween 2014 is sure to be a fun-filled night—after all it does fall on a Friday this year! So who will your kids and their friends dress as to go trick-or-treating? And what’s the most popular character that you’ll see at your door? I’ve scoured the internet to predict the top costumes of Halloween 2014!

Anna & Elsa, Frozen Sisters

It’s tough to call if one or the other sister from Disney’s Frozen (although Elsa had a slight edge last Halloween), but you’ll definitely see a few of these on your doorstep. I’m betting that sibling pairs will be dressing … Read More »

Have You Heard of Redbox Instant Yet?

No one’s renting movies from stores anymore, unless they come out of the Redbox machine at your grocery store, convenience store, etc. I’ve been known to stop by the machine at my local Market Basket and check out a movie for the family to watch or a hot new release my husband and I missed in theaters. The last time I rented, I was offered a chance to try their new Redbox Instant by Verizon for free… Of course, I checked it out online right away.

Discs Plus Instant Streaming

legomovieWith Redbox Instant, this movie rental machine is throwing its … Read More »

Shop College Styles by Levi’s at Amazon

Levi’s has been a staple brand name in the wardrobes of students for decades. From jeans to denim jackets, luggage to accessories, Levi’s has something to offer for the whole family this back-to-school season, all available on Amazon! Shop the collection and save just in time for school to start.

Hot Looks for College Students

511jeansVisit Amazon’s Levis’ Back To School shop to take a peek at Women’s and Men’s styles you’ll most likely see on campus this fall semester. Shop online for classic looks like the Levi’s Men’s 511 Slim Fit (pictured), marked down from $58 to $39.99 and … Read More »

Comparison Shopping for the Cheapest School Supplies

When that school supply list arrives sometime in late summer, you’re bound for some sticker shock when you head for the cash register to buy it all. It seems like notebooks, pencils, and backpacks are getting more expensive every single year. Before I stock up on the supplies my pre-K daughter and my high school teacher husband are going to need, I decided to see just how the big school supply retailers stack up. So let’s see how Staples, Walmart, and Target actually compare, price by price.

Basic School Supplies

elmersEvery back-to-school list includes pencils, glue, notebooks, and a … Read More »

Gear Up at the Orvis Midsummer Sale

zipperedcastingDon’t waste any time – it’s the final week of the Orvis Midsummer Sale, where you’ll find great products marked down to as much as 70% off the original price. Check out the men’s and women’s apparel departments, as well as fly fishing, hunting, home goods, and much more. Orvis is your source for summer adventure gear and apparel. Find out what you can save when you shop the outdoor gear you need for the end of the summer and early fall seasons.

Savings on Men’s Apparel for Any Adventure

travelcoolerThe Midsummer Sale at Orvis features men’s apparel for many … Read More »

Boost Your Beauty Routine with Benefit Cosmetics Sale

imglamMost of us girls love to have a good excuse to pamper ourselves and what better excuse than a great sale on great products? That’s exactly what’s happening right now at Benefit Cosmetics online and in stores. When you shop now at, you can save a bundle on lip gloss, concealer, makeup brushes and more! Check it out now to see how you can save up to 50% on your order AND get free shipping!

Benefit’s Sale Products Have It All

I love to head straight for the best deals, so I found Benefit’s Sale Products page right away … Read More »

Take $25 Off Graco Car Seats – Going on Now!

gracoAs a leader in baby gear for generations, the name Graco is one almost everybody knows by now. With a wide variety of products to choose from, including car seats, strollers, travel systems, playards, swings and soothers, highchairs, activity centers, monitors, and nursery, Graaco can help you to create the perfect first home for your precious little one. Now through October 31, 2014, you can save on the car seats and travel systems that made Graco a number one choice among families.

Save $25 on All Graco Car Seats and Travel Systems

Everyone loves saving money, especially when it’s saved … Read More »

Top Five Must-Haves for Your College Dorm Room

If you’re packing for college for the first time ever, it’s a little intimidating to decide what to bring and what to leave at home. Of course you’re bringing your laptop and your school supplies (don’t forget a sturdy backpack!), but what about your day-to-day living essentials? Take it from the advice of a once college freshman, there are a few things you’re going to want to have with you. Here’s your top five checklist and where you can shop for them all.

#1 – Bedding Essentials

eggcrateYou probably have your sheets already (extra-long twin, don’t forget!), but what you … Read More »

Famous Footwear’s Back to School Shoe Sale

MGbootsAlthough summer’s not quite over, now is the time to take advantage of big back-to-school deals on school supplies, school gear, apparel, and yet – shoes! If you’re on the hunt for great shoe bargains for the whole family (not just your kids), you can shop and save with the BOGO deal at Famous Footwear, going on now. Add on coupon codes on Famous Footwear Rewards to save even more on great shoes like these.

Women’s Shoes on Sale at Famous Footwear

Plenty of women need back-to-school shoes, not just the kids! If you’re not in school, why say no … Read More »

Personalized Back-to-School Gear from the PBS Kids Shop

thomasbackpackMy kids are 4 ½ and 2, so they’re pretty big fans of most PBS characters these days. From Curious George to Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood to Thomas & Friends, there’s a lot of “celebrities” these kids just love. When I saw that the PBS Kids Shop now offers official school gear (and its personalized!), I knew what they needed to get excited about pre-school and pre-kindergarten this fall.

Character School Supplies for Boys and Girls

The PBS Kids Shop has outdone themselves in offering a wide range of school supplies featuring all of the top favorites from their kids’ … Read More »