Are you stumped when it comes to buying gifts for certain people on your list? Getting a present for someone who has everything. . . or is just a finicky person can be a real PAIN. To avoid unnecessary stress, consider shopping early to get your creative gift buying juices flowing. Take the time to […]
Do you ever give up trying to get someone the perfect gift? You almost always resort to a gift card before you even peek at a gift registry or find out what they might want. WHY? I think it’s a bit lazy. Some people think it’s just the thought that counts. I think the gift […]
Guest Post by Jana Lynch December is an expensive month for my family. Not only do we celebrate both Christmas and Hanukkah but our daughter’s birthday falls right in the middle of the month. As a result, we end up with a glut of presents, half of which remain unopened until the next year when […]
After hearing the news about Kate Middleton’s pregnancy rough patch, I remember that pregnancy is tough. It’s hard to feel your best when you have morning sickness, weight gain, and fatigue. I believe the mommy-to-be should receive as many gifts as the baby during and after pregnancy. So what’s a shopper to do when picking […]
There’s all this hype about Cyber Monday. Why not? You can score MAJOR savings. But what do smart, eco-friendly shoppers do?
A friend said it best: Gifts are a token of our love, not a measure of it. Now that the holiday season is upon us, you want to stretch every dollar to get something nice for those on your list. Affording gifts can be a problem area for your budget. You don’t have to overspend […]
The benefits of DIY projects are clear: 1. They add personal a personal touch. 2. They are a labor of love. 3. They can save you money. The question remains. . how can I make an inexpensive coasters when entertaining or to give as a thoughtful gift?
You’ve already purchased a gift or two for Valentine’s Day. Maybe you bought some chocolates or flowers, but you still need a little something extra. You want something a little different and clever. Here’s how to show someone how much you ‘like’ them with this simple, money-saving gift.