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I Resolve to Win a Pair of Reebok EasyTones

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 9:19AM Monday January 4, 2010
under GiveawaysStaff

With almost 300 entries we have randomly selected the winner of the Reebok EasyTone sneakers and the lucky person is... Read More »

I Resolve to Drink More Water

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 8:25AM Sunday January 3, 2010
under GiveawaysStaff

You know the drill:  you're supposed to drink eight 8 oz. glasses of water a day.  But do you?  Nah.  We'll drink coffee, soda, juice--but plain ol' water?

Blech!

The thing is, not only is drinking water good for hydrating your body inside and out and helping to flush toxins out of your system, but it's also a great way to lose weight.  Drinking water helps make you feel full and so you eat less! 

So in order to help you knock out TWO resolutions for the price of one (OK, there's no "price" since we're giving stuff away here...), Fiji Water has provided us with what they call the "Fiji Enthusiast": 2 cases of 500mL bottles for 3 months + a pair of Silver Sleeves valued at $265.

How's that for refreshing?
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I Resolve to Get Into Shape

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 8:22AM Saturday January 2, 2010
under GiveawaysStaff

It's the second day of the new year and hopefully your resolutions haven't been broken yet!  For many people, losing weight, exercising more and getting into shape tops the list of New Year's resolutions.  If working out is on your "I Resolve" list, then the people at Gaiam are helping us to help you make that goal a little easier...

Is it difficult for you to get to the gym?  Or maybe you can't afford gym membership...Does exercising seem like drudgery to you?  Never fear!  Gaiam has put together a Celebrity Fitness Kit to help give you the star treatment while you get into shape. Read More »

Herding Cats: Our Favorite Savings Stories of 2009

By (view all posts by derek70x7)
at 11:32AM Friday January 1, 2010
under Stuff We Like

Oh man, just a few hours after America drunkenly ushered in 2010! But now that we have, let's take a look back at nine of the best savings stories I've picked out to honor the year that was 2009. Read More »

I Resolve to Start 2010 on the Right Foot

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 9:25AM Friday January 1, 2010
under GiveawaysStaff

Hopefully y'all are enjoying the first day of 2010 without the champagne hangover.  But either way, we want to help you start the New Year on the right foot--literally.

We're giving away a $50 gift card compliments of Famous Footwear.  Whether you use it to buy a new pair of running shoes, dress shoes for a more professional appearance or boots made for walking or a pair of dancing shoes--it's completely up to you! Read More »

Tech Resolutions For 2010

By (view all posts by GuyCopes)
at 1:05PM Thursday December 31, 2009
under Holidays

Out with the old unresolved resolutions from 2009 and in with the new promises we may or may not keep. The new year is only a few short days away. What better time than now to put forth my consumer electronics resolutions for 2010. Read More »

I Resolve to Get More Sleep

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 9:50AM Thursday December 31, 2009
under GiveawaysStaff

Although many health professionals recommend we get 7-9 hours of sleep each night, few of us are able to follow through on that simple health tip.  Our stressful, hectic lives mean we often get to bed far later than we should and wake our weary bodies far earlier than we'd like.

While tonight is all about staying up past midnight, maybe TOMORROW night can be the start of a New Year's resolution to get more--and better--sleep.

Pacific Pillows has provided us with a $50 gift card to give away to help one lucky winner achieve some sweet dreams in 2010. Read More »

New Year, (Mildly) New You

By Guest Blogger(view all posts by MBones)
at 3:12PM Wednesday December 30, 2009
under Loose Change

It's almost 2010!  As the Holidays wind down, you can start to really feel the effects of this last year. A barrage of resolutions can feel overwhelming sometimes.  No need to revamp your entire life; scrub down, whiten up, and get ready to ring in 2010 with a (mildly) new you! 

Here are a few small ways to feel like a New Year's Baby without spending a bundle.
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Recycling the Holiday Aftermath

By (view all posts by coupiedoll)
at 1:07PM Wednesday December 30, 2009
under Loose Change

If you're like many Americans, you may not really deal with the Christmas and holiday aftermath until the new year. New presents may not have been put away, decorations might remain up to after the New Year holiday, and holiday greeting cards might line the mantle well into January.

There's no doubt the holiday aftermath can be overwhelming once the holiday glow has worn off and replaced with a healthy dose of holiday consumption guilt. Not to worry.

What follows is an easy guide to help you find the appropriate way to recycle even those unwanted gifts. Read More »

I Resolve to Protect my Skin

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 9:57AM Wednesday December 30, 2009
under GiveawaysStaff

Today's resolution is about putting your best face forward in 2010.  And what better way to achieve that than with the heavy duty anti-oxidant power of white tea?  That's the active ingredient in Origins A Perfect World skin care collection and thanks to the folks at Origins, we've got a Protect and Preserve gift set loaded up with A Perfect World skin care products to give away to one lucky winner! Read More »

Cooking for a Crowd for Less

By (view all posts by HSimas)
at 1:32PM Tuesday December 29, 2009
under Money Saving Tips

Party prep can be tricky, especially when you don't want to spend a fortune. Check out my vlog below for money, stress and time-saving tips on Cooking for a Crowd for Less. And if you remember nothing else from my somewhat rambling video (sorry, I promise the next one will be shorter!), please keep fresh in your mind the four golden rules of cooking for a crowd: Read More »

I Resolve to Drive More Safely

By (view all posts by stella.louise)
at 10:33AM Tuesday December 29, 2009
under GiveawaysStaff

As more and more states adopt laws banning cell phone use while driving, hands-free devices allows us to keep in touch while keeping both hands on the wheel.  And since safety is just as important as saving, Wireless Emporium has generously provided us with an Aliph Jawbone Prime 3 Wireless Bluetooth Headset. Read More »