I still remember early in my relationship with my man, when I told him that I wasn't one of those women that wanted my man to waste money buying flowers for me. They are expensive and just die within a few days or a week.
Ladies, don't tell your men this. This is a mistake. If you tell them this, then they will never buy you flowers again. Men listen to us. So here's what you tell them instead:
I love flowers, but I don't like the ones that die so quickly because they seem like a waste of money. Instead, I love potted plants or potted flowers. They last longer, and I can eventually plant them if I wish to.
Last week, we had two Limoges gift bags to giveaway, each filled with a mix of jewelry- including a genuine 1/2 carat diamond tennis bracelet. Since these swag bags are valued at $200 each, we expected quite a few entries. Thank you to everyone who commented on our blog post and over on our Facebook page and told us why they wanted to win.
Congratulations to Savings.com user lindilala and PinkySade who said, "I would love to win this for my mom!". I've sent you
each an email with instructions on how to claim your prize. If
some reason it doesn't reach you, send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org before the end of the
day on Tuesday, May 8th or another winner will be chosen.
Mother's Day is only a week away, so if you haven't spent time thinking of what to buy Mom, we'll save you the headache of flipping through websites and catalogs (kidding... do people still get catalogs in the mail?)
Mother's Day is on May 8th--just around the corner. Contrary to what the flower, chocolate and greeting card industries would have you believe, you don't have to spend a ton of money to show your appreciation for your mother. You only have to spend...love.
A fresh, colorful bouquet is always a welcome gift. Whether to or from colleagues, parents or significant others, a bouquet can always brighten a room and add warmth to holidays, birthdays, and other special occasions. Choosing the right flowers and prices, however, can feel daunting because there are so many choices.
Use these pointers to get a bouquet at a price within your budget.
Bad news, procrastinators: You've just about run out of time
to shop for the ultimate Father's Day gift.
Good news, procrastinators: I'm one of you. And as a result,
I've learned a few tricks of the last-minute-gift trade. If you
still need a killer present for dear old Dad, I've rounded up
several great items that don't require a trip to the store or even
a visit from the UPS man. And as an added bonus, they're all
1. LoJack for Laptops subscription
Dad's a practical guy, so he's sure to appreciate an insurance
policy for one of his most prized possessions. LoJack
for Laptops is designed to help recover a stolen laptop.
Don't get me wrong.. I love the holidays just as much as the next
guy, but every single year it seems to get harder for me to find
new gift ideas for my family and friends. I don't want to be
that guy who always gifts the same things year in and year out so
I've tried coming up with a couple of ways to brainstorm new gift
ideas without really hurting my wallet.
So, without further ado, here are a couple of ways to brainstorm
gift ideas this holiday season: