Did you skip Black Friday this year? For those who shudder at the thought of braving throngs of people at the mall, online shopping is a hassle-free alternative. Savvy retailers know that many prefer to do their holiday shopping from home – and that’s why the Monday after Thanksgiving has become known as Cyber Monday. With tons of deals and steals, you can load up your virtual cart and get all your presents without the stress of crowded stores. Here are some simple tips for Cyber Monday success:
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The sisters behind the blog, www.meandmeg.com, Leigh and Meg are mothers and intrepretive dancers,who have been f*cking up their kids since 2005.
Its that time of the year again! The holidays are upon us. We are inundated with television commercials portraying loving and happy families where everyone gets along and enjoys one anothers company.
There was a time when Id wake up the day after Thanksgiving at 5 AM to drive 90 miles to Seattle to shop. But two things were different then: I didnt have a child (and thus, complete respect for sleep), and the sales began “early” at 7 AM.
We all know that there are absolutely amazing deals on Black Friday. What’s notso amazing is the stress of finding the very best deal on the market. There’s nothing worse than buying a big-ticket item, only find out that it was cheaper somewhere else. But thanks to some great new apps, you can say goodbye to shopping stress! By putting the best prices right at your fingertips, they’ll help you conquer the holiday shopping system. Here are our picks for the best Black Friday apps: Red Laser
Have you ever experienced the post-Thanksgiving blues? Doctors will tell you that this is what happens when Turkey Day is done and “normal” life resumes. I’m no doctor, but I totally disagree. I believe the post-Thanksgiving blues start long before the turkey and stuffing have given way to the need for elastic pants.
We just LOVE this baby news:Jennifer Love Hewitt and her husband (surprise!) Brian Hallisay welcomed their first child on Tuesday.The Client List star shared the news in a statement from her rep, saying that the couple was thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter.The little girl’s name? Autumn James Hallisay.Originally, the new parents had talked about waiting to get married until after the baby was born, but given the …
Imagine waking up before dawn or camping out in a parking lot to spend hours waiting in line for the doors of your favorite store to open. It sounds crazy but bargain hunters all over the country do it every year on Black Friday. Are you one of them? If you’re planning to brave the crowds, we want to make sure that you’re properly prepared for the madness. So here to help you out are some great tips for smart shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Pre-shop Online
The following is a guest post by storage and organization expert Laura McHolm, founder of NorthStar Moving Company.The holidays are upon us, one of the most wonderful times of the year! But with all the holiday shopping, parties and decor – it can also be the most expensive time of year.It’s easy to feel a little less than jolly about the seasons notoriously pricey reputation, but one area that doesn’t need …
When I think of Thanksgiving, I often wonder about the first Thanksgiving and what that might have looked like.The first Thanksgiving occurred in the fall of 1621, between the Pilgrims and the native Wampanoag people. The meals were thought to have occurred for almost a week. Many of our modern-day traditional foods such as cranberry sauce and mashed potatoes were not even invented yet!Although our Thanksgiving meals have transformed over the years, I …