- October 22, 2010 - csoudry
Who doesn’t love a good bargain?
As a kid, I had fun accompanying my mother to garage sales to hunt for treasures. In recent years, I have found some great deals by haunting the half-price specials and online auctions offered by various radio and TV stations, and some newspapers.
For example, a friend and I each got a year-long couple’s gym membership – including all the classes – last fall for just $100 from an online auction sponsored by a radio station. (Never mind that our[…]
- October 20, 2010 - csoudry
As a mom, I’m always looking for that alternative to the burger, fries and chicken nuggets that seem to creep into my children’s diet – and hence, mine – on an altogether too-regular basis.
Let’s face it, the food is inexpensive – especially if you buy from the dollar menus – and the whole family can eat for about $25.
But, my friends, I’m here to tell you there is a better way.
If you check out the half-price gift certificate sites online, and are able and willing to[…]