Friday, December 23, 2011

Last minute savings

Christmas is 2 days away. Hopefully, you've finished Christmas shopping, but if not retailers are pulling out all the stops to get you in the door. Got your Christmas shopping done? Great, now you can stock up for next year or birthdays in 2012.

Tomorrow Old Navy is offering 25% off gifts cards when you spend $50 or more on merchandise. This sale is only from 7-10 am on 12/24.

Unsure what to get the kid who has everything? How about a subscription to National Geographic Kids. Get a year subscription for only $12 from Plum District. Click here for more information-Plum District deal.

Barnes & Noble is offering a 25% off coupon good through Christmas eve. They offer more than just books. They have Melissa & Doug Toys, Thomas the Train, music, videos and Starbucks mugs and coffee. Click here for your 25% off coupon.

Enjoy your deals. Wishing you and your family a Merry Christmas!


Monday, December 5, 2011

Shopping Savings

Christmas is less than 20 days away, and if you're like me then you're probably looking for some last minute deals on the prefect gifts for your friends and families. Here's a list of some good buys this week.

Jolly's Jewelers- It's the end of an era for this Raleigh business, but you can take advantage of some great deals, up to 70% off retail prices. Visit Jolly's for more information and directions to this North Hills store. has the cutest selection of Christmas and photo cards. I just ordered some photo postcards and save over $11. Use coupon code cheer25 and receive 25% off your order. Have your order shipped to your local Gold Crown Store and shipping is free! There's a new Hallmark in Park West Village in Morrisville. Lynn's Hallmark opened November 19 and is located next to the TJ Maxx. It's a great place to find gifts for teachers and stock-up on wrapping paper. Like
Lynn's and Daphne's Hallmark on facebook and you'll be updated on sales and events.

Brilliant Sky Toys and Gifts- If you haven't checked out this jewel of a toy store located in Cary at Stone Creek Village and Raleigh at Brier Creek then you need to head over there. I was over there on Saturday for their Adult Christmas shop and saw so many wonderful presents for the kids. They have a wide selection of Melissa and Doug toys, games and puzzles, classic story books, die-cast cars, Thomas trains and Chuggington, crafts and dress-up. Visit Brilliant Sky for deals and events.

Need a break from the shopping? Head over to LaRancherita in Morrisville in the Harris Teeter plaza. Formerly Nikos Tavernos a wonderful Greek restaurant that will be missed has now turned into a yummy Mexican restaurant. We took the whole family here this weekend and they were able to accommodate our large party of 9 plus 4 kids. Very kid friendly. Delicious chicken fingers too and coloring pages. Mondays are $1.99 Margaritas, this might be helpful after a long day of shopping.

Christian Book Distributors offers customers a wealth of Christian books, but did you know they offer sell toys? Use code 352540 for free shipping with orders of $35 or more. Offer expires Dec. 8. Visit Christian Book for more information.

Get great gifts for your Mom friends at and tonight, Dec. 5 from 8pm- Midnight you can receive 20% off your order on purchases $35 or more. Use coupon code 20%OFF.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

SimplyFun savings

Be sure to visit SimplyFun's warehouse sale on December 4 & 5 and receive 50-85% off games and puzzles. Visit their website at SimplyFun to see a few of the sale items. Great Christmas gifts and amazing prices.