What Should You Buy in August? My Local CBS Morning Segment

For the month of August many of the best deals are centered around the Back to School season. Pretty much everything your kids need for the school year will be on sale from school supplies to tech to clothing to dorm room essentials. The good thing is that these means sales for everyone including … [Read more...]

Everything You Need For a Day at the Beach

To me, one of the highlights of summer is spending a lazy family day (or two or three) at the beach. We love to swim, take long walks, picnic, lounge and play in the warm sand, then plunge back into the cool ocean water again. Before you load up the car and head out the door, make a packing list – … [Read more...]

PetPlate Freshly-Cooked Dog Food Delivery Review

With a picky dog like our Toby, we're always looking for a food that he likes to eat AND that we can feel good about feeding him. We have found that in PetPlate! PetPlate is 100% human-quality, ready-to-eat food for dogs. The meals are designed by top veterinarian Dr. Renee and contain good … [Read more...]

Hallmark Channel’s #SummerNights “Love on Safari” Premiering Saturday, July 28th at 9pm/8c! #LoveonSafari

Whether you love to travel yourself or just like to travel vicariously through others, you'll want to tune in to an all-new Hallmark Channel Summer Nights original movie, "Love on Safari" on Saturday, July 28th at 9pm/8c! I love to travel myself and am actually writing this while on a trip to … [Read more...]

Enter to Win One of TEN $50 Walmart Gift Cards!

Check your next Valpak envelope to look for a coupon for Community Coffee Coupon, redeemable at Walmart stores. To celebrate this great offer, they are celebrating with a giveaway! Enter HERE for your chance to win one of TEN $50 Walmart Gift Cards. It's a simple entry - just input your email so … [Read more...]

Plan an Unforgettable Weekend in Carmel-by-the-Sea

A more accurate title for this article may be "Plan an extended weekend" or "expect to stay longer than you planned" in Carmel..... because that's exactly what we did! Our original itinerary called for us to stay only two nights in Carmel-by-the-Sea, but on the afternoon we were expecting to leave … [Read more...]

Plan an OVERBOARD Movie Night + Reader Giveaway

Get ready for a fun summer movie night with the heartwarming comedy OVERBOARD, available on Digital TODAY and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD, and On Demand July 31 from Lionsgate. I haven't yet had a chance to watch the movie, but it looks super fun and I'm a big fan of … [Read more...]

LAST DAY: Amazon Prime Pantry: Choose $40 of Groceries for Only $15-$18 Shipped!

  UPDATE: This great grocery offer is only valid through the end of Prime Day - Tuesday night!  There are some really awesome deals that have already started for Amazon Prime Day, but one of the BEST is the opportunity to get a bunch of groceries from Amazon Prime Pantry for very little … [Read more...]

Southwest Turkey Wrap Recipe for School Lunch or Work!

Southwest Turkey Wrap Recipe We all know that packing our own (or spouse's) lunch for work each day or kids' lunches for school is a great way to save a LOT of money over the course of the year vs. buying a lunch every day. But, after a while the same 'ol peanut butter and jelly or ham and cheese … [Read more...]

Macy’s Black Friday in July Giveaway – 50 Gift Cards to Win!

How does some summer shopping sound? Macy's has lots of summer deals (hint: check out the deals on swimwear - we scored swim trunks and a swim shirt for half price yesterday). What's even better is they also have a Black Friday in July giveaway going on right now where you have a chance to win one … [Read more...]