Now that we’ve rounded the corner of the winter solstice and the days are beginning to get longer again (thank goodness), we’re starting to get cabin fever. Being from the Pacific Northwest, I need to spend as much time outside as possible. It’s still below freezing around here, though, btu I’m not sure I care. I’m… Continue reading Stay Warm During Winter Hikes
If you are lucky enough to be home with your little ones on a Snowy Day, then use it as an opportunity to bond! Here are just a few ideas to pass the time (and still leave time to get that load of laundry done!). Bake Always keep a box of cookie mix in the… Continue reading Snowy Day? No Problem.
Check the promotions folder of your inbox! You spend all that time buying for others, and now…? Now is the time to shop…and after all, most of us are looking at another few months of chilly weather. Now is a great time to grab coats, booties, or even lighter weight transitional pieces, like flowing tops… Continue reading Taking Advantage of Winter Sales!
Here in the Midwest, we are used to snow covered roads and cold temperatures, but you never know when you’re going to be on the road and run into an emergency. From sliding off the road and into a ditch, to minor accidents to running out of gas, incidents that could be no big deal… Continue reading What to include in a Winter Emergency Kit for the Car
For many of us, winter is just getting started. Then again, many of us having been braving snow for the past six weeks. Either way, by February, you’ll be dying for a tropical vacation. Check out some great deals below to get you through the tail end of winter. Shopping for Your Destination Need a… Continue reading Booking You 2017 Vacation!
Don’t you just love amazing beautiful lights? Here’s your chance to win the Star Sky LED Starry Night Light Lamp , which is sponsored by Tomtop. It’s gets even better then that…. there won’t be just 1 lucky winner there will be 10(One Winner Every Day)!!! Whoo hoo! This fabulous event is open to US residents… Continue reading Starry Night Light Lamp Giveaway with 10 Winners
Green Monday is the sister of Cyber Monday. It’s called Green Monday because it’s the day you save the most green. Some say that the sales are even BETTER than Cyber Monday simply because we are two weeks closer to Christmas and the race to finish your shopping is on. Every store wants your business… Continue reading Green Monday is Here!
If you’re anything like me, you’re just getting started on my Christmas shopping list. That’s right. I’ve been making a list and checking it twice, but I’ve yet to get started on my shopping. I want to make sure I have something for everyone that is important in my life and that includes, my furbaby.… Continue reading 5 Gift Ideas for Your Dog
Plan your design. Do. Not. Wing. It. Really, trust us. Everyone will see your house lit up and every day that you pull in your driveway, you’ll curse the lopsided-ness of your overall design. To avoid that, begin by picking a focal point. Start with the home itself by focusing on columns or an entry… Continue reading Keeping Your Sanity While Hanging Xmas Lights
It’s finally here: the week of insanity. Thanksgiving is here, then Black Friday is right around the corner, and Cyber Monday is moments after that. While this is a great time to get most, if not all of your holiday shopping done, but it can take a toll on your well-being. Here are some Black Friday… Continue reading Black Friday Shopping Tips to Help Retain Your Sanity
It’s the most wonderful time of the year…sale time! Whether you’re a Black Friday shopper, or not, more and more stores are expanding Black Friday Deals well beyond Friday itself. Many stores have already released their Black Friday ads so that you can do your research. If we have one piece of advice this year,… Continue reading Best Black Friday Deals
We’ve all been there. Passive aggressive comments. Bad gifts. Arguments over who’ll cut the ham. But, hey, it’s the holidays, so we deal. But here are few ways to make it a tiny bit less stressful. Exercise Exercise if you know you’ll be seeing your in-laws. I know, I know, it’s a busy time, but… Continue reading A Survival Guide to the Holidays
DIY Advent Calendar Update your advent calendar! Use a metallic spray paint to cover an old frame, or find a n inexpensive bulletin board. Create tags using a an online template, or any creative way you wish and pin them on the board. Use your local craft store to find decorative pins. Then hang an… Continue reading Get Ahead of Holiday Decorating!
Sometimes, holidays that adults usually love can be kind of boring when you’re a kid. Halloween and Christmas are fun because they have candy and presents. Thanksgiving to kids is just a big ol’ dinner that they need to dress up for. There are a few things you can do, though, to make your Thanksgiving… Continue reading How to Make Your Thanksgiving Kid-Friendly
What You Can Do Now If you find that you cannot avoid using a credit card this month (and who can), try making extra, smaller payments on your card. For example, if you put $200 on your credit card, try increasing your payment this month by about half that. You won’t feel it as hard when… Continue reading Managing Your Holiday Debt Now
PromosPro readers! Our giveaway, which is sponsored by TomTop has ended on November 15. 3 winners have been picked out and annouced on the Giveaway form below. We will also announce the winners on our Facebook and Twitter. a Rafflecopter giveaway Congratulations to Christina Oneel, Peter David Grandell, and Jerry Marquardt. Please claim your prize… Continue reading Ended-Enter to Win A Free Smart Android TV Box
Halloween is a fun time for family and friends. There are so many different ways to make holidays like Halloween extra special. From decorating the house for the fall season to picking out your costume, here are 5 ways we make Halloween awesome around here. #1. Have a decorating family day. Decorating for the fall… Continue reading 5 Ways We Make Halloween Awesome Around Here
Halloween is just around the corner which means you are hopefully ready for that fun yet spooky Halloween party! Do you have your decorations set up and ready to go? Need to add a little more “spookiness” to your party? If so, I have some great decorations that will give your Halloween party that extra… Continue reading Spooky Decorations To Help Spruce Up Your Halloween Party
Promos Pro is constantly being updated with new stores and new deals. We have so many discounts and promo codes available, it can be hard to keep track of all the deals that are out there. And, any smart Promos Pro wouldn’t want to miss out on a good deal if it’s out there! So,… Continue reading The Best New Deals on Promos Pro
If you love the fall season, chances are, you love fall decorating. Gone are the days of placing fall character decor around the home. These days, seasonal decorating is a bit more upscale and glamorous. Just because decor has grown up, that doesn’t mean that you have to decorate on a grown up budget. You… Continue reading Indoor Fall Decorating Tips