Kids can build a wooden American eagle at this free Home Depot workshop

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 17, 2019

If you’re looking for something entertaining for your kids to do after all the Halloween excitement has ended, look no further than Home Depot. The home improvement retailer is offering a free kids workshop that will teach them how to build a wooden American eagle from 9 a.m.-noon on Nov. 2. Kids will learn to …

The top 33 stocking stuffers under $20 you can get on Amazon

Kate Streit  |  October 16, 2019

The holidays will be here before you know it, so it’s never too early to start shopping for gifts for everyone on your list. Amazon is a treasure trove of affordable, fun and practical gifts that will bring a smile to your loved ones’ faces. Here are 33 of the best stocking stuffers and holiday …

Spooky decorations you can get delivered in time for Halloween

Tricia Goss  |  October 16, 2019

Decorating for Halloween lets you show your unique spooky-holiday personality. Some people go for cute, while others prefer something more classic and nostalgic. If you lean more toward the dark, scary and creepy aspects of All Hallows’ Eve, we’ve got you covered. Check out these spooky decorations you can snag from Amazon and easily have …

Here are 25 of Oprah’s favorite things you can buy for under $50

Claire Gillespie  |  October 15, 2019

Oprah Winfrey’s not just the “Queen of All Media.” She’s also the Queen of Shopping. And she certainly knows a great buy when she sees it. She may be one of the richest women in the world, but all of these picks from her “Favorite Things” lists from over the years can be yours for …

Your kids will love these free Halloween craft events at Michaels

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 14, 2019

Halloween is almost here! If you’re looking for somewhere to take your kids for some spooky crafting fun before the big night of trick-or-treating, you won’t want to miss two Halloween-inspired free craft events at Michaels. Both events are on Oct. 26, and all supplies will be included. You just need to sign up online …

Lowe’s has vintage white ceramic trees for just $10

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 14, 2019

The older I get, the more I enjoy decorating for the holidays the way my grandparents did. I fill my home with vintage decorations and colors and I even use my grandmother’s Christmas tree and topper. There’s just something about the nostalgia factor that makes the holidays feel even cozier. If you’re into vintage holiday …

Merchandise is Offered for Sale at Walgreens

Where to find the cheapest Halloween candy

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 4, 2019

When you think about the most expensive holiday to celebrate, the one that comes to mind is probably Christmas. But the costs for Halloween can add up quickly, too. From decorations to costumes and, of course, candy, you might spend a lot more than you realize. While you can find decorations on the cheap at …

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You can get $85 kids’ puffer jackets for $20 right now at Macy’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 3, 2019

Cold weather is slowly creeping in, meaning it’s officially time to pick up some new clothes to get you through the season. If you have little ones in need of some new jackets, Macy’s is holding their Lowest Prices of the Fall Season Sale now through Oct. 6 and it includes some great deals on …

You can save up to 45% on matching family holiday pajamas at JCPenney right now

Kate Streit  |  October 3, 2019

The holidays are just around the corner, so it’s time to start getting into the spirit of the season. Right now at JCPenney, you can nab matching holiday pajamas for the whole family for up to 45% off. Through Oct. 3, you can also get an extra 25% when you use the promo code FALL19 …

These will be the hottest holiday toys this year

Marie Rossiter  |  October 2, 2019

Have your kids already starting talking about what they want for Christmas? Sure, they haven’t even collected their trick-or-treat candy for Halloween, yet. That doesn’t matter when it comes to finding those must-have gifts for the holiday season. Plenty of retailers have been working hard behind the scenes to be ready to deck the halls …

Walmart has singing Baby Shark costumes for less than $20

Kate Streit  |  October 2, 2019

It’s officially October, and preparations for Halloween are in full swing. If your kids are still in need of a costume for the holiday — and your tolerance for the “Baby Shark” song is at an all-time high — you might want to check out this deal. Walmart has singing Baby Shark costumes on sale …

Teachers and students could win $3,000 in this STEM experiment contest

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 1, 2019

Calling all budding scientists and science teachers! If you’re a teacher or the parent of a student who loves science, there’s a contest you can enter this October that could win you $3,000. Celebrity scientist Steve Spangler and Arm & Hammer Baking Soda are again partnering up for the Spooky STEM Fest, a DIY contest …

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Applebee’s $1 Drink of the Month is a Vampire cocktail

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 1, 2019

It’s finally here! It’s officially Halloween month, and if you’re looking for a way to celebrate, Applebee’s has something you’ll want to sink your teeth into this October. In honor of the spookiest time of the year, this month’s new $1 Neighborhood Drink of the Month is called “Vampire.” Now through Halloween on Oct. 31, …

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Your kids will love this free ‘Paw Patrol’ trick-or-treat event at Target

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 27, 2019

If you have little ones who love “Paw Patrol,” Target is having a free Halloween event you’re not going to want to miss! From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, kids are invited to dress in costume and head to their local Target to trick-or-treat their way through the store and watch …

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Get a 2-pack of cute throw blankets for $10 at Walmart

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 26, 2019

Fall is officially here and that means it’s time to start pulling your winter clothes and your cozy blankets out of storage. If you’re in need of some new throw blankets to keep warm in the cold weather, there is a good deal at Walmart that you’ll want to jump on. For a limited time, …

The best gifts for Beatles fans

Tricia Goss  |  September 24, 2019

Many musical artists have had major fan followings, but only one group inspired a “mania.” Ever since the legendary rock group from Liverpool, England, formed in 1960, they’ve had faithful fans. And the number of devotees continues to grow. If you know someone who is a megafan of the Fab Four (or you can’t get …

You can get a $20 lobster at Red Lobster for National Lobster Day

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 24, 2019

Does lobster top your list of favorite foods? If so, does Red Lobster have a treat for you! In honor of National Lobster Day on Sept. 25, the seafood chain will be offering guests a 1¼ lb. lobster for just $19.99! The deal is only good on Wednesday, Sept. 25 and only while supplies last. …

Target has Halloween neon lights for just $5

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 19, 2019

I don’t know about you, but as soon as the calendar strikes Oct. 1, my house is in full Halloween mode. I start prepping way before that though, pretty much in the summer. That includes searching the internet for ideas and new, spooky merchandise I can buy once it hits stores. The one I’ve been …

Michaels has trunk-or-treat car decorating kits on sale for $15

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 19, 2019

If you’ll be taking your little ones trunk-or-treating this year, you’re going to of course need costumes and candy to pass out from the trunk of your vehicle, but you’ll also need to come up with some fun decorations. At trunk-or-treat events, kids trick or treat from the back of a car, usually in a …

10 adorable fall dresses you can buy for a steal

Marie Rossiter  |  September 19, 2019

With cooler weather arriving, you might be thinking about dressing up your seasonal wardrobe. Of course, you want to find dresses that not only look fabulous but also won’t break your budget. Fortunately, Amazon has a collection of best-selling dresses perfect for the fall season that won’t cost a fortune. Here are 10 of our …

The new Harry Potter Lego Advent calendar has arrived

Mandy Gambrell  |  September 17, 2019

“Harry Potter” fans have a new way to show their love this holiday season — and it doubles as a toy, too. A new “Harry Potter” Lego Advent calendar features Lego characters including Harry, Hermione and Ron, as well as Albus Dumbledore, Professor Filius Flitwick and Hedwig the owl. The Lego Harry Potter 2019 Advent …

Companies are already hiring seasonal workers for the 2019 holidays

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 13, 2019

If you’re already worried about the costs of the upcoming holiday season and being able to afford presents, one way to make some extra cash is to pick up shifts as a seasonal worker. Stores like Target, Kohl’s and even companies like Amazon and UPS all hire seasonal workers for what is their busiest time …

This Ozark Trail kids’ camping set is on sale for $39 at Walmart (regularly $119)

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 13, 2019

Summer may be coming to an end, but if you’re already looking ahead to camping trips next year, you might want to check out an amazing deal right now at Walmart. The end of summer is always the best time to stock up on goods for next year’s warm seasons, and this Ozark Trail 5-Piece …

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Your kids will love this free JCPenney event where they can decorate a crazy pair of sunglasses

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 12, 2019

Kids may be back in school and not as bored as they were over the summer, but if you’re still looking for some hands-on activities to keep them busy on the weekends, JCPenney has just the thing. The department store is now offering a Kids Zone area where you’ll find fun and free entertainment. And …

Bath & Body Works hand soaps are 5 for $23

Kate Streit  |  September 11, 2019

Right now, you can get five hand soaps from Bath & Body Works for just $23. Regularly priced at $6.50 each, this is a great deal. And with cold and flu season right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to stock up on soaps to keep everyone in your household clean and healthy. Plus, …

Your kids will love this free fire truck event at Lowe’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 11, 2019

Calling all future firefighters! Select Lowe’s locations are now offering free, hands-on fun during their Build and Grow events. If you’re lucky enough to have a participating store in your area, you can take your child in this week to put together a wooden firetruck! It is important to note that this is not yet …

Here’s how you can get free movie tickets to see ‘The Addams Family’

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 10, 2019

One of the spookiest (and kookiest) families in movie history is returning to theaters this Halloween. “The Addams Family” will be back in cartoon form on Oct. 11 and thanks to Hershey’s, you can see the new movie for free! To celebrate the release of the film, Hershey’s has launched new packages of assorted fan-favorite …

Students, here’s how you can get the NFL Sunday Ticket streaming package for $80 for the entire season

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 9, 2019

If you’re in college or have a student in your life who is a huge football fan, you’re going to want to check out this deal on the NFL Sunday Ticket package from DirecTV. And the best part is that you don’t even have to have a dish or a huge HD television hung on …

Candles are buy 2, get 2 free at Bath & Body Works

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 6, 2019

Cooler weather is coming whether you like it or not, but that also means it is the perfect time to get cozy. My favorite way to make my home feel warm and welcoming during fall and winter? Scented candles — and lots of them. Now through Sept. 9 is the perfect time to stock up …

These limited-edition Fisher-Price figures of The Beatles, KISS and more are just $19.99

Marie Rossiter  |  September 4, 2019

It’s likely been a while since you’ve had the joy of playing with those adorable Fisher-Price Little People. You remember those classic toys from when you were a kid, right? Not only are they still popular, but they’re now available as more than just your average little people. That’s right. Fisher-Price’s Little People now count …

Applebee’s September drink of the month is the $1 Adios—their version of a blue Long Island iced tea

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 4, 2019

It’s just about time to say goodbye to summer and hello to pumpkin spice and all things apple-flavored. Letting go of the season of fun in the sun is hard, though, especially if it’s your favorite time of year. To help ease the transition a bit, Applebee’s is helping us say “see ya later” to …

How you can get a free pumpkin spice original filled cheesecake doughnut at Krispy Kreme

Bridget Sharkey  |  September 3, 2019

Though we can’t help but love pumpkin spice-flavored everything, all pumpkin spice products are not equal. With this deal that Krispy Kreme is currently offering, it’s clear that the company gets it. For a limited time, you can get one of Krispy Kreme’s pumpkin spice doughnuts for free and you can choose from the classic …

Cool Halloween decor you can buy on Amazon for under $25

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 29, 2019

We’re creepy and we’re kooky this time of year and Amazon is here to help our decor be both, too — while appearing cool to boot! The National Retail Federation says Americans spend an average of $86.79 annually celebrating Halloween. But those of us who want cute decorations are probably spending more! There are a …

These top-rated Halloween costumes on Amazon start as low as $10

Marie Rossiter  |  August 29, 2019

Have you started to think about Halloween costumes yet? As we head into fall, it’s never too soon to begin preparing for all the fun and fantasy that comes along with Halloween. If you’re looking for the perfect costumes for you — or for your whole family — Amazon has thousands of choices. Whether you …

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Big Lots is having a huge Labor Day sale

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 26, 2019

Labor Day weekend is a great time to take advantage of sales, and this year, Big Lots is having a massive sale you don’t want to miss. Big Lots is offering up to 20% off coolers, up to 75% off outdoor furniture and additional deals on home decor. As the summer winds down, it is …

Yankee Candle: Buy 3 large jar candles, get 3 free

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 23, 2019

If you’re a fan of lighting candles in your home, you know the best time of the year is nearly upon us. Sure, the smell of blooming flowers is nice in the spring and a peppermint candle is nice around the holidays, but fall? That is prime candle-burning time, my friends! In preparation for the …

Here’s how you can win kitchen tools in Pampered Chef’s back-to-school sweepstakes

Kate Streit  |  August 20, 2019

It’s hard to believe that summer is coming to a close, but back-to-school time is officially upon us. Although you may still be enjoying warmer temperatures in your neck of the woods, the hustle and bustle of the fall season will soon be underway. Could your kitchen use a refresh for the school year? The …

Patagonia is having a huge sale—up to 50% off

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 19, 2019

Outdoor clothing brand Patagonia’s annual late-summer sale just started, and it includes markdowns on all of their past-season products, regardless of the current season. You’ll find up to 50% off everything from polo shirts to winter coats, rain jackets, shorts, underwear and backpacks for men, women and children. So it’s the perfect time to pick …

Adorable fall decor you can buy on Amazon for under $25

Kate Streit  |  August 19, 2019

Summer’s not over yet, but it’s never too early to start planning for autumn. As you prepare for cooler temperatures and all the upcoming holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving, it’s fun to give your home a little seasonal refresh. A number of cute autumnal decor items can be found on Amazon at great prices. Check …

Delicious pumpkin spice products you can get on Amazon

Mandy Gambrell  |  August 16, 2019

People who live life on the spicy side in the autumn can get their fill of their favorite fall flavor on Amazon. The tasty goodness of pumpkin spice is what gets us in the fall mood and keeps us there until winter.  There are some routine products we buy (lattes, candy and pie, anyone?) and …

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You can now buy Starbucks pumpkin spice creamer to make your own PSL at home

Kaitlin Gates  |  August 8, 2019

Pumpkin spice season is nearly upon us once again! Though Starbucks hasn’t officially announced the return of the pumpkin spice latte, Insider reported that employees leaked a launch date of Aug. 27. Yes, friends, that is before Labor Day and nearly an entire month before fall officially begins! This year, however, you don’t have to …

You can pre-order the Nintendo Switch Lite for $200

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  August 1, 2019

Great news for gamers and parents of video game-loving kids: The Nintendo Switch Lite is now available for pre-order at Amazon, Target, and other retailers. Set for release on September 20, the Nintendo Switch Lite is available in three color options — gray, turquoise, and yellow — and is priced at $199.99. There will also …

Walmart To Raise Its Minimum Raise To 11 Dollars An Hour

It’s Christmas in July with this holiday home decor sale at Walmart

Kate Streit  |  July 26, 2019

Christmas may seem like a long way off, but it’s never too early to start planning for the holiday season. Right now at Walmart, you can nab holiday decor on clearance for up to 60% off. Stock up now on everything you need to make your home merry and bright come December. When the holiday …

This romper is only $20 on Amazon, and you’ll wear it all summer

Kate Streit  |  July 25, 2019

Summer is in full swing! If you are looking for a wardrobe addition you’ll wear the rest of the season, check out this awesome romper, available online for between $9.99 and $19.99, depending on the color and size you choose. The ReoRia Womens Summer Scoop Neck Sleeveless Tank Top Romper is super versatile and can …

Portable gas smokers at Walmart are as low as $50 (regularly $100)

Augusta Statz  |  July 24, 2019

Now’s the time to stock up on summer must-haves at Walmart. The retailer is hosting a summer clearance sale that will help you save on essentials to help you survive the heat and get more enjoyment out of the great outdoors. One item that can be found for half off its original price is the …

9 popular women’s rain boots you can buy on Amazon

Anna Weaver  |  July 23, 2019

Whether it’s the rainy season or not, rain boots are a functional and on-trend addition to any woman’s wardrobe. And that doesn’t mean just knee-high galoshes. To make your shopping even easier, you can find a huge array of cute, trendy, and classic rain boots on Amazon. Here are nine well-rated picks to satisfy any …

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Macy’s has The North Face rain jackets for up to 40% off

Marie Rossiter  |  July 22, 2019

The North Face is one of the most popular clothing brands for people who can’t get enough of the outdoors. It doesn’t matter if you love to bike, ski, hike, kayak or even just take a walk. Everyone needs comfortable and reliable clothing to stand up to the changing temperatures and conditions Mother Nature can …

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Hobby Lobby just released new fall decor and it’s 40% off

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 19, 2019

I don’t know about you, but as a person who already doesn’t like summer weather, the current heatwave is the stuff of nightmares. I am literally sweating as I type this — in an air-conditioned building. In my defense, I am currently in a city with an “excessive heat warning” and it’s approximately 800 degrees …

Costco Reports Quarterly Earning Up Almost 40 Percent

Costco has $15 shoes and sandals right now

Augusta Statz  |  July 18, 2019

With the summer season underway, you’re going to need your fair share of toe-baring footwear, and now’s the time to stock up on men’s and women’s flip-flops and sandals at Costco. Whether you’re looking for the perfect footwear to slip on before heading to the beach or the pool or you just need to protect …

Michaels is having a free teacher event on July 19

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 18, 2019

Calling all teachers! If you still have supplies to buy before the new school year starts, you’ll want to head to Michaels on July 19 for a free teacher event. From 2-4 p.m., the event will include a make-and-take project, refreshments, a raffle and discounts on items teachers need for their kids throughout the year. …