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Mother’s Day gift ideas

On May 8, 2013

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and now is the time to cash in on savings. Flowers are one of the easiest and best gifts for most moms. My mom loves flowers, and gets them whenever she can come up with a reason to get them. I’ve been the receiver, “Just because.” So, of course they are to of…

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Mother’s Day savings

On May 7, 2012

You can get your mom a beautiful gift this Mother’s Day without breaking the bank. Lots of online florists are offering 50% off deals including ProFlowers and FTD. That’s just the start of saving. ProFlowers is offering a LivingSocial coupon for $15 off a $30 purchase. FTD is offering a GrouponĀ for $20 off a $40 purchase. In previous years, there…

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Orders that get lost in translation

On February 24, 2012

It’s been just over a week since many people received flowers for Valentine’s Day. Are yours still alive? Mine are, but fading fast. While the holiday may be in the past, Mother’s Day is just around the corner and there are some valuable tips I learned this holiday that may save you next time around. I wrote in the days…

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Valentine’s Day Gifts that won’t break the bank

On February 13, 2012

What to get your Valentine? The answer doesn’t have to break the bank. If you didn’t splurge this weekend, don’t spend all your money on flowers. They’re a great accent to the holiday, but don’t waste $40-50 on them. It’s just not worth it. They only last a few days. Flowers are not the only way to that girl’s heart….