Archive for the ‘Deals’ Category

Perfect Summer Slip-On from Jambu

July 20, 2016 at 12:25 pm

Jambu is a brand that offers comfortable, versatile and sustainable footwear “for life’s adventures.” You may have seen my post a few months ago on the Jambu Hush. Jambu is partnering with Nordstrom to offer the Oklahoma exclusively at their Anniversary Sale starting on July 22 through August 7! I was lucky enough to get a pair in advance to test and tell you about.…

Plan a “Spend Free” Weekend (or Day)!

June 26, 2016 at 6:26 am

Oh, Internet, how I love, thee! I’m not sure how we found out about cool free things to do in the “old days,” (AKA pre-Google) because it’s honestly kept my weekends from turning into complete spendathons. If you feel like going out and having fun has turned you into a human cash machine, challenge yourself to a weekend (or a weekend day) where you don’t…

Get Set to Find, Buy, Give and Give Back!

November 22, 2015 at 8:45 am

Some of you who’ve been around here a while may remember that Erica Finds started as a deal finding blog. Everyone is good at something. My friends can tell you, I am really good at finding deals! Though that is not the focus of this blog now, I still like to share my shopping smarts! You can check out my general online shopping tips in…

Tried It Tuesday: Things of Beauty

October 27, 2015 at 6:16 am

If you come around here ever, you know I am not a beauty blogger. That being said, I like to look good once in a while and I love to try new products and services that help. I was offered the opportunity to try an in-home salon service, Stylisted, and a great new beauty product, Organic Revitalizing Night Cream from Block Island Organics. Of course,…

Friday Finds: 5 Chicago Marathon Highlights for Those Not Running

October 9, 2015 at 6:27 am

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s five is “Five Favorite People Who Inspire Me.” I have a hard time picking favorites where people are concerned, so…

Tried It Tuesday: Shyp – Like Uber for Packages But Better!

October 6, 2015 at 7:53 am

I was walking through the Lakeview Art Festival and saw a booth for Shyp. I walked over to check it out and was excited to hear that Shyp is now in my neighborhood. What is Shyp? It is like Uber for packages but better. How? Well, they not only pick up your packages (like Uber), but they also pack and insure them at no cost.…

Tried it Tuesday: Save on Your Running Shoes with ShoeKicker!

August 4, 2015 at 6:00 am

Everyone who comes around here knows that I love running AND I love a good deal. When Dave from Janji asked me to check out his friend Imran’s new site to find the best prices on running shoes, I said “sign me up.” ShoeKicker is a new website that will revolutionize how you buy your running shoes. Propelled by a problem that I can relate…