Rue La La, Daily Candy and More – Mother’s Day Finds

April 30, 2012 at 9:03 pm

Time sensitive so quick post… Rue La La has some awesome Mother’s Day treats on sale and $30 or $50 off at Viv & Ingrid on some awesome jewelry including necklaces that can be customized for mom’s with kid’s birthstones. Neat stuff! You need to create a log in so if you don’t have one, click the Rue La La link above (I think you…

Found Running!

April 30, 2012 at 5:58 am

You may be wondering why “runner” is the first attribute I list in my bio. I added a page on running links and will continue to work on it… here is the first (rather long) draft. Let me know what you think. Why do you run? and where do you find your running deals and favorites? One of the first things people learn about me…

Friday Finds

April 27, 2012 at 6:49 pm

1. Well… I love deals, but I also LOVE free things! Click here for some free or almost free things to check out in Chicago this weekend from Refinery 29 2. I found an interesting link on alternative health this week, too. Check out this unique program to “unique program to clear stagnant energy (qi) and let your body find its perfect natural weight: The…

Quick Post – Lifebooker “Get Nailed” Mani-Pedi deals

April 26, 2012 at 3:53 pm

Lifebooker has some great deals on mani-pedis in Chicago (and NYC and San Fran) and some other cool time sensitive deals in Chicago. $19 acupuncture with “Vibration Beauty Therapy” – not sure what the latter is but I could probably use it – no? Check out the loot HERE

A Score and Sweepstakes Question

April 24, 2012 at 9:10 pm

Score! Last year a few of my close friends and I went to Miami to celebrate a 40th birthday and got a smoking deal on suites at Canyon Ranch Miami. It was $300/night with a $75/night resort credit for 2 nights per room (4 people – 2 rooms to share). It. Was. Awesome! Well, the last of our spa going foursome is a year younger…

Friday Finds

April 20, 2012 at 10:14 pm

In addition to sales and free stuff, I tend to share and save articles and ideas that have captured my attention. So after Tuesday’s Tips, I started collecting some links for Friday Finds. 1. As you may know from my bio, I am from NJ. Maybe that is why this bit of “news” from the blog the Greatist really resonated with me: “Research suggests swearing…