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Merry Christmas!!! And the Winners are…

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It’s Christmas Break, so I’m going to take some time off from posting deals, and instead spend some time with my oft-forgotten children and husband.

The years pass by so quickly, and I want to cherish as many undistracted moments as I can. I hope you’re able to do the same this holiday season.

Maybe I’ll start up a side business and sell some of my “Ugly Christmas Coupon Sweaters,” complete with coupon insert snowflakes and stripes made out of Manager Markdown stickers. What do you think?!?!

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Oh, but before I sign off, I bet you want to know who won those FABULOUS prizes listed below! Here are the winners of the My Favorite Things Giveaway items:

Plot of land in the Scottish Highlands - ($80 value) - Christa R.

“Malini” Bone and Brass Bangle Set ($48 value) - Mary C.

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2014 Holiday Restaurant & Retail Gift Card Promotions

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 ***I’ve updated this list with a few more.***

I love all the gift card promotions that pop up during the holidays! You can take advantage of them and save on dining out or retail shopping for yourself, plus take care of last-minute Christmas gifts!

For a limited time, buy $50 worth in Applebee’s Gift Cards and receive a FREE $10 Bonus Card. Go here for more details.

Boston Market:
Get a FREE $5 Bonus Gift Card for every $25 Gift Card purchased, while supplies last. Go here for more details.

Bucca di Beppo:
Get a FREE $10 Reward Card with every $50 Gift Card purchase (Reward Cards are valid January 1, 2015 through February 12, 2015). Go here for more details.

Buffalo Wild Wings:
Through 12/29, purchase $25 in gift cards at the restaurant and get a Blazin’ Bonus f...

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Whole Foods: Spectrum Canola Spray Oil just $.99 (Reg. $6.49), Justin’s Nut Butter just $.15!

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Spectrum canola spray oil is on sale at Whole Foods for $4.99 through 12/31.  Even better, you can stack a store coupon and a printable manufacturer coupon to get it for only $0.99!

Spectrum High Heat Canola Spray Oil Non-Stick Cooking, 6 oz $4.99, sale price through 12/30
Use $2.00/1 – Spectrum Naturals Product
And use $2.00/1 – Spectrum Naturals Product, store coupon
Final Price: $0.99

While you’re there, pick up a Justin’s Almond Butter Squeeze Pack, 1.15 oz for just $.19 with an iBotta rebate. This would be nice to toss in a lunchbox with some apple slices.

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Submit for $0.50 Ibotta Rebate
Final Price: $0.19
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Google Play: FREE Download of “Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Attic” Album!

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Head over to Google Play and download the Trans-Siberian Orchestra album, The Christmas Attic.

Hmmm….I think I might pass up on this offer.  Music from the Trans-Siberian Orchestra stresses me out! I think the CIA shou ld use it instead of waterboarding! ;)

If you’re new to Google Play, you’ll need to enter a valid credit card, but won’t be charged anything.

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LivingSocial: 20% Off Sitewide = Skydiving, Painting, Ice Skating Gift Ideas!

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Through 12/22, LivingSocial is offering 20% off with promo code INSTANT20! If you’re looking for a unique gift idea, look under “Events & Activities” and consider giving an experience, rather than a tangible item that’ll just take up space and get dusty!

Plus, if you sign up for a new Living Social Account HERE, you’ll get a FREE $10 Credit valid on any $20+ purchase.

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FREE Travel Alaska Book! {Great for Kids!}

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Even if you’re not planning a trip to Alaska anytime soon, grab this FREE Travel Alaska Book! It’s full of gorgeous Alaskan pictures and fun facts. This is a great resource for the kids to learn about the Last Frontier and for you to plan that dream vacation!

Hurry! Supplies are limited.


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Charming Charlie: Select Sale Items Buy 1, Get 1 FREE Through 12/17

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Ending TODAY (12/17) select sale items are buy one, get one FREE at Charming Charlie!

*Buy 1, get 1 FREE sale jewelry item

*Buy 1, get 1 FREE sale special occasion jewelry or hair accessory item

*Buy 1, get 1 FREE sale hair, tech, or eyewear accessories

Also, use promo code ZWYQAJBR for $15 off you $55+ purchase!

Get FREE shipping on your order of $50+

*Select sale items are identified as items with a markdown sale price. Full-priced items not included. Buy one product and receive the second product for free. Discount taken on item of lesser value based on price as marked. Discount reflected in shopping cart. Offer valid from 12/04/2014 at 12:01am PST through 12/17/2014 at 11:59pm PST

(Thanks, My Dallas Mommy!)
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Redbox: FREE 1-Day Movie Rental Code! (TODAY ONLY)

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Enjoy another FREE 1-day movie rental from Redbox! Just use promo code JOYFUL at checkout.

Only valid 12/17/14.

I just reserved “Winter’s Tale.” Hopefully, I can stay awake long enough tonight to finish it!

Don’t forget you can text codes TMORRIS or HASHWORTH and DBYRNE to score one FREE DVD rental through 12/22/14!

Each of these codes will take off $1.50 making the DVD rental FREE or a blu-ray  rental 50¢ when you reserve online, via the Redbox Mobile app or your local Redbox kiosk.

Click here to find a Redbox near you!

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Amazon: NERF Jolt Blaster Only $1.87 (Reg. $7) & Mike the Knight Sword Only $5.98 (Reg. $19.99)

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Hurry on over to Amazon where you can score this NERF N-Strike Elite Jolt Blaster EX-1 for just $1.87 (reg. $7). What a great stocking stuffer! Grab some before the price jumps back up. We actually have these and the bullets travel pretty far. It’s got 5-star reviews, and I agree!

And, you can also get this Fisher-Price Mike the Knight: Mike’s Magical Transforming Sword for $5.98 (reg. $19.99). 

These items qualify for FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders of $35+ or get a FREE 30-day trial of Amazon Prime and enjoy FREE 2-Day Shipping.

(Thanks, Hip2Save!)
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My Favorite Things Christmas Giveaway ($400 in Prizes!!!)

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I love Christmas!!! Besides the fact we’re celebrating the “little Lord Jesus asleep on the hay,” we get the opportunity to give and receive a bunch of great gifts.

And I’ve put together some goodies to give YOU!!! I’ll select a winner for each item (chosen by random drawing). You just need to scroll down and enter.

Now, here are some of  My Favorite Things up for grabs…

Be a Lord or Lady of Glencoe/Lochaber, Scotland ($80 value).  On my most recent visit to “Good Morning Texas,” I met Stephen Rossitor of Highland Titles and found out you can own a plot of land in the Scottish Highlands. Yes, you really can!

And one lucky reader will receive:

·        10 sqft plot of land in Bumblebee Haven, Lochaber
·        FREE 1sq ft plot of land in Glencoe Wood
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6PM: Extra 15% Off Entire Site + FREE Shipping Today Only = Under Armour Deals!

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Head over to 6pm where TODAY ONLY you can take an extra 15% off your order with promo code 6PMEU1216201415114 and save on name brand shoes, apparel, accessories and much more.

You can score this Men’s Under Armour ColdGear® Infrared Thermo Crew for just $28.89 (Reg. $69.99)!

Plus, check out the Kid’s Under Armour section where items are already priced 20-60% off, then you get an extra 15% off.  Sweet!

(Thanks, My Dallas Mommy!)
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Redbox: FREE 1-Day Movie Rental Codes! (Text Offer)

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Get even more FREE Redbox DVD rentals! Text codes TMORRIS or HASHWORTH to score one FREE DVD rental through 12/22/14!

If you haven’t already do so, text DBYRNE to 727272 get another FREE DVD rental.

Plus, I just got an email from Redbox stating they are “giving out a free movie night on Wednesday, December 17 at the Redbox Instagram page.”  So, be sure to check that page tomorrow for another code!

Each of these codes will take off $1.50 making the DVD rental FREE or a blu-ray  rental 50¢ when you reserve online, via the Redbox Mobile app or your local Redbox kiosk.

Valid through 12/22/14.

Click here to find a Redbox near you!

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