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200 Rummage Sales all under one roof at the Anything Goes Sale
Today's blog is written by Michaela Schell, a local writer and business professional. I love rummage sales. Especially now when turning shabby into chic is super trendy. But, I'm not the best at actu...
5/3/13 at 1:53 PM The 2013 Official Visitors Guide to Greater Grand Forks has arrived 1/27/13 at 6:59 PM
Black Friday shopping and Thanksgiving dining hours in Greater Grand Forks 11/19/12 at 12:46 PM
Garage Sales (+kids) Survival Guide
It is well-known that one of my favorite warm-weather activities is hitting a few garage sales. I am choosier now than in the past when I had babies outgrowing clothes every few months, but it is stil...
5/1/13 at 10:55 AM Trying to avoid a clothing malfunction. 9/19/11 at 3:06 PM
Laughter- a new survival tactic. 3/23/11 at 6:20 PM
Day 2: Color splash
For day 2 of the Style Inspires Poetry Challenge, I wanted a bright, fun look. I started with these great red skinny jeans from Target and added a colorful butterfly print ruffle top. Since it's a bit...
4/3/13 at 4:27 PM Day 11: Is Black Friday out of control? 11/23/12 at 3:05 PM
Five pieces for $50 6/30/12 at 10:20 PM
Your Guide to Monthly Subscription Boxes
It's not a secret that I love to shop. I especially love shopping when I don't need to leave my house! Monthly subscription boxes... they're everywhere these days. Beauty products, crafts, beer, toys....
3/16/13 at 4:06 PM
What's Up Wednesday!
What's Up This Weekend in the Grand Cities? This weekend, the UND mens hockey team hosts Michigan Tech in the first round of the WCHA playoffs. Stop by the Alerus Center to learn about health and we...
3/13/13 at 11:47 AM Christmas Memories 12/12/12 at 3:12 PM
Why Stay? Even Airport Security Leaves a Smile on Your Face 9/25/12 at 10:27 AM
Feel twice as smart...
In the vein of better late than never I have to give a shout out to Big Lots! today. I learned while looking at their website that they actually have a line item in their menu specifically designated ...
3/11/13 at 11:20 AM Absolute madness... 11/18/12 at 8:19 PM
Holi-daze... 11/9/12 at 11:15 PM
Nationwide Thrift Store Directory
I discovered a Thrift Store Directory. You can enter either the zip code or name of the city and it will list charity driven thrift stores, ratings and reviews. Thrift stores are great places to fin...
2/17/13 at 3:40 PM Save Coin Black Friday Deals 11/21/12 at 7:59 AM
Black Friday Deals 11/12/12 at 9:39 PM
Simplify in 2013
New year new rules? Well, maybe not new but something to work towards. Yes, call it a new years resolution or call it a feeling that you want to take charge of parts of your life that have been a li...
1/8/13 at 11:09 AM Clothes Shopping with Teens: The Perfect Teachable Moment 9/17/12 at 8:04 AM
BACK TO SCHOOL MONEY LESSONS 8/13/12 at 7:52 AM
The possibilities are endless
It's that time of year. The garden catalogs started arriving a couple of weeks ago. It's such an exciting time--at this point, the possibilities are endless. Should we grow potatoes again? If so, ...
1/4/13 at 8:36 AM Christmas in March 3/9/12 at 8:53 AM
Shopping for veggies 2/15/12 at 8:46 AM
Shopping and Vacations
Girls like to shop, right? Wrong for me, that is. I dread finishing up my Christmas shopping. Less than a week awayand all of the gifts still need to be wrapped andsome very important presentsstill ne...
12/18/12 at 10:27 AM
Black Friday is the day following Thanksgiving in the United States, traditionally the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. On this day, most major retailers open extremely early and offer prom...
11/23/12 at 9:42 AM
Black Friday -- Shopping Can Be Fun, Really
Any of you with teenagers know that you're frequently unpopular with them for major issues like, say, breathing, and for awhile, our policy of not buying electronics, CDs, DVDs, or digital detritus re...
11/19/12 at 5:34 PM Lost in the Box Store -- Where Are the Socks? 5/31/12 at 2:48 PM
Black Friday Shopping Hints
As I am bombarded by adds for Black Friday I was shocked to see something different this year.......3AM openings, midnight openings or worse yet, stores that don't even close for Thanksgiving Day! T...
11/15/12 at 9:09 AM Do You Hear What I Hear? 10/25/12 at 6:49 AM
Lesson In What Comes In Must Go Out 8/2/12 at 5:53 PM
mama mondays: visual shopping tour of the cities
This weekend brought a whirlwind trip to the Twin Cities, where we met up with my sweet Aunt Betsy. One of the last times we were together, she introduced a friend and me to the Good Day Cafe (I have ...
4/23/12 at 12:00 AM
What did I do?
As the weather warms up, I finally realized it's time to buckle down and get back on track. Before we know it, summer will be here and that means just one thing - swimsuits! I am not sure what kind o...
3/21/12 at 3:45 PM Another Rocco recipe 10/17/10 at 12:05 PM
A day of shopping 5/1/10 at 1:35 AM