Luxor or Excalibur? MLife Budget Hotel Showdown

Luxor Tower Suite (that was actually on the 28th floor of the Pyramid)

Now that I’ve had 2 stays each at Luxor and Excalibur, it felt time to give a review. If you want a standard review, I suggest TripAdvisor. I’m going to attempt to answer the question I think most have: “Which one should I choose?” by breaking my review up into categories and giving each hotel…

Saks Off 5th: Clearance B1G1F, In Store and Online!

The tips and tricks I use everyday because I don't have money to burn!

Hat tip to TDM reader Rita, who let me know that Saks Off5th is blowing out their clearance at Buy 1, Get 1 Free! This deal is on TOP of the outlet pricing and markdowns. Online today and tomorrow only, in store through the 29th. Free shipping with $75. Could be a total no-brainer. Use…

Keen Shoes Sale on Zulily Today: Stock-Up Time

KEEN Kids | Daily deals for moms, babies and kids

Zulily.com has Keen shoes today! Both kids and women/men’s, and prices look good enough to stock up. These WILL sell out. I don’t skimp on shoes, so will be shopping this sale for both Deal Girl and myself. And while you’re there, check the clearance pages out (items vary by the minute): $1.99 page $2.99…

Free Money at Whole Foods, JCPenney, and Best Buy from AMEX

Organic Yogurt, Greek Yogurt & Organic Products | Stonyfield

I’ve mentioned in great detail in the past how much I love my American Express Platinum Rewards Card. Their “Sync” promotions on Facebook and Twitter have saved me over $1000 since 2012 places like Whole Foods, Hertz Car Rental, Panera, One Kings Lane, and Macy’s. Today I saw a total no-brainer on my AMEX account:…

On FT4RL, Vendoming, and Momentum

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Now that “Family Travel for Real Life” is a month away, I wanted to take a minute to formally thank all of you. The Early Bird tickets sold out (which was when I could breathe again), and I actually had more speakers volunteer than time for them all! If you didn’t get in on the…

$5 for $25 of Deal Mommy Fave Fiverr

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You may have noticed my new logo. It’s thanks to my new favorite spot: Fiverr (with an assist from Stacey on F2B with the background). I am thrilled by this deal: Groupon has $25 Fiverr credits for just $5. They are for “new accounts” (tracked by email or facebook login). Totally grabbing one for me…

HOT (Literally)! UBER delivering Ice Cream Today Only

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Love this! In what’s truly creative, Uber is delivering Ice Cream from 11-5 today. At $5, this is the perfect time to apply the $30 invite credit. #UberIceCream is back and this year, it’s better, faster, and sweeter! We’re dishing out your favorite treats on two different sets of wheels: uberX and ice cream trucks.…