February 9th, 2009

Oh, the things you find out on Twitter

UPDATE: That was fast. Looks like they’re all gone now. Hope you got one!


Do you have a teen with a birthday coming up?

Or a techie spouse you want to surprise on Valentine’s Day?

Or maybe you want one for you?

I have heard only positive, very cool things about the Flip, and you can’t argue with saving 60% off the original price.

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December 9th, 2008

Mugs for Cheap

Zazzle, the shop where you can purchase personalized DanielleBean.com gear, is offering $4 off all mugs for today only. Just use the coupon code MUGSONZAZZLE at checkout and the discount will be applied to your order.

Among your options in my shop are Kateri’s cheerful butterfly mug, Rex the rooster styles, and morning offering mugs — so that remembering morning prayer comes as easy as your morning cup of coffee.

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August 11th, 2008

Sewing from the Heart

Alice, from Sewing from the Heart, is a Catholic grandma and a talented seamstress. I recently received a few of her handmade items for my kids and I was truly impressed with their quality.

Gabrielle adores her personalized, princess-themed bookbag and wasted no time filling it with precious hairbrushes, compacts, and stuffed animals. These are as sturdy as they are attractive and would make a great gift for any child.

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July 21st, 2008

Sew Nice

Looking at the beautiful fabrics available in Catholic mom Ruth’s Sew Love Fabrics Etsy shop is almost enough to make me want to sew a quilt or something.

Almost. I know my limitations. I am not a seamstress.

But perhaps you are? And perhaps you would like to take advantage of special offer available only to you, dear loyal reader of DanielleBean.com? Just put “Danielle Bean” in the comments section

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July 7th, 2008

Summer Deal from Circle Press

Save 20% on the entire inventory at Circle Press when you purchase their newest title, Audrey by Gloria Conde. Offer good through July 15, 2008 (enter Promo Code CWM715 at checkout).

June 19th, 2008

Catholic Company Free Shipping

This weekend, you can get free shipping on all orders of $50 and more at CatholicCompany.com. Use coupon code FREESHIP in the coupon code box, or if you order by phone, tell the coupon code FREESHIP to your customer service agent. Expires Sunday, June 22 at midnight.

June 6th, 2008

Your bum is not a billboard

I would love to know the thinking behind the design of these crazy sweatpants for sale at Kmart.

Clearly, someone is trying to cash in on the “chaste girls” market without first finding out what these “chaste girls” are all about. It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that a girl who wants to wear a message like “True Love Waits” will not want to be wearing it on

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May 28th, 2008

Savings for You

1. First, check out the School’s Out Sale (doesn’t that have a nice ring to it?) at Adoremus Books. Use coupon code “SUMMER8” to get 10% off your entire order. As always, there’s free shipping on all orders over $25.

2. Then, I have a reminder: There are only three more days to use the DanielleBean.com coupon code at HearthSong, Magic Cabin, ProblemSolvers, Plow & Hearth, or Wind & Weather.

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