August 29

Shop.ca: Denon Globe Cruiser Headphones only $129.99

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Shop.ca: Denon Globe Cruiser Headphones only $129.99

Edit: I am bumping this thread as the deal is back on, and it is such a good sale price too! Use our exclusive coupon code SHOPMOOSE1050 to take an extra $10 off the headset, bringing the cost down to just $119.99.

If you are into headphones that give you amazing sound, check out the deal on these Denon AH-NCW500BK Globe Cruiser On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphones. Originally $449, they are now on sale for $129.99 with free shipping from Shop.ca.

These headphones originally retailed for over $400, but that was when they first came out. They are most certainly not going for that price now. However, this deal from Shop.ca is still quite good given the price at competitors. Hookbag.ca is selling the Denon headset for $292.95.

Denon, oh you must not get me started on Denon. I own three sets of headphones currently, and I have owned several others over the years. Easily – bar none – my Denon headphones are my favourite. The sound is rich and deep with a well-balanced bass. I can easily locate where different sounds are coming from in the headphones, as the clarity is incredible. The ear pieces are also the most comfortable I have ever worn. While I may drool over other headsets, I think that Denon has won my heart.

These headphones are one-step above mine: they are wireless. I have dreamed of wireless headphones so I am totally ogling these ones. I even just told my husband I want to buy another headset. They are also noise cancelling, which makes them perfect for early morning commuters who use public transit. Block out the sounds of the city and enjoy your own precious noise. The headset also has a control wheel so you can keep your phone in your pocket and just change your music right from the headset. When wireless use is not allowed, there is an included wire for connection. The headphones also feature microphones for talking right in the ear cup.

The Denon headphones fold flat and there is a leather carrying / storage case included that is about the size of an iPad. It also includes the following accessories:

  • detachable audio cable
  • USB micro charging cable
  • airline adapter

You totally read that right; the headphones feature a 10-hour rechargeable battery. There is no need to keep a good stash of AA or AAA batteries on hand. I am so stoked about the headset I am vibrating. Momma want!

As with all purchases at Shop.ca, you will receive free shipping on the Denon Global Cruiser Headphones.

(Expiry: Unknown)

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August 29

Google Play: Castle Of Illusion For iOS & Android For $0.99

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 11:30 AM

Google Play: Castle Of Illusion For iOS & Android For $0.99

Oh, boy! Does anyone remember playing the original Castle Of Illusion: Starring Mickey Mouse on their Sega Genesis or Game Gear systems back in the day? No? Well, Sega completely revamped the game, giving it a complete, gorgeous makeover and bringing it into the 21st century! It has some wonderful voice acting from Disney’s iconic animated mouse, thrilling game play, and lavish graphics that will wow even the most prudent sceptics. Google Play is offering the iOS and Android versions of this game for only $0.99 – that’s 90% off of the regular price of $9.99! There’s no expiry date listed for this sale, so grab it while you can!

I bought this remake of Castle Of Illusion for my Xbox 360 roughly two months ago at its regular price ($14.99 for the Xbox 360) and I thoroughly enjoyed it. In fact, I still do enjoy it, since there’s plenty of secret areas that you can discover, so I still occasionally replay some of the levels for fun. I also like the fact that there’s a narrator throughout the game, which really makes it feel like you’re watching a cartoon (the graphics are just that good – click here to check them out).

What’s funny about this game is that I never actually played the original Genesis or Game Gear versions until I tried out this remake. I was so satisfied with this game that I ended up tracking down and buying the original Sega Genesis version. Castle Of Illusion provides Disney fans (and even non-Disney fans) with a fun adventure, great platforming action, and enough of a challenge to keep players coming back for more.

This Disney masterpiece gets high praise from most critics- it has a score of 81 out of 100 on Metacritic, and normally costs $9.99 (only a digital copy is available for this game – they didn’t release retail versions of Castle Of Illusion for any systems, including the Xbox 360 and PS3). Listed below is a snippet of a review from Pocket Gamer UK:

Castle of Illusion combines old school challenge with impeccable presentation to create a fitting tribute to one of the 16-bit era’s finest platforming classics.

If you’re looking for a $0.99 game for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device that will keep you entertained, this is it. Sega is known for churning out quality titles, and Castle Of Illusion is no exception. Download it while the price is still low!

(Expiry Date: Unknown)

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August 29

Nintendo.com Capcom Sale: Up To 60% Off Select Wii U & 3DS Games

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Nintendo.com Capcom Sale: Up To 60% Off Select Wii U & 3DS Games

It’s safe to say that Nintendo’s Capcom is a game company that pleases both veteran and younger gamers. With a diverse range of titles in their library, such as Street Fighter, Resident Evil, and Phoenix Wright, many gamers clamour to hear about Capcom’s latest releases. Fortunately, Capcom has temporarily slashed the prices on some of their titles that are on the Nintendo eShop for both the Wii U and 3DS video game systems, allowing gamers to save up to 60% on both classic and newer titles. Remember, this sale will only be around until September the 4th at noon.

There are many great games included in this sale that I paid full price for, such as the excellent Ducktales: Remastered for the Wii U ($7.49, was $14.99) and Super Street Fighter IV: 3D Edition for the 3DS ($9.99, was $19.99). Though some of these games have been out for a while now, these are still some great deals. The retail copy of Ducktales: Remastered is getting tougher to find, and the Wii U version typically retails for $19.99 (it’s in stock on Amazon and costs $21.49). Some of these games can’t even be found in retail, since they’re download-only titles. For example, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies for the 3DS can only be downloaded on Nintendo’s eShop, and it’s on sale this week for $17.99 (regular price is $29.99).

There are even some virtual console classics, like Street Fighter 2 ($4.99, was $7.99) that you can enjoy on your Wii U system. I was always a huge fan of Capcom’s games – especially the Street Fighter series. I still remember that fateful day when my father surprised me with it when I was only six years old, and the fact that I was actually allowed to stay home from school and play it just made me one overjoyed youngster! However, the most outrageous part of this story is the fact that Street Fighter 2 for the Super Nintendo used to cost $99.99 plus tax at Toys R Us back in 1993! That’s a spicy meatball!

Here’s a brief review of Ducktales: Remastered from a satisfied customer on Amazon:

Clever dialogue, great voice casting and nice music in the background. Lots of fun! My son and I love to play this game.

Here’s to a great long weekend filled with plenty of video gaming, Bargainmoosers!

(Expiry Date: September 4th)

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August 29

Robeez Canada Coupon: Additional 15% Off Sale Items Up To 60% Off Total!

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 10:30 AM

Robeez Canada Coupon: Additional 15% Off Sale Items Up To 60% Off Total!

If you have a little one at home and want to get a few new pairs of shoes for fall or winter, look no further than Robeez Canada. Use this new Robeez Canada coupon to save an additional 15% off all merchandise that is already on sale.  With this coupon code at the checkout, you have the chance to save up to a whopping 60% on your purchases.

Click here to shop @ MyRobeez.ca now

  • Coupon Code: LD9114
  • Discount: extra 15% off sale items
  • Expiry: 2nd September 2014

Not only will you be able to save on the sale shoes and booties, you can use the coupon to save yourself an additional 15% on socks as well. Basically, anything in the sale section will get an additional 15% off the lowest ticketed price.

If you are looking for socks, how cute are these daisy baby socks that were $12 and are now on sale for just $5.99. With the additional 15% off at the checkout, the price will drop to just $5.09.

I love these plain jane mini girls shoes that were $36 and are now on sale for $17.99. You will get the extra discount at the checkout, the total will become just $15.29.  Not bad at all for an adorable pair of girls shoes.

If you are shopping for a your little man, I would suggest you check out these boys buffalo bobby mini shoes that were also $36 and are now just $17.99.  That’s already 50% off the regular price, which is great. Add in another discount of 15% off and the total drops to just $15.29.

With this sale plus the additional savings of the coupon code, this is the perfect time to think ahead and shop for baby showers, birthday gifts and Christmas presents. You really can’t beat saving up to 60% off the regular prices with these two deals put together!

You will be able to get free shipping when the total in your cart reaches $50 or more before taxes.  If it is less than that, you will be paying a flat rate shipping cost of $6.95.

This Robeez coupon will be posted up on the Bargainmoose coupon forum for easy shopping online.

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August 29

Villeroy-Boch Coupon Code: 25% Discount Site-Wide!

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Villeroy Boch Coupon Code: 25% Discount Site Wide!

Villeroy and Boch, the world-famous ceramics & homeware brand, has released a 25% discount code for a few days only. It’s rare to get a coupon code for Villeroy & Boch, so that’s why I am choosing to blog this one on Bargainmoose. Here is the information:

Click here to use the Villeroy & Boch coupon code online now

  • Coupon Code: VBSTYLE25
  • Discount: 25% off
  • Expires: 1st September 2014

Hit up the sales section to see the bargains first. There are a few sale events happening, such as the Labor Day event or the Last Chance Outlet.

I tested the coupon code out on a few items and it DID apply an extra discount, but I think a few brands must be excluded. For example, this Victor 36 piece flatware Set which was $240 and is now down to only $99 – the coupon code doesn’t give any further discount, that’s the final price.

Some other items for you to see:

Dune Collection – this tableware set is on clearance sale, with items starting at only $4.49 after the coupon code.

There are some very funky items too – such as this set of Premium Bone Porcelain – the NewWave Premium Platinum 5 piece place set for $145.99 or $109.45 after the coupon code.

Have a glance at the designer coffee mugs here, some of which I have pictured in the image above. With the odd shape of these coffee sets they might be more suited to restaurants and cafes… I am not 100% sure if they’d be suitable for everyday use in your home!

Canadian Shipping

Shipping is only free on orders of $250 or more. Even though that minimum spend threshold is quite high, as this is a premium brand – it’s likely that if you are shopping there that you’re going to be placing a large order anyway. If your order is smaller than $250, then the shipping fee is a flat rate:

  • Orders up to $149.99 – shipping is $20
  • Orders of $150 to $249.99 – shipping is $25

Keep that in mind when ordering.

About

I was reading the Villeroy & Boch about page, and was quite astounded by both the fact that they are 260 years old and at some of their comments:

Its tiles line the Holland Tunnel. Its dinnerware sets the tables of the Pope.

Wow!

Remember, if you’re ever shopping online at Villeroy and Boch Canada, check out our coupon page before you shop!

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August 29

Michaels Canada Coupons: 5 Printables Up To 65% Off

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Michaels Canada Coupons: 5 Printables Up To 65% Off

Michaels Canada has printable coupons that will save you money on your purchases every week. Normally, they have three or four of them to take advantage of that start at about 25% off and go up from there.  This week, in honor of back to school, they have five different coupons and they range from 40% up to 65% off the regular prices.

Here is a look at the printable coupons offered this week:

  • Get 40% off regular prices artistic paint, brushes, pencils, pastels & markers
  • Get 40% off regular priced Jolee’s 3D Stickers & Embellishments
  • Get 40% off one regular priced item
  • Get 65% off Renaissance Custom Framing
  • Earn 5x reward Air Miles on purchase of $40+

It is pretty rare for them to offer a coupon for 65% off, so this is a really good one this week.  Additionally, their coupons for regular priced items are usually only 25% off, so saving 40% off any one regular priced item is a great little bonus before school starts.

I normally wouldn’t be buying all of my kids back to school items at Michaels because some of their supplies are priced higher than other stores.  I do, however, like their selection of art supplies for holidays and that is what I will be focusing my shopping on this time around. They already have items out for Halloween and I can’t wait to get a head start on some fun crafts with my boys for decorating.

You will be able to use all of these Michaels Canada coupons at the same time or just one of them if that’s all you want to use.

Additionally, there are two options to get these coupons. You will be able to print them off or have them scanned from your smartphone. Download the free Michaels Canada app and you will have them handy on your phone, rather than having to print them off. Either way, you can use each coupon one time only.

(Expiry: September 4th 2014)

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August 29

DC Shoes Men’s Trainers From Only $16.79 & Free Shipping! (US)

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 9:00 AM

DC Shoes Men’s Trainers From Only $16.79 & Free Shipping! (US)

Right now, you can save up to 70% in the sale section at the DC Shoes online store. And for a few days only, there’s a coupon code for a further discount – an extra 30% off. Here are the details:

Click here to use the DC Shoes coupon code online now

  • Coupon Code: LABORDAY30
  • Discount: 30% off
  • Expires: 1st September 2014

There are a ton of items to choose from in the sale section, and all come with FREE Canadian shipping, which is a really great bonus.

As per the headliner on this blog post, the shoes I have pictured above are the ones you can purchase for only $16.79 once you apply the coupon code. They’re the Men’s Court Graffik Shoes (Color: WHITE/BLACK/WHITE wbi) and they were originally priced at $59.99. These particular trainers are only available in size 8 though, so that’s quite restrictive. Here’s a quick screenshot of that price:

DC Shoes Men’s Trainers From Only $16.79 & Free Shipping! (US)

They’re the best bargain I can find… but there are still more good prices for only a few dollars more.

For example, there’s a lot more sizing choice in the exact same shoes in other colours. If you go for the colour WHITE/ARMOR/WHITE (waw) which are priced at $29.99, they come down to only $20.99. These are available in sizes 8 to 11.

For a different shoe altogether, these Men’s Villain Tx Shoes are only $15.75 after the coupon code, but again, only available in a size 9.

It’s worth a really good browse through the sale shoes to find the best deals in your size. I’ve focussed this post on men’s trainers, but you can just as easily have a browse in the ladies or kids section.

Shipping & Fees

Even though DC Shoes ship from the US, you don’t have to pay any shipping costs whatsoever. If your shopping cart is less than $20, there won’t be any additional customs or duties at your door. Also, with the NAFTA agreement, you don’t pay any duties on US made items. The DC Shoes site doesn’t state which items this applies to though, so there’s a teeny chance that you may have to pay an extra couple of bucks at your door, if you’re unlucky! Please tell us in the comments below if you’ve ordered from DC Shoes before and how it went.

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August 29

Cake Beauty Canada Coupon: 40% Off Must Haves

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Cake Beauty Canada Coupon: 40% Off Must Haves

There is an awesome new coupon code out for Cake Beauty that will be valid until just after the long weekend.  You will be able to enter this coupon code at the checkout and save 40% on your entire purchase!

Click here to shop @ Cakebeauty.com now

  • Coupon Code: beauty
  • Discount: 40% Off
  • Expiry: 2nd September 2014

You will be able to submit the coupon after all of your payment info has been entered at the checkout. Cake Beauty has become so popular now, it is actually being featured on hot shows such as Pretty Little Liars. I like them for a few reasons. They offer good quality products ,and they offer some products that are hard to find with other lines of beauty.

One of my favourites (which I am sure I have mentioned about a million times) is their dry shampoo.  I never go camping without it.  In fact, I’m heading out to go camping today and I already have it packed! The regular price of their dry shampoo is $22, but you will get it for just $13.20 with this coupon code.  It comes in a variety of applications such as powder and sprays. I find the powder works the best for me.  They even have it specifically for light hair shades, medium hair shades and darker hair shades.

Another great product that is worth checking out is their very popular milk made velveteen hand cream that is normally $18. Once you add the coupon code at the checkout, the price of this cream will drop to just $10.80. You can also get it in the travel size which is regularly priced at $10 but will be just $6 with this coupon code.  This may be a better way to try a new products for a very little price.

As for the cost of shipping, you will get free shipping on all orders of $150 or more. Not bad considering some beauty companies don’t offer free shipping at all.

You will find this Cake Beauty coupon and all others, posted up on the Bargainmoose coupon forum for easy online shopping.

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August 29

Bargainmoose Contest: Win 1 of 2 gift cards for $150 from Sears Canada!

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Bargainmoose Contest: Win 1 of 2 gift cards for $150 from Sears Canada!

This week, we’re giving away two gift cards with a value of $150 each from Sears Canada! What’s nice about gift cards for stores like Sears is that you can use them for such a wide variety of merchandise. Need new clothes? A blender? Or a new mattress? No problem, use the gift card to buy them or at least drop the price of your purchase.

At this time of the year, I like to pick out a few clothing items for the Fall and cold season. Here’s a few great buys that I found:

For additional deals, you can also check out the Sears Outlet page and the Bargainmoose coupon page.

If you want to win one of the two gifts of $150 value, here’s how to enter this contest.

Comment below & tell us in which department you’re planning on spending your gift card if you win this contest!

Get bonus contest entries!

Rules:

  • Canadian entrants only
  • One entry per household
  • Ends 4th September 2014
  • Rules subject to change at admin’s discretion
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August 28

Bed & Breakfast Promo Code: Free $100 Gift Card With Purchase Of $350+ Gift Card

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 11:00 PM

Bed & Breakfast Promo Code: Free $100 Gift Card With Purchase Of $350+ Gift Card

Planning to travel? Then check out Bed and Breakfast because on top of featuring thousands of unique inns and lodgings, you can also use their current promotion to get a freebie! Spend over $350 on a gift card and use the code below to get a free gift card with $100 pre-loaded on it.

Click here to get a gift card @ BedAndBreakfast.com now

  • Coupon code: LABORDAY100
  • Discount: free $100 gift card with a gift card purchase $350+
  • Expiry: 1st September 2014

Admittedly, this isn’t the first time that Bed and Breakfast releases a promotion such as this one and in fact, there are a couple of others valid coupons on the Bargainmoose forum right now, which you could use after the one above expires. For instance, there is a Bed and Breakfast coupon code for a $20 gift card on a gift card purchase of over $100 or there is also a code for a free $50 Restaurant.com gift card with purchase of a Bed and Breakfast gift card over $100. However, what makes their newest promotion so unique is that it’s the highest value one that they have ever released (or perhaps that they have released in a very long time).

Considering that you will essentially be paying just $350 for a total valued sum of $450 ($350 for the first gift card and $100 for the free one), this means that you’re essentially saving 22.22%! Of course, you can choose to either give your second gift card as a gift to someone but my suggestion would be to definitely keep it for either a future booking or perhaps to try and use on food at your reservation. It could even be used to extend your stay once your there. In either case, it definitely has multiple uses and free stuff is always great!

What I like though is that if you choose to give it as a gift, then you could use a picture of your own choosing on the cover of the gift card and you can also personalize it by specifying who it’s for, from who along with a 300-character message.

Keep in mind that since Bed and Breakfast only ships gift cards to US addresses, you will need to select the e-mail option for the delivery method. In either case, that was is definitely an even better one as on top of receiving your gift card immediately upon completing your payment, you also won’t have to worry about any additional fees.

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August 28

Under Armour Canada: Free Shipping

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 10:30 PM

Under Armour Canada: Free ShippingUnder Armour Canada is offering free shipping on all orders with no minimum required. Usually, they have a $75 minimum so you are saving yourself extra money that you might spend on shipping costs or the extra money you might spend on topping up your cart to reach that minimum.

Free shipping deals are a favourite amongst Moosers because you can raid the outlet section for good deals and not have to worry about extra charges to get the items shipped directly to your door. It certainly beats rifling through racks of overstuffed clothing trying to find your size and elbowing the person next to you who is reaching for the same shirt you want.

Speaking of the outlet section, it is always full of good deals on clothing and gear for men, women, and children. I found these Women’s UA Rally Shorts in pink or purple on sale from $29.99 down to $23 a pair. They are semi-fitted technical training shorts in a soft fabric with pockets to stash all your goods. Surprisingly, the purple is completely in stock and the pink is in stock in every size except XS. Most outlet items only have a few sizes left, so this is quite a treat. The shorts also have excellent reviews including this one:

If you want comfy shorts buy these! True to size! I own every color they come in!

The Men’s UA Ventilated Woven Long Sleeve is also in the outlet sale. Originally $74.99, this shirt is discounted to $57. Everything you could want a shirt to do is built into this shirt. The shirt is lightweight, it dries fast, and it breathes to help keep your skin cool and dry. It also is engineered to fight odors and stains that are a natural part of our day. The shirt is loose fitting, so whatever your work it will not constrict movement. It comes in a rather bright blue with grey patches. Sizes medium, large, and extra-large are still available.

I have noted that on some of the images, Under Armour is starting to include height and clothing size to help people decide. The men’s shirt above is on a 6’4 man who is wearing a size large. This information is great for helping you make decisions on what would be an appropriate fit for you. I hope they provide that information for all their clothing soon.

(Expiry: Unknown)

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August 28

La Senza Canada Promo Code: 20% – 30% Off

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 9:00 PM

La Senza Canada Promo Code: 20%   30% Off

Just in time for the long Labour Day week-end, La Senza has just released a great promotion for up to 30% off. Shop for over $50 and you will save 20% off your order or shop for over $75 and you will get 30% off!

Click here to shop @ LaSenza.ca now

  • Coupon code: WEEKEND
  • Discount: 20% off $50+ | 30% off $75+
  • Expiry: 30th August 2014

My lingerie and underwear collection is truly atrocious. I have been in desperate need of new pairs of panties and bras for the longest time now and all of my waiting for a good promotion has definitely paid off! La Senza’s coupons are definitely few and far in between. In fact, the last one they ran was a month ago and even then it was just for one evening! This time around, the promotion is definitely a good one since you can essentially save a minimum amount of $10 off orders over $50 or a minimum of $22.50 if you shop for over $75.

It’s no secret that lingerie can be quite expensive and La Senza’s promotion is definitely a great way to save on a sexy new piece for the bedroom. To give you an example, the push-up merrywidow is $59.50 but would come down to $48 if your order is under $75. By adding something else to the cart, you could get it for just $41.65! It’s a sexy top that features pink lace on the front, lacing in the back, a front closure and even comes with the matching panty! On top of being a push-up, the bra also promises to help you go up two cup sizes — definitely a major bonus! La Senza Canada Promo Code: 20%   30% Off

For either around the house or for wearing to get the mood started, I also spotted the satin kimono with lace detail. I’m a sucker for anything lacey and this robe is definitely the embodiment of luxury. At $49.50, it can be yours for either $39.60 with the 20% discount or $34.65 with the 30% one. Available in red with black lace at the sleeves and shoulders, it also comes down to mid-thigh and comes with a sash.

Although the code above won’t work on the other promotions currently going on at La Senza, you can nevertheless save money in the following ways as well:

  • Buy 2, get 2 free on all sexy panties
  • 7 panties for $28
  • Buy one, get one 50% off on all loungewear

As usual, shipping is always at a flat rate of $9 per order. For more La Senza coupon codes, be sure to check out the forum.

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August 28

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 8:00 PM

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

I love to find uses for older items and furniture around my house. I had two babies back to back, which means I needed two cribs at the same time because they were so close in age. What are you supposed to do with two cribs once you are done with them? I don’t plan on having another baby, and I know we won’t get much back if we were to just sell them online second hand, so I took to the internet with a mission to find some other uses for them.

I couldn’t believe how many awesome ideas I found online for old cribs, and almost all of them were fairly inexpensive. I chose seven of the best and inexpensive ideas to share with our Moosers who may have a baby crib in storage as well and just don’t know what to do with it.

1. Kid’s Desk

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

I just love this idea because the crib basically grows with your child. It stays in their room for a little desk or art center and it looks so cool and unique. I found this idea on www.babble.com. Just take off the one side of the crib, paint it, and add some hooks and a chair. Very simple and looks great!

2. Kid’s Sitting Area

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

How awesome is this idea to turn a crib into a kid’s bench and table for a fun corner sitting area for kids? You will find the step by step details posted on Myrepurposedlife.com.

3. Storage Bench

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

This idea was featured on the blog MyRepurposedLife and I just love it.  You can use it for the entry way of your house to keep shoes and items hidden away.

4. Chalkboard Easel

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

This idea is probably one of the easiest ideas, and I would have never thought of it myself.  Take the ends of the crib, paint them with some chalkboard paint, add some wheels and a chain and voila- an easel! This idea from indulgy.com is perfect for any household with kids.

5. Jewellery and Hair Organizer

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

This is another idea I wouldn’t have thought of but I will be doing. It is so simple and easy to make a hanging jewellery or hair organizer for your bedroom or closet. You can even hold items like belts and scarves on it as well. All of the instructions are posted on Cottageinstincts.blogspot.ca.

6. Front Porch Swing

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

This is probably my favourite idea because I have always wanted a front porch swing, but they are just so expensive.  All of the details on how to make it can be found at www.decozilla.com.

7. Laundry Room Dryer

7 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Cribs

This idea uses just one side of the crib (or more if you want to hang more clothes I guess). It is very straightforward to set up, and so practical as well. This idea can be found on the website www.lifeinapinkhouse.com.

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August 28

Walmart Canada – Animal Crossing: New Leaf For Nintendo 3DS Now $19.94

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 6:30 PM

Walmart Canada   Animal Crossing: New Leaf For Nintendo 3DS Now $19.94

It’s a great week to be a gamer! It’s surprising whenever you encounter a deal for a first party Nintendo game, and WalMart is here to provide 3DS fans with a wonderful buy. This week, you can get Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS system for $19.94. This title normally retails for $34.99, so you’ll be saving $15.05! It’s especially popular with children, and has developed quite a following since it first appeared on the gone (but not forgotten) Nintendo Gamecube (it technically appeared on the Nintendo 64DD in Japan first, but we Canadians didn’t know about the game until its inaugural appearance on the Gamecube).

A nice perk to this deal is that WalMart.ca now offers free standard shipping. The Animal Crossing series is one of Nintendo’s newer franchises that has really developed quite a following. I first played this game on the Gamecube many moons ago, and while I haven’t tried out this 3DS iteration of the game, I did find it very cute and amusing. What was great about the original GameCube version was that on top of the freedom to explore your surroundings that you were able to experience in the game, you were also able to unlock classic Nintendo games, which really pleased me as a player. Though you won’t be able to unlock any classic Nintendo games in Animal Crossing: New Leaf, you do get to enjoy this new chapter in the Animal Crossing series in 3D, and you’ll be able to fish, explore, and interact with others.

Critics and players seem pleased with this game as well. I’ve included a snippet of a review from the Best Buy website below:

This game has a great replay value. It doesn’t take a huge chunk of your time, but it gets you going back each day. Something about the tasks and the real time events happening and progression keeps the game fresh, as opposed to repetitive, which was something I was afraid would happen with animal crossing. The graphics are cute and quirky, and for a nintendo ds it’s pretty good graphics wise.

When checking out other retailers, such as EBGames and Best Buy, the game retails for $34.99. If you’re a Nintendo collector, a fan of the Animal Crossing series, or a friend of someone who is, I recommend that you nab this deal before it’s too late – Super Mario 3D Land for the 3DS was also on sale at WalMart today, but there is no longer any online stock available. Take advantage of these great savings, and have fun diving into the vast virtual world of Animal Crossing: New Leaf!

(Expiry Date: September 5th)

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August 28

Free 7-Select Drink on Friday @ 7-Eleven Canada With App

Posted by on August 28, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Free 7 Select Drink on Friday @ 7 Eleven Canada With App

Tomorrow, pop into your local 7-Eleven to pick up a free 7-Select Drink (591 ml) when you use the 7-Eleven app on your phone.

For this deal, you will need your smart phone and the 7-Eleven app. You will also need to sign up for an account to view and use the coupons. When you arrive in store, you click on the offer for the free 7-Select Drink (it will also show you what percentage of digital coupons for the drink are still available). You will then have 15 minutes for the checkout till to scan the coupon on your phone.

7-Select is 7-Eleven’s own brand of drinks. I am not sure how much they retail for on a regular basis – but free is certainly a nice price to pay for anything, even a bottle of pop. Expect the usual array of flavours, with cola being the most popular. If you have never tried 7-Select, they evidently have a ton of food under the brand. Just Googling ’7-Select products’ brings up pictures of everything from cream cheese jalapenos in a crispy breading to homemade vanilla ice cream.

I do not know whether this free drink offer will include juices or things like lemonade/ice tea. I hope that the fine print on the coupon itself, when it comes live tomorrow, will clear that up for prospective users. In app, you can easily find your local 7-Eleven store by using the map system. You can also view other deals currently offered in store through the phone application.

This offer is while quantities last. Check the app before heading to your local store to make sure there are still free bottles of pop available.

(Image Credit: The Australian)

(Expiry: 29th August 2014)

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