Oprah has her “Favorite Things.” Here at MommaSaid, we have “How Cool is That?” It’s our new round-up blog of things, events, savings, goodies and more that we think you’ll want to know about. This week, it’s just-in-time-for-the-holidays/tax season savings and stuff to buy for the kiddies, spring, and more. Here they are:
Toys R’ Us Savings: Fill Your Basket With “Egg-Ceptional” Savings and Doorbuster Deals at Toys“R”Us Stores Nationwide. From Friday, March 28 through Saturday, April 3 parents can stop by their local Toys“R”Us store, with select items available online at Toysrus.com, to find amazing last-minute savings on toys, games, candy and Easter gifts galore. Plus, Toys“R”Us stores will host a 2-day Easter Sale with ALL-DAY DOORBUSTER DEALS on Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 3.
Following are examples of deals valid on Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 3 in Toys“R”Us stores nationwide:
- 30% OFF ALL Easter candy, fillers, dye kits and pre-filled baskets – Prices Vary *
- FREE $25 Gift Card and Bonus $15 iTunes Gift Card with the purchase of any iPod Touch*
- 50% OFF Select Crayola arts and crafts sets – Was $19.99; Now $9.99
- 50% OFF Riptunes 2GB Digital MP3 Player – Was $29.99; Now $14.99
- 50% OFF Webkinz Lil’ Kinz Combo Pack – Was $17.99; Now $8.99
- Buy One, Get One Free on ALL Club Penguin Plush Toys – $9.99 each
- Buy One, Get One Half Off ALL video games – Prices Vary
- Buy One, Get One Half Off ALL Disney Princess dolls and accessories – Prices Vary
- Buy One, Get One Half Off ALL Might Beanz – Prices Vary
- Buy Two, Get the Third FREE on all books – Prices Vary
*This offer is not available online at Toysrus.com **This offer excludes books, plush, apparel, DVDs, music and puzzles
Red Roof Savings: Red Roof® launches “No Foolin” 1-Cent Sale April 1-15. What can you get for one cent? Starting April 1, 2010, April Fool’s Day, a room at Red Roof®! Red Roof, a leader in economy lodging, announced today its “No Foolin’” 1 Cent Sale. Of the 350 Red Roof properties nationwide, one percent of rooms per property will be on sale for only one penny per night from April 1-15, 2010.
The first reservations for the sale are being taken on March 31, for April 1 and 2; the last day guests will be able to book this special rate would be on April 13, for April 14 and 15. The one cent sale will start over every day at 12:00 p.m. Eastern time and rooms are limited to one room per property, per day. Guests will only be able to book one cent rooms on redroof.com.
Red Roof will further its value added deals this spring by offering free phones to hotel guests and visitors during the months of April and May. The guest will simply need to click on a dedicated “Free Phone Offer” link on redroof.com and then sign up for new service or upgrade their current service to receive a new, free phone from either AT&T®, Verizon®, Sprint® or T-Mobile®. The phone will then be shipped directly to the guest from the cell phone provider.
Also in April, Red Roof is gearing up for the summer travel season, by partnering with the popular Budget Travel® magazine to sponsor a summer travel sweepstakes, giving away free room nights for summer travel. Readers will find the Red Roof summer travel sweepstakes announced in the April issue of Budget Travel where they learn how to enter to win one of 1,000 free prize nights at participating Red Roof properties across the U.S. To enter to win, readers will need to visit www.budgettravel.com/redroofinn. Readers will be able to enter to win online for the chance to win a free night at a Red Roof property this summer! No purchase is necessary.
Share, share, that’s fair: What kinds of savings would you like and where?