Monday, March 7, 2011

I may never have to leave my house

As a person that dislikes places like Wal-mart, the internet has become my best friend.  I have done almost all of my gift shopping online the last couple of years and I have recently found several different sites where I can order food to be delivered right at my house.

Earlier today, I ordered a 5 lb bag of Haribo Twin Cherry Gummies through Those are my favorite candy and  5 lbs just might last more than a night...kidding...they will last a week, tops.

Now, if only they would bring back the milkman, I would be set.

In the past, I have used to purchase household and personal items like toilet paper, dish soap and baby wipes (no baby, but they are great for cleaning stains and fingerprints on walls).

Today, I tried a new site called  Don't be fooled, they aren't just about soap.  I ordered Swiffer dusters, some Febreze and make-up (they carry most of the brands you find at your local drugstore- Maybelline,  Covergirl, Rimmel, Neutrogena and more) along with a couple types of bath soap.  It will be here in two days via FedEx and shipping is free for all orders over $39.

Another bonus is that they offer a big selection of e-coupons for items. offers this, too, but today had more coupons and cheaper prices on the items I was buying.  Additionally, (but not participates in a cash back program through

If you don't know about, it is a great site where you sign-up and when you wish to shop online, you log onto, find your retailer (they have 100's, including Wal-mart, Target, and and go to the site of your choice via the link on

You earn a percentage back for all your purchases made through  It is legitimate.  I have received checks and have another one coming soon.

If you wish to sign up for Ebates, here is my referral link:

If you want to try out, you can receive a 15% discount on your order by using my promo code APE25346 at checkout.

If is a better deal for you, then you can sign up through my referral link and receive $10 off when you spend $50:

Full disclosure:  If enough people sign up through my and link, I will get a bonus and for every person that uses my discount code on I receive a $10 credit.

 Just like when you head to a brick and mortar retailer, it pays to check which offers the best deal for you.  For me, today, it was

1 comment:

  1. This Christmas was the first time I ordered anything on line. I have been kind of nervous about it but, I may try your suggestion. Thanks for the heads up! kt


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