ArchivesCategory: Gifts & Flowers


Today's my birthday, but we're not going to talk about how old I am.  Fair warning to my sister and brother who read this blog:  if you post my age here, it will be edited out of the comments.  Yes, I can do that.  I might not be a Tech Genius, but I can do […]Continue Reading


Sorry about that title!  Sometimes bad puns are what I'm all about.  So I'll let you get straight to the savings.  Hang onto some of these links--we've got some long-running offers today.  And why not pass the word on to a few friends?  It's nice to share. July is National Hot Dog Month. Hot dogs […]Continue Reading


Even in the heat of the summer, we can't resist bringing you some of the best in bargains each Monday, partnered with the more unusual celebrations of the week. Enjoy the summer savings! July is Family Reunion Month! And what's a family reunion without a portrait to remember the event? $20 off online orders over […]Continue Reading


It's time once again for Weird Holiday Monday:  the day when the Ultimate Coupons Crew brings you the best in savings combined with the wackiest in holidays.  I'm sure you didn't know that most of these observances existed--but you do now, so take advantage of the great deals you can find here. June is Entrepreneurs […]Continue Reading


Graduation season is upon us.  Caps and gowns, Pomp and Circumstance, diplomas, the whole bit. Every school likes to have something that makes their graduation different from every other school.  Graduations are like weddings in that regard, but without Bridezilla.  It's more than speeches and the tossing of the hat these days.  The high school […]Continue Reading


I've been a mom for over 17 years now, so I feel equipped to give a little advice about what moms do not want for Mother's Day. Vacuums, Swiffer Wet Jets, or any other cleaning equipment.  Don't insult your wife or mom by suggesting that she doesn't do a good enough job keeping the house […]Continue Reading


At the end of the street where I spent my childhood, there was a large florist shop with two big display windows.  Since the shop was located at a busy five-way intersection, we were often afforded ample time to enjoy the window decorations.  To my young eyes, the floral arrangements were beautiful enough to be […]Continue Reading


I sometimes wonder if this holiday wasn't made up by a bunch of kids with too much time on their hands.  Speaking of which, my kids have been plotting their April-Foolishness for days now.  I'm beginning to think that my husband purposely scheduled that out-of-town trip this week so he wouldn't be home to play […]Continue Reading


It's the beginning of a new month and a whole new installment of Weird Holiday Monday.  If you're a new visitor, this is our day to list a few of the lesser-known celebrations and commemorations that take place during a particular day, week or month.  We're not going to talk about St. Patrick's Day or […]Continue Reading


Once again it’s time for Weird Holiday Monday.  Monday doesn't have to be a bad day.  Here at Ultimate Coupons we devote every Monday to bringing you some of the best of the holidays for the coming days, week, or month.  This list isn’t going to include famous holidays like Presidents’ Day or Groundhog Day.  […]Continue Reading


There used to be a little card and gift shop around the corner from my home.  A friend of mine worked there on weekends.  She loved to tell stories about working on the day before, or the day of, a holiday like Valentine's Day. The store would be packed with people--and ninety-nine percent of them […]Continue Reading