Tips for saving for Christmas gifts

Last Minute Holiday Gifts | SLACKER MOM’s Guide to Holiday Gifts

Slacker Mom Saves Your Ass… Again.Ah, holy hell. It’s holiday gift giving time. As if having to roast overstuffed bloated birds while squabbling children run underfoot wasn’t enough, we’re also expected to find and select personalized holiday gifts for family members far and near.Well Slacker Mom’s Guide is back, ready to save your ass with last minute holiday gifts that are easy, cheap, and appear thoughtful....more

What Will You Get Your Trendsetter Friend This Holiday?

We all know that girl who is on top of the trends. She knows what's coming, going, and sticking around for a few seasons. (She's also pretty hard to shop for.) Try this list on for size.1. Kristin Cavallari Layla Sandal ($149)...more
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The Last Thing I Hid

I’m so glad that BlogHer’s prompt today is one I can write easily.  NaBloPoMo is coming to a close in three days.  I will be happy to continue blogging daily very regularly, but the lack of pressure to HAVE to crank something out daily will be welcomed.Anyway — BlogHer wants to know what the last thing I hid was.  That’s an easy one....more

Holiday Gift Guide for Her.

The holiday season is upon us, friends and countrymen. It snuck up a bit, didn’t it? Feels a bit sudden this year– but I’m definitely ready for pumpkin pie, stockings, and trimming a tree.How is your holiday shopping coming along? I put together a few of my favorite things, all of which would be perfect gifts for the fabulous women in your life: mothers, sisters, and best friends (or you, if you’re so inclined). The best part? All of these little bits and baubles are available online, so that means you can skip the hordes at the mall....more

Gift Ideas for your Nanny

It’s that time of the year. Time to think about what to give the wonderful person who cares for your kids. We’ve come up with a list of some of our favorite nanny holiday gifts. 1. Holiday Bonus 2. Homemade gifts from the kids 3. Extra paid time off 4. Membership to a gym or club she enjoys 5. Health Insurance 6. Entertainment tickets (movie passes, concert tickets, sporting events) 7. Updated phone, I-pad, computer 8. Reimbursement for continuing education or seminar expenses 9....more

Countdown to Christmas 21 Days and Counting

Countdown to Christmas 21 Days and Counting Gifts for - clubs, baby sitters, lawn service providers, etc. ...more