Archive for January, 2011

Advanced MP3 Players

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 11:13 by Sarah Evans.

I am at war with my current MP3 player. In fact, I hate it. It’s hard to read the screen, it resets itself to some strange setting I know I didn’t give it and keeps replaying the same three songs over and over again no matter what I do, and. In other words, I need a new one.

Ramada Jarvis for the Best in Hotels

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 11:35 by Sarah Evans.

One thing about travelling is finding new and exciting places. I love exploring and locating things that I’ve only read about or seen at the movies. The one thing I don’t love about travelling is finding a hotel. My tastes and requirements are relatively simple, particularly when I am travelling to a place for the first time. Since I will hardly be in my hotel room, I require comfort, cleanliness and a budget price. Unfortunately, the latter often makes the former difficult if not impossible. I remember one trip to the seaside years ago. A friend and I were very excited to find a hotel right on the water for a low price. What we didn’t count on was the amount of sand on the floor, the lack of cleanliness, and the fact that we had to duck under a TV to get to the loo.

Purple Parking and More!

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Monday, January 17th, 2011 at 12:01 by Sarah Evans.

When I plan a trip I like to find my parking location before I do anything else. It may seem silly but I have some strange fear that I will come home from a trip and find that my car has been vandalised or stolen. There is no reason for this fear but it exists so I pay attention to the parking sites I use more than the average person. Perhaps it’s because I’ve had my car longer than most of my relationships. Leaving my car makes me anxious. Even if I am on a fantastic holiday in an exotic location I will wonder if my car is safe.

Direct TVs for Every Room in the House

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Monday, January 10th, 2011 at 11:26 by Sarah Evans.

Until just a few moments ago, I was losing a bet with a friend. His best purchase of a TV was less than half price for a 60 inch telly for his Mum. I had some really great deals but could not top that deal until just now when I went to the website for Direct TVs. Now I have found an even better deal than he had – saving between £50-100 more depending on the specifications of the TV. I love to win!

123-reg.co.uk for the Best Domains

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Friday, January 7th, 2011 at 16:41 by Sarah Evans.

I don’t know how I get myself into these things. Two friends of mine have begun to expand their art gallery business and somehow I have become their computer consultant. I get a lot of phone calls about all kinds of things. I have no problem helping out but I did run the other way when they asked about website design. I’m a graphic designer as well as being a writer so I do have experience designing sites – it’s just that I don’t want to do it. It can be a very time consuming effort and is ongoing. I recommended that they use a professional site builder; a company that can also host their domain, create a storefront and anything else they might need.

Park Resorts

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 10:38 by Sarah Evans.

To steal from a famous holiday song, “The weather outside is frightful.” Except that, unlike the song, I am not encouraging it to snow. I am however, looking at places I can go to help me forget that it is winter. The first place I chose to look is to the Park Resorts site. With so many places to choose from throughout the UK it’s easy to find someplace close to home that will still feel like being away on holiday.

UK Office Direct Helps Your Business Grow

Posted in Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 11:10 by Sarah Evans.

Most of the time when I see a new office website I think that it is probably just like the 100 other sites I have seen. This isn’t the case with UK Office Direct. They do have all of the items you might expect to see on an office supplies website from furniture to labels, ink cartridges to computer workstations. There are many things, however, that you will not find on a typical office supplies site. For example, you can purchase various types of equipment from the site such as laminators, fax machines, presentation equipment and telephone systems. The part that impressed me the most was that the site offers services for your business. It’s great to have all of these services in one location!

1stop Travel Insurance

Posted in Insurance, Shopping, Voucher Codes, Discounts & Deals on Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 11:59 by Sarah Evans.

I have been hearing all kinds of horror stories about travelling lately. Some friends of mine recently drove out to the countryside to visit family for Christmas. They made it okay but had a few mishaps along the way. There have been many stories in the news that relate the accounts of people who were not so lucky. One, in particular, is just too horrible to share.