Monday, September 8, 2008

Back from Yosemite. Now, Let's Go Shopping

Just got back from our mini vacay...actually, it was more work that relaxing, but still fun for us. Several of our friends from So Cal and Nor Cal plus my dad joined us at Yosemite for some camping and hiking. The plan was to car camp in Upper Pines Friday night and hike up to Half Dome Saturday, and leave Sunday morning. Only 4 of us (out of 11) made it up Half Dome: me, FI, Dad, and a Nor Cal friend. It was tough, but we made it. It took us about 13 hours to hike the 17.6 miles roundtrip.

Two years ago, FI and I went up to Yosemite with other friends and backpacked for the first time. We hiked the same trail we did this time except last time, we were carrying between 40-50 pounds on our backs. Going up this time with only water was really hard; I can't believe we were able to do what we did last time. now we're back, and I've been itching to shop. But I'm watching myself because we do have this huge wedding to finance. So I'll share some deals I came across: today only though!

Banana Republic offers 30% off your order today only by using code HAPPY30. There is also a Printable Coupon available for shopping in store [Store Locator].


Credit to and Mrs. Green Tea of Weddingbee.

Everyone's trying to get rid of Spring/Summer items and get ready for Fall arrivals...that means you get the best deals of the season!! Expiring today, take an extra 50% off sale items at Active Endeavors with code "sale50." There are TONS of items on sale, and with the code, they will be marked down up to 75% from their original prices. Credit to Grechen's Closet.

Tobi's having a big sale - more than 700 items are marked down up to 50% off. Jeans from Goldsign are marked down, shoes from Rachel Comey, and BOYY bags are also on sale. If you find something you love that's NOT on sale, use code 10GRECHEN for 10% off. Credit to Grechen's Closet.

Today is the last day to take an extra 40% off sale items at Ivy Blue, using code "bye40." There are still a lot of items left to choose from: Matt Berson sandals, Splendid tees, Velvet tops, Notify Jeans are all marked down, and would be just a fraction of their original prices using code "bye40." This expires today, but you can use code "grechen" for 20% off regularly-priced items anytime! Credit to Grechen's Closet.

More from Grechen's Closet:

Spanx: 30% off Friends & family coupon - spanxanniversaryz expires 9/14
Verre New York Jewelry: 20% off with code "grechen" through 9/14
Maneater Threads: 30% off outerwear with code "BUNDLEUP" through 9/9

Happy Shopping!

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1 comment:

markessaxo said...

I'm jealous of your mini vacay and totally impressed with your hiking stamina!!! Go you!