Posts tagged "Black Friday"

Shopping on Thanksgiving Day: is the greed necessary?

Last week I received a postcard in the mail that Old Navy was having a “pre Black Friday sale” November 22nd. Fifty percent off EVERYTHING IN THE STORE. The fine print is of course that you have to use their credit card or you only get thirty percent off. I just happen to have that... Read more »

Black Friday: How about waiting until small business Saturday?

Black Friday: How about waiting until small business Saturday?
As if we haven’t heard enough about Black Friday this fall we will now get to hear about it every five minutes this week. The funny thing is, we seem to have Black Friday type deals going on all year long. By the time Friday rolls around, people have already blown a wad of money.... Read more »

Kohl's and Macy's opening on Thanksgiving? Way to ruin a holiday!!

Kohl's and Macy's opening on Thanksgiving? Way to ruin a holiday!!
I’ve been away from writing this month as I have been running my series on the BRCA gene. However, after just reading the news about Kohl’s plans to open on Thanksgiving at 8pm (Macy’s has as well)  I must divert my attention. Because in a word, this sucks. Thanksgiving is a very special time for a... Read more »
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Thanksgiving "thanks": Do you really, really mean it?

Thanksgiving "thanks": Do you really, really mean it?
Thanksgiving. A day when people gather with family and friends to just as the picture says, give thanks for the things that they already have. I love Thanksgiving. I love the aura of it, the warmth of family; the gratitude in just being able to sit together with people I love and care about. To... Read more »