How to Hang Drapes

How to Hang Drapes

Ever get drape envy from a perfectly-dressed window you spot in a magazine or on a Pinterest board? Designers and TV hosts make it look so easy to buy a few yards of fabric and turn $7 into elegant draperies in 40 minutes flat. But when you try it, the end result is rarely as spectacular, and never as cheap as the professionals make it look.

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26 Black-Owned Beauty Brands We Love

26 Black-Owned Beauty Brands We Love

We’ve got another roundup of some Black-owned brands for you to shop and support! This time we’re specifically highlighting some Black beauty brands. We love that a lot of these brands offer more natural options and that they strive for inclusivity and diversity not only in their companies but also in their products. We love seeing more skin tones offered for foundations, more brands that give back to their communities, and hair care for a wide variety of natural textures and curls. So if you want to shop some of these amazing brands, keep reading for our list of favorites.

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Where to Find Cheap Weighted Blankets on Sale

Where to Find Cheap Weighted Blankets on Sale

We’ve been posting deals on weighted blankets since they first became mainstream as a way to ease anxiety and feel more relaxed. When we first started posting them, they were much more expensive than they are now and would sell out within minutes. Now, we see more on the market and it is easier to snag a deal on one. Keep reading to find out how to get the best weighted blanket deal for you.

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Our Favorite Black-Owned Businesses on Amazon

Our Favorite Black-Owned Businesses on Amazon

February is Black History Month and we’d like to spend the month highlighting Black-owned businesses for you to shop and support. This week we’re focusing on some of our editor’s favorite products from Black-Owned Businesses on Amazon. See our full list of Black-Owned Businesses You Should Support and keep checking for some more highlights from Black-owned brands throughout this month and beyond!

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Does Your TV Sound Bad? Upgrade Your TV Audio and Never Look Back

Does Your TV Sound Bad? Upgrade Your TV Audio and Never Look Back

I will be the first to admit that I have a problem: I don’t like watching TV at most of my friends’ homes. It just sounds too terrible. It’s my own fault. Years ago I decided to invest in a nice A/V receiver and a decent set of speakers, and now I can’t sit through watching a movie on a TV if the only way I am going to hear sound is through the TV itself. It just sounds like tin cans to me. Trust me, once you upgrade your TV’s audio, you’ll never want to go back, either. The good news is, this is the best time of year to find great prices on audio.

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How To Buy An Online Mattress – I Did And So Should You

How To Buy An Online Mattress – I Did And So Should You

Ten years after buying my pillow-top mattress, a decade of sleep had compressed the fluff into a distinct valley in the center. When I started waking up with back pain and stiffness every morning, prompting some serious side-eye from my chiropractor, I knew its days were numbered.

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Best Ways to Spend Your Gift Cards (And What to Watch Out For)

Best Ways to Spend Your Gift Cards (And What to Watch Out For)

It’s no secret that gift cards are among the most popular gifts during the holiday season. Now that the holidays are nearly behind us, it’s time to take a look at how to get the most out of your stack of gift cards.

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What Are My Points and Miles Worth in February 2021?

What Are My Points and Miles Worth in February 2021?

We post a lot about credit cards here on our blog, as well as elsewhere on Brad’s Deals. Each credit card offers a different sign-up offer and earning currency, usually “points” or “miles.” What’s the difference between all of them? And, most importantly, what are they worth?

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15 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas from Small Businesses

15 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas from Small Businesses

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you may be starting to think about what you get your sweetheart. With all of the hard setbacks that small businesses took throughout 2020 and still into 2021, we wanted to remind you to check them out for gifts this Valentine’s Day.

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What Does Travel Look Like in 2021?

What Does Travel Look Like in 2021?

It’s 2021, and we’re still deep in the pandemic caused by COVID-19. All industries have been affected, but arguably none more so than the travel industry. With a new administration in charge in the US, policies for travelers that were in place in 2020 may be changing. If you’re like many other Americans wondering when it will be safe to travel again and what the travel requirements may be in 2021, this post is for you!

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