Getting more for your money on Mother’s Day
Teri Gault on finding the perfect gift without breaking the bank
- Duration 7:38
- Date May 9, 2012
Teri Gault on finding the perfect gift without breaking the bank
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Well others say is right around the corner and we're trying to.
Puppy out figure out what to get mom without breaking the bank and because it is Sunday we have Terry got this CEO of the grocery game dot com to help us and you brought along some good for idea nor am I good morning.
-- love Mother's Day I think it's a fund -- on -- -- mom you're proud mom of two I have two boys well they're -- now twenty and 27 -- have that you have a fantastic weekend with them as I will and go home on Friday and from LA is so he -- a long way to -- would you every month this is fantastic I want you to know.
This is a three dollar.
Packets a six pack of flowers there in their entered the little ugly package -- you -- -- -- hardware store but you may never know at what made me think yeah we do -- tap into Bristol this is something that kids can help with this is that.
Little popsicle sticks that I can actually their craft -- -- -- -- -- these packages.
And we did and with the crackle paint.
And then he -- the kids glitter glue peninsula that just make sure you put on some type of cover all sure.
-- -- believe that -- hot on the table effort here and have some fun with that glittering it up and then we put.
And this little tight little buzz ribbons and puts a little fun thing -- Good easy give us and other cost of this will be -- Well the flowers and three dollars and if you party had the popsicle sticks and a lot of people are we have all these craft materials that he -- not -- to be any kind of paint so really you can do it for three dollars and we have all -- you know you put it on the windowsill -- -- there for awhile I may even a center piece like here haven't -- habit for your brunch and I always say whenever -- go to the nursery to get the -- think about where mom wants to see color in her garden -- -- -- -- these -- her later so find out -- you have a shady spot that needs a bright color whenever it's sunny picture you choose the right and the powers there's six different.
Flowers in your -- can spread and -- -- look nice in our awareness it's a it's a gift that works okay yeah and next up well this one is.
And -- Eight and a million of that not even has a candle and it.
We have to Michigan -- and we have all the deals it's CBS -- Walgreens this week and I made this basket from about seventy dollars worth really peaked when he dollars.
It's that's what we do we specialize in deal stack in a -- the grocery game got cons worse this some of our folks at -- can.
Can find more information hasn't actually of these deals are good -- salaries would tell you exactly how to get everything here for twenty dollars what's inside well what it we have these.
These facial queens and we have windsors and -- and actually there's some facial.
Those facial -- that -- -- over here.
And the candle and then this is ahead here and actually got one dollar at dollar stores so now those little something like that in there.
So it's great I know as a mom I would love to -- anything even a box that it comes and looks like.
-- pull -- error in Key West or something.
It's do you think anything is you can pick up things like this we -- this at a thrift store and it was like a dollar 25 so how do you find these kind of I was look for bargains and I loved -- stories for reusing and recycling things like baskets you can always go there.
The -- baskets.
And even bases and things like that so then -- appreciated again once -- -- that would goodies for somebody else yeah I am or extort things and it.
And by the way.
Some of these things came in a box and I think they look prettier if you take a mountain put him in the basket that way so you can give the box mom later but just kind of building baskets he's a lot of packing tape to.
Make things stay in place to stand up so that's just a presentation is key tap but I think so yeah and and there's good reason side that are very useful and fun and that's the number 38 that is -- bath and body basket and it may have some body Washington.
To body lotions and that's about half the normal pace it's about seventy dollars worth that we pay about 35 dollars it's an example to -- -- a lot of us ladies and out actually recommended it -- I'm on these.
These -- that are this self tanner so that you don't end up and you know that.
That damaging your skin -- and you beat you raise and I -- you've included those as well yes because the deals were on them they were with us sale.
Plus we used to manufacture coupon from the Paper and we got money back at the register so we roll that back over into buying another step to them about this kind of because stacking deals ruling deals a fact that hey now we're called gamers yeah okay so the grocery game dot com tells a little bit more about your website as well well what we do is we make it easy because -- -- -- there's a lot of things nowadays that.
Come in the form of manufactures offerings store offering sales.
I'm all kinds of things that what we do is make it so that will basically the it failing to foresees an average of 514.
Dollars a month allowing our website so that's a lot of money that's 6000 dollars a year.
It only takes thirty minutes to cut your coupons and get to the store and buy your groceries.
Because we don't Ricard -- compounds we -- actually have 62% -- -- and on the sales are killers they're actually an advertised plus and I think that it's a total of 67%.
Savings on average for a family for them and it's fun and that's why we -- the grocery game because it's fun it's like a game this kind of like winning in Vegas she get this -- can rest I know I do when I'm saving because when I about the step here.
I get excited every time because -- -- that don't like to save money in yet that.
Also heard some people say men in particular say my life is -- -- broke.
But it may not be good pregame dot -- -- -- actually a lot of guys are actually.
Better at grocery shopping than the women using this game because.
Many have this thrill of the hunt that they want you know and they also want to bring home the bacon so there's something.
In them that makes them want to compete.
And they do better than women -- -- and start logging on and they take over guys that have never done it before taking over because.
They liked that winning at the register it really isn't -- from actually Vegas I mean we like to -- my.
Is set to have a little bit of extra space I imagine to keep some of the products -- it's a violent get one -- ago.
We'd -- you know both good -- PM my Indiana.
So there's also blinking you -- he has nowadays they didn't who finally comes out of the machine that links on the shelf and -- a few areas.
Medal nothing to -- the package they keep you only got about a bit happy -- -- -- -- believe they believed deep.
Up appealing appealing at about.
That and a that you said vote goes yes cheers to you -- the area got out from my dad actually not from another Advani had gotten rid of those voters that have Bob and I always say Greek sailor's cap off -- -- have us a comment from one of our viewers at home Charles street says my wife and I'll be going to the movies tomorrow but other than that.
I haven't really thought about it too much.
You know why because every day in our home is Mother's Day sit and suggestions -- help more people can try to make mom feel like a queen even when it's not Mother's Day first of all -- -- -- -- his name was Charles Marie.
Let's not forget that it precious well every day you know should be really be Mother's Day and Father's Day and -- That our parents are important to us and we wish on that we love them.
How do you make it special for mom for one thing I don't think make sure you have the house isn't clean -- -- 200 -- the issue isn't anything like that and and how it got there what's been your favorite Mother's Day gift you better seat he thanked well it was wind -- -- both of my sense take me to the museum from the day and we just had it in time I think that I was really precious getting quality -- you know and I love that.
-- -- Teri -- founder and CEO of the grocery game dot com check out thank you so much think.