Regular readers know that I infrequently put up two times in the similar day. The most effective factor that occurs much less frequently is me posting a couple of deal. There are numerous offers in the market and such a lot of deal websites do a a lot better rounding them up than I ever may just.
However, as of late I’m going for a day by day double as I’m going to do each the ones uncommon issues. Fittingly, I’ve two offers to percentage.
The first deal is one you will have already noticed. Amazon has put their Echo on sale for $130. However if you happen to upload two of them on your cart and use promo code “ECHO2PACK”, they will have to arise at $160. That’s just for as of late (7/24/2017), so in case you are studying this on another day… sorry… however transfer directly to the second one deal this is to be had all week.
The $160 worth for two is $80 a work (that more or less math is why they pay me the massive greenbacks). I were given mine after they first got here out making the most of the particular promo to nab one at $99. For the primary time since then, it sort of feels Amazon is making them to be had less expensive (albeit most effective if you purchase in slightly bulk). If you might have a large house that may make two of them then nice. If now not, you’ll be able to most certainly put the only you don’t want on Ebay and get round $80 again. If you’ll be able to’t get $80 again, then the true deal is solely to attend and pick out up a brand new one on Ebay for $75. Oh and if you happen to use my Echo hyperlink, I would possibly make a couple of greenbacks from Amazon for free of charge to you.
The 2nd deal is from Aldi. If you don’t have that chain of grocery retail outlets close to you, you might have my sympathies. Also, it’s possible you’ll nonetheless need to learn on, I expect there could be a flood of those on Ebay.
Aldi has a Crofton Expandable Salad Storage Box and a Crofton Expandable Bento Box each and every for $three.99. What are these items? Crofton is an Aldi-owned logo. In this situation it looks as if Crofton purchased a host of product from Cool Gear and fixed a brand new label on it… oh and GREATLY decreased the associated fee.
For instance, the *cough* Crofton Salad Storage Box appears precisely like this Cool Gear one. Same colour and the whole thing. You may just pay $13.02 for that product which everybody turns out to like, however I’d quite pay $three.99 for one thing with a unique label.
The *cough* Crofton Bento Box appears precisely like this Cool Gear one. There aren’t as many critiques in this one, however in case you are at Aldi, you get to carry it to your hand and take a look at it out. I did and can have purchased one or two (or perhaps now not if my spouse is studying this). Again, I’d quite pay $three.99 than $15.
What I really like easiest about those is that the center is a freezer tray. They declare it is going to stay your meals chilly for four hours, which will have to be lengthy sufficient to get to paintings or for a child’s lunch. They are each dishwasher secure (best shelf most effective) and microwave secure (simply if you are the sort to microwave your salad).
I’m looking to be extra mindful of the way a lot unmarried use plastic I take advantage of. I’m hoping that the Bento Box will lend a hand me ship the children to college with so much much less wrapping to throw out. We’ll see if it really works out.