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Plus Mother's Day cards, porch swings, hotel rooms, free Restaurant.com gift certificates, and more.

I subscribe to the promotional emails of hundreds of companies so you don’t have to. I sift through 1,000 deal-touting emails every week. Most are worthless. But some offer valuable coupons, promo codes, sales, and freebies – which I collect and organize here and on our deals page.

Note: Expiration dates are in brackets.

Arts and crafts and photos

  • Personalized Mother’s Day photo card: Buy-one-get-one-free at CVS Photo online (use code BOGOMOM) [expiration unknown]. These are folded 5×7 cards. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13.
  • Painting supplies: Under $10 at Amazon.com [expiration unknown]. This selection includes watercolors, glass paint, brushes, and more.

Food

  • Haagen-Dazs: Free scoop of ice cream – any flavor – between 4 and 8 p.m. [5/8 only]. Click here to find a location near you.
  • Starbucks: 50 percent off Frappuccino blended beverages during Happy Hour, which runs from 3 to 5 p.m. [5/15].

Home

  • Wood porch swing: 31 percent off at Linens ‘N Things online [expiration unknown]. Instead of $125, it’s $86 – and shipping is free. All their other models of porch swings are also on sale.

Health and beauty

  • Drugstore.com: Free $25 Restaurant.com gift certificate with a $25-plus purchase [expiration unknown]. Shipping is free too!
  • Elastic bandages (Ace): $1 off (print first) [expiration unknown].
  • Braces/supports (Ace): $2 off (print first) [expiration unknown].
  • Waterproof first-aid tape (Nexcare): 55 cents off (print first) [expiration unknown].
  • Waterproof dressing (Nexcare): 55 cents off (print first) [expiration unknown].

Travel

  • Hotels.com: Up to 30 percent off during the Mother’s Day Sale [5/13]. They’ll also toss in a free promo code worth $25 off a $50-plus purchase at RedEnvelope.com, which sells unique gifts. Just note that the fine print says you have to book by May 13 and travel between May 10 and May 15.

Clothing, shoes, and accessories

  • Shoes (for the whole family): Every pair is on sale, starting at $9, at Old Navy stores and online [5/8].
  • The Limited (for her): $25 off every $50 you spend online (use code JUST4U) [expiration unknown].

Karla Bowsher runs our deals page and covers consumer, retail, and health issues. If you have a comment, suggestion, or question, leave a comment or contact her at [email protected].

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