Sunday, January 27, 2013

Next to Newsletter- Monday, January 28, 2013

Good Morning!


It's been a real roller-coaster ride as far as the weather goes. From ice-covered cars to sunny enough to make the dogwoods blossom- all in 48 hours!

Here at N2N, we're ready for ANY eventuality! Need a cozy coat? We have it! Need a short-sleeved top for one of these 70 degree days? Hey, we have that, too!

What's on sale?

Monday- Thursday:

It's been a while since we had a Wild Card Sale, so let's do that.
You'll get 30% off SOMETHING...tops, pants, infant wear, men's wear, shoes...
pick a card to see where your discount will be.

Plus, don't forget:

First Friday Sale!
Storewide Half Price Sale
at Next to New
Friday, February 1 10 AM-6 PM

50% off

original price

unless already priced less

Cash, credit/debit card or check only, please.
You can use your store credit but the discount won't apply


My husband, Arthur, and I each write twice-a-month columns for The Times here in Gainesville. His deal with computing and technology issues. Mine deal with whatever strikes my fancy.

Arthur's column ran on January 26th. Click here to read "Learn shortcuts or create your own" Click here to go to his blog to read past columns.

I'm taking a break from the column for a few weeks. I plan to be back in February. Here's one of my favorites from a few years ago: "Logged on for life; PC keeps links to the past"

Bookworms online

For those of you who read books using an e-device, whether it's with a Kindle, iPad, laptop or even on your phone, the Hall County Library has a treat for you. Thanks to a generous gift from Friends of the Library, you can now "borrow' books and download them to you reading device! You can borrow up to two books at a time and keep them for 2 weeks. Click here to read more about it and here to find links to get you started.


What's one of the first things we do when the weather stats to warm up? Why, wash our cars, of course! Click here for some simple, cheap, unexpected tips on how to wash your car to keep it cleaner for longer.

A honey of an extension

Many of you probably search for coupons on sites like RetailMeNot when you shop online, but the free extension called Honey takes it to the next level: With one click, it will search for coupon codes for you, and automatically apply any that work to your checkout cart. Honey works with over 100 stores, adding a new button to your checkout page that does all the work for you—searching and applying coupon codes—without you having to lift a finger. What more could you ask for? Click here to see it in action and find links for installing it.


Elachee Nature Science Center is hosting a Preschool Story Hour from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Mondays through March 25. It's geared for ages 3-5. $5 admits one child and one adult. For more info, call or email 770-535-1976,

Make it last!

With everyone trying to stretch their dollars further these days, it makes sense to take care of the things we have, rather than simply buy replacements. This goes for clothing as much as anything else we own and use on a daily basis. Click here to see some ways that will help you get more use and life out of the clothes you already have...and to make them good candidates for resale when you clean out your closet!

Whatcha eatin'?

Orange Mango Chicken

Chicken breast, sauteed in olive oil, and accompanied with a silky sauce of spiced orange juice and fresh mango. This is a simple, yet elegant dish. Click here to find the recipe.

Wise Words

Weekly This and That

N2N wants you to like us...on Facebook! Click here to go to our fan page and click "like" to join up. We post great deals when we find them during the week and link to other great frugal sites. We have the Deal of the Day and Hot sure don't want to miss out on that!

Remember to bring in your plastic grocery bags to recycle and register to win a $25.00 store credit. Our latest winner is Kay Qualls. Congratulations, Kay!

Get a $5.00 store credit to you any time you bring us a new shopper. It's easy. Just bring in your friends who've never tried N2N shopping. When they check out at the register, we'll give YOU a $5.00 credit on the spot.

Let's work to get the word out: friends don't let friends shop retail!

...and remember Senior Discount Day- each Monday, everyone 55 and over gets 30% off their cash purchases.

Computer problems?

That's it for now. Remember-email goes both ways...

If you run across any exceptional bargains or impressive new products, let us know. We'll put the word out!

Have a remarkable week!

Teressa and the Next2New Crew

Next to New Resale Boutique
1705 Cleveland Hwy.
Gainesville, GA 30501

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