Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Available NOW - FREE McCafe Coffee - Septemeber 16th - September 29th

September 16th - September 29th McDonald's will be giving away a FREE small  McCafe coffee during breakfast hours at participating McDonald's restaurants across the country. 

Enjoy!! 

FREE Cinnamon Oatmeal Raisin Meta Health Bar

Click here to request your FREE sample of a Cinnamon Oatmeal Raisin Meta Health Bar.

My Favorite Drug Store Deals This Week - 9/14-9/20

Here is a list of my favorite deals at CVS this week:





7UP, A&W or Canada Dry - .99
Use .30 coupon from the CVS coupon machine
Final Price - .69




Here is a list of my favorite deals at Walgreens:









Palmolive - .99
Use .50 coupon 9/14 SS
Final Price - .49 each

Accu Chek Glucose Monitor - $17.99
Receive 3000 Balance Points
Use $14.99 MIR
Final Price - FREE after Rebate and Register Rewards 




Here is a list of my favorite deals at Rite Aid this week:







Tresemme Shampoo or Conditioner or Stylers - 2/$8
Buy 2 and Receive $3 UPR
Use (2) $2 coupons 8/24 RP
Final Price - .50 each after coupons and UPR

Menu Planning Monday



Monday - Taco Roll

Tuesday - Old Bay Tilapia and Shrimp


Wednesday - Spaghetti, French Bread

Thursday - ChickenTenders, Salad, Oven Potatoes

Friday - Grilled Chicken, Rice, Grilled Vegetables

Saturday - Birthday Dinner out for my mom

Sunday - I try to leave Sunday open. DH likes to cook! 


You can find other great weekly menus at Menu Planning Monday at Organized Junkie!

Great Coupons Available



Great coupons are available.  Print them while you can.

$1.00 off 2 Kellogg's Nutri-Grain/Special K Bars
$0.75 off ONE BOX Old El Paso Bold Nacho Cheese
$1.00 off any 5 Yoplait Greek yogurt
$1.00 off two Pillsbury Refrigerated Cookie Dough
$0.75 off 3 Totino's™ Rolls Snacks or Bold Rolls
$0.50 off any two Betty Crocker Suddenly Salad

Thought of the Day

"I a m thankful for all those difficult people in my life, they have shown me exactly who I do not want to be."

Kushand Wisdom


Friday, September 12, 2014

Ways I Saved/Earned Money This Week

- I read all of my MyPoints emails daily for my account and my husband's to add points to receive FREE gift cards.

- Cleaned out my coupon binder and filed away new coupons.

- Used my dishwasher only once this week.

- Printed a couple coupons to be used in the future.

- Requested a few FREE samples.


- Stuck to my menu plan. No eating out. 

- Continued to cut my dryer sheets in half to save.

-  Planned my grocery shopping using sales and coupons. 

- Entered Coke Reward Points, Pampers Rewards and Huggies Rewards points to each account for FREE gift cards, coupons and gifts.

- Read a couple of FREE magazines = FREE entertainment.

- Paid a few bills online.  Money saved without having to purchase stamps.

- Received several samples in the mail that have been put to good use.

- Used a few FREE samples this week - pads, shampoo, conditioner, and lotion.

- Read a couple of free ebooks on my Kindle app.

- Purchased 8 winter outfits for Payton and Bryson.  Between sales and coupons.  I purchased all 16 pieces for under $80.

- Continued preparing my items for a consignment sale.  Selling my kids outgrown clothes and toys they no longer play with.



What did you do to save/earn money this week?

My Favorite Deals at Lowes Foods This Week - 9/10-9/16


Here is a list of my favorite deals at Lowes Foods this week.  Remember, Lowes Foods doubles coupons up to .99. You can use 20 coupons per transaction. They will accept 4 "like" coupons and 2 "like" internet coupons.

Also, you can earn .05 per gallon fuel rewards with every $100 spent.

Blue Bonnet Spread - $1

Lowes Foods Bacon Center Cut - $2.99


Progresso Classics Soup - $1
Use .50 coupon 9/7 SS
Final Price - FREE

Tetley Tea Bags - $.99
Use .75 coupon 8/3 SS
Final Price - FREE

Dean's Dips - $1.50
Use .55 printable coupon
Final Price - $.40 each

Hungry Jack Hasbrowns - $1.25
Use $.50 printable coupon
Final Price - .25 each

Ray O Vac Alkaline Batteries - $1
Use $1 coupon 8/3 RP
Final Price - FREE 



You can find this weeks sales ad here!

New A. C. Moore Coupon



Click here to print this awesome coupon.

- 55% off any one regular priced item Today or Tomorrow

Coupons are valid 9/12-9/13.

Still Available - FREE Sample of Garnier Clean +

Click here to request your FREE sample of Garnier Clean+.  You have a choice between oily, combination, and dry skin.

FREE Sample of Purina Fancy Feast Broth

Click here to request your FREE sample of Purina Fancy Feast Broth.

Still Available - FREE Sample of Schiff Move Free

Click here to request your FREE sample of Schiff Move Free.

FREE Sample of Escada Joyful Perfume

Click here to request your FREE sample of Escada Joyful Perfume.

FREE Sample of Origins of all-new Plantscription™ Anti-Aging Power Serum

Click here to request your FREE sample of Origins all-new Plantscription™ Anti-Aging Power Serum.

FREE Quest Protein Bar Sample

Click here to request your FREE Quest Protein Bar.  You can choose between:

- Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and White Chocolate Raspberry
- Double Chocolate Chunk and Apple Pie
- Chocolate Brownie and Cinnamon Roll
- Chocolate Peanut Butter and Coconut Cashew

Sunday Coupon Preview


There will be 2 coupon inserts in this Sundays paper - 1 - Smartsource inserts and 1 - RedPlum inserts.

Here is a list of a few of my favorites:

Arm & Hammer $2/2 liquid, powder or single dose laundry detergent
Aussie $1/1 styler or hairspray
Benadryl $1/1 oral product 24ct+
Dreamfields $1/2 pasta packages
Eggland’s Best $.50/1 eggs
Angel Soft $.45/1 bath tissue
Angel Soft $1/1 with fresh lavender scent 12 rolls
Gillette $3/1 men’s razor or disposable razor
Herbal Essences $1/1 body wash

You can find a complete list here.

You can also find lots of great printable coupons available from Coupons.com, RedPlum, and Smartsource.


Mega Swagbucks Day


If you haven't signed up with Swagbucks, you definitely need to. It is a great search engine where you can earn swagbucks every time you search. I average 20-30 swagbucks a day. You can also download the Swagbucks Toolbar and Swagbucks will give you FREE swagcodes occasionally.
You can redeem your swagbucks for great prizes. My favorite prize is Amazon gift cards. With 450 swagbucks you can earn a $5 Amazon gift card. I apply my gift cards to my Amazon account and save them to use at Christmas.

You can sign up for Swagbucks here and earn 30 swagbucks just by signing up!

Would You Like to Earn FREE Gift Cards???




Mypoints is a rewards program that lets you earn Points when you shop, take surveys, read emails, book travel, use coupons and more. Those Points can be redeemed for gift cards at a wide variety of well-known stores.

I never shop through Mypoints, I only take surveys and read emails. I have earned several gift cards.  I like to use my gift cards for Christmas shopping or to take my family out to dinner.

Sign up for a free MyPoints account and earn points for searching the web, reading emails and visiting websites.

Great Coupons Available



Great coupons are available.  Print them while you can.

$0.50 off ONE Mr. Clean Magic Eraser
$0.55 off ONE Cascade Product
$0.25 off ONE Bounty Paper Towels
B2G1 Single Renuzit Adjustable Air Freshener Cones
$0.50 off ONE Downy Product

Thought of the Day

"Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars.  You have to let go at some point in order to move forward."

C. S. Lewis

Thursday, September 11, 2014

3 of My Favorite Thrifty Pins This Week

3 of My Favorite Thrifty Pins This Week:


Spaghetti Salad - This looks amazing.



Homemade Bookmarks - This is a great thrifty gift for my daughter to make for her classmates for Christmas.



Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles - These sound wonderful.

FREE McCafe Coffee - September 16th - September 29th

September 16th - September 29th McDonald's will be giving away a FREE small  McCafe coffee during breakfast hours at participating McDonald's restaurants across the country. 
Enjoy!!

FREE Sample of Breathe Right

Click here to request your FREE sample of Breathe Right strip sample.

Great Coupons Available



Great coupons are available.  Print them while you can.
$1.00 off Minute Maid Drops Water Enhancer
$0.50 off All You Magazine
$0.50 off TWO BOXES Betty Crocker Fruit Shapes
$0.75 off ONE BOX Old El Paso Bold Nacho Cheese
$0.50 off ONE Bisquick Baking Mix or Pancake Mix

Jamba Juice - Smoothie for only $2


Sign up and receive printable coupon via email for any Sixteen Size Smoothie for just $2.00 from Jamba Juice.

Curves - 30 Days for FREE


 Sign up for a FREE no obligation consultation and receive 30 Days FREE when user completes consultation.

 Enrollment fee required. Offer expires 9/30/14 and requires joining same day as first workout for a minimum 12-month recurring billing contract. Enrollment fee and monthly fees vary by location. Valid for new Curves members only.

Thought of the Day

"You are capable of more than you know..."

Glinda

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Earn Money While Shopping Online with Ebates

If you do any shopping online or plan on doing any in the future, make sure you use Ebates and earn money when doing so.  If you haven't already, sign up for Ebates and earn up to 26% cash back.  Each quarter you will receive a check of your earnings.  The percentage for each store is different but it does add up. 

Click here to sign-up and receive a $10 gift card of your choice from Macy's, Walmart, Target, or Sears or $5 from Ebates with your first purchase.

Examples of their stores:  Staples, JCPenney, Sears, Ann Taylor etc.

Disclaimer:  This post may contain an affiliate link.

Great Coupons Available



Great Toy and Games coupons are available.  Print them while you can.

$5.00 off Captain America shield or helmet
$5.00 off 3-in-1 Bounce, Stride & Ride Elephant
$5.00 off (1) MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES toy
$5.00 off any one MARVEL 2-PACK BATTLE MASTERS toy