February 2009

  • FREEBIES and Samples

    It’s been a while since I have highlighted Shop4Freebies, so it is worth mentioning again. This is a great site that is FREE and updates you on all the best FREEBIEs every 24 hours! I like that the site categorizes all of the FREEBIES so they are easy to ... Read More
  • Creative Blogger Award!

    Yea! How fun ~ I’m very excited to accept this award! (And it is my very first one!) Together We Save was nice enough to present me with this award! How sweet! You can visit her site to find out how she has saved BIG at CVS and Walgreens! Here are the rules: ... Read More
  • Stocking Up: Hitting the Sales

    A reader sent me a question that I think maybe useful for many of you that are new to using coupons… “…When you are shopping, do you buy only what you need or if there is something on sale and you have coupons for it, but don’t necessarily need it at ... Read More
  • New Swagbucks Code-Hurry They go Fast!

    **Update** There is a new Swagbucks code to earn $1…if you haven’t joined yet, go here to register, The Swagcode for today is listed on the homepage (you have to watch the slides until it tells you) You can then enter it in the box on your account ... Read More
  • Get FREE Christmas Gifts!

    If you haven’t started using Swagbucks yet, here is a great reason to start now: You can get all your Christmas Gifts FREE! How? When you use Swagbucks to do searches (powered by Google and Ask.com), you can earn “swagbucks,” which you can redeem ... Read More
  • Enjoying FREE Day at the Phoenix Children’s Museum

    Before getting GREAT deals at CVS today, our family enjoyed FREE admission to the Phoenix Children’s Museum for Shamrock Farms Day. It was a fun morning with lots of activities (a mini car wash, grocery store, pizzeria and more for the kids), meeting Elmo and ... Read More
  • I Saved 99% at CVS!

    Ok, my shopping trip at CVS today was one of the best ones I’ve had in a while! I went to pick up the free toothpaste this week, but when I scanned my Extra Care Card at the front, a $5/$30 coupon printed! The other great thing was my CVS was putting out the ... Read More
  • Good Cents on Friday Night Movies

    It’s Friday- the idea of relaxing and watching a movie tonight is appealing, but then again, the price at the theatre is just so high these days! (I checked a couple local theatres and they were $9.50-$9.75 a person!) So, why not enjoy a movie at home? Here ... Read More
  • Baby’s 1st Birthday

    My little one turns 1 in 2 months- and I can’t believe how fast it has gone! Although it is still 2 months away, I am starting to plan his birthday (have to plan if I want to save, right?). I’m not quite sure what I want to do… With my oldest son, ... Read More