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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Deals on Chicken at Cash Wise - til 9/4


I found a new $1.50/1 any Gold'N Plump chicken HERE

14-16oz Gold'N Plump boneless skinless chicken breasts $3.98
$1.50/1 coupon
OOP $2.48

Chicken Thighs or Drumsticks $.98/lb ($3.43 for Family Pack)
$1.50/1 coupon
OOP $1.93

Cash Wise Deals (8/29-9/4)


Here are the best deals I see for this week.

Go HERE to see the complete sales ad

Free bag of tortilla chips w/store coupon w/$30 purchase (before coupons)
*Some stores only require a $25 purchase, be sure to check your coupon

1lb bag mini carrots $.88 (Limit 2)

Pepsi, Mt. Dew or Sierra Mist 4/$13
$2 in-store coupon
OOP $11 for 4

Kraft Miracle Whip $2.28 w/store coupon
(Limit 1)
$1/1 HERE
OR $1/2 HERE
OOP as low as $1.28

Kraft Dressing (projected price of $3.29) BOGO
W/store coupon
Use $1/2 from 8/29 SS
OOP $2.29 for 2 (Just $1.14 each)

Kraft Easy Mac 12.9oz $1.98 w/store coupon
(Limit 2)

Planters Nuts $1.98 w/store coupon (Limit 2)

Get any 4 of the following for $8 w/store coupon
Oreo cookies, ritz crackers, grahams, snack crackers, crackerfuls
$.75/2 crackers or cookies from 8/8 SS (expires 9/5/10)
$1/1 crackerfuls from 6/6 SS (expires 9/6/10)
$1/1 Wheat Thins HERE
Deal Idea
Buy (2) Crackerfuls
Buy (2) Wheat Thins
use store coupon for 4/$8
Use (2) $1/1 crackerfuls
Use (2) $1/1 Wheat Thins
OOP $4/ all 4 boxes ($1 each)

Oscar Mayer Lunchmeat 2/$4
$1/2 HERE
OOP $1.50 each wyb 2

Keebler Chips deluxe cookies $2.44
$1/2 HERE
OOP $1.94 each wyb 2

*Did I miss anything?

Free Picaboo photobook ends today (8/31)


Did you get your free photobook from Picaboo I told you about HERE??
If so, you better do that today!  It ends tonight.

These make wonderful gifts for grandparents, God Parents, Aunts, Uncles, etc!

4 free photo books


Have you gotten your 4 free photobooks from hot prints yet for the month?  Order them today and then tomorrow you can order four more!!!

Great way to preserve your pictures together in a cute book! And Free!

Go HERE to get started!

sale on TAG books


Amazon has a bunch of TAG and TAG Jr books on sale as low as $9.95
At checkout, get another $4 off by using the code: LFAUG400

Shipping is free with a $25 or more order or if you are an Amazon Prime member.
Otherwise, shipping starts at $4.50

Go HERE to see their selection

*GONE* Free 4pk Energizer first 30,000


Sorry, Gone already!  Hurry! Go HERE to "LIKE" Energizer and then sign up for a
coupon for a free 4pk of Energizer rechargable batteries!

Available to first 30,000 only

Monday, August 30, 2010

coupons, coupons, coupons!!


There are a TON of great coupons online!
Be sure to print them by the end of tomorrow (8/31) because as of 9/1 they will either reset or be gone!

Check them out HERE, HERE and HERE

Also, get the Target coupons you want before they are gone HERE
*Remember, the ones that say "Target Coupon" on them can be combined with a manufacturers coupon for an even better deal!!

Free 8x8 photobook from shutterfly (maybe)


Shutterfly is offering a free 20 page 8x8 photobook with free shipping to some lucky accounts!

Go HERE and sign-up or log-in to Shutterfly.  Then click on "My Account" at the top - then scroll down to "plans & offers" - click on "Enter special offer code" - when you get there, enter in the code: 8PBA91
It will then tell you if you have a credit of the photobook or not.  Some accounts will not be able to receive this offer!

HURRY! This offer ends September 1st

10 free vistaprint items ends tomorrow!


10th Anniversary Sale- 10 Free Products!

Vistaprint is offering 10 free items thru tomorrow (8/31)

I have gotten many things with Vistaprint and have never been disappointed.

Click on the banner above to get your free items - just pay shipping, and I believe the shipping starts around $1.79

Free pedometer @ K-Mart


If you are a Shop Your Way rewards mamber with K-Mart, you can go HERE and print out the coupon for a free Sportline Step & Distance pedometer.
No purchase necessary

Not a Shop Your Way member?  Go HERE to join Free now.

pack-n-play and shorts deal (8/30 only)


Today, Target has a daily deal on this adorable Graco Pack-n-Play.
It is marked down to $89.99 from $119.99
It also has free shipping

Go HERE to check it out - available for today (8/30) only!

*They also have some cute toddler/infant shorts sizes 9 month to 5T
These are available for today only.  2pk for just $5.50 shipped HERE

Walmart Deals (8/29-9/4)


Deal Finding Chick has a list of great deals for this week.

Go HERE to check them out!

Ream of Paper moneymaker at Staples (thru 9/4)


Staples has Hammermill ream of paper for $4.99 this week
there is a $2/1 in select 8/29 SS inserts
OOP $2.99
Plus, there is an easy rebate of $4.49 wyb in-store
So, you make $1.50 in the end

Target Deals (8/29 - 9/4)


Here are the best deals I see for this week at Target!

Go HERE to see the complete sales ad

Tyson Bagged chicken $6.49
$1/1 from 8/15 SS
OOP $5.49
*Get a free Hidden Valley Ranch w/purchase

Totinos Pizza Rolls 40ct $2.75
$.50/1 from 8/8 GM
OOP $2.25

Tostito chips $3
$1/1 from 8/1 SS
OOP $2
*Get free tostito queso dip wyb 2 chips
(Use (2) $1/1 Q's and pay $4 for 2 bags chips and a thing of dip)

Skippy Peanutbutter $1.79
$.75/2 HERE
OOP $1.41 each wyb 2

Quaker granola bars Buy 4, get 5th free ($2 each)
Use (2) $1/2 from 7/25 RP
OOP $1.20 each wyb 5

Special K Items - Buy 4, get 5th free
Cereal $2.99
Bars $2.50
$1/1 Special K Granola cereal HERE
$1/2 Target Q from 8/1 RP
$1/2 any cereal from 7/25 RP
Deal Idea
Buy (4) cereal @ $2.99 each
Buy (1) bars @ $0 (fifth free)
Use (2) $1/2 Target Q
Use (2) $1/1 Special K granola (use 4 if you have more than one computer)
OOP $7.96 for 5 boxes (or $5.96 if you can use 2 more $1/1 coupons)

Pop Tarts $1.88
$1/3 HERE
or use $1/2 from 7/11 RP
OOP as low as $1.38 each wyb 2

Campbells Harvest Select soup $1.50
$1/1 HERE
OOP $.50

Hunt's 24oz Ketchup $1
$1/2 from August All You
$.50 each wyb 2

Sobe lifewater $1
BOGO HERE
combine with (2) $.50/1 Target HERE
OOP $0 for 2

*Go HERE to view the coupon policy and HERE for the price-match policy

Don't forget about ongoing deals HERE, HERE or HERE (scroll toward bottom to find the ongoing deals)

**Did I miss anything for this week?

BOGO butterfinger snackerz


Go HERE to "LIKE" Butterfinger and you can print a coupon good for BOGO Butterfinger Snackerz

CVS Deals (8/29-9/4)



Here are the best deals I see for this week at CVS

Go HERE to see the complete sales ad.

New to CVS??  Go HERE to read about the details and to get started!

Phillips Headphones $6.99 (Deal only good Sunday - Tuesday)
Get 6.99eb (Limit 1)
OOP $6.99 but get back 6.99eb (Like free)

Crest or Oral-B Pro Health $3.97
Get 2.50eb (Limit 2)
$1/1 from 8/29 P&G
OOP $2.97 + get 2.50eb (like paying $.47)

Campbells condensed soups $.50 (Limit 10)
$1/2 HERE
OOP $0 for 2

Dawn Dish Soap $.97
$1/1 Hand Renewal from Home Made Simple book
OOP $0

Pampers $8.88
$1.50/1 from 8/1 P&G (exp. 8/31)
combine with buy pampers get pampers wipes free from 8/1 P&G
OOP $7.38 for both

Miracle Whip $1.50
$1/1 HERE
OR $1/2 HERE
OOP as low as $.50

Nabisco Wheat thins (small box) $1
$1/2 HERE
OOP $.50 each wyb 2

Purex laundey soap $3.99
Get 2eb (Limit 1)
$.35/1 from 8/15 RP
OOP $3.64 + get 2eb (Like paying $1.64)

Conair items (psa $7.99)
Get 5eb (Limit 1)
OOP $7.99 + get 5eb (Like paying $2.99)

Venus Breeze or Embrace $9.99
Get 5eb (Limit 1)
$2/1 from 8/1 P&G (exp 8/31)
OOP $7.99 + get 5eb (Like paying $2.99)

Listerine Mouthwash, Reach toothbrush or floss $3.97
Get 1eb (Limit 1)
$1/1 or $2/1 HERE (listerine zero is included in deal)
$1/1 reach from 8/1 SS
OOP as low as $1.97 + get 1eb (Like paying $.97)

*Did I miss anything good??

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Story Before Bed ~ Free recordings


Now, how cool is this?  You can read a book to your child or grandchild even if you cannot be there!
Go HERE to register and you can choose a book from their collection and then record yourself (you must have a webcam) reading this book and then your child can view it at any time.

They do have a couple free ones, but the rest look to be $6.95 each.  You record and then once you save it, you have 24 hours to pay if you choose one that is not free.

Now, no matter how far you are from your children or grandchildren, you can still read them a bedtime story!

Friday, August 27, 2010

$117 P&G coupons in 8/29 newspapers


There will be a coupon book in this sundays (8/29) paper with $117 worth of &G coupons!

Go HERE to find a newspaper near you with it in!

Cash Wise deals ending 8/28 ~ Sorry! 10 items @ $.56 each!!


Oh, I am so sorry I have not posted the Cash Wise deals for this week!  I totally forgot
With school starting this week and everything, I spaced out a few things. 
Well, here are the deals for this week.  I promise to get them up ASAP for next week!

You can go HERE to see the complete sales ad.


Free 8ct Kelloggs Pop Tarts w/in-store coupon w/ $30 purchase (before coupons)
*Some stores only require a $25 purchase - so check your coupon

Sweet Corn $.24 each (4/$.96)

Smart Ones Entrees 6/$8
Use $2/6 in-store coupon
combine with $1/5 HERE
OOP $5 for 6 (Just $.83 each!!!)

Dozen eggs $.78 w/in-ad or online coupon (Limit 2)

Betty Crocker Pizza Crust 4/$1 w/in-ad or online coupon (Limit 4)

Sara Lee Bread BOGO w/in-ad or online coupon

Kraft cheese 2/$4
$1/2 HERE
OOP $1.50 each wyb 2

Kelloggs cereals $1.94
Several coupons HERE or HERE
OOP as low as $1.19

Hormel Compleats $2
$.55/1 from 8/1 SS or HERE
OOP $1.45

Shasta Soda 12pks $2

$5 off w/in-ad coupon wyb any 10 of the following items
(Plus get 50 box tops with mail-in rebate)
Betty Crocker Super Moist cake mix $1.18
   $.50 off wyb BOTH cake mix AND frosting HERE
Betty Crocker Ready to Spread Frosting $1.68
   $.50 off wyb BOTH cake mix AND frosting HERE
Warm Delights $1.68
   $.75/1 from 8/8 insert
Betty Crocker cookie mix $1.68
Betty Crocker Brownie or muffin mix $2.28
   $.75/2 Brownie HERE
Betty Crocker Brownie or Muffin pouches $.75
General Mills cereal $2.44
(Lucky charms, wheaties or wheaties fuel)
   $.75/1 Wheaties or wheaties fuel HERE or HERE
General Mills Fiber One bars $1.94
   $.50/1 HERE
Betty Crocker Fruit Snacks $1.94
   $.50/2 HERE
Nature Valley Granola Bars $2.44
   $.50/1 Sweet & Salty HERE
Betty Crocker Specialty Potatoes $1.25
Chex Mix, Bugles or Gardettos $2.38
   $.50/1 Gardettos HERE or HERE
Progresso soups $2.38
   $.50/2 HERE or HERE
Totinos Pizza Rolls $1.25
   $.40/2 HERE
Toaster strudels or scramblers $1.88
   $.50/2 HERE
Trix yogurt or go-gurt $1.88
   $.75/2 HERE
Pillsbury ready to bake cookie dough $2.48
   $1/2 HERE or HERE
Pillsbury Grands Biscuits $1.66
$.30/2 HERE

Deal Idea:
Buy (3) Warm Delights @ $1.68 each
Buy (2) Fiber One Bars @ $1.94 each
Buy (4) Totinos pizza rolls @ $1.25 each
Buy (1) brownie or muffin puch @ $.75
Total: $14.67
Use $5 Cash Wise coupon wyb 10 items
Use (3) $.75/1 Warm Delights
Use (2) $.50/1 Fiber One
Use (2) $.40/2 Pizza Rolls
OOP $5.62 for all 10 items! Just $.56 each!

OR

If you so happen to have 10 Warm Delights coupons, you get get this deal
Buy (10) Warm Delights @ $1.69 each
Use (10) $.75/1 coupons
Use $5/10 items cash wise coupon
OOP $4.40 for all 10! Just $.44 each!

$2/1 Ball Park coupon


Go HERE to "LIKE" Ball Park and then print out your $2/1 coupon!  You can hit the back button and be able to print it out twice.  This coupon should result in very cheap if not free hot dogs!!!

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Target deals (8/22-8/28)


Here are the best deals I see for this week

Go HERE to see the complete sales ad. 
You can go HERE to see the coupon policy and HERE to see the price-match policy.

Gillette Body Wash $2.99
$2/1 from 8/1 P&G
OOP $.99

Schick Hydro Razor $6.99
$5/1 from 8/8 SS
OOP $1.99

Fruit of Loom girls or boys undies $4.50
$1/2 HERE
$4 each wyb 2

Lysol toilet bowl or 22-32oz spray $1.49
$.75/1 toilet bowl from 8/8 SS
$.50/1 toilet bowl HERE
$1/1 spray from 8/8 SS
$.50/1 spray HERE
OOP as low as $.49

Lysol cleaners & wipes $2.29
$.50/1 HERE (variety of coupons)
OOP $1.79

Ziploc bags or containers 3/$7 ($2.33 each)
$1.25/2 containers from 8/8 SS
$1.50/2 containers HERE
$1/1 bags HERE
OOP as low as $1.58 each wyb 2 containers

Smart Ones $2.25
$1/5 HERE
OOP $2.05 each wyb 5

Coke products 12pk 3/$10
*Get free 4pk VitaminWater wyb 3

Hunts 4pk choc pudding 4pk $.84
$1/3 Target Q HERE
combine with $.30/2 from 8/1 SS
OOP $.40 each wyb 3

Pillsbury Cookie Dough $1.99
$1/1 from 8/22 SS
OOP $.99

Market Pantry Juice $1.84
$1/2 HERE
OOP $1.34 each wyb 2
Eggo Waffles $1.75
$1/2 from 7/25 RP
OOP $1.25 each wyb 2

Mission Tortillas $2
$.75/1 from 8/1 SS
OOP $1.25

Chef Boyardee $.80
$1/1 HERE
OOP $0

Market Pantry Fruit Snacks $1.59
*Get Free box of Market Pantry soakers wyb 4 fruit snacks
OOP $6.36 for all 5 items

Huggies wipes $1.99
$2.50/3 HERE
OOP $3.47/3 or $1.15 each!!

Aquafresh Iso-Active Toothpaste $1.66
$.50/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $1/1 HERE
OOP $.16
(Thanks My Frugal Adventures!)

**Did I miss anything for this week?

Ongoing Deals ~ These may not be available at all Targets!

Skintimate shave gel $1.79
$1/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $.75/1 from 8/1 SS
OOP $.04

Tony's Crisp Crust Pizza $1
$1/2 HERE
OOP $.50 each wyb 2

Glade scented oil glass holder $2.99
Use get free refill wyb glass holder from 8/22 SS
combine with $1/1 Target Q for cashmere woods or country spice HERE
OOP $1.99 for the holder and refill

Glade Tough Odor Solutions Room & Carpet $1.99
$1/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $1/1 from 7/11 or 8/1 SS
OOP $0

Suave Naturals shampoo & Conditioner $.89
$.75/1 HERE
OOP $.14

Free Chef Micheals Dog Food Target Q from 8/22 SS

Campbells Select Harvest Soups $1.49
$.50/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $1/1 HERE
OOP $0

Sobe Lifewater $1
BOGO HERE
combine with (2) $.50/1 Target Q HERE
OOP 2 Free

Wonka Exceptionals $1.99
$1/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $1/1 HERE
OOP $0

Bagel Bites $2.25
$1/1 Target Q HERE
combine with $1/1 from 6/13 SS or HERE
OOP $.25

See more of an ongoing list HERE from 2 Kids and a Coupon

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Staples deals (8/22-8/28)


Here are some good back to school deals for this week.

Bic Brite Liner highlighters 5pk $.50 (Limit 2)
Use $1/2 from 8/1 SS or HERE
OOP 2pks Free!

100 sheets composition books $.10 each w/ $5 purchase
(Limit 3 Mon-Wed only)

BIC Mark-It fine tip permanent markers 4pk - $2 w/in-ad coupon
(Limit 2)
$1/2 from 8/1 SS or HERE
OOP $1.50 each wb 2

Bic vlocity 1.6mm retractable pens 4pk $2 w/ in-ad coupn (Limit 2)
$1/2 from 8/1 SS or HERE
OOP $1.50 each wyb 2

Staples multi-purpose paper 500 sheet ream $4.99
(Limit 2)
$4.49 Easy Rebate
OOP $4.99, but $.5 after easy rebate

New P&G coupon book - $110 in coupons


There is a new mail-in-rebate to get $110 worth of P&G coupons.  If you got the last one I told you about, then you know there are some pretty high valued coupons!

Goes from September 1 - December 31st, 2010

Yu must spend $50 in P&G product (this is BEFORE coupons)
This may sound high, but you would be surprised at how fast $50 can add up.
And, this is before coupons are applied.
Just save your receipts starting September 1st and once you have $50 worth of P&G products boght, use this form HERE and send it all in.  Within a couple weeks you will receive your coupon booklet!

CVS Deals (8/22 - 8/28)


Here are the best deals I see for this week.

You can see the complete sales ad HERE.
New to CVS?  Go HERE

Spend $25 get 10eb on select items
Limit 1
Puffs Tissue $.99
   $1/6 from 8/1 P&G
Duracell 20pk $9.99
   $1/1 from 6/27 RP
Charmin 16pk $9.99
   $1/2 from 8/1 P&G
Bounty 12pk $12.99
   $1/2 from 8/1 P&G
Deal Idea
Buy (2) Charmin
Buy (6) Puffs
Use $1/2 charmin
Use $1/6 Puffs
OOP $23.92 + get 10eb

Mentos 15ct BOGO $1.79/2
use (2) $.55/1 from 5/23 SS
OOP $.69 for 2

Spend $10 and get 3eb (Limit 1)
Glade sense & spray $5
   $3/1 HERE
Glade Lasting Impressions $5
   $3/1 HERE
Glade large fragrance collection candle or diffuser $5
   $2/2 HERE
Glade scented oil refills 2/$5 (says 1-3pk in flyer, but only singles are ringing up)
   $1/2 HERE
Shout $2.50
   $.55/1 or $2/2 from 8/8 SS
Scrubbing Bubbles $2.50
   $1/1 from 8/1 SS
Deal Idea:
Buy (2) Sense & Spray
Use (2) $3/1
OOP $4 + get back 3eb

Listerine Zero, Total care or advanced mouthwash  $3.99
Get 2eb (Limit 1)
$2/1 HERE
OOP $1.99 + get 2eb

Crest ProHealth Clinical Floss, toothpaste or rinse $3.49
Get 2.50eb (Limit 2)
$1/1 toothpaste or floss from 8/1 P&G
OOP $2.49 + get 2.50eb (Like free)

Gillette ProGlide Razor $9.97
Get 5eb (Limit 1)
$4/1 from 8/1 P&G
OOP $5.97 + get 5eb (like paying $.97)

Spend $15 on John Freida or Biore and get 5eb
John Freida shampoo & conditioner $5
   $3/1 Root Awakening
   $2/1 Any John Freida - both from 8/22 SS
Deal Idea:
Buy (3) John Freida root awakening
Use (3) $3/1
OOP $6 + get back 5eb (like paying $1 for all 3 bottles)

**Did I miss anything good??

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Kmart doubles up to $.99 til 8/21/10


K-Mart is doubling coupons this week and I guess they are a little late notifying everyone.  I just got this e-mail yesterday and it was not listed in the sales ad.

Anyways, this is just like the other double couponing events.

You must have a Shop Your Way card (HERE)
Limit of 5 coupons per awards card holder per day
Doubles coupons of value up to $.99 (doubles to $1.98)

I will try and compile a list this evening after work and get it posted for you.

See a list of participating stores HERE

Event ends on 8/21/10

5 free 8x10 ~ 8/19 only


Today only (8/19) You can get 5 free 8x10 enlargements from ritzpix

Go HERE to get started

free stand out stickers & Dove daily treatment


Go HERE to get a sample of Stand out Stickers



Go HERE to get a free sample of Dove daily conditioner

free fries & coke at Hardees


Now through August 30th, you can get a free small fries and caoke wyb 5pc chicken tenders

Go HERE to print the coupon

$6 Winnie the Pooh coupon


Go HERE to get a coupon for the new Winnie the Pooh - Bedtime with Pooh DVD.

Coupon is good for $6 off the Bedtime with Pooh DVD PLUS any one other Winnie the Pooh DVD

$3/$10 TGI Fridays


Go HERE to print a coupon good for $3/$10 food purchase!

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Cash Wise Deals (8/15-8/21)

Here are the best deals I see for this week.

You can go HERE to see the complete sales ad in your area.

Free 24oz Country Hearth Bread w/in-store coupon wyb $30 worth of groceries (pre-coupons)
*Some stores only require a $25 purchase

Blueberries 1 pint $.99 (Limit 2)

Yoplait Yogurt 10/$4.44
$1/8 HERE
OOP $3.44 for 10 ($.34 each)

Hunts 10/$8 (must buy 10) w/ in-ad coupon or from online
Snack Pack, ketchup, tomatoes, spaghetti sauce or rotel tomoatoes
$.45/3 tomatoes from 8/1 SS
$1/3 Rotel HERE
Deal Idea
Buy (6) Rotel
Buy (3) hunts tomatoes
Buy (1) other item
Use (2) $1/3 Rotel
Use $.45/3 tomatoes
OOP $5.55 for all 10

Hormel Always Tender Pork Filet $5.88
$1/1 from 8/1 SS
OOP $4.88

Ortega Items
Shells $1.48
Taco seasoning $.67
refried beans $1.18
taco sauce $1.78
$1/2 Ortega items HERE
Deal Idea:
Buy (2) taco seasoning
use $1/2
OOP $.34 for both ($.17 each)


Colgate Toothbrush $.96
$.75/1 from July All You
OOP $.21

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Book Review & Giveaway


I had received this book from Booksneeze to read and review some time ago and amongst all the moving and going back to work full-time, I have finally finished it.



I Am Hutterite
The Fascinating True Story of a Young Woman's Journey to reclaim Her Heritage
By Mary-Ann Kirkby



Book Description

A fascinating journey into the heart and culture of a reclusive religious community.

I Am Hutterite takes readers into the hidden heart of the little-known Hutterite colony where author Mary-Ann Kirkby spent her childhood. When she was ten, her parents packed up their seven children and a handful of possessions and left the colony to start a new life. Overnight they were thrust into a world they didn't understand, a world that did not understand them.

With great humor, Kirkby describes how she adapted to popular culture, and with raw honesty she describes her family's deep sense of loss for their community. More than a history lesson, I Am Hutterite is a powerful tale of retracing steps and understanding how our beginnings often define us.


Now, this book was very interesting and taught me the life of a hutterite but the book stated it was a
"The Fascinating True Story of a Young Woman's Journey to reclaim Her Heritage"

and, as it did talk about her move with her Family and so on, it focused more on her Family's historical and cultural roots.  I think I would have enjoyed the book even more and stayed more interested in the book if it kept with the story of her life after leaving the colony, and what happened between running away and her adulthood!  I did enjoy the book, but with the back story and transitions, I did get a little lost.  I may need to just read the book again, sometimes a second time through is better and you catch things you missed the first time.

If you are interested in learning about other cultures, I know you would truly enjoy this book, and now is your chance to do so.  I have a copy of the book to give away to oe of my luck readers.

You have a few chances to win
Please leave a seperate comment for each entry

1. Tell me why you would like to win this book
2. Follow my blog or let me know you already do
3. Follow me on Facebook or let me knwo you already do

This giveaway will end Wednesday 8/18/10 at 10pm CST

*This review was my true opinion.  I was not compensated in any way to submit a positive review.  I just got a copy of the book from BookSneeze to review.

ongoing Target deals


Here are some ongoing Target deals

Fall scented Glade sprays $2.79
$1/1 HERE
combine with $1/1 Target HERE
OOP $.79

Fall scented Glade oil refills $2.99
$1/1 HERE or from 8/1 SS
combine with $1/1 Target HERE
OOP $.99

Fall scented Glade 4oz candles $2.99
$1/1 from 8/1 SS
combine with $1/1 Target HERE
OOP $.99

Tom's of Maine for kids toothpaste $2.59
$1/1 Target HERE
combine with $1/1 from 6/13 SS
OOP $.59

Campbells select harvest soups $1.50
$.50/1 Target HERE
combine with $1/1 HERE
OOP $0

Check out more ongoing deals HERE

Target Deals (8/15-8/21)


Here are the best deals I see for this week at Target.

You can see the complete sales ad HERE

Room Essentials Pillow $3
$1/1 HERE
OOP $2

Dish Chair $19
$5/1 HERE
OOP $14

Nature Valley Granola Bars $2.39
$1/1 Target Q HERE
combined with $.50/1 HERE (Thins)
OR $.50/1 HERE (sweet & salty)
OR $.75/2 Any HERE
OOP as low as $.89

Pepsi products 12pk 3/$10
*Get free 12pk of Pepsi max wyb 3 pepsi
Deal Idea:
Buy (3) Mt. Dew
Buy Pepsi Max
Use (2) $1/1 Mt. Dew HERE (use 3 if you ave more than one computer)
OOP $8 for all four 12pks (or $7 iif you can print 3 $1/1 Q's)

Del Monte Fruit cups $2
*Buy 3 Get 1 Free
Use (2) $1/1 HERE (use 3 if you have more than one computer)
OOP $4 for 4 (or $3 if you can print 3 Q's)

Skintimate or Edge Shave gel $1.89
$.75/1 from 8/1 SS
OOP $1.14

Archer Farms Take & Bake Pizza $7.99
*Get free breadsticks w/ purchase
$1/1 HERE
OOP $6.99 for both

Buy 2 of any of the following and get $5 gift card
Luvs Big Pack $16.99
Charmin 18pk $15.99
   $1/1 from 8/1 RP
Bounty 12pk $14.99
   $.25/1 from 8/1 P&G
Iams 17lb $17.89
  $5/1 Premium Protection from 5/16 RP

Mead five-star Poly portfolio $.50
$1/2 from 8/8 RP
OOP $0 for 2

Cesar Dog Treats $2.99
$2/1 from 8/8 RP
combine with $1/1 Target from 5/23 RP
OOP $0

Up & Up Foam Cups $1.19
$.50/2 HERE
OOP $.94 each wyb 2

Bic soleil womens disposable razors $3.99
$3/1 from 7/11 SS
OOP $.99

*Did I miss anything good?

Monday, August 16, 2010

free cat or dog food


Go HERE to sign in with your PetSmart account or sign up and get a coupon for a free 6oz bag of Purina Pro Plan Cat or Dog food

25 free magnets


Go HERE to get 25 free magnets w/free shipping!!

The catch?  They will have their website printed somewhere on them.

Getting started with coupons


Deal Finding Chick had a great guest poster talk about Getting started with Coupons.

Feel free to check it out HERE

CVS Deals (8/15-8/21)


Here are the best deals I see at CVS for this week

Go HERE to see the complete sales ad.
If you are new to CVS, go HERE to sign up for your Extracare card or you can do so at the register when you check out!
Also, be sure to register HERE to get CVS coupons and deals emailed to you.

Crest clinical toothpaste, complete rinse or glide clinical floss $3.49
$2.50 eb (Limit 1)
$.75/1 Crest from 8/1 P&G
$.75/1 Glide floss from 8/1 P&G
OOP $2.74 + get 2.50eb (like paying $.24)

Dawn Dish soap $.97
$1/1 hand renewal from Home Made Simple book
OOP $0

Miracle Whip $1.99
$1/1 HERE
OOP $.99

Lindsay Olives $1
$1/2 HERE
OOP $.50 each wyb 2

Buy 2 M&M's and get 3rd free ($1.78/3)
$1/3 from 7/25 RP
OOP $.78 for all 3

Purex 3 in 1 dryer sheets $5.99
get 2eb (Limit 1)
$3/1 from 8/15 RP
OOP $2.99 + get 2eb (like paying only $.99)

Pilot Pens $1
$1/1 HERE
OOP $0

NYC products BOGO 50% off
$1/1 item priced at $1.72 HERE or from Aug All You
OOP $1.58 for 2 items

Gillette ProGlide $9.99
Get 5eb (Limit 1)
$4/1 from 8/1 P&G
OOP $5.99 and get 5eb (like paying just $.99)

Dry Idea or Right Guard BOGO
BOGO from 7/25 RP
OOP $0 (both free)

Right Guard BOGO (psa $2.99)
$1/1 Total Defense HERE (use 2)
OOP $.99 for 2

Huggies $8.99
$2/1 Little Snugglers HERE
$2.50/1 Pure & Natural HERE
$4/2 little movers or snugglers HERE
OOP as low as $6.49

Zegerid OTC $9.99
Get 7eb (Limit 1)
$3/1 HERE
OOP $6.99 + get 7eb (like paying $0)

Blink Tears $7.99
Get 7.99eb (Limit 1)
$1/1 from 8/15 RP
or $1.50/1 HERE
OOP $6.49 + get 7.99eb (like making $1.50)

Sobe BOGO
BOGO HERE
OOP $0 - 2 free

Head & Shoulders $4.99
Get 2eb (Limit 1)
Use BOGO from 7/11 SS
OOP $4.99 + get 2eb (like paying $2.99 for 2)

Tylenol Precise $7.99
Get 3eb (Limit 1)
$2/1 HERE
OOP $5.99 + get 2eb (like paying $3.99)

*Did I miss anything??

Friday, August 13, 2010

Cash Wise deals (8/8-8/14)


Here are the best deals I see for this week.
Sorry it took me so long! But, really not an exciting week at all!

Go HERE to see your local ad

Free skippy peanut butter w/ in-store coupon with a $30 purchase (before coupons)
*Some places only require a $25 purchase, be sure to check your ad/coupon

Red or Green seedless grapes $.87/lb

Wish bone salad dressing $1.58 w/ coupon found online or in ad
*Limit 2
$.50/1 HERE
OOP $1.08

Food Club Toaster Pastries $.77 w/coupon from in ad or online
*Limit 3

Coffeemate creamer $1.88
$.75/1 HERE
OOP $1.13

Oscar Mayer hot dogs $1.98
$1/2 from 6/20 SS
$1/1 HERE
OOP as low as $.98

*Did I miss anything good?

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Pamida - double coupons thru 7/17


Now thru Saturday (8/17) - Pamida is doubling coupons up to $1!

Go HERE to see the complete slaes ad

Here are a few deals I see from the ad

Campbells cooking soups $1
$.50/2 HERE
Doubles to $1/2
OOP $.50 each wyb 2

1 subject notebooks 5/$1

Armor All car care wipes $3.50
$2/1 HERE
OOP $1.50

Cat's Pride cat litter $7.49
$1/1 HERE
doubles to $2/1
OOP $5.49

Kleenex tissues $1
$.50/2 from 7/11 SS (anti-viral, lotion or ultra-soft)
doubles to $1/2
OOP $.50 each wyb 2

Crest toothpaste 8.2oz  $1.99
$.75/1 from 8/1 P&G
$.50/1 from 8/1 P&G
doubles to $1- $1.50/1
OOP $.49-.99

TUMS $3.50
$1/2 from 5/23 SS
doubles to $2/2
OOP $2.50 each wyb2

Coast body wash $4
$1/1 HERE
doubles to $2/1
OOP $2

Garnier Fructis haircare $3
$1/1 shampoo, conditioner or styler from 8/8 RP
Doubles to $2/1
OOP $1

Garnier Nutrisse $5.99
$2/1 from 8/8 RP
OOP $3.99

Bic crystal pens 10ct $1
$1/2 HERE or from 8/1 SS
doubles to $2/2
OOP 2pkgs free

*Did I miss anything??

become a Franklin Foods panelist


Go HERE to sign up and become a Franklin Foods panelist.
You can give your opinions on new foods, get a chance to try new items and get coupons.

Free to join!

$5/$15 TGI Fridays Q


Go HERE to print a TGI Fridays coupon good for $5/$15
Coupon good through August 18th, 2010

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

WOW! For Target deals!!!


Charlene from My Frugal Adventures has found some really good Target deals with the new Target coupons available HERE

Go HERE ~ HERE and HERE to see all fo the deals!