Earthbound Farm Organic Step Forward:

The Earthbound Farm Organic produce company has a newsletter called the Organic Step Forward. Not only can you learn about the company by signing up and receive tips and information daily, but there are great coupons to save on Earthbound Farm products. This week there was one $0.75/1 Earthbound Farm Organic product, and another for Applegate brand […]

New Coupons this week!

Every Thursday, I’ve noticed many printable coupon sources restock favorite coupons, or introduce new ones.  Here are some of the best I’ve found: Coupons.com: –$1/1 Mott’s For Tots Juice, any size, any variety Coupons.com (exp 06/03/2013) –$2/1 Vidal Sassoon Pro Series Hair Color, excludes trial/travel size Coupons.com (exp 06/03/2013) – $1/1 Colgate Total, Optic White, Colgate […]

Free Joy of Handwriting Curriculum available for download:

This offer is available through July 20th, 2013. Download the Joy of Handwriting Curriculum (available in cursive as well) for free, normally a $13 value! Even if you don’t homeschool, deals like this are a great way to support your child’s education outside the class room. Check out Free Homeschool Deals for details and coupon code.

$4/1 Yucatan guacamole printable coupon!

Head over to the Yucatan Guacamole Facebook page and like them to print off a $4/1 Yucatan Guacamole Facebook Rollingcoupon! I don’t remember seeing this in stores, so let me know where you find it. I’m told this coupon would make the product free at most places! Thanks, Money Saving Mom!

Free Valentine’s Day Pre-K/K Pack!

Looking for some cheap and educational activities for your littles for Valentine’s Day? Check out this free printable Pre-k/Kindergarten pack from This Reading Mama! My kids are in Pre-K and Kindergarten, and are usually exhausted when they come home from school. I’m always looking for quiet, independent, non-T.V. related activities for them to do when they […]

Pennsylvania Dutch Egg noodles + Coupon deal = FREE at Tops!

From a reader today: “Pennsylvania Dutch egg noodles are on sale {at Tops} $1.00/bag – $0.55/1 Penn Dutch egg noodle coupon (SS – NLA) = Free after coupon doubles! Also, 3lb NYS apples are BOGO – $1.00/1 NYS apple Click-to-Card Tops coupon.” There is also a $1/2 Golden Grain Pasta, Anthony’s Pasta or Pennsylvania Dutch Noodles printable that […]

Savingstar: new coupon for 100% back on Kraft Macaroni and Cheese!

Savingstar is a digital coupon source. You sign up for an account, and enter your loyalty card information, select your savings, and are reimbursed for purchases at participating stores (Tops, Wegmans, CVS, Rite Aid, etc.). There’s nothing to clip or print. Every Friday, Savingstar offers a new “Freebie” on a specific product. This week, you can save […]

Definitions

Here are some definitions for commonly used terms used on my website. You will most likely see them under the category “Couponing”. couponing: the activity of seeking out or saving discount coupons to save money on food or household purchases.  I was surprised that dictionary.com listed “couponing” as a noun – I would thinking of […]

Yoplait Go-Gurt: Less than $1.00/box at Tops after coupon!

Tops has a great deal on Yoplait Go-Gurt. This week, they are on sale five for $8.00 (must buy multiples of five, other wise $2.00 a box). Here’s the deal: Buy (10) boxes Yoplait Go-Gurt for $16, use (5) $0.75/2 any flavor Yoplait Go-Gurt coupons (see coupon for details) = $8.50 (after coupons double) for 10 boxes! […]

How to play the drugstore game:

I had a pretty good trip this week:   And decided I wanted to share one way I keep my shopping bill low: Stock up when prices are rock bottom. Why? Because then you can go months without buying something you need. I thought I would share with you some tips for shopping the drugstore […]

Where is the most economical place to buy organic produce?

One of my readers asked this question the other day – Where is the most economical place to buy organic produce? A very good question, and one that I keep in mind since I do shop around. Not one store has the all around best prices, 100% of the time. The generally higher price tag […]

My trip to Target + a few of the best deals in-store this week:

I bought four Angry Birds Jenga accessories @ $4.99 ea., plus BOGO 50% off sale until the 19th, 2 boxes Wheat Thins @ $2.00 ea., and 2 boxes Target brand whole wheat pasta @ $0.78/box. Here are the coupons I used: -Used (4)$3.00/1 when you purchase any TABOO or any JENGA game from HASBRO printed from […]

See what one reader got for $8.00 at Tops:

I wanted to share this great shopping trip one of my readers had: Here’s how: *Lysol, BOGO @ $4.99 *Newman’s Own products, $2.00 ea. Use: -(2) $0.50/1 Newmans Own Pasta Sauce -(2) $0.50/1 Newmans Own Salsa -(1) $0.50/1 Newmans Own pasta sauce, Tops Click-to-Card coupon -(1) $0.50/1 Newmans Own salsa, Tops Click-to-Card coupon Final price for Newman’s Own: $3.00 […]

Where is the most economical place to buy organic meat?

This is the second part of a series I am writing mainly about prices I pay for organic products. Shopping with such standards of food can be difficult to do when you are trying to save as much money as possible. disclaimer: I am not here to judge anyone on their buying choices. This article […]

New Money-Saving Seminar coming up!

Save the date – next Friday, at 7:00pm, I will be hosting an informal money-saving seminar at Panera Bread in Ithaca. I will have a suggested donation for attending, as well as hot coffee or tea. RSVP here or on Facebook! This is my second money-saving seminar. So if you’ve been following me here, but […]

Tops Friendly Markets 02/08 02/14

Dont forget to have your Tops Bonus Card eCoupon click-to-card coupons loaded on your Bonus Card before you shop, and be sure to check out Coupons.com, RedPlum, SmartSource, and any others under my Printable Coupon Sources at the top of this page for additional savings. Be sure to read Tops Friendly Markets coupon policy as well! Here are the top deals at […]

Honest Weight Food Co-Op Feb. 4 Feb. 17

Co+Op Deals coupon matchups are here. Dont forget to check out my printable coupon sources at the top of the page for additional savings. Check with your Co+Op stores service desk for their coupon policy if available. If there is no written coupon policy at your store, be sure to read the fine print on […]

The Hungry Hollow Co-Op Feb. 4 Feb. 17

Co+Op Deals coupon matchups are here. Dont forget to check out my printable coupon sources at the top of the page for additional savings. Check with your Co+Op stores service desk for their coupon policy if available. If there is no written coupon policy at your store, be sure to read the fine print on […]

CVS Feb 8 Feb 14

Make sure you read the CVS/pharmacy coupon policy, and check out Coupons.com, RedPlum, SmartSource, and any others under my Printable Coupon Sources at the top of this page for additional savings. Also, CVS has a store coupon machine at the front of the store, and dont forget to send CVS coupons to your ExtraCare card before you shop. Here are the […]

Price Chopper Feb 8 Feb 14

Price Chopper doubles manufacturer coupons with a face value of up to $0.99, and has great sales every week. Dont forget to check out Coupons.com, Savings.com, and my Printable Coupon Sources tab at the top of the page for more savings before you shop. Here are the top deals at Price Chopper this week: Canned […]

Rite Aid Feb 8 -14

Make sure you read Rite Aids coupon policy before shopping. Also, be sure to check out Rite Aids store coupon site for video values savings, load-to-card coupons, and more, in addition to Coupons.com, RedPlum, SmartSource, and any others under my Printable Coupon Sources at the top of this page for additional savings. Here are the top deals at Rite Aid: Prices and sales […]

Target Feb 8 14

Be sure to read the Target coupon policy, and also check out Coupons.com, RedPlum, SmartSource, and any others under my Printable Coupon Sources at the top of this page for additional savings. Here are the best deals at Target this week: Bread & Bakery Market Pantry Bread $0.99 $0.25/1 Bread JingIt Rebate $1.00/1 Bread, Whole, Sliced, Bagged or Fresh-Baked; May […]

Geocaching with Kids: Keeping them Busy, Any Time, Any Where

I had heard about geocaching from a few friends before I had a smart phone.  The idea was intriguing, and thought it would be a good activity when my kids got a little older.  Then one day, we were in the park and one of my kids came up to me convinced he had found […]

PC Fresh coupon matchups, 5/26/2013

P C Fresh coupon matchups are here. A few good deals on summer favorites with Memorial Day coming up. Dont forget my printable coupon sources tab under Couponing at the top of the page for additional savings. If you head to P C this weekend, pick up the sale flyer when you first walk in […]

PC Fresh coupon matchups, 10/13/2013:

PC Fresh coupon matchups are here for this week. You dont need a member card to get savings, and they double MQs up to $0.99 like Tops and Wegmans. That being said, here are the best deals this week: Meat/Poultry/Seafood: Boneless pork loin chops, BOGO Homestyle roasting chickens, $0.88/lb Chicken drumsticks or thighs, $1.39/lb Dairy/Fridge/Frozen: […]

This just in: P C deals this week:

From one of my readers on my Facebook page: FYI: P&C has some screaming deals on baking essentials this week. They are all out of the fliers with coupons, but they have photocopied coupons at the front desk. 88 cent eggs. $1.50 butter, $1.50 flour & sugar, $4.50 for large Folgers cans and many more […]

PC Fresh coupon matchups, 1/5/2014

PC Fresh coupon matchups and best deals are here for the week. Dont forget to check my printable coupon sources under the Couponing tab at the top of the page for additional savings before you shop. PC Fresh doubles MQs up to $0.99, and combines store coupons with MQs, and accepts competitor coupons (see coupon […]

Rosamond Gifford Zoo $1.00 admission on Monday, July 14th!

This Monday, in honor of the Rosamond Gifford Zoos 100th anniversary, enjoy the park for only $1.00 per person! Children under 2 years of age are always free. There will be amazing activities, opportunities to donate, and raffle tickets. Were always looking for something to do on a Monday, so I hope to see you […]

Tops coupon matchups, 6/2/2013

Tops coupon matchups and best deals for the week are here!  This week, the ad features Tops Dollar Doublers (click for printable source – thanks, I am That Lady! I couldnt find the printable source!). Tops limits the use to four per transaction, $20 minimum purchase. I will feature the best deals I can find with the […]

Walmart Coupon Matchups

Walmart is a great place to save money.  Not only do they accept coupons, but they also have an ad-match guarantee where they match prices for identical products at other stores. Click here for Walmarts full coupon policy.

Greenstar Co-Op Natural Foods Market: Posted on July 25, 2014

Co+Op Deals coupon matchups are here. Dont forget to check out my printable coupon sources at the top of the page for additional savings. Check with your Co+Op stores service desk for their coupon policy. There is no written coupon policy at our local store, so just be sure to read the fine print on […]

New Promo Code for 15% Local Deals on Groupon!

For today only, use promo code LOCAL15 to get 15% off local deals on Groupon! This offer excludes the $10 Starbucks deal for $5.00, but here are a few others that you can use it on: This Groupon for $10 for $20 at Sears.  After promo code you would only be spending $8.50.  Looking for […]

BJs Wholesale Club BJs Wholesale Club Dec. 1 Dec. 31

BJs Wholesale Club accepts manufacturer coupons in addition to store coupons and clipless coupon deals.  If purchasing a multi-pack item, you can use multiple coupons for the product.  For example, a 3-pack package of toothpaste can be purchased with (3) $0.50/1 manufacturer coupons, stacked with any applicable store coupon, and a BJs clipless coupon if […]

Honest Weight Food Co-Op:

Co+Op Deals coupon matchups are here. Dont forget to check out my printable coupon sources at the top of the page for additional savings. Check with your Co+Op stores service desk for their coupon policy if available. If there is no written coupon policy at your store, be sure to read the fine print on […]

Dyson AM05 Hot+Cool Fan Heater on sale for $149.99:

What a perfect appliance for the Ithaca spring weather its a cooling, and heating device in one, and is now on sale for over 60% off retail value. This Dyson AM05 fan heater is factory reconditioned, which is guaranteed by Dyson: 180-day parts and labor warranty: All factory-reconditioned Dyson machines undergo a lengthy and rigorous […]

D.I.Y. Trial-Size Laundry Soap:

There are few frugal projects on Pinterest that actually fit my standards of frugal.  You can scour the site for homemade recipes for household cleaners or other products.  The most common is homemade laundry soap.  Many of the recipes you will find are for over 5 gallons of the product! What if you dont end […]

Make Your Own Peanut Butter Protein Shake Mix!

Fitness has always been important to me.  And so are my kids.  It is exhausting to try and keep up with them and get out the door for a run.  When Im moving, I dont want to stop, but when I crash, I crash hard.  And nutrition?  Thats an uphill battle.  In all honestly, I […]

New promo code for Restaurant.com = $6.00 for $25 at AGAVA!

So earlier I posted about the $25 gift certificates to AGAVA for $10, remember?  Well, its still available!  Enter promo code: HAPPY at check out and get 40% off!  Thats right!  Just $6.00 for $25 to spend there are many other gift certificates to check out there, too.

CVS coupon matchups

Make sure you read the CVS/pharmacy coupon policy, and check out Coupons.com, RedPlum, SmartSource, and any others under my Printable Coupon Sources at the top of this page for additional savings. Also, CVS has a store coupon machine at the front of the store, and dont forget to send CVS coupons to your ExtraCare card […]

Wegmans

If you dont already have a Wegmans Shoppers Club Card, be sure to sign up at the service desk new customers receive a new reusable shopping bag, and a coupon for FREE Wegmans Basting Oil! Also, check near the pharmacy for seasonal savings booklets, and in Natures Marketplace for their free magazine, which is a […]

Make Your Own. Kinetic Sand!

We just pulled our box out today, January 12th, 2015, and its been roughly three months since we first made our batch.  It was only a little bit dry, so I decided to add a bit more water and cornstarch, and its back to new. So, how to make kinetic sand and what is better […]