Sunday, May 31, 2009

CVS Weekly ECB Deals 5/31-6/6

Not much going on at CVS this week. Go here, to Southern Savers, to see all the deals. I will probably do the paper products and suncare deals she has at the bottom of the page. I will post them later today.

Friday, May 29, 2009

Sunblock Printable Coupons

Go here for some great sunblock printable coupons. $2/1 Banana Boat, $2/1 Hawaiian Tropic, and $2/1 Aveeno sunblock. I couldn't get the $3/1 Coppertone to print, but maybe you can. Remember to click the back button a few times after the coupons print and you can print 2 of each.

Free Burt's Bees Lip Balm

Burt's Bees is giving away 1,000 lip balms every day through 6/20, to celebrate its 25th Birthday. Check out there site everyday between 9 a.m. and noon ET for your chance to register. The time doesn't automatically start at 9 a.m. The site says it randomly starts anytime between 9 - 12, so you have to check back often.

Free Lip Item with Any Purchase at Bath & Body Works

If you are headed out shopping tomorrow, print out this coupon for a FREE lip item (up to $12 value) with any purchase. Coupon expires 5/31.

Free Ice Cream at Walmart on Saturday

Go to Walmart tomorrow from 11am to 4 pm and get your choice of a free sample of either Dibs Snacks, Blue Bunny Aspen Frozen Yogurt Granola Bar, or Ben & Jerry's Flipped Out Cup. I know the Winder and Monroe Walmart are participating, go here if you want to check on another location.

Free Chocolate

Don't forget to go here every Friday morning and register for your free candy bar!See this post for more details.

Saturday, May 23, 2009

CVS deals 5/24-5/30

Go to one of my favorite blogs for this weeks CVS deals.

Saturday Shopping

I didn't plan very well this trip and went $4.58 over budget, but still pretty happy with all I got for $74.58.
I spent $40.35 at Publix. I saved $92.45. ($33.92 in coupons, $4.80 from Publix doubling coupons, and $53.73 in sales).
Helluva Good! Dips X 4 = FREE (bogo $2.00, used 4 .$.50 coupons doubled)
Kraft Cheese Singles X 2 = $.79 each
Contessa bagged Shrimp x 2 = $2.64 each
Kraft Mayo X 1= $1.44
Kraft Salad dsg X 4 = FREE (bogo $2.99, used 4 $1.50 coupons)
Kraft BBQ sauce X 4 = FREE (bogo $1.49, used 4 $1.00 coupons)
A.1 Steak sauce X 4 = FREE (bogo $3.99, used 4 $2.00 coupons)
Kellogg's Pop Tarts X 4= $.69 each
Mueller's Pasta X 3= $.31 each
Ragu Pasta Sauce X 1 = $.49
Betty Crocker Brownie Mix X 2 = $.79 each
Wheat Thins X 2 = $.88 each
Dixie Plates X 4 = $.50 each
Publix Sweet Tea gallon X 1 = $1.20
Sweet corn X 4 = $1.00
Vine Ripened Tomatoes X 3 = $1.29
Cucumber X 2= $1.00
Publix light bulbs X 4 = $.85 each
Eggo Waffles X 4 = $.64 each
Canteloupe X 1 = $2.00
Publix Hot Dog buns X 1 = $.99
I spent $34.23 at Ingles, and saved $40.67. ($15.25 in coupons, $1.25 in double coupons, and $24.17 in sales.
Oscar Meyer Hot Dogs X 2 = $.95 each
Crystal Light Drink Mix X 6 = $.64 each
Seedless Watermelon = $3.98
Crunch 'N Munch X 2 = $.50 each
Dukes Mayo X 1 = $1.00
Velveeta Shells and Cheese X 4 =$.67 each
Hunts Ketchup X 2 = $.60 each
Ingles 24 pack water X 1 = $2.78
Jello pudding X 6 = $.33 each
Honeysuckle ground turkey 1 lb X 2 = $2.58 each
Nursery Water= $1.23
Dial soap refill X 1 = $1.48
Tuna X 2 = $.88
I would love to do even better with my budget, but am not quite there yet. Check out Money Saving Mom's $31.00 saturday shopping trip for some more inspiration.

Friday, May 22, 2009

$3 ThermaCare printable coupon

My husband just came running into the playroom wanting me to print out this $3 ThermaCare coupon he saw on t.v. He uses the heat wraps all the time for back pain. Go here for you free coupon.

There will be no Coupon Inserts in this Sundays paper

On holidays they usually don't have coupon inserts in the Sunday paper, so they will be taking off for Memorial Day. Next week, May 31, they will have the Smart Source and RedPlum.

Publix Weekly deals- 5/20-5/26

Check out some awesome deals at Publix this week at one of my favorite blogs, Southern Savers.

Free Candy Bar

Don't forget to go here every Friday morning and register for your free candy bar!
See this post for more details.

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Last week's $55.00 shopping trip.

O.K. I know I am a week late, but I have had a lot going on this week. I am planning on doing this week's shopping trip tomorrow night.

Publix- $28.37, (plus water and Taco Bell shells from Ingles $5.13)

CVS-$.98 out of pocket, used $8.00 in ECB's and earned $13.00 in ECB's (profit of $4.02)
--The Bayer Contour meters were on sale for $14.99, earn $5.00 in ECB's. I used 2 $30.00 coupons, adjusted down to $14.99, got them both FREE and earned $10.00 in ECB's for both.
--The Skippy and Ragu were 3 for $5.00, and when you spend $10.00 you get back $3.00 in ECB's. I used 3 $.40 coupons on the Skippy and 3 $.30 coupons on the Ragu. After coupons and ECB's I paid $.86 each.
--The Dove soap was $1.00.
Can't find my receipt for this but the total should have been around $20.00.
Tide $7.49
V8 Fusion on sale for $3.00, used 2 $2.00 coupons= $2.00 for both
Mozzarella shredded cheese- $1.78
Can't remember exactly the block cheese and the Quaker oats bars.

FREE Coldplay album

Go here and download Coldplay's latest album.
Thanks Frugal Coupon Living

It's still not too late to get this weeks Publix deals.

Publix Penny Item 5/17 and 5/18 is Publix Glass Cleaner.

CVS ECB Deals week of 5/17/09 - 5/23/09

Not really any thing great happening at CVS this week, but go here to one of my favorite sites for all the deals.
The only freebie is:
$2 ECB wyb (2) Right Guard or Dry Idea Deodorant $2.50 ea Limit 3
-$1/2 Right Guard, Dry Idea, or Soft & Dri products, SS 5/17
-$1 off Right Guard, Dry Idea or Soft & Dri, SS 4/19
-$2 off Dry Idea printable
**Deal Idea**
Buy: (2) Dry Idea Roll On $2.50 ea
Use: (2) -$2 off printables
Total Due: $1
Get Back $2 ECB, you make $1

Free Hawaiian Tropic After Sun Body Butter

Go here for your free sample of Hawaiian Tropic After Sun Body Butter or Body Lotion SPF 15.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Awesome template to use while grocery shopping

I found this on Moneywise Moms site. It is an awesome template by OrgJunkie to use when you go grocery shopping. I always try to list my like items together, but this will make it so much easier. Can't wait to use it next week.

FREE M&M Mars chocolate every Friday

Go here every Friday morning at 9:00AM through September, and the first 250,000 people will get a coupon for a free candy bar-M&M'S®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, 3 MUSKETEERS®, MILKY WAY® and DOVE®. You can get one coupon per week. A pretty sweet deal!

Get some great Kraft coupons

Sign up at and get up to $50 in great coupons. I love this site. I get their e-newsletter and their quarterly magazine in the mail with great recipes.

Free down-loadable Jennie-O recipe book

Go here for your free recipe e-book.

Here are the best CVS deals for the week of May 10-16, 2009

Go to Money Saving Mom for this week's best CVS deals.

$1.50/1 Kashi GoLean Waffles coupon

Go here for a $1.50/1 coupon for Kashi GoLean waffles. Click Print a Coupon in the top right hand corner. After you print the first one, hit the back arrow a few times and you can print it a second time.

Mambo Sprouts free organic coupon book

If you're trying to eat more organic foods, go here for a free Mambo Sprouts coupon book!