Monthly Archives: July 2009

Fun Offers and Coupons:Chevy’s, Walgreens, and free LeapFrog book.

Chevy’s Fresh Mex- $5 off $20 Coupon Go HERE to find a coupon that is good for $5 off your total purchase of $20 of more.  Coupon good through 8-22-09 Chevy’s is one of our favorite restaurants and I am really excited about this coupon. Thanks Money Saving Mom! …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 15% off Coupon for WALGREENS. …

Where I splurge and where I save with COSMETICS.

I am pretty sure I was always a grown up at heart.  I remember spending much of my babysitting money at the Clinique counter.  I knew all the new shadow colors, which had been discontinued, and what foundation I thought I might like to try next.   I have always been pretty frugal, but at that…

Way Back When-esday

Cheryl at Twinfatuation asks, “What memories make your mid-week wonderful?” As I was looking through my older pictures I found these gems from the babies first trip to the beach (age 6ish mo).  It was on this trip we discovered our favorite beach access.  It has a little nicely paved driveway and you can drive…

Free lately. I think my mailman hates me.

I gave my mailman some homemade chocolate covered pretzels for Christmas. Do you think that makes up for all this stuff he has to lug around for me? No, I didn’t think so either. Here are a couple pictures of some of the things I have received lately (some more recently than others). I received…

Order your FREE book from “Read It First”

Here is a fun offer for a free book.  You can follow THIS link to to select your book.  This offer is from Random House and is apart of their “Read It First” program. They want to get these new books into readers hands and encourage you to pass it on after you are finished…

Take it from me. You should ALWAYS carry your coupons.

I have been fairly absent lately.  Sorry.  Absent for good reasons though!  After a wonderful weekend celebrating the 4th of July and a few days of preparations, my husband (of 5 years) took me to Seattle for our anniversary.  We stayed at the Westin on the 45th floor and had an amazing view.  We could…

Free Right@Home Gift Pack-Ziploc

Its time for another Right@Home gift pack!  They are giving 10,000 away (which might go quickly). This time it contains one box of sandwich bags and one Twist N’ Lock container.  To be eligible you must not have received one of their gift packs within the past 180 days and also must be a member…

Couponing 101 Part 1: How to Build Your Stash

I have been asked quite a few times where I get my coupons from. Having a good stash of coupons is half the battle when it comes to saving your family money. There are a few different types of coupons and many places to get them. I will outline the main ways I get my…

Red White and Blue……Old and New

It is so fun to be able to compare what they looked like at the same time last year during different holidays.  We went to the beach for the day on the 3rd, went to a BBQ with friends on the 4th, and a quick trip to Portland on the 5th.  We hung out with…

Free Veggie Tales DVD (with 2.99 shipping)

Do your kiddos like Veggie Tales (better known as “Beggie Tales” in many families)?  Here is a really great offer to get one of the three  DVD’s listed below for free, when you pay $2.99 shipping after signing up for their newsletter.  We don’t buy many DVD’s for our kiddos so I am really excited…