I have posted a few blogs on saving money with coupons and sales. I wanted to give you some results of all of my efforts. Starting the last 2 weeks of July we had several things that happened that put us under financial stress. My son and I have both been sick and I have had to miss a lot of work. My family has been living off of the stockpile I obtained with coupons. We have only had to buy main staples such as bread, sugar, eggs, milk, etc. For 2 months I have not purchased the…Continue
A wonderful topic my toes! It will be 3 weeks ago on Monday that I hurt my toe- I know that must seem so insignificant- a hurt toe. I was walking my dog and he wouldn't stop pulling so I thought it was a fantastic idea to kick him. He had completely ignored my fussing and yanking back, but he sure didn't miss my foot coming his way because he jumped around and the blow intended for his rear landed in his shoulder bone. That good solid bone was kind enough to flip my toe nail backwards…Continue
Starting today through New Years there are a lot of clearence sales going on that you don't even need a coupon for. Everyone knows Christmas decor and gift sets are on sale but did you know there are some every day items on sale too? A quick trip to walmart today got me cake mix and frosting for 75 cents each because they were in holiday boxes. Red & green chocolate chips were half price. Saran wrap with holiday prints as well as aluminum baking pans with prints are on sale. I…Continue
I don't know if anyone coupons here but I was so happy with my weekend purchases, I wanted to share. There are 32 disposable razors, 4 mens razors with 2 refill cartridges each, 2 16oz Axe bodywash, and 12 pairs of socks for a total of $84.23 before coupons $9.35 after coupons. I thank God He helped me learn how to do this because it has certainly helped us through hard times. At these prices, you can afford to donate! The socks came from Goody's, everything else came from…Continue
Yesterday was an interesting day to say the least. My husband and I were able to go shopping alone for the first time I can remember in years. It was nice to have that alone time as well as not having to drag frustrated tired kids along. Here are some of the things we saw...
We were in a store near the entrance and we heard a loud "LABP LABP LABP" in a exaggeratedly deep child voice. We looked out the door just in time to see a child hopping from one side to the other on alternating…Continue