Saturday, May 15, 2010

In Need of Batteries?

** I am hearing this deal may not work because of price match policy changes... SORRY!**

We sure are! We have a few things around here that have not gotten played with because I have been waiting for a good battery deal. It looks like starting tomorrow my wait is over!

Thanks to Couponing for 4 for the following information:

Starting tomorrow (5/16), Walgreens will have Energizer batteries 4 pk AAA, AA, 2 pk C, D, and 9-volt 1 pk on sale for $2.99. Grab your Walgreens ad and take it over to Target (where they price-match) for an even better deal!

Energizer Batteries $2.99
Use $1 from 5/2 SS
Use $1 Target printable
Final Price: $.99 each!

Another $3/1 Huggies Coupon!

Hurry and go HERE to print another $3/1 Huggies coupon!

There is a $3/1 Huggies coupon for little movers or a $3/1 for Snug and Dry!

Dillons: FREEBIES!

Here a few FREEBIES to be had at Dillons (these prices are good until Tuesday)

Use .50/1 from recent inserts or Print .55/1 here
**Catalina offer: Buy 4 and get a $4 catalina good toward your next purchase**

Final Price= FREE when you buy 4 (thanks Blaire!)

Betty Crocker Suddenly Salads=.99/1
Print .40/1 HERE
load .35/1 here

Final Price= .15 overage!

Friday, May 14, 2010

$3 Huggies Coupon!

From their Face book page:

You spoke and Huggies® listened! We love our fans and know how much you appreciate coupons, & that’s why we’re sharing a $3 off coupon valid for Little Movers or Little Snugglers diapers! Note: While we welcome & encourage all of you to join our community (we love Huggies parents!), you do not have to be a fan to redeem this coupon. GO HERE

Thursday, May 13, 2010


Our Topeka Chick-Fil-A is running a Thursday night special. Buy 1 adult meal get a kids' meal FREE! If you happen to have the BIGI sandwhich coupons from the back of your Hy-Vee reciept you can get a GREAT deal!

This deal is running from 5p.m.-7p.m this evening.

If you don't live in Topeka be sure to check with your local Chick-Fil-a about other weekly specials they might run!


I won't be around much today because I will be over at my garage sale! Come on by :)

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Wednesday, May 12, 2010


According to the Rachael Ray show, Suave will be giving away 100,000 bottles of Suave Professionals Shampoo tomorrow, 5/13. This will most likely be a freebie coupon mailed to your house.

I don't know what time this starts:(

Garage Sale!

I am a huge advocate of shopping at garage sales in the spirit of saving money! You can find quality kids and even adult clothing that is gently used and meet your needs.

Since I belive in garage sales so much, I am of course having one of my own. Three of my friends and I have teamed up to have a multi-family sale!

We will be selling BRAND NEW name-brand cosmetics, health/beauty items, medicine, etc.
Almost all items will be only $1! Some brands include Colgate and Crest toothpaste, Cover Girl makeup, Softsoap/St. Ives/Olay body wash, Garnier/Infusium/Aussie shampoo, every kind of medicine, baby products and much more!

We will also be selling quality name-brand men's and women's clothing (J. Crew, Eddie Bauer, Talbots, Gap, The Limited, Express) along with maternity clothing. There will also be kids clothing 0-5t up for sale!

Other items include:
Palm Pilot and other techno stuff
Baby gear: glider, baby bath tub, play mat, stroller/carseat combo, sit n stand stroller, etc.
Toys, games, books, cds and movies
Household items and d├ęcor

Priced hot to sell! Most items are .25 - $1, but worth much more!

Date: Thursday, May 13th
Time: 7:00 am - until product is gone!
Location: 2230 SW Prairie Road (near 21st and Fairlawn Road)

If you want something specific get there early!

Apple Market 5/12-5/18

Here are the best prices I see. My goal is to find the BEST deals possible. I do that by comparing prices to the Aldi price because I believe that if you can beat the Aldi price or come close you know you are getting a GREAT DEAL!

Weekly Deals:
Pilgram's Pride all natural whole chicken fryers=$.78/lb.

Select Malto Meal or Post cereal=$2/1

Coke 2-liters (select varieties) =$1

Charmin 12 big roll of bath tissue=$4.88/1
Needs to be 488 sq ft to be a good deal

Bounty 8 pack paper towels=$4.88/1
Use .25/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price=$4.38 or only .55/roll

Best Choice canned fruit=$1

Best Choice (24 oz) apple sauce=$1

Best Choice snack crackers=$1
Beats Aldi price of $1.29/1

Best Choice taco or tostado shells=$1
Same as Aldi price

Jack's Frozen Pizza=$2.50/1
Use .55/1 from 5/2 inserts
Final Price=$1.95/1

Best Choice ice cream (1/2 gallon)=$2/1
Same as Aldi brand price

Best Choice Whole Wheat Pasta=$1
Same as Aldi brand price

Fresh Pork Steaks=$1.99/lb.

10/$10 Sale: Everything listed below is $1.00 unless noted!

Farmland Hot Dogs
Use .50/1 or $1/1 coupons from the farmland flyer
Final Price= FREE!

Westpac frozen vegetables=$1
Aldi brand price is .95/1

Totinos Pizza Rolls (15 ct) =$1

Tony's individual pizza or pouches=$1

Best Choice Yogurt=$.50/individual cup

Colgate Toothpaste=$1

Banquet Pot Pies=$.50/1

Hunt's Ketchup (24 oz.)=$1
Aldi price for 36 oz=$1.19

Cheese Nips=$1
Awesome price and beats Aldi off brand price of $1.29/1!


Green Giant Baby Carrots (lb. bag)=$1
Same as Aldi price

Texas yellow onions=$1/lb.

Roma Tomatoes=$1/lb.

Sweet Corn=2/$1

Sweet Fresh Pineapple=$2.99

Green Bell Peppers=$.79/1

Red Seedless Grapes=$1.28/lb.
Beats Aldi regular price of $1.80/lb.

Whole Seedless Watermelon=$3.98/1

Be sure to check out the BeCentsAble Grocery Store by state list here if you are looking for another store!

Hy-Vee 5/12-5/18

*Note: Hy-vee in Topeka WILL be doubling coupons on Tuesday's in May!*

Below are the best items I see for the week. My goal here is to get you the best price possible! I compare prices to Aldi because I believe if you can beat or come close to the Aldi price you are getting a GREAT DEAL! That being said I don't post everything in the ad, just the stuff that is a good deal.

Weekly Deals:

Cottonelle Bathroom Tissue (12 ct. double roll)=$5.00

Needs to be 500 sq ft to be a good deal

Hy-Vee 100% Natural Fresh Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast=$1.88/lb.
Most bagged frozen chicken is $1.99/lb. so this is a good deal!

Dubuque Plumper Franks=$.99/1

Betty Crocker Fudge Brownies=$1.00/1

Aldi price for their brand of brownies is .79/1

Nature's Pride Oven Classics Bread=B1G1 Free

K.C. Masterpiece BBQ sauce=.98/1
Use $1/1 from 3/14 SS (expries 5/15)
Final Price=FREE!

Hidden Valley Ranch or light=$2.50/1
Use $2/1 from 3/14 SS (expires 5/15)
Final Price=$.50

Kellog's Cereal=2/$5
Print $1/2 Kellog's
Print $1.50/2 Kellog's
Use $1/2 from 4/11 RP

Suave Shampoo or Conditioner=$.88

Hormel Black Label Bacon=$2.50/1
Same as most stores off brand price

General Mills Cereal (selected varieties=$2.48/1
Use $1/2 5/2 SS
Use .55/1 Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch or Lucky Charms cereal
Final Price varies (wait until Tuesday in Topeka for a better deal)

C&H Cane Sugar (4 lb.)=$1.99/1
Use .40/1 printable coupon
Final Price=$1.59/1 (wait until Tuesday in Topeka to get this for only $1.19/1)
Aldi off brand sugar (5lb.) bag is around $2.50

Post Cereal=$1.99/1
Aldi off brand cereal starts at $1.69

Arm and Hammer 2x liquid laundry detergent=$2.99

Schick Hydro 5 Blade Raz
Use $5/1 from 5/9 SS
Final Price=$1.97

Dannon Individual Yogurts=.30/1

Use $1/10 from 4/11 SS
Final Price=.20/1 (beats Aldi brand price of .44/1)

Dixie Plates, cups or napkins=$2

Copy Paper (500 ct)=$3.00

Midwest Country Fair paper towels (8 ct)=$3

Kool-aid =$.10/pack

Hy-Vee Brand Mayo or Whip = $1.99/1
Aldi brand price is around $1.67

Hy-Vee brand noodles = .79/1
Beats Aldi price of .99/1

Use $1/1 Ziners variety from 5/9 SS
Final Price = $.99/1

Hy-Vee brand cooking Spray= $1.50/1
Aldi price is only $1.29/1

Dole Classic iceberg or slaw=.99/1
Use $1/2 coupon from Apple Market Flyer
Final Price- $.50/1

Jimmy Dean Bacon =$2/1
Beats most off brand prices of $2.50/1

Hy-Vee frozen sliced strawberries (24 oz) = $2.49/1


Sweet Corn=4/$1

Red Ripe Seedless Watermelon=$3.97

Driscoll's Strawberries= $3.48/2lb. pkg or only $1.74/lb.

Mangos= 3/$2 or only .67/each (lowest price I have seen this season)

Grimmway Farms microwaveable Petite Carrots (12 oz pkg.)-$1.28/1

Dole Bananas= $.44/1lb.
Aldi regular price for bananas=.39/lb.

Remember the best way to support this blog besides your readership is to continue printing your coupons here! If you would like to see deals at other grocery stores be sure to visit the BeCentsAble Grocery Gathering here!

Dillons 5/12-5/18

Here are the best deals I see for the week. I only post the items that I think are a good deal and I determine this by considering the Aldi price.

For questions regarding Dillons or if you don't understand some of the terms I use then please read the Dillons FAQ page HERE! If you still have questions please email me and I would be happy to answer!!!

All prices posted assume the coupon has doubled and I use this site here in compiling the coupon dates. All other information, such as Aldi's price, is from my memory bank:)

YoPlait individual Yogurts - $.44/1

Use $0.40/6 from 4/18 or 4/25 SS insert
Final Price - $.31/1
Catalina Alert: There is a possible $2 catalina back when you buy 20... do at your own risk because Dillons seems to pull this catalina when Yoplait goes on sale.

Dannon Light and Fit individual yogurts - $.44/1
Use $1/10 from 4/11 SS
Final Price - $.34/1
Beats Alid individual price of $.44/1

General Mills Cereal (8.9-12.8 oz)- $1.97
Use $1/2 from 5/2 SS insert
Print .55/1 Cheerios
Print .55/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch
Print .55/1 Lucky Charms

Final Price - $.97-$1.47

Kellogg's Cereal: Rice Krispies 12 oz, Frosted Flakes 17 oz, Raisin Bran 20 oz, Froot Loops 12.2 oz or Apple Jacks 12.2 oz Select Varieties - $1.97
Print $1/2 Kellog's
Print $1.50/2 Kellog's
Use $1/2 from 4/11 RP
Final Price- as low as $1.22

USDA Choice Boneless Chuck or Arm Roast or Steak - Buy One Get One Free with PSA starting at 4.19-4.39/lb.

Coke and 7-up 2-liters - $1.00

Blue Bonnet Margarine Sticks (1 lb.) - $.59
Same as Aldi price

Kroger Butter Sticks (1lb.) - $1.88
Check for coupons in your Dillon's mailers!
Beats Aldi price of $1.99

Kroger Cottage Cheese (24 oz) - $1.88
Beats Aldi price of $1.99 and higher

Lean Cuisine Entrees - $2
Use $1/4 Lean Cuisine Entrees, any (IE) or Printable (FF)
Final Price- $1.75/1

Kroger Cheese (16 oz) Bars and Shreds - $2.77
That is only $1.39/8oz... beats Aldi usual price of $1.50/8 oz.

Pepsi 2-liters - $1.25/1
Buy 4 and Get 2 FREE in- store promotion
Final Price- $.84/1

Betty Crocker Suddenly Salads - $.99/1
Print $.40/1 here and here
Final Price- $.20/1

Dillons Potato Salads (14-16 oz)- $1

Van Camp's Pork and Beans - $.59/1

Cheetos - $1.98/1
Use $1/1 Mighty Zingers variety from 5/9 SS
Final Price - $.98/1

Rold Gold Pretzels - $1.98/1
Use $1/1 Rold Gold or Sun Chips from 5/2 SS
Final Price - $.98/1

Kroger Potatoes (5lb.) - $2.00

Delmonte Jumbo Pineapples = $2.99

Fresh Sweet Corn - 5 ears/$2

Vidalia Sweet Onions- $1.29/lb.

Red Seedless Grapes=$1.29/lb.
Beats the regular Aldi price of $1.80/lb.

P&G Promotions: Buy any 4 participating products get $4 off your total instantly. Prices below reflect $1 per item discount

Bounce Fabric Softener (100-200 ct sheets) – $3.99
Use $0.25/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $3.49

Downy Fabric Softener (41-60 oz) – $3.99/ea
Use $1/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $2.99

Tide Laundry Detergent (50 oz Liquid, 70 oz Powder) – $4.99/ea
Use $1/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $3.99

Charmin Bath Tissue (12 big rolls) – $5.99/ea
Use $0.25/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $5.49 (needs to be 549 sq ft to be a good deal)

Cascade Dishwasher Detergent (60 pacs) – $8.99/ea
Use $0.25/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $8.49

Herbal Essences Shampoo, Conditioner or Styler – $1.99

Aussie Shampoo, Conditioner or Styler – $1.99

CoverGirl – 25% off
Use $1/1 from 5/2 P&G
Use $2.50/2 from 5/2 P&G


Olay Soap or Body Wash (6 bars or 8-23 oz) – $4.99
Use $1/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $3.99

Olay Quench Body Lotion – $4.99
Use $1/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $3.99

Crest Premium Toothpaste – $1.49
Use $0.75/1 Crest Toothpaste 4 oz+ 5/2/2010 P&G Insert (exp 5/31/2010)
Final Price = $.49

Always Infinity Pads (26-45 ct) – $5.99/ea
Use $1/1 Always Infinity 14 ct+ 5/2/2010 P&G Insert (exp 5/31/2010)
Final Price = $4.99/ea

Tampax Pearl Tampons (36-54 ct) – $4.49
Use $2/1 Tampax Pearl or Compak Pearl from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $2.49

Pampers Diapers or Easy Ups Training Pants (sizes 1-8, 16-50 ct) – $7.99
Use $1.50/1 Pampers from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $6.49

Venus Breeze or Embrace Razors – $5.49
Use $2/1 from 5/2 P&G
Final Price = $3.49

**Don't forget to load the NEW round of Cellfire coupons HERE!**

Please let me know if you catch something I missed by emailing me or leaving a comment!

If you don't live in this region or are looking for an ad for another store I hope you visit The Grocery Gathering or found here or Money Saving's Mom list here.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Dillons: i-wireless phones

A marketing rep from Dillons/Kroger has contacted me and asked me to share this deal with you. From what I understand you can earn free minutes on a cell phone just by shopping at Dillons/Kroger stores! See all details below.

About Kroger/Dillons i-wireless:
i-wireless is a national wireless service provider exclusively sold in over 2,200 retail locations within the Kroger family of stores across 31 states. In addition to enjoying great in-store savings, i-wireless customers that shop at the Kroger family of stores can earn FREE MINUTES rewards on their i-wireless phone when they use their Shopper's card or Rewards card on qualifying purchases. i-wireless provides reliable and affordable wireless service using the Nationwide Sprint Network.

For a limited time only you can get this deal:

New Kroger i-wireless Customers Can Earn Double FREE MINUTES Rewards Just For Shopping

WHY: For a limited time only, new Kroger i-wireless customers can earn Double FREE MINUTES on their i-wireless phone. Any new customer that activates an i-wireless phone now through July 17, 2010 will receive Double FREE MINUTES for the first 60 days of service. Kroger i-wireless is the only mobile phone provider to reward customers with free airtime when they shop at participating Kroger-owned stores.

WHAT: Each time you spend $100 in-store for the first 60 days after you activate your phone, you’ll earn a FREE MINUTES reward that is twice its normal value. Subscribe to a pay-as-you-go or monthly rate plan and use your Shopper’s card, Rewards card or Alternate ID when you shop and for every $100 you spend in-store, you’ll earn 40 FREE MINUTES (normally 20) of airtime on your i-wireless phone. You can use your rewards to talk, text or download content to your phone. The more you shop the more FREE MINUTES rewards you’ll earn!

Subscribe to our Unlimited Talk or Unlimited Talk and Text plan and we’ll automatically deduct $10 off your monthly service plan fee when you register for the FREE MINUTES rewards program. In addition, you’ll receive a $2 credit (normally $1) to your account for every $100 you spend in-store.

Free Samples

Here are some great deodorant Samples. Thanks Mojo Savings!

Try a Free Sample of the new Dove Ultimate Care Beauty deodorant.

Snag a Free Sample of clinical strength Secret deodorant.

Hy-Vee Tuesday ONLY Deals

These deals are good at our Topeka Hy-Vee only for Tuesday May 11th

7-Up product 12 pakcs=$1.98/1 (this includes DP!)

Home Grown Asparaguas=$1.98/lb.

Hy-Vee 1.75 qt ice cream=$1.98/1

Minute Maid Orange Juice (96 oz)=$2.98

Wonder Smart White Fiber Loaf=$1.50/1

Caribou Large Coffee Coolers=$2.00

Chinese Express 1 entree meal=$3.99/1

All You Can Eat Salad Bar=$5

Chicken Dinner (2 piece) with sides=$2.99/1

Boneless Pork Loin Butterfly chops=.98/lb.

Gatorade 18 pk=$5.98/1

Our Topeka Hy-Vee will also double coupons Tuesday ONLY! Here are the best deals:

Betty Crocker Suddenly Salad -$1.00
Use .40/1 coupon here
Final Price= $.20

Chex Mix=$1.50/1
Use .50/1 coupon here
Final Price=$.50

Yoplait Yoplus or Fiber One Yogurt=$1.48/1
Use .50/1 from 3/21 SS
Final Price=$.48/1

Ronzoni Healthy Harvest or Smart Taste Pasta=$1.25
Use .75/1 from 4/11 SS
Final Price=$.25

Jack's Frozen Pizza=$2.50/1
Use .55/1 from this weekends inserts
Final Price=$1.50/1

Monday, May 10, 2010

QT: FREE Drink

Click here to get a FREE Soda from QT just for liking on Facebook! Coupon is valid tomorrow ONLY!

Thanks My Dallas Mommy!

New Coupons!

$1.50/1 Keebler Nut Crisps (these will make for very cheap or free when paired with a sale)

$1.50/1 Kiss My Face Product ( I hear this is a good coupon)

.50/1 Wacky Mac

$1.50/1 Little Swimmers

$1/2 Hefty One Zip

B1G1 La Creme

Dillons: Another Cover Girl Deal!

I had completely forgotten about the B1G1 Cover Girl coupons until I came across them in my coupon box the other day. I have no idea which insert they came out of. I do know they do not expire until 5/31. Here is how I put them to good use at Dillons this week:

Bought 2 CG Aqua Smoothers= at $6.37=$12.74
Bought 1 CG powder foundation = $6.34
Bought 1 CG Advanced radiance powder=$5.84


-$4 off my total for buying 4 participating P&G items
-$4/$20 beauty purchase Dillons coupon (came in my mailbox last week)
-$2.50/2 CG coupon from 5/2 P&G
-B1G1 CG coupon=-$6.37
-B1G1 CG coupon = -$6.34

New total= FREE + $1 overage!

This was such a blessing to me because I was completely out of the particular CG foundation I use! Once again, though, as I utter a small prayer for God to provide something so "trivial" he does:) Just in time too!

CVS: It is a GOOD week!

I haven't had much reason to get excited about CVS lately. This week, however, I did! There are some great deals and even a few money makers! Here is what I did:

1 Huggies jumbo pack of diapers= $8.49
1 Schick Hydro =$8.99
2 Right Guard= $2.99
2 Carefree liners=$2.00
1 U by Kotex=$4.99
1 Crest toothpaste=$3.50
1 Crest rinse=$3.50
1 Hawaiian Tropic sun screen (they make 15 spf and higher now... whohoo!)=$9.99

Total = $44.45

- $1.50/1 Huggies
-$5/1 Schick Hydro
-$3/2 Right Guard
- 2 $1/1 Carefree coupons
-$1/1 U by kotex MF and $1/1 CVS coupon
-$.75/1 Crest tooth paste
-$.75/1 Crest mouth wash
-$1/1 Hawaiian Tropic couponBold
New Total=28.45, and I got back 26EB! That is like only paying $2.45 for all of that!

To see all the info about these CVS deals visit here!

Dillons: FREE Cover Girl

This week Dillons is running a P&G promotion. Buy 4 participating products and get $4 off your total instantly. The Cover Girl items below are apart of this promotion.

Cover girl make-up sponges and powder pads are - $2.17 Cover Girl individual eye shadows - $2.24

Here is how to get these items FREE:

Buy 4 of the sponges and eye shadows= $8.68- $8.96
-$4 instant savings for buying 4 participating items
Use 2 $2.50/2 CG coupons from 5/2 P&G

Final Price= FREE + overage!

Dunkin Donuts: FREE Drink!

You can get a FREE Medium Beverage at Dunkin Donuts when you "like" them on Facebook and sign up for their Perks program.

You will be sent a coupon for a free medium beverage of your choice which includes any iced or hot coffee, tea or latte, hot chocolate or Coolata®. All cooler beverages are excluded. You will also get a beverage of your choice for your Birthday plus exclusive in-store and online offers.

Thanks Mojo Savings!

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Kodak: 20 FREE Announcements

Kodak Gallery

Kodak Gallery offering 20 FREE Birth Announcements no coupon necessary. These are 5x7 photo paper card sets (20 cards total).

Login or Sign Up with Kodak Gallery (50 FREE prints for new members)

Click on the "special offers" link on the main page

Make your announcements (one blogger made thinking of you cards instead of birth announcements)

Pay just $2.89 for shipping!

Dillons: FREE Reames

The Dillons at 21st and Fairlawn in Topeka has Reames Egg Noodles on manager special for only .99/1! Use .55/1 coupon to get these FREE!

The noodles were located on the bottom shelf in the freezer section toward the back of the store on the right side. Other Dillons stores may have theirs marked as well!