Tuesday, May 31, 2011

FREE Fekkai Hair Care Sample for Costco Members

Costco members can grab a FREE Fekkai hair care sample here. Completion of form required.

FRE Carmex Sample Sweepstakes

Every week, Carmex will give away 50 samples via this sweepstakes. You only need to enter your name once.

Here's what the site says... "Complete this form to enter our weekly drawing. Each week we draw 50 names and send samples to those people. Once you have entered your name will remain in the drawing so you only need to enter once. Entering the drawing does not guarantee that you will win and receive a sample."

FREE O.B. Tampon Sample w/Cute Carrying Case

Grab an O.B. tampons sample with a cute carrying case! Click here for details (registration required for sample).

BOUNTY $5 Every June Friday Coupon Giveaway

Every Friday this June, Bounty will give away $5 off ANY Bounty Product (wow imagine the possibilities not to mention FREEBIES!) for the first 5000 respondents! "Like" their page and read for details! They will even send you a reminder email to check back on their Facebook page every Friday!

1 coupon per household every 3 months. Please allow 4-6 weeks for shipping. US purchase only.

FREE Fiber Choice Sample for Costco Members

If you are a Costco member, grab a FREE Fiber Choice sample here

WALMART Shopping Trip, Always, Kotex, Cascade, Idahoan Potatoes, Fixodent = $5.90!

I went to Walmart yesterday to use many of my coupons that are expiring today! Make sure you use these coupons before the end of the day! If not, all the Proctor & Gamble ones will probably surface in the monthly Proctor & Gamble (P&G) Sunday paper insert so you can still do most if not all of this transaction coming Sunday when the June 2011 P&G insert arrives in your Sunday Paper!

Here's how you can buy 6 bags of Idaho potatoes, 1 box of Fixodent denture cleaning tablets (for my lovely granny), 3 bags of pantiliners from Always and U by Kotex, and 3 packages of Cascade Complete Dishwasher detergent ActionPacs for $5.90! 

  1. Buy SIX Idahoan Original Mashed Potatoes, make sure you grab the 2 oz one, .48 cents each
    1. Use TWO $.75 cents/3 Q from here (registration required)
  2. Buy ONE Box of Fixodent Antibacterial Denture Cleaner 36 tablets $3.47
    1. Use ONE $3/1 Q from P&G 5/1/11 x5/31/11 (expiring today!!!) - this is a high value Q for this product!
    2. Alternatively, if you need two boxes, you can use the B1G1F Q found in P&G 5/1/11 x 5/31/11 which would make it $3.47 for two boxes. Q expiring today!!!
  3. Buy THREE Trial Size packets of Cascade Complete (3 ActionPacs Count) .97 cents each
    1. Use THREE .25 cents/1 ANY Cascade Item (works with the trial size, expiring today, but this Q will probably reappear in the June 2011 P&G insert come Sunday)
    2. OR USE THREE .50 cents/1 ANY Cascade Item found in the Organize Your Home Coupon Booklet (Read my previous post for more information).
  4. Buy TWO Always Thin- 20 count Pantiliners, .93 cents each
    1. Use TWO .50 cents off Always Pads from P&G 5/1/11 x 5/31/11 (expiring today, but this Q will probably reappear again in the P&G insert this Sunday)
  5. Buy ONE U by Kotex Thin Barely There 18 Liners $1.24 
    1. Use ONE $1 off ANY U by Kotex Q found here (prints 2x!)
Subtotal: $5.11 
Tax = .79 cents for me
Total: $5.90 

Monday, May 30, 2011

Updates from WALGREENS Shopping Trip for Week of 5/29/11, FREE or Better than FREE AppliedNutrition, Icy Hot, Ecotrin, Illy Coffee, Listerine, Aquafresh & Tylenol Precise!

This is a pretty spiffy week for register rewards and great deals at Walgreens! The items below are my favorites for this week. Read my comments to save yourself some time while shopping at the stores along with tips after my "field research". I was a bit bummed that I could not locate any Ritz Crackerfuls OR their substitutes during the last two days albeit having Qs for them! Someone has been clearing the shelves in my area... tsk tsk tsk (and I shop on Sundays too!). If you cannot find these items, check back at the end of the week aka Saturday as many items are restocked! Note that the Ritz Crackerful deal has ended!

What if my regional ad does not list all the sale items in the FULL/Standard Ad? See the end of my post for how to resolve this issue! 

  • AppliedNutrition Triple Calcium (90 count), $10 w/ RR $10  = FREE, MM or break even with Q!
    • Use the $1 off manufacturer coupon located inside the box. After the Q, it would make for a MM or in my case break even since tax is 10% (aka $1 for me) in my area.
    • NOTE: The $1 off Q for the AppliedNutrition Supplement in the Walgreen's Vitamin Book DOES NOT work with this item even though I read that it can be used on other blogs.
    • Where is it in the store? Vitamin Section, Nutrition/Supplement Health, OR most commonly found in its own display shelf in those sections.
  • Icy Hot Naturals Pain Relief Cream .5 oz, .99 cents w/RR .99 cents = FREE, MM w/Q
    • Follow the steps below (it must go in this order!)
    • #1: Use the $1 off manufacturer coupon (SS 5/1/11)
    • #2: Use the in store/weekly ad Q to make the item .99 cents
    • Where is it in the store? First Aid or Pain Relief Aisle, Travel Section
    • These work miracles on muscle pain and they are the perfect size for travel!
    • Side Note: Tylenol Precise Patches/Cream - a MM/$2.01 in overage (tomorrow is the last day!)
      • $5.99 sale price
        • Use $5 off Tylenol Precise Q found here (prints 2x)
        • Use $3 off Tylenol Precise Walgreens May 2011 Book Q 
        • Make sure you have something for the $2.01 in overage! 
        • Remember that you only have until tomorrow to do this! 
  •  BC or Goody's Headache Relief Powders - 6 Pack, $1.50 w/$1.50 RR = FREE!
    • Where is it located in the store? These were all over the place at the few stores I went to (quite literally...). Find it in the travel section, next to the large size Goody/BC in the pain relief section, or near the front/check out/cashier section!
    • good filler
  • Illy Coffee (Choose Between Caffe, 6.8 oz, Latte Macchiato, or Cappuccino, 8.45 oz) $2 w/RR $2 = FREE
    • Where is it in the store? inside the refrigerator near the Starbucks Coffee, in aisle adjacent to the Starbucks 4 Pack and Arizona tea, or in the grocery/food aisle or end of the aisle. 
    • Note:  Not every store carries this coffee!
    • good filler
    • I tried one of these and they are very good-arguably better than the Starbucks 4 Pack I bought the other week!
  • Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor System, $9.89 w/RR $5= $4.89, FREE or .89 cents with Q (expiring TOMORROW 5/31/11!!!) - not featured in above picture
    • Tip #1: Use $4 off manufacturer coupon (P&G May 2011, x5/31/11) OR $5 off manufacturer coupon (P&G Brand Sampler- requested via snail mail x/5/31/11) 
    • Where is it in the store? Razor section, often located near deodorant and body wash
  • Listerine (Choose Between 72 Pack Pocketpaks OR Smart Rinse, 500ml), $2.99 w/RR $2 = .99 cents, .49 cents w/ Q for the 72 Pack or FREE for the Smart Rinse if the below Q works...
    • Tip #1: Use .50 cents off Listerine Q from SS 4/17/11 x12/31/11 for the 72 Pack Pocketpaks
    • Tip #2: Use the $1 off Listerine Smart Rinse, 500 ml off Agent Blue Q from SS 4/17/11 x 12/31/11, Note that technically this Q says "Agent Blue" Rinse and NOT "Smart Rinse" so I cannot confirm if it works. However, it should work since it's just a different "flavor" and not necessarily a different line. YLMV.
    • Where is it in the store? Dental Care Aisle and Near Check Out
    • I love the Pocketpaks. They're quite strong, but very effective for great breathe!
  • Aquafresh Toothpaste (4.6 to 6.4 oz) including kids ones! Limit 3, .99 cents with in ad Q, not pictured in above picture
    • This Q was not found in all the San Francisco Bay Area newspapers, but maybe you live elsewhere and have better luck! Find the $1 off Q inside SS 4/17/11 for this to be FREE!
    • Where is this item in the store? Dental Care aisle
  • Colgate Dental Care- MaxFresh, MaxClean, or MaxWhite Toothbrush or Toothpaste, 6 oz, $2/5 w/RR $2 = $2/3, .50 cents each w/Q, not in picture above
    • Use TWO $1 off Q from All You (May 2011) x 6/30/11 
    • Where is this item in the store? Dental Care aisle
  • Ecotrin Pain Relief, 45 ct, Low Strength, Limit 3, .99 cents each, MM or FREE w/Qs
    • Follow the steps below, it must go in this order!
    • #1 Use $1.50 Q (RP 5/1/11- I hope you didn't throw it away by accident like I did!) OR $1 Q (found here, prints 2x)
    • #2 Use in store/weekly ad coupon to make it .99 cents each.
    • Where is this item in the store? Pain Relief Section with the Advils, Tylenols, and Excedrin
  • Accu-Chek Aviva Blood Glucose Monitor, $14.99 w/$14.99 MIR = FREE, not pictured above
    • Where is this item in the store? near the pharmacy 
  • Celsius Green Tea-4 Pack, 12 oz. each, $3.99 w/RR $3, = .99 cents
    • Where is this item located? With the health drinks, supplements aisle and NOT in the grocery aisle
    • In my opinion, is it good? As you can see from the photo, I consumed one. I was very skeptical to buy this even though it was only .99 cents with the RR since I usually don't have great experiences with energy/fitness/dietary drinks. However, I thought it was decent and consumable. Beware, however, because it contains a lot of caffeine! Even as a daily coffee/caffeinated gal, I felt a bit jittery after consuming about 1/4 of the bottle!! It gives the same jittery feel as the Coke Zero. According to the can, it contains 200mg of caffeine per serving (aka nearly 1.50-2x the amount of caffeine consumed by a cup of coffee according to here). 
Favorite "Fillers" for this Week
What's a filler? An item that you can use to reach a $ total to utilize your register rewards. These are typically items where it's super cheap and/or do not have combining coupons.
  • Act II Popcorn 3oz , .25 cents, Limit 8
  • Royal Gelatin 5/$1 OR .20 cents each!, Limit 5, Regular or Sugar Free
  • Walgreens "W" Brand Pantiliners (20/22 pack), Limit 4, 2/$1 or .50 cents each w/weekly ad (you can just buy 1 and still get it for .50 cents)

What if I live in a region that does not participate in all of these deals? See the end of my post for how to resolve this issue!
I often see different ads in major cities like San Francisco (in which there ad is usually half the size of the standard ad and with less coupons and advertisements for the weekly register reward promotions). In any case, print the coupons from Walgreen's website or get your hand on a physical ad from a region with the corresponding coupons. From my experience, the RRs still print for non-participating regions even though it's not in the ad. If you want the price that all the coupon blogs write about, you need to print that coupon out or bring the out of region ad. However, you might have to do some explaining b/c generally speaking Walgreens has not done a good job at training their employees to take the weekly ad coupons that are printed from their website and there might be some confusion.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Borders 40% off 1 List Item Coupon & 25% off entire purchase (list price) for Military & Family

To celebrate Memorial Day weekend, Borders has a 40% off 1 list item coupon found here. They are also giving a 25% off entire list price (based on regular price) purchase for military and their dependents! Just show your military ID for the discount! Both offers expire Monday, 5/30/11.

Petco- 50% Reptiles Coupon- Reptile Weekend (6/4-6/5/11)

From 1pm-3pm next weekend, Petco is having a "Reptile Rally" event! The bearded dragon will come out and kids can ask questions to the store associates about reptiles. Here's the schedule:

1:00 pm - Bearded Dragon Meet-n-Greet – Get up close and personal!
1:30 pm - Ask the Specialist – Get answers to all your reptile questions.
2:00 pm - Reptile Scavenger Hunt – Kids search for reptiles from all over the world.
2:30 pm - Reptile Beauty Contest – Show off your reptiles!
Best yet, there's a coupon found here that goes with this event!!!! Save 50% off your reptile purchase! There's also another coupon good for the bearded dragon kit ($50 off) found here. Note: you need to have a PETCO PALS card to use this Q. To join, click here.
"Present coupon and PALS card to receive this offer. Not valid on the purchase of gift cards, prior purchases, online or with any other coupon offer. Void if copied, transferred and where prohibited by law. Single-use coupon, limit one per household. PETCO coupon. Valid on in-stock products only (not Services). While supplies last. Selection varies by store. Valid June 4-5, 2011 only. Includes turtles, tortoises, snakes, frogs, lizards and many more."

Saturday, May 28, 2011

CVS- 3 Band Aid Bandages (20 ct), 1 Visine (travel size), & FREE First Aid Kit! = $1.10

I found the Band-Aid (Transformers/20 count) on CLEARANCE at my local CVS for .87 cents each! If you come across these Band-Aid Bandages, here's how to score 3 boxes, 1 Visine (travel size), and a FREE first aid kit from Band Aid for $1.10 plus tax!!! You have up to a week to do everything together since the Visine CVS Q expires 1 week from when it's printed. If not, your luck may vary depending if you can find these at your local store.
  • Buy THREE Band-Aid (20 count/Transformers) - .87 cents - CLEARANCE
    • Use THREE .50 cents off Qs from (SS 4/17/11)
  • Buy ONE Visine (.28 fl oz/travel size) $1.99 (regular price)
    • Use ONE $1 off Q from the CVS coupon machine (YLMV- not everyone gets this Q)
    • Use ONE $1 off Mq from Sunday Paper Insert x7/31/11 OR here (prints 2x)
  • Print this Band-Aid Rebate Form, send UPC barcodes, and original receipt.
  • subtotal= $.87 x 3 - $1.50 =  $1.11 & Visine $1.99-$1-$1= -.01 = $1.10 
  • Make sure to scan your CVS Green Tag (you should have picked one up this week if you didn't or go through your CVS Qs to find it). For every 4th purchase (limit- 1 per day), you get $1 in EB back and you're doing the environment a favor!

American Red Cross-Donate Blood for Best Buy Reward $ Cards, Free $5 Card for Signing Up!

I guess we are beyond the days of milk and cookies! American Red Cross is offering points for blood donations! Convert the points for Best Buy Reward Zone points redeemable for reward (in store merchandise only gift) cards! Get 250 to 1000 points (note: 250 points = $5 Best Buy card) per donation! For details, click here. Refer a friend and get 100 points! Sign up and instantly get 250 points aka $5 for Best Buy!

Safeway $2 Grande Frappuccino after 2pm NOW till Monday, 5/30/11

Wow! Safeway's Starbucks is offering $2 Grande Frappuccino (aka the amous blended beverages) after 2pm betwen now and Monday, 5/3/1. Offer is valid with Safeway Club Card (free to sign up). Available ONLY at the Starbucks location located inside participating Safeway stores.

Starbucks has the new Mocha Coconut Frap. Has anyone tried it? Looks like I will make a stop at Safeway this weekend!

Friday, May 27, 2011

FREE Eharmony Communication Weekend (Now till Monday 5/30/11)

Eharmony is offering FREE communication weekend again from now until Monday, May 30, 2011. Note that while you have full access to review profiles and contact members that you are matched to, you will not see their photo unless you subscribe (which they are currently running a promotion for $19.99/month). If you're like me and single, find love this weekend!

FREE Walmart Huggies Pull Ups Disney Flushable Moist Wipe Sample

Click here and complete the form for a FREE Disney flushable moist wipe sample! For more details, read here. These are so cute! 

Regal Cinema $2 = Soda, Popcorn, and Snack!

Too bad there's no Regal Cinema near me because this is an awesome $2 Q good for soda, popcorn, and a small snack there! It expires Sunday 5/29/11. Great way to enjoy Memorial Day Weekend!

Staples Additional 15% off $15+ Purchase via Email Coupon

Check your email inbox for a 15% off $15+ purchase at Staples in-store coupon. Q expires 6/4/11 and excludes computers, eReaders, and tablets. It looks something like this except each Q has a unique redemption #.

GAP Additional 30% Off Online Discount Code

Use code GAPSAVE for an additional 30% off sale items until Monday, 5/30/11!

NEW V8, Listerine, Alaway, Bayer, Playtex, Mitchum Coupons

There are a few new V8, Listerine, and Alaway Coupons that piqued my interest! See below for samples.
Some new ones since I last browsed include...

CVS-FREE or MM Preparation H Wipes Starting Sunday 5/29/11

CVS has the Preparation H Totables Wipes (10 ct.) on sale for $3.99 w/$3.99 extra bucks back making this item FREE beginning 5/29/11. Click here to print a $2 off Q which would make this better than FREE aka a $2 MM! I'd print it before it's gone!

Here's the clipping from CVS' ad preview for next week starting  Sunday, 5/29/11...

CVS Shopping List for Week of 5/29/11-6/4/11

Here are my favorite deals at CVS for the week of 5/29/11 along with corresponding coupons where applicable. I have outlined it by page rather than by category for easy referencing. My commentary is in blue. The deals I find HOT (and that I plan on participating in) are in red. I hope this helps everyone! I would love to hear from folks on how the deals go and what you find! (I know people read my blog, but I never get any comments!). We have FREE Preparation H wipes and candy this week! There's also some great deals on Pantene Shampoo/Conditioner, Aveeno, anti-itch products, and Lady Speed Stick!

Check your email inbox this week for a $5 off $25+ purchase in-store coupon (Limit 1 per customer, x5/30/11). You can use this Q on Sunday and Monday with your extra bucks, manufacturer coupons, and CVS' coupon machine!

To check out this ad (May 29th-June 4th, 2011), click here.

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  • Popcorn Indiana or Keebler Popcorn 2/$5 or $2.50 each, $1.50 w/Q
    • $1 off Popcorn Indiana Store Coupon from Previous Week's Coupon Machine Prints Save your CVS Qs currently printing for this deal!
  • Select Grocery Items 10/$10 or $1 each before Qs
  • B1G1F Lay's Chips
  • Arizona Tea 1 Gallon $1.98 each
  • Pepsi 2 Litter Bottle-Select Varieties 4/$5, EB $1 on 4
  • Sara Lee Wheat/White Bread or 8 ct. Hamburger/Hotdog Buns 2/$4
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  • Spend $10, Get EB $3- Select Candy Items
    • $2 off $10+ candy purchase CVS Coupon Machine Coupon (currently printing this week- expires 3 days from printing)
    • Hershey's Extra Large Bar 4-4.5oz B2G1F
    • Hershey's Singles Assorted 1.3-2oz B2G1F
    • Cadbury Chocolate Bars 3.5-4oz B2G1F
    • Hershey's Snack Size Assorted 6 Pack (Kit Kat, Reese's, & more!) B2G1F
    • Twizzlers 11-32oz 2/$4- 2/$3 with the Q
      • SS 5/22/11- $1 off TWO bags of Twizzlers Twist & Pull 'n' Peel Candy 11oz+
    • Hershey's Assorted 9.4-17.25oz Pieces, drops 8-10oz or Ice Cubes Sugar Free Gum 40 ct. 2/$5 or $2.50 each
    •  Milk Duds, Good & Plenty Theater Box Candy B1G1F
    • Hershey's (Milk Chocolate, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, Bliss) 2/$6 or $3 each
  • Mars Chocolate Singles (Snickers, M&M's) 2/$1 & $1 EB = FREE after extra bucks reward!
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  • Ajax Dish Liquid 16oz- .89 cents
  • Xtra 2x Laundry Detergent $1.99 
  • Glade Scented Oil Holder (1 ct) or Air Freshener .99 cents 
  • CVS Pharmacy Food Storage and Trash Bags B1G1F
  • Kleenex 3/$4 or $1.33 each, .58 cents per box w/Q
    • SS 5/22/11- .75 cents off x 7/17/11
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  • Spend $25, Get $10 EB Select Aveeno Products
    • ALL Aveeno Facial Moisturizers- $15 
    • Aveeno Shampoo/Conditioner 10.5oz- 2/$12 or $6 each
    • Aveeno Body Wash 12-16oz or Lotion 8oz- $6 
    • Aveeno Suncare $9
    • ALL Aveeno Positively Ageless or Smart Essentials $2 off w/CVS Card
    • Aveeno Moisturizing Lotion 12-18oz or Cream 11oz
    • Aveeno Lotion 7.3-12oz, Bath Treatment 8 Pack $7
    • $3/2 Aveeno Active Naturals Item SS 4/17/11 x5/31/11-make sure to use this by Tues. 5/31/11!
    • $1/1 Aveeno Active Naturals Item SS 4/17/11 x5/31/11-make sure to use this by Tues. 5/31/11!
  • Spend $15, Get $5 EB Eucerin (includes Aquaphor and Trial Sizes!), lowest price item is $5.29 online for the Eucerin Daily Skin Balance Hand Creme, as low as $6.87 after $5 EB Reward w/ ONE $3/2 and ONE $1 Mq
  • $8 Extra Bucks when You Buy La Roche-Posay, Effaclar Duo Acne Treatment or Anthelios
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  • Pantene Pro-V Shampoo/Conditioner 12.6oz or Styler 5.7-11.5oz- 2/$6.97 w/$2 EB on two= 2/$4.97, $4.97-$3 (off 2)= $1.97 for TWO w/Q!
    • $3/2 any Pantene Shampoo/Conditioner (excludes trial size) Mq - P&G 5/1/11 x5/31/11
  • Lady Speed Stick/Speed Stick 2/$5.50 & $3 EB on two! = 2/$2.50, as low as FREE or MM $.50 cents w/TWO $1 off store Qs and TWO .50 cents Mqs if Mq works w/Lady Speed Stick! Otherwise, it'd be .50 cents for TWO Lady Speed Sticks!
    • $1/1 Lady Speed Stick Q found in Reinventing Beauty (CVS Store) Magazine (.99 cents each) Insert x 6/30/11
      • For more information, read my previous blog post here
      • Note: Q is technically says " 1 per customer". Machine will "beep" if you try using both in the same transaction. CVS receipts can count all transactions so you technically don't need to buy both in the same transaction. 
    • $1/1 Lady Speed Stick Q found near checkout (your luck may vary)- same Q as above, but no need to purchase the magazine! x 6/30/11
    • .50 cent/1 Speed Stick Stainguard Mq (form completion required)
  • 2/$5 Mitchum Deodorant (excludes 2 pack), as low as 2/$3 or $1.50 each w/Qs
  • B1G1F Schick Hydro 3 or Hydro 5 Cartridges or Razor 1 Ct. - 
  • Bic Soleil Shimmer Razor Starter Kit or 4 ct. Cartridges $6.99 w/$3 EB= $3.99 each, Limit 1
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  • Huggies OR Pampers Wipes 64-72 ct. $2.99- as low as $2.99-$1= $1.99 w/Q
  • Crest OR Oral B Single Packs Toothpaste (Kids and Adults), Oral-B Indicator Toothbrush, $1.99 w/$1 EB= .99 cents each!, Limit 2, FREE or MM w/Qs!
    • $1.50/1 Crest Toothpaste-P&G 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
    • $1/1 Crest Toothpaste-P&G Brand Sampler May 2011
    • $1/2 Crest Product- P&G 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
    • $1/1 Crest Toothpaste, P&G Booklet
    • .75 cents/1 Select Oral B Products (Including Toothbrush), P&G Spring Rouge Magazine
    • $1/1 Oral-B Manual Toothbrush, P&G Everyday Savings Booklet
    • Possible additional Mqs here
  • Huggies Snug & Dry or Little Movers (Big Pak Diapers) $19.83 w/$1 EB= $18.83, as low as $15.83 for pack of 60 ct. w/Q 
  • Act Dental Rinse 16.9-18oz, $4.49 & $1 EB= $3.49 
  • Pampers Diapers or Easy Ups Jumbo Pack, $8.99 w/$2 EB= $6.99, as low as $5.49 w/Q
    • $1.50/1 Pampers Diapers, P&G 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
  • B1G1F Colgate Proclincal 4oz. OR Total Advanced Clean/Whitening 7.6oz Toothpaste
    • Possible $1/1 Colgate Total Toothpaste CVS Q here (if it works for ALL Total Toothpaste items and not just gum defense)
  • Crest or Oral-B Value Pack toothbrushes $8.99 w/$4 EB = $4.99 for per 2-pack
  • Oral-B Dual Clean, $29.99 w/$20 EB!= $9.99!
  • All Crest 3D Whitestrips 4-28ct. or Advanced Seal 14 ct. $10 off
    • $10/1 Crest 3D Whitestrips, P&G 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
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  • B1G1F Nature Made Value Sizes 120-500ct. Part of the Spend $30, Get $10 Gas Card Promotion
    • $1-$2/1 Mqs here (total of 5 coupons, each prints 2x)
  • Excedrin $6.99- Part of the Spend $30, Get $10 Gas Card Promotion
    • $1.50/1 Excedrin 80 ct. + (SS 4/17/11, x 6/4/11)
    • .75 cents/1 Excedrin 20 ct. + (SS 4/17/11, x 6/4/11)
  • MiraLAX 30 dose $18.99- Part of the Spend $30, Get $10 Gas Card Promotion
  • Spend $20, Get $10 EB, Prevacid 14ct., Benefiber, Gas-X, Maalox
  • Centrum or Caltrate $6.99, $3.99 w/Q!
  • Align $39.99 w/$7 EB = $32.99
  • Preparation H Totables Irritation Relief Wipes 10 ct.- $3.99 w/$3.99 EB = FREE, Limit 1, $2 MM w/Q
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    • Advil PM 40-50ct. or PM 16-20 ct. $4.49, as low as $2.49 w/Q
    • Children's Advil $4.49, as low as $2.49 w/Q
      • $1/1 Children's Advil Catalina (Printed at Walgreens last month)
      • $2/1 Advil Mq (registration required)
      • Spend $7, Get $3 EB Anti-Itch Relief (e.g. Cortaid and Aveeno), good deal w/Q
        • $3/2 Aveeno Active Naturals Item SS 4/17/11 x5/31/11-make sure to use this by Tues. 5/31/11!
        • $1/1 Aveeno Active Naturals Item SS 4/17/11 x5/31/11-make sure to use this by Tues. 5/31/11!
    • B1G150% External Pain Relief- Icy Hot, Bengay, Capzasin, Aspercreme, Perform 1-5oz and more!
    • Kashi or Kellogg's B1G150% Go Clean Bar 1.59-2.75oz, Special K Protein Bar 6 Pack, or Shake 4 Pack
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    • Jose Cuervo Tequilla 750ml, select varieties, $10.99,  $8.99 w/in ad $2 Q-Offer available in select states (and in the specific local ads for those states) including CA, AZ, and NV!

    Thursday, May 26, 2011

    Bed Bath and Beyond 20% Off In Store Coupon via Email

    Check your emails for a 20% off 1 item Bed Bath and Beyond coupon that expires 6/6/2011. Email looks like this:

    CVS $5 off $25 Coupon (In-Store and Online)

    CVS released an email coupon last night for $5 off $25+ purchase. Check your email inbox to print the coupon for in-store usage. To use it online, enter code ECMAY5 at checkout. Q expires Monday, 5/30/11.

    Kohl's $5 OFF ANYTHING & 15% Off Shopping Pass 5/27-5/30/11

    Kohl's is offering an additional 15% off via their shopping pass. Go shopping this Memorial Day Weekend! Click here to print the pass.

    For the $5 off ANYTHING in-store (yes anything!) coupon, check your Kohl's email! If you currently do not subscribe to their emails, sign up here. By signing up, you will get an instant $5 off ANYTHING in-store coupon and 10% off your next Kohl's online order.

    Buca di Beppo FREE Pasta w/Large Entree or Pasta Purchase Coupon Memorial Day ONLY 5/30/11

    Buca di Beppo is giving away a FREE small pasta dish on Memorial Day (5/30/11). Click here to print the coupon.

    Wednesday, May 25, 2011

    Restaurant.com 80% Off Dining Certificates

     Use code FLAG and get 80% off dining certificates at Restaurant.com! Offer expires 5/31/11.

    Groupon Refer a Friend, Get $30 Groupon Bucks!

    Between now through June 8, 2011, Groupon will give you $30 in Groupon bucks if you refer a friend! That's 3x the normal amount! 

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011

    Borders 50% Off 1 List Item Coupon via Facebook

    "Like" Borders on Facebook and snag a 50% off 1 list item coupon! Looks like Borders is offering this again  via popular demand.

    FREE Yoplait Original Flavor Yogurt Cup

    Click here for 1 FREE original flavor cup of Yoplait yogurt!

    FREE Kleenex Cottonelle Fresh Flushable Moist Wipes

    Looks like Cottonelle is offering their fresh flushable moist wipes again! Complete the form and grab one for yourself! You can also send the offer to a friend! I LOVE these wipes! 

    Jamba Juice $2 Fruit Refreshers w/ Coconut Water Drink

    Jamba Juice is offering their new fruit refreshers with coconut water for $2 via this coupon. Q is valid 5/25/11 through 6/8/11.

    FREE Write Your Thank You Card to Oprah at Tiny Prints

    Loved Oprah? Tiny prints is offering a free thank you card that you can send for free to Oprah! Enter TYOPRAH at checkout.
    When choosing where to send your card, choose, “Send it to me first” and address it to Corinne Saunders (our PR Guru) so we can deliver it to Oprah on your behalf. Here’s the address:
    Tiny Prints
    Attn: Corinne Saunders
    884 Hermosa Court, Suite 100
    Sunnyvale, CA 94085
    Read more: here

    FREE NeilMed NasaDock w/Customer Survey

    NeilMed is giving away a FREE NasaDock after you complete their customer survey. This is a good dock to have if you currently use their sinus products! 

    FREE Nexcare Bandage Samples

    "Like" Nexcare's Facebook page and score some free bandage samples! Click on the blue button, "pledge" to give blood, and write why it's good to donate blood! So far, 7410 individuals have pledged!

    Monday, May 23, 2011

    FREE Star Ranch American Steak Seasoning Sample

    Click here to request a free Star Ranch American Steak Seasoning sample!

    Free K-Y Intrigue Premium Personal Lubricant Sample & Coupons

    Click here for a free K-Y Intrigue lubricant sample!
    Click here for a $5 off coupon for the above products.
    Click here for a $2 off coupon for the above products.

    Rite Aid FREE Carefree Pantiliner Sample w/Coupon!

    Rite Aid has FREE Carefree Pantiliner (Acti-Fresh) Samples available in their feminine hygiene aisle! The 1 pantiliner sample comes with a coupon (either .50 or .55 cents off)! My local Rite Aid ran out of all the samples even though I found the box in the aisle.

    You can also find this sample at CVS, but you will have to pay a penny for it (still a great deal considering most stores are charging .99 cents for a 20-22 ct. on sale this week).

    FREE Invisible Glass Windshield Wipes Sample

    Go here to grab a free Invisible Glass Windshield Wipes sample!

    FREE CVS Green Tag ($1 every 4th Purchase) THIS WEEK!

    My favorite Q this week from the CVS coupon machine is the FREE CVS Green Tag (.99 cents value) coupon! Make sure you scan your card to grab this coupon. Scan the card again after you get this coupon for the rest of your coupons for that day.

    What is the CVS green tag? The green tag is CVS' efforts for folks to reduce the usage of plastic bags. To thank you for your efforts, CVS will give you $1 Extra Bucks for every 4th visit. Note that there's a max of 1 visit per day with the green tag. It's an easy way to grab some extra bucks while doing good for the environment!

    FREE Nature Bounty Fish Oil 1 Week Supply Sample

    Go here for a free Nature Bounty Fish Oil 1 week supply sample!

    FREE Avery Sticky Notes Sample

    Click here for a free sample of Avery Sticky Notes! I love these!

    Lady Gaga Born this Way Album .99 cents on Amazon TODAY ONLY!

    TODAY only 5/23/11, grab the Born This Way album for .99 cents via Amazon (mp3 version). Wow, for those lady gaga fans, this is a great deal!
    Born This Way

    FUTURO Sport $3 Coupon

    Print this $3 off Futuro coupon. Pairs well when there's B1G150% or B1G1F sales at drugstores. Personally, the knee brace was a lifesaver when I strained my knee last year. Coupon expires 6/30/2011.

    FREE Garnier Moisture Sample via Target

    Go here for a free Garnier Moisture sample via Target.

    Saturday, May 21, 2011

    FREE Emergen-C Vitamin Sample

    Click here for a free Emergen-C vitamin sample! 

    FREE Power Pill Energy Sample

    Click here for a free Power Pill Energy sample. Form completion required.

    FREE Calcia Calcium Sample

    Click here for a free Calcia calcium sample. Form completion required.

    Old Navy $1 Flip Flops (Limit 5) TODAY ONLY Sat 5/21/11

    Looks like I will make a stop at Old Navy today for their $1 flip flop sale (limit 5 per customer). If you have the Gap/Old Navy/Banana Republic credit card, you will receive 3x points on your purchase! For more details, click here. Deal expires today at 9pm local time.

    Amazon Kensington Quick-Release Car Mount for iPhone and iPod touch $.98 cents!

    Amazon has the Kensington K39256US Quick-Release Car Mount for iPhone and iPod touch--Compatible with iPhone 4 (Black) on sale for $10.98. Complete the rebate form and get back $10, making the them $.98 cents each! Limit 2 for the rebate. 

    Note: It looks like they are currently out of stock (via Amazon), but they have been going in and out of stock today. Check back later today or at another time.
    Kensington K39256US Quick-Release Car Mount for iPhone and iPod touch--Compatible with iPhone 4 (Black)

    Borders 50% off 1 Item Coupon (Expires: 5/23/11)

    Click here to print a 50% off list price/regular price for one item. Coupon expires Monday, 5/23/11.

    FREE $10 Game Play at Dave & Buster's 5/20 to 5/31/11

    As part of National Play Day , go here and enter your email address for a $10 game play coupon at Dave & Buster's! Offer expires 5/31/11.

    What I Got in the Mail- Carefree Pantiliner, Coupons, Brez, Prilosec, GoodNites, Head & Shoulder, Breathe Right, & More!

    I came home last night from a week in Detroit, MI and was thrilled to see all the freebies I received this week via snail mail! I LOVE samples because they are PERFECT for travel and while I am on the go! Some are still available online! See below for details.

    1. Brez Premium Nasal Breathing Aid- 3 ct. Sample
    2. Prilosec OTC 2 Packets of 1 Tablet Sample (form complete required)
    3. Carefree Acti-Fresh Body Shape Pantiliner + .50 cents off Mq found here (the pantiliners are normally priced around .99 cents/$1 for a 20/22 ct.- could be a MM w/this Mq when on sale- AND since I bought a pack to try it out- I LOVE how the strong adhesive and the thinness of the product)
      • Note: You can also buy a sample that comes w/ a coupon at CVS for 1 penny! OR print the coupon only here (prints 2x)
    4. Tampico Lemon & Pepper 1oz (28g) Spice Sample & $5 Off Mq w/FREE Shipping- HUGE sample! no longer available
    5. FREE 1 StarKist Pouch Product x7/31/11 ($2.29 max value)- no longer available
      • I won this from StarKist Facebook Page during their Seafood Friday promotion. For several weeks, I would print their .50 cents off/1 pouch coupon and by doing so entered myself into their sweepstakes for free tuna. I was so happy when I won because these pouches make for excellent afternoon snacks.
    6. Hugo Boss Fragrance Sample (form completion required)
    7. Dove Men +Care Clean Comfort Deodorant Travel Size- no longer available
      • Previously found on CVS' sampling site here
    8. FREE 1 Pouch Zyrtec 5 Count ($7 max value) or $7 off any Zyrtec 12 count or larger Manufacturer Coupon x 12/31/11- See my previous post for details (form completion required)
    9. Breathe Right Nasal Strips Advanced- 2 Clear Strips/Trial Packet
    10. GoodNites Underwear Pack of 3 Courtesy of Target w/ $2 off GoodNites Underwear Pack Target Store Q- Choice between M or F and size. currently out of stock, but site says more is coming...VERY NICE/huge SAMPLE
      • Note: The $2/1 store Q included CAN be combined with a Mq since it's a store Q.
    11. Organize in Style w/$35+ Savings Home Made Simple/P&G Coupon Book -a must have!
      • Includes High Value manufacturer coupons which have made many items free to little after the store EB, +UP Rewards, RR, etc. in the past few weeks! Plus, these Qs do not expire until 10/31/11.
        • .75 cents/1 Mr. Clean Bath Scrubber or Cleaner
        • .75 cents/1 Mr. Clean Magic Eraser (works wonders... HV Q)
        • .75 cents/1 Mr. Clean Multi-Surface Spray 
        • .75 cents/1 Mr. Clean Multi-Surfaces Liquid Cleaner
        • $5/1 Sweepervac Starter Kit
        • FREE Refill (Up to $7) when buy Buy 1 Swiffer Wet Jet Starter Kit (great Q when paired with promotion for starter kit especially with EB deals at CVS)
        • FREE Refill (Up to $7) when you buy 1 Swiffer Sweeper Starter Kit (great Q when paired with promotion for starter kit especially with EB deals at CVS)
        • $1/1 Swiffer Dust & Shine Furniture Spray
        • $1/1 Swiffer Dusters Starter Kit
        • .50 cents/1 Cascade Actionpacs -works on trial/3 ct. packs available at Walmart for .99 cents!
        • .50 cents/1 Cascade Complete Pacs-works on trial/3 ct. packs available at Walmart for .99 cents!
        • .50 cents/1 Cascade Rinse Aid- works wonders!
        • .25 cents/1 Dawn Product- same Q is frequently available in P&G Insert/Sunday Papers
        • $1/1 Frebreze Air Effects
        • $1/1 Frebreze Candle
        • $1/1 Febreze Set & Refresh
        • $1/1 Febreze Noticeables Warmer, 1 Dual Refill or 2 Single Refills-combine w/ this offer to make it free and a possible MM!
        • $1/1 Febreze Fabric Refresher
        • FREE Refill when you Buy 1 Febreze Flameless Luminary Starter Kit or Device
        • $2/1 Frebreze Wooden Wick Candle - these are quite nice!
    12. P&G Brand SAMPLER Packet (account registration required)
      1. $1/1 Cheer Laundry Detergent/Sheets Mq x 8/31/11- w/custom printed name card- how cute!
      2. Head & Shoulder Shampoo/Conditioner Samples w/itch relief guaranteed instructions (There's an offer right now whereby if you try out this product and it doesn't work out for you, P&G will reimburse up to $12.99- valid up to 1 year from date of purchase)
      3. Tampax- 3 unescented tampons- Pearl 1 Regular & 1 Super, 1 Compak Regular Absorbency
      I can't wait to try all of these! So happy! For the items I have no use for, I will be donating them to those in need.

      FREE Febreze NOTICEables Warmer after MIR

      Purchase a Febreze NOTICEables warmer, submit a rebate "trade up" form along with UPC and original receipt, and grab a $3.50 rebate check! Keep this form around since this offer does not expire (unless altered) until June 30, 2012. A possible $1 MM if you combine w/ $1/1 Mq available here!

      FREE Charmin Toilet Paper Roll Extender

      I was looking at coupons tonight and spotted a FREE offer for a toilet paper roll extender by Charmin. I'd love to try this out because I, too, am irritated when the toilet paper rolls are huge and hard to grab out of the holder! Complete this form for yours! Limit 1 per household.

      Staples Ad Guide & Match Up 5/22-5/28/11- HP Ink, Scotch Tape, Recycle Ink, Paper & more!

      Staples has a decent ad beginning this Sunday (5/22 to 5/28/11). Here are my favorite deals along with the Q match ups where applicable and my commentary.

      What's Staples Rewards? Think of it as in store "cash" that you can use towards future purchases. You can get Staples Rewards from recycling ink (normally $2/cartridge, limit 10/month), copy & print services, and other promotional offers from their weekly ads. They are available when there's a balance of $5+ in a given month. Otherwise, it rolls into the following month. There's usually a few months to spend them once they are issued- making for some awesome deals! To learn more about Staples Rewards, click here!

      1. Page 1- Staples Multipurpose Paper 1 Case (10 reams) $14.99- Pay $48.99, Get Back $34 in Staples Rewards, just $1.49 per ream- not bad if you need a lot of paper- otherwise wait for the 1-2 ream rebates that happen somewhat frequently.
      2. Page 1- $5 in Staples Reward/cartridge recycled when you spend $50+ on HP Ink on the same day- Usually $2/recycled   cartridge so a great deal if you need to buy ink. Limit 10 cartridges per month.
      3. Page 10- Get back $3 in Staples Rewards w/purchase of the following office supplies. My favorites are: 
        1. Pendaflex Divide it Up multi section manila letter size file folders (12/pack/4 tab) $1.99 after $3 Staples Rewards
        2. BIC Brite Liner Highlighers 5 pack $1.99 after $3 Staples Rewards
        3. Scotch Magic Tape  2 Pack - .99 cents after $3 Staples Reward + this $1 off coupon
        4. Avery Heavy Duty Binders - Prices Varies- good for couponing & get $3 Staples Rewards
      4. Page 10- B1G1F All HP Photo Printer- prices varies- I often find rebates (usually limit 2) for this product so I'd hold off on buying it, but if you use it often, this is a decent deal.
      5. Page 10- Bounty (6 pack) Paper Towels $4.99- as low as $4.74 w/Mq
        1. .25 cents off Mq Sunday Paper, P&G, 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
      6. Page 10- Brawny (8 pack Paper Towels $5.99- as low as 5.49 each if you buy two
        1. Money back guarantee from manufacturer if you're unsatisfied with product - gives you a chance to try the product out...
        2. $1/2 RP 5/15/11 x 8/11/11 
      7. Page 10- Charmin Toilet Paper (16 Pack) $6.99- as low as $6.74 w/Mq
        1. .25 cents off Sunday Paper, P&G, 5/1/11, x 5/31/11
        2. FREE Charmin Mega Roll Toilet Roll Extender- no purchase necessary- complete form here
      8. Page 11- $3 off UPS Shipping Package (Limit 3)- Find in ad Q here

        Friday, May 20, 2011

        Groupon Now! Deals- $1 TODAY ONLY (Chicago)

        Wow! Groupon has launched their "Now!" site which has a bunch of eating, pampering, shopping details for $1 buck! Offer is good today only, May 20, 2011. Note that deals are only in Chicago at this time.

        Thursday, May 19, 2011

        FREE Subway Breakfast Sandwich Offer - Valid ONLY in Augusta, GA and Columbia, Greenville, Spartanburg, Charleston, Florence, Myrtle Beach, SC

        Grab a FREE Subway 6 inch flatbread breakfast sandwich via this offer. You must select the Subway closest to you and print the offer coupon. Offer expires this Sunday, May 22, 2011. Offer is valid ONLY at the following locations: Greenville/Spartanburg, SC, Columbia, SC, Charleston, SC, Florence/Myrtle Beach, SC, and Augusta, GA. 

        FREE Poise Pads & Liners Sample Pack with Coupon

        Poise is offering a free sample pack (2 liners, 1 pad, and a money saving coupon). Allow 6-8 weeks to receive pack. 1 per household. Offer expires 12/31/11.
        Here's what their website says...
        You might be surprised to learn that 1 in 3 women, including some you may know, have experienced Light Bladder Leakage or LBL — that’s about 16 million women. Little bladder leaks happen. Fortunately, they can be easily and discreetly managed so you can remain … well … YOU.
        Poise® products are specifically designed for outstanding protection against LBL. Of course, seeing is believing. So we invite you to try a few samples from our full line and experience the amazing protection of Poise® for yourself!

        Impact Women's Sports Foundation via Playtex Facebook

        Flex your creativity by contributing to Playtex's photo mosaic. For every photo mosaic created, Playtex will donate $1 to the Women's Sports Foundation to support programs that further healthy, active, and confident girls (up to $50,000). For details, click here.

        FREE Playtex Sport Tampons

        Click here and complete the form for a FREE Playtex Sport tampons sample pack! Pack includes 2 regular  unscented, 1 super unscented, and a $1.00 Mq! Sample arrives 4-6 weeks from submission date. Great for traveling!

        You can also print a $1.00 off Mq (prints 2x) here.

        FREE Playtex Sport Body Wipes Sample & $1 Manufacturer Coupon

        Click here and complete the form for a free Playtex Sport Body Wipes sample! These are awesome after working out! To save $1.00, click here for their Mq (prints 2x).