Category Archives: couponing

Savvy Shopping

I’m off shopping this morning. Grocery shopping. I know there are some peeps who have not finished their holiday shopping. I got a great e-mail offer from Target yesterday. I am going to attempt to share it with you via this LINK It is a printable coupon for a free $10 gift card with any …

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Savvy Shopping, Grocery Style

I have not written as much about savvy shopping as I intended to.  I bought 60 items. I spent $111.25 and I saved $116.76 which is 51%.  That breaks down to about $1.85 per item. Here is what I bought. Items I intend to donate are marked in Blue 2 turkeys (one 10 pound smoked …

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Making a Fun Fall Cake

I’ve got a boxed cake mix, and I’m not afraid to use it. I had this idea, while eating a handful of candy corn, that I should make a cake that resembles a candy corn. Am I the only one who loves candy corn? Seriously, it’s pretty close to addictive. Or, maybe that’s just me. …

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Chocolate Smoothie Goodness, and a Yoplait giveaway!

Who doesn’t love a yummy chocolate-y smoothie? I know I certainly do! I know my kids love a good & tasty morning smoothie. Mornings are hard, let me be more specific….week day mornings are hard. See, I am NOT a morning person. Not. At. All. I like to sleep in, I’m groggy and sometimes I’m …

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it’s not junk…

Today is the last day to enter the My Blog Spark, Betty Crocker White Wheat Flour giveaway! Here is a link to it. Giveaway. The giveaway closes at 9 pm central time zone tonight. 9/22/11. Okay…on to my Thursday post. I tried to adapt a recipe for a spicy cornbread. I did something wrong….it did …

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Shhhh…..Secret cupcakes.

Yesterday, I talked about my love of soup and/or cake when I’m feeling less than wonderful, I was not kidding. I made cupcakes for desert Monday night. Hee Hee. *twitch* *twitch* pardon the sugar high! *twitch* *twitch* Sugar high after a warm, hug in a cup. if having soup and cupcakes is wrong, I don’t …

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Things I’m loving Thursday……..

You all want to know what I love right?  The narcissist in me really wants you to say yes.  Since my narcissistic side is really small, I’m okay if you’re not on the edge of your seat, dying to know what I love.  The stubborn in me plans to tell you all about it, whether …

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Strawberry Freezer Jam

I’m linking up with Alli-N-Son for sweet tooth friday I think I have said before that I am new-ish to making jellies and jams. I’ve made pickled items before, but not many sweet things. I had the opportunity to host a canning party through House Party. I was sent a huge box of canning items, …

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Shopping with your community in mind…Meet Kim

Meet Kim 1. My name is Kim Black, and I live in Irving, Texas with my wonderful husband Byron and two awesome kiddos Sophie, age 8, and Spencer, age 5. I’m not sure that I EVER used a grocery store coupon until I became a stay-at-home mom when my daughter Sophie was born in 2002. …

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A few thoughts on couponing…..

My good friend Lane asked me to go grocery shopping with her and help her figure out how to coupon shop.  At the end of April she and I went to Kroger armed with her shopping list and my coupons.  I have written one , two…two coupon related posts on her Women Worth Knowing website. …

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