Thursday, April 28, 2011

Save Money by Price Matching at the Grocery Store

- Find a local store that price-matches.

- Try to price-match at a store that also has low everyday prices.

- Use or to search for the best store sales.

- Keep your store circulars in case you need proof of the sale.

- Tell the cashier that you will be price matching before he or she begins scanning items.

Source: 'Save Big' by Elisabeth Leamy

Friday, April 22, 2011

Free Coffee at Starbucks today!!!

Bring your reusable mug to Starbucks today for a free coffee or tea!

The Starbucks Experience: 5 Principles for Turning Ordinary Into Extraordinary

WikiPeace Earth Day 24 Hour Live Chat

Click here to host this chat on your blog.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Cut Credit Card Debt

- Cut up and freeze your credit cards so you begin to send more money than you spend.

- Negotiate with your credit card company for a lower interest rate.

- Pay the card with the highest interest rate first.

- Pay biweekly instead of monthly

Source: 'Save Big' by Elisabeth Leamy

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Bake Potatoes In Half The Time

Boil potatoes for 15 minutes before putting them in the oven.

Zolushka Potato 50 Seeds - White Skin/White Flesh

Earn points to redeem towards gift cards and high-value coupons by making the world a greener place!

Recyclebank rewards you for taking actions that have a positive impact on the environment, like recycling. Earn points for living a little greener and use your points for valuable rewards--like discounts and free products.  Click here to start earning points!

Rubbermaid Deskside We Recycle Container, 7 Gallons, 14 1/4H x 15W x 10 1/4D, Blue

Monday, April 18, 2011 deal: $25 gift certificates for $3!'s 70% promotion just got even better! You can get most $25 gift certificates for $3, PLUS receive a FREE $25 eGift Card* when you buy 5 gift certificates! Use promo code “ENJOY” at checkout. Offer ends April 20th! Weekly Promo Offer 468 x 60

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Breast Support

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Breast Support:

- Broccoli
- Cauliflower
- Kale
- Radish
- Cabbage
- Mustard

Green Calabrese Broccoli 500 Seeds-GARDEN FRESH!

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Safely pick up shards of glass without a vacuum cleaner

If you break something and end up with small shards of broken glass you can pick them up by gently pressing a piece of Play-Doh or a slice of bread on the area.  Make sure you throw it away somewhere safe so kids do not accidentally find it and play with it afterwards.
Play-Doh 24 Pack of Colors

Monday, April 11, 2011

Save Money On Gas

Fill up early in the morning when the air is cool and the gas is dense.  You will get more gas and less air for your money!

No-Spill 1405 2-1/2-Gallon Poly Gas Can (CARB Compliant)

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Prostate Support

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Prostate Support:

- Saw Palmetto
- Nettle
- Pumpkin Seed

Nature's Way Nettle Herb, Capsules 100ea

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Change your mind set about spending

Instead of thinking "what do I need to buy?", think "what do I have that I can use?" That is how people get through hard financial times.

Friday, April 8, 2011

Pay off debts

If you get a raise, do not increase your lifestyle spending.  Instead, save the extra or pay off debts.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Free mulch and firewood

See if your local dump or recycling center offers free firewood or mulch.  If they do, they normally ask that you bring a bag and shovel.  Since it is free, you will be doing the work of loading it into your vehicle.

Scotts Nature Scapes Color-Enhanced Mulch Sierra Red - 2 Cubic Feet

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Save money and energy on your refrigerator

Keep the freezer full.  Put bottles of water in to fill up space if you need to.  It is less expensive to keep a full freezer cold than an empty one.  Plus, if your electricity goes out, your freezer will stay cold longer!

Frigidaire FFFC07M2KW 7.2 cu. ft. Chest Freezer - White

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

9 Healthy Sleep Tips

1. Try to keep a regular sleeping schedule.  Go to bed and wake up around the same time each day.
2. Avoid napping during the day.
3. Avoid caffeine, alcohol and nicotine for at least 2-3 hours before going to bed.
4. Make your room dark when you sleep.
5. Associate your bed with sleeping.
6. Exercise during the day, but not too close to bedtime.
7. Do not eat large meals right before you go to sleep.
8. Keep the temperature comfortable in your bedroom.
9. Avoid stress right before bed.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Tons of Free Stuff

Click here to see a list of free stuff that I have found online!  There are valuable coupons, free magazine subscriptions and product samples.

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Hormone Support

Natural Herbal Health Remedies for Hormone Support:

- Chaste Tree
- Red Clover
- Raspberry Leaf

Traditional Medicinals Organic Raspberry Leaf Herbal Tea, 16-Count Wrapped Tea Bags (Pack of 6)

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Save Money And The Environment By Using Vinegar As A Weed Killer

Instead of using toxic chemicals like commercial weed killers to kill your weeds, fill a spray bottle with vinegar and spray the weeds.  After a few hours in the sun, the weeds should wilt and die.

Roundup 5700010 1.33-Gallon Extended Control Weed & Grass Killer Plus Weed Preventer Pull 'N Spray

Friday, April 1, 2011

Friday Blog Hop 4/1/11

Best Deals of April

April is the best time to buy:

- Televisions
- Home
- Boots and Winter Wear
- Used Cars
- Car Accesories and Parts
- Laptops
- Fabric
- Cookware
- Vacuum Cleaners