Sep 262014
 
Publix Coupon Match Ups - Saved $112!

The boys were off from school yesterday, so we postponed our weekly Publix trip until today. We bought a lot of food, used a lot of coupons and saved a lot of money. There was a lot of junk in the grocery cart today, and we also picked up a discounted movie at the Redbox [...]

Sep 252014
 
Friday Blog Giveaway Linky September 2014

Have you been winning any giveaways lately? We are trying very hard to win some Christmas gifts for the kids, but so far we’ve not had much success. You can’t win, if you don’t try, so wee keep on trying.   We’ve been almost too busy to enter giveaways this week, but whenever we get [...]

Sep 252014
 
Squash is Back at ALDI - Saved $18

I’m so excited that squash is back at ALDI. Unfortunately, there were no butternut squash in stock at our local South Florida store, but we picked up a spaghetti squash instead. At $1.89 for a spaghetti squash (not per lb), it sure is a great deal, and I cannot wait for finding butternut squash at [...]

Sep 232014
 
Motherhood

It doesn’t happen often, but between an early morning middle school conference, a doctor’s appointment with three kids in tow, taking the three little ones to the playground, running away from two rainstorms, helping three kids with homework while our youngest was hungry for attention, and helping our 12-year-old middle school kid finish up a [...]

Sep 192014
 
VTech’s Go! Go! Smart Animals Tree House Hideaway Playset Review & Giveaway

When it comes to gifts for the kids this holiday season, we focus on books and toys that can keep our kids entertained, let them use their imaginations, and toys that they can play with both independently or together. The newest toy in the Frugality Is Free play area is VTech’s Go! Go! Smart Animals [...]

Sep 192014
 
Friday Finals September - Paid $111 For $302 Worth of Groceries, Shoes & Gifts

After last week’s well below budget shopping, I stayed right below budget this week. Thankfully I got some shopping one early in the week, because this week I actually succumbed to an upper respiratory infection, and since I am already dealing with asthma, it has not been fun. The strange part is that none of [...]

Sep 182014
 
Friday Giveaway Linky Blog Contests

Have you been winning any giveaways lately? We are trying very hard to win some Christmas gifts for the kids, but so far we’ve not had much success. You can’t win, if you don’t try, so wee keep on trying.   Check out all of the great giveaways listed right here at the Fantastic Friday [...]