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Friday, December 23, 2011

Check out this Instant Win Game I'm participating in...

Check out this Instant Win Game I'm participating in...
Friday, September 9, 2011

Free Sample of Axe Hold + Touch Spiking Glue .65 oz

Free Sample of: Axe Hold + Touch Spiking Glue .65 oz.

Link: HERE

Limited to the first 20,000.
Ends: September 15, 2011

Free Mini Candle w/ $10 Purchase @ Bath & Body Works

FIRST, check out my previous post today: Free 2 oz 'Charmed Life' Bath & Body Works Lotion, no purchase reqd!

NEXT, check out this additional deal:

Free Mini Candle w/ $10 Purchase
Ends: 10/2/11

Link to print coupon: HERE

Free 2 oz 'Charmed Life' Bath & Body Works Lotion, no purchase reqd!

Bath & Body Works

Free 2 oz. Charmed Life Body Lotion
No purchase requrired
Valid: Sept. 9 - Sept. 11, 2011

Link to printable PDF: HERE

Online coupon code: FBF114230
Friday, May 13, 2011

Old Navy - Save 50% on a Single Item Printable Coupon

Old Navy stores

Save 50% on a Single Item at Regular Price!!!
Valid: May 13 to May 15, 2011 only

Link to printable coupon: HERE
Friday, April 15, 2011

Free Kellogg's Earth Day Bag w/ Purchase of 2 Cereals (Pay S&H)

Free Kellogg's Earth Day Bag w/ Purchase of 2 Cereals

Mail In:
* Printable Order Form (see below)
* Two UPC's from Kellogg's Cereal (10 oz or more)
* $1.75 Check or Money Order (Shipping & Handling Cost)

Printable Earth Day Bag Order Form: HERE

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Ben & Jerry's Free Ice Cream Cone Day, Tuesday April 12

Ben & Jerry's Free Ice Cream Cone Day
Tuesday, April 12, 2011

More information: HERE

Locate your local Ben & Jerry's: HERE

(I sure wish they'd bring a store to Iowa!)
Friday, April 8, 2011

Save 30% to 50% on Clearance & $15 off $75 @ Old Navy Stores!

Per Old Navy's Facebook Page:

Saturday & Sunday (April 9 & 10)
Take 30% to 50% Off Clothing IN-STORES only!

Grab yourself a:
Save $15 on $75 Order - Printable Coupon
Link: HERE
*requires facebook
Friday, April 1, 2011

VF Outlet Friends & Family Event - Save 20% Now!

VF Outlet Friends & Family Event

Save 20% on Your Purchase

Valid: March 31 to April 3, 2011

Link to more information & printable coupon: HERE

Free Outside-In Cinnamon Bites @ Arby's

Arby's: Free Outside-In Cinnamon Bites with Combo Meal Purchase

Link to Printable Coupon: HERE

HURRY, this coupon expires April 7, 2011

IHOP's Kids' Eat Free in April!

IHOP's Kids' Eat Free Deal

Duration: April, the whole month!
Times: 4 PM to 10 PM
Who: Kids aged 12 and under

One FREE Kids' Meal with each Adult Entree Purchase
- Free Kids' Meal must be from their "Just for Kids" menu
- Drinks are NOT included, unless otherwise noted in the menu

Link to IHOP's Press Release: LINK
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Bissell PowerForce Turbo Bagless Vacuum - $52.92 After Rebate!

Walmart has the Bissell PowerForce Turbo Bagless Vacuum now priced at $62.92, it was $69.94 - this is BOTH an online price AND the price IN-store! (Walmart is currently the lowest price out there to pair with the rebate)

My last blog post, Bissell Mail-In Rebate, provides the link to a printable Bissell Mail-In Rebate - for this vacuum, you can get $10 back!!!
You end up paying $52.92 after the rebate!!!

Now, with all the dollar sense, HOW WELL DOES IT WORK?
Fantastic! Oh my! I am in love!!! I am BEYOND happy with my vacuum purchase. The power of the suction is beyond par for this price range. It pulled up cat hair and dust bunnies that my other vacuum wouldn't get (and that one wasn't that old!). There's also a HEPA filter, which makes me happy in helping keep the air in our home clean!
I personally HIGHLY recommend this vacuum!!!

Bissell PowerForce Turbo Bagless Upright Vacuum

Friday, March 25, 2011

Bissell Mail-In Rebate

Buying a new vacuum?

Check out this Bissell Mail-In Rebate, link: HERE

* $10 Mail-in rebate on BISSELL products from $60-$99
* $20 Mail-in rebate on BISSELL products from $100-$199
* $40 Mail-in rebate on BISSELL products $200 and above

Valid purchase dates: March 20 to May 15, 2011
Rebate eligible for UP to 3 items.
Purchases can be done in-store or online.
Must send in the completed rebate form, UPC (cut from box), and original receipt.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Make toilet cleaning a breeze!

Who likes to clean toilets? Not me!!! Let me tell you about a product I tried from BzzAgent that makes cleaning toilets a breeze!

Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel

This picture is what is included in the box of Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel. The wand was very easy to snap together. The gel discs are already inside the wand's clear part, so there is no need for you to touch it!

The next step is to remove the snap-on lid off the wand and then press the wand inside your toilet up by the rim. (see my lovely demonstration)

Remove wand from the toilet and you are done!!!
The gel disc stays put by itself. When the toilet is flushed the water will run over the disc and keep it clean and smelling fresh!

Some side notes of Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel:

The first day of use the smell is a bit powerful for those that are sensitive to smells - as for my family, we loved the strength of the smell.

I would be a little concerned if you have toddlers that like to investigate things - as they may see the gel disc in the toilet and what to know what it is and touch it - I don't think that would be a good idea, but definitely might happen. With that said, I don't know that I would recommend it for families with toddlers. But for all other households, I highly recommend Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel!!

I am a BzzAgent member, which is a Word-of-Mouth Program, and I received this product in a SC Johnson Smart Easy Spring Cleaning Kit.

BzzAgent Badge

Golden Age Cheese Co - Naturally tasting, scrumptious cheese!

Golden Age Cheese Co. sent me some cheese recently to try.

Based in New York, Golden Age Cheese Co. is a family owned and operated business that started back in 1983. Their mission: to produce the best natural quality cheese.

What I tried:
* Sharp Cheddar Block Cheese
* Plain Cheese Curds (My favorite!)
* Bacon & Chive Cheese Curds
* Cajun Cheese Curds

My thoughts: FANTASTIC!!! Golden Age Cheese makes delicious cheese, hands down! The cheese curds were large in portion size, non-greasy, and creamy. It was very naturally tasting along with being healhty. The Bacon & Chive Curds were bacon packed with a somewhat smoked flavor (maybe from the bacon). These cheese curds would be perfect for snacking on or serving at Graduation Parties/Weddings/More! I sliced the block cheese and used it on cold sandwiches and also grilled cheese - absolutely scrumptious!

Their packaging and shipping process is fast and secure. The cheese came wrapped in insulated bubble wrap with an ice pack to ensure the cheese stays as cold as possible during shipping! Excellent!

I DO recommend Golden Age Cheese - Make sure you check them out with the following links:

Like their Facebook Page: LINK
Follow them on their Twitter Page: LINK
Check out their Blog: LINK
Call them to place an order: (607) 458-5365
Thursday, March 17, 2011

Give & Get - Save 30% March 17 - 20 @ Gap, Old Navy, & More!

Here's a GREAT way to save some cash for yourself, and help out Habitat for Humanity at the same time!!!

What it is:
GAP Give & Get
You SAVE 30%
5% of your purchase goes to Habitat for Humanity

Where it is:
Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Banana Republic Factory Store, and Gap Outlet in-store

When it is:

March 17 - 20, 2011

Link: HERE

(note: I chose Habitat for Humanity as my non-profit)
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Free Sample of Purex Complete Detergent with Zout

Get your FREE Sample of Purex Complete Detergent with Zout!!

Link: HERE

FYI: After submitting, the site kindly informed me it takes up to 12 weeks! (hoping it will arrive sooner!)

$1 Off Coupon for Purex Complete Crystals Laundry Softener @ Walmart

Purex Complete Crystals Laundry Softener
Save $1 at Walmart with this coupon!

Link: HERE

Free Small Potato Ole with Grilled Burrito Purchase @ Taco John's!

Taco John's
Free Small Potato Ole with Grilled Burrito Purchase
Expires: March 24, 2011

Link to printable coupon: HERE
Monday, March 14, 2011

Free Kids Meal w/ Adult Entree @ O'Charley's This Week!


Free Kids Meal with Adult Entree Purchase
Valid March 14 to March 20, 2011

Link to printable coupon: HERE
Thursday, March 3, 2011

Swag Bucks - The easy route to earning prizes, gift certificates, and more!

Swag Bucks

What are Swag Bucks?
Swag Bucks are the web's premier digital dollar. Accumulate at your own pace and redeem them for exclusive prizes.  (reference Swag Bucks FAQ Section)

Swag Bucks is a VERY easy way to earn points (called Swag Bucks) that you can accumulate and redeem for various prizes and sweepstakes, including my favorite, Amazon Gift Certificates!

For instance, right now, if you accumulate 450 Swag Bucks, you can that redeem those 450 SB for a $5 Amazon Gift Certificate. Once your Gift Certificate posts to your Swag Bucks account, then you simply add it to your Amazon account and you can either spend it that day or save it (like me) and accumulate your totals - this is a GREAT idea to help with Birthdays/Graduation/Christmas gifts! (Who out there doesn't like free stuff?)

I've already redeemed for over $90 total in Amazon Gift Certificates - all earned with very little effort on my part, and very little time! 

There are numerous (I haven't counted, but I'm sure there's over 100 different ones) things you can redeem your Swag Bucks for, like stickers, posters, gift certificates (not just for Amazon, they have other stores), sweepstakes where you can try for a chance to win big ticket items, and more!

How do you earn Swag Bucks?
Easily, that's how! No, really, I'm being serious!
Searching, like you do on Google, is the most common/easiest route. All you need to do is download the search bar to your computer (no worries folks, no viruses, and it does NOT slow down your computer). You may not earn Swag Bucks on each and every search you do, so just keep searching! When I want to go to a particular website, for instance Facebook, instead of typing in the URL, I search for it with my Swag Bucks Search Bar, this helps better your chances of earning more SB!

Surveys, they are easy and usually short surveys, but sometimes longer ones - still easy to do!

Shopping online, if you are already planning on making an online purchase, check to see if the retailer is a supported on Swag Bucks and use their links, then you earn SB's for your purchases!

Daily Polls, these are a cinch, and take one click and almost zero thoughts. Basically, a question with multiple choice answers, and you choose the one that best fits you!

Watching Videos, I've been watching Swag Bucks Videos more often lately, as I've found the cooking videos to be very interesting and informing. And yeah, I like to earn more Swag Bucks!

There are other ways you can earn Swag Bucks, many more ways. Make sure you check out the Swag Bucks Blog daily also, as sometimes they hide a Swag Bucks code or two in there.

Search & Win

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Febreeze NOTICEables Rebate - $3.50 w/ receipt, upc, form!

Febreeze NOTICEables Rebate - $3.50 w/ receipt, upc, form!

Get a New Freshener First -  purchase a new Febreze NOTICEables scented oil warmer.
Send them your receipt - Then send us your NOTICEables receipt, UPC code and completed trade-up form.
Get your noticeables rebate - They will send you a check for $3.50

PDF Link: HERE - a form you can print from home!
Monday, February 28, 2011

Cedar Rapids: Pay $10 for $20 in gift cards to Flying Weinie, today only!

Hey Cedar Rapids!

Did you know, today only, you can purchase a $20 gift card for Flying Weinie, on the corner of 1st St. & 8th Ave. SW, and pay $10? 

This deal is today only! 

 Click: HERE

Come along on my Quest: Vacuum

Come join me this week on a quest to find a great, reliable, and cost-friendly upright vacuum!
~ Watch for posts, shout out your opinions, share with your friends!
Saturday, February 19, 2011

Uno Flash Game - $6.17 After Discount (Was $34.99) @ Amazon

UNO Flash Game

Link: HERE

List Price:      $34.99
Price:     $16.17
Additional $10 Off select Mattel Games - use link above, check mark, add to cart, proceed to check out - this DOES work!
Cost: $6.17 After Discount!


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Hi! My name is Patty, and I live in the Midwest; Iowa to be exact. I love WOM (Word-of-Mouth) and love sharing my opinions on things, including products, deals I find, and life with my readers. Welcome to my blog!
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