Saturday, August 14, 2010

Fru-Gal Tidbit August 14

Today at Meijers selected Post cereal is on sale for 99 cents. If you buy four boxes they take $2.00 off your order. It ends up being 50 cents a box. I did this twice so I can donate four boxes of cereal to the Ronald McDonald House.

Sign up to receive a Farm Friends Welcome Kit from Organic Valley

FREE business cards from Starbucks

Burt's Bee Natural Toothpaste Sample

Tomorrow's Harvest Smart Storage Food sample

National Park FREE weekend Aug 14 and Aug 15

I hate to tell people to spend money but if you can't budget your money and are living week by week this might be what you need. I personally have not done the Dave Ramsey system but from the many people that I know that have they have learned something to help them budget and better there financial future. The package is usually $127 but is now $44 - I want to remind you I never have used his system.
Use promotional code MORE to receive More Than Enough from Dave Ramsey for FREE.

Like Eucerin on facebook and they will send you a free sample of Eucerin Daily Skin Balance

Friday, August 13, 2010

Fru-Gal Tidbit August 13

Coupon for Buy one get one free Starbucks Doubleshot Energy and Coffee

Like Regal Theatres on facebook and receive a weekly coupon (today coupon is $1.00 raisinetes)

Receive a Miracle Skin Transformer Sample

Today only use your Visa card for buy one get one free movie tickets

Show a valid student ID at The Body Shop to receive $5 off your purchase

Like Dollar General on facebook and receive a coupon for $5 off your $25 purchase

Sunday, August 14th is Teacher Appreciation Day at Big Lots get 10% off your entire order when show a valid ID.

Until August 15th receive 30% off your Aeropostale purchase

Take additional 50% off your summer purchase at Lane Bryant. Just enter promotional code 050000159 at checkout

Become a member and Ronco will send you free spaghetti

Whole Food Friday only deal
Honest Kids Organic Quencher Pouches 8pk
2 for $4 save over 50%

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Fru-Gal Column August 12

If you have school age kids I am sure you are busy getting everything on your school required items list. When I write about free things I also find many items specific to educators. I would like to share them with you. Parents and homeschool teachers also can sign up for some of them. Use the retail coupons to save you money when buying new school clothes or backpacks.
· SUBWAY restaurants are offering a program for educators to promote fitness and healthy eating for children. Educators can receive a FREE Subway Random Acts of Fitness for Kids kit full of engaging classroom activities and tools to promote a healthier lifestyle.

· Request a free copy of The Meatrix movies for your school or school event. This movie is a way to encourage your child’s school to serve sustainable food.

· Orkin is offering kids and teachers free Insect Safari guidebook to help teach kids about insects in a fun manner.

· Educators and Parents can request hundreds of hands-on, lessons plan ideas designed to stimulate independent thinking through visual learning from Crayola Crayons.

· The Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard Medical School want to partner with educators to receive a copy of “Once Upon a Tide” DVD. This program will help children learn about the importance of the marine environment.

· The UN Refugee Agency is offering human rights lesson plans to help you introduce refugee issues and stories into your curriculum.

· Science teachers request your free video series of Women Are Scientists that showcases successful female scientists in their specialties.

· Teachers join with the EPA to help teach children how to conserve water.

· FREE greeting cards, welcome cards or thank you cards for teachers from tiny prints. Just enter code APPLE2010. Offer good until October 31,2010.

· Teachers and Student can receive 15 percent off their purchase at Banana Republic in the Fayette Mall just by presenting a valid id or teachers can bring in a past pay stub.

· The Container Store would like to help teachers organize their classroom by giving them 15 percent off your purchase through the Organized Teachers Discount Program.

· Teachers get extra credit on Fridays at Michaels craft stores by present your educator ID and receive an additional 10 percent off your purchase. Offer good until September 24.

· Get discounted prices for educators and students from Adobe.
· Coupon for 20 percent of your purchase at Children’s Place Good until September 1st.
· Save 15 percent on hundred dollar purchase at Banana Republic just by using your VISA card. You do need to print out coupon. Good until October 31st.
· Every week Barker will bury an Old Navy coupon for you to find. Pick a hole to see if your savings are buried there. Keep digging until you find your coupon.
· Buy a Backpack for $10 at Old Navy and receive a free lunch kit. Offer good until August 19 in store only.
· Ecomom is a website providing eco-conscious products for you and your children. Save 20 percent off your first order when you use promotional code NC20.
· Try on a pair of Jessica Simpson Jeans at Macy’s and you will receive a free ‘layer me’ tee. This promotion ends August 14th or while supplies last.
· Receive twenty dollars off a pair of Revo sunglasses when you recycle an old pair of sunglasses at Macy’s. Offer good until August 25.
· Buy a Mac for college and get a free iPod touch. New Apple store opening at Fayette Mall .

· Join Meijer for a Back to School Event on August 14 from 11am to 2pm. There will be fun activities, giveaways, back to school snacks and more.

· Post-It Notes one dollar coupon making this product free at Target or Walmart.

· Get a free Jiffy mix recipe book that includes recipes from their new mixes- Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix, Oatmeal Cookie Mix and Sugar Cookie Mix.

· Want to organize a group of moms to fundraise for your kids’ school? Get an online tool that takes the hassle out of managing parent helpers. Just register for free, use the planning wizard to map out volunteer tasks, and your list of potential volunteers will receive instant email invitations.

· Like Atlanta Bread on their facebook page to receive a coupon for a free cookie.

· TLC wants to help you capture all your favorite summer moments with Snapfish. Simply fill out the form and you’ll receive one of several gifts worth up to $100 in value from Snapfish.

· Schedule your Fantasy Football Draft party at Hooters and they will match you boneless wing for boneless wing. You also will receive a FREE Fantasy Draft Kit while supplies last.

· Get two free 5 x 7 photo prints at Walmart when you purchase two packages of Life Savers Candy. Print out the 50 cents coupon on website.

· Take a free class from Dave Ramsey’s Total Money Makeover Plan.

· Become a Walgreen’s photo member and receive 25 FREE 4 by 6 prints.

· Subscribe to Amazon’s TV-centric email newsletter until August 15 and get a code worth $10 off one of the selected TV seasons DVDs. The code will be sent via email on August 17 and need to be redeemed by August 19.

· Prana in the Park is a one hour free Yoga class on August 14 starting at 10am. Bring a yoga mat and beach towel to Woodland Park, 601 E. High Street. For more information call Natural Awakenings at (859) 509-4149.

· Simply Nutrition, is offering a free webinar on August 18 at 8pm. This webinar helps parents learn what a healthy diet for children consist of, how to present healthy foods in a positive way so children will want to eat them. Registration is required to receive webinar dial-up information. Attendees can participate from home and view the webinar on their home computer monitor. To register visit and click on Events.

· Live Jazz tonight at the Central Library downtown starting at 7:00pm. This month’s performance is Lexington’s own Kim Pensyl .

· Bring your dog to Incredipet on Southland Rd and Richmond Rd for their SweetSpots Ice Cream Social, Saturday August 14th from noon to 3pm.

· Sign up for Halo email newsletter and receive a coupon for free healthsome dog treats.

· Sign up for email updates and promotions at Marshall Pet and receive free a 2-pack plastic bell toys.

· Look at DVD racks in Kroger stores for FREE Movie ticket display. You purchase specially marked Sony DVD or Blu-ray and receive $10 ticket value at participating theaters to see SALT, EAT PRAY LOVE or THE OTHER GUYS or up to $10 in e-concession cash.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Fru-Gal Tidbit August 11

FREE issue of Glo Journey Adventurer to India magazine

FREE year subscription to Bridal Guide Magazine

FREE 40 prints from York Photo just use code YMW4CP at checkout

Sign up for Disney Rewards and receive a free ecopy of Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue

Get a free Get Fit Kit from Natural Vitality

Frederic Fekkai on August 26th will be giving away complimentary full size styling products to Saks Fifth Avenue shoppers nationwide. Just like them today on facebook

$1.50 coupon to Welch's Healthy Start Juice
I got a bottle yesterday that was marked down to $1.99 so it just cost me 49 cents

Get a $1.00 coupon for Hot Pocket Sliders when you like them on facebook

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Fru-Gal Tidbit August 10

Walgreens has select Secret Soothing Effects deodorant marked down to $2.29 you then receive $3 in register rewards. These rewards are rolling that means you can use it to purchase another deodorant. I tried it yesterday at two different stores and it worked.

Walgreens also has Hanes socks and underwear for buy one get one free. There is a $1.00 peelie coupon on package. Remember you can use two coupons even though the second item is free. Example: boys socks are $3.99 a package purchase two for $3.99 use two $1.00 coupons= final cost is $1.99 for two packages.

Other Walgreens deals

Dial Body Wash $3.99
Register Rewards $3.00
Printable $1.00 coupon
Final cost = FREE

Biotrue Multi purpose eye care $4.99
Register Rewards $4.00
Printable $1.00 coupon
Final cost = FREE

Glade Sense and Spray $6.99
Register Rewards $2.00
Printable $3.00 coupon (click on household)
Final cost = $1.99

CVS deals

Schick Hydro 3 razor $8.97
Extracare bucks $4.00
$5.00 coupon in 8/8 Sunday paper
Final cost = FREE

Airwick Imotion Starter Kit $4.99
$4.00 coupon in 8/8 Sunday paper
Final cost = 99 cents

Dulcolax Balance $9.99
Extracare bucks $9.99
$3.00 coupon in 8/8 Sunday paper
Final cost = money maker

Lysol Healthy Touch System $9.99
Extracare bucks $5.00
$3.00 coupon from 7/11 Sunday paper
Final cost = $1.99

Rite Aid

Crest Pro-Health toothpaste $2.69
Riteaid rebate of $2.69
$1.00 coupon in 8/1 Sunday paper
Final cost= moneymaker

Schick Razor $5.99
$5.00 coupon in 8/8 Sunday paper
Final cost = 99 cents

Schick Shave Gel $1.99
$1.00 coupon in 8/8 Sunday paper
Final cost = 99 cents

Sign up for Smart for Life newsletter to receive your free underWAY Beverage and Smart for LIfe Chocolate Chip Cookie

Get up to 75% off Skechers at

Like A&W on their facebook page and get a coupon for a free Rootbeer float

Shindigz is offering 1-cent personalized 18x54 banners Make your own or use there design it was really easy to do. Just make sure you select Item B1118 for $14.79 You do have to pay for shipping which is unfortunately $7.98. When checking out use promotion code SS2R3M. I don't know when promotion ends so create one before it does.

Oster Merton 7 piece cookware sets list price $129.99 now $37.66

Monday, August 9, 2010

Fru-Gal TIdbit August 9

I am going to ask everyone to vote again please for Harold Dennis whom is representing the Ronald McDonald House for the best dressed in Lexington for Tops of Lex. You can vote everyday until Thursday. Thanks Dennis

Protege 6 piece travel bag set for $6.00 at Walmart

Free sample of Bio-35!/Bio35?v=app_4949752878

Try on a pair of Jessica Simpson new jean line at Macy's and receive a free "layer me" tee shirt. Promotion is good until August 14th or until supplies last.

Get 20% off your purchase at Gap and Old Navy when you enter KIDS20 at checkout good until 8/11 online only

Today is the last day to get FREE stuff from Vistaprint. There are 10 items offered for free you just pay shipping. It is a great way to personalized a gift for someone or just get some business cards, invitation and more for yourself.

$1 coupon for Post-It Notes they are on sale at Target and Walmart they should be close to FREE

Buy one entree and appetizer and get one entree FREE at TGI Fridays good until August 11

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Fru-Gal Tidbit August 8

Sign up for email newsletter and receive a free Healthsome Treats from Halo

Sign up for Marshall Pet's newsletters and receive 2pk plastic ball toy

Get your free pack of Extra Dessert Delights gum. Promotional code 353637

Receive a free sample of GoodNites Underwear from Kimberly Clark

Get a free 2oz sample of Dark Kiss Sexy Fragrance from Bath and Body Works this weekend only

Join the Earth's Best Family to receive your FREE Earth's Best Organic Infant Formula Sample

Get $10 off your order at Allergy Superstore. No minimum purchase required.