Friday, September 9, 2011

Frugal Forum September 10

Free Lego Magazine

Twinings Tea samples

Free sample of Joe Coffee

Free Halloween PocketBac with any purchase this weekend only at Bath & Body Works

Free USA Cares T-Shirt when you share your 9-11 story on Huddle House facebook page

$1 off Wendy Frosty Treat

$5 personalized banners at ShinDigz

Free Burger at Ruby Tuesday with purchase of any two non-alcoholic drinks good until September 18

Friday deal at Whole Foods is buy one get one free Talenti Gelato. What a great way to try this dessert.

12 pack of Rubbermaid Universal Recycleable Bins originally $79.20 now $10.40 87% off has $1.50 Johnson Natural product coupon (look under personal care) match with a sale for good deal.
Bath & Body Works has posted a coupon on their facebook wall for free Charming girls product.

$2 off any Neosporin antibiotic product
(this coupon should print immediately)

Walgreens has Neosporin spray 26 oz, cleansing foam 2.3 oz, ointment or cream 0.5-1 oz on sale for $2 off this week! It appears the lowest price item is $4.99, so only $0.99 after the $2 off sale and $2 coupon!- I haven’t test this yet but check it out.

Don’t forget about Kroger’s Spin to Win game there is two more days left.

Free subscription to Baby Talk

$2 coupon for any one Garnier Moisturizer

Blockbuster freebies codes

Celebrate Grandparent’s day at Fazoli’s with 99 cents spaghetti meal for your favorite grandparent.

Chinese Moon Festival at MoonDance Amphitheater Saturday, September 10 from 4pm to 8pm. FREE for everyone.

Chinese American dancers, singers & musicians, best fresh Mooncake competition - you will be the judge, free tasting with a variety of flavors, mini-Chinese language lessons, Chinese riddles and fun games, Chinese essay and drawing contest, displays by community groups and vendors. FREE access to Beaumont Centre Family YMCA facilities and lantern making activities (for more info call 219-9622 ext.24) starting at 2:00 pm. Plan to enjoy dinner under the moon with family and friends (delicious Chinese foods available for purchase). For more information visit .

This Saturday the dogs can go swimming before the closing of the Woodland Pool. This is a fundraiser for the wonderful dog parks we have in Lexington.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Frugal Forum September 8

Give your little one a personalized call from one of Disney’s princesses

$10 off $25 or more purchase this weekend at Macy’s coupon

Free samples of Invisible Glass Cleaner

Get a free Mushroom and Swiss Roast Beef sandwich at Arby’s with purchase of drink and curly fries

Enjoy 20% off your online order at PF Chang’s any day between September 8-12 just enter FOOTBALL in the promotion code field during checkout.

Go to Rite Aid Facebook page to get $3 store coupon and you can pair this with a manufacturer coupon for extra savings

Get a sample of Ojon Restorative Hair Serum

Free 32oz bottle of Evamor water coupon.

Create two personalized coin purse at Artscow for $13.98 and shipping $8.98 use coupn code MCP499199 to receive discount making final price $4.99.

Send a cheesy ecard from Denny’s to a friend and they will receive a free cheese quesadilla at Denny’s so wil you.

If you have used StaphAseptic First Aid Wound Care take a short survey and they will send you a full tube.

Shutterfly is offering a free greeting card or 5x7 or 5x5 stationery card. Enter code: CARD4U for a limited time. Shipping on the card is only 99 cents.

Get a bonus coupon when you log into your Cellfire account today only.
If you haven’t signed up yet this site allows you to load digital coupons on your Kroger Plus Card.

Get free popcorn when you enter your mobile phone number at The Official Page of Regal Entertainment Group facebook page.

Some time today Random Acts of Chocolate will be giving away free chocolate for you and a friend.

Sign up for SaveMore and receive a $10 credit. You then can use your credit to purchase Ion Sports Watch was $26.99 now $10 with free shipping. You do need to put in a credit card number but will not get billed. I have purchased lots of stuff from this site that was reasonablly priced.

Request a parental stress line magnet for free from

Sign up for Lowe’s Build and Grow clinic this Saturday 10am. Your kids will build a Police Car including stickers and a flashing light.

This Saturday at Toys R Us join Thomas the Train for a play date between 11 and 1pm.

Babies R Us is having a Baby Safety Day Event on Saturday, from 12 to 2pm. Learn about safety from your car seat to your home.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Frugal Forum September 7

Give free flowers on FTD Good Neighbor Day. This deal isn’t available in Lexington but there is some surrounding towns in KY. Take a look and share it with a friend that lives in one of the participating areas. They do have to go to the florist but they get free flowers for themself and for someone else.

Free subscription to Guitar Player magazine and Bass Player magazine

Bayer aspirin is giving away 2,000 bottles of aspirin a day just enter your email get an alert when they start giving free bottle coupons.

Check out coupons at Toys R Us for today and tomorrow only

Check your emails to see if you got a coupon valid for FREE 10 pack of batteries at CVS with $15 purchase. Good today only. If you didn’t go online to register your ExtraCare CVS card to receive offers like this in the future.

Get 4x6 prints for just 1 penny at Snapfish until September 10 just enter promotional code PENNY094U at checkout to apply discount. I think this code can be five times until September 10

Reserve your free breakfast entrée at Chick-fil-A. From September 6-10, 2011 participating Chick-fil-A are giving away a variety of free breakfast entrees to those who make a reservation online.

Spend $50 get $10 off your purchases at Old Navy coupon – expires Thursday, September 8

I told you to print out the SoftSoap 75 cents coupon and wait for a sale. CVS has it on sale next week for $2.99 get $2 back in extracare bucks making it 99 cents us e 75 cents coupon = 24 cents.

Free mini candle at Bath and Body Works with $10 purchase coupon

Little Pet Shop Lpso Virtual Pets- Kitty- Golden originally $19.99 now $4.70 at Amazon

Personalized Greeting Cards for 99 cents at the CardStore. Today and tomorrow only no coupon necessary.

Cute party favors from Pier 1 Imports for just 8 cents each

Assorted Fruit Soaps only 48 cents was $2

Free Playtex Sample

Get a subscription to three magazines:
Lowe’s Creative Ideas for Home and Garden
Lowe’s Creative Ideas for Outdoor Living
Lowe’s Creative Ideas for Weekend Projects

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Frugal Forum September 6

This week at Target get a free 12” Market Pantry frozen pizza when you buy any of qualifying games. Sorry board game, Battleship game, Operation game use $4 game coupon from

Free samples from Kroger

This rebate offer is found in the September issue of Shape magazine. Just purchase one bottle of Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure at Walmart and you’ll be able to submit your receipt to get back a $10 Walmart gift card!
Along with your Walmart receipt, you’ll need to send your name, address, phone number, and email address to:
SHAPE – Sally Hansen GWP
PO Box 1919, Murray Hill Station
New York, NY 10156
* While supplies last. Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery.

Print out $1 Target coupon for Purina Whisker Lickin’s cat treats which should make them close to free or free

HSI 1” Ceramic Tourmaline Ionic Hair Straightener $49.23 originally $299

Download free music from PopChips facebook page

$1/2 Coca-Cola 20oz products

$1 off Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bars 6 packs coupon

$1 off De Wafelbakkers Frozen Pancakes coupon

Get up to 500 4x6 prints for a penny each with coupon PENNY094U expires September 10

Print out Softsoap coupons to use in the future. You always can find Softsoap on sale for $1.


Staples 8.5 x 11 Multipurpose Paper, 10 Ream Case $48.99
Earn $39 in Staples Rewards = $9.99 after rebate

Get $5 or $20 when you buy 5 gallons of pails of Behr Premium Plus or Behr Premium Plus Ultra interior at Home Depot

Purchase at $20 worth of TRANSFORMERS Dark of the Moon toys until 10/20/2011 and receive a TRANSFORMERS gift pack.

Buy one Wholly product and Disney’s The Lion King Diamond Edition. Receive $5 mail-in rebate.

Buy six FuzziBunz diapers get two free

Get $5 back whenyou buy one Elmer’s Glue Stick and Elmer’s Foam Tri-Fold Display pack

Get $10 rebate on any upright Bissell vacuum $60 - $90
Get $20 rebate on any upright Bissell vacuum over $100

Get a FREE Robert Downy Jr. movie rental at Blockbuster Express kiosks with the code RDJ. Code is good through 9/9/11

National Day of Encouragement is on September 12th. Family Christian Stores want to help you celebrate by giving away FREE greeting cards with Peanuts cartoons, in-stores through 9/12/11.

Monday, September 5, 2011

Frugal Forum September 5

I found the information about the buy $15 and receive $5 catalina at Kroger's pharmacy plus check out all the other Kroger catalina deals going on now.

Advil, Caltrate, Centrum Multi-Vitamin, Chapstick, Colgate Total, Colgate Max Fresh, Colgate Max White, Colgate Max Clean, Colgate Sensitive, Colgate Sensitive Pro Relief, Colgate Optic White Toothbrushes, Colgate 360 Total, Max Clean, Max Fresh, Max White, or Sensitive Pro Relief Toothbrushes, Irish Spring Body Wash, Bar, or Deodorant, Speed Stick and Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap Body Wash 15 oz, Softsoap Bar, Softsoap Liquid Hand Soap 8 oz+, Speed Stick
::: Valid 8/28/2011 – 9/28/2011 :::
Buy $15 and receive a $5 Catalina
Axe Deodorant, Excludes Travel and Trial Sizes
::: Valid 9/5/2011 – 10/2/2011 :::

Buy 2 and receive a $2 Catalina;
Buy 3 and receive a $3 Catalina
Butterball Lunchmeat
::: Valid through 9/10/2011 :::

Buy 3 and receive a $3 Catalina
Pampers Diapers and Wipes
::: Valid 8/28/2011 – 9/11/2011 :::
Buy $10 – $24.99 and receive a $2 Catalina On Your Next Pampers Purchase;
Buy $25+ and receive a $5 Catalina On Your Next Pampers Purchase

Jell-O Refrigerated Snacks
::: Valid 9/5/2011 – 10/2/2011 :::
Buy 3 and receive a $2 Catalina;
Buy 4 and receive a $3 Catalina;
Buy 5+ and receive a $4 Catalina

Hamburger Helper Meals
::: Valid 9/5/2011 – 10/2/2011 :::
Buy 3 and receive a $1 Catalina on your next chicken, beef, or tuna purchase;
Buy 4 and receive a $1.50 Catalina on your next chicken, beef, or tuna purchase;
Buy 5+ and receive a $2 Catalina on your next chicken, beef, or tuna purchase

Betty Crocker Fruit Snacks
::: Valid through 12/22/2011 :::
Buy $5 and receive a $1 Catalina – Purchases may be made over multiple transactions – Limit 10 Rewards Per Card
**This is a targeted offer. You will only receive this catalina if you’ve received a notification**

Sign up for a free $35 savings book on P&G products

Sign up for eatbetteramerica and receive up to $30 worth of coupons to print

Sign up to be a member of General Mills and save up to $42.45 this month with coupons

Enjoy Labor Day with 10 free wings at Hooters when you buy 10 wings. Available at participating Hooters locations.

Today only at Harbor Freight get free items with purchase coupon

Target just put out some new coupons. Print out $5 coupon for Merona bottom plus $5 off Mossimo apparel item

Like Save-A-Lot on their facebook page and receive a coupon for $5 off $25 purchase

Buy one get one free ice cream cone at Baskin Robbins

Free kids meal at Bob Evans Labor Day weekend only (with adult purchase)

20% off entire check at Denny’s

Free medium sub today only when you purchase a sub, chips and medium drink at Firehouse Sub

20% off O’Charleys today only

15% off your appetizers and entrees at TGI Friday

Purchase $40 of the eligible items at Sam’s Club and receive a $10 mail in rebate until September 21

The Disney Store is offering free shipping today only with promotional code LABORDAY at checkout.

Free New Zealand Colostrum Cream sample

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Frugal Column September 4

September is always a fun, freebie month for me because it is my birthday month. I always look forward to my FREE cappuccino at Starbucks and FREE ice cream from Baskin Robbins. Many companies are promoting their reward clubs or eclubs which give you coupons throughout the year but something special on your birthday. This is a missed opportunity for anyone who doesn’t time the time to sign up. Sit down and get comfy at your computer and start filling out these online registrations. I do recommend creating a gmail, Yahoo, or other no-cost email account just for freebies so your primary in-box is not bombarded by newsletters.

AMF bowling- Join the e-Club and receive exclusive monthly offers and a special birthday offer.
Applebee’s- Sign up for Applebee’s news to receive information on special events, new menu item plus receive a free dessert on your birthday.
Auntie Anne’s Pretzels- Sign up for Pretzel Perks and receive a different coupon every month.
Aveda- Join their birthday program to receive a free gift valued at up to $24 on your birthday. Join Aveda's Birthday Program today and get a free, full-size product on your birthday!
Backyard Burger- Join their eClub to receive a coupon for a free burger just for signing up.
Baskin Robbins- Sign up for their birthday club and you’ll get a free ice cream email five days before your birthday.
Bd’s Mongolian Grill- Sign up for Club Mongo and receive a special gift on your birthday.
Blue Bell Ice Cream- Sign up to be a member of the Blue Bell Country Club and you will receive monthly coupons and scoop up a free 1/2 gallon of ice cream during your birthday month.
Bob Evans- Sign your kids up for their birthday club and they will receive a free kid’s meal. Don’t forget to sign up for their BEmail. I just received a coupon for buy one get one free breakfast.
Buffalo Wild Wings- Sign up to receive email updates plus other hot news items. You will also receive a free piece of chocolate cake on your birthday.
Burger King- Sign up your child for Club BK and they receive a free kid’s meal on their birthday.
Captain D’s- Sign up your child for their kid’s birthday club and they will receive a special offer on their birthday. You can sign up now for their D’s Club and receive free desserts for a month at Captain D’s.
Carino’s Italian- Join their e-Club to receive special s, promotions and lastest news in your inbox.
Carrabbas- Join their Amici Club and receive valuable offer for complimentary menu items and invitations to special event plus much more.
Children Place- Sign up for the birthday club and receive a special coupon on your birthday plus one on your child’s birthday.
Chili’s- Sign up for Chili’s Email Club and receive exclusive offers a few times a month plus a free order of Skillet Queso & Chips just for signing up.
Chuck E. Cheese- Sign up for coupons, free tokens for your kid’s Birthday and other kids rewards
Coldstone Creamery- Join the Birthday Club and you’ll get a buy one get free ice cream creation on your birthday.
Country Buffet/Fire Mountain/Ryan’s- Join the e-Club and get a coupon for buy one get one free buffet meal just for joining plus a coupon on your birthday.
CVS- Register your ExtraCare card online and you’ll receive an Extra Care Bucks via email on your birthday.
Culver’s- Join the e-Club and receive coupons and a special offer on your birthday.
Dairy Queen- Sign up for the Blizzard Fan Club and get a Blizzard Treat coupon along with the latest news
Denny’s- Join Denny’s rewards to receive a free Grand Slam breakfast on your birthday.
Dunkin Donuts- Sign up for Perks Plus and you will receive a free medium beverage just for signing up and a free medium beverage on your birthday.
Farm Rich- Get special product offers before your birthday is make you birthday party special.
Firehouse Subs- Just bring in a valid ID on your birthday for a free medium celebratory sub.
Great American Cookie- Get a birthday surprise when you join Cookie mail.
IHOP-Be the first to receive exclusive offers including a free meal just for signing up, on your birthday and your one year anniversary of joining the Pancake Revolution.
Justice- Sign up for your Justice emails and you’ll snag discounts via email and a special discount/coupon on your birthday.
Kmart- Make your child’s birthday even more special by joining the Kmart Birthday Club. They will receive $5 Birthday Bucks, Birthday Crown, Happy Birthday Certificate and Birthday Fun Pack.
Krispy Kreme- Each Krispy Kreme store offers a different birthday promotion (some stores even give free dozen doughnuts and coffee on your birthday) so be sure to call your local store for more details. Do sign up for Friends of Krispy Kreme to receive special offers.
Lofthouse Cookies- Join Club Lofthouse, enter your birthday, and you will get a free cookie on your birthday. Just click on contact and leave a message to sign up for the birthday club.
Melting Pot- Join Club Fondue to receive offers on fondue, wine events, food tasting and reservations.
Moe’s Southwest Grill- Welcome to Moe’s e-World where when you sign up you will receive something cool plus wait for the surprise on your birthday.
O’Charley’s- Join the e-Club and receive a special offer just for signing up and a special birthday offer.
Olan Mills- Olan Mill’s has the perfect way to record your child’s growth. Have your child’s birthday portrait taken each year at their portrait studio on his or her birthday for free.
Old Navy- Subscribe to Old Navy emails and get a welcome offer plus an exclusive treat on your birthday.
Outback Steakhouse- Join Outback Rewards and get a free Aussie-tizer with purchase of two entrees at sign-up and something special on your birthday.
Panera- Get a MyPanera Card at the bakery then register the card (you can do that right there most stores have a computer to sign up) and wait for all the surprises you will receive.
Papa Murphy’s- Join the e-Club and you’ll get coupons for pizzas and more plus free cookie dough on your birthday.
Perkins- Join today and receive offers for your birthday and wedding anniversary.
P.F. Changs- Sign up for their Warrior Card and receive 10% off your dining in order.
Qdoba- Join Qdoba Rewards club and receive a buy one get one free coupon on your birthday.
Red Robin- Receive a gift just for signing up plus a free burger on your birthday.
Sonic- Sign up to be a Sonic Cruisers member and you will receive a surprise on your birthday. Kids ages 12 and younger sign up for the birthday club and receive a coupon for free Wacky Pack Kids meal on their birthday.
Starbucks- Get a free handcrafted beverage of your choice on your birthday plus many other perks.
Steak n’ Shake- Sign up for the e-Club and you’ll get money saving coupons and something special on your birthday.
TGI Friday’s- Sign up for the Give Me More Stripes Program and you will get a free dessert or appetizer just upon sign up. You also will get a special treat on your birthday(typically a coupon for a free dessert)
Toys R Us- Sign your child up for Geoffrey’s Birthday Club and you will get a free party planner with a special offer, a birthday greeting card and gift, an in-store celebration (including a birthday crown, a balloon, and an in-store announcement), and even a birthday call from Geoffrey.
Zaxby’s- Kids 10 and under can join the Zax Kidz Club and receive a free cookie club in the mail just joining and a free kidz meal card mailed on their birthday. Adults can join the Zaxby’s Mail Club and will receive via mail a members-only free meal deal coupon to the address you provide within six weeks of joining.

$10 off any Liz Claiborne purchase of $10 or more at JCPenney coupon good until October 1, 2011$qpNRHx4jc6/coupon.html?n=103&email
Get a $25 off your Copy & Print Depot purchase of $50 or more from Office Depot. This is even redeemable for shipping.
Receive $25 off orders of $75 or more of all Custom Invitations and Announcements at Office Depot.
Get 20% off your check at Denny’s
Reserve your free breakfast entrée at Chick-fil-A. From September 6-10, 2011 participating Chick-fil-A are giving away a variety of free breakfast entrees to those who make a reservation online.
Spend $50 get $10 off your purchases at Old Navy coupon – expires Thursday, September 8
Toys R Us is having a trade in event. Just bring in any used car seat, stroller, travel system, high chair, walker, play yard, infant swing, bouncer, entertainer, crib, kid’s bed and receive 25% off the purchase of a new one.
Sign up for Choose You Commitment and Sprite Zero will donate $1 for each new registration and Facebook share up to $450,000.
Like Kraft on Facebook and they will donate up to 25 million meals to kids in need. Kraft Huddles to Fight Hunger will donate one meal for every unique like to your local Feeding America food bank.
On Wednesday, September 21 from 5:30 to 8pm and Thursday, September 22 from 9am to 3pm the Health Equity Network of Lexington-Fayette County and the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department want you to be a H.E.R.O. (Health Equity Regional Outcomes). They want to raise awareness and educate our community about socio-economic, racial and health inequity issues. To register for the free 2011 Summit visit or call Mark Johnson at (859) 288-2391.