Shaws Mega Sale Deal Scenario – $.30 for 10 items!


I just got back from Shaws, where I did the Mega Sale…and scored big time! I was able to get 10 items for just $.30 cents! I was soo happy to see the JollyTime Healthy Pop included in the sale, because there is a $.50/1 printable for it, making it a MONEYMAKER! The overage was then applied to the other items in my basket!

Bought (4) JollyTime Healthy Pop Popcorn $1.29
Bought (4) Kellogg’s Pop-Tarts $2.19
Bought (2) Eggo Waffles $2.19

Used (4) $.50/1 JollyTime Healthy Pop printable
Used (4) $.75/1 Kellogg’s Pop-Tart Coupons
Used (2) $.75/1 Eggo Printable coupon
$5.00 in Mega Sale Savings
Final Price = $.30 cents!

Newbie Alert – In order for you to replicate this deal, you will need Kellogg’s Family Reward Points! If you are not already a member, here’s a little kickstart guide for you:

1. Sign up for Kellogg’s Family Rewards
2. Search your house for Kellogg’s products (Pop-Tarts, Cereal, Eggos, etc) Each Kellogg’s product has a code inside the box.
3. You will want to input those codes into your Kellogg’s Family Reward account
4. Here are a few bonus codes for you to use to get started (not sure if they are all still valid):



5. You will need 500 points to get a $.75/1 Pop-Tarts or Eggo coupon. You will be able to get 2 prints from each redemption.
6. Once you redeem the points, an email will be sent with your coupon link.

Target Shopping Trip – No Swiffer MoneyMaker!



I went to Target early this morning to hopefully get in on the Swiffer deal, but NOPE, all of the Swiffer Duster Kits were cleared from the shelf! (Argh!) Instead, I was happy to find the Ponds/ Simple wipes all stocked up…after all I really needed those more than the dusters, because, let’s be honest..I still have a crap load of dusters from the last deal. But alas, the duster kits were a moneymaker, and I wanted to make some money!

Here’s what I did end up doing, still a moneymaker overall, so I’m happy!

Transaction #1:

(4) Nivea Lotion 2.6oz $1.97
(3) Aquafresh Kids Toothpaste $2.09
(4) Dr. Scholls Dream Walk Inserts $5.49
(2) Ponds Facial Wipes $3.79
(4) Simple Wipes $3.79

Total Before Coupons: $58.85

Used (4) $2/1 Nivea Lotion coupons from the 5/11 RP
(3) $.75/1 Aquafresh Kids toothpaste coupons from the 4/27 RP
(4) $3/1 Dr. Scholls Dream Walk Inserts coupons
(2) $1/1 Ponds Printable coupons
(2) $1/1 Ponds Printable Target Coupons
(4) $2/1 Simple printable coupons

Paid $24.60 & Received (5) $25 Target Gift Cards

Transaction #2:
(4) Nivea Lotion 2.6oz $1.97
(3) Aquafresh Kids Toothpaste $2.09
(4) $2/1 Nivea Lotion coupons from the 5/11 RP
(3) $.75/1 Aquafresh Kids toothpaste coupons from the 4/27 RP
Paid $3.90 & Received $5 Target Gift Card

Final Price = FREE + $1.50 MoneyMaker!

Shopping Trip to Dollar Tree 16 Items for $2.00!


I hit up Dollar Tree prepared to do some damage, but only walked away with a fraction of my shopping trip because of the new (?) 4 like coupon per day rule! It’s being reinforced now that Dollar Tree has upgraded their systems. I honestly didn’t know about this rule or forgot about I was surprised today when my coupons starting beeping…and then we had to void the whole transaction and start again..but it was worth it..because I got 16 items and only paid $2.00 + tax!

(4) SoftSoap 11.25oz $1.00
Used (4) $1/1 SoftSoap coupon from the 4/27 SS
Final Price = FREE

(4) L’Oreal EverStrong Hair Treatment $1.00
Used (4) $2/1 L’oreal EverStrong Hair Product coupon from the 4/27 RP
Final Price = FREE! (Coupon was adjusted down)

(4) Playtex Tampons 4ct $1.00
Used (4) $1/1 Playtex Tampons coupon from the 4/27 SS
Final Price = FREE

(4) Super Pretzel Super Bites $1.00

Used (4) $.50/1 Super Pretzel coupon from the 4/13 RP
Final Price = $2.00!

CVS Shopping Trip: P&G Promo & MoneyMaking Nexcare Products!


I woke up this morning to freezing rain and thought that I would take a day off from couponing, but then when I saw this deal, I knew that I had to get out there today, because the coupons were expiring!

CVS Deal:
(2) Tide Laundry Detergent $5.99
(9) Dawn Dish Liquid $.99
(1) Nexcare Tape $3.99

Used (1) $1.50/2 Tide Laundry Detergent
Used (4) $1/2 Dawn from the 3/3 P&G Insert
Used $.50/1 Dawn printable coupon
Used $4/20 CVS printable coupon
Paid $13.28 Received $5 P&G Promo ECB & $5 Nexcare ECB Promo
Final Price = $3.28 for all of this!

Dollar Tree Deal:
Bought (4) Reach Toothbrushes $1.00
Used (4) $1/1 Reach Toothbrush coupons from the
Final Price = FREE!

Shaws Mega Sale Shopping Trip – All this for under $20 bucks!


I was up early this morning to take advantage of the Shaws Mega Sale that is happening this week! I also wanted to get in on the $2.00 cereal deal because I knew those would go fast…and they did! By the time I got to the store at 8:00am, the Cinnamon Toast Crunch was already cleared out! Luckily, the stock guy came by and filled it back up while I was still there.

Shaw_s Weekly Ads

For those of you not familiar with the Mega Sale, where you get instant savings for buy a certain number of select items. You’ll see in my breakdown, which items were included in the Mega Sale. Here are a few more tips about shopping the Shaws Mega Sale.

My breakdown:

(8) Essential Everyday Pasta Sauce $1.29
Used (4) $1/2 Essential Everyday Pasta Sauce printable coupon
Mega Sale item – $4.00
Final Price = $.29 cents per jar

(4) Cinnamon Toast Crunch $2.00
Used (4) $.60/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal printable
Coupons doubled
Paid $3.20 & will receive $.50 SavingStar Rebate
Final Price = $.68 per box

(4) Golden Grahams Cereal $2.00
Used (4) $.75/1 Golden Grahams printable coupon
Coupons doubled
Final Price = $.50 per box

(8) Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauce $1.99
Used (8) $1/1 Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauce coupon from the 1/2 SS
Mega Sale item – $4.00
Final Price = $.49 cents each

9lbs of Boneless Chicken Thighs (Manager’s Special Price $.59/lb) $5.34

(3) Neuro Sleep Drinks $2.50
Used (3) FREE Neuro Drink printable coupons
Final Price = FREE

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Second Target Shopping Trip in a Week – Cheap Dial, Q-Tips & FREE Ziplocs!


I took a trip out to Target this morning, and it didn’t go as awesome as planned. I was really hoping to cash in on some moneymakers but my stock was completely out of stock of Nivea Lotion and Windex that I got in this shopping trip. But since I still had $17 in gift cards from my last shopping trip, I winged this one as best as I could. Is winged a word? I wung it? ;)


(4) Up & Up Baby Wash $1.49
Used (2) $2/2 Up & Up Baby Toiletry printable coupon
Final Price = $.49 cents each

(4) Dial Kids Bodywash $2.89
Used (4) $1/1 Dial Bodywash Tearpad coupon
Stacked with (2) $2/2 Dial Bodywash Target Coupon
Stacked with 10% off Dial Cartwheel coupon
Final Price = $.68 cents each

(2) Q-Tips 30ct $.97
Used (2) $.75/1 Q-Tips printable Target coupon
Final Price = $.22 cents each

(4) Garnier Fructis Shampoo & Conditioner $2.99
(1) Vidal Sassoon Heat Spray $3.99

Used (4) $2/1 Garnier Fructis Shampoo coupon from the 3/2 RP
Used (1) $2/1 Vidal Sassoon styler coupon from the 3/2 P&G
Used $5/$15 Hair Care Target coupon (text TARGETHAIR to 827438)
Final Price = $.95 for all 5 items!

(6) Pepperidge Farm Goldfish $1.66
(3) Ziploc Sandwich Bags $2.99 (FREE wyb 2 Goldfish)
Final Price = $.83 cents each!

(1) Seventh Generation Dish Soap $3.19
Used (1) $1/1 Seventh Generation printable coupon
Stacked with (1) $1/1 Seventh Generation Target coupon
Stacked with 10% off Seventh Generation Target Cartwheel coupon
Paid & Submit for $1.00 in Ibotta Rebate
Final Price = FREE

MoneyMaking Target Shopping Trip – Windex, Huggies, Similasan & More…


I feel like I robbed Target again! Bwahaha! Their gift card deals have been so good lately, part of me is starting to wonder if they are doing all of these amazing sales to make up for the whole credit card debacle that happened around Christmas. Either way..I’m completely stoked to stock up on FREE stuff!

I did these purchases in several transactions, but I’m just going to break it down for you according to the individual deals. Out of Pocket I spent $16.61 including tax and I was left with $17.12 in Target Gift this was technically a MONEYMAKER for me! :)

Bought (8) Nivea Smooth Sensation 2.6oz Lotions $1.97
Used (4) $5/2 Nivea Lotion coupons from the 3/16 SmartSource
Final Price = FREE + $4.24 MoneyMaker

Bought (10) Similasan Eye Drops $6.49
Used (10) $5/1 Similasan Eye Drops coupons from the 3/2 SmartSource
Paid $14.90 & Received $25 in Gift Cards
Final Price = FREE + $10.10 MoneyMaker

Bought (8) Windex Touch Ups $3.39
Used (4) B1G1 FREE Windex Touch UP coupon from the 3/16 SmartSource (Auto-deducted $3.99)
Used (2) $1/1 Windex Mobile coupon (Text SPRING to 827-438 )
Used (2) $2/3 Cleaning Supplies Target Coupon
Paid $5.16 & Received $10 in Gift Cards
Final Price = FREE + $4.84 MoneyMaker

Bought (6) Huggies Wipes $1.19
Used (6) $.50/1 Huggies Wipes coupon from the 3/23 Smartsource
Final Price = $.69 each

Bought (3) Capri Sun 20 packs $3.99
Paid $11.97 & Received $5 Target Gift Card
Final Price = $2.32 each

Bought (1) Nicorette Gum $9.99
Used (1) $10/1 Nicorette product Target coupon
Final Price = FREE

Bought (1) Mango $1.29
Used (1) $1/1 Fresh Fruit mobile coupon (Text SPRING to 827-438 )
Final Price = $.29

Bought (1) Perdue Chicken Thighs $3.78
Used $2 Peelie Sticker
Used (1) $1/1 Fresh Meat mobile coupon (Text SPRING to 827-438 )
Final Price = $.78

Bought (1) Up & Up Scrubber Sponge $1.04
Used (1) $1 UP & Up Cleaning mobile Coupon (Text OFFERS to 827-438 )
Final Price = $.04


Walmart Shopping Trip – FREE Frozen DVD & Zest, Cheap Nivea & Lots of Gum!


I went to Walmart today to pick up the FREE Frozen DVD that I got using the TopCashBack deal I told you about yesterday!

I paid $21.06 for the Frozen BluRay & DVD Combo set and will get back $22.00 in my TopCashBack account..that’s like getting it for FREE!

While I was there, I also bought these items:

(20) Stride Gum $.72 (Clearance Price)
Used (10) $1/2 Stride Gum coupon from the 3/16 SS
Final Price = $.22 cents per pack

(4) Nivea Lotion $2.72
Used (2) $5/2 Nivea Lotion coupon from the 3/16 SS
Final Price = $.22 cents each!

(4) Bic Razors $2.96
Used (4) $3/1 Bic Razors coupon from the 3/9 SS
Final Price = FREE + $.16 cent Moneymaker

(2) Zest single bar $.97
Used (2) $1/1 Zest printable coupon
Final Price = FREE

Target Clearance Alert – Cheap Huggies Diapers!


Just wanted to give you a heads up that many people are reporting finding marked down Huggies & Pampers diapers at Target! I went to my local Target this morning and grabbed these 4 boxes of size 3 diapers for only $10.34 a box, plus I had $3.00 off coupons which made them only $7.34 a box, or $.08 cents a diaper! That’s wayyy less than my stock up price of $.15 cents per diaper!

Here are some coupons you can use:

$0.50 off ONE Pampers Wipes 56 ct or higher $1.50 off ONE Pampers Swaddlers Diapers

$1.50 off ONE Pampers Baby Dry Diapers
$1.50 off ONE Pampers Cruisers Diapers

You can also check the Coupon Karma Coupon Database to find more Diapers coupons!