Jamie’s Run- Building a Cure for Childhood Cancer One Block at a Time

Its time to change gears a little bit here.  I will be running  my first 5k  on November 6th...(yes, RUNNING - well, truth be told, its really more a "perky walk" but I will be running Jamie's Run, aka the JK5K-(want to sponsor?  Head to Active.com and find me), this year, not walking, and my 2 older ...

Aldi Deals

Here are the best deals at Aldi this week: Priano Ricotta Cheese, $1.69 Mama Cozzi's Pizza Kitchen Pizza, $1.99 Includes: Pepperoni, 4 Meat, Cheese, Deluxe, Sausage, or Combo Burman's Tartar Sauce, $1.19 Fit & Active Soup, $0.69 Includes: Cream of Mushroom or Cream of Chicken Stonemill Essentials Chili Seasoning Mix, $0.45 Happy Harvest Crushed Tomatoes, $0.89 Reggano Pasta & Sauce, $0.69 Includes: Fettuccine Alfredo or ...

Free Weekend Activities

AC Moore: Sunday Saturday October 15th from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm Wilton Cake Decorating Competiton JoAnn Fabric and Craft Store: Saturday October 15th 11:00 am until 1:00 pm Martha Stewart Crafts 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm Xyron Machines Demo 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm Crafting with Peeps CandyDemo Kidtoons Films: Various times throughout the weekend Watch Spookley the Square Pumpkin - ...

Retail Coupon Roundup

Each week, I bring you the best retail coupons available. So, if you’re heading out for some retail therapy this weekend, be sure to print some of these awesome coupons to take with you! Aeropostale – $10 off a $30 purchase or more (exp. 10/31) Aldo – 15% off your entire purchase (exp. 12/10) Ann Taylor – 40% ...

Share it and Wear it Contest

The Mavens are at it again! We have a great new giveaway contest for you that is fun and will get your creative juices flowing! Share It & Wear It! We want to hear what you have to say! Got a funny, cute, original, crazy, but family friendly slogan you would love to see on a T-shirt? ...

I Skyped with Queen Latifah and she’s awesome. #parksunleashed

I did. I skyped with Queen Latifah.  I really wanted to head down to NYC with the other Zyrtec Parks Unleashed  bloggers but the timing was bad and I wasn't able to get away for an entire day, and thankfully, Ms. Latifah was kind enough to agree to Skype with me.  I love her muchly.  She's ...

Winners. Lots of them.

Winners have been emailed and have 48 hours to respond or I'll have to pick a new winner.    Please check your spam if you don't see an email from me in your inbox!! Brightbin Lunchbox Set: Claudia N MAD Tv DVD Allison D BabyLegs Marsha Plow & Hearth Rae H Halloween Express (with 666 entries- kinda spooky, no?!) Kimmie B Let's Rock! Elmo Betsy H Schwans Frozen ...

Target this week

As always the dollar value or availability of a coupon may vary depending on where you live. Target allows for one Target Store Coupon and one manufacturer coupon per item. When the coupon exceeds the value of the item the cashier should price adjust the coupon to match the price of the item. Please remember ...

Kmart this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Kmart ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Kmart*** Kmart has a Shop Your Way Rewards Member Loyalty Card that you will want to make sure you are signed up for. It is FREE and just like any other ...

Cold Pitching Works: Don’t Be Scared!

I was really nervous about cold pitching. Extremely nervous. Mainly because I did not want to just pitch a random company about a random product. I figured they would just turn me down. Why would they want to promote a product that has been successful for years? Then I read something somewhere about PRnewswire. I dug ...