Target Matchups

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Target ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check out Just Trying To Save Money. One A Day Women's or Men's Vitamins 200ct $11 each -$2/1 One A Day Vitamins, exp. 6-4-11 (Target Pharmacy Booklet) =$9 each after coupon Nature Valley Granola Thins 10ct $2.50 each [...]

Contact Us

If you follow the blog you know I post a company a day to contact.  Contacting companies is a great way to get coupons!  Why? Because 99% of the time, they will reward the time you took to provide them with feedback with coupons!!  Read more. Here is a recap of who we contacted this [...]

Dance Central deal & question

I've got Xbox on the brain of late (gee, I wonder why?!) but I keep seeing this game and I think it looks like   Does anyone have it?  I know this is a great deal on it, but I also want to know how it IS to actually play! Dance Central (This comes [...]

Truvia Natural Sweetener- What a Mom Wants (May 7)


Truvia natural sweetener is a great tasting, natural, zero calorie sweetener made with rebiana, the best tasting part of the stevia leaf. Not only can be it be used to sweeten coffee/tea and cereal/fruit, but you can also cook with it.  Check out for several great recipes, including tasty dishes from Celebrity Chefs Sam [...]

Fast & Furious 4 Movie Collection DVD Set w/ test drive!

Head on over to your local Dodge car dealership with this certificate and test drive a new Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep or Ram. Once your test drive is over the dealership will fill out your certificate, then go here to claim your FREE Fast & Furious 4 Movie Collection DVD Set!! This offer is valid now [...]

Tobey (the Bargains dog) and I are Pedigree Ambassadors!

Tobey is our canine family member.  He's 10 years old, a yellow lab mix, and the sweetest dog in the world.  He might also be the friendliest!!  Tobey is going to be trying  PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition for Dogs for the next 6 weeks and I'll be sharing the results of this change with you [...]

Resurrection Rolls

Here's a great idea to do with the kids to help them understand the reason for Easter.  Saving Toward a Better Life did this with her preschool class this week and the Bargains family made them the other day, too!! Resurrection Rolls or "Empty Tombs" Canned biscuits Large Marshmallows Spray margarine Cinnamon Sugar Flatten each biscuit as [...]

What a Mom Wants- Stella & Dot Giveaway (Updated 4/28)


I've not met a mom who doesn't want to look and feel her best (at least some of the time?!) and I recently discovered a really fun way to help ME to look and feel my best.   What is it that I discovered? Stella & Dot.  Oh, my heavens.  Where have I been?  Fun, functional [...]