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Things I always get for free

There are so many different ways to get things for free. One of the easiest ways is to request freebies online. Many companies are jumping on this social networking bandwagon and offering freebies if you “Like” them on Facebook. Others offer freebies right on their own websites. There is also a whole page on Walmart’s website where you can request free samples. There are other companies, like Vocalpoint, who also send out free samples. The point is, there are lots and lots of freebies to be had out there. I find most of them by following freebie blogs (my favorite is www.freebies4mom.com). Another way to get things for free Read More

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Groceries

And what you’ve all been waiting for… Groceries! Really, is there anything that is more necessary to shop for? Grocery shopping can be a very stressful experience (especially, in my case, with two toddlers in tow). Here is how I do it: Clipping coupons: Every Sunday, I get the newspaper, and I clip all the coupons that I will use for things I need. I also clip the coupons that I know (or suspect) that I might get overage on. Overage: Let me take a second to explain coupon overage: Overage is a term used by coupon clippers to mean “you get money back from that purchase”. Read More