Category Archives: Food & Groceries

We Need to Know – Who Makes The Products We Buy?

WE NEED TO KNOW Who Makes The Products We Buy? Many people don’t realize there’s a relatively small group of companies that manufacture and distribute the great majority of food and common household products most of us buy and use … Continue reading

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AARP – Can They Help You Save Money?

AARP stands for the “American Association of Retired Persons”. But don’t let the “retired” part throw you. When you join AARP you become a member of a huge organization that advocates for people age 50 and older, retired or not, … Continue reading

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SWEET POTATOES or YAMS? Finally, answers to your questions!

FRUSTRATED when it comes to buying SWEET POTATOES or YAMS? We were too, partly because we thought all orange-fleshed, moist roots/tubers were Yams. We were wrong. And, we’ve just discovered, so are most other consumers and grocery stores. After years of … Continue reading

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CVS.com 40% OFF Sale (plus $10 Off with your personal Promo Code)

CVS.com 40% OFF Sale (plus $10 Off with your personal Promo Code) This is it! This is the sale we’ve been waiting for and telling you about. Get 40% Off all CVS brand products at CVS.com, which (in our humble opinion) … Continue reading

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King Kullen Coupon for $10 Off $50 Purchase. Offer Ends 2/14/12.

KING KULLEN $10 Coupon Print your own coupon for $10 Off a total purchase of $50 or More. No store card needed. Just follow this link. Offer valid 2/10/12 to 2/14/12 only. See coupon for details. Print as many as … Continue reading

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CHEAPEST CHINESE FOODS THAT FILL YOU UP

CHEAPEST CHINESE FOODS THAT FILL YOU UP The best bang for your buck in Chinese food items are dishes with mostly noodles, cabbage, and broccoli as the main ingredient. Won-tons, dim sum, pot-stickers, or dumplings can also be very satisfying and fill you up … Continue reading

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Why Stockpiling is Not Just for Survivalists & Doomsday Preppers

Why Stockpiling is Not Just for Survivalists & Doomsday Preppers When most people hear the word “stockpile” they think of old black and white movies and ammunition or modern day survivalists hoarding guns and huge bags of rice and beans, … Continue reading

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Regarding Chickens: Incubation, Hatching, Brooding & Caring for Chickens of All Breeds DVD (review)

Regarding Chickens;  Incubation, Hatching, Brooding & Caring for Chickens of All Breeds DVD by Frederick J. Dunn (DVD review) I bought this DVD because I’m a total novice on raising chickens and I’ll soon be moving out of the suburbs of … Continue reading

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Creating a Cheap or Free Compost Bin from Shipping Pallets

Creating a Cheap or Free Compost Bin from Shipping Pallets Home gardening is growing in popularity for many reasons. The biggest and most obvious reason is the cost of buying food. Another popular reason is wanting to have the freshest organic produce available. … Continue reading

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Pathmark Weekly Circular Specials (10/14/11 – 10/20/11)

This week’s Pathmark Weekly Circular Specials (Starts Friday October 14th, Ends Thursday October 20th) These are our favorite picks from this week’s circular. Availability may differ from store to store. Red Seedless Grapes – $1.49 per pound Foxy Iceberg Lettuce – .99 … Continue reading

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Associated Supermarkets Weekly Circular Specials (10/14 to 10/20)

This week’s Associated Supermarkets Weekly Circular Specials (Starts Friday October 14th, Ends Thursday October 20th) These are our favorite picks from this week’s circular. Availability may differ from store to store. Bounty 15 Rolls – $11.99 Red Peppers – .99 cents White Mushrooms … Continue reading

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Compare Foods Circular Specials (10/14/11 to 10/20/11)

This week’s Compare Foods Specials (Starts Friday October 14th, Ends Thursday October 20th) These are our favorite picks from this week’s circular. Availability may differ from store to store. Quartered Chicken Legs – .59 cents lb Boneless Chicken Breast Cutlets – $1.69 … Continue reading

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Walgreens Circular Specials (10/16 – 10/22)

This week’s Walgreens Specials (Starts Sunday October 16th, Ends Saturday October 22nd) These are our favorite picks from this week’s circular. Availability may differ from store to store. Nature’s Bounty Vitamins and Supplements – Buy 1, Get 1 Free Nature … Continue reading

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Campbell’s Soup 35% Bigger – Another Great Dollar Tree Value!

While every other food and grocery manufacturer seems to be downsizing their products while raising their prices, Campbell’s Soups now has larger cans marketed for “dollar” stores. These can’s are 35% Bigger than regular Campbell’s Condensed Soups, and they’re cheaper … Continue reading

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Turkey Creek Pork Skins (rinds) – another Great Dollar Tree Value!

If you love pork rinds or even if you don’t but you eat them because you’re on a low carb diet, this is a great deal… This week at Dollar Tree Stores we picked up 3.5 ounce bags of Turkey Creek … Continue reading

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Win Free Ice Cream for a Year from Ben & Jerry’s

Join Ben & Jerry’s Chunk Spelunker Club to be entered into monthly drawings for a chance to win a year’s supply of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. Click Here to Sign Up

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Federal Budget Cuts May Affect Assistance Programs

ACTION ALERT!! Federal Budget Cuts May Affect Assistance Programs that help families in need, including the SNAP (food stamps), WIC (women infants and children), and CSFP (The Commodity Supplemental Food Program for seniors). We are asking everyone to get involved … Continue reading

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Food Banks, Food Pantries, and Soup Kitchens

Our page for information on food banks, pantries, and soup kitchens is now up and running. The page is intended to list information for all 50 states, and eventually links to information in other countries, but we need your help … Continue reading

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How to Get FREE SHIPPING on virtually all Amazon.com Orders

When you sign up for Amazon Mom (free) at Amazon.com and purchase any items worth $25 or more (total order in one payment, from the Amazon Baby Store) you receive 1 to 3 months of Amazon Prime Free Shipping benefits which … Continue reading

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Save $1.00 on Any 2 Gorton’s Items (printable coupon expires 9/17/11)

MAKE SURE your printer is turned on and you have paper ready before you click the link below. You will only be allowed to click and print (or attempt to print) two times per computer. Coupon will take an entire … Continue reading

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