Entries from April 9, 2006 - April 15, 2006


Easter Weekend Update

Throughout this long weekend, we'll be updating this blog with lots of great stuff. Have a Happy Easter!

Free Woman's Health Handbook from Self magazine

Free sample of Olay Total Effects Cleansing Cloths

Lowe's 10% off coupon (if you are moving)

Borders 20% off- 4/17/06

Charlotte Russe 50% off- 4/13-4/16/06

Free sample of Dove Advanced Care

Free Head & Shoulders sample from Cosmo

Borders- High School Musical Soundtrack $9.99- 4/16/06

Free KCMasterpiece Recipe Booklet

Old Navy Womens' Plus, $10 off $50+- 4/27/06

Bath & Body Works- Free Sheer Conditioning Lip Shine w/ American Girl purchase- 4/30/06

Payless, $5 off $25+- 4/16/06


Mid-Week Update

Many new freebies and offers this week! I love getting free stuff in the mail! Some of the items I've gotten free lately have been the Take 5 candy bars from the Buzz Agent campaign, Target gc from Mypoints and various free samples. Some on the message boards are reporting they have received a free box of Nestle Stixx. I still haven't received mine! One thing to remember about freebies, is to sign up quickly. Many times a freebie is gone the same day it's posted! Check Savingsmania.com everyday for the latest! We love freebies as much as you and share all the deals as soon as we learn of them.

Free 3 issue trial subscription to Prevention or Women's Health with milk, cheese or yogurt purchase- 5/7/06

Free Benjamin Moore paint sample

Free recipe and entertaining book for new brides

Family Christian 10-25% off Bibles- 4/22/06

Febreze instant win game- win Febreze products and more

New! Huggies instant win game

Free 16 oz coffee at Einstein Bros. Bagels

New! Nestle Crunch instant win game

Free packet of Tyson chicken

Free sample of tea at Starbucks on Tuesdays

Free sample of Glad trash bags


Monday Update

Have you seen the new Amazon toy sale? You can get 3 Barbie dolls for under $11 shipped, Crayola Wonder kits b1g1f and much more. Items sell out quickly and Amazon has been known to remove the free shipping, so check this page and get your deal! Have fun!

From the Sunday paper:


Meijer doesn't have any Catalina deals this week, but they have lots of good sale items:

~Keebler cookies are 40% off, combine with coupons
~Snapple 12 pk is $6.49, plus get a free 12 pk. of 7-up, A&W or Diet Rite with purchase of 2
~Buy 3 participating Kraft products and get a free tub of Cool Whip with coupon in ad
~Buy 6 of the following products (Duncan Hines, Aunt Jemima, Vlasic pickles, Lenders) and get $3 off your order with coupon in ad
~Play Doh is b1g1f 4-packs
~Kellogg's fruit snacks or Pop Tarts, buy 2, get 1 free (combine with coupons)
~Buy 2 Pepsi 24 pks and get a free 2 liter of Diet Pepsi
~Philadelphia cream cheese, 98¢ (coupons)


~New Deal: buy 2 Ritz crackers, get $1 off your next shopping order--3 Ritz crackers= $2 off--4+ Ritz crackers= $3 off
~Tops eggs, 79¢
~Philadelphia cream cheese, 10/$10
~B1G1F Hallmark cards (coupon in ad)
~Buy 2 Maxwell House coffee, get a coupon for $1.75 off your next shopping order
~Celeste pizza, 10/$10
~Coca Cola 2 liter, 10/$10
~This is the last week to use your rewards certificates too!

Giant Eagle: Sale ends 4/12/06

~Starkist Tuna, 10/$10
~Oral B toothbrushes, 10/$10
~Stove Top, 10/$10
~Dole pineapple, 10/$10
~Giant Eagle gravy, 10/$10
~Cool Whip, 10/$10
~Pillsbury cake mix, 10/$10
~Redpack tomatoes, 10/$10


Borders, free 12 oz beverage (IL locations only)- 4/16/06

New! Bath & Body Works, free Savanah Bee product w/ any $10 purchase- 4/20/06

Free pedometer for taking a quick survey

Parents magazine, May issue:
~ Buy 3, get 1 free Hallmark coupon, just in time for Easter and Mother's Day.
~$5 off $25+ Winnie the Pooh apparel, etc at Sears coupon

Glamour magazine, May issue:
~Buy 1 Pantene Root Lifter Volumizing Spray Gel or Olay Body Touch of Sun product and receive a compact mirror. Send receipt, name and address to:

Golden Summer Giveaway
c/o Alexandra Perakis
PO Box 3040
NY, NY 10036-3040

Purchases must be made between 4/11-5/8/06, one per household, while supplies last, allow 6-8 weeks for delivery.

Be one of the first 2,000 to sign up for Glamour's Body by Glamour program (it's free) and receive a free t-shirt

First 100 people--win a ZIMA XXX At-Home Party Pack!

Enter the Wendy's contest and the first 250 people will win a gift from Glamour

Marie Claire magazine, May issue:

Free Essie nail polish: To get your free Essie® nail polish (Always Happy, .5 fl oz/15 ml,$8), send your receipt for an ALWAYS product approximate retail value $2.79 purchased after April 4, 2006 to:
Marie Claire, Customer Service/Always GWP, 1790 Broadway, New York, NY 10019

Starting April 4, 2006 and ending May 16, 2006 along with your name and mailing address. One per person. Limit: The first 1,000 responses received will receive the Essie® nail polish.

Win a Marie Claire beauty bag, filled with hair products: Buy any two products featured on this page/page 36 in Marie Claire, May 2006 issue page send us your receipt along with your name, address and telephone number. Mail your proof of purchase to Marie Claire Hot Hair Now, c/o Dana Chin, 1790 Broadway, 18th Fl, New York, NY 10019.

Or you can mail a 3"x5" card with your name, age, complete address, telephone number, email address (optional) with first-class postage affixed to: Marie Claire Hot Hair Now, c/o Dana Chin, 1790 Broadway, 18th Fl, New York, NY 10019. Entries must be postmarked by May 20, 2006 and received by May 25, 2006.

Latina magazine:

Buy one or more Always products and receive a FREE compact mirror! Send in your original receipt and proof-of-purchase to:
Always Promotion c/o Latina Magazine, 1500 Broadway, Suite 700, New York, NY 10036