National Coupon Month? Who Knew?

Wow! They’ll designate anything a National Holiday, won’t they? September is National Coupon Month. I had no idea. Did you? Matching coupons to sales was one way that our family used to help lower our grocery bill and free up more funds to pay off our debt. I owe a debt of thanks to manufacturers […]

Grocery Geek Presents: The Bakery Cart Was Full!

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It had been a harried morning. We were late getting out the door. FishChick2 din’t want to buckle up. Kids were crabby; FishMama was very crabby. And to top it off, we were probably gonna miss all the clearance bread at the store. But, no, the Lord shined His face down on us. Despite all […]

Grocery Geek Presents: Markdowns for Lunches

Markdowns Lunch

As I’ve mentioned before, one of my favorite things to do is stroll the aisles of the grocery store or even Target and look for great items on clearance. My husband did not realize this about me when he agreed to go to Target with me last weekend. We both lost track of time — […]

A Grocery Geek Giveaway: Add Up the Savings with Kroger


You know me, I’m such a grocery geek! I love to find good deals at the grocery store. And this next week you may want to stop by your local Kroger store to take advantage of their latest sale. Through August 21, when you buy 8 participating items from any Kroger store, you’ll receive $4 […]

Grocery Geek Presents: Fresh Produce for Cheap


Last weekend I cooked up a bunch of breakfasts to store in the freezer and I lately also made a bunch of marinated meats and enchiladas. So, as far as shopping is concerned, I really only need to focus on fresh produce and dairy and keep an eye out for good deals on pantry staples. […]

Grocery Geek Presents: Catching Up on Coupons


So last week I told you that I was going to try to squeak through two weeks without a big grocery trip. I didn’t think I could do it. But, the flu hit a few of us midweek and so that made it really easy. Who wants to go out when your head is spinning […]

Grocery Geek Presents: Double Ad Days


This week I decided to try an experiment. But before I tell you about my experiment, here’s some background. I love my local health food stores. You see my local health food stores have tremendous sales on fresh produce. It’s rare that I buy any fruits and veggies at the standard grocery store, because Sprouts […]

Grocery University Audio Program – Big Time Sale

3 Day Sale for Grocery University

Last week I told you about Grocery University. It’s a 2+ hour audio program that teaches you everything you need to know about couponing and lowering your grocery spending. It’s a very thorough program that has benefits for newbies as well as veteran couponers. This old dog even learned a few tricks. The regular price […]