Posts Categorized: Shopping Trips

Giant Eagle Shopping Trip 12/13/13 Paid $35.10 on $75.26 Merchandise ( 53.3% Saved)

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I went to Giant Eagle last night to pick up some stuff. I ended up getting more than I planned on! I found coupon books for Keebler and other items like International Delight and Dole. I also found some peelies on items. Both combined with this week’s sale made for some great deals! I didn’t […]

CVS 12/11 (Chrissy) – Paid $30.04 for $118.90 of Merchandise (75% Saved)

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I went to CVS last night to pick up a few things. I was happy to get everything on my list! They have a new coupon system that validates the CVS coupons. It actually does say pending validation. The new system like to not accept coupons. It wouldn’t accept a peelie found on the product! […]

Walgreens 11/29: Black Friday Shopping Fun

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This afternoon I finally got around to heading out the door to score a few Black Friday deals. I actually started my shopping Thanksgiving night (I know, I know, but my family eats at 2pm and then watches football all afternoon – something I am not interested in). I stumbled home around 5am and then […]

Walgreens 11/27: Profit $9.78 on $105.68 Worth of Merchandise

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So late last night I ran into Walgreens really not expecting for find anymore vitamins. Surprise!! I found three hidden behind some Nature’s Bounty vitamins! Really they weren’t hard to find – they were literally right next to the Swisse vitamins. Somebody did not do a very good job hiding them – ha! I was […]

Shopping Til I Drop: Walgreens Midnight Madness

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I am posting fresh from a midnight spree at the 24-hour Walgreens. Would I do it again? Probably not. 😉 The shelves were decently stocked (the only things I didn’t manage to find were the Reach toothbrushes and another bottle of Swisse vitamins.) The company was pleasant… Mom and I were getting giddy from being […]

Shopping Til I Drop: Our CVS Scavenger Hunt

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Alternate title: How we survived CVS’s Black Friday: Part 1, and earned over $40 in ExtraCare Bucks! You don’t realize just how much of a downer our local Walgreens is, until you follow it up with an immediate trip to our favorite CVS. As Mom and I entered the store, we were greeted with a […]

CVS 11/25: FREE + $1.40 MONEY MAKER!! Ended the day with $27.75 ECB!

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Love, love, love the 4-day ad leading up to CVS’ Black Friday!! This is such a great time to coupon and an even better time if you are just starting out and want to build up your ECB stockpile. I usually average $7-$12 in ECBs each week, but during the week of Black Friday, I […]

Shopping Til I Drop: Fancy Schmancy Ultivites

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Mom and I zipped into Wags to scoop up a few deals before tackling the BIG TRIP to CVS. Obviously I don’t shop Walgreens very often, or else I’d have remembered to pay for the second Scope in a separate transaction. (Oops!) Then the register kept refusing to take my Swisse coupon, until the cashier […]

Rite Aid 11/22: Paid $7.94 on $30.57 worth of merchandise

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I noticed earlier today that my Rite Aid chip coupon was going to expire today … on no!! Can’t let a good coupon expire, especially a Lay’s potato chip one. While there I picked up some stocking stuffers for the kids. One Axe Gift Set, $9.99 Used the $3/1 Axe Gift Pack coupon Plus, used […]