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Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Subway to offer two $2 Subs in December

For the month of December, Subway will be offering their 6" Cold Cut Combo and Meatball Marinara Subs for only $2.

Click here for more information.

FREE Meal at Cafe Zupas - 12/1-12/3 - must RSVP

Cafe Zupas is opening a new location in Phoenix. To celebrate you can enjoy a FREE Meal at their Pre-Opening Party on December 1st, 2nd or 3rd. Click here for more information and to RSVP and get your free meal.

Red Robin - Free Jim Beam Bacon Swiss Burger if your name is Jim on 12/6

If your name is Jim or James, then stop by Red Robin on December 6th and show your ID to get a FREE Sweet Jim Beam Bacon Swiss Burger.
*I guess I know where my Dad will be going for lunch.

Click here for more information.

Big Surf - Discounted 2012 Season Tickets - Adults $45, Kids $20

For a limited time only,
Big Surf has their 2012 Season Passes on sale:
Adults $45 (reg. $69)
Kids $20

NOTE: Regular one-day admission prices are $26 for adults and $19.50 for kids.
Click here for more information and to purchase.

Kohls - Extra 20% off coupon

Click here to print 20% off entire purchase coupon for Kohls. Valid 12/1-12/5/11.

*NOTE: Coupon doesn't work in-store until tomorrow, but can use online today with code: HOLLY20. Plus, get free shipping on $50.

New Fry's eCoupons daily thru 12/13 + Preview of what's to come

Fry's has started their Daily Cartbuster eCoupons again.

Today's Coupon:
Save $2.00 when you buy any ONE Brawny® 6 Big Roll Pick-A-Size.

PREVIEW for the rest of the promotion, have to log in on the day specified to load coupon onto your card....
12/1 - ONE FREE 750 ml OR 1-Liter bottle of Perrier Sparkling Natural Mineral Water OR Acqua Panna Natural Spring Water
12/2 - Save $30 on Nescafe Dolce Gusto Single-Serve Coffee Machine.
12/3 - Save $1.00 on Kellogg's Cereal
12/4 - B1G1F Mars Chocolate Single Candy Bar
12/5 - Save $1.00 on any ONE Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popping Corn 3 pack or larger
12/6 - Save $4.00 on Purina® Dog Chow (20lb bag or larger)
12/7 - Save .50 when you buy ONE Lifesavers peg bag.
12/8 - FREE Sprite 2 Liter when you buy any TWO 6 or 8-Pack MPET or Coca-Cola Brands.
12/9 - Save $2.00 on any ONE Quilted Northern Ultra Plush or Quilted Northern Soft N Strong 12 Double Roll.
12/10 - Save $2.50 on 2 Buitoni Pasta or Sauce
12/11 - Save $1.50 on any TRESemmé product (excludes Travel and Trial size).
12/12 - Save $1.50 on any ONE Wesson Oil 48 oz or larger.
12/13 - Save $1.00 on any Lean Cuisine Market Creations.

**NOTE: After you download, if you use their system to email 4 friends to let them know about these eCoupons you get a $2 off any purchase eCoupon added to your card.
Click here to load these Cartbuster eCoupons.

Also don't miss out on these other eCoupons just released on their Facebook page...
- Save 10% off one Dairy item when you buy a single Dairy item priced $2.00 or more.
- Save 25% off any ONE frozen pizza
- Save $2.00 on Pet Care or Pet Food when you spend $6.00 or more

Click here to load these eCoupons.

HOT Target Printable Coupon - $10 Target Gift Card with purchase of $50

Click here to print your coupon valid for FREE $10 Gift Card with $50 purchase at Target. Coupon expires 12/3/11.

This Week's Grocery Lists & Discussion

Check out the pre-made shopping lists & discussions at PinchingYourPennies for the following local stores...
American Discount Foods
El Super Market Food City
Pro's Ranch Market 
Sunflower Market

And don't forget to share your finds when out shopping so others can get in on the deal.

**If new to couponing in Arizona, check out this Welcome thread for a few tips and feel free to ask any questions.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Macy's - 25% off regular, sale & clearance items thru 12/5/11

Click here to print a coupon valid for 25% off regular, sale & clearance items at Macy's thru 12/5/11. NOTE: 10% off electrics/electronics, furniture, mattresses and rugs/floor coverings, some exclusions apply.

Don't have a store close or want to shop online at - use code MACYSFF.


Hallmark Gold Crown Stores - $5 off $10 printable coupon

Click here, then click on the image on the right hand side to get your $5 off $10 purchase coupon for Hallmark Gold Crown Stores.

Fry’s $0.38 eggs!!

Did you print the $0.55/2 egg coupon last week from Facebook?   If so you can score $0.38 eggs through tonight at Fry’s!!


If you can’t get out tonight.. eggs will be $0.99 tomorrow.. so that will make it $0.49 eggs if you have the coupon!!

I also picked up cottage cheese, sour cream and yogurt! It was a very dairy oriented trip! Smile

HOT Wildflower Bread Company Deal - any menu item for $1

Check out this HOT deal available today from Google Offers!

$1 for one menu item at Wildflower Bread Company (up to $8.69 value) with 100% of the proceeds going to Crisis Nursery.

Limit 1 per person and 1 per order. Valid for one menu item only. Valid at any of the 11 Wildflower Bread Company locations.
Click here to purchase and for more information.

Staples - Buy $50+ in gift cards, get $10 bonus card

From now until 12/10/11, purchase a gift card of $50 or more at Staples and get a $10 bonus card. Note: Bonus card must be used from 1/2/12-1/14/12. Click here for more information.

See a listing of other holiday gift card bonus deals here.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Kids Entertainment Deals - BounceU, Jambo Park, LDVinci Studio is offering a 5-session open bounce pass ($45 value) to BounceU in Gilbert for $22. Get it today for only $17 after applying code CYBER2011. is offering a all-day pass and bag of popcorn for two at Jambo! Park for $16. They have a location in Mesa & Phoenix.
 is offering  Month of Kids' Painting Lessons at LDVinci Studio inChandler for $47
Saturday, November 26, 2011

Walgreens Black Friday

Did you shop during their Black Friday sale??  If not there is still time!!  It runs through tonight!!

I stopped in last night to roll my $3 Advil Register Rewards into cheap ibuprofen and the FARR Cortaid.

I did two identical orders!

I bought

  • 1 Cortaid $2.99
  • 1 Ibuprofen $0.99 (with ad Q)
  • - $3 RR
  • Total $1.26 OOP (with tax)
  • Earned $3 RR (Cortaid)

You can check HERE for Black Friday Coupon Match UPs!

CVS Black Friday Trip

Have you made it to CVS yet?  Their Black Friday deals are good through today…

And if something is out of stock don’t forget to grab a raincheck!

I started with a 10 ECB and did 3 orders…

Order #1

  • 2 Colgate Total 2.87 – 1 MQ = 1.87 each
  • 1 CVS AA Battery 4-pack $3.65
  • 1 Finish Quantum Dishwasher tabs $2.99 – 1 IP = 1.99
  • 1 Snickers PB $0.75
  • - $10 ECB
  • Total $0.40 OOP
  • Earned ECBS: 5.74 (colgate) + 3.65 (batteries)+ 2.99 (finish) + 0.75 (snickers)

Order #2

  • 2 Listerine Pocket Packs $2.99 – .50 MQ = $2.49
  • 1 Kleenex Cool $1.50
  • 1 Cepacol $4.99
  • 1 CVS Flosser $1.99
  • -$2.99, $3.99, $5.74, $0.74 ECBS (I guess the 3.65 one from above scanned $3.99??)
  • Total 1.32 OOP
  • Earned ECBS: $5.98 (listerine) + 1.50 (kleenex) + 1.99 (flossers) + $4.99 (Cepacol)

Order $3

  • 3 Snickers $0.75
  • LA Looks Gel $2.49 – $1
  • Breathe Right Strips $5.99 – $1.50 MQ = $4.49
  • Carmex $1
  • 2 Hersheys Drops $0.99
  • - $4.99 and 5.98 ECBS
  • Total $1.10 OOP
  • Earned ECBS $1 (carmax) + $2.25 (scickers) + 2.49 (LA Looks) + $5.99 (Breathe Right) + $1.98 (hersheys) + $1 (bag tag)

Net result… I spent$2.82 OOP + $10 ECB, walked out with a couple bags of stuff and $18.20 in ECBS. That is a MM trip!! And I scored several great freebies (dish detergent, kleenex, batteries, etc).

You can see the full CVS matchup with coupons listed HERE!

LivingSocial Deals - Office Max, Verizon Wireless,,

Right now is offering some great deals...

- $20 to spend at Office Max - in-store or online for $10
- $50 to Spend on Any Device or Accessory at Verizon Wireless for $25
- $40 to spend at for $20 (online only)
- $40 to Spend on Merchandise on for $20 (online)



Groupon Deals - Old Navy, Stuffington Bear Factory, Airworx & MORE

Right now is offering some great deals

- $20 worth of apparel at Old Navy for only $10
- $20 worth of teddy bears and stuffed animals at Stuffington Bear Factory for $10
- $50 worth of luggage and travel accessories at Travel Outfitters for $25
- 2 1-hour jump passes at Airworx in Chandler for $10

NOTE: Once you select your city may have to click on See All next the More Great Deals section to see some of the deals as there are so many going on right now.
Thursday, November 24, 2011

Safeway Trip

Here are a few deals I picked up at Safeway.

I bought:

  • 4 Triscuits/Wheat Thins 3/$5 – $0.75/2 MQ = $1.16 each
  • Bear Naked Granola (50 % clearance) = $2.25
  • Nanas
  • 6 Refreshe Soda 1.99 each
  • And I earned $2 OYNO CAT for the Refreshe purchase! (makes them 6/$10)!


Wednesday, November 23, 2011

My Target Huggies Deal

Check out my great Target diaper deal!!!


6 Huggies Diapers $8.99 – $2 TQ – $2MQ = $4.99

- 5/50 Target CAT

(2) $5 Target Gift Cards wyb $25 in Kimberly Clark Products Coupons

Plus I earned 2 more $5 Target Gift cards from the store promo this week (wyb 3)

Total $26.48 OOP & I received $20 in Target gift cards.

Net cost for 6 packs of diapers $6.48!!!


The Kimberly Clark Coupons were not in all papers and it was one of a few times that the Tucson paper got a deal and Phoenix didn’t.

99 Cent Store Finds!!


Store #1

  • Fiber One Yogurt
  • Yoplait Trix Yogurt
  • Quaker Chewy Granola Bars (Peanut butter)
  • Kraft Grated Parmesan
  • Dole Salad Bag
  • Green Peppers 2/$0.99

Store #2

  • Oscar Mayer Selects Turkey Hot Dogs
  • Nature’s Own Bread
  • Celery
  • Bananas
  • Grapes
  • Roma Tomatoes

These Gibson dishes also caught my eye.


Remember selection can vary greatly by store!

Albertsons Trip!

I stopped by Albertsons to pick up a few things!

6 boxes Chex 3/$5 – $1/2 IPs = 3/$4 (it’s a limit of 3 boxes for $5, so I did 2 orders)

2 Gallons Milk $1.57 each

4 Rubbermaid Take-Alongs $1 – $2/4 ( = $0.50 each <—Free after Catalina!

Earned $2 OYNO (Rubbermaid)

Barnes & Noble: Extra 30% off one item - exp 11/27/11

Click here to print a coupon valid for an Extra 30% off one item at Barnes & Noble. No store close or want to shop

online, use code E7U4N9X at checkout. Expires 11/27/11.

Free 8x10 Collage Print - order online & pick up at Walgreens

Free 8x10 collage print with code RGIFT2U from - order online & pick up in store for FREE.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Old Navy: 50% off Adult Clearance + $5 off $25 coupon - 11/23 noon-5 only

Tommorrow (11/23/11) from noon-5pm, Old Navy is having an extra 50% off Adult Clearance Sale.
Also, don't forget to head over to their Facebook Page and print a $5 off $25 purchase coupon. Click on Hottest Ticket link under their profile pic.

They also have their Black Friday deals posted online to view. Select stores are open on Thanksgiving Day, so make sure check the times of the store near you.
Monday, November 21, 2011

Walgreens: Child/Infant Advil!



I scored a money maker deal on Children’s Advil today with some sweet coupons I had been saving!  Even without my coupons, you can get a pretty great deal.


I bought

2 Children’s Advil $4.99 – $2 Wags Infant Book Q – $2 MQ (tearpad from pediatrician) = $0.99 each

Total $2.69 OOP (with tax)

Earned $3 RR!! Woo Hoo a $0.31 money maker!!


I repeated the deal!


Now if you don’t have the Walgreens Infant Book, your store *might* enter the Walgreens coupon code if you ask nicely. (The code is 5520). The register will take $2 off each bottle you buy with this code/coupon.


If you don’t have the $2 Advil tearpad MQ available you can find a $1.10 printable HERE!

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Old Navy: 75% off Adult Graphic Tees (11/21) + $5 off $25 coupon

On Monday 11/21/11, Old Navy is having a blowout on Adult Graphic Tees. Pick them up for 75% off (excluding clearance items).

Also, don't forget to head over to their Facebook Page and print a $5 off $25 purchase coupon. Click on Hottest Ticket link under their profile pic.

They also have their Black Friday deals posted online to view. Select stores are open on Thanksgiving Day, so make sure check the times of the store near you.

Safeway: $15 off your next shopping trip with $100 gift card purchase

Now until 11/23/11 at Safeway, purchase $100 worth of participating gift cards and receive a $15 off your next shopping order coupon.

Cards that qualify include: iTunes, JCPenney, Lowe's, Macy's, Sears, DSW, Gap, Applebee's, Nordstroms, Outback, Regal, The Keg, AMC, Bath & Body Works, Kohl's, Fandango, AT&T, and Cheesecake Factory.  Check in-store for further details.

Plus, should also qualify for 4X Fuel Rewards promotion.

Click here for a listing of other Gift Card Bonus Deals.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Bashas - Earn up to $50 in groceries when purchase participating Gift Cards

Now through 11/29/11, at Bashas, you can earn up to $50 in groceries when you purchase participating gift cards*.
  • Spend $50.00 - $99.99 in gift cards and receive a $5.00 grocery coupon
  • Spend $100.00 - $299.99 in gift cards and receive a $15.00 grocery coupon
  • Spend $300.00 or more in gift cards and receive a $50.00 grocery coupon

Choose from iTunes, Macy’s, Old Navy, Gap, Bass Pro Shops, Chili’s, Starbucks, Applebee’s,, Gamestop, Petco, Lowe’s and many more.  See store for details.

*Gift cards must be purchased in a single transaction. Grocery coupon prints at checkout and is valid on your next purchase at Bashas’. Limit one offer per customer. Excludes Bashas’/Food City/AJ’s gift cards, VISA, MasterCard and American Express gift cards, prepaid wireless, phone cards and reloadable debit products.

Click here for a listing of other Gift Card Bonus Deals.

JoAnn - 60% off regular priced item - 11/19-11/20 only

Click here to print a coupon for 60% off one regular priced item. Valid 11/19-11/20 only. *Remember most Michael's stores also accept competitor coupons, if you'd rather shop there.

No store close or want to shop online, you can get free shipping on any order with code HME323 valid 11/19 only.
Friday, November 18, 2011

Holiday Gift Card Bonuses

Several retailers and restaurants around the valley are offering incentives for purchasing gift cards this holiday season.  Please share any you know about.

Grocery/Drug Stores

Bashas - Earn up to $50 in groceries when purchase participating gift cards - thru 11/29/11

CVS - Earn a $5 eGift Card for every $25 purchased (must buy online)

Fry's Food Stores - Quadruple fuel rewards when you buy gift cards - 11/20/11-12/11/11

Safeway - 4X Gas Rewards Points for every $1 spent on qualifying gift cards - now-12/10/11

Local Restaurants

Dutch Bros Arizona - Purchase a $25 gift card for $20 & be entered to win 2 months of Free Coffee

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Get $10 bonus when buy $50 in gift cards

Floridino's -  $5 Free when buy $20 in gift cards - starts 12/1/11

The Good Egg - Save $5 on today's egg-sperience with every $25 Gift certificate purchased

Nando's Mexican Cafe - Extra $5 added to every $25 in gift cards purchased.

NYPD Pizza - $10 gift card when buy $50 in gift cards

Oregano's Pizza Bistro - Buy $100 in gift cards and get an extra $20

Rigatony's - Bonus $5 gift certificate with $30 gift certificate purchase, Take out Dinner for 2 with $50 purchase, Free 5-course wine dinner with $100 purchase.

Someburros - Buy $25, get $5 kickback card

National Restaurants

Abuelo's - $5 VIP Card with $25 gift card purchase

Applebees - Get a $10 bonus Card when you buy $50 in Gift cards

Benihana - Receive a $10 Promotional Card with the purchase of $50 in Gift Cards

Black Angus - Free $5 Bonus Bucks with $25 gift card purchase

Bonefish Grill - $20 Bonus Card with $100 gift card purchase

Brio - Free $20 gift card with $100 gift card purchase

California Pizza Kitchen - $20 Rewards card when purchase $100 in gift cards

Carls Jr - Free Six Dollar Burger with $20 gift card purchase

Carraba's - $20 Amore Card with $100 gift card purchase

Chili's - Save 10% off when buy $100 or more in gift cards

Chipotle - Free Burrito, Bowl, orders of Tacos or Salad with $30 gift card purchase

Culver's - Free Double Deluxe Value Basket with $25 gift card purchase

Del Taco - Free food starting with $10 gift card purchase. See link for details.

Elephant Bar - $5 Promotional Dining Card for next visit with every $25 gift card purchase

Famous Daves - $5 Reward Card with every $25 gift card purchase

Firehouse Subs - Free Dessert with $10+ gift card purchase with coupon

First Watch - $20 in Bonus Bucks when spend $100 in gift cards

Fuddruckers - $5 Bonus Gift Card for every $25 in Gift Card purchases

IHOP Buy a $25 Gift Card, get $5 off your next visit

Jamba Juice - Free Smoothie 16oz when purchase $25 Jamba Juice gift card

Maggiano's - $20 Bonus Card + Food & Wine Magazine with $100 gift card purchase

Old Spaghetti Factory - Buy a $25 GC get a $5 bonus certificate

Outback Steakhouse - For each $100 in gift cards purchased receive a $20 Bonus Card

Panda Express - Purchase a $25 gift card or higher, and you’ll receive a FREE 2-Entree Plate

Pappadeaux - Free $10 Rewards Card for every $50 in gift cards purchased

RA Sushi - Free $10 promotional card for every $50 in gift cards purchased

Red Robin - $5 Bonus Buck for every $25 gift card purchased

Roy's - $20 Bonus Card for every $100 in gift cards purchased

Ruby Tuesdays - Free $15 Bonus Coupon with $50 purchase in gift cards

Smoothie King - Free smoothie or a pack of 5 $1 off coupons when purchase $25 gift card. Verified at Luke Air Force Base location - Thanks Rachelle

Sweet Tomatoes - Free Complimentary Meal Pass with $50 gift card purchase

Taco Bell - Free Chicken Flatbread Sandwich Combo

TGI Fridays - Spend $25 on Gift Cards earn a $5 Bonus Bites Card

Tony Roma's - $15 in RomaBucks for every $50 gift card purchase

Uno Chicago Grill - $5 bonus voucher for every $25 spent on gift cards

Z'Tejas - $5 bonus card with every $25 gift card purchase


Barnes & Noble - Get a free $10 eGift Card when you purchase $100 worth of Gift Cards at

Burlington Coat Factory - $5 bonus card for every $50+ in gift cards purchased

Children's Place - Get $10 coupon when you buy $40 or more in gift cards

ExxonMobile - Get FREE $10 Gas Card when purchase at least $100 in gift cards

Half Priced Books - $5 Coupon with each $25 gift card purchased

Old Navy - Buy $40 of giftcards in-store and get 15% off your purchase thru 12/18 - Get $10 Bonus Gift Card when buy $50 or more in gift cards 


AMC Theatres - For every $30 you spend on our Gift Cards, there’s a $5 Concession Card in it for you

Brunswick Zone - $5 Bonus Certificate for every $25 in gift certificates purchased

Harkins Theaters - For every $25 gift card purchase or reload, you will receive a FREE medium popcorn!

Studio Movie Grill - Free Movie Ticket for every $50 in gift cards.

Target Trip!


I only bought a few things

2-pack kids gloves $1

Smucker’s Fruit Spread $1.79-$0.50 IP (printed a long time ago) = $1.29

2 Idahoan Potatoes $0.99 – $1 IP = free

McCormick Pumpkin Pie Spice $4.24



Here are some clearance items that caught my eye…

Food Stuffs that were 50% off. 


And the Larabar had $1 peelies on them!



Tons of AXE gift sets, great for holiday gifts maybe? Only 15% off but it might be worth watching for….


Lots of Men’s super hero shirts 75% off!


Lots of great clearance for boys, although my store was only 50% off..


And this was also only 50% off…


Have you seen any great clearance at your Target lately??

Need a roasting pan for your Thanksgiving turkey? Get one for $4.99 at Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market is selling their Professional Grade Non-Stick Roasting Pan with V-Rack for $4.99 now thru 11/20/11. Limit 2 per customer.

Old Navy: 75% off Adult Outerwear 11/19 & 75% off Adult Sweaters 11/20

Also, don't forget to head over to their Facebook Page and print a $5 off $25 purchase coupon. Click on Hottest Ticket link under their profile pic.