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Use This Instead ...

Thursday April 17, 2014

If a recipe calls for a pan or a gadget that you don't have, there's probably something that you can use in its place.

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Homemade Easter Egg Dye

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Planning to dye some Easter eggs this week? Grab a few staples from your pantry and you won't have any need for a kit:

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Easter Coupons

Tuesday April 15, 2014

Starting to think about Easter? Use these coupons to keep your costs down:


  • $2 off Kentucky Legend ham, turkey breast or bacon
  • $.50 off Hungry Jack hashbrown potatoes
  • $.75 off Wesson cooking oil
  • $.50 off Ore-ida hash browns
  • $.50 off Betty Crocker boxed potatoes
  • $.50 off Pillsbury pie crusts
  • $.40 off Diamond Crystal kosher salt
  • $.50 off Diamond Crystal sea salt
  • $3 off Jennie-O Oven Ready whole turkey or turkey breast
  • $.55 off Bridgford frozen rolls, bread dough or monkey bread

*Remember: Coupons.com usually allows you to print two of each coupon


  • $1 off Duncan Hines Comstock or Wilderness pie filling & topping wyb one Duncan Hines Classic or Signature cake mix
  • $.55 off any Florida Crystals natural or organic product
  • $1 off Wholesome Sweeteners brand organic sugar, stevia, agave or honey
  • $.55 off Florida Crystals natural or organic sugar
  • $.50 off Star vinegar
  • $.55 off C&H and Domino Quick Dissolve Sugar or Pourable Brown Sugar Flip Top Package


  • $.50 off Carnation evaporated milk
  • $.50 off Nestle Toll House morsels


  • $10 off food and/or beverage purchase of $50 or more
  • $2 off Photofinishing order of $5 or more
  • $1 off two 9 oz. or larger Easter chocolate candy bags
  • $1.50 off two bags of Easter M&Ms (9.34 oz or larger)
  • $.50 off Market Pantry white vinegar
  • $.50 off two Market Pantry canned vegetables or fruits (14.5 oz. or larger)
  • $.75 off I Can't Believe It's Not Butter spread
  • $1 off three greeting cards
  • $1 off Mrs. Smith's or Edwards frozen whole pie
  • $.50 off two 12 oz. cans of Nestle Carnation evaporated milk
  • $.65 off two 13.4 oz. cans of Nestle La Lechera sweetened condensed milk

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Save on Easter Baskets

Monday April 14, 2014

A-tisket, a-tasket a budget-breaking basket? Not when you use these tips to fill your kiddos' Easter baskets on the cheap:

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