Enjoy a night (or an afternoon) at the movies without spending a cent. Here are several free movie ticket offers to take advantage of:
- Spend $25 on P&G products in a single transaction, and get a free adult movie ticket. Spend $30, and get both an adult ticket and a child's ticket to Monsters University
- Collect four codes off of specially-marked Red Baron, Tony's, Freschetta or Pagoda Express products, and get a free movie ticket. Two ticket limit
- Buy six tickets to Fast & Furious 6 through Fandango, and one of your tickets is free. Use promo code FAST
- Enter two codes from specially-marked boxes of General Mills cereal to snag a free ticket
For more ways to get free and cheap movie tickets, check out:
Grab some rock salt and heavy cream next time you're at the store, so you can enjoy some homemade ice cream this weekend:
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As our hearts go out to the families affected by the tornadoes that hit Texas and Oklahoma in the past week, please take some time to make sure you've done everything you can to prepare your family for a disaster:
- How to Prepare for Emergencies
- Emergency Supply List
- Home Inventory List
- Freezer Inventory List
- How to Keep Foods Safe During a Power Outage
Dig out the strawberry hullers and the canning jars; strawberry season has arrived. I'll be making loads of strawberry freezer jam with my berries. What will you be making?
Find a U-Pick Farm:
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Tired of spending big bucks on chemical-laden shampoos and conditioners that never do what they promise? Ditch them and give no pooing (aka no shampooing) a try. Despite what the beauty companies want you to believe, baking soda and vinegar are all you really need to wash and condition your hair:
Are you already a no pooer? Tell us about your no-pooing experience (good or bad), and share any tips you have for beginners.
Did you know that sometimes the store brand is made by the same company as the name brand? Learn how to spot when this is true, and you'll save big:
- Easy Ways to Make Over Your Grocery List
- Shop the Grocery Sales Cycles and Save
- Still More Ways to Slash Your Grocery Bill
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Want to learn how to can or just need a big kitchen to do it in? See if there's a cannery near you:
Have you ever used a community cannery? Please share your experience.
- What You Need to Get Started Canning
- FAQs About Home Canning
- Canning Glossary
- Save Money on Canning Jars
- Free Canning Jar Labels
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Looks like Goodwill Outlet stores are here to stay. I just added several new locations to the list. See if one of them is near you:
Know of another outlet location? Please tell me about it.
Want a more bountiful garden with fewer pests? Just plant the right things next to each other, and you'll be off to a great start:
Do you already use companion plantings in your garden? Tell us which plant combinations work well for you.
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