Being Resourceful

A Savvy Shopper's Guide to Bargains, Deals, & Freebies

1,000-Thread-Count Egyptian Cotton Sheet Set for $69.99 April 30, 2009

Filed under: Linens — Meg @ 1:31 am
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Wow! This is amazing… Amazon has the Pike Street 1,000-Thread-Count Egyptian Cotton Sheet Set, regularly priced at $400, for only $69.99 and FREE shipping. Maybe it IS time to replace those tattered old sheets in your linen closet!

Expires: unknown


Tonight – 31cent Scoop Night at Baskin Robbins April 29, 2009

Filed under: Dessert — Meg @ 12:25 am
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Nothing makes it feel like a carefree day like an ice cream cone! Be a kid again and enjoy.

Event date/time: Wednesday, April 29, 2009, 5pm – 10pm

Join us for 31 Cent Scoop Night at Baskin-Robbins®
and help us honor America’s firefighters with a $100,000
donation to the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC)
National Junior Firefighter Program.Participating stores will reduce prices of small ice cream
scoops to 31 cents*. At some locations, you may also have
an opportunity to make a donation to local fire charities.

Find a Baskin Robbins near you.

Expires: April 29, 2009 at 10pm


Crocs Outlet sale April 28, 2009

Filed under: Shoes — Meg @ 12:21 am
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Is it time to replace your summer sandals, or add to your collection? The Crocs Outlet online is having a major sale! Use code TRYCROCS08 for free shipping.

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Ann Taylor & LOFT – Friends & Family coupon April 27, 2009

Filed under: Ladies' — Meg @ 12:19 am
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Ok, ladies, time to spruce up those summer wardrobes with a printable Friends & Family coupon from Ann Taylor LOFT! The coupon offers 30% off your entire purchase at Ann Taylor & LOFT in the store or online, and 15% off your entire purchase at the Ann Taylor Factory or LOFT Outlet stores.

Use it during: Tuesday, April 28 – Sunday, May 3, 2009


Free dinner tonight @ Tin Star April 26, 2009

Filed under: Quick Service — Meg @ 12:18 am

Yes, you read that right! Tin Star offers free dinner for kids on Sunday nights after 4pm. Of course, like usual, this is only with the purchase of an adult entree and only one kid per adult.

Find a Tin Star near you

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Bath & Body Works coupon

Filed under: Cosmetics — Meg @ 12:11 am
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Time to pamper yourself with free stuff from Bath & Body Works…

Expires: Sunday, April 26, 2009 coupon codes April 25, 2009

Filed under: Cosmetics — Meg @ 12:17 am
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Time to refill my facial supplies through… These codes worked for me tonight! After you fill your shopping bag, go to the checkout and enter the codes toward the bottom of your personal info/billing page. You can only enter two codes and they must be separated with a comma.

  • EYES – free High Impact Mascara sample & free shipping with $35+ order
  • ENTERTAIN – free gift & free shipping with $35+ order (The free gift that showed up in my shopping basket at the final confirmation page was Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss sample in Currant. I didn’t receive a choice of free gifts for this one.)

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Oh, and be sure to register for their “Club Clinique.” After I entered my shipping information in the checkout process, I was given my choice of 3 complimentary samples since I signed up. (This is in addition to the free gift from the above code.) My choices were:

  • Men’s Face Scrub Deluxe Sample – .51oz
  • Superdefense SPF 25 Sample in Combination Oily to Oily
  • Aromatics Elixir Vial – 1.5ml

Brown Cow yogurt coupons

Filed under: Dairy — Meg @ 12:15 am
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Sign up to receive printable coupons for Brown Cow yogurt!

Expires: 10 days from when you receive them


Braum’s – free ice cream for kids on 5/2

Filed under: Dessert — Meg @ 12:09 am
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On Saturday, May 2nd, 1pm-6pm, Braum’s is offering free ice cream cones for kids when accompanied by a parent. This is for kids 15 & under, and the cone is a 4oz. dip. The free cones are available at the inside counter, not the drive-thru. YUM!

Find a Braum’s near you

Good for: Saturday, May 2, 2009


Old Navy in-store coupons

Filed under: Clothing — Meg @ 12:07 am
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Go to and click on the following to print in-store coupons:

  • click on the mom’s blue capris & magenta top in the bottom center image to get a coupon for $5 off a $25 purchase
  • click on the little girl’s shorts in the bottom center image to get a coupon for $5 off your purchase when you buy both an adult pair of shorts and a kid’s pair of shorts

Note: The coupons print with a bar code, and the site specifies that they’re one-time use only so supposedly you can’t share them with friends…

: 4/30/09