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FREE: 108 Stretch Bands – Multiple Shapes and Colors – Bandit-Os (reg. $19.99) – Today Only

Expires Morning of 4/30/12

PRICE = ZERO (Reg. $19.99)

Just Pay Shipping @ $4.99


This deal is a one-day only special being offered on Tanga.  Imagine, you can share this great deal with up to 108 children and adults that might enjoy or collect these fun stretch bands.

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MUST HAVE: BPA-free Foldable Water Bottles $4 – Yes! BPA-free – by Vapur

2 Bottles for $8
Shipping Just $2
No Need to Carry Around Empty Bulky Refillable Bottles
 16 oz. capacity (actually 0.5 liter) 
Clip it on (clip included)
Stands up when filled
Super lightweight

Big savings.  These sell for $9.99 per bottle at many retailers.  I just checked.  So this is a great deal for now or to put away for later as a gift or reward.

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MOTHER’S DAY: Sweet Pearl Bookmark – Make It With Your Own 2 Hands in 2 Minutes

Can You Spare 2 Minutes For Mom?  

I Hope So !!

Once you pick out up a few things at Michael’s or find them in this drawer or that drawer at home, you’ll need about 2 minutes to complete the three steps to make this keepsake bookmark that any Mom will cherish forever when it comes from your hands to hers on Mother’s Day.   You might even find that you have all the supplies you need right there in your home.  To do this, you’ll need to put on your Clever Cap to find some substitutions for the items suggested on Michael’s Material’s List for this Pearl Bookmark project.  Perhaps an old costume jewelry bracelet or necklace and a charming pendant or perfect charm that you’ve been holding on to for a special occasion.  The simple details for this handmade project is right HERE.

You make it.  She’ll love it.


MOTHER’S DAY: Electric Cupcakes – Make It With Your Own 2 Hands – Michael’s Stores

Anyone Can Do It!

Beautiful – Frugal – Fun

Prep Time Just 10 – 15 Minutes

Then Bake & Frost

With the Spring holidays behind us, it’s time to focus a little more on Mother’s Day (May 13, 20120.  This year, any Mom will surely appreciate a homemade gift from you, especially one so sweet for her palate and so tantalizing for her eyes.

Wouldn’t these homemade beauties make a bright and wonderful gift or addition to a Mother’s Day gathering or special meal. Simple enough for kids and novices, this is a no-brainer.  Just do it!

Make these Electric Cupcakes for Mom using a very short list of ingredients and a simple 5-step instruction sheet from Michael’s Stores.

Get it HERE.  

PUBLIX: Stork Delivery – Newst Baby Club Coupons – $1 Off Produce & More


New Baby Club Coupons
Expire June 18, 2012

I think it is admirable that Publix is considerate enough to include non-baby items in the periodic coupon mailings they do to members of the FREE Baby Club. It shows that some thought went into process of choosing products that may be necessary, but not typically thought of when making a shopping list for things that are needed with a baby in the house.

For example, in the envelope that arrived today were the following Publix store coupons:

$1 Off Any Dairy Item
$1 Off Any Fresh Meat Item
$1 Off Any Produce Item
$1 Off Shout Laundry Product 8.7-60 oz
$1 Off Two Ziploc Containers, 2 – 6 ct.
BOGO Publix Disinfecting Wipes, Lemon 35 ct.
BOGO Publix Wipes Refill, Unscented or Scented 72 ct.

Naturally there are baby-specific coupons too. To join the Publix Baby Club, visit

$1 Off Stonyfield Farm Organic YoBaby Yogurt
$5 Off Publix Diapers, Big Box


Wii – 1 Day Sale – Remote & Nunchuk Combo $14.99 (reg. $49.99) – FREE Shipping

Save 60%
But Hurry – One Day Deal

FREE shipping makes this an even better deal from this eBay seller.  Dont need them now?  How ’bout putting away for the next birthday party for a Wii owner, or for a stocking stuffer, or upcoming birthday, or just to have an extra set at home or to take with you “on the road” when you are going to play at someone else’s home.

MOTHER’S DAY: Make Her Gift With Your Own Two Hands – Michael’s Stores

Mother’s Day
Sunday, May 13, 2012

Michael’s Stores – Everything You Need
Free Project Instructions & Supplies Lists
Decorated Mugs
Unique Handmade Cards
Beautiful Homemade Treats
One-Of-A-Kind Apparel
Embellished Stepping Stones
What Mom wouldn’t appreciate a special gift that you or the kids made for her?  Visit Michael’s website for instructions and lists of supplies needed for the project that says “Mom” to you.  Start this weekend and you’ll have plenty of time for a masterpiece.