Blog Break: I’m Headed to Chicago…on a Budget Girl’s Trip!

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I’m going to take few days off from hunting down and sharing deals because I’m headed to Chicago for a much-needed girls trip.  My D/FW readers have probably heard all the hype about the expiration of the Wright amendment on Monday, Oct. 13th, which had been restricting nonstop service from Love Field to airports in eight other states for the past 34 years. This summer, Southwest Airlines had a big sale, in anticipation of this momentous occasion, and I got a round trip, non-stop flight for just $198. Woo-who!

But hotels in Downtown Chicago are crazy expensive (like $300-$500 per night), so what’s a Coupon Crazy Mommy to do?  Well, I found an “Express Deal”on Priceline for about $150 for a hotel on the “Magnificent Mile.”  Of course, I also went through Ebates and will get 4...

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Snapfish: FREE 20-page 4×6 Layflat Photo Book!

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Snapfish is offering a FREE 20-page 4×6 Layflat Photo Book.

No promo code needed.  Just go here to get started.

Shipping is just $2.99.

 

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Olive Garden: Unlimited Lunch ONLY $5 through Oct. 17th! (Soup, Salad and Breadsticks)

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Now through October 17th, Olive Garden is offering $5 Unlimited Soup, Salad and Breadsticks Lunch

Print the coupon HERE or just show it on your phone.

Dine-in only. Valid until 4PM each day.

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Amazon: 2-Quart Crock-Pot Slow Cooker only $9.59! (Reg. $26.99)

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Right now an Amazon, you can score this 2-quart Crock-Pot Slow Cooker for only $9.59 (Reg. $26.99)!

With winter around the corner and comfort foods in mind, this would be a great item to pick up for yourself or someone else.

It qualifies for FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders of $35+ or get a FREE 30-day trial of Amazon Prime and enjoy FREE 2-Day Shipping.

 

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Starbucks Rewards Members: FREE Upgrade to Gold Status and/or Double (Check Your Inbox)

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I received an email from Starbucks stating now through Nov. 10, I’ll earn double star when I make purchases with my registered Starbucks card.  Others are reporting getting an email offering to upgrade their Starbucks Rewards Membership to Gold Level Status.

If you’re signed up to receive Starbucks emails, check your account and see what offers may await!

Not a member?  Go here to join.  It’s FREE!

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Google Play: FREE Greatest Hits MP3 Album by Enrique Iglesias

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Head over to Google Play, where for a limited time you can download Enrique Iglesias’s “Greatest Hits” MP3 Album for FREE!

Just click the orange “Free” button (next to the song title) to get it.

If you’re new to Google Play, you’ll need to enter a valid credit card, but won’t be charged anything.

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Amazon: Mr. and Mrs. Potato Heads as low as $4 (Re.g $11.99)

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Hurry over to Amazon where they’ve got some great deals on Potato Head toys:
 
Potato Head Playskool Mr.Potato Head Tater Tub Set $8 (Reg. $14.99)
Playskool Mr. Potato Head  just $5 (Reg. $11.99)
Playskool Mrs. Potato Head  just $5 (Reg. $11.99)
 
These would be great to pick up for Christmas toy drive donations!
 
Amazon prices changes without notice, so don’t delay!
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Amazon Prime: Get 30-Minute Early Access to Lightening Deals!

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With holiday shopping and those amazing lightening deals right around the corner, I was excited the hear Amazon just announced they are offering Amazon Prime members early access to select Lightning Deals.  Members will get a 30-minute head start.  Which is HUGE, since a lot of deals sell out quickly.

To determine which upcoming deals qualify for early access, click the “Upcoming” tab HERE and look for deals with the Prime Early Access Deal text.  See example here….

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Toys R Us: FREE Lego Bat Signal In-Store Build Event (Sat., Oct. 18th)

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If you’ve got a LEGO Star Wars fans in your house (I’ve got THREE!)! Then plan to visit Toys R Us, this Saturday, Oct. 18th from 12-2PM, for their in-store event where children can build an exclusive Free Lego Bat Signal!

This is a FREE event, at participating locations. Go here to find the store nearest you.

*Offer available in store only. Quantities limited; no rain checks. Limit 1 per customer. Event intended for children, ages 9-up. Parental supervision required at all times. All giveaways and event materials available while supplies last and distributed to participating children only. Limit one per child. Quantities limited; no rain checks.
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Ending Tuesday…..Albertsons #StockUpSale!

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Buy 6 participating items and save $3 instantly! Mix and match!  Be sure to buy in groups of 6.  Prices listed are after instant savings.  See ad/store for additional participating items.

Some of my favorites…

Healthy Choice Soup 79¢
– $1/4 Healthy Choice Products Printable Coupon
= 54¢ ea

Hunt’s Diced Tomatoes 79¢
– 40¢/3 Hunt’s Tomatoes Coupon (9/21 SS)
= 66¢ ea

Starbucks Frappuccino (4-pk) $3.99
– $4/2 Starbucks Products Printable Coupon
= $1.99 ea

Go HERE to see the full list of coupon match-ups.

Stock Up Sale at Albertson's this week! Tons of great deals! #StockUpSale

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Albertsons, but all opinions are 100% mine!
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“ShopSmart” by Consumer Reports 1-Year Subscription Only $14.96 (Today Only!)

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Today only (10/13), DiscountMags is offering a 1-year subscription to ShopSmart Magazine for only $14.96 when you use promo code: COUPONCRAZYMOMMY at checkout! As a comparison, it’s currently 34.95 on Amazon.

If you research products before you buy them, this is the perfect magazine for you! It’s created by the experts at Consumer Reports, and is an easy-to-use guide that offers unbiased shopping advice to help readers find the best products and services for home, yard, health, fitness, food, electronics, family, autos and more. Like Consumer Reports, it is independent and carries no outside advertising.

 

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Chipotle: $3 Burrito, Bowl, Salad Or Tacos on Halloween Night!

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On Halloween (10/31), visit Chipotle dressed up in your best costume between 5PM and closing and you’ll score a burrito, bowl, salad, or an order of tacos for just $3.

All proceeds up to $1,000,000 will benefit the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation.

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