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Friday Finals 12/21

on 12.21.2012 at 5:50pm
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This is a special Friday in our house.  My husband and I are celebrating our tenth wedding anniversary!  Looking back, my husband and I would never have seen us being where we are today.  That is the fun part though, is seeing that God’s plans are much bigger than our own.

As for shopping this week, I only hit Rite Aid and Walgreens.  We didn’t really need any groceries with upcoming trips and having already stocked up on holiday meal items.

Rite Aid:
Total before sales and coupons: $5.98
Total Spent: $4.48
+UP Remaining: $5

I went to test the gift set deal I posted earlier this week.  It worked like a charm!

Walgreens:
Total before sales and coupons: $19.73
Total Spent: $5.91
Total Saved: $13.82 or 70%

I bought the Tums and toothpaste that were free after Register Rewards, then used those $6.50 in RR to pay for all the clearance baking goods I found.

The extra in our grocery budget will probably be put towards gas next week as we drive to see grandparents and great grands!

How did you do this week?  Leave a comment or a link to your grocery savings post.  If you have Instagram don’t forget to use the #SouthernSavers so it shows up on facebook!



    • Christine

      Happy Anniversary!!

    • Darleen66

      Happy Anniversary! May you have many more blessed years together.

    • vicky

      Your photo took my breath away, you are so Happy! Have a great Anniversary and many many more!

    • Amie

      Happy anniversary! That is a beautiful wedding picture. :)

    • jhftc

      happy anniversary!!!!

    • Rachel

      Happy Anniversary!!!!

    • Donna

      Congratulations and we wish you much happiness in all the years to come.

    • lovesavingmoney

      HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!!!

    • sissy

      Happy, Happy Day! :)

    • Wendy

      Happy Anniversary Jenny! Thanks for sharing your beautiful photo.

    • Tracy

      Wishing you many more blessed years together! You two make a beautiful couple!

    • Terry

      Happy 10th and many more!

    • Janice

      Congratulations!

    • TG

      Congrats! Today is my 27th wedding anniversary.

    • Beth

      Happy Anniversary! We celebrated our 17th not long ago. Thanks for all your hard work.

    • Wendy

      Happy Anniversary – wishing you many more! Today is my parents’ 44th! ;)

    • Carman M

      May the Lord continue to bless you and your family! How beautiful!

    • Dawn

      Woohoo! I was excited to do this deal at Target. I braved the crowds yesterday and went looking for Glade products. Wondered if any had been marked down since very close to holiday and some have holiday packaging.

      Several four ounce candles were marked down to $2.12. Still having the Gift Card $5 promo WYB 5. So I had two $2/2 (printables) cpns and one $1/1 cpn (I think form AllYou mag maybe). $10.60 minus $5 in cpns plus tax then got a $5 Gift Card back. I had other purchases and used it right away on my other transaction.

      I frequently remove the packaging and tie ribbon around these to give as little gifts or include in larger gift baskets. So I was happy to find some yummy scents to share.

    • mya

      Happy Anniversary!!!!

    • lil A’s mom

      Happy Anniversary! :)

    • hazybuck

      I hit Target at just the right time! They’d just loaded some ‘gift sets’ on the clearance end cap – marked at $8.48. I purchaged three gift sets containing a Venus Razor, FS Shave Gel, and FS Clairol Essence Shampoo AND Conditioner – used 3 Target Q’s for $3 off Venus and a MAN Q for $5 off any Venus – paid only 38¢ each! These were originally $17 each – wahoo!
      I also purchase three gift sets containing a Fusion Razor w/3pk cartridges, FS Fusion shave gel, and a sundry of travel size creams. Clearance price of $8.48, used a Target Q for $2 off Fusion, and MAN Q for $5 – paid $1.48 for these – and my son LOVES these rather expensive razors!!

    • kelle

      What a sweet picture!

    • sophia

      happy anniversary jenny, what a beautiful picture. god bless you always!!

    • Excited4Coupons

      Happy anniversary. I agree you guys make a beautiful couple. May God continue to bless your marriage and family.

    • eerporter

      Happy Anniversary!! Thank you for what you do for all of us and for allowing God to use you to reach others in such a special way!