Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive May 9th!

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This Satruday, May 9th, is the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive!  You’ve probably received a baggie and a note in your mailbox this week and we at Time2Save want to encourage you to take advantage of this very easy way to help out someone else with your savvy shopping.

First – A Quick Back-Story:

Jamie here!  A few years back, my family was on Food Stamps and WIC,  and we were STILL using our credit card to help us close the gap from month to month.  As unlikely as it sounds, learning how to coupon was what put my family in the position to get off those programs and turn the tables.  Now, I have a stockpile big enough to feed my family and  (this part I love) others.

In the end – learning how to save – enabled me to GIVE.  It’s the most amazing thing…..

That being said -

Today, Saturday the 9th, is the LARGEST 1-Day Food Drive in America – Stamp Out Hunger.  The food collected will go to feed hungry families all over the nation, so look over your little (or large) stockpile with a generous eye!  They’ve made this food drive easy enough for even the laziest and most forgetful to do – all you have to do is hang a bag of canned or boxed food on your mailbox!

If you are looking for cheap donation items for the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive – check out the starred items in the weekly grocery lists.  Our “Top 10″ if you will. Those are often $1 or less items.

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*HOT* $.50/1 Frosted Flakes, Krave Coupons | Only 99¢ at Publix!

Kelloggs Frosted Flakes & Krave Cereal Coupons

There’s a couple great new kids cereal coupons out today!  Print these Kelloggs coupons for $.50/1 Frosted Flakes and $0.50/1 Kelloggs Krave.  Then take it to Publix this week, where Frosted Flakes and Krave are on BOGO sale for $1.99.  Either of these coupons will double to $1 off, making these cereals just 99¢ each!


I love getting cheap cereal – not only does my family go through about a box a day -but it’s a great item to donate to food pantries and other folks in need (For instance, my Gas Station Giving boxes I mentioned HERE!)

How Can I Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims?

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Photo Credit: Steve Gooch

We are all still reeling from the tragedies still being reported after yesterday’s massive F-4 tornado swept through Moore, Oklahoma.  The loss of life was particularly unbearable to imagine – I honestly can’t bring myself to think on it but only to pray for the families of those lost little ones.  We are lifting up Moore, Oklahoma in prayer, but if you are looking for another way to help – here are relief organizations you can contact to help.

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Best Buys of the Week: $1 and under 5/1


Here at Time2$ave, we’re all about helping you save money, but also we want to free you up to GIVE.  We believe that when you can bring home an abundance for your family while spending little – you’ll be able to answer the call when God presents an opportunity to bless someone else through your giving.
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Welcome to our *NEW* weekly segment to point out what’s FREE or under $1 from the Grocery Store & Drugstores.  the sales ad to each store.

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Grocery:

Aldi:

  • Avocados-$.49
  • Lettuce-$.69
  • sweet onions 2lb-$.69
  • mangoes-$.69
  • limes 1 lb bag-$.99
  • roma tomatoes 20oz package-$.99

 

To see entire Aldi’s Ad – GO HERE!

Bi-Lo:

  • Crystal Light Canisters-FREE
  • Kraft Velveeta Skillet Dinners or Casseroles-$.19
  • Yellow, White or Bi-Color Corn – $.39 ea.
  • SH Squeeze Mustard – ($.49 ea.)
  • Arizona Tea – ($.49 ea.)
  • Land O Lakes Margarine Quarters-$.50
  • Pepperidge Farm Cheesebread-$.64
  • Hunt’s Snack Pack 4 ct.-$.75 ea
  • GM Cerals 12.8-18 oz.-$.77
  • Marzetti Salad Dressing 12-15 oz.-$.79
  • Lance Crackers 8 ct.-$.80
  • Old El Paso Refried Beans-$.85
  • Old El Paso Taco or Tortilla Shells-$.85
  • Green Peppers – $.89 ea.
  • GS Fresh Chicken Leg Quarters – $.99 lb.
  • Hass Avocados – $.99 ea.
  • Jalapeno Peppers – $.99 ea.
  • Oscar Mayer Lunchmeat-$.99
  • Fresh Express Shreds – $.99 ea.
  • Hawaiian Punch 1 Gal. or Capri Sun 10 Pk.-$1

 

To see entire Bi-Lo matchups – Go HERE!

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Best Buys of the Week: $1 and under


Here at Time2$ave, we’re all about helping you save money, but also we want to free you up to GIVE.  We believe that when you can bring home an abundance for your family while spending little – you’ll be able to answer the call when God presents an opportunity to bless someone else through your giving.
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Welcome to our *NEW* weekly segment to point out what’s FREE or under $1 from the Grocery Store & Drugstores.  the sales ad to each store.

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Grocery:

Aldi:

  • Bananas-$.33
  • Mangoes-$.69
  • Pineapple-$.99

 

To see entire Aldi’s Ad – GO HERE!

Bi-Lo:

  • Crystal Light on the Go Sticks-FREE
  • Aquafresh Toothpaste-FREE
  • Hershey’s Candy Bars 1 ct. or Trident Gum 18 ct.-FREE
  • Barilla Pasta 16 oz. or Barilla Pasta Sauce 24 oz.-$.24
  • Duncan Hines Classic Cake Mix-$.25
  • Yellow, White or Bi-Color Corn – $.25 ea.
  • Kraft Salad Dressing 8 oz. or Kraft Anything Ranch Dip 1-1.25 oz.-$.54
  • Vo5 Shampoo or Conditioner 15 oz.-$.54
  • Simply Potatoes-$.64 ea
  • Duncan Hines Family Size Brownies 18.3 oz.-$.80
  • Pure Protein Bars 1.78 oz.-$.83 ea
  • TastyKake Pecan Swirls – ($.85 ea.)
  • Green Peppers – $.89 ea.
  • Cucumbers – $.89 ea.
  • Sweet Potatoes – $.89 lb.
  • GS Fresh Chicken Drumsticks or Thighs – $.99 lb.
  • Dixie Crystal Sugar 4 lb-$.99
  • GS Fresh Leg Chicken Quarters – $.99 lb.
  • Daisy Sour Cream or Cottage Cheese-$1
  • Capri Sun 100% or Super V-$1

 

To see entire Bi-Lo matchups – Go HERE!

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