Just this past weekend I spent $70 on beauty supplies. Just
six basic supplies. At a drugstore.
It's not easy (or cheap) staying beautiful.
This surprisingly expensive outing got me thinking – are
there things I could be using around my own home to curb the costs of spending so
much on beauty supplies? I did a little digging and, as it turns out … there
By Cheryl.LockGuest Blogger
at 9:00AM, 3 weeks ago |
Money Saving Tips
It's a new year and a great time for everyone to sign up for their
birthday freebies! All you have to do is sign up for the offers
that you like below. Sometime during your birthday month you'll
receive an email with instructions on how to claim your freebie,
you may have to print a coupon or sometimes it's as easy as showing
I.D.. Grab yourself free meals all day long, or $5 off some shoes.
There's no end to the perfumes and washes and creams and
sticks and powders and shimmers that claim to make us our most
beautiful … for a price.
We'll be the first to admit that sometimes we can't resist spending
on beauty supplies (and our corresponding folder in our Financial
Inbox balloons accordingly).
But overspending on makeup and beauty products every month simply
After we saw how much you loved our story on how to tackle 40
household cleaning tasks with only five products, we set out to
gather every affordable beauty trick and tip we could find,
at 6:00AM, a year ago |
Money Saving Tips
It's Fall, so it's time for some comfort food! Download a couple of
free ecookbooks. The Fall Favorites eCookbook has 42 pages of
recipes including: Beefy Barley, Au Gratin Potatoes, Pizza
Casserole, Cranberry Cobbler, Apple Dumplings, Beefy Onion Soup,
Apple Glazed Chicken and more. If you love soups and stews, there's
one for you too. 38 Soups and Stews Recipes includes: chicken
soup recipes, vegetable soup recipes, slow cooker soup recipes,
hearty stews and more. Enter your email to access the ecookbooks
(Tip: I save my ecookbooks to a folder on my
desktop for easy access).
You can try and get a free Probiotic Action Acne Spray.
I hope your hungry because this seems to be the week for food
freebies. If your lucky enough to have a Rita's Italian Ice near you, stop by and get a free
sample of their newest Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Ice Cream flavor. Carvel Ice Cream is hosting Customer
Appreciation Day on Thursday, 9/20 from 3pm - 7pm and you can get a
free Jr. Bonnet cone.
This next one is huge, Papa
John's is giving away over 2 million pizzas! That's 120,000
free one topping each week until December 31st in a random drawing.
Before we get started there is one freebie that popped up
for teachers this week. Teachers can get a free Nozin
Nasel Sanitizer sample. "Like" them on Facebook and fill in the
form, a school name is required.
Just in time for Labor Day, pick up a free 8x12
American Flag from Valu Home Centers. "Like" their page to
print the coupon for a free flag. The coupon expires 9/8/12.
Get a Bear Naked Nut Cluster Crunch
Cereal sample from Target. Just fill in the form to get