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Saturday, September 17, 2011

Free Sample of Head & Shoulders for Women

Get a free sample of Head & Shoulders for Women by 'liking' them on Facebook.  Click on the 'Being a Good Girlfriend' tab after hiting the like button.

Claim your free sample.

Friday, September 16, 2011

Free Mini-Subscription to Parents Magazines

When my kids were younger, I looked forward to my Parents magazine subscription each and every month.  This is a fabulous publication for pregnant women, new parents, and parents of younger children.  Now, you can get 7 free issues of Parents Magazine.  FREE! 

Get your free magazines.

Free Sample of Revlon Age Defying Cream Makeup

Coupons.com is offering free samples of Revlon Age Defying with DNA Advantage™ Cream Makeup SPF 20.  Just click on the first offer on the left and fill out your information.  Your sample will be sent, along with a $ 2.00 off coupon for future purchase.

6 Green Gadgets that Lower Utility Costs

Being eco-friendly isn't just good for the environment, it's good for your wallet too! By spending a little money on green gadgets that reduce energy and water waste, you'll be able to lower utility costs and feel good knowing you're helping the planet.

We've listed affordable green gadgets that will pay for themselves in no time flat.  Some of these products cost under $ 10.00 and can save up to 50% on your utility costs!!!

See which gadgets help reduce energy and water waste.

Share a Free Coke with a friend

This is just adorable!  Send an animated greeting to your friends via Facebook, and they'll get a coupon for a free coke.  Choose your friends, type your greeting, and it will be 'translated' into cute polar bear gimmerish.  

When your friend watches the animated video greeting in its entirety, they can then print up a coupon for a free bottle of Coca-Cola.  (coupon is for 99 cents off a 14, 16, or 20 ounce bottle).

Go ahead.  Share a free Coke with a friend. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Free Sample of Breathe Right Advanced

Try a free sample of new and improved Breathe Right Strips.  The new design covers a larger area of the nose, so they should be easier to get in place. 

Free Sample of FiberChoice

Try a free sample of Fiber Choice.  It looks like these are chewable tables.  Each time you take Fiber Choice, you're choosing to take good care of yourself.  Each servings heps support the immune system, and improve digestive health.

Get your free sample now.

Free Sample of Playtex Tampons

Walmart's giving away free samples of Playtex Tampons.  Choose from Playtex Sport Tampons, Playtex Gentle Glide 360 Tampons, or take a quick survey and they'll recommend the best one for you.

Get your free sample.

Free Monkey & Son Coffee Sample


Admittedly, I have never heard of Monkey & Son Coffee.  But, I'm certainly willing to give them a try for free!  As a lover of coffee, I'm open to trying new brands and flavors.  Now, you can to!  Get a free sample of Monkey & Son Coffee by 'liking' them on Facebook.  Fill out your basic information, and they'll rush your free sample to you.

Claim your free sample.

* On a separate note, be sure to claim your free sample of Green Mountain Coffee, as well!

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Favorite iPhone Apps for Traveling with Kids

Traveling with kids can either be a great way to create family memories, or a total disaster filled with meltdowns and screaming. This is especially true when you're traveling a great distance and children are forced to sit still for an extended period of time.

Try our favorite iPhone Apps for Traveling with Kids.  We've listed fun apps that cost $ 1.00 or less! 

Read more.

Save 30% - 40% at Old Navy Stores

WOW!  Save 30% on any one item at Old Navy.  Or, save 40% when you use your Old Navy, Gap, or Banana Republic card. 

Print out this Old Navy In-Store Coupon to cash in on the savings.  Offer is good 09/09/11 - 09/22/11 and excludes jewelry and clearance items.  Can't be used for online purchases.

Free Sample of Zazen Sleep


Try a free sample of Zazen Sleep.  Zazen Sleep uses natural botanicals, herbs, and vitamins to allow the body to relax faster, rest deeper, stay asleep longer, and wake up feeling refreshed. 

Zazen comes in liquid form, so it's a great option for those that have trouble swallowing pills.

Get yours now!

Free Shout Color Catcher Sample

Shout is giving away MORE free samples of Shout Color Catcher.  I know I've taken advantage of this freebie in the past, but I was able to claim another one this time.  WOO HOO! 

With Shout Color Catcher, you throw all your clothes in the wash together (GASP!  Colors and white unite!) and the laundry sheet 'catches' the colors.  Pretty cool, huh?

Grab your free sample of Shout Color Catcher.

Free Lacoste Perfume Sample

Looking for a new signature scent?  Try one of four Lacoste Perfume samples absolutely free.  There are currently only men samples available.  Choose from:

LACOSTE Challenge
LACOSTE Essential Sport
LACOSTE Essential

Get your free sample

Win a $ 10.00 iTunes Gift Card from Zapzyt

You could win a $ 10.00 iTunes Gift Card, compliments of Zapzyt.  'Like' them on Facebook for your chance to win.  Contest is good from 09/12/11 - 09/30/11.  You must be 18+ to enter.  One entry per household.

Last month Zapzyt was giving away free samples of their acne cream, and the stuff worked GREAT!  If they repeat the offer, we'll be sure to let you know!

Monday, September 12, 2011

Are tankless water heaters worth the money?

Tankless water heaters are all the rage right now, as they are said to be eco-friendly and more cost efficient than a standard hot water heater. But are tankless water heaters really all they're cracked up to be, and do they really save money?

We give you 5 things to consider before buying a tankless water heater.  Should you invest in one in order to save money?

Read more. 

Win One Year of Tide HE Landry Detergent!

Imagine the amount of money you could save, if you didn't have to buy laundry detergent for a full year! Trust me, in my household, we could save a fortune.

Enter for your chance to win a year of Tide HE Laundry Detergent. You'll have to register with the site and provide basic contact information, which takes just a few seconds. Then, you're automatically entered. Come back each day and submit a new entry. ENTER NOW!

* The prize is awarded in the form of a coupon booklet, which contains 10 coupons for free Tide HE.

Contests ends 02/29/12.

Free Sample - Purina One SmartBlend Cat Food


Head over to Purina's Facebook page and claim your free can of Purina One SmartBlend Cat Food.  'Like' them and fill out your shipping information.  Your kitty will be anxiously awaiting his or her free meal!  (Sould arrive within 6 - 8 weeks)

Related offers:

Win One Year of Purina Pet Food!

Win a one year supply of Purina Pet Food!  Prize is awarded in the form of twelve (12) coupons, each good for any Purina brand pet food (up to $ 25.00 each).   Contest ends 09/26/11.

Enter Daily to increase your odds of winning!

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Free Sample of Kleenex Cool Touch


Target is giving away free samples of the new Kleenex Cool Touch Tissues.  These tissues release a cool sensation to soothe your sore nose.  Neat!

Claim your free sample now.

Take advantage of these other offers too!

3 Free Magazines from Lowe's!

Lowe's is offering three different magazine publications absolutely free. 

- Lowe's Creative Ideas for Home & Garden
- Lowe's Creative Ideas for Outdoor Living
- Lowe's Creative Ideas for Weekend Projects

Get more information and find out how to claim your free magazines!

Free Purina Mighty Dog and Cat Food Coupon!


Treat your pet to a Free can of Purina Dog or Cat Food.  If you are one of the first 1,000 people to request your free product, you'll get a coupon for a free can.  Otherwise, try again! 

This offer is good through 09/24/11.  Limit of one free can of dog AND cat food per person.