Archive for February 2011

Freebies for Students!

Freebies for Students!
You’re a student and the world knows you’re broke, so while you can still flash that university ID, take advantage of it’s benefits!   Free Amazon Prime Membership for Students Hey students….if you are enrolled as a collegiate student….you can enroll in a free Amazon Prime Membership.  That gets you free 2 day shipping from... Read more »

Part II...Frugal AND Organic!

Part II...Frugal AND Organic!
If you missed Part I of going Organic AND Frugal…check that post here.   GROWING GREEN Put your windowsills to good use,….or even that warm space above your fridge and grow the latest culinary trend…Micro-Greens.  You’ll pay over $4-5 dollars a bag at the grocery store and can DIY and grow an endless supply all... Read more »

Can Organic be Frugal?

Can Organic be Frugal?
Yes yes a resounding yes!  And after all…health is priceless…and if you are what you eat, why would you want to be junk?  Consider eating well and eating organic as part of your health care budget.  An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!   Steeper Discounts Organic coupons are typically from smaller... Read more »
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Vera Bradley Outlet Sale 2011

Vera Bradley Outlet Sale 2011
THE ANNUAL VERA BRADLEY SALE Even driving from Chicago, the savings and fun times are totally worth it!!!  This year it’s April 13-16, 2011 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana.   WHAT TO DO: Pre-register online for $5 and you get a $5-$10 off coupon to use at the sale.  Print... Read more »

Asha Spa for 50% off all year!

Asha Spa for 50% off all year!
I love the spa…. Manicures, Pedicures, Deep Tissue Massages, Facials… …and I LOVE deals…. so this combines my love of both and makes me a very happy blogger!   THE 50% DEAL AT ASHA Asha Salon and Spa is offering ALL SERVICES at 50% off all year if you come in and book a service... Read more »

Half Price Groceries...today on Groupon (Niles)

Half Price Groceries...today on Groupon (Niles)
THE GROUPON DEAL:   You want to slash your grocery bill in half….you’ve been saving, cutting coupons, buying less processed foods and buying more whole produce….but today you can cut your grocery bill in half by just buying a Groupon and shopping at Fresh Farms International Market…which is already one of my most favorite grocery... Read more »
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    I'm Stephanie, your local north-sider Chicagoan with advice on everything frugal! I enjoy living joyfully without excessive spending and sharing my 'saving money' advice and practices with others. I am a Christian and love music-making, cooking, traveling the world and of course, blogging! "LIKE" me on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Frugirlsteph

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