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Triple List, Hampton Roads

Coupon values are those from the Pilot. The Bloom I shop at is on South Battlefield Blvd., in Chesapeake. They do give overages (thus all the marshmallows I bought today). Here’s my list: Item Price Q Req Q Value Q Source Final Price Unit Price Lipton Recipe Secrets 1.50 1 0.75 11-16-08 RP -0.75 -0.75…

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Super EZ Peanut Brittle

Ingredients 1    cup    sugar ½    cup    corn syrup 1    cup    peanuts 1    tsp    vanilla 1    tsp    butter 1    tsp    baking soda Instructions In 2 quart glass bowl (ideally a glass measuring pitcher with a handle) mix sugar & corn syrup, then microwave 4 minutes. Stir in peanuts and microwave 2 minutes. Stir in vanilla and…

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Harris Teeter – part 1

Actually, I haven’t decided if I’ll go back later today. Lots to do. I picked up all the best deals. The rest of the stuff on my list is just so-so. I was disappointed to learn that Harris Teeter no longer credits the overage of the coupon to other items. They are only tripling up…

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Cooking equivalents

Source: goofy_wanna_b on groups.yahoo.com/group/frozen-assets, 9/30/08 1 lb lean ground beef 2 ½ c. cooked, drained 1 lb ham 3 c cubed 8 slices bacon ½ c cooked, drained, crumbled 1 whole chicken 3-4 c cooked, cubed meat 1 ½ lbs boneless, skinless chicken breast 3 c cooked, cubed 1 lb lamb chops 2 chops 1…

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Harris Teeter Triples Deals for 9/18-21

Oh boy! Harris Teeter is doing triples again starting tomorrow (Sept. 18, 19, 20 & 21). I’m jazzed. Love triples. Until you’ve done triples, you just can’t understand. It’s a couponing thing. I’ve been bouncing between a few of my favorite couponing sites. The easiest to digest list came from Hot Coupon World. The specific…

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Easy Apple Turnovers

Easy Apple Turnovers 1 can of apple pie filling (or homemade, already cooked filling) 1 can of refrigerator biscuits (either a tube of 8, or a tube of 5 Grands™ split in half) 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter, melted 1/2 cup sugar 1-2 tsp. cinnamon Preheat oven to 400°. Flatten the biscuits into 4″ circles.…

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Lemons are Not Just for Lemonade: 31 Uses for Lemons and Lemon Juice

Some common and some uncommon uses for lemons. Household: Remove tough food stains from your cutting board by rubbing with lemon juice and baking soda. This will also kill germs and freshen. Clean and deodorize your microwave by placing 4 tablespoons of lemon juice in 1 cup of water. Place in microwaveable bowl and boil…

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Couponing

Is that even a word? Sort of like garage saling… I’ve signed up for a trial at couponsense.com. They claim to be in Virginia, but don’t have any circular information any more recent than January. Boy, that’ll irritate me. The idea behind this service is that they enter all the coupons that go out in…

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