Saving Money with a DIY Oil Change + 5 Things You Should Buy Online

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Do you shop online?  Surveys and studies show that more and more people are turning to the world wide web to purchase gifts and a whole host of personal items.  My husband and I are definitely two of these people.  Don’t get me wrong; I enjoy walking down the aisles of Walmart and check out the latest things they have to offer, from seasonal decor and clothing to beauty supplies.  But I also love the convenience of online shopping, and I love the time and money that it saves me!  Today we are going to talk about how buying your Pennzoil oil online for a DIY oil can help you save money, plus I will share 5 things you should be buying online if you want to save money. [Read more…]

Find Savings with Dealspotr


If you are a homemaker on a budget like me, then you LOVE to save money.  Each week I look forward to looking through the online circulars to find good deals on must-have grocery, health & beauty, and houseware items.  And I always check for online and in store coupons before we shop for clothing and shoes for the family.  But when you have so many deal blogs, store apps, money saving apps, email ads and coupons, it can actually be a little overwhelming!  Today I’m here to tell you about Dealspotr, a crowdsourced deal site that helps you find coupon codes, online sales and offers. (Use the following access code to become a member: SIMPLYSWEETHOME) [Read more…]

Skinny & Co. Coconut Oil Preview and Coupon Code

Skinny an Co Coconut Oil

If you are in to natural and organic products and solutions, you have probably read about the many uses and benefits of coconut oil.

The benefits of coconut oil include:

● Boosts metabolism
● Supports thyroid function
● Supplies energy to insulin-resistant cells
● Helps maintain healthy blood sugar levels
● Promotes oral health when used in oil pulling

Coming up I’ll have a full review of Skinny & Co. Coconut Oil products.  Till then I invite you to check out the video below.  It showcases Skinny & Co products and talks about what sets Skinny & Co. Coconut Oil apart from other products. [Read more…]

7 Online Resources for Outrageous Shopping Steals

It’s hard to be a fashion-forward mom ― not just because of the allure of wearing yoga pants day-in and day-out, but because refreshing your wardrobe every season gets expensive fast. Online shopping certainly does help cut costs, but the Web offers even more relief from the high price tags of stylish clothes. These seven resources (including websites, forums, and apps) help keep you within budget while you curate this season’s next best looks. [Read more…]

Get Free Samples Today – Here’s How

Sample Box

Have you signed up for  PINCHme yet?  It is a site that offers great freebies to its members. Each month you are given a chance to select a few freebies from a provided list.  A couple of weeks later, your sample box arrives in the mail with the samples you selected and some extras! [Read more…]

Hand Stamped Ornaments and Jewelry + MY Black Friday Deals

Etsy Banner at 600

As many of you know, my other “gig” beyond this blog is my Etsy shop, where I sell hand stamped jewelry and ornaments.  It’s truly a “mom and pop shop,” as my husband and I work on the business together, from coming up with design ideas to manufacturing the products.

Our main product lines include: Name/Word/Quote Jewelry, Team Spirit Jewelry, and Christmas Ornaments.  And we, of course, offer personalized and custom items.

Currently we carry 2 different disc sizes in shiny aluminum, which will never rust or tarnish, and we’ve also recently added a few products featuring washers and brass discs.  And we have a huge mix of charms and beads to make anything you like! [Read more…]

Glucerna Coupon Deal from Walmart

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Glucerna Shake

When you’re on the go, it is important as ever to get adequate nutrition and keep your blood sugar under control.  Ready-to-drink shakes like Glucerna are always on hand at my house for those days when I’m leaving the house and need to take something along to help keep me going.

Glucerna is the #1 Doctor recommended brand of nutritional products formulated for people with diabetes. It contains CARBSTEADY®, a blend of slow-digestible carbohydrates clinically proven to help minimize blood sugar spikes. With a variety of flavors, Glucerna shakes and bars help people with diabetes manage both their blood sugar spikes and hunger. Get $1 off any one (1) Glucerna product today!


M&M’s® Coupon + MARS Bake In The Fun Sweepstakes

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Can you believe it’s September already? Changing leaves, sweater weather and Friday night football games are just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with fall baking? Add inspiration to your favorite fall recipes with the new M&M’s® Pecan Pie available at Walmart. It’s the perfect complement to all your favorite fall recipes. Save $1.00 on any two M&M’s® chocolate candies, 9.4 oz. or larger.

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Cap’N Crunch Quest Instant Win Sweepstakes

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I love a good giveaway. Don’t you? Today I’m sharing a sweepstakes that you can play or win right from you computer or smartphone, and it’s from one of my favorite cereals, Cap’N Crunch. Take a look.

Help the Cap’n in his quest. Treasure is buried throughout the Crunch Islands, but he can’t remember where. Set sail with the Cap’n and play daily from your smartphone or online for your chance to instantly win a $10 Dollar General Gift Card.  Plus earn a weekly entry into the $100 Dollar General Gift Card Sweepstakes when you check-in at a Dollar General® store with your geolocation-enabled mobile device (data rates may apply) using the website PLAY NOW at

 Be sure to visit your nearest Dollar General store to purchase Cap’n Crunch and Crunch Berries cereals! [Read more…]

Coca-Cola Happy Hour + Patriotic Coke-Inspired Table Decor

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Coke Bottles

I’m so excited about the hot summer weather here! One of my favorite summer activities is just sitting on the front porch or the back deck with my hubby.  Whether we’re sitting out in the hot sun or under the stars at night, it is always good to have this time to spend with him just laughing and talking as we share a Coke!

This summer Coca-Cola has brought back their Share a Coke campaign, complete with fun personalized bottles and cans.  Coke has always been my favorite drink, and last year I had my fair share of cans and bottles with fun words like “Superstar” and Soulmate” written on them.  Then this year I’ve gotten bottles that feature emoticons and the words “Love” and “Amor.”  But even better than that, I found a bottle with my husband’s name on it! [Read more…]