On the 9th Day, it was ebay!

Ok, we all have preconceived notions about ebay.  Just set them aside for a minute please.  This online auction has come a looong way since it debuted.  Heck, it has come a long way since I was a 13 year old girl obsessed with the Backstreet Boys, and bought all my own Christmas presents off … Continue reading

Let’s see what’s behind door #8…

Another no brainer!  But you may want to set up a separate email account for this one! Sign up for email clubs.  Most business and restaurant chains have them these days.  Not only do you get rewarded for signing up, you get sent additional discounts and promotions, and well as free stuff on your birthday, … Continue reading

#7…Save those Receipts!

Receipts can be annoying and we all too quickly toss them before giving them even a glance.  However, retailers (especially fast food) are trying to encourage customers to come back by leaving discounts and promotions on their receipts.  They are actually stepping up from that call this number to enter to win x amount of … Continue reading

6 Sights a Seein’!

If you are reading this, you obviously have internet.  Deals are right at your fingertips!! With the holidays vastly approaching, towns everywhere are doing something from parades to light spectaculars.  Most events are fairly inexpensive or free! Take a look for yourself!  Just google holiday events in your town. If you are in the Phoenix … Continue reading

Day #4 and #5 of Saving!

Hello folks!   Sorry I missed day 4!  I left my computer cord at a friend’s house.  Just think of today as a 2 for 1 deal! Day #4 Too good to be true?  Maybe?…but it is legit! All December long Restaurant.com is doing their Feed it Forward gifting promotion. “Restaurant.com brings you its fifth … Continue reading

Day #3 of Savings!

Who says you have to go out to have fun this holiday? Invite your friends over…have a potluck or make pasta.  It’s inexpensive, quick and tasty.  What’s better than being with people you care about? Make it a whole evening.  Play games.  Chit Chat.  Rent a movie from the library. (free! and they have a … Continue reading

25 days of saving!

It’s that time of year again…when our wallets get slimmer and our waistlines get larger.  As a foodie, I am all for eating through the holidays, so I am no help with the latter, but I can help your wallet stay just as full as your belly. I was inspired by my love of advent … Continue reading

Dickey’s BBQ Pit

Wait, free ice cream?!?!  Sounds good to me!  If you order and eat in at Dickey’s, you can help your self to the soft serve ice cream.  Not a bad deal.  Especially with how costly BBQ can be.  What I found even more exciting than the free ice cream, was the big plastic yellow cup … Continue reading

Hola Salty Senorita!

This is definitely a fav local hangout spot.  So when I saw that their was a Groupon available, I jumped at it.  $15 for $30 worth of food?  Sounds good to me!  Check out the pics for now and my review to follow.

Your last meal…

I remember when I went on the Old Town Scottsdale Food Tour last year.  Our guide went around and asked each one of us what we would want our last meal to be (like the one thing we would like to have eaten before we died)  Of course you’d get the usual answers…pizza, macaroni and … Continue reading