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Tight Wad Tips! My Giveaways :) LINK UP

A lot of you have been saying that the Cherry Blossom pajamas from New Jammies are your favorite.  This would have been my first choice too for my girl.  If you haven't entered the giveaway for your choice of 100% organic cotton pajamas for your kid, you can now....giveaway ends Monday (3/14)!  (not really a Tight Wad Tip- I didn't have time today :)

Here are the other giveaways still going on...

Meet the Fairies DVD - 3/14 Yoga By The Dozen DVD - 3/14 $25 Sunflower Farmers Market GC-- 3 Winners - 3/16 The Little Engine That CouldPoster and Hardcover Book - 3/17
Also..I've decided to change Tight Wad Tips to Fridays.   Mostly due to the fact that's it's starting to get nice outside and I plan to be less online on Saturdays.
But here is a link up for all those interested.  (Sorry it's so late!)  I love finding new blogs to learn from and love. :):)

Do you have a tip? a frugal recipe? a great shopping trip? ANYTHING of a frugal nature....Please LINK UP!

FREE Tangled Activity Pages + 5 point code for Disney Movie Rewards!

You can download Tangled Activity Pages!  They are FREE meaning they advertise the DVD being released on March 29th.  Still fun though. :)
Thanks Koupon Karen! And here is a 5 point code for Disney Movie Rewards: K2HM73MC9L .

GIVEAWAY: $25 Sunflower Farmers Market Gift Card - 3 Winners!! -CLOSED-

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In celebration of Sunflower Farmers Market Opening in Salt Lake City on March 16th we have a giveaway!  Wahoo!

Two things I really like about Sunflower Farmers Market:

1.They have Double Ad Wednesdays!  Which means they start and stop a their sales on the same day, so even more great deals are to be had.

2.They take coupons and have great prices on organic and all natural items!


Also, remember on the Wednesday March 16th, the first 200 customers will get a reusable grocery bag filled with groceries (with store purchase).  Ribbon cutting is at 6:45am and doors open at 7am.  If you miss the bag of groceries they are also giving away 10,000 FREE reusable bags with a store purchase!

There will be ALL DAY In-Store Food Sampling
Live Music
Vendor Tasting Fair
Kids' Activities
Giveaways!

Sunflower Farmers Market is giving away $25 Gift Cards to THREE Winners!Find location here.  Giveaway open to all those who are near a location.

Here's how to enter:

1. Sign up with your email addres…

Today only: Refer 4 friends to Plum District & get a FREE $20 Target GC!

UPDATE:  Sold out

This is awesome!!  Today Plum District is offering a $20 Target GiftCard to those that refer 4 friends!  They don't need to buy anything, just sign up today using YOUR referral link and then confirm their email address before the deal closes.  Limit one per person/household.  Target Gift Card can be used online or in stores nationwide!
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Sunflower Market Grand Opening in Salt Lake! Check your mail!

Great mail day!  I know there are still some of you that see the "junk mail" and chuck it, but if your in the Salt Lake area you may have received a $5 off a $25 purchase for Sunflower Market (plus Red Plum coupons)!  The grand opening is March 16th!  They have GREAT organic and natural food prices!  With Whole Foods grand opening just 2 days earlier I'm sure we'll see A LOT of deals. :):)

Also the first 200 customers on the 16th will get a reusable bag filled with groceries (with store purchase)!  Doors open at 7am.  See details here.
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$0.75/1 Mom's Best Naturals Cereal!

When you submit your email address to Mom's Best Naturals you'll immediately get a link in an email to a $0.75/1 coupon!  Use the back button to print twice!  I believe these are on sale at Smith's this week for $2, making them $1.25 a box!
We love this stuff!
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50% off Quiznos in Layton!

Screamin Daily Deals has a great deal for Layton!  You can get a $10 Quiznos voucher for $5!If your new to Screamin Daily Deals you'll get a $5 credit, making it FREE!

Valid at this location only:

Quiznos - Layton 936 North Main Street Layton, UT 84041 (801) 593-0303

3 Giveaways end TONIGHT

GIVEAWAY: The Little Engine That Could Hardcover Book & Poster! -CLOSED-

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This month Kidtoons is featuring the movie The Little Engine That Could!  Such a great book that can be heard over and over again.  Kidtoons is "dedicated to helping parents connect with their kids by bringing family friendly animated movies to the big screen."



Visit Kidtoon's website for coloring pages and a coloring contest!  Also if you join Kidtoons Birthday Club you'll get a FREE Kidtoons movie ticket for your child's birthday!


Kidtoons is giving away The Little Engine That Could Hardcover book and poster!

Here's how to win:
1.  Visit Kidtoons and leave a comment below stating what location is nearest to you.
2.  PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM

Additional Entries:  **These will be recorded on the form so you don't need to leave any comments on this post.**
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Charlotte Street on Etsy Review & 50% off code!

Are you a beret girl? Well, I can tell you I had never worn one till I reviewed one for Charlotte Street on Etsy. I must admit when I first got it I wasn't sure I could pull it off. But, as any good little reviewer does, I tried it out for several days in a row and...LOVE it! Even my husband who is funny about some of the stuff I wear on my head liked it; that's saying a lot! lol! ;)


This beret is only one item of several cool items on Charlotte Street's shop on Etsy (also called ChaZarlotte's shop). AND, each item is one of a kind! Charlotte, the owner makes all of her items out of recycled sweaters called: upcycling. I guess that means up-ing the coolness factor because she does just that! (I know, super cheesy but so true! ha!) :) This was one of the reasons I was drawn to her shop. What a great way to reuse an old sweater and so economical! The result is looking fabulous!


Her products include wristies (I love the button detail), her berets of course,


Super Cool ski…

GIVEAWAY: Yoga By The Dozen DVD for kids! -CLOSED-

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My daughter and I were able to review Yoga By The Dozen, a great DVD for kids! Every morning my husband does yoga, and my girl always wants to do it with him.... or under him, or on top of him.  :)  She's a great 30 lb. weight to make any exercise more strenuous. :)  Anyway, I knew she would love a DVD of her people doing yoga.  

I love putting in a DVD for her that won't make her zone out, instead it helps her stay active and it's fun!  I really like the instructor JoAnna and how she teaches the kids.  No cheesiness either. :)  She teaches them simply and in memorable ways.  I would recommend this DVD to anyone who has, or knows  kids from 2 to 6.  

Yoga By The Dozen is $17.99  You can watch a preview of the DVD.

You can win a Yoga By The Dozen DVD! US Residents Only
Here's how:
PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM if you need a reminder that you entered - feel free to leave a comment below :)
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Review: 30 Day Challenge SLC Bikram Yoga: Week 2

I'm half-way through my Bikram Yoga 30 day challenge! Woo hoo! Is it weird to say that it's going by fast? Well, Everyday doesn't feel like that. For the majority of my classes, I have felt pretty focused, with the 90 minutes going by effortlessly. Every once in awhile I've had some yoga classes where I've felt like it will never end. During these classes I feel off; poses seem harder to hold, and the instructor seems like they forgot to tell us to stop and switch sides. My frustration then leads to impatience and doubt.

These obstacle classes have taught me some perseverance. I am learning to let that negativity go and just get on with it. Basically thinking, I'm here, this is my time, work your butt off, and do with what you've got today.

Today was one of those days where I felt as if I could throw in the towel early. I wasn't planning on leaving, but I thought of sitting some poses out. I had some decent excuses in my head. But when it came …