Buying Apples in Bulk: Plus a Boise Area Deal

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I love to get good deals on produce! When I get a good deal I  buy a lot and I preserve my produce for later. Check out some of my ideas for preserving produce. Since apples are in season right now I am going to share some ideas for using your apples when you get a good deal and buy a lot. My general rule at the grocery store or farmers market is to buy apples when they are $0.99/lb or less. I typically do not even buy them unless they meet …
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Preserving Produce: How to Can, Freeze and Dry Your Favorite Foods

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Enjoy Fresh Produce Throughout the Year! Preserving fresh produce can save you quite a bit of money as you add up the cost of dried fruits and other foods sold in store. Below you'll find tips, tricks, and advice for preserving foods, as well as great recipes to inspire you throughout the process! Get started now and check out our favorites below! How to Save Money on Produce My biggest and most frugal tip is preserve your food when fresh …
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Kroger Southeast Coupon Deals May 12-18, 2013

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Stock up on Special K, Chicken Breast, Salad, Produce, Fruit Snacks, Cookies, and More New to coupon shopping Kroger? Start here: Kroger will double coupons up to $.50 every day (limit 5 per transaction) Kroger Coupon Policy Need Coupons? Print some, get a newspaper subscription, or use a coupon clipping service! Learn all the secrets to successful couponing in our 90 Minute DVD! {Use code BECKY to save 50%!} Details on the Ibotta …
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The Big Book of Preserving the Harvest

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I am so excited that I found this highly rated book on Amazon! We have been talking a lot about how to eat healthy with coupons. We have also talked about saving money on food with gardening.  I showed you 5 easy ways to preserve produce. Then we covered even more ways to preserve produce. I think this book goes so well with what we have been trying to teach. The Big Book of Preserving the Harvest: 150 Recipes for Freezing, Canning, Drying …
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Easy Ways to Preserve and Prepare Produce {Extreme Couponing Education}

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Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to save money for your family. We have been talking about how one of the myths of couponing is that coupons are only for processed foods, junk food or food my family does not eat. I also told you we …
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Eating Healthy and Saving Money { Extreme Couponing Education }

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Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to save money for your family. We have been talking about how one of the myths of couponing is that coupons are only for processed foods, junk food or food my family does not eat. I also told you we …
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Money Saving Tips: How to Freeze Butter

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Are you looking for some simple ideas to save money? We have simple solutions that you can easily apply to your lifestyle to save money! You can safely freeze butter for 12 months and it's very easy to do. Just keep it in it's original packaging and put it in a plastic freezer bag. So next time you find a great deal on butter, you can get a little extra and freeze it for later! The same goes for margarine! Read more money saving tips. …
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Dehydrate & Preserve Food (Up tp 30% Off!)

 Got Produce? You can dry fruits, vegetables, meats, herbs, flowers, pet treats, etc. Dry left over bread for bread crumbs. You can dry almost anything that contains water. There are many benefits of drying food. Here are some: You are in control of the quality of food you eat. You will save money. You can take advantage of supermarket specials. You can create a tasty snack that is good for you. You can take advantage of your own garden …
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Lifestyles Of The Fabulessly FruGAL…

Summer is here, and now is the perfect time to stock up on fresh homegrown and local produce.  If you don't have a garden growing in your back yard... No worries... just be sure to check your weekly grocery ads for great deals on what's in season. If you are fortunate enough to live near a local farm... be sure and stop by and ask what's on sale... and what they'll be harvesting in the weeks to come. Also take advantage of Cathy's posts HERE about …
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Freezing Cooked Produced {Stockpiling Fresh Produce Part 3}

One of our readers, Bernice (an 80 year old widow who occassionally shares delicious recipes and bits of wisom with us) sent these tips into us.  I thought they were so fantastic and wanted to share wtih all of our readers!  Here is part one and part two in case you missed them! Thanks Bernice! ________________________________________________   FREEZING AFTER COOKING OR OTHER PROCESSING COOKING IS NECESSARY to stockpile some fresh produce. …
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