Pampers-Gifts to Grow Two 50 point codes worth 100 points expires today at 7 pm EDT

If you have a Pampers Gift to Grow account, you will want to add 100 points to your account! 

The codes can be used by anyone:  FBTRI707896P613 and TR502THALLO6713.  If you haven’t signed up yet, you can sign-up here:  These points can be used to redeem gift cards, toys, books, be donated to charity, Shutterfly products, and more.


Outback Steakhouse Free Kids Meal on Halloween with every adult entree purchased

If you live near an Outback Steakhouse and do not feel like cooking on Hallowen, you may want to head there if you have children.  Outback Steakhouse is giving one free kids meal for every adult meal purchased at participating locations up to two kids meals.  See fine print:  FREE KIDS MEAL OFFER. VALID WITH THE PURCHASE OF AN ADULT ENTRÉE ON HALLOWEEN, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2013 ONLY. Valid for lunch or dinner, dine-in or Curbside Take-Away® at participating Outback Steakhouse® locations. No coupon necessary. Say “Free Kids Meal” to your server to receive the Offer. One Free Kids Meal with each purchase of an adult entrée (limit 2 free Kids Meals per visit). Offer valid for kids ages 10 years and under. Free Kids Meal choices are from the Joey Menu only and include an entrée and choice of drink. Offer is not valid in conjunction with any other discount, coupon or offer and has no cash value. Offer valid while supplies last. Prices and participation may vary by location. Void where prohibited by law.

Noodles and Company free treat for costumed children and buy back program!

If you live near a Noodles and Company, you may want to call your local location to see if they are participating in the following promotion (from an email I received):   We’re throwing a Halloween Bash and Candy Swap.  Those who dress to impress will receive a FREE mini rice krispy treat and a special buy one, get one free coupon on Thursday, October 31.

Kids who swap out Halloween candy get a FREE small bowl of Wisconsin Mac & Cheese from Friday-Sunday , Nov. 1-3rd.  No tricks! -Only available at participating locations!



Making Extra Money Indianapolis Friends-Focus Groups!

Another idea for making extra money for the holidays involves getting registered at local Marketing and Research Firms.  If you are local to the Indianapolis or Tampa area, one great one to register with is the Herron Group.  For my Indianapolis friends, they are some current focus groups they are recruiting for.  You can see if you qualify by answering some questions after getting registered.  Many focus groups pay between $75-$150 and usually only take 1-2 hours of your time.  To register go here:  This is one that appeared for Indianapolis if you want to see if you qualify: 

Eli’s Treasure Online Liquidation Reminder

A friend owns an online company called Eli’s Treasure and everything is being liquidated!  This is a great time to look for gifts as the items are steeply discounted!  You can view the remainder of the inventory here:   One of my favorite items she has for sale are the Tegu Blocks. We have a set of these blocks and they are a favorite in our household. These are wooden magnetic blocks. A brief description of the
Tegu Blocks:


Tegu provides for tree planting, child education, and holistic employment in Honduras
Brilliantly simple and premium heirloom-quality toy that will last for generations
Curiously attractive and perfect for those seeking toys supporting open-ended and unscripted play
Naturally safe: no lead, no plastic, non-toxic, water-based lacquer finish, no small parts
Sustainably sourced, FSC-certified Honduran hardwoods


A great opportunity to stock-up for the holidays or birthdays!

Kohl’s Columbus Day Sales and Clearance additional 25% off plus additional 20% off coupon!

Kohl’s is having a great Columbus Day sale going on plus their clearance items are discounted 60-85% off.   Right now their clearance items are an additional 25% off the lowest priced sticker, plus there is a 20% off printable coupon everyone can use and you do not need to use a Kohl’s credit card to get the discount.  The coupon can be located here:  There is a coupon code you can use online as well if you can’t get to your local Kohl’s.  The coupon expires on 10/14/2013.  A few photos of the clearance racks on Michigan Road in West Carmel:


JcPenney Columbus Day Sales additional 15-20% off with coupon!

JcPenney right now is having a Columbus Day Sale and there is a coupon for an additional 15%-20% off.   You receive15% off for any type of payment and 20% off with a JcPenney credit card.  You can find the coupon on their web site: and the coupon codes can be used online.  I decided to head to my local JcPenney’s on Michigan Road in Indianapolis and found quite a few racks of clearance.  Some of the racks were as low as 97 cents.  Here are some of the images I took at my local store: