Saturday, April 16, 2011

Palm Art

When I was quite young, I learned how to weave the palm I got each year on Palm Sunday.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Beginner's Guide: Using Coupons

Now that you have all these coupons and they're all nice & organized, how can you use them to get the best savings?

Beginner's Guide: Getting Coupons

To start couponing, first, well, you need coupons. There are several places to get coupons, but the newspaper is one of you best sources. And from what I've heard there are more & better coupons in the Minneapolis Star Tribune than in the St. Paul Pioneer Press. But both have many of the same ones. Keep reading to find out how to get the best deals on newspapers and where to find other coupons...

Wednesday, April 13, 2011


I've seen too many YouTube clips from Extreme Couponing of people "hoarding" 150 years worth of deodorant or salad dressing (that has an expiration date!) or the like. If you're a decent couponer (and by decent I mean you don't clear off the shelves at a grocery store so that no one else can buy pasta until the store gets their next shipment in), then you stockpile, not hoard.