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Click here to sign up for a Home Water Care Test kit.  You will get the test kit within 4-6 weeks.

Moneymaker restaurant.com Gift Certificate via ebates


If you like to eat out with the family or friends then this is for you. 

There is an online coupon code FLAG which gives you 80% off at Restaurant.com.  This significantly reduces the cost of a $25 restaurant gift certificate to $2.  If you are not familiar with Restaurant.com, its a site where you can purchase select restaurant certificates e.g. spend $50 get $25 off or spend $35 get $15. This greatly reduces your bill especially when eating out with the family.  If you are not an ebates.com account holder then purchasing a restaurant.com gift certificate could be a money maker - here's how:

Sign up with ebates.com here
After sign up type in Restaurant.com in the search button
A tracking ticket will take you to the restaurant.com website
Choose your restaurant using your zip
Purchase using online coupon code FLAG
Upon first sign up ebates will give you $5
In addition, you will get 15% back from your total puchase
This makes it a moneymaker

So for those with ebates account don't forget to go via ebates so you can get 15% back!

I scored big on my first restaurant.com purchase last year.  I chose a new up and upcoming restaurant called Honey and not only was the food awesome but I ate there for a steal.

Pampers Gift to Grow points Giveaway - Winner announced

I'm doing another fun give away

Editor's note: The winner of the giveaway has been announced - check here



I'm upping the codes to 17 now. Enter if you haven't already! 

Click here for 160 free pamper points that you can enter

My kids are definetely out of diapers and pull ups (yay) and so I'm going to give away 16 Pampers Gift to Grow Codes.  I'm not sure how many points this translates to as these came from a variety of diaper packages (not wipes) that I never jotted down but definetely from jumbo and mega packs.  But I'm guessing from 10-100+ per code points
If you already have a Pampers Gift to grow account then this would definetely help you get closer to your reward?  Plus check out these additional codes/points here to boost your points.  If you do not have a Pampers gift to grow account then join below, plus you get the added bonus of winning a year worth of diapers free - thats a whole lot of free plus you'll get mailed free samples and coupons!!!  With these points found on packages of Pampers diapers and wipes you can redeem them for fun things for you and your family.

Pampers

Are you saving up for the Jeep Stroller or Foogoo Thermos or something for you - a stress relief basket?



Maybe you'd like to Make a Change and donate your points to the March of Dimes

For a chance to be entered into the giveaway please email me at addictedtofreebies@gmail.com with which of the following you participated in (I need the emails so I can verify and also notify you that you won).  Each of the following yields 1 entry unless otherwise stated.


1) Go to the Pampers website and post a comment below with which reward you would like to save up for


2) Go to the Pampers facebook site here and post a comment on the wall with "Pampers Gift to Grow codes giveaway at www.thefreebiejunkie.com" (2 entries)


3) Fan me on Facebook (Addicted to Freebies)


4) Subscribe to my email blog


5) Email 5 friends about the giveaway and cc me in the email (addictedtofreebies@gmail.com)


6) Tweet about the giveaway

7) Sign up to follow my Twitter account (Freebie Alerts)



The giveaway will close on Friday June 4th at 10 pm EST.  Winners will be notified by Monday June 7th and they have 24 hours to respond.

Over the last 5 years I've redeemed enough points to get 2 Tricycles, 6 Gap Gift cards, cabbage Patch doll, board books and free Cheerios coupons.  Plus the Pampers Village site is a great resource for Moms.  I refer to the site all the time for a lot of Mom related questions or even just about women stuff.  Good luck.

Pampers

While you are in a signing up mood sign up below for P&G products coupons and samples.  P&G are the parent company of Pampers and they are so generous with their freebies.  I've scored lots of Prilosec for hubby, tide samples, diaper samples and countless coupons.

Everyday Solutions

Got my free lunch bag yesterday

I got my free lunch bag yesterday in the mail.  Its just as the picture shows and very sturdy and so much cuter that the regular lunch bags out there, plus its FREE. Check out my original post here to see how to get it for free via ebates as the bag is still available - remember if you are a first time ebates customer then it will be a moneymaker or you could do what I did and get 2 for free.  Did you get yours yet, comment below and let me know if you like it.  There are other ways to get frees via ebates too.  Check this post here, here and here.

While we are talking about freebies in the mail I got my free Stouffers pot holder and coupon for a free Chavrie Goat Cheese.  I love getting freebies in the mail!  No gas spent, just a few clicks on the mouse.

Free Thong


Click here to sign up for a free thong.  after sign up they will send you an email and you fill in the information requested and it will be sent to you.  I would sign up quickly as this one will sure go quick.

Thanks Pam

Free Tropicana coupon - OVER

Note: this was only a one day deal!  Keep checking though!

Click here to the Tropicana Juicy rewards site to redeem a free Tropicana Juice coupon (up to $4.99 value) when you redeem 5 points.  I had 10 points in my account so I'm a happy camper.  You can get points by inputting the codes found on Tropicana products.  Yay for free orange juice!

If you haven't already signed up or do not have enough points try these codes:  Let me know which ones don't work so I can modify this post. 

DOUBL-TTKFR (2 pts)

DOUBL-HTREW (2 pts)

YAHOO-34765 (1 pt)

LA73E-CL9W4 (1 pt)

FBOOK-TROPI (1 pt)

MOTHE-RHOOD (1 pt)

Free apron


Click here for the mail in form to receive a Cooking Light apron when you buy 2 items (from Egglands best, International Delight, McCormick, Pepperidge farm and Sargento Reduced sodium cheese.


I already have an Egglands Best egg receipt.  Just need one more and I can mail this off!  Wonder what coupons I'll get too with this promo?

Free Kraft Sandwich Shop Mayo

Kraft sandwich Shop Mayo


Click above to sign up for free samples of Kraft Kitchen Shop Mayo.  I'm intrigued!

Thanks to Rockindeals4you

My May Freebie list

I couldn't wait and so I'm posting my May Freebies 6 days ahead of the end of the month (items that I have received in hand as of May 25).  I have included links to my original post so that you may still try to get the same freebies that I have.  Haven't quite figured out how to open the links in a new page though (blogger.com people can u help me on this?)

Grocery
4 French's Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce
6 Tabasco Sauce
4 Red Hot Sauce
2 Heinz Relish (coupon from Sunday paper)
1 Uncle Ben Rice Pouch (online sign up)
8 packs of Carolina Rice (small pouch)
4 packs of Carolina Rice (1lb) (Sunday paper coupons)
4 wacky mac pasta
4 Kellogs Corn Flakes
16 boxes of kellogs cereal (Frosties & mini wheats)
Bullseye bbq sauce
Digiornos pizza bread (mail in rebate found in Sunday inserts)
Philly Cheese Steak Pretzel
3 Dove Chocolate bars (1.3 oz) Used 55c/1 coupons found in Sunday inserts
Kraft pack with wheat Thins
Ronzoni Garden Vegetable Pasta
4 bottles of Skinny Water
2 Sobe Water
2 Liter bottle of Diet Dr Pepper (free with $1 off at Giants wyb rotisserie Chicken and I paired it up with the 60c/2 coupon which doubled and was a moneymaker of $1.06)
Free Mac n Cheese (wyb Rotisserie Chicken at Giants PA)

Household
5 Reynolds Recycled Foil
4 Reynolds Grill Foil
6 Seventh Generation Dish Liquid
2 Seventh Generation Wipes
4 Windex (Genuardi's store deal)
2 samples Color Grabbers Cloths
16 packs of Solo Plates (paid $1)
Sample of cascade
Stouffers Pot Holder

Pets
7 cans of Mighty Dog (coupons from Sunday inserts)
2 Dentasticks

Toiletries
4 Crest Pro Health Tooth Paste
4 Right Guard Total Defense Deoderant
1 Plackers Grind No More sample
2 Kotex U Tampons
8 bottles of Gillette body wash
2 Bottles of Gillette body wash ($4 money maker)
4 bottles of Old Spice body wash ($8 money maker)
4 Reach Floss
1 Hydro Stick Razor
Sample Suave Professional
1 CVS conditioner
2 Olay Regenerist sculpting cream ($30.03 money maker)
2 Olay Regenerist Sculpting serum
2 Olay facial moisturizer
4 packs of CVS pocket tissue2 CVS make up pads
2 Samples of Pampers Cruisers
2 Samples of Huggies Pullups

Medecine
2 Bayer Aspirin
$13 Check for Zyrtec Childrens med recall

Toys
Kids games and vanity from a freecycler

Free coupons
$5 Movie Concession Cash
Free movie ticket
2 Kraft Olive oil Mayo
1 Philadelphia Minis
Homestyle deluxe Mac and Cheese Dinner
Oscar Mayer Selects hot Dog
Edys snack size ice cream (Catalina coupon from Acme)
Breyers Yo Crunch (wrote nice email to them)
2 Mac & Cheese Explosions

Won
Bowling Family Package, includes pizza, drinks and shoe rental
Host of Bic Soleil house party - beach bag, Sunglass case, bic soleil razors, $3 coupon, beach speakers and headphones

Just think I got paid $43.09 to take this all away as some of the freebies were money makers! Not too shabby for being addicted!

I guess you are wondering how I do it all being a working Mother and all. Well I run errands, before and after work and during my lunch break. Luckily I have all the major stores on my way to work and near work. I also sign up for coupons, rebates etc at my address and my MIL and SIL's address. They are super nice and pass them onto me and in exchange I share my freebies. With some planning you can do this too. Why pay when you can get it for free.  Check out my article on Freebie 101.

Its not hard to do all of this really as I spell out all my deals on this website, so why don't you also sign up to get these posts via email or click like me on facebook (Addicted to Freebies) and you'll see my daily posts. Deals go so quick these days so don't miss out (links to email and facebook are on the right hand side of this column).

Please feel free to email me your freebie list for May (pictures tell a thousand words too) and the best one will be posted on my site and I'll mail out a envelope full of useful coupons and include a couple of free coupons.

Next month I'll try to figure out how much money I've saved from not paying a dime on these freebies : )

Free Life Savers


Click here to find the 50c/1 Life Savers printable coupon.  If your store double and its on sale for $1 then its free.  Last year they had them on sale at my Giants for $1 and inside was a $1 coupon. You can imagine I still have a few bags in my house ; )

FREE Ronzoni Pasta


If your store doubles coupons and the Ronzoni Garden Delight is $1.50 or less then click here to print the 75c/1 to score these for free.  My local Giants has these for $1.45 so I picked up a box tonight and shall def. be picking more up this week. There is another coupon on that link that you should print (the 75c/1 Ronzoni Smart Taste) - its on sale at Giants PA for $1.29 this week, so more free pasta.  Don't forget to click on help and sign up for the coupons to be mailed to you too (yay more free pasta).

Other links that might work for you for the Ronzoni Smart Taste as the coupons have reset:


HOT - Free Flowers


Wow, here’s a great deal!


Sign up here to get $10 off a $10 flower purchase from van Bourgondien (Dutchbulbs.com). They will send the coupon to your email. The code will also apply towards shipping and handling so pick something on the cheap (under $2) side to keep your total at $0.

To make this a super freebie deal then sign up with ebates to get $5 upon first sign up and 6% back (thats awesome saving).  So sign up here and after sign in type in dutchbulbs.  It will take you to the website and you can choose what you want (check clearance).  At checkout put your code where it says “Gift Certificate, Merchandise Credit or Coupon”. You can also use promo code TA5215E to save 50% off any non-sale item.

I love free bulbs/flowers.  I keep adding to my garden with these free bulbs!

Thanks Mojosavings

Post a comment below and let me know what you got : )





Free Book


Click here to the Random House website and score a Free Book from Julie Buxbaum – called: After You. You are suppose to send to a friend but that friend can be hubby or someone who will give it to you . After entering their info you will then be entered to win her new book – called: The Opposite of Love.

Thanks to Mojo Savings

Crystal Light Free Sample

I'm a member of vocal point and if you are too then sign in and claim your free sample of Crystal light Pure Fitness flavor packets, exclusively from Vocalpoint.  I just got mine!  If you are not a member you should consider joining as they send free samples and coupons all the time.

Free sample Appetizers at TGIF


Just got an email that on Wednesday May 26th at 7pm at participating locations in NJ, NY, OH and PA there will be free samples of TGIF appetizers for Give me More Stripes members.  Not a member sign up here.  Click here for locations.

Money maker Olay - HURRY




HURRY - this Rite Aid deal is only good today and tommorow (5/42 and 5/25)

I just picked up two set!  YAHOO

Purchase all at Rite Aid by 5/25
Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Serum, 1.7 oz. $22.00
Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Cream, 1.7 oz. $22.00
Puchase One (1) Olay facial moisturizer $8.99
Total = $52.99
Scan your Wellness card if you have one if not sign up here - my $8.99 Olay facial cream went down to $8.09

Use $5/$25 Rite Aid printable coupon (try zip code 19549 50 mile radius if you don't see it under your own zip code) If you can't find it then watch 20 videos at Rite Aid video perks to get $5/$20 coupon
Use $1/$10 Rite Aid Wellness coupon
If you have the P&G Mail in Rebate coupon booklet use 2 $5/1 Olay coupons
or Smart Source insert had $3/1 coupons from 5/16 Sunday papers (use 2 instead of the 2 above)

You will get back $20 from Rite Aid rebate # 73 (see details below)
You will get $20 when you submit a mail in rebate (print form here)
You will also get a $12 rebate (print form here).  With this rebate make a photocopy of your Rite Aid rebate fill form out and print, put refund on top of form and mail in.
You will also get a coupon booklet from P&G (see Rite Aid rebate # 4 below)

So best case scenario is if you have all coupons and Wellness card:
Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Serum, 1.7 oz. $22.00

Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Cream, 1.7 oz. $22.00
Puchase One (1) Olay facial moisturizer $8.09
Use 2 $5/1 P&G MIR coupons
Use $1/$10 Rite Aid Wellness coupon
Total after coupons = $36.09
Minus $20 Rite Aid rebate # 73 = $16.09
Minus $20 Olay Mail in rebate = $3.91 Money maker
Minus $12 Conde Nast mail in rebate = $15.91 Money maker

So worst case scenario if you don't have all coupons or Wellness Card:
Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Serum, 1.7 oz. $22.00
Purchase One (1) Micro Sculpting Cream, 1.7 oz. $22.00
Puchase One (1) Olay facial moisturizer $8.99
Use $1/$10 Rite Aid Wellness coupon
Total after coupons = $46.99
Minus $20 Rite Aid rebate # 73 = $26.99
Minus $20 Olay Mail in rebate = $6.99 Money maker
Minus $12 Conde Nast mail in rebate = $5.01 Money maker

Pretty good moneymaker either way! I had all coupons so I'll be getting $15.91 back!  AWESOME - it pays to be "Addicted to Freebies"





Purchase One (1):
• Micro Sculpting Serum, 1.7 oz. AND
Purchase One (1):
• Micro Sculpting Cream, 1.7 oz.

Both items must be purchased to qualify towards rebate

LIMIT ONE (1) $20.00 REBATE




Purchase Thirty Dollars ($30.00) Worth Select P&G Products and receive back by mail a FREE P&G Coupon Book with $30.00 in savings

Thanks to Mojo Savings

Printable coupon to save


Click and print this 55c/1 Kraft dressing coupon.  Does not specify size and I'm sure the small bottles will go on sale somewhere pretty soon for a $1.  If your store doubles coupons then you will score free Kraft dressing!

Hint: if you click on help button (bottom right) you can also get the coupon mailed to your house.  Only once per address.  Some Bricks coupons do this other time not, so for every bricks link check the help button!



Click on link here and use zip code 19549 radium 50 miles and find the 50c/1 Carolina rice coupon.  Save it till your store has it on sale for 99 cents and hopefully your store doubles the coupon so you can get the $1 bag for free.


Free Philly Cheese Steak Pretzel OVER



ITS TODAY - but OVER now

Philly Pretzel Factory is having a free promotion today between 11 am-2 pm for their new Cheese Steak Pretzel.  Click here for your nearest location. There's one not too far from my work so might skip out to see if I can score myself free lunch.  OOH I can't wait to try the Cheese Steak Pretzel - Love the frees.

Thanks Kristen & Casey

Editors Note: 5/24 1 pm - Just tried it - its pretty good!  Prefer a real cheese steak though but a free is a free.




Don't forget to pick up your free Skinny Water from Giant PA and lunch is all set : )

Freebies at the drugstores



CVS FREEBIES




If you didn't print the B1G1 coupon yet then you can score 2 free SOBE water with this printable coupon.


Nivea ECB Deal: spend $15 get $5 ECB
Buy 3 for $4.99 each

 Use two $4 from 5/2 Red Plum Insert – body wash
Use B1G1 free coupon from June ALL YOU magazine
Final Price: Money maker for 3



Old Spice or Gillette body wash is $4 - get back $4 ECB.  If you have the following coupons then it would be a moneymaker.  I've already amassed 8 bottles and I have a few more coupons to use - yahoo.

B1G1 Gillette Body Wash, exp. 5-31-10 (P&G 05/02/10)
$4/2 Gillette Deodorant or Body Wash, exp. 5-31-10 (P&G 05/02/10)

B1G1 Old Spice Body Wash, exp. 6-30-10 (RP 04/18/10)
FREE Old Spice Body Wash wyb Body Wash or Deodorant (P&G 5/2/10)
FREE Old Spice Deodorant wyb Body Wash/Deodorant (P&G 5/2/10)

L'Oreal Excellence or Excellence To Go, $5.97 (limit 5)
$3/1 L'Oreal Hair Color, exp. 8-8-10 (RP 05/16/10)
$3/$15 Hair Care or Hair Color Purchase CRT
Better than FREE after coupon and CRT



Don't forget to scan your CVS card to get the following coupons to score free cotton swabs and travel size tissues.  I've got 2 sets last week.

CVS Cotton Swabs (50 ct.), $0.99
$1/1 CVS pharmacy Cosmetic Accessories CRT
Better than FREE after CRT!

CVS Tissues (travel size), $0.49
$1/2 CVS Pharmacy Paper Products CRT
FREE after CRT!



WALGREENS FREEBIES


Complete Multipurpose Solution (12 oz.), $7.99

Get $7.99 RRs
$2/1 Complete Multi-purpose Solution, exp. 7-31-10 (RP 05/16/10)
FREE plus overage after using $2 coupon


$2.99 RRs wyb participating Goody Ouchless products, $2.99
--Goody Ouchless Barrette
--Goody Ouchless Flex Tip Headband
Get $2.99 RRs
FREE after RRs!



Carefree Panty Liners (22 pk.), $0.99 (w/ in-ad coupon)
$1/1 Carefree Product, exp. 6-30-10 (SS 04/25/10)
$1/1 Carefree Product, exp. 3-31-11 (Good Housekeeping Feb '10)
FREE after stacked coupons!



Colgate Total Advanced or Enamel Strength Toothpaste (4 oz.), $2.99
Get $2 RRs
$0.75/1 Colgate Total Enamel Strength Toothpaste printable
$1/1 Colgate Total Toothpaste, exp. 5-31-10 (ALL YOU Apr '10)
As low as FREE after coupon and RRs!

Thanks to Rockindeals4 you and Dealseekingmom

Free Samples

Click here for a true lemon free sample.  I'm intrigued so will sign up for this.  Are all your taste buds tingling already, mine are!



Click here for a free sample of Splenda flavors for coffee.  I'm not a coffee drinker but will see if Hubby likes this one.


Click here for a Crest White Strips sample (via Walmart website).  I need this for all the tea I drink ; )



Pick 3 different samples of Hearos Ear plugs here.  Great for your air travel and you need to get some sleep.



If you want free Vitamin D then go out in the sun ; o but if you need extra then click here for a free sample of Nature Made Chewable Vitamin D.  You could also choose from other samples such as Cholesoff and Omega 3 Fish oil.

Thanks Rockindeals4you

Free Birthday cake


I made this cake for my son's 5th birthday family party this Saturday and you guessed it, I made the cake using ingredients that were free (well except for the eggs, although I did use a coupon for the Egglands best eggs).  Its not that hard to make a cake, although I don't like frosting cakes as they never quite look as good as what comes out of a professional bakery, however, I can't resist a freebie or a challenge.  So far I've made pirate ships and a hello Kitty cake and numerous cup cakes for the class party. 

How to do it:

I picked up the Betty Crocker cake mix and frosting all for free a while back at Acme supermarket.  So whenever I see a good frosting and cake mix coupon e.g. 50c/1 I cut them out from the Sunday paper inserts or print them out and save them till a deal comes up. 

Betty Crocker Newsletter

The above link takes you to a sign up for Betty Crocker email alerts.  This site has awesome printable coupon so sign up and print away.

I google my party theme idea and look up cakes that others have made and take my idea.

Happy cake making!