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    Default What did you get free in May (2010)?

    Am starting this up - to see if I can better keep track of what I really do get for free!!

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    I just picked up flower pots from a Freecycler. One of them I'm washing up, putting in some Chocolate Mint from my yard, and giving to my mom for Mother's Day. I gave her some before but for whatever reason it didn't survive. I'll give her a fresh batch to enjoy.

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    pkg pretzel m&m's
    big mac
    small mocha frappe at micky d's
    dh and dd each got a snow cone
    Terry

    Nov grocery 255.11/250.00
    Nov coupon 30.05
    YTD grocery 3038.74
    YTD coupon 420.62


    New Recipe 17/24
    Items repurposed
    Twenty wishes 0/20

    as of 11-13
    Personal challenge, 5 A Day
    put away, throw away, give away
    at least 5 items a day

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    Tonight I got:

    *2 Skintimate shaving creams (I got a total of 4 this week)
    *2 Reach Total Care toothbrushes (I got a total of 8 this week)
    *1 Stayfree 24 count package (I got a total of four packs for the week)
    *1 Plackers 90 count Dental floss (Got two of these packs this week)

    Went to Walgreen's with $3 in Register Rewards. Paid $1.89 in tax plus my $3 RR. Walked out with my goodies and an $5 more in Register Rewards. Nothing like it when they pay you to take their stuff home.

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    Several recipe magazines from a coworker.

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    4 nivea
    2 soaftsoap
    4 rolls paper towels
    1 dove bar
    1 bag bakes chips
    4 bars of soap
    3 pkgs bik razors
    3 sure deoderants
    2 pert plus
    1 pert plus for men
    5 jello pkgs
    2 nivea lip gloss
    4 sobe waters

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    For the month of May so far I have gotten:
    1. treated to lunch by a df
    2. coupon inserts by same df
    Weight Challenge:
    Start 280 (January 1, 2010) - 263 (March 2013)

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    3 24oz ketchup
    1 coupon train envie
    a huge box from post its with TONS of stuff in it
    1 loaf of garlic parm bread

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    Too much stuff to keep track of, with our local town 'swap shop'! But my BIG find- a FREE wooden swingset. Yup, free. Cost us the $10 in gas we put in a buddy's truck to go pick it up, and $5 or so for some new dowels for new rungs. Will need a paint job too, but my 1 and 4 year old aren't complaining! Got if off freecycle, just happened to be online when it was 'posted'.

    We didn't have a swingset yet- I wanted a metal one, was far cheaper to purchase, hubby HATES the look of the metal ones, but wooden was outside our reach financially. I must have earned some good Karma somewhere!

    2 swings, a glider, a slide and a 'steering wheel', along with monkey bars and fort house.

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    3 bags of candy
    6 bars of soap
    1 bag of tostinos
    6 yogurts
    1 envie train
    2 booklets of q's from publix
    2 coloring books
    1 poweraid drink

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    1 bottle adult multi vitamines 100 count
    2 botttles 100 count childrens chewables
    2 boxes 30 count bandaides
    1 tube anti itch cream
    1 bottle childrens chewable tylenol

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    About 15 vegetable seed packets! My local hardware store had a box with last years' seed packets in it, marked "free"!

    Whoopee!

    Judi

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    Do gifts count? Or just things we score through freecycle and such?

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    First May freebie.

    full sized bottle of Dove Damage Therapy Daily Moisture conditioner and 5 samples to give to friends with 1.00 off coupons for any dove hair product.

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    Quote Originally Posted by krbshappy71 View Post
    Do gifts count? Or just things we score through freecycle and such?
    Anything can count. My dad is notorious for bringing me boxes of cookies and 2-liter sodas. I always list them.

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