| Feb 17, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Kellogg's has added tasty chips to its Special K line of savory snacks. We love the crisp Sour Cream & Onion Cracker Chips; there are also Sea Salt Chips. Munch tasty Multi-Grain or Savory Herb crackers for a heartier snack. Buy a box for...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 2:31 PM
This Wearin' of the Green thing just gets more complicated all the time. You've got questions and — since St. Patrick is not around to answer them — allow me.
Dear Answer Angel: My husband and I are invited to a St. Patrick's Day party and he...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 5:42 AM
Think amusement parks are just for kids? Think again.
There's nothing like screaming aboard a careening roller coaster, gorging on funnel cake and popcorn, or splashing in a spray of water to bring out your inner child.
The advent of spring means...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:06 PM
This photo shows what I made with an unadvertised Jewel-Osco sale item and a sweet coupon deal today: Frugalista's Cheapo Summer Cooler. To make, pick up a 1/2 gallon of Oberweiss lemonade, on sale through May 22 for $1.50 (plus bottle deposit), and...
| May 14, 2011
| 7:17 PM
Here are the top coupons and deals I see in the May 15 Sunday Chicago Tribune. I don't have everything yet -- I'll add more by Sunday evening. My favorite deal in the McDonald's FREE frozen lemonade coupon in Parade. And you can make a quarter buying Dove...
| May 28, 2011
| 6:05 AM
On this Memorial Day weekend the Sunday Chicago Tribune holds opportunities for moneymaking Ritz Crackerfuls at Walgreens, free candy bars, Crest and Preparation H at CVS, and an opportunity to stock up on s'mores ingredients at Dominick's using a...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of June 9, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 3:13 AM
Here are the best coupons and deals found in the Sunday Chicago Tribune for Jan. 9, 2011. After a long hiatus, there are great deals at CVS again this week, like cheap or moneymaking Electrasol Finish dishwasher tabs (depending on how many coupons you...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Consumer Reports tested cocoas from names like Ghirardelli and Godiva to classics like Hershey's and Swiss Miss and even an organic one from Dagoba.
Consumer Reports served up cocoa to its trained panelists. The testers looked at nutrition and calories,...
| Feb 6, 2011
| 12:59 PM
If you plan to get out of town Saturday, you'll have a difficult time if you don't take along a significant other. That's right. Because it's Valentine's Day weekend, which means everyone is coupling up — at least temporarily — to have a...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 12:27 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of June 16, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...