Coupons can be very helpful in saving cash, but did you know that many coupons actually cost you money? In many major supercenters, such as Wal-Mart, the store brand products are usually cheaper than name brand, even if you have a dollar-off coupon for the name brands. Remember to always check before you buy the top brands and see if you are really getting a deal.
Reap the benefits of discounts on meat and fish, and freeze ahead for the month. Wrap the pieces individually and tightly in plastic wrap, then bundle them in batches by meal in freezer bags or aluminum foil. Label each and every together with the contents and date. For safety’s sake, usually thaw these within the refrigerator, in no way on the counter.
Cookie sheets and baking pans – right now I have these all stacked in a flat cabinet and again they all come out when I’m just after one. A vertical wire organizer would definitely do the trick allowing me to store them all on one shelf and use the other shelf for pots.
This PRODUCTS MADE IN USA store was constructed in 1924 for William Slemons. He first came to Orlando in 1886. Slemons and his sons owned a number of stores in downtown Orlando from the 1880’s well into the middle of the twentieth century.
The second major thing you do in the kitchen is store food. So your second kitchen organization goal is to be able to see at a glance what’s in your kitchen food cabinets or pantry and what needs to be replenished. Plus you want to store food so it stays sealed properly and fresh.
Wine bottle labels can be beautiful mini works of art. Soak the empty wine bottle in warm water. The label should come off in the water or help it along by peeling it carefully at the loose edges. Frame a collage of wine bottle labels or just one. Or use them for scrapbooking to commemorate a special occasion.
Within a day or two I took my family to the nearest BJ’s, in Cary, and marched up to the help desk. Although the cheerful woman working behind the desk attempted to persuade us to sign up immediately for a discounted and extended (15 months) one year membership, we told her that we were not familiar with the store and wanted to use the two free months to get to know the place and to see if what they sold was what we wanted. She understood as she snapped my picture and handed my club membership card to me.
All in all, I give BJ’s high marks. We have since converted our trial membership to a full membership and are looking forward to receiving great savings and a having a continued good shopping experience. Now, if BJ’s would only put their laptops back out on full display…