Two Frugal Fairfielders

"Paying attention to all the thousands of ways we spent our money that make a tremendous difference." –Amy Dacyczyn, 1990

Don’t Miss This! Build Your 2013 Grocery Stockpile This Week and Next at ShopRite (No Coupons Necessary)

Wow, what a sale at ShopRite. Can’t say that about many stores in this day and age as grocery prices continue to rise. Be sure to get to ShopRite this week and next for the big stock up sale on various items. It’s worth the trip to build up your 2013 grocery stockpile!

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January 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

What Normal People Are Totally Confused About When It Comes to Couponing

After attending a couponing workshop last night, I realized that there are still so many questions people have about how to use a coupon. Here are some questions that were asked last night and here are my answers.

November 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Overcoming CVS ExtraBucks Fatigue: When It Pays to Do the Mental Gymnastics for Coupons and EBs

Though I carefully read Couponmom.com religiously, last spring I ended up getting CVS ExtraBucks Fatigue. My mind was just not willing to do the mathematical gymnastics and equations required to shop at CVS. But then “need” overcame my CVS avoidance.

September 24, 2012 · 7 Comments

Stop Stereotyping Couponers: The Majority Frugally Shop the Outer Perimeters of the Grocery Store

A recent article in The New York Times Magazine about couponing inspires yet another uncalled for hailstorm by misinformed couponing critics. Before judging, know that a majority of couponers shop the outer perimeter of the grocery store aisles using a combination of coupons and sales.

May 11, 2012 · 2 Comments

Coupon Class at Fairfield Woods Branch Library–Sign Up Now!

Register now for a coupon class at Fairfield Woods Branch Library for Januarty 23rd, 2012.

December 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Shopping the Sales & Coupons at Whole Foods Market

To all frugal shoppers–don’t shy away from shopping the sales and coupons at Whole Foods Market. Even this store has super sales for their super quality meats, fruits, and veggies. Now that food prices are due to rise in 2012, scouring sales and coupons is more important than ever, especially if you want high quality food on the table and in your body.

October 25, 2011 · 4 Comments

Undercover at New ShopRite in Fairfield, CT

ShopRite opened in Fairfield, CT today to a crowd of anxious shoppers who were looking for a bargain or two. Watch out for tricky signage when it comes to prices.

September 14, 2011 · 2 Comments

Criticizing Couponers: C’mon, Leave Us Alone!

Criticizing couponers and TLC’s Extreme Couponing show is just ridiculous! There are worse problems in the world to complain about. After the sticker shock of that little shopping spree, I vowed to get back to couponing asap.

September 9, 2011 · 1 Comment

Bargain Alerts of the Day for Fairfield, CT

Stock up sales going on at CVS and Rite Aid, plus freebie aerator at Home Depot.

April 18, 2010

Shaw’s–Emptied Out Today

There’s nothing much left at Shaw’s except a lot of toilet cleaners!

March 19, 2010

Bargain Alert of the Day for Fairfield, CT–Price Rite

Okay, so we could swear the price of green and red grapes went up from last week at Price Rite! But, still love it there. Did hear that there is not … Continue reading

March 8, 2010

Bargain Alert of the Day for Fairfield, CT

Get your Stop & Shop bargains before, and if, employees end up striking! There are some nice bargains this week. Best Bet: If you subscribe to the Connecticut Post or … Continue reading

March 6, 2010

This Just In…

A few things, folks: 1. As of Wednesday, Shaw’s is still due to close March 25th–that’s the official word, but, we don’t really believe that–shelves are looking pretty bare in … Continue reading

February 26, 2010

This Just In–Shaw’s Closing in Fairfield

  Shaw’s is closing in Connecticut, to be replaced by ShopRite or PriceRite (most likely Fairfield will get a ShopRite–can’t imagine a PriceRite in this town, but it would be great if it … Continue reading

February 13, 2010

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