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$13 For Frozen, Monsters University and Other Disney Blu-Ray Titles

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Hurry over to Amazon’s Disney movie sale to see a long list of DVD & Blu-Ray titles on sale as low as $9 — for a limited time.

Save on various hit titles including, Frozen ($13 DVD), Ice Age ($9 Blu-Ray), The Pirate Fairy ($13 DVD ), Saving Mr. Banks ($13 DVD) and more. Go here (plus more here) to see the full list of family movie deals.

Here are some popular titles that qualify for the sale:

Frozen DVD Best Price  Pirate Fairy DVD Best Price  Monsters University Best Price DVD

Robots DVD Best Price  Saving Mr. Banks DVD  ICE Age Blu Ray DVD Best Price

Horton Hears a Who Blu Ray DVD Best Price  Mr. Popper's Penguins Best Price DVD  Rio 2 Deal Blu-Ray DVD Best Price

“Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Amazon prices can change often — you will not want to delay if you want this deal.  Also, be sure to verify the price before adding the item to your cart.

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Save The Date — Sharon Young & Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale May 1-3

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It’s almost time for our reader’s favorite fashion bargain event — the Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale – featuring Sharon Young’s 2014 Spring collection and lots more popular clothing brands.

Ladies Designer Brand Wareshouse Sale May 2014

This direct-from-the-designer sale takes place May 1 to 3 and features thousands of fashion pieces all at deep discount prices.    << On a personal side note:  Are you like me and SO ready to shine some “brights” and “whites” into your wardrobe?!?  This is the place I’m officially breaking up with Winter. Ha!  >>

This huge sale only opens its doors four times a year, and everything is marked down 50% to 75% OFF retail.  They have sizes to fit just about anyone ~ from petite to women’s sizes and everything in between.

We will be heading over to the sale in a few days to give you a sneak preview and post some “Insiders’ Scoop” pics and info — stay tuned!  In the mean time, save the date ~ May 1-3, 2014 (Thursday to Saturday) and look forward to more photos to come!

Sharon Young Warehouse Sale 2014  Sharon Young Orange Jacket 2014

Details, details
When: May 1 to 3, 2014 ~ Thursday & Friday, 8:00AM to 7:00PM
and Saturday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Where: 10367 Brockwood Rd ~ Dallas.  You’ll see signs directing you where to go (or just follow all the ladies you will see!).
Do note: There is a large dressing room provided for trying on all your finds, but typical of women’s fashion warehouse sales, it is ladies only and not private. Since this is a women only event, husbands, guy-friends and kiddos under 12, please stay comfortable at home. 

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$25 OFF First Purchase at Gilt – Including Cuisinart, Missoni, Badgley Mischka, Kitchenaid and More

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If you are not already a member of Gilt (membership is FREE), you’ll want to jump on this $25 OFF deal…

Gilt Group New Member

There’s a really hot promotion at Gilt daily deals site for new members ~ save $25 OFF a $50 or greater purchase! Once you sign up (free here), you can use the $25 discount credit on anything and get a really nice discount on finds from Missoni, Kitchenaid, Kate Spade, Nambé, Melissa & Doug, Rebecca Minkoff, Badgley Mischka and thousands more.

Along with household brands like Cuisinart and Fisher Price, you’ll also see brands carried at luxury department stores like Neiman Marcus and Nordstroms ~ all at deep discounts!

$25 OFF at Gilt Plus Free Shipping

In the last year, we’ve personally used Gilt’s great deals to replace our coffee maker that died, update our “on-its-last-legs” blender, and buy some fun Melissa & Doug learning toys for a gift. We’ve been extremely happy and can’t say enough great things about Gilt!

$25 OFF at Gilt Plus Free Shipping

New to Gilt? Gilt Groupe provides instant insider access and sample sales for today’s top designer labels, at up to 60% off retail. When you become a member, you’ll find new discounts and sales every day for women, men, kids and home as well as exclusive deals for DFW. Learn more, here.

$25 OFF at Gilt Plus Free Shipping

:: Go here to get the $25 OFF Gilt Credit for new members.

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$1 Books At The Friends Of The Fort Worth Library Big Book Sale – Save The Date

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Be sure and put the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Biannual Book Sale on your calendar — April 25 to 27. During this bargain basement public sale, you’ll be able to choose from thousands of fiction and non-fiction books, audio books, children’s books, music CDs, and more.  All hardbacks will be $1.50 and all other books and items will be $1 or less!  Because all proceeds benefit the Fort Worth library system, all purchases will be tax-free as well!

Additionally, there will be a members only sale on April 12th that provides 50% OFF and tax-free discounts at the bookstore.

Details, Details

Members Only Sale (Held in the Bookstore)
50% OFF and tax-free sale at the bookstore.
Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Public Sale (Held in the Chapter 2 Annexes)
Hardbacks $1.50, paperbacks and other items $1 or less!
$1 admission; children and members free.
Friday, April 25,  9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 26,  9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

$15 All you can fit in a box (they will provide the boxes).
Sunday, April 27, 
Noon – 4:30 p.m.

Where:  The Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Book Store is
located at 5332 Trail Lake Drive, in the Wedgwood Village
Shopping Center (South on Trail Lake Drive, off Loop 820).  The Chapter 2 Annexes are located in the same shopping center as the bookstore in suite numbers 5318 and 5334.

Other helpful tidbits: MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards are accepted. All proceeds benefit the Fort Worth Library. To learn more, call the Friends Book Store, 817-346-2255.

::  Go here to learn more about the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Biannual Book Sale

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Dillard’s Handbag and Watch Trade-in Event Starts Today – Save Up To 30% OFF

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Now through Sunday, Dillard’s is holding its annual handbag and watch trade-in event. When you trade in your clean, gently used handbag (can be any brand), Dillard’s will give you a bonus of $15 to $50 towards the purchase of any regular priced handbag or wallet.  No brand is excluded from this sale (it even includes Michael Kors, Brahmin, Coach, Vera Bradley, Dooney & Bourke ~ as long as the purchase is over $50!). Plus, you’ll be helping a local charity as your old handbag will be donated to help someone in need (love that!).  Here’s how it works:

  • Purchase any regularly priced handbag of $50-$75 and
    receive a $15 bonus discount with trade-in.
  • Purchase any regularly priced handbag of $76-$125 and
    receive a $25 bonus discount with trade-in.
  • Purchase any regularly priced handbag of $126-$199 and
    receive a $40 bonus discount with trade-in.
  • Purchase any regularly priced handbag of $200 or more
    and receive a $50 bonus discount with trade-in.

Similarly, Dillard’s is also running a watch-trade in program that works the same way.  Go here to learn more.

Details, details
What:  Learn more about the Dillard’s handbag and watch trade-in event here.  
When:  Now through April 6, 2014, during normal store hours.
Where:  Find a Dillard’s department store near you here.

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99 cents For 12 Anne of Green Gables Kindle Books

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Great reading for Spring Break…

For a limited time, get 12 Anne of Green Gables Kindle books for 99 cents (for all 12 books!). These include Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea, Anne of the Island, Anne’s House of Dreams, Rainbow Valley, Rilla of Ingleside, Chronicles of Avonlea, and more.   Pop over here for details.

Do note that if you plan to get this offer, you might now want to wait, as we don’t know how long it will be available at this price (Amazon prices can change often). Also, even if you do not have a Kindle, you can still download this book and read it on your PC, iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, Blackberry and other devices (learn more below).

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Don’t Have a Kindle?
No worries. You likely already have a device to read Kindle ebooks in your home. All you need to do is download one of the following FREE applications for your PC, Mac, iPhone/iPad/iTouch, Android, or Windows Phone.

*Free Kindle for iPhone/iPad/iTouch
This is the app I use to read my FREE books. Download, here (or download directly through the iTunes App Store on your device) to be able to read Kindle books on your iPhone, iPad, or iTouch.

*FREE Kindle for PC
Download a FREE application
to read Kindle books on your PC.

Find more Kindle apps for Mac, Android, Windows and more here.

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Starbucks Sweet Receipt: Buy One, Get A Sweet Treat Later For $1 ~ Through March 3

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Love this! Pop by a participating Starbucks store through March 3, and bring in your morning receipt after 2 p.m. to get any baked good for $1.

This is a bit like Starbucks former “treat receipt” offer, but instead of only applying to beverage receipts, any morning purchase will qualify for this same-day-deal.   Learn more here.

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TODAY ONLY: 58% OFF TurboTax & Quicken Bundle PLUS Up To 10% On Top of Your Federal Tax Refund

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TODAY ONLY: Amazon has a really great bundle offer  ~ get BOTH TurboTax Deluxe and Quicken Deluxe 2014 for $51.94  (retail is $124.94)!  Plus, right now, they are offering one of the best bonuses that we’ve seen anywhere ~ receive up to 10% bonus on top of your Federal Tax refund* (more details below). 

If you plan to use this do-it-yourself tax and money management software, jump on this, as this bundled price is only valid today, and we’ve not found a better deal.  

:: Go here to get TurboTax Deluxe & Quicken Deluxe 2014 for PC or Mac for $51.94 (58% OFF, MSRP $124.94 ~ when purchased separately) ~ bundled discount price valid today only.  

*Get Up To 10% Tax Refund Bonus!  Use some of your federal refund to purchase an Amazon.com Gift Card from TurboTax and they will tack on an extra 10%!  That means a $500 gift card purchase would become a $550 gift card. While we like to encourage people to save their tax refunds as a family finance priority, if you already have a purchase from Amazon budgeted, this is a great way to significantly stretch your buying dollars.  Learn more about the refund bonus here.

The 10% bonus offer small print (only made larger): Amazon.com Gift Card offer is for federal refunds only. Limits apply ($2000 per e-card, maximum $10,000 per customer). Offer available only for TurboTax Online or CD/download versions sold and shipped, or downloaded directly from Intuit or Amazon. Amazon.com is not a sponsor of this promotion. Amazon.com Gift Cards (“GCs”) sold by Intuit, an authorized and independent reseller of Amazon.com Gift Cards. Except as required by law, GCs cannot be transferred for value or redeemed for cash. GCs may be used only for purchases of eligible goods at Amazon.com or certain of its affiliated websites. For complete terms and conditions go here.

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February 7-9 FREE & Cheap Fort Worth Weekend Events

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ABOUT THE FRUGAL & FUN FORT WORTH WEEKEND EDITION Fridays, we post ideas for FREE (or really cheap) weekend entertainment for you and your family. Subscribe to our blog updates and you’ll receive this weekly entertainment guide along with more budget stretching ideas and tips throughout the week! Subscribe for FREE (here)!

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This weekend’s highlights include:

  • Last Weekend! 2014 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
  • FREE Admission to 3 Great Fort Worth Museums
  • FREE! Meet the Robinsons Family Movie Showing
  • FREE Garden Seminar at Calloway’s Nursery
  • FREE Valentines Woodworking Kids Clinic at Lowe’s
  • FREE Home Decorating Class at Pottery Barn
  • FREE Cowtown Opry Performance at the Stockyards
  • FREE Williams Sonoma Cooking Technique Classes for Kids and Adults

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:: 2014 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo ~ Last Weekend!
Through Saturday, February 8, 2014

 

Kick up your heels and enjoy acres of excitement and western heritage at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo. Events include rodeo (extra ticket required), free musical entertainment, petting zoo, family friendly exhibits, premier livestock shows, and more ~ the schedule of events is fresh each day.  Plus your Stock show ticket gets you FREE entry into 3 fantastic museums:  Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, the Cattle Raisers Museum and the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. If you haven’t been yet, this is the last weekend!

Want to attend for FREE or cheap?   Be sure to check out the list here for more than 10 ways to get free tickets and save on admission.

Details, details
What:
The 2014 Stock Show and Rodeo event schedule changes daily.
• To get the schedule of daily events, click here.
• For the schedule of special activities, click here.
• To see the musical entertainment schedule, click here.
When: The 2014 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo takes place now through February 8.  Learn more here.
Where:  3400 Burnett-Tandy Dr. Click here for driving directions. A special Park & Ride shuttle will be available Saturdays and Sundays during the Stock Show.  It will take you directly from Ridgmar Mall or Billy Bob’s to the front gate, pick you up, and return you to your vehicle parking lot for only $1.00 each way (pretty slick!). To find out more, click here.
Cost:
For opportunities to attend the Stock Show and Rodeo for FREE or Half Price, click here. Otherwise, General Admission is:  Adults $10, Kids 6 to 16 $5, and Children 5 & Under FREE

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:: FREE Admission to 3 Great Fort Worth Museums
Through February 8, 2014

       

If you have attended the Stock Show & Rodeo this year, be sure and hang onto your ticket stubs and take part in the “Moo-seum” program. With your rodeo or grounds admission ticket you can get FREE admission (until Saturday, February 8th) to The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame or the Cattle Raisers Museum. For adults, that’s a savings of $24 if you visit all 3!

Details, details
What: Get more information about the “Moo-seum” program, here
When: Now through February 8, 2014
Where: Learn about the Fort Worth Museum of SciencehereGo here to learn about the Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame and click here to get info about the Cattle Raisers Museum.
Cost: FREE, with Stock Show & Rodeo Ticket Stub.

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:: FREE! Meet the Robinson Family Movie
Saturday, February 8, 2014

 Family Fun Film at the Fort Worth Library 2014

Join the Fort Worth Central Library and other families for a free screening
of the film Meet the Robinsons on Saturday, February 8th.

About the movie:  Join a brilliant young inventor named Lewis as he sets off on a time-traveling journey to find the family he never knew and save the future. He meets the wacky Robinson family who helps him learn to keep moving forward and never stop believing in himself. G, 102 min., 2007  Read reviews here.

Details, details
What: For more information, go here.
When: Saturday, February 8, 2014 ~ 1:00PM
Where: In the Theater of the Fort Worth Central LibraryYou can park on the street or in the 3rd St. & Taylor Parking Garage. The parking garage and parking meters are FREE on weekends.
Cost: FREE, no ticket required.  

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:: FREE Calloway’s Garden Seminar on Growing Orchids
Saturday, February 8, 2014

Calloway's  Garden Seminar Event

Learn to master the secrets of growing Orchids, to create a gorgeous indoor garden at Grow Astonishing Indoor Orchids, a free clinic held at all Calloway’s locations on Saturday. Extremely long-lasting blooms, distinctive shapes and striking color palettes, all make the orchid of the most popular of flowers. With the proper soils and preparation, they can be grown successfully by home gardeners.

Details, details
What: For more information about Calloway’s gardening event, go here. When: Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 10:15AM
Where: All Calloway’s locations. Click here to find one near you.
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Lowes Kids Clinic: Build a Love Note Holder
Saturday, February 8, 2014

This Saturday, bring your child to a Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinic to help them learn a new woodworking skill and make a FREE project to take home. All workshops are FREE, but you should probably show up early to insure you have a kit for your little ones.

Details, details
What: For more information and to register, click here.
When: Saturday, February 8, 2014 ~ 10:00-11:00AM
Where: Lowes Home Improvement Stores.
To find a participating location, click here.
Cost: FREE

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:: FREE Pottery Barn Class ~ How to Accesorize Your Home 
Sunday, February 9, 2014

Join Pottery Barn for an in-store class, where they will share helpful tips for simple and affordable ways to refresh your home.

Details, details
What: For more information, go to Pottery Barn’s store event site.
When:
Class takes place February 9, 2014. Times differ by store so be sure to call your local store to verify class time.
Where: Go here to find a Pottery Barn store near you.
Cost:
FREE!

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:: FREE Cowtown Opry Performance at the Fort Worth Stockyards
Sunday, February 9, 2014

Hear classic western music come to life as Cowtown Opry members perform a free music exhibition on the steps of the Livestock Exchange building. This live family friendly music event will take place every Sunday and will feature a different theme each week ~ Western Gospel music will be featured on the 5th Sunday of the month.

Details, Details
What:
For more information, visit the Cowtown Opry website.
When: Sunday, February 9, 2014, 2:00PM. See the complete performance schedule here.
Where: The live performance will take place on the steps of the historic Livestock Exchange building ~ 131 East Exchange Ave. in the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District.
Cost: FREE!

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:: Take a FREE Cooking Technique Class at Williams-Sonoma
And, Get 10% OFF Your In-store Purchase!
Sunday, February 9, 2014

Join Williams-Sonoma for two classes: Saturday’s class is for kids and will teach Valentine cookie baking basics.  Sunday’s adult class will also focus on making fresh sweets for your sweetie this Valentine’s Day. In this class you’ll learn how to decorate home-baked cookies like a pro. We’ll take you step-by-step through everything from piping to flooding.

Plus, if you attend this class, you can enjoy 10% OFF savings on same-day purchases from their stores.

Note: You’ll want to call to reserve your spot since class size is limited.

Details, details
What: For more information and to view the current month’s schedule for Williams-Sonoma Cooking classes and demonstrations, click here.
When: Sunday, February 9,  2014. Note: 1 hour class times vary from store to store, so be sure to call for exact times & date.
Where: Click here to find a Williams Sonoma store near you.
Cost: FREE! Call your local store to RSVP.

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We “Heart” These Creative Valentines Day Ideas From Picaboo – Plus 30% OFF Promo Code

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Save Up to 30% on Personalized Valentine’s From Picaboo

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Picaboo has created 5 new really cute 5×7 card templates that allows you to easily add a custom photo to the front and a variety of designs for the back. It’s a perfect size for your little Valentine to hand out to their classmates or to give as a gift to someone special. Go here for “how to” tutorials and to see more creative Valentine’s gift ideas from Picaboo.

Plus,  get FREE shipping and up to 30% OFF personalized photobooks and 25% OFF personalized cards when, you use promo code SWEET2014 before February 10th.

Not familiar with Picaboo? Check out their collection of customizable photo products at their website here.

How to get up to 30% OFF & FREE Shipping at Picaboo:

  1. Go here to sign up for a Picaboo account if you don’t already have one.
  2. Select and design a card (25% OFF), photo book (30% OFF), or canvas (30% OFF) before February 10, 2014.
  3. When you checkout, be sure and use promo code SWEET2014 to get the discount and FREE shipping.

Savings Tip:  If you miss this deal, be sure to check out Picaboo’s “Specials” section of their website.  They almost always have a coupon code for some sort of savings on their products. 

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