A Thrifty Mom in the Idaho Statesman today

A Thrifty Mom made the front cover of the Life section today in our local Idaho newspaper, The Idaho Statesman. I was so nervous today waiting for the paper, so I sent my husband Matt to go buy one! 

You can read the entire story here: A Thrifty Mom: “Save on your grocery bill with tips from coupon-clipping moms”Thanks to Brenda Gutierrez the reporter, and Joe Jaszewski the photographer

If  you are new to couponing we have a couple post that will be of help to you.
First- Coupon 101 – learn the ins and outs of couponing, so you won’t be overwhelmed.
Second-  Freebies 101 – learn proper techniques for getting freebies safe.
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Start small, don’t plan an entire month of groceries with a $50 budget. Once you are more familiarised with terms, places to find coupons, and stores that cater to us you’ll be on your way to saving hundreds. Just start by reading these post, and start small. Build up, plan a trip for a few items to see how cheap you can get them! Then you will be addicted.

6 Responses

  1. I loved the article! You are an inspiration, Thank-you for sharing:)

  2. You’re getting GREAT press! Congratulations!! Thanks for all you do!

  3. I read the article and thought it was great, so I came to find your blog. I am not a couponer… but You’ve inspired me to try. I’m scared, it seems confusing and complicated.

    I’ve added a link to your blog on mine. I didn’t ask you first… so if you mind, just let me know and I will remove it. 🙂

    Cheers and happy shopping. Cam

  4. That was a good article. You are doing a great job getting your name out there!

  5. that's awesome! i'm an idaho girl (born & raised)and still have family in boise 🙂

  6. I was so excited to see your article in the Statesman. I live in Boise and have been at the couponing for about six months now. I love visiting blogs for the latest deals and now I’ll be sure to check yours as well.

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