Count Down To Christmas 77 Days and Counting

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Countdown to Christmas 77 days and counting

Step 3 Begin by going through your post seasonal buys, if you haven’t any and you’ve just started couponing don’t worry there’s always this year’s post holiday sales.

Remember fall is a great time for clearance sales on many of the following summer items. Make a list of possible gift basket items such as:

Movie Snack Basket: cracker jacks, microwave popcorn, movie theater boxed candy- found in any grocery store candy aisle and often $1.00 or less you may find the occasional coupon for it at on our home page at

 Holiday Surprise: cocoa packets, holiday mugs, marshmallows (on sale now they last up to 4 months), cookies wrap in saran wrap and decorate with sticker or bows.

Ice Cream Party: Fall is a great time for ice cream supply sales. Smuckers toppings, ice cream bowls scoops, baggie or canning jar on sale everywhere however the best deals I’ve seen is at Wal-Mart, add some toppings like chocolate chips, coconut, and pecans buy bags while on sale and separate for multiple baskets. Who won’t love a summer time treat during the long winter months.

Dinner in a Basket: Pasta, spaghetti sauce, parmesan cheese, Italian bread loaf remember bread bought now can be frozen for later use – check out for more information. Use those canning jar for homemade sauce recipe go to our downlod page for my homemade recipe at 

 Pie Basket: Pillsbury premade pie shell, Pie filling coupon on our home page, whip cream you can make homemade and place in a canning jar. Mix whipping cream vanilla and sugar mix on high until you have stiff peaks and there you go home made whip cream. You may want to include the recipe can be found on our download page.

.Bath Basket: Body gels, sponges, body sprays and much more for some great Christmas in sales visit and enter the code: REPFLYER to receive free shipping on your first order. Great fragrance saving purchase the fragrance pack and then receive a coupon for a full size perfume of your choice. This is a great opportunity to give to the person you do not really know what to give let them decide awesome stocking stuffer for the teenagers in your life. Visit our daily values page for details

Family Game Basket: Visit the dollar store or Wal-Mart for fall sales on playing cards, game boards, and ring toss games. Check out our home page for high value toy coupons now.

Coffee Lovers Basket: Coffee coupons can often be found on our homepage. Homemade Lemon and Almond Biscotti recipe at always add the recipe , if you’re not comfortable baking use a couple of mason jars and add the ingredients to make the recipe, dollar stores have great holiday mugs on sale as early as October. Cookies are always an option as well dollar stores have great tin cookies available early. Check out our values page and the housewares ad they always have great saving on mug.


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