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We’re hiring again! Although this position is primarly for Meijer, it will be helpful if you have or shop at Aldi, Kroger, Target or Walmart! Here’s what I am looking for: Must be professional Must live in an area where you can get to a Meijer quickly (in driving distance, etc. Basically live in a …

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Is It Worth Buying A Paper or Ordering Inserts For Coupons We know that using coupons is a GREAT way to save money, but it’s not always the only way. However many food items can be purchased at better prices when we stack coupons on top of sales. So what do we do? The majority …

It’s Time To Say Goodbye | Changes To AMFOS The time has come to say goodbye. Sortof. I know many of you have followed me since day one {thank you!!}. Over the years, I have learned the hard knocks of blogging. To do deal blogging 24/7 is a LOT of work. I used to love …

 Total From My Shopping Trips 8/1-8/22 A Savings of 70% It’s been a LONG while since I’ve updated my shopping trips. I used to be on top of this- and when I slacks.. it seriously shows! You can find my previous shopping trips and savings tracking posted HERE.   **note I had pictures of my …

  This one is personal: My absence from blogging I knew one day I would have to write this.. I just didn’t think it was going to be today. Yesterday, March 24th my Mom passed away. My Mom has been sick for a few years, but had a heart attack yesterday and was gone… just …

Memories of Prom and the Ritual of buying a Dress I remember when I was in a freshman and sophomore in High school, I wanted to be an upperclassman so bad because they got to go to the prom. Some of my friends were lucky enough to have boyfriends who were upperclassman so they had …

  Good Evening and Happy Valentine’s Day Mitten Fans! I want to briefly discus a few changes that will be happen here at A Mitten Full Of Savings. I am always constantly evaluating what I am doing here to make sure I am providing the best user-friendly experience possible. Last year I asked for everyone …

Merry Christmas from our house…. to yours! I hope that each and every one of you find joy and meaning on this beautiful Christmas day! Here in Michigan it’s snowing outside, so we finally get a White Christmas this year. While mid-Michigan suffered a horrible Ice Storm and many lost power, we were thankful to …

Okay at the beginning of last month I said I was going to start posting my weekly grocery trips or whenever I shop. I want to show the clear transparency of how YOU can save on your grocery budget with and WITHOUT coupons! Hopefully these posts will inspire you. So here’s what I spent for …

Your Help Is Requested: Take Reader Survey HEY A MITTEN FULL OF SAVINGS FANS– I have something I need each and every one of my readers to do for me! For the last few days on Facebook and twitter and I have reached out to you to ask for your help. I have a reader …

  Smurfs 2 is making its ways to theaters next week! And you know who’s excited? My soon-to-be 8 year old! Two years ago, the Smurfs came out around his birthday and so he asked for a Smurf party. We held it at the local Theater where the kids played games, ate smurf-type food, and …