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Down to Basic Coupon Class March3, 2014 January 27, 2014

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Down to Basic Coupon Class
We will cover the basics of coupon shopping: Why coupon shop, where to get coupons, how to maximize your time and coupons, coupon etiquette and much more.
Cost: $20
Email for RSVP: info@thecouponjunkie.com or call 405-388-9457

We will be at the Holiday Inn Express in Bethany, Ok

Menu Planning Class 2/24/2014 January 27, 2014

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Menu Planning Class with The Coupon Junkie

February 24, 2014 from 6-8 pm

Cost: $20
Menu planning class will cover different types and ways to plan a menu as well as different meal ideas. How to plan a grocery list and match up with coupons once we have the menu planned. We will also have different recipes or cards to take home in case someone shares a meal that works great for their family.

Email for RSVP: info@thecouponjunkie.com or call 405-388-9457

DIY Cleaners Class 1/28/2014 January 27, 2014

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DIY Cleaners CLass

January 28, 2014  from 6:00pm until 7:30pm

DIY CLEANERS/Common Uses Class
Cost: $25
We will cover why make your own cleaners. You will leave with recipes that have been tried and tested.
We will also go over common uses for everyday items to make your hard earned dollars go further. You will also leave with cleaners to use at home. Some cleaners will be made up ahead of time and some we will make together so you will see how easy it is.

We will be at the
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
7840 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, Ok 73008

Getting so excited about this class. Please let me know if you are coming so I can have enough supplies on hand.

Also need to know if you like liquid or powdered detergent.

 

Upcoming Coupon Class — There is still space January 15, 2014

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The Coupon Junkie is at it again.

We have several classes coming up with in the next two weeks.  There is still spots left in each class.

UPCOMING CLASSES:

January 21, 2014 6:30 pm
Menu Planing 101

Cost: $20
Menu planning class will cover different types and ways to plan a menu as well as different meal ideas.
How to plan a grocery list and match up with coupons once we have the menu planned.
We will also have different recipes or cards to take home in case someone shares a meal that works great for their family.

Email us to RSVP at info@thecouponjunkie.com

Location:

Holiday Inn Express in Bethany —7840 NW 39th Expressway Bethany, Ok 73008

January 24th  6:00
Down to Basic Coupon Class
6:00 – 7:30
We will cover the basics of coupon shopping:
Why coupon shop, where to get coupons, how to maximize your time and coupons, coupon etiquette.
Cost: $ 15
Location: Holiday Inn Express in Bethany —7840 NW 39th Expressway Bethany, Ok 73008
Email me for tickets: info@thecouponjunkie.com

January 28th  6:00
DIY CLEANERS/Common Uses Class
Cost: $25
We will cover why make your own cleaners. You will leave with recipes that have been tried and tested.
We will also go over common uses for everyday items to make your hard earned dollars go further. You will also leave with cleaners to use at home. Some cleaners will be made up ahead of time and some we will make together so you will see how easy it is.
Location:  Holiday Inn Express in Bethany —7840 NW 39th Expressway Bethany, Ok 73008
email me for RSVP: info@thecouponjunkie.com

RSVP through email, you and a friend for any of the above classes within a week of the class and we will take 10% off the cost for both of you.  RSVP 4 or more people and the person who emails me with everyone’s names will get their class cost for 50% off.

email is info@thecouponjunkie.com

Hope to see you soon and as always Happy Savings

 

Fall off the couponing wagon? January 6, 2014

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I meet a lot of people, mostly while I am shopping, and nine times out of ten they will say “oh, I fell off the wagon of couponing.”   I am here to tell you today that it is okay to take a season to NOT coupon.  That is right, I said it is okay not to coupon.  Everyone goes through seasons in their lives where life is just busy and if you add one more thing, something is going to give and you will lose control of everything that you are juggling.

Even I, The Coupon Junkie, have times where I don’t coupon as much.  Here is a list of some of things that I do to save money, while not necessarily using coupons.

1. Make a menu.  Planning your meals will help save time and extra trips to the store, which will save money on those impulse buys.

2. Buy what is on sale.  Instead of buying the watermelon that is out of season, consider buying what is in season.

3.  Freeze left overs to be used later.  So NO WASTE.

4. Use money saving apps on my smart phone, the use of coupons without the work of coupons.

5. Buy in bulk.

6. Buy quick reduced meats and freeze for later use or quick reduced fruits and veggies and plan to use them soon.

7.  Use what you have on hand and make some creative meals. Sometimes the best way to save is to use what you already have.  The good news is that you will not waste the money you already spent and you are not buying extra and spending more than your should.

There is a time for everything in our lives and if you fell off the “coupon wagon” it is okay.  Know that you are missed and that you can easy join us back when life slows down for you again.  It doesn’t mean the end of savings, it just slows the savings down.  It is okay to miss a deal, just don’t miss them all.

Happy Savings

The Coupon Junkie

January Class Dates January 6, 2014

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We are so excited for the new year and all the great things to come.

UPCOMING CLASSES for January:

January 21, 2014 6:30 pm
Menu Planing 101

Cost: $20
Menu planning class will cover different types and ways to plan a menu as well as different meal ideas.
How to plan a grocery list and match up with coupons once we have the menu planned.
We will also have different recipes or cards to take home in case someone shares a meal that works great for their family.

Email us to RSVP at info@thecouponjunkie.com

Location:

johnn’s Charcoal Broiler    6629 NW Expressway  lahoma City

January 24th  6:00
Down to Basic Coupon Class
6:00 – 7:30
We will cover the basics of coupon shopping:
Why coupon shop, where to get coupons, how to maximize your time and coupons, coupon etiquette.
Cost: $ 15
Location: NW OKC
Email me for tickets: info@thecouponjunkie.com

January 28th  6:00
DIY CLEANERS/Common Uses Class
Cost: $25
We will cover why make your own cleaners. You will leave with recipes that have been tried and tested.
We will also go over common uses for everyday items to make your hard earned dollars go further. You will also leave with cleaners to use at home. Some cleaners will be made up ahead of time and some we will make together so you will see how easy it is.
Location:  NW OKC

email me for RSVP: info@thecouponjunkie.com

RSVP through email, you and a friend for any of the above classes within a week of the class and we will take 10% off the cost for both of you.

RSVP 4 or more people and the person who emails me with everyone’s names will get their class cost for 50% off.

2014 Promises to be a Great Year for Savings December 31, 2013

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With 2014 just around the corner, now is the time to start thinking of improvements you can make in your life today.  Many people with look at the New Year as a New start.

With that being said, we have new and some old classes scheduled for 2014. We are doing a few in home classes this year, dates are very limited.   If you would like to schedule us to come and speech to your group just let me know and we will send out information.  You can reach us at info@thecouponjunkie.com.

New Classes that we are offering are:

Menu Planning 101

Cost: $20
Menu planning class will cover different types and ways to plan a menu as well as different meal ideas.
How to plan a grocery list and match up with coupons once we have the menu planned.
We will also have different recipes or cards to take home in case someone shares a meal that works great for their family.

Scheduled:  January 21

 

DIY CLEANERS/Common Uses Class
Cost: $25
We will cover why make your own cleaners. You will leave with recipes that have been tried and tested.
We will also go over common uses for everyday items to make your hard earned dollars go further. You will also leave with cleaners to use at home.  Some cleaners will be made up ahead of time and some we will make together so you will see how easy it is.

Scheduled:  January  28

FREEZER MEALS 101

We will go over the basic of doing freezer meals, ways to save, how long things can freeze and tips and tricks that we have learned by doing.  We will have a handout of websites and books that are great place/resources for finding recipes.

Cost: TBA

The Oldies but goodies:

The Back to Basics Coupon Classes

We will cover the basics of coupon shopping:
Why coupon shop, where to get coupons, how to maximize your time and coupons, coupon etiquette and Much more.

Cost: $15

Scheduled: January 24th

We are looking forward to a great year.  Watch for dates to be posted on our Facebook page for upcoming classes.

https://www.facebook.com/TheCouponJunkie

And The Savings Continues November 18, 2013

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New and Upcoming Classes will soon be posted.  We are currently scheduling a coupon class and a new menu class for December.   We are also gearing up for the NEW YEAR.  Watch for things to come.  Oh, and tell a friend.  🙂

 

Coupon Classes October 7, 2013

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We still offer classes on how to save using coupons.  We will have one more class before the new year.  It will be posted under the event tab on our Facebook page.

I was wondering if there would be interest if we were to offer a different set of classes, such as healthy eating, or menu planning? I have had this in the back of my mind for a while and thought I would finally throw it out there.  the healthy eating would focus on how to use coupon and eat healthy and save money.  But also include tips to save money and still be able to afford to eat healthier choices.

My idea for a Menu planning class is to give information on the different types and ways to plan a menu as well as different meal ideas.  I would also include how to plan a grocery list and match up with coupons once we have the menu planned.  I have would also like to have different recipes  or cards to take home incase someone shares a meal that works great for their family.  (Depending on needs known ahead of time, ideally we would have some recipes that would help with dietary needs like gluten or whole food.)

I have also had a thought on Fugal Holiday class but have not come up with a lot of ideas.  The window is quickly closing for this one, so we may have to wait until we are a hold hand old to refine this idea.

These were my thought, I would love to hear yours.

Welcoming another year of deals October 7, 2013

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I can hardly believe that we have just celebrated the fourth year of The Coupon Junkie.

So here is to another bright year with gave saving tips and deals to be found.  🙂