Glazed Cinnamon Bundt Cake

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I love trying new desserts, and my family and I really loved this Glazed Cinnamon Bundt Cake. I’ll admit that I was hesitant to make a bundt cake because I’ve never made one before, but it turned out to be so easy–just as if I were making a regular cake. The Glazed Cinnamon Bundt Cake was delicious and moist, and my kids kept asking for more because they loved it so much. If you need a dessert for a holiday party, this would be a yummy one to take. Here’s the recipe for the Glazed Cinnamon Bundt Cake:

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The Best Weekly Grocery Deals (Nov. 30-Dec. 6)

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After looking through the weekly ads, here are this week’s best grocery deals in Utah, November 30-December 6, 2016. Use The Best Weekly Grocery Deals list below to price match at your local Walmart or Target, or you can use the list to see where the best sales are each week and go to one or two stores to grab the deals. If you price match at Target, you’ll need to have the ads with you when you check out.

The items highlighted in red below are really good deals that you should stock up on. And some products have coupons that you can use to get an even better deal with the sale price or after price matching. If you want to receive the SmartSource (SS), Redplum (RP) and P&G coupons, sign up to get a Sunday newspaper subscription for the Deseret News or Salt Lake Tribune for just $20 for one year (52 weeks)! That comes out to be only $0.38 per paper, which is an awesome deal! Head over here for the details.

If you are new to Saving Cent by Cent, read about how I Buy Groceries on a Budget. And be sure to read these Tips on How to Price Match at Walmart, as well as read about the Walmart Savings Catcher program to save more money. In addition, check out these 10 smartphone apps that will save you money on groceries.

 

PRODUCE
Apples, red – $0.34 lb. (Rancho) OR Apples – Cameo, Pink Lady, Fuji or Gala – $0.79 lb. (Rancho) OR Apples – Red, large – $0.79 lb. (Reams)

Plus earn $0.25 from Ibotta on any loose apples

Avocados – $0.50 each (Sprouts) OR Avocados, large – $0.99 each (Rancho – Dec. 2, 3 & 4 Only)

Bell Pepper – Red, Orange or Yellow – $0.98 each (Rancho)

Blackberries, 5.6 oz. – $1.67 each (Sprouts)

Blueberries, 6 oz. – $1.67 each (Sprouts)

Broccoli – $0.79 lb. (Rancho)

Carrots, whole 5 lb. bag – $1.69 each (Rancho)

Cilantro – $0.34 each (Rancho) OR $0.38 each (Reams)

Eggplant – $0.50 each (Sprouts)

Grapes, red globe – $0.89 lb. (Rancho)

Green Onions – $0.34 each (Rancho)

Jalapenos – $0.50 lb. (Rancho – Dec. 2, 3 & 4 Only)

Lettuce, Iceberg – $0.50 each (Rancho) OR $0.88 each (Ridley’s)

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Get Away Today Black Friday Special + $20 Off Promo Code

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Starting Monday, November 21, 2016, Get Away Today is kicking off its early Black Friday Sale that will continue through Cyber Monday, November 28, 2016. Giving the gift of a vacation to your kids or family for the holidays would be amazing!

Through this week, you can get Disneyland Adults at Kids’ Prices valid for travel through ALL of 2017 on all 3-day and longer Disneyland tickets. This includes both Park Hopper and 1-Park per Day tickets. This is the first time Get Away Today has ever extended the offer to the 1-Park per Day tickets! In many cases, you can lock-in your 2017 ticket prices for less than this year’s prices.

In addition to Get Away Today’s Black Friday Sale, you can get $20 off per package on any 2-night or longer Southern California vacation package (2 ticket minimum) when you use the code SCBC or let them know you heard about this deal from Saving Cent by Cent. And this deal can be used with Get Away Today’s extra night free hotel offers.

And if you didn’t know, Get Away Today has Kids Free to LEGOLAND for travel now through December 24, 2016, which is an amazing deal!

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Plus, Get Away Today has a layaway plan that’s only $125 down. If you can’t pay for your whole trip upfront, you can book this week to get the discounted ticket prices and make payments each month until three weeks before you trip, when it needs to be paid in full. So grab your tickets now at the discounted ticket price by booking online Get Away Today.com or call Get Away Today directly at 1-855-GET-AWAY. Be sure to use the promo code SCBC to get an additional $20 off.

 

And be sure to read these posts:

 

how-to-vacation-at-disneyland-on-a-budgetHow to Vacation at Disneyland on a Budget (Part 1)

 

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How to Vacation at Disneyland on a Budget (Part 2)

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Six Sisters’ Stuff Weekly Menu Plan As Low As Just $3.00 Month

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I regularly have people ask me how to save money on their groceries, and the first thing I say is to plan out their meals before they go grocery shopping. Some people mention that they run out of time to plan their meals. So for you busy moms, this Six Sisters’ Stuff Menu Plan will help you out with dinner each night and save you money because you’ll have a plan of what you need to purchase before you go grocery shopping.

You can get a whole year of menu plans from Six Sisters’ Stuff for just $36. That turns out to be only $3.00 per month! If you would rather, you could choose the monthly payment option of $5.00 a month. Six Sisters’ Stuff has so many family-friendly meals, that the $36 for the year will be worth it. And this would be a great present to give to a mother, sister or friend for a birthday or holiday.

 

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Six Sisters’ Stuff has three different menu plans to choose from:

  • Menu Plan Membership – Serves 6-8
  • Smaller Family Menu Plan – Serves 2-4
  • Gluten-Free Menu Plan – Serves 4-6

With all three of the menu plan options, you’ll receive a week’s worth of meals at a glance, which includes 6 main dish recipes, 2 side dish recipes and 2 dessert recipes. And in addition to getting a menu plan, you’ll also receive a detailed shopping list of what to buy each week.

If you want to know if any ingredients from your shopping list are on sale that week, head over to my Best Weekly Grocery Deals list here, where I compile and post the best grocery deals from 10 stores around Utah. This weekly list will help you save hundreds of dollars on your groceries each month.

Make “What’s for dinner?” easier on you by giving this Six Sisters’ Menu Plan a try!

 

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You might also like to read:

 

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6 Ways to Make Meal Planning Successful

 

 

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21 Popular Toys and Games for Kids This Year

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With the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to start purchasing the gifts you are planning to get your kids for Christmas. Here are 21 popular and best selling toys and games this year that the kids will love. I’ve included which store I found to have the best price, but each store can change its price at any time. If you find a better deal than the one listed, please let me know and I’ll update it so everyone can get that same great deal.

To save even more money on your purchases, shop online using a cash back site such as TopCashBack or Ebates. I’ve used both of these cash back sites and like them. Plus, if you sign up with either TopCashBack or Ebates, you’ll receive $10!

Which of these toys and games does your children want this year?

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Hatchimals Hatching Egg Interactive Creaure is the hottest toy this year! There are different Hatchimals eggs you can buy and they are all interactive. Your kids can care for them and then the egg hatches with a surprise animal inside. This toy will be a hard one to get this Christmas and is selling for a few hundred dollars on Amazon right now. Toys R Us had the Hatchimals for $49.99, but they are out of stock. The best way to find out when Hatchimals are in stock in any store is to use NowInStock.net and have them send an alert to your computer so you can grab it within minutes. The Walmart Black Friday ad has Hatchimals for $48.88, but you will have to be quick to grab one on Black Friday.

 

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The New Pokemon Z-Ring Interactive Set is compatible with the latest video game titles in the Pokemon series for Nintendo 3DS Family Systems. Z-CRYSTALS are used in the Z-RING to react simultaneously to the devastating Z-MOVES in the video game with sounds, lights and vibrations. Amazon has the Pokemon Z-Ring Interactive Set for $29.84.

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Since Pokemon is very popular right now, kids would love anything Pokemon like this Pokemon Plush for $7.99 on Amazon, or head over here to see more Pokemon toys.
amazon-my-first-flyerLittle Tikes My First Flyer – This easy-to-fly remote control helicopter toy is perfect for young children who want to start flying aerial devices. It has a simple one-touch remote, protective propeller rings and auto-hover technology. Walmart has Little Tikes My First Flyer for $27.99.

 

 

amazon-little-live-pets-2Little Live Pets ‘Snuggles My Dream Puppy’ Playset is an interactive dog for kids that moves and feels like a real puppy. Kids can feed the dog with a bottle until it falls asleep in their arms. Amazon has the Little Live Pets ‘Snuggles My Dream Puppy’ Playset for $49.88.

 

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Speak Out Game – This is a hot game this year! Players try to say different phrases while wearing a game mouthpiece until someone guesses it. Everyone will be laughing out loud. Amazon has the Speak Out Game for $21.99.

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Where to Purchase a Turkey + Top Thanksgiving Grocery Deals

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Every year, I watch for the best deals on Thanksgiving turkeys in Utah. I’ve listed them below so you know where to go shopping. If you see a better deal somewhere than what’s listed, please let me know so I can add it to the list or update it. I’ve also included below some of the best Thanksgiving grocery deals that will be on sale through Thanksgiving.

 

WHERE TO PURCHASE A TURKEY

Ridley’s – FREE Fresh Butterball Turkey up to 14 lbs. at Ridley’s when you purchase $100 in groceries, not including the price of the turkey. If you don’t spend $100, the turkey is $0.98 lb.

WinCo has its turkeys for $0.77 lb.

Smith’s – Private Selection Butter-Basted Turkey, frozen 10-24 lbs. – $0.79 lb. at Smith’s when you purchase $25. Limit 1.

Albertsons – Honeysuckle Frozen Basted Turkey, 8-24 lbs. – $0.79 lb. at Albertsons when you purchase $25 or more. Limit one turkey per family.

Maceys & Fresh Market – Norbest Turkey – $0.79 lb. at Maceys and Fresh Market when you purchase $50 in groceries.

Reams has a $4.00 off any “Whole” Norbest Turkey in-store coupon in its weekly ad.

 

THE BEST THANKSGIVING GROCERY DEALS (Sales Good Through Thanksgiving)

Potatoes, 10 lb. bag Russet – $0.98 each (Harmons)

Yams – $0.34 lb. (Rancho – Nov. 18, 19 & 20 Only) OR Yams/Sweet Potatoes – $0.48 lb. (Reams)

Western Family Eggs, large, dozen – $0.87 each (Ridley’s) OR $0.89 each (Maceys & Fresh Market)

Western Family Butter, 1 lb. – $2.50 each (Maceys & Ridley’s)

Western Family Cream Cheese, 8 oz. – $0.88 each (Smith’s)

Meadow Gold Whipping Cream, 8 oz. – $0.79 each (Reams & Fresh Market)

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Thanksgiving Grocery Printable Coupons

Print these Thanksgiving grocery coupons from Coupons.com before you head to the store.

$0.50 off one MRS SMITHS Pie $0.50 off one EDWARDS Pie

$1.00 off any THREE Keebler Ready Crust $0.55 off any 2 Cool Whip Whipped Topping

$0.25 off one Reddi-wip whipped topping $1.00 off THREE Pillsbury Refrigerated Baked Goods

$0.75 off THREE PACKAGES Betty Crocker Baking Mix $1.00 off one PHILADELPHIA Brick Cream Cheese 2pk

$1.00 off one KRAFT Natural Shredded Cheese 16oz $0.50 off one Swanson broth product 24oz or larger

$1.25 off any 5 Campbell's Condensed Soups $1.00 off any 2 Frenchs Fried Onions

$0.75 off TWO PACKAGES Betty Crocker Potatoes $1.00 off any 2 Idahoan

$0.75 off any 2 DOLE Canned Fruit $1.49 off any 1 Avocados from Mexico

Buy one Knorr side, get 1 free $4.00 off any 2 Craisins Dried Cranberries

$1.00 off one Planters Mixed Nuts $1.00 off any 2 MARS Holiday

$1.00 off one 7UP & Flavors $1.00 off one Ocean Spray Cran-Pineapple Juice

$0.50 off one Reynolds Oven Bags $1.00 off one Reynolds Bakeware Pans

$1.00 off one Reynolds Wrap Foil $1.00 off any 2 Ziploc

$1.00 off any 2 Ziploc $1.00 off any 2 Hefty Slider Bags

$1.00 off one Glad Food Storage

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The Best Weekly Grocery Deals (Nov. 16-24)

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With Thanksgiving next week, the weekly sales fliers have different ending dates than normal. Please note below when the store sales end.

  • Rancho Markets -Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Sprouts – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Harmons – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Reams – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Ridley’s – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Albertsons – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Smith’s – Sale ends Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Fresh Market – Sale ends Monday, November 28, 2016
  • Maceys – Sale ends Monday, November 28, 2016 (in Tooele, sale ends Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

 

After looking through the weekly ads, here are this week’s best grocery deals in Utah, November 16-22, 2016. Use The Best Weekly Grocery Deals list below to price match at your local Walmart or Target, or you can use the list to see where the best sales are each week and go to one or two stores to grab the deals. If you price match at Target, you’ll need to have the ads with you when you check out.

The items highlighted in red below are really good deals that you should stock up on. And some products have coupons that you can use to get an even better deal with the sale price or after price matching. If you want to receive the SmartSource (SS), Redplum (RP) and P&G coupons, sign up to get a Sunday newspaper subscription for the Deseret News or Salt Lake Tribune for just $20 for one year (52 weeks)! That comes out to be only $0.38 per paper, which is an awesome deal! Head over here for the details.

If you are new to Saving Cent by Cent, read about how I Buy Groceries on a Budget. And be sure to read these Tips on How to Price Match at Walmart, as well as read about the Walmart Savings Catcher program to save more money. In addition, check out these 10 smartphone apps that will save you money on groceries.

 

PRODUCE
Apples – Red or Fuji – $0.50 lb. (Rancho – Nov. 18, 19 & 20 Only) OR Apples – Granny Smith – $0.77 lb. (Sprouts) OR Apples – Large Fuji, Gold, Braeburn, Gala or Jonagold – $0.88 lb. (Reams)
Plus earn $0.25 from Ibotta on any loose apples

Avocados – $0.69 each (Sprouts & Reams)

Blackberries, 5.6 oz. – $2.50 each (Sprouts)

Blueberries, 6 oz. – $2.50 each (Sprouts)

Broccoli – $0.79 lb. (Rancho & Smith’s)

Brussel Sprouts – $0.98 lb. (Sprouts)

Cabbage, green – $0.34 lb. (Rancho)

Carrots, baby 1 lb. bag organic – $0.98 each (Sprouts)

Carrots, baby 2 lbs. – $1.98 each (Reams) OR $2.00 each (Harmons)

Cauliflower – $0.77 lb. (Sprouts) OR $0.79 lb. (Smith’s)

Celery – $0.77 each (Sprouts) OR $0.88 each (Reams & Ridley’s)

Cilantro – $0.34 each (Rancho)

Cranberries, 12 oz. bag – $1.99 each (Reams) OR $2.00 each (Ridley’s)

Cucumber, large – $0.34 each (Reams) OR $0.50 each (Rancho)

Grapefruit, Ruby Red – $0.79 lb. (Rancho)

Grapes, red seedless – $0.98 lb (Sprouts)

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Video: How I Grocery Shop & Spend Less Than $400 a Month

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I’ve had some of you ask if you could go grocery shopping with me, so I thought I would take you on a video tour of how I grocery shop and purchase groceries on a budget. You can view the video below are head over to my YouTube channel here. Be sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel so you know when I post more videos. And please let me know what other videos or money-saving tips you would like me to share with you. How do you save money on groceries?

 

 

 

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The Best Weekly Grocery Deals (Nov. 9-15)

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After looking through the weekly ads, here are this week’s best grocery deals in Utah, November 9-15, 2016. Use The Best Weekly Grocery Deals list below to price match at your local Walmart or Target, or you can use the list to see where the best sales are each week and go to one or two stores to grab the deals. If you price match at Target, you’ll need to have the ads with you when you check out.

The items highlighted in red below are really good deals that you should stock up on. And some products have coupons that you can use to get an even better deal with the sale price or after price matching. If you want to receive the SmartSource (SS), Redplum (RP) and P&G coupons, sign up to get a Sunday newspaper subscription for the Deseret News or Salt Lake Tribune for just $20 for one year (52 weeks)! That comes out to be only $0.38 per paper, which is an awesome deal! Head over here for the details.

If you are new to Saving Cent by Cent, read about how I Buy Groceries on a Budget. And be sure to read these Tips on How to Price Match at Walmart, as well as read about the Walmart Savings Catcher program to save more money. In addition, check out these 10 smartphone apps that will save you money on groceries.

 

PRODUCE
Apples – Gala, Fuji, Red, Jonagold or Granny Smith – $0.50 lb. (Rancho – Nov. 11, 12 & 13 Only) OR Apples – Gala – $0.77 lb. (Smith’s) OR Apples, 18 varieties – $0.88 lb. (Sprouts)

Apples – Red, Gold, Fuji or Braeburn, 3 lb. bags – $1.19 each (Reams)

Bananas – $0.34 lb. (Rancho)

Bell Peppers – Green or Red – $0.78 each (Ridley’s) OR Bell Peppers – Red, Yellow or Orange – $0.98 each (Sprouts)
Plus earn $0.25 from Ibotta on any red bell peppers

Blackberries, 5.6 oz. – $0.88 each (Sprouts) OR $2.00 each (Ridley’s)

Blueberries, 6 oz. – $2.50 each (Sprouts)

Broccoli, organic – $0.98 lb. (Sprouts)

Cabbage, green – $0.34 lb. (Rancho) OR $0.48 lb. (Reams)

Carrots, whole 1 lb. bag – $0.25 each (Nov. 11, 12 & 13 Only)

Cilantro – $0.25 each (Rancho – Nov. 11, 12 & 13 Only)

Cantaloupe, jumbo – $1.98 each (Sprouts)

Grapes, red – $1.28 lb. (Smith’s) OR $1.49 lb. (Maceys) OR $1.98 lb. (Sprouts)

Green Onions – $0.34 each (Rancho)

Jalapenos – $0.50 lb. (Rancho – Nov. 8, 9 & 10 Only)

Lettuce, Iceberg – $0.59 each (Rancho)

Limes – $0.50 lb. (Rancho – Nov. 8, 9 & 10 Only)

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