Walmart: Fitbit Deal + FREE $20 Gift Card

Today there’s an awesome deal on the Fitbit Zip Wireless Act Tracker!

You not only save 14% BUT you also get a FREE $20 Walmart e-Gift Card!

  • Tracks your steps, distance and calories burned
  • Syncs data to Fitbit account through PCs, selected smartphones and tablets
  • Graphs, badges and friendly competitions
  • Upload your stats wirelessly
  • Sweat-proof, rain-proof and splash-proof
  • Replaceable battery
  • USB dongle
  • 3V lithium button battery
  • Color: green

Bonus $20 Walmart.com eGift Card! (Delivered via email)

Thanks I Heart The Mart!

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Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe Easy

chocolate cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe Easy

This Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe is decadent and rich without being overly sweet, made with bittersweet chocolate it provides  just the right amount of sweetness.  While it looks difficult to make it is really simple with a hand or stand mixer. The cake remains moist even after a long cooking time, almost like a molten cake, with slightly crisp edges. Ideal for those looking for gluten free deserts but delicious for anyone, I think the texture without  the flour is much better than a recipe with.

Ingredients:

6 eggs, separated

6 Tbsp. butter

10 oz. bag bittersweet chocolate chips

1/2 cup granulated sugar

1 tsp. Almond extract

Directions:

Preheat oven to 275 degrees.

Butter a 9 inch springform pan, on bottom and sides.

Combine chocolate chips and butter in microwave safe dish, cook in 30 second increments, stirring each time until chocolate is melted thoroughly.

chocolate cake

Whisk in egg yolks until well blended.

chocolate cake

Using a hand or stand mixer, whip eggs until soft peaks form-mixture will be slightly  thickened and fluffy.

Gradually add in sugar and mix until stiff peaks are formed.  They are ready when you lift the mixer and  eggs mixture maintains its shape on the whisk.

chocolate

Fold in ( this is done by using the spatula to fold mixture over onto itself gently) chocolate mixture a little at a time until all of it has been incorporated.

chocolate cake

Spoon into prepared pan, smoothing top with spatula.

chocolate cake

Bake for 40-45 minutes until edges of cake pull away from sides of pan.

Sprinkle top with powdered sugar if desired to dress it up.

chocolate cake

If you are looking for something before the cake try this Bourbon Glazed Salmon!

 

Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe Easy
Author: 
Recipe type: Dessert
 
Ingredients
  • 6 eggs, separated
  • 6 Tbsp. butter
  • 10 oz. bag bittersweet chocolate chips
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp. Almond extract
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 275 degrees.
  2. Butter a 9 inch springform pan, on bottom and sides.
  3. Combine chocolate chips and butter in microwave safe dish, cook in 30 second increments, stirring each time until chocolate is melted thoroughly.
  4. Whisk in egg yolks until well blended.
  5. Using a hand or stand mixer, whip eggs until soft peaks form-mixture will be slightly thickened and fluffy.
  6. Gradually add in sugar and mix until stiff peaks are formed. They are ready when you lift the mixer and eggs mixture maintains its shape on the whisk.
  7. Fold in ( this is done by using the spatula to fold mixture over onto itself gently) chocolate mixture a little at a time until all of it has been incorporated.
  8. Spoon into prepared pan, smoothing top with spatula.
  9. Bake for 40-45 minutes until edges of cake pull away from sides of pan

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Staples: 30 Rolls of Sparkle Paper Towels $16.99 – $.56 Per Roll + Free Shipping

Staples is currently offering 30 Rolls of their 2-ply Sparkle Paper Towels for $19.99 with free shipping.

Use code 69841 to save 15% off which drops the price to only $16.99 shipped. This is only $.56 per roll.

 

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Anchor Hocking 4-Piece Mixing Bowl Set, Clear $13.49

Right now you can grab this Anchor Hocking 4-Piece Mixing Bowl Set, Clear for $13.49.

  • Set of 3 mixing bowls and a measuring cup
  • Includes 1-1/2-quart, 2-1/2-quart and 4-quart bowls holds 8-ounce
  • Made of fine crystal
  • Oven, microwave, freezer and dishwasher safe
  • Set of 3 Bowls and Measuring Cup
  • 1 Cup Glass Measuring Cup
  • 1.5, 2.5 and 4 quart glass bowls

I am seeing it around $22 on every other site.

Be sure to double check the price before you buy- Amazon prices can change quickly!

Thanks Common Sense With Money!

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Busch Gardens Williamsburg Mother’s Day Sale

Mother’s Day is a special time to celebrate and honor mom for everything she does. This Mother’s Day, give mom a memorable day at Busch Gardens® and they’ll give her a delicious gift. On Sunday, May 11 treat her to a spectacular concert and the perfect meal.

Treat mom to her favorite Busch Gardens dish when you buy one entrée and get one entrée FREE on May 11.

Plus that night is the first concert from Glory in the Gardens!  The performers that night are MercyMe. Best known for their mega hit “I Can Only Imagine,” the Grammy nominated, American Music Award and eight-time Dove award-winning band released their ninth album, Welcome To The New.

If you want to buy individual day tickets you can check out the Busch Gardens Coupon.  If you want to get a season’s pass check out the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Coupons!

Free entrée is based on equal or lesser value of purchased entrée and value is up to $17. Free entrée does not include beverages, sides or desserts. No other discounts apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Offer not available at Dine with Elmo & Friends® and La Cucina. Park admission is required. Concert is included with park admission. Dates and acts are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. Event seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. To be sure you get a seat – general concert seating tickets are available free-of-charge on concert days at Guest Relations (Zone C).

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Recyclebank- Learn About Minimal Waste During A Party And Earn 100 pts!

From graduation parties to Memorial Day barbecues, the month of May is packed with all sorts of celebrations. So put on your party-planner hat, because we’ve got plenty of ideas for maximizing fun while you minimize costs and waste.

Head over to Recyclebank and click on the Earn Points tab to start today.

Not a member of Recyclebank? It is not too late. Sign up today and start earning points easily by clicking on the Earn Points tab found at the top of the page. After you earn your points, go the the Get Rewards tab to redeem.

 

 

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New Target Mobile Coupon $5 off Party and Gift Dept

There is a new Target mobile coupon you can request by texting GIFTS to 827-438.

This one will also be in the Sunday ad.

Spend $25 on Cards and Party Dept purchases and get a $5 gift card back.  Includes Mother’s Day cards, gift wrap, bags etc…  Excludes wedding, baby, licensed and birthday patterns.

The coupon is valid through 5/10.

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If You Get A Frugal Chick’s Newsletter Change Is Coming

If you receive A Frugal Chick’s newsletter you missed it yesterday!

The e-mail has always come to you from my e-mail address which is AOL.  This week AOL changed their rules so that I can no longer use it.

Now the newsletter will be coming from an address that ends in @afrugalchick.com.

The newsletter will be EXACTLY the same but for some of you this new address might mean it goes in your spam folder.

So I would love you all very much if around 3 p.m. today when you get your newsletter you make sure it will safely make it into your inbox.  I would hate for you to miss a deal!

Don’t get my newsletter?  Look in the upper right hand corner of my site and you can sign up!

 

 

 

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Chicken with Mushroom Sauce Recipe



Chicken with Mushroom Sauce Recipe

I needed a simple Chicken with Mushroom Sauce Recipe.  I had a more complicated recipe for chicken and mushrooms that included wine and shallots and several other ingredients that I made often.  However, this recipe was born of necessity,  needing to use what I had on hand instead of making a run for the store I had to make it a little simpler. It worked out deliciously and is much quicker to prepare- just 7 ingredients ( I had to cheat a bit on our 5 ingredients or less recipes) and it still has tons of flavor. It is a rich, comfort food that is good enough for company and easy enough to make after a long day of work-since it takes less than 30 minutes start to finish.

  Ingredients:

4 large chicken breasts

4 Tbsp. butter

1 cup chicken broth

1/4 cup milk

1 Tbsp. Balsamic Vinegar

12- oz. can mushroom pieces

1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour

Salt and Pepper to taste

Directions:

Melt 2 Tbsp. of butter in a large saucepan.

Brown chicken in butter over medium heat on each side for  5-6 minutes.

chicken with mushroom sauce recipe

Remove chicken from pan, set aside.

 Add mushrooms, scrape all the bits up from bottom and sauté until mushrooms begin to brown.

chicken with mushroom sauce recipe

Whisk in flour, then chicken stock, balsamic vinegar,  remaining butter and milk.

Simmer for 3-4 minutes on medium high heat, until thickened.

Return chicken to pan and allow to cook an additional 5 minutes.

chicken with mushroom sauce recipe

Serve with egg noodles, orzo, or over mashed potatoes.

And be sure to check out the Chicken Hummus Wrap!

 

Chicken and Mushrooms With a Balsamic Cream Sauce
Author: 
Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4-6
 
Ingredients
  • 4 large chicken breasts
  • 4 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • ¼ cup milk
  • 1 Tbsp. Balsamic Vinegar
  • 12- oz. can mushroom pieces
  • 1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Melt 2 Tbsp. of butter in a large saucepan.
  2. Brown chicken in butter over medium heat on each side for 5-6 minutes.
  3. Remove chicken from pan, set aside.
  4. Add mushrooms, scrape all the bits up from bottom and sauté until mushrooms begin to brown.
  5. Whisk in flour, then chicken stock, remaining butter and milk.
  6. Simmer for 3-4 minutes on medium high heat, until thickened.
  7. Return chicken to pan and allow to cook an additional 5 minutes.
  8. Serve with egg noodles, orzo, or over mashed potatoes.

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Whole Foods Mid-Atlantic: $4.99 Lobster Tails

I don’t like seafood but I know it can get PRICY.

Tomorrow, March 28, head over to any Whole Foods Mid-Atlantic Store to grab a great deal on Lobster Tails- $4.99 each (reg. $8.99).

Succulent and satisfying lobster without the fuss. Tastes great grilled, steamed or poached in white wine and butter.

 

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CANCELLED: Coupon Class Open To The Public Williamsburg, VA

Couponing Basics Class (ages 18+)

Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: James City County Recreation Center (JCCRC)

Address: 5301 Longhill Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188

Details: Have you recently joined the ‘Coupon Craze?’ Are you curious on how you could save your family some money? Join Laura Oliver from AFrugalChick.com as she goes over various topics related to Couponing.  Topics covered will include: sources for coupons, coupon organization, meal planning, drug store deals and much more! Fee includes light refreshments and workbook.

Cost: $15 for attendees that are NOT James City Residents, $10 for those who are.

How to Register: Call 757-259-4200 or 757-887-5810 to sign up!

Online – jamescitycountyva.gov/recreation

In Person –

–       James City County Recreation Center (JCCRC) (address above)

–       Abram Frink Jr. Community Center (formerly James River) (8901 Pocahontas Trl, Williamsburg)

–       Freedom Park Interpretive Center (5537 Centerville Rd., Williamsburg)

–       Satellite Services Office (3127 Forge Rd., Toano)

Phone – 757-259-4200 or 757-887-5810

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Easy Chicken Teriyaki Recipe


I love Chinese Food but it is SO unhealthy.  Anytime I can make it at home where I control the ingredients (and fat) I always try.  That’s why I was thrilled with this yummy Easy Chicken Teriyaki Recipe.  

Ingredients

1 lb. skinless, boneless chicken breasts

¾ cup soy sauce

¼ cup honey

1  tsp. ground Ginger

1 Tbsp. Sesame or vegetable oil

Directions:

Use a sharp knife to cut chicken into small bite size pieces, ½ “x ½ ” is a good size.

In a small saucepan combine soy sauce and honey over medium heat and simmer until honey is completely dissolved, stirring constantly.  Add ginger and stir until combined. Set sauce aside.

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Heat oil in a large frying pan over high heat, then add the chicken and cook for about 3-4 minutes, turn chicken over  and cook another 3 minutes on the opposite side.

chicken teriyaki

Reduce to medium heat, drizzle Teriyaki sauce all over chicken and stir to coat well, cook an additional 3-5 minutes, stirring well  until sauce thickens.

chicken teriyaki

Top with chopped scallions and serve over rice.

 

Easy Chicken Teriyaki Recipe
Author: 
Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Chinese
Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. skinless, boneless chicken breasts
  • ¾ cup soy sauce
  • ¼ cup honey
  • 1 tsp. ground Ginger
  • 1 Tbsp. Sesame or vegetable oil
Instructions
  1. Use a sharp knife to cut chicken into small bite size pieces, ½ “x ½ ” is a good size.
  2. In a small saucepan combine soy sauce and honey over medium heat and simmer until honey is completely dissolved, stirring constantly. Add ginger and stir until combined. Set sauce aside.
  3. Heat oil in a large frying pan over high heat, then add the chicken and cook for about 3-4 minutes, turn chicken over and cook another 3 minutes on the opposite side.
  4. Reduce to medium heat, drizzle Teriyaki sauce all over chicken and stir to coat well, cook an additional 3-5 minutes, stirring well until sauce thickens.
  5. Top with chopped scallions and serve over rice.

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Recyclebank-Earn 100 pts. Learning About 10 Things To Reuse

Earn 100 points on Recyclebank by learning about 10 things Recyclebank loves to reuse.

Summary: Saving items from a landfill makes us smile, but creatively reusing
materials really makes us swoon. That’s why we’re sharing some
of our favorite ways to repurpose common household items.

Head over to Recyclebank and click on the Earn Points tab to start your review today.

Not a member of Recyclebank? It is not too late. Sign up today and start earning points easily by clicking on the Earn Points tab found at the top of the page. After you earn your points, go the the Get Rewards tab to redeem.

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Easy Beef Goulash Recipe

This Easy Beef Goulash recipe is perfect for cold nights, it is simple and a quick dish to make but doesn’t lack flavor- a classic dish with many variations that has been around for years.   It is made with only 5 basic ingredients that are pantry staples for most of us, and requires only one pot to make- I for one will do anything to avoid a sink full of dishes! This freezes and reheat great for an even quicker dinner at a later date, and is a great inexpensive recipe to make for a big crowd. Serve with a side of bread and green beans for a complete and filling meal.

Ingredients:

 1 lb. ground beef

2 ½  cups uncooked Elbow noodles

2-28 oz.  cans crushed tomatoes

1 ½ tsp. Garlic salt

1 tsp. Italian seasoning

Salt and Pepper to taste.

 Directions:

In a large saucepan over medium-high heat boil noodles for 7-9 minutes or until tender.

Drain noodles in a strainer and set aside.

In the same pan -brown ground beef until cooked throughout.

Drain any excess grease out of pan.

Turn heat down to low.

Return noodles to pan.

Stir in crushed tomatoes, garlic salt, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper.

Allow to simmer for 10 minutes to heat throughout.

Serve and Enjoy!

To add a little topping to your dish try; sour cream, scallions, and shredded cheese.

 

 

Easy Beef Goulash Recipe
Author: 
Recipe type: Main
Serves: 4-6
 
1 lb. ground beef 2 ½ cups uncooked Elbow noodles 2-28 oz. cans crushed tomatoes 1 ½ tsp. Garlic salt 1 tsp. Italian seasoning Salt and Pepper to taste.
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 2 ½ cups uncooked Elbow noodles
  • 2-28 oz. cans crushed tomatoes
  • 1 ½ tsp. Garlic salt
  • 1 tsp. Italian seasoning
  • Salt and Pepper to taste.
Instructions
  1. In a large saucepan over medium-high heat boil noodles for 7-9 minutes or until tender.
  2. Drain noodles in a strainer and set aside.
  3. In the same pan -brown ground beef until cooked throughout.
  4. Drain any excess grease out of pan.
  5. Turn heat down to low.
  6. Return noodles to pan.
  7. Stir in crushed tomatoes, garlic salt, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper.
  8. Allow to simmer for 10 minutes to heat throughout.
  9. Serve and Enjoy!
  10. To add a little topping to your dish try; sour cream, scallions, and shredded cheese.

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Amazon-The Jungle Book Diamond Edition $19.96

It’s a bear necessity to have The Jungle Book in your house!

Today on Amazon you can purchase The Jungle Book Diamond Edition for just $19.96(originally $39.99) and it will ship for free with Prime or a qualifying purchase of $35 or more.

Review:

Now for the first time ever on Blu-ray with glorious digital high definition, Disney’s Jumpin’ Jungle Classic has never looked so lush or sounded so good. Beloved characters, swinging music and new behind-the-scenes bonus features make this Diamond Edition Blu‐ray a must-have for every family’s classic collection.

Meet the most unforgettable characters and embark on a thrilling adventure with Mowgli as he journeys deep into the jungle and learns “The Bare Necessities” of life from happy-go-lucky Baloo the bear. Meet Bagheera, the wise old panther, and crazy King Louie, the orangutan. But watch out for the cunning tiger Shere Khan and Kaa, the ssssneakiest snake in the jungle.

Explore your family’s wild side as you venture into The Jungle Book for extraordinary adventures and a heartwarming tale that celebrates the true meaning of friendship.

Amazon prices can change at any time so be sure to order yours today!

 

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Locals: Fun and Frugal Weekend Activities

Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Hampton Roads without breaking the bank?

Check these events out:

Saturday
  • 10am A Beary Nice Storytime at TCC/City of Virginia Beach Joint-Use Library 1700 College Crescent (Corner of S. Rosemont & Faculty Dr.), Virginia Beach, VA 23453
  • 10am-5pm LEGO Shipbuilding Event at Hampton Roads Naval Museum 1 Waterside Dr. #248, Downtown Norfolk (in Nauticus Building)
  • 10am-5pm  FREE Admission to the Naval Shipyard Museum for First Friday Portsmouth, VA
 
Sunday
 
Find these and even more ideas for family fun on the MyActiveChild.com Hampton Roads Calendar!
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Yoplait Greek Yogurt Taste Off FREE Yogurt

Request your gift card for two FREE Greek Yogurts from Yoplait today!  Complete the short request form and agree to share your #TasteOff results on Twitter or Instagram and your gift card will be on its way.

There is also a $.50 coupon on the page!

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My New Business: Make Money Selling Your Directions Online

I want to introduce you guys to my new business.  I am SUPER excited about it and hope it provides some of you with the chance to make some money by sharing things you are already doing.  All from the comfort of your home.

Do you like to cook, craft, decorate or write?  Do you take amazing photos?  Always wanted to have a blog of your own but don’t have the time for all the behind the scenes stuff?

Turn your creativity into cash with my new site www.MyBlogHelpers.com!

Bloggers are always looking to purchase quality content and My Blog Helpers is designed to connect the best post writers on the web to the blogs that need their content.

We are looking for everything – crafts, decorating ideas, recipes, ways to save and more!  You never know what topic someone might be looking to buy.

All you have to do is create great content with Pinterest worthy photos and submit it to My Blog Helpers;  we handle the rest.

Use your passion to start making money from the comfort of your home!

Take a look at our FAQ’s page to learn more.  You can also sign up for our Free email newsletter and “like” us on Facebook.

Here are some posts that are the quality of content we are looking for:

http://www.thecouponchallenge.com/white-blue-snowflake-cookies.html

http://www.thecouponchallenge.com/incredibly-frugal-baking-soda-cleaning-uses.html

http://www.afrugalchick.com/easy-chocolate-chip-cookie-recipes/

Remember you don’t have to know how to code the post or even write it- you just need to supply the pictures and the directions.  We are running low on content due to the recent holidays so it’s time to stock up the store for our eager bloggers.

If it’s not for you remember that friend of yours on Facebook who always takes amazing pictures and seems to have a knack for making things amazing?  Forward this post to him or her- this could be their chance to bring in some extra cash!

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Target: Great Febreze Product Gift Card Deal

Sometimes these gift card deals are regional so be sure to check your store.  I hate for you to make a special trip and it’s not there!

You do need a few copies of the 12/29 Proctor and Gamble so call around- some of your friends may still have them!

Buy 5 Participating Febreze Products = FREE $5 Target Gift Card (Thru 1/18)
Deal Scenario:
Buy 2 Febreze Air Effects $2.99 each
Buy 3 Febreze Set & Refresh $2.99 each
Total = $14.95
Use the 5% Off Febreze Cartwheel Savings Offer (will deduct $0.60)
Plus, use two $1/1 Febreze Air Effects coupons found in the 12/29 PG
And, use three $1/1 Febreze Set & Refresh coupons found in the 12/29 PG
Pay $9.35
Get back a $5 gift card
Final cost $4.35 total, $0.87 each!

You can start the New Year smelling great!

Thanks Hip 2 Save!

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Locals: Fun and Frugal Weekend Activities

Looking for something fun to do with the family this weekend on a budget?

Check out this list:

All Weekend:

Saturday
  • 9am-12pm Home Depot Kids Workshop (Make a Fun Desk Calendar) at All Home Depot Locations 
  • 10am-12pm FREE Fly Fishing at Northwest River Park 733 Indian Creek Road Chesapeake VA

Find these and even more ideas for family fun on the MyActiveChild.com Hampton Roads Calendar!

It is important to note that this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All opinions stated in this blog belong to its author and no one else. I will only endorse products, companies, and services that I have found worthy of my time and opinion. A Frugal Chick is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.