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Post  squaredeal on 8/24/2011, 4:16 pm

I can't find the thread that's been running around the last couple of weeks on good deals, so I'm starting a new one. My Lowes had strawberry plants for 25 cents each. I picked up 20.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 3/8/2014, 8:23 am

Home Depot has buy one get one free seed packets through tomorrow!
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Post  Rahab222 on 3/9/2014, 1:14 am

Be sure to check the expiration dates on any seed packets you purchase.  I bought some from Home Depot and when I got home, I saw they had expired in 2010 or 2012.  I'm returning these this week.  I guess they try to sell whatever they have left in their warehouses.
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Post  southern gardener on 3/9/2014, 1:28 am

squaredeal, was it the plants or those "runner" things? Either way a good deal!! Thanks guys Smile
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Post  camprn on 3/9/2014, 7:51 am

@southern gardener wrote:squaredeal, was it the plants or those "runner" things? Either way a good deal!!  Thanks guys Smile
FYI, square deal's original post is from 2011. :-(

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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/18/2014, 2:32 pm

Tulle alert! Joann Fabrics has 50 percent off coupon good through tomorrow. if you can't find a coupon online they are in a rack by the front door in a folded flyer, not the booklet. They are also running another 50 percent off coupon in a flyer called called Daffodil Dash beginning April 27th thru May 3rd. You can sign up and give them your email account and they will mail coupons to you apparently.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/18/2014, 4:04 pm



Yes, that is correct. I have put the tulle inside the freezer. I'm hoping that, like pantyhose in the freezer (supposedly), it will become stronger and last more than just one season. No harm no foul. Let you know if it works.

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/18/2014, 4:10 pm

Got my coupons today!  And I like JoAnn's...

Interesting idea, CC!
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Post  boffer on 4/18/2014, 4:12 pm

Brrrrrrrr lots o 

Putting on frozen pantyhose does not sound pleasant.  happy turtle 



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Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/18/2014, 4:29 pm

Putting on warm pantyhose isn't pleasant!  Especially if it's too small!!!!

 lol!
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Post  sanderson on 4/18/2014, 4:31 pm

Thanks for the head's up on JoAnn's.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/18/2014, 4:41 pm

@AtlantaMarie wrote:Putting on warm pantyhose isn't pleasant! 

 lol!

Agree!!

"Putting on frozen pantyhose does not sound pleasant."
 affraid  B, maybe you should try it and see. Like Joe Namath...
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Post  Marc Iverson on 4/18/2014, 4:48 pm

Probably depends who you're putting them on.
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Post  boffer on 4/18/2014, 4:49 pm

I'd be happy to try it...as long as I received the same compensation as he did!
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Post  AtlantaMarie on 4/18/2014, 5:07 pm

STILL not sure it'd be worth it... Mad
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Post  CapeCoddess on 3/4/2016, 4:45 pm

JoAnn Stores has 50% off thru tomorrow, March 5th!

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Post  sanderson on 3/4/2016, 6:16 pm

Thanks, CC.

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Post  jimmy cee on 3/4/2016, 11:00 pm

Remember this material has served me well..I'll soon be putting it back on, going on 3rd season and still as good as new. Certainly not as fine as tulle, seems to be doing the job of keeping everything out  $3.99 per yard at 48 inches wide
http://www.joann.com/mesh-white/1948439.html

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Post  CapeCoddess on 3/5/2016, 9:09 am

Thanks for the reminder, Jimmy! I forgot all about that miracle mesh. Can't make it there today so, if you think of it, please remind us again when JoAnn's has the next sale, probably around Easter.

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Post  jimmy cee on 3/5/2016, 4:53 pm

@CapeCoddess wrote:Thanks for the reminder, Jimmy!  I forgot all about that miracle mesh.  Can't make it there today so, if you think of it, please remind us again when JoAnn's has the next sale, probably around Easter.

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I'll surely try to remember, but that's 3 weeks away.... thinking
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Post  CapeCoddess on 8/15/2016, 10:28 am

This is pretty cool, particularly for someone just starting out:

15,000 Non GMO Heirloom Vegetable Seeds Survival Garden 32 Variety Pack
Price: $13.95 & FREE Shipping

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Post  CapeCoddess on 12/26/2016, 12:33 pm

Free espresso at Starbucks for 10 days. Locations are changing daily so check starbucks.com/cheer daily. If you don't drink espresso check anyway because the grounds for your compost pile will probably build up pretty quickly on those days!
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Post  jimmy cee on 12/26/2016, 9:04 pm

My local Starbucks, who have been very open with their spent grounds has recently informed me they have discontinued offering those grinds until spring..
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Post  countrynaturals on 12/26/2016, 10:20 pm

@jimmy cee wrote:My local Starbucks, who have been very open with their spent grounds has recently informed me they have discontinued offering those grinds until spring..
HUH? Folks in your area don't drink coffee in the winter? Sounds a little strange to me. Rolling Eyes
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Post  jimmy cee on 12/27/2016, 9:07 am

@countrynaturals wrote:
@jimmy cee wrote:My local Starbucks, who have been very open with their spent grounds has recently informed me they have discontinued offering those grinds until spring..
HUH? Folks in your area don't drink coffee in the winter? Sounds a little strange to me. Rolling Eyes

No, That's not the reason, they did this for the past two seasons. It's my opinion they just don't want to be bothered doing the packaging. When I pick mine up, I walk in with a heavy tote bag that they can dump the grinds in, Most other instances they package grinds in 10 lb carry out bags suited just for that purpose.
As I mentioned, this local manager must determine that.
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