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Walk On The Wilder Side Of Disney/Pixar’s COCO With Pepita And Dante #PixarCocoEvent

Walk On The Wilder Side Of Disney/Pixar’s COCO With Pepita And Dante #PixarCocoEvent I am so excited that I can finally share with you the wilder side, the animals, of Disney/Pixar’s COCO!  This is my favorite part of any film that has animals in it.  Dante is super adorable and Pepita is gorgeous.  Pepita is also full of culture. Dante has a bit of controversy around him since he is portrayed as a silly dog in COCO, but the type of dog he is, Xolo, is actually quite a sophisticated

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Hear All About BOO 2! A Madea Halloween And What Tyler Perry Has Coming Up Next #BOO2

Hear All About BOO 2! A Madea Halloween And What Tyler Perry Has Coming Up Next #BOO2 Well, here it is y’all!  One of the most amazing, surreal experiences of my life!  I was able to sit down, one-on-one with Tyler Perry and talk about his new movie; Boo 2! A Madea Halloween.  We also talked about what he has coming up in the next few months and how to help children see a better life for themselves.  If you like Madea at all, you are going to LOVE BOO 2!  A

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My Boo 2! A Madea Halloween Red Carpet Experience With Tyler Perry #BOO2

My Boo 2! A Madea Halloween Red Carpet Experience With Tyler Perry #BOO2 I am finally able to share with you one of the most amazing experiences for me to date!  I was able to meet Tyler Perry!  Yes, Madea her/himself!  This was, definitely, a bucket list item in several ways.  Well, maybe several bucket list items all rolled into one AMAZING experience.  The one thing that made this trip most amazing was that it was close to home.  I was able to drive down to New Orleans after school

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Come Along As We Bring Skeletons To Life In Disney/Pixar’s COCO Land Of The Dead #PixarCocoEvent

Come Along As We Bring Skeletons To Life In Disney/Pixar’s COCO Land Of The Dead #PixarCocoEvent The countdown is on!  We are, now, only weeks away from Disney/Pixar’s COCO opening everywhere!  Yes, that even means we are just weeks away from Thanksgiving.  This is going to be an amazing movie and an all-around spiritual and cultural experience for us all.  Back in August, I went to Pixar Studios to learn more about COCO, the traditions around the film, and how it was made. As you can imagine, visiting Pixar Studios

Acadiana’s Grocery List Starting November 15, 2017

* * * Acadiana’s Grocery List * * * Acadiana’s Grocery List Starting November 15, 2017 My favorite grocery prices around Acadiana this week starting 11/15/2017 Print your list Albertsons Honeysuckle white fresh turkey ~ $1.19 lb Honeysuckle white or Signature Farms frozen turkey ~ 49¢ lb Butterball frozen turkey ~ 99¢ lb St. Louis style or baby back pork ribs ~ $1.88 lb (3 day sale/Fri-Sun) Crawfish tail meat (16 oz frozen) ~ $9.88 (3 day sale/Fri-Sun) Savoie smoked sausage (4 lb box) ~ $9.99 Fresh asparagus ~ $1.49

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Lowe’s Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday

Lowe’s Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday More Black Friday ads are coming your way!  I have the Lowe’s ad ready for you now 🙂  Here are all the best deals from the Lowe’s Black Friday Ad GE Pre-lit Oakmont Spruce Artificial Christmas Tree – 7.5 ft – $199 1000 Constant Clear White Incandescent Lights Doors open at 6 am Friday. Prices valid 11/23-11/29. While supplies last. Holiday Living Welch Pine Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Tree – 7.5 ft – $69 Doors open at 6 am Friday. Prices valid 11/23-11/29. While supplies

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Home Depot Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday

Home Depot Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday We’re getting the final ads up for all of your Black Friday planning.  Home Depot has finally come through.  Here are all the best deals from the Home Depot Black Friday Ad: Quick Set 7 Pre-Lit Sierra Nevada Christmas Tree – 7.5 ft – $79.99 Includes: Remote Online Thursday at 6 am; Friday stores will open at 6 am Live Poinsetta- 1.5-qt – $0.99 Friday only Mini 300-LED Light Reel – $9.88 Limit 10 per customer Online Thursday at 6 am; Friday stores

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Get Your Holiday Toy Fix From Best Buy Right Now #BestBuy

Get Your Holiday Toy Fix From Best Buy Right Now #BestBuy Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Guess whose Holiday Toy Guide just came out?!?  Best Buy has an incredible selection of holiday toys this year.  I just bought my son’s birthday present from Best Buy and when we went to pick it up, I had a tough time leaving the store.  So many of their holiday specials and Black

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Give The Gift Of Knowledge and Fun With Encyclopaedia Britannica 10-Minute Guides #BritannicaKids

Give The Gift Of Knowledge and Fun With Encyclopaedia Britannica 10-Minute Guides #BritannicaKids This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Britannica.  All opinions are 100% my own. Are you looking for the perfect gift for the student in your life?  Recently, I introduced my three children to Encyclopedia Britannica 10-minute guides and, I am so happy I did!  This Britannica is not the Britannica I had when I was a kid.  These guides are packed with fun and exciting information that really drew my kids in.  I have implemented

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You Could Win A Trip To Coney Island During Dogtoberfest At @RaceTrac #Dogtoberfest #Contest

You Could Win A Trip To Coney Island During Dogtoberfest At @RaceTrac #Dogtoberfest #Contest This is a sponsored post on behalf of RaceTrac.  All opinions are 100% my own. The end to Dogtoberfest is quickly approaching!  You only have until November 19 to enter to win so hurry and share this post on Twitter or Instagram and tag @acadianathrifty for your chance to win big!  There is so much going on at RaceTrac this season and you do not want to miss out.  I’m going to be sharing and tweeting

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Macy’s Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday

Macy’s Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday We’re wrapping up all of our best deals.  If you’re planning on going to Macy’s on Black Friday, then this is what you’re going to need.  Here are some of my favorites from the Macy’s Black Friday Ad! Sparkle & Shine Tote Bags – FREE after Rebate (In Stores Only) Pay $10, Get $10 Mail In Rebate Thursday 5pm & Friday, 6am – 1pm Gold Toe Mens Slippers – FREE after Rebate (In Stores Only) Pay $10, Get $10 Mail In Rebate Thursday 5pm

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Black Friday Freebies At CVS #BlackFriday

Black Friday Freebies At CVS #BlackFriday OH yeah!  Now we have the drug store freebies for Black Friday.  Be sure to get out and go shopping 😀 There are 12 FREEBIES this year in the CVS Black Friday Ad! Lady Speed Stick – FREE after Coupon and ECBs! Pay $1.49, Earn $1.00 in Extra Care Bucks $0.50/1 Speed Stick Lady Deodorant – 11-5-17 SS; Includes 2.3 oz or Larger Only (exp 11/25/17) Physicians Formula Organic Wear Argan Mascara – FREE after Extra Care Bucks! Pay $9.99, Earn $9.99 in Extra

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Cabela’s Black Friday Deals 2017

Cabela’s Black Friday Deals 2017 Who’s ready to go shopping for some outdoor equipment?!  We have the Cabela’s Black Friday deals for you right here!  Here are the best deals in the Cabela’s Black Friday Ad Danner Mens Hunting Boots – $99.99 Friday 5am Cabela’s North Port Down Jackets – $49.99 Friday 5am Under Armour Men’s Cold Gear Infared Porter 3 in 1 Jacket – $99.99 Friday 5am Clarks Men’s Slippers – $19.99 Friday 5am LaCrosse Men’s Rubber Boots – $84.99 Friday 5am Carhartt Men’s Huntsman and Women’s Sandstone Active

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Office Depot Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday

Office Depot Black Friday Deals 2017 #BlackFriday We have the Office Depot Black Friday Ad is finally up!  Who’s ready for some shopping?  Here are all the best deals from the Office Depot Black Friday Ad McAfee LiveSafe 1 year subscription – $0 Free with any purchase Online starting at 12:01 Thursday; Friday 7:45 am in store HP Laptop with 8th Generation Intel Core i7 Processor- 15.6″ – $449.99 HD Touchscreen, 8GB memory, 1TB hard drive, Up to 10 hours battery life, Windows 10 Online starting at 12:01 Thursday; Friday