Monday, September 10, 2012

Monday Motivation: Keeping Track Of Coupons So You Remember To Use Them



If you're following the Monday Motivations for this year, you've just cleaned out your car.  I wish I could say that mine is clean, but I haven't gotten that far yet.  Our humidity is dropping and so I hope to use the nicer days to work on my car.

One of the things I do to help organize my car is to keep my coupons together and handy for quick shopping trips.  If there's one thing I hate it is standing in line at a store and remembering that I forgot my coupons at home.  I like to keep them in the car, but they can get out of control and build up to be a heaping mess of paper. 

I like to use the arm rest console in between the two front seats of my car to hold my store coupons like Bed, Bath, & Beyond,  Michaels, and restraurants. 

Whenever I get a coupon,  I set it with my purse to take out to the car.  When I get into the car, I simply slide it next to the other coupons in the arm-rest console.

It's important to keep the coupons up-to-date, so I take some time every week to weed through them and gather any expired items to throw away.  When do I find the time to weed through them?

 
I live in an area where boats need to travel, so I occasionally have to wait for a draw bridge lift. 
 
 
 
There's always something to look at or to do.
 
 
Oh, yeah.  I clean out my coupons too.

2 comments:

  1. What a wonderful idea! I don't know how many times I've been in town and wished I had not left my coupons at home! Never thought of keeping them in the car.

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  2. We miss the locks at Great Bridge! We moved from the area 12 years ago, when my daughters were 4 and 6. We had many picnics and lots of playtime at the park. Thanks for the memories!

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