Franny the Shopaholic, by Franny d'Angelo

Franny the Shopaholic, by Franny d'Angelo

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: My Girl Scout troop is doing a project with small clay pots. I do not need the bottoms. I need about two dozen. Any good deals? - Joanne

Dear Joanne: All clay pots and saucers are half price at A.C. Moore.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Looked all over for a stylus pen for my Lenovo work computer. I sent you a picture of it. - Paula K.

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Dear Paula: You can purchase a stylus pen that looks just like yours with the same tip for $4.20 at Shipping is free for orders over $29.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Can you tell me where to get some papers shredded. - Dottie H., Egg Harbor Township

Dear Dottie: The UPS store on Fire Road where Genuardi's was in Egg Harbor Township shreds paper.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Where can I find laundry detergent sheets? Not dryer sheets. These sheets you can rub out stains on clothes and then just throw in the washer? - Al

Dear Al: Rite Aid has S20 laundry sheets for $19.99 for 100 sheets.

Can you help?

MB is looking for an organic farm from which to buy produce in Cape May County.

Steals of the week


•Lean Cuisine single serve entrees: Half price.

•Perdue oven stuffer roasters: 99 cents per pound.

•Arm & Hammer 50-ounce laundry detergent: Buy one for $5.99, get two free.


•Family pack boneless chicken breast: $1.98 per pound.

•America's Choice hamburger or hot dog rolls 8-pack: 98 cents.

•Ben & Jerry's pints: $3.48.


•NY strip or rib steak: $5.99 per pound.

•Maxwell House coffee: $2.88.

•Entenmann's 8- to 24.5-ounce box/bag: Half price.

•Botticelli pasta: 67 cents.


•Family pack 80-percent lean ground beef: $2.49 per pound.

•Lay's Doritos, Kettle chips or Rold Gold pretzels: Half price.

•Folger's or Melitta coffee: $3.49.



•Nice! whole cashews 9.5-ounce can is $2.99 at Walgreens.

•Rite Aid has all its outdoor lighting half price.

•Puff facial tissues are 99 cents and a bPurified water 24-pack is $2.77 at CVS.

•Today at Home Depot get a white or black over-the-range microwave for $98.

•Christmas Tree Shops has a 12,000 BTU air conditioner with remote control for $269.99.

•Beach towels are $5 at Target.

•Proscan 50-inch LED 1080p HDTV is $499.99 at Kmart.

•Get a 6-foot beach umbrella at Boscov's for $4.99 with a PVC carry bag.

•Sears has 50 percent off its summer clothing for the family.

•DBX water shoes are half price at Dick's Sporting Goods.

•Dynes 32-inch LCD HDTV is $179.99 at Best Buy.

Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. Email

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