Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Please find me at least 500-count only cotton king-size sheet set for less than $100. Not really concerned with the color. - Pete Z.

Dear Pete: Friday and Saturday at Macy's from 8 a.m .to 1 p.m., king-size (or queen-size) 620-thread only cotton six-piece sheet sets with four pillowcases are on sale for $59.99 in about ten colors.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: So tired of buying diapers. Ugh! Is there ever any deals? - Mom with Two in Diapers.

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Dear Mom: The very best deal is when ShopRite has its own brand half price which they do this week. The jumbo pack (which is the only pack they have) in all sizes is $3.49.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: I am looking for two outdoor rocking chairs. I have found them for $80 each, but don't want to spend that much. - Michelle

Dear Michelle: Tractor Supply Company in Vineland has Red Shed foldable outdoor rocking chairs for $39.99. Target has steel-with-a-mesh-seat style for $54. Walmart has white wooden rocking chairs for $69.99.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Need one big or two smaller patio canopies about 10- by 10-foot by Father's Day, cheap. - Chickie

Dear Chickie: Rite Aid has a 10- by 20-foot double-wide gazebo with pull down fancy window sides for $79.99 and a $20 UP reward. Ollie's Bargain Outlet has 8- by 8-foot canopies for $27.99.

Steals of the week


•Pepperidge Farm Milano cookies: Buy one, get one free.

•Hot or Lean Pockets: $2.

•Porterhouse steak: $6.99 per pound.


•Ellio's nine-slice pizza: $1.98.

•Sundown vitamins: Buy one, get one free.

•Cadbury Bars: $1.38.


•ShopRite domestic swiss cheese or ham: $2.99 per pound.

•Hanover 13-ounce frozen soft pretzels: 99 cents.

•ShopRite 18-count large eggs: $1.88.

•Great Lakes 8-ounce chunk cheese: $1.66.


•Family pack of 93-percent lean ground beef: $2.99 per pound.

•Snapple 12-pack glass bottles: $6.99.

•Entenmann's full line sale: $3.

•Cooked jumbo shrimp 26 to 30 count: $8.99 per pound.



•Hershey's Kisses, Reese's or Miniatures Classic bags and Nature's Bounty vitamins are buy one, get one free at CVS. Nestle Pure Life 24-pack of bottled water is $2.88.

•Nice! pure 32-ounce honey is $4.99 at Walgreens with the coupon in the store circular from Sunday's Press. Limit three.

•Simply Spring hanging floral baskets are half price at A.C. Moore.

•Martha Stewart 6-quart cast iron casserole, regularly $149.99, is on sale for $49.99 at Macy's from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

•Hisense 55-inch Smart LED HDTV 1080p is $748 at Walmart.

•Sports Authority has Nike Lunar Ascend Golf Shoes, regularly $130, on sale for $99.99 plus 15 percent with the coupon from the store circular in Sunday's Press.

•Ollie's Bargain Outlet has a folding table and four double-padded folding chairs on sale for $59.99.

•Polaroid Android 7-inch tablet is $69.99 at Big Lots.

•Aldi has Crane Cabretta Leather golf gloves for $5.99.

•All men's fragrances are 15 percent off at Sears.

•Callaway putting mat is $29.74 at Target.

•Insignia 50-inch LCD 1080p HDTV is $479.99 at Best Buy.

•Lexar 8GB Jump Drive USB Flash Drive is $6.99 a hhgregg.

•Mens casual shoes by Cary County and Outland, regularly $49.99 and $59.99, on sale for $19.99 at Boscov's.

•Staples 4- by 6-inch gloss photo paper 60-pack is $2 at Staples, after a $7.99 mail-in rebate.

Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. Email


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