Franny the Shopaholic, by Franny d'Angelo

Franny the Shopaholic, by Franny d'Angelo

Dear Franny The Shopaholic: A friend told me to write you. I am looking for something to make my bed higher so I can store those long containers under it? Is there something out there? - Bernice

Dear Bernice: Bed Bath & Beyond sells Bed Lifts with an AC outlet and a USB charger. They are $24.99 for a set of four. Use a 20 percent off coupon from a past Sunday Press, making your cost $20.

Dear Franny The Shopaholic: Any idea where to purchase big bed pillows and pillow tics? - Barbara

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Dear Barbara: Macy's is having its home sale, great buys. Look for Macy cou-pons in The Press. Also, Boscov's is having a half-price pillow sale.

Dear Franny The Shopaholic: Looking for a good indoor outdoor thermometer. - Dottie H., Egg Harbor Township

Dear Dottie: Target has an Oregon Scientific Weather 300 indoor/outdoor thermometer for $30.59.

Steals of the Week


•Stouffer's Lean Cuisine: half price.

•Kellogg's Corn Flakes, Rice Krispies, Cocoa Krispies or Froot Loops: $1.88.


•Chock Full O' Nuts: $2.48.

•Lamb shoulder blade chops: $2.98 per pound.

•Gatorade 32-ounce:

•88 cents.

•Ben & Jerry's pints: Buy one, get one free.


•Family pack of boneless chicken breast: $1.68 per pound with the coupon in the circular from Sunday's Press.

•Prima 9.6-ounce frozen meatballs: 99 cents.

•Perdue Oven Stuffer Roaster: 99 cents per pound with the coupon on page A14 of Sunday's Press.


•Hot or Lean Pockets: $2.

•Powerade 32-ounce: 69 cents.


•Sally Hansen buyout nail polish is $1.50 at Big Lots.

•A Kitchen Living food dehydrator is $19.99 at Aldi.

•Assorted backpacks and totes are buy one, get one free at Rite Aid.

•A Samsung SMART LED 46-inch HDTV is $648 at Walmart.

•CVS has b-purified cases of bottled water for $2.44.

•Save $20 on two Huggies value boxes of diapers at Toys R Us. In store only.

•Dollar General has Maxwell House bonus

•36.8-ounce coffee on sale for $6.75.

•Gatorade 32-ounce is 69 cents at Walgreens with the coupon in the circular. Limit three.

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

(Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. e-mail

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