Frugal Family: Deals This Week in Los Altos, September 14-20

This week, find good deals on organic peaches and nectarines, juices, Family Mariachi Day at Children’s Discovery Museum, silk scarves, groceries, and fish tacos.

We're all watching our family budgets these days.

Whether we’re shopping with coupons, taking advantage of two-for-one offers or finding the best free programs in our towns, we're stretching our dollars by taking advantage of a variety of offers.

Each week, this column will highlight five local deals to help your family save money.

Tell us about the deals you've seen and we'll post it here on an upcoming week of Frugal Family Deals - so that other readers in our community can greatly benefit from what you share!

The deals…



  • 49 cents per lb for California Cantaloupes
  • 25% off All Natural Juice from Lakewood, 12.5 – 32 oz.
  • $4.99 for Tropicana Pure Premium Orange Juice, 89 oz.
  • Plus many others…

Valid to: September 19, 2011

Family Mariachi Day at Children’s Discovery Museum

Deal: Free tickets to Children’s Discovery Museum available as part of VivaFest, the San Jose Mexican Heritage and Mariachi Festival.

For more information, contact for free tickets:

Event at: Children's Discovery Museum
180 Woz Way
San Jose, CA 95110

ValidFor September 18, 2011, 12 to 5 p.m.

Deal: Scarves for gifts and white scarves and lingerie, examples…

  • $14 for Iridescent Chiffon Shawl, 26 x 81, 6mm  (reg. $19.95)
  • $3 for Hankies, 13 x 13, Natural White (reg. $4)
  • Free Scarf #412, 9 x 54”, Habotai with purchase of $30 or more, print coupon from website.

Valid toDecember 31, 2011

Coupon Deals: Go online and print coupons for these…

  • $2 off when you buy one pound or more Mediterranean Crunch Salad (maximum discount $2)
  • $1 off any one 8-oz container 365 Everyday Value Grated Parmesan Cheese
  • 50 cents off any one can 365 Everyday Value Pitted black Olives
  • $1 off any one 12-oz bottle 265 Everyday Value Grade A Maple Syrup: Dark or Medium Amber
  • $1 any one 25-oz jar 365 Everyday Value Organic Pasta Sauce
  • $1 off any one 14-oz jar 365 Everyday Value Organic Unrefined Coconut Oil
  • Plus more

Valid to: October 31, 2011


$7.95 for Baja Fish Tacos:  Includes 3 soft corn tortillas with beer battered cod, fresh cabbage, habanero ranch sauce, cheese, and our fresh pine apple-mango salsa, with chips and salsa fresca.

Valid to: Limited Time Offer, check with restaurant.

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