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  • Midday Coffee: It’s gotten cold!

    Typical Southern California: Last week, the temps hit the mid-90’s, and this morning I was freezing. I’m not complaining though, because the weather during the day has been just beautiful this week.

    Today’s Amazon free mp3 of the day is the acoustic version of It Will Never Slip by Marching Band.

    Next Tuesday (11/16) after 2 p.m., Jack in the Box is giving 2 free tacos to anyone who walks into the store and asks for their free tacos (no purchase necessary; limit 2 per customer; participating locations only. See the commercial.

    Bargain Briana has a list of freebies for veterans.

    Tia’s Saving Cents has this week’s SoCal and Nevada Albertsons match ups.

    Earth Fare shoppers can use this printable coupon for a free mini brie with a $5 purchase.

    Get a printable coupon for $10 off a $50 purchase at Office Depot (also valid online). And here’s a bit of a weird offer – spend $125 online and get a $10 Butterball Turkey Certificate (looks like you have to add it to your cart, and then it will deduct if your purchase qualifies).

    Mark Bittman makes one of my favorite childhood dinners, stuffed cabbage.

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