McDonald’s Halloween Booklets Are Coming 2012!

McDonalds Halloween


It’s that time again!!!  Time to keep your eyes peeled for McDonald’s Halloween Booklets. For just a buck, just one little dollar, you’ll get twelve coupons for free items:

  • 4 free small cones
  • 4 free apple slices
  • 4 free juice boxes or milk jugs


These do not have expiration dates, so you can buy plenty now and use them through the year for a fun treat for the kiddos.  Enjoy!


Thanks, Time2Save!

McDonald’s Coupon: $1 off Frappe, Smoothie, Berry Chiller, or Strawberry Lemonade

McDonalds Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Frappe Fruit Smoothie Coupon


Right now you can print a McDonald’s Coupon to save $1 on any Frappe, Smoothie, Berry Chiller, or Frozen Strawberry Lemonade.  This coupon expires June 15, 2012.


Update: A few of you have reported that the Berry Chillers are $1 at your McDonalds which would make them free after this coupon!


Also try the Just-like-McDonald’s Caramel Frappe recipe for yumminess at home!

Just-Like-McDonald’s Caramel Frappe Recipe

McDonalds Caramel Frappe

Here’s my simple recipe to show you how to make your own Just-Like-McDonald’s Caramel Frappe.  I love these and I hope you do too!


5 min | 5 min prep

Serves 2



  • 1/2 cup hot water
  • 2-3 teaspoons Starbucks instant caramel iced coffee granules {Add more or less to suit your tastes}
  • 1 tablespoon caramel syrup {optional}
  • 2-3 tablespoons caramel ice cream topping {Smuckers is my favorite!}
  • 2 cups ice {add more for a milkshake texture}
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 scoop of vanilla ice cream
  • Redi Whip and additional caramel topping for garnish
  1. In a microwave safe measuring cup or bowl heat water in microwave on high for 40-60 seconds.
  2. Add instant coffee and stir until dissolved.
  3. Add caramel ice cream topping and syrup to coffee mixture and stir.
  4. In blender, add 2 cups of ice, 1/2 milk, ice cream and then the coffee mixture.
  5. Process on “ice” setting until desired consistency.
  6. Top with RediWhip and drizzle with caramel.
Feel free to experiment with milder or stronger versions to suit your taste.  Enjoy!

Shamrock Shake Recipe

Homemade Shamrock Shake Recipe


This recipe mimics the look and taste of McDonald’s famous shamrock shakes.


Yields 2 servings
Prep time: 5 min.
Total time: 10 min.


2 1/2 cups vanilla ice cream (any brand or type of your choice)
1 cup 2% low-fat milk or milk of choice
1/4 teaspoon mint extract (more if you want it really minty)
10 drops green food coloring


Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend on high speed until smooth, stopping occasionally to stir with spoon if necessary.


Happy St Patrick’s Day!


To find a McDonald’s near you that has Shamrock shake’s check out


Recipe adapted from this recipe.

McDonald’s Valentine’s Coupon Booklet – 12 free items for $1

McDonalds Valentine

McDonald’s releases a coupon booklet with FREE kids items about 4-6 times a year. The new Valentine’s booklet is out now and sells for only $1.  The coupons are good from 2/14 to 5/15.

Here’s what coupons you will find:

    • FREE Apple Dippers (3 of these)
    • FREE Apple Juice or Milk Jug (3 of these)
    • FREE Small Cone (3 of these)
    • FREE Hamburger (3 of these)

    You are limited to 1 item per certificate and you must be 12 or under to use it.

    Thanks, QueenBee Coupons!