Bargainomics deals

These great deals come from the Bargainomics Lady Judy Bates at Bargainomics.com:

Does your car spend more time with your mechanic than with you? The website www.AutoBeef.com has a searchable data base that allows you to look for your make and model of car and see the specific problems other owners are experiencing and how they've been able to resolve them; You can also post your own complaint; see a list of recalls and more.

If you love handmade and one-of-a-kind items, you'll love this website: www.Etsy.com. You can buy or sell here, and their inventory includes everything from oil paintings to jewelry and clothing. These carved stone bookends are just $20.

Looking for something to do this weekend? All day Saturday (Sept. 5) Main Street in old downtown Pinson will be set up for the Alabama Butterbean Festival. There'll be arts and crafts; a dog pageant; car and motorcycle show; a golf tournament; 5K and 1-mile runs; and of course, plenty of butterbeans and cornbread. Admission is FREE. For more information, call 877-691-6088 or visit the Festival website at: www.ButterbeanFestival.com.

FREE weddings Nov.-Feb. at Barnsley Garden Resorts in Adairsville, GA! Among dozens of other awards, Travel & Leisure listed them among the 500 World's Best Hotels. This is an incredible offer. When you rent one of their estate cottages for your wedding party, you get these things FREE:

(1)                 Wedding chapel for afternoon ceremony

(2)                 Private reception area for up to 30 guests

(3)                 Wedding coordinator services

(4)                 And your choice of 1 of these: bridal bouquet, boutonniere and 2-tiered wedding cake; OR honeymoon stay in a suite

If you reserve more than one estate cottage, you get even more FREE extras. Check out their website: www.BarnsleyGardenResort.com or phone (877) 773-2447.