Walmart and Kroger – Part 1
I was out running errands over the weekend and decided to stop into Walmart to get some brown rice and black beans. And use some $1/1 Muir Glen coupons to get a few tomato pastes for just $.40 each.
Total Spent at Walmart: $8.51
I wasn’t sure if the 10 item Mega event would be happening again this week at my Kroger (which I now know it is!), so I thought I’d better get in there and use up these Green Giant coupons to get some $.49 bags of frozen veggies! I also got a bottle of juice for $1 after sale and store coupon from mailer. And 4 packages of tuna for free.
Yep, free. Printed the $.50/1 Starkist tuna coupons and they doubled to $1. The pouches I got are on sale for $1 each through November 5th. So if you are a Kroger shopper, check your shelves. And print some Starkist coupons!
Total spent at Kroger – part 1: $10.75
Dots and Kroger – Part 2
- Bob Evans natural sausage, $.99/1 lb. roll after $1.99 sale and $1 coupon
- Ground chicken, $2.19/lb.
- Apples, $.88/lb (should be better sales as the fall progresses)
- Winter Sqaush, $.49/lb. unadvertised!
- Cans of soup for Hubs, $1 each
- Bisquick, used free item coupon
- Organic baby carrots, 1 lb. for $.67, used $1 coupon from Kroger mailer
- Charmin Toilet Paper, $3.99 after sale and $1 e-coupon from P&G
Total spent at Kroger – part 2: $34.85
I don’t travel out of my way often, but when there is a sale on farm fresh chicken breasts for $1.49/lb., I’ll stop in!!! I got 2 packages.
Total spent at Dots: $4.32
Also made a stop in Walgreens to get 2 packs of Huggies. Details on the deal here. Spent $15.26 out of pocket, got back $4 in Register Rewards and will submit for $1.50 in Caregivers Marketplace rebate.
Total after RR/rebates: $9.76
Total for the week: $68.19
(Had to dip into last week’s surplus, but still under budget for the month so far!)
Don’t believe these prices??? My grocery store’s ad scan!
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