Monday, September 14, 2009

Finally - a truly awesome shopping trip!

Did I just say that I haven't been getting awesome deals on groceries lately because I don't get the newspaper coupons as regularly? Well, check out what I got for $34.72 today:



Wal-Mart
  • Lipton tea (100 ct) - FREE after coupon (mailed to me)
  • Kashi cereal - FREE after coupon (Vocalpoint coupon mailed to me)
  • Always Infinity pads - FREE after coupon (mailed to me with a free sample)
  • 3 Musketeers bar (not shown) - FREE after coupon (from Mars' Free Chocolate Friday promotion)
  • 10 lbs flour - $3.64
  • (2) 5 lbs sugar - $2.62 each
  • Klondike Choco Taco (not shown) - FREE after coupon
  • 2 boxes Imperial margarine - $0.66 each
  • Pillsbury Grands biscuits 5-ct - $0.22 after coupon
  • Sense & Spray starter kit - $1.00 after coupon
  • 4 pkgs Huggies flushable wipes - $0.64 each after coupons


Walgreens
  • Murine ear kit - FREE after Register Rewards
  • 2 boxes Band-Aids - FREE after coupons and Register Rewards
  • True North nut clusters - $1.00 profit after coupon and Register Rewards
  • Icee (not shown) - $1.29


Giant
  • 2 pkgs Smithfield bacon - FREE after sale and coupons
  • 6 cartons Yoplait yogurt - $0.10 each after sale and coupons
  • 2 boxes Lipton tea (16 ct) - $0.09 each after coupons
  • 6.5 lbs 93% lean ground turkey - $3.59 for all after sale, clearance markdowns and store meat coupon [I was all out of ground turkey, so it was one of my "look for" items today!]
  • 2 bottles KC Masterpiece barbecue sauce - $0.17 each after sale and coupons
  • 4 pkgs Green Giant Steamers - $0.50 each after coupons
  • 2 pkgs Hormel pepperoni - $1.40 each after sale and coupons


Big Lots
  • 2 cans Chef Boyardee pasta shapes - $0.50 each (not the healthiest thing in the world, but better than getting a migraine from not eating lunch on a too-busy day)
  • 1 can Treet loaf - $1.10 (ditto!)
  • Old El Paso taco sauce - $1.49
  • salsa - $1.00


Dollar Tree
  • cheese slices - $1.00


I stopped by Goodwill and Michaels since I was going right by them. Here are my finds from there, as well as some non-grocery finds from the stores I mentioned above:



Goodwill
  • a Milwaukee heat gun for my friend - $5.00 (reg. $60 in stores!)
  • EZ bow maker for me - $1.00
  • 2 small white Studio G stamp pads (pigment ink) - $0.25 each


Michaels
  • 2 dry erase lapboards for homeschooling (notice the "primary" lines on them!) - $1.49 each on clearance
  • 2 musical note CB dies - $1.99 each on clearance
  • photo corner CB die - $0.99 on clearance
  • "For You" stamp to fit inside my Nesties - $1.00
  • 20 foam brushes - $1.00 for all


Walgreens
  • 8 wiggly squishy toys (not all pictured) - $0.05 each on clearance (some were originally priced as high as $5 each; the cheapest was $3 reg. price - these will go in my Cousin Camp prize stash for next year)


Dollar Tree
  • glittered leaves - $1.00 for the stem of 18 leaves (to use in crafts projects ... stay tuned!)
  • Veggie Tales video for my nieces & nephews - $1.00
  • gold-colored plastic trophies (for variety) - $1.00/4
  • gold tissue paper (to try in my CB machine) - $1.00/4 large sheets
  • AA batteries - $1.00


Big Lots
  • Westcott craft knife - $3.00 (I've been wanting one, and this one even has the cushion grip.)


Here's a closeup of those glittery leaves:



And a closeup of the $1 stamp that fits inside the smallest of my new Nesties:

1 comments:

Esther said...

I want to see the project you put those leaves on!!! Congrats on all the good deals!

 
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