Sunday, February 19, 2012

Fred Meyer 70% off Clearance Clothing

So, while at Fred Meyer today I checked out the Clearance Clothes for Easton ... here are my great deals ($244.96 for $53.61):

Coat - 4 in 1, size 5-6 (reg. 100.00, sale 25.49)
T-Shirt, size 5-6 (reg. 12.00, sale 2.39)
Shorts, size 4T (reg. 12.99, sale 2.39)
Pants, size 4T (reg. 24.00, sale 4.49)
Pants, size 4T (reg. 16.00, sale 3.59)
Raincoat, size 4T (reg. 20.00, sale 2.39)
Raincoat, size 5 (reg. 20.00, sale 4.49)
T-Shirt, size 4t (reg. 20.00, sale 2.39)
T-Shirt, size 4T (reg. 19.97, sale 5.99)

So, if anyone needs a winter coat for next year I would stop by and check on Fred Meyers ... that is a great price!!!!

Week 8: Feb 19th - 25th

Carry Over from Week 6: $9.10
Carry Over from Week 7:  $100.00
 
Albertsons:
10 - Hunts Pudding (on sale .80 each wyb 10)
2 - Sun Chips (on sale 1.99 each wyb 4)
2 - Lays Chips (on sale 1.99 each wyb 4)
2 - Dole Salad (2.49 each - B1G1 Free)
2 - Whole Chickens (.79/lb w/in-ad coupon)
 
Albertsons Total:  $25.61
 
Fred Meyer:
2 - Capri Suns (1.99 each wyb 10 items)
4 - Pillsbury  Biscuits (.99 each wyb 10 items)
   - (2) .30 off 2 coupons
4 - Dove (1.69 each wyb 10 items)
   - (4) .75 off coupons
   * get $2.00 catalina for next purchase wyb 10 items
4 - Bacon (on sale 2/6.00 w/in-ad coupon)
1 - 1lb Shrimp (on sale 5.99)
1 - Case Bottled Water (3.99 + 1.20 deposit)
4 - 8pk Candy Bars (on sale 1.00 each)
Fuji Apples (1.28/lb)
Grapes (1.28/lb)
 
  - used $25.00 gift card from Prilosec Purchase last year
 
Fred Meyer Total:  $27.95
 
Walmart:
5 - Cup of Soups (.28 each)
4 - Lunchmeat Packages (.48 each)
1 - French Bread (1.00)
2 - Brown Gravy (.56 each)
2 - Country Gravy (1.16 each)
1 - Pizza Sauce (1.22)
2 - Pepperoni Packs (2.36 each)
   - 1.00 off 2 coupon
2 - Chicken Gravy (1.16 each)
1 - Fettuccini (1.08)
1 - Bisquick (4.28)
   - .50 off coupon
2 - Fruit Bowls (1.98 each)
   - .50 off 2 coupon
1 - Flour (4.58)
 
Walmart Total:  $27.92
 
Safeway:
6 - Golden Graham Treats (on sale 2.00 each)
   - (6) .50 off coupons
2 - Poptarts (1.99 each w/in-ad coupon)
2 - Precious Cheese (on sale 3.99 each)
   - (2) 1.00 off coupons
1 - Gallon of Milk (2.69)
1 - Fem Hygiene (on sale 6.49)
1 - Twinkie (4.29 part of B1G1 Free)
1 - Franz Bread (part of B1G1 Free)
1 - Head of Lettuce (.99)
1 - Celery (.99)
1 - 5lb bag of Carrots (3.99)
1 - 8lb bag of Oranges (4.99)
2 - 8oz POM (raincheck for .99)
   - (2) .99 off coupons
   - Safeway Doubles (2.00)
 
Safeway Total:  $41.39
 
Week 8 Total (so far):  $ 122.87
 
Carry Over (so far):  $ 87.23

Week 7: Feb 12th - 18th

Well, I didn't make it to the grocery store this week ... oppps!!!

Friday, February 10, 2012

Week 6: Feb 5th - 11th

Carry Over from Week 5:  $16.48
 
Albertsons (Transaction #1)
 
2 - Miracle Whip (on sale 2/6.00)
   * buy 2 get $1.00 catalina
3 - McCormicks Bag and Season (on sale 3/4.00)
   * buy 3 get $1.00 catalina
 
Transaction #1 Total:  $10.00 (got 2.00 in catalinas)
 
Albertsons (Transaction #2)
 
2 - Milk Bone Treats (on sale 2/6.00)
   - used 2.00 off 2 coupon
   * buy 2 get 1.00 catalina
2 - 4lb C&H Sugar (on sale 1.99 each w/in-ad coupon)
2 - NY Bone-In Steaks (5.99/lb - however were suppose to be 3.99/the cashier forgot to scan the coupons and I missed it until I got home!)
4 - Lobster Tails (on sale 4.69 each)
   - used (2) 1.00 off catalinas (from Transaction #1)
 
Transaction #2 Total:  $34.98 (got 1.00 catalina)
 
Albertsons Total:  $44.98 (and have 1.00 catalina remaining)
 
Walmart
 
1 - pint of Half & Half (1.42)
1 - pint of Heavy Whipping Cream (2.87)
1 - gallon Whole Milk (2.58)
1 - pkg frozen Corn (.78)
1 - pkg Salad (.98)
1 - 5lb bag Red Potatoes (2.47)
1 - Italian Bread Crumbs (2.44)
1 - Franz Bread (2.28)
6 - Cup of Soup (.28 each)
1 - Deep Dish Pie Crust (2.00)
1 - 1lb bag Shrimp (5.48)
1 - Fettuccini Noodles (1.08)
2 - Jars of Yeast (2.16 each)
2 - Sour Cream (.98 each)
2 - Parmesan Cheese (2.18 each)
1 - Honey (3.42)
1 - Hormel Pepperoni (2.36)
1 - Shredded Mozzarella (2.24)
1 - Deli Pepper Turkey (7.43 - think it was 6.99/lb)
1 - Pita Bread (1.78)
1 - Bag of Fritos (2.48)
2 - Fuji Apples (.97/lb)
4 - Bananas (.52/lb)
2 - Onions (.54/lb)
1 - Head of Lettuce (.84)
1 - pkg of Beans (2.48)
 
Walgreens Total:  $62.40
 
Week 6 Total:  $107.38 ($7.38 over for the week which can be taken out of the carry over!) which isn't to bad considering I have switched to a new program (Emeals) and we are trying to go with several of their ideas this week, plus we are having Lobster for Valentines day (a complete splurge!)
 
Carry Over for Next Week:  $9.10

Friday, February 3, 2012

Week 5: January 29 - February 4

Carry Over from Week 4: - 20.52
 
So, I'm going to start off with a disclaimer on this weeks post.  I seperated my shopping into two catagories:  1) Normal Weekly Shopping an 2) SuperBowl Food (estimate between $35 - $40 in addition)
 
Normal Weeklly Shopping:
 
Other Store:
 
3 - Newspapers (2.00 each)
 
Total:  $6.00
 
Safeway
 
3 - Pepsi Cubes (on sale for 5.00 each)
4 - OR microwave popcorn (1.49 each w/in-ad coupon)
   - use (2) .75 off 2 coupons
2 - Poptarts (1.49 each w/in-ad coupon)
6 - Barilla Pasta (on sale 1.00 each)
   - used (6) .55 off coupons
1 - Charmin (5.99 w/in-ad coupon)
   - used .25 off coupon
2 - Finish Powerball (3.49 each w/in-ad coupon)
   - used (2) .75 off coupons
1 - Dreyers Ice Cream (on sale for 3.34)
   - used B2 Digiorno Pizzas G Ice Cream Free coupon
2 - Digiorno Pizzas
   - used 2.00 off 2 coupon
1 - Gallon Whole Milk (2.79)
1 - Loaf White Bread (on sale 2.00)
2 - Tyson Popcorn Chicken (on sale BOGO Free - 9.99)
   - used (2) 1.00 off coupons
1 - Raw Shrimp Meat (4.54)
2 - Bags of Salad (2/4.00)
1 - Croutons (1.99 - Todd put these in the cart while I was talking to the produce guy about if they had any 8oz POM in the back ... raincheck on the POM)
 
   - used $10.00 off $75.00 purchase
   - used Safeway Doubles (2.00)
 
Safeway Total:  $57.00
 
Week 5 Total:  $63.00 + overage from week 4 ($20.52)  = $83.52 leaving a carry over of $16.48
 
Super Bowl Food:
 
1 - Pizza Sauce (on sale for 1.79)
1 - Artichoke Hearts (3.99)
2 - Mission Potato Chips (on sale 2/5.00)
1 - Shredded Parmesan Cheese (4.29)
1 - Puffed Pastry (5.29)
1 - Tillamook Sour Cream (2.19)
1 - Pound of Crab Legs (on sale for 9.99/lb - 10.19)
1 - Shrimp Ring (on sale 5.00)
1 - ER Veggie Platter (on sale 5.99)
 
Super Bowl Food Total:  $43.73 (this is a little over what we would pay if we went out for dinner and left a decent tip)
 
FYI for anyone who wants to know what I plan on serving(may add or subtract depending on if we have company or not) Super Bowl Sunday:
 
ER Veggie Platter
Shrimp Ring w/sauce
Pepperoni Pizza Stromboli
Bacon wrapped Little Smokies w/brown sugar
Crab and Spinach Dip
Salsa
Chips
Homemade Brownies
Homemade Cookies