Thursday, April 30, 2009

Shopping Thursday 4-30-09






The top picture is from Krogers and the other picture is my Walgreens trip.


1st stop WAG's --2 transactions


1 Rebrandt Toothpaste $5.99

1 Bayer Asp RR $2.49

Used $5 RR

2 - 12 pks Diet Pepsi

1 - 12 pk Pepsi sale 3/$11

Used $8.50 RR's


Total OOP: $6.19 Retail $24.16 and left with $3 RR


2nd stop Krogers


1 - Gallon Vit D milk $1.99

9 - McCormicks Grillmates seasoning $4.49

Used raincheck = $ .99 each

Used 9 MF's 75/1 = $ .24 each

6 - boxes Eggo HSM waffles sale $1.54

Used 6 MF's 75/1 = $ .79 each

1 - jar Pace Salsa sale $1.99

Used MF .50/1 Dbld = $ .99

2 - Tabasco sauce $1.59 each

Used 2 MF's .50/1 Dbld = $ .59 each

1 - 10lb bag chicken leg quarters sale $5.90

1 - 7 lb. bag Kroger instant lite charcoal $5.19


Total OOP: $22.54 Retail: $73.29
Blog to Date Spending: $974.17
Blog to Date Balance: $461.25
Blog to Date Retail: $3528.98
Blog to Date Savings:$2554.81


Monday, April 27, 2009

Walmart 4/27/09

Sorry no picture; animals were hungry.



1 - 20 lb. bag Ole Roy dog food $8.00

1 - 3.5 lb. bag Good Life Recipe Cat Food $5.29

Used MF $3/1

2 - 16 oz bags Purina Kitten chow $1.87

Used 2 MF's FREE up to $2.29



Total OOP: $10.29 Retail $17.03

Blog to Date Spending: $945.44
Blog to Date Balance: $489.98

Blog to Date Retail: $3431.53
Blog to Date Savings:$2486.09

WAG's 4/27/09



1 Gallon Vit D milk $2.79

2 bags Flipz sale 2/$3

Used 2 .50/1 MF's

Used $2.50 RR


Total OOP: $2.29 Retail $8.39
Blog to Date Spending: $935.15
Blog to Date Balance: $500.27
Blog to Date Retail: $3414.50
Blog to Date Savings:$2479.35


Sunday, April 26, 2009

WAG's 4/26/09





3 transactions

1 Bayer Blood Glucose Monitor Sale $14.99
Used MF save up to $30= - $14.99
1 Ecotrin low dose aspirin sale $2.00 Get $2.00RR
3 Reynolds Wrap Aluminum Foil $ .89 WAG Q
Used 3 MF’s $1/1
1 Gillette Body Wash $4.99
Used Free MF = - $4.99
2 Sierra Mist 2 liters sale 3/$4.00
Used B1G1F MF = -$`1.33
1 Rembrandt Toothpaste $5.99 Get $5.99RR
1 Nivea Body Wash $4.99 Get $4.99 RR
1 Bayer Aspirin quick release $2.49 get $2.49 RR

Total OOP: $3.45 Retail $113.96 & left with $7.50 in RR’s
Blog to Date Spending: $932.86
Blog to Date Balance: $502.56
Blog to Date Retail: $3406.11
Blog to Date Savings:$2473.25

CVS 4/26/09



2 - Dallas Morning Newspapers $4.00
2 – All Small & Mighty Laundry Detergent B1G1F - $7.49
Used 2 MF’s $1/1
Used $3.00 ECB


Total OOP: $6.70 Retail $19.19
Blog to Date Spending: $929.41
Blog to Date Balance: $506.01
Blog to Date Retail: $3292.15
Blog to Date Savings:$2362.74

First shopping trip in Texas---Albertsons 4/24/09



















Got to say, "I really like Albertsons." Ok so here's how I did:
My daughter and I went and we did 3 seperate transactions. They are combined below.


20 - Knorr sides sale 10/$10
Used 10 .75/2 MF's
14 - boxes Green Giant Vegetables sale 10/$10
Used 7 .50/2 MF's dbld
2 - 4 lb. Bags Albertsons Sugar sale $1.49 each
2 - Boxes Tony Chachere's red beans & rice sale $1 each
1 - Tony Chachere's seasoning sale
8 –8 oz blocks Albertsons cheese $2.19 each
1—16 oz block Albertsons cheese $7.99 each
Used 3 Albertsons Qpons B1G2F = -$4.38 x 3
6 –Bordens (new flavored sliced cheese) sale $2.29 each
Used 6 - $1/1 MF’s
2 – 1 lb boxes Albertsons Butter sale 2/$3.00
6 – packs Albertsons boneless/skinless chicken breast (Av. $10.00 pack)
Used 2 Albertsons Qpons B1G2F = - $40.00
2 lbs Hamburger meat from butcher sale $1.99 lb.
1 lg package Pork roast (sliced free for chops) $ 7.35
2 lg packages Ribs sale .95 lb. $6.35 & $6.98
1 lg package Chicken legs sale $1 lb. = $10.00
1 – 16 oz Dole Cole Slaw salad mix sale $1.00
1 – head of lettuce sale $1.00
1 – stalk of celery sale $1.00
1 –16 oz bag red radishes sale $1.00
2 – packs BarS hot dogs sale $1.00
2 – packs Albertsons 8 oz lunch meat sale $1.00 each
2 – loaves Albertsons sandwich bread sale $1.00 each
2 –cans rotel diced tomatoes sale 10/$10
Used 1 MF save .50/2 DND
2 – boxes Ronzoni smartstart pasta $1.59 each
Used 2 - $1/1 MF’s
Used 3 -- $5/50 Albertsons Qpons
Used 2 - $50.00 Visa Gift Cards


Total OOP: $2.59 Retail $186.62+
Blog to Date Spending: $922.71
Blog to Date Balance: $512.71
Blog to Date Retail: $3272.96
Blog to Date Savings:$2350.25

Now blogging from Texas!!!!

What a long few weeks. Well, we are finally settled in. The weather has been beautiful and we pretty much have everything we need already.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

MEIJERS 4/5/09


















4 Johnsonville Breakfast Sausage Patties sale 2/$4

Used 4 $1/1 MF's = $1.00 each

4 Johnsonville Breakfast Sausage Links sale 2/$4

Used 4 $1/1 MF's = $1.00 each

3 Gallons Vit D Milk Sale $1.99 each

4 Aunt Millies Bread Sale 4/$5.00

1 Kraft Shredded Mexican pk

1 12 pk Diet Pepsi sale $3.00

Used 1 $2/1 MF = $1.00

Cheese 1/2 price sale $1.84

1 Arm & Hammer Laundry Det. 1/2 price sale $2.64

2 Bags Lays Potato chips sale BOGO $3.99

Used 1 $2/2 MF's = $1.99 for 2

2 pks Kings Hawain 12 pk Dinner rolls sale 2/$4

Used 2 $1/1 MF's = $1.00 each

2 - 16 oz boxes of Velveeta cheese Sale $4.49

Used 2 $1/1 IP's = $3.49 each

16 bags OreIda Steam n Mash Potatoes Sale 2/$5

Used 16 MF's $1/1 = $1.50 each

4 Boxes 3 pks Orville Red. Popcorn clearance $1.69

2 2-liters Dr. Pepper sale $1.00 each

Used 2 MF's free 2 liter wyb 2 OR Popcorn = - $3.18

1 - 32 oz Bag Fast Fixin Chicken Nuggets $$5.20

Used 1 MF .75/1 = $4.45

8 cans Meijer crushed pineapple clearanced $ .60 each

2 cans Meijer mixed fruit clearanced $ .64 each

1 can Hunts Spaghetti sauce clearanced $ .52

1 can lg Pork n beans clearanced $ .62

1 can lg Bush Baked beans clearanced $ .87

2 boxes Betty Crocker Potatoes clearanced $ .80

Used 2 MF's .25/1 Dbld = $ .30 each

3 cans Meijer Peaches clearanced $.64

2 cans Meijer Pears clearanced $.64

1 pk Ground Pork reg. $4.01 clearanced $2.41

1 pk Chicken legs reg. $2.46 clearanced $1.48

1 pk Chicken legs reg. $2.61 clearanced $1.57

1 pk Chicken Legs reg. $2.65 clearanced $1.59

1 pk chicken Legs reg $2.99clearanced $1.79

1 pk chicken thighs reg. $2.16 clearanced $1.30
2 pks Johnsonville Brats Sale 2/$7
Used $5/1 Johnsonville MIR coupon = 2 for $2.00


Total OOP: $97.90 Retail $ 225.31


Blog to Date Spending: $920.12
Blog to Date Balance: $513.30
Blog to Date Retail: $3086.34
Blog to Date Savings:$2166.22


MAIL Call -- 4/6/09



Today I got another $50 Visa Gift Card in the mail. Two of our daughters needed new Verizon phones so I called and got the cheapest ones $89.95 each and each of them came with a MIR for a $50 Visa Gift Card. Woo Hoo that will help stock back up on groceries when we get to Texas!!!!!

Saturday, April 4, 2009

Mail Call 4/2/09



Today I recieved:


Wine Mail in rebate check $5.00

MIR - $50.00 Visa Gift Card


***Putting $5.00 back into my budget balance
Blog to Date Spending: $823.03
Blog to Date Balance: $611.20
Blog to Date Retail: $2861.03
Blog to Date Savings:$2038.00