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Just the Basics weekly deals

Posted February 12, 2015

Just the Basics

 

Here's your weekly list of the basics including bread, produce, milk, meat, eggs and more.

For additional deals, please see the individual store posts on the blog.   

For all the best deals on Valentine’s Day roses, candy, cards, balloons, gift card promotions, strawberries and more, click the link above.

 

Sale Dates:

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreen, Dollar General, and WalMart deals are valid through February 14, 2015.  These deals run Sunday through Saturday.

Carlie C’s deals are valid through February 15, 2015.

These deals run Monday through Sunday.

Harris Teeter, Lowes Foods, Food Lion, Aldi, Kroger and Publix deals are valid through February 17, 2015. These deals run Wednesday through Tuesday.

Kroger New Promotion: Buy 6 participating items and save $3 at the register instantly. Basically, you are saving .50 off each item.  Items must be purchased in a single transaction. See the Kroger deals list for the full match-up.

 

Abbreviations used below include:

CC = Carlie C’s

HT = Harris Teeter

LF = Lowes Foods

FL =  Food Lion

RA = Rite Aid

WG = Walgreens

DG = Dollar General

PB = Publix

WM = WalMart

 

Please post any other favorite basics deals in the comments section below!

 

Bread

Kroger bread, $1.25

Kroger buns, 8 count, $1.25

 

Dairy & Frozen

HT: Harris Teeter sliced or chunk cheese, 6 – 8 oz, $1.66 each – good price for sliced cheese

HT: Harris Teeter butter, 1 lb sticks, $2.50 – good deal

Publix: Morningstar veggie products, various, BOGO for $1.84 each - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab = .84 – excellent price for these!

 

Drinks

Coffee:

HT: Folger’s coffee, ground 11.3 oz canister, BOGO for $2.74 each

HT: Community Coffee, 12 oz., $5.99
Coupons: $4/2 coupon from 12/14 RP or 1/4 SS, $1.50/1 coupon from 1/4 SS

 

Juice:

HT: Old Orchard blended 100% juice, BOGO for $1.49 each - .50/1 coupon from oldorchard.com = .49

LF: Old Orchard juices, 100 % juice, 64 oz, $2 - .50/1 coupon from Oldorchard.com = $1.00

WG: Nice orange juice, 59 oz, 2 for $4

 

Milk:

HT: Highland Crest milk, 1 gallon, $2.99 – good everyday price

 

Sodas:

DG: Sierra Mist, Mtn Dew Voltage or Code Red, Crush sodas, 2 ltr, $1

FL: Pepsi products, 2 ltr, .99

HT: Harris Teeter sodas, 12 pack cans, $2.50 each

LF: Pepsi products, 8 pack, 12 oz bottles, 5 for $10

RA: Simplify soda, 2 ltr, 2 for $2.00

Target: Sodas, 2 ltr, ALL varieties (according to the ad), 5 for $5

 

Eggs

HT: Harris Teeter eggs, 18 count, $2.00 (same as paying $1.33 for 1 dozen eggs – a decent deal)

HT: Davidson’s eggs, 1 dozen, $3 - .75/1 printable coupon = $1.50

HT: HT eggs, 30 count, $3.67 – every day price

Kroger: Kroger eggs, 18 count, $1.99

Target: Market Pantry eggs, 1 dozen, $1.79

Mobile coupon: $1/3 Market Pantry products when you text OFFERS to 827438

 

Meat

Aldi: Tilapia fillets, 16 oz, $3.49

Aldi: Salmon, wild caught, 16 oz, $3.89 – good price

Aldi: Tilapia fillets, 32 oz, $5.49 – very good price

Aldi: Easy peel shrimp, medium, raw, 12 oz, $5.59

Aldi: Swai fillets, 32 oz, $5.89

Aldi: Salmon, wild caught, 32 oz, $7.49 – good deal

CC: Chicken breast fillets, boneless, $2.18/lb

CC: Whole boneless pork loin, $2.28/lb

CC: Pork spare ribs, $2.38/lb

CC: End cut pork chops, boneless, $2.98/lb

CC: Center cut pork chops, boneless, $3.18/lb

CC: Ground chuck, family pack, $3.68/lb

CC: Armour meat hot dogs, 12 oz, $1.00

CC: Armour beef hot dogs, 12 oz, $2.69

CC: Eckrich jumbo hot dogs or bologna, 12 – 16 oz, select, $1.00

CC: Eckrich smoked sausage, 14 oz, $2.50 - $1 coupon from 1/25 RP = $1.50

CC: Oscar Mayer lunch meat, 16 oz, BOGO

FL: Whole chicken, .89/lb – very good deal

FL: Pork tenderloin, whole, $2.99/lb

FL: Pork loin, boneless, $2.99/lb

FL: Ground chuck, value pack, $3.99/lb

FL: Pork back ribs, $3.99/lb

FL: Food Lion fish fillets, various, 12 oz, $3.99

FL: Sirloin tip roast, $4.99/lb

FL: Food Lion raw shrimp, 16 oz, $6.99

FL: Boneless ribeye steak, $7.99/lb

FL: Snow Crab clusters, $7.99/lb

HT: Split chicken breast, BOGO for $1.34/lb

HT: Chuck roast, $3.99/lb

HT: Lobster tails, 4.2 minimum, $5.99

HT: Ground chuck, 80% lean, 2 lb chub, $6.99 (makes it $3.50/lb)

HT: Ribeye steak, $7.99

HT: Gwaltney hot dogs, 12 – 16 oz, .97 - .75/2 coupon from 2/1 SS (DND) or Smartsource.com = .59 each

HT: Oscar Mayer bologna, various 8 – 16 oz, BOGO for $1.29 - $2.99 each

HT: Butterball turkey dinner sausage, 14 oz, $2.50  - .55/1 coupon from 1/4 SS

HT: Nathan’s beef franks, 14 oz., BOGO for $2.99 each

HT: Oscar Mayer bacon, various, 12 – 16 oz, BOGO for $3.22 each

Kroger: Pork loin, boneless, $1.99/lb

Kroger: Pork shoulder roast, bone-in, $1.99/lb

Kroger: Perdue chicken breasts, boneless, 50% off

Kroger: Sirloin tip roast, boneless, $3.99

Kroger: Ground chuck, 80% lean, value pack, 3 lb package, $3.99/lb

Kroger: Snow Crab clusters, $6.99/lb

Kroger: Boneless ribeye steak, value pack, $7.99/lb

Kroger: White shrimp, 2 lb bag, $7.99/lb

LF: Chicken thighs or drumsticks, family pack, $1.69/lb

LF: St. Louis style pork ribs, $2.98/lb

LF: Butterball ground turkey, 85% lean, 16 oz, $2.99 - .55/1 from 1/4 SS (DND)

LF: Boneless ribeye steaks, family pack, $7.97/lb

LF: Argentine raw shrimp, 2 lb bag, BOGO for $8.50/lb

LF: Oscar Mayer chopped ham cold cuts, 16 oz, BOGO for $2.20 each

LF: Steak-Umm steaks, 9 oz BOGO for $3.00

Publix: Lobster tails, 3 oz, $4.99 each

Publix: Sirloin tip roast, $5.49/lb

Publix: Ribeye Steaks, $8.99/lb

Publix: Al Fresco sausage, 8 – 12 oz, BOGO - $1 coupon from their website at www.alfrescoallnatural.com

 

Misc. Grocery, Cereal, Canned, Rice, Pasta, Snacks, etc.

CC: Clover Valley creamy peanut butter, 40 oz, $4.25 (same as paying $1.70 for the 16 oz or $1.91 for the 18 oz – a good deal)

CVS: Kellogg’s Mini Wheats, Corn Pops or Crispix cereal, select

Sale: 2 for $5

Extrabucks: $2 reward when you buy 2

Coupon: .50/1 Mini Wheats coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link or KelloggsFamilyRewards.com in the Coupons tab, $1/3 cereal coupon from 1/11 RP, $1/1 coupon from KelloggsFamilyRewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points

Total after 2 of the .50/1 coupons and reward = $1 each

Total after 2 of the $1 coupons = .50 each

HT: Mahatma Rice, 5 oz, $1.00 - .50/1 coupon from 1/25 RP = FREE!

HT: New York Texas Toast croutons, 5 oz., $1.00 - .40/1 coupon from 1/4 SS = .20

HT: Kellogg’s Raisin Bran, various, BOGO for $1.89 each

Coupons: .75/1 coupon from Target.com coupons (it’s a manufacturer’s coupon), $1.00/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/3 coupon from 1/11 RP or Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab

Total after .75/1 coupon = .39!

HT: Harris Teeter peanut butter, 28 oz., $2.97 – good deal

HT: Peter Pan creamy peanut butter, 40 oz., $3.50 – very good price (same as paying  $1.57 for the 18 oz)

LF: Mahatma Rice, 5 oz., .99 - .50/1 coupon from 1/25 RP = FREE!

Publix: Kellogg’s cereals, various kids varieties, BOGO for $1.56 each - $1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points or various coupons from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com in the Coupons tab.  Total after $1 coupon = .56

 

Produce

Aldi: Gala apples, 3 lb bag, .79/lb – good price

Aldi: Strawberries, 1 lb, $1.49 – very good price

Aldi: Cantaloupe, $1.79 – very good price

Aldi: Little Salad Bar spring mix or sweet butter lettuce, $1.99

Aldi: Navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $2.49 – good price

Aldi: Blueberries, pint, $2.49

Aldi: Mandarin oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.99

CC: Green cabbage, .47/lb

CC: Red grapefruit, 2 for $1.29

CC: Fresh Express garden or shredded lettuce, select, $1.49

CC: Broccoli crowns, $1.89/lb

CC: Grape tomatoes, pint, $2.19

CC: Russet baking potatoes, 10 lb bag, $2.88

CC: Granny Smith apples, 3 lb bag, $2.99

FL: Cucumbers, .69 each

FL: Sweet potatoes, .79/lb

FL: Cara Cara or Blood oranges, .79 each

FL: Red Delicious apples, $1.19/lb

FL: Red, yellow or orange pepper, $1.29 each

FL: Lady Alice apples, $1.49/lb – I have never heard of this variety. Anyone tried it before?

FL: Anjou pears, $1.49/lb

FL: Red vine cluster tomatoes, $1.49/lb

FL: Fresh express or Dole salad blends, select, $2.00

FL: Strawberries. 1 lb, $2.50

FL: Cantaloupe, $2.50

HT: Cucumber, .69 - .25 Checkout51.com cash back offer  = .44

HT: Cara Cara, navel or blood oranges, .80 each

HT: Tomatoes on the vine, $1.49

HT: Anjou pears,, $1.49/lb

HT: Organic mini carrots, 16 oz., $1.50

HT: Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.50 (you can buy the 16 oz package for $2.47 every day of the week at HT)

HT: Organic red and golden delicious apples, $1.79/lb

HT: Cantaloupe, BOGO for $1.99 each – good deal

HT: Fresh Express Italian salad, 9 oz, $1.99

HT: Strawberries, 1 lb, BOGO for $2.49 each

HT: American salad mix, 11 oz, $2.50

HT: Asparagus, $2.99

HT: Yukon Gold potatoes, 5 lb bag, $3.49

Kroger: Organic kiwi, 2 for $1

Kroger: Avocados or Mangos, .99 each

Kroger: Romaine, green leaf or red leaf, .99 each

Kroger: Eggplant, .99/lb

Kroger: Organic navel oranges, .99 each

Kroger: Organic Anjou pears, $1.49/lb

Kroger: Red or White seedless grapes, $1.68/lb – good price

Kroger: Kroger grape tomatoes, 10 oz, $1.99

Kroger: Strawberries, 16 oz, $2.50

Kroger: Red potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

LF: Green cabbage, .59/lb

LF: Baking potatoes, .88/lb

LF: Golden or red delicious apples, $1.49/lb (my buy price is $1/lb or less)

LF: Yellow onions, 3 lb, $1.78

LF: Fresh Express Spinach, 8 oz, $1.98

LF: Strawberries, 1 lb, BOGO or $2.50 each

LF: Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

LF: Seedless navel oranges, 4 lb bag, $4.49

Publix: Honeycrisp apples, $2.49/lb

Publix: Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.50

Publix: Cantaloupe, $2.50 each

Publix: Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $2.99

Target: Russet potatoes, 5 lb bag, $1.99 -Mobile coupon: $1/$5 vegetable purchase coupon when you text SNACKS or THANKS to 827438

Target: Strawberries, 1 lb, $2.50 - Mobile coupon: $1/$5 fruit purchase coupon when you text SNACKS or THANKS to 827438

Target: Halos Clementines, 5 lb bag, $5.99 - .50/1 coupon from 1/25 SS = $5.49

 

Non Food

CVS: Arm & Hammer Spinbrush, 1 count or Pro Clean Brush heads, 2 count

Sale: $5.99

Extrabucks: $4 reward, limit 2

Coupon: $2/1  printable coupon from Armandhammer.com

Total after coupon and reward = FREE!

CVS: All laundry detergent, 28 – 33 loads

Sale: 2 for $7

Extrabucks: $1 reward when you buy 1, limit 2 rewards

Coupon: $2/2 coupon from 1/4 RP, $2/2 possibly in 2/8 RP

Total for 2 after rewards and coupon = $1.50 each – good deal

CVS: Pampers diapers, jumbo pack

Sale: $8.99

Extrabucks: $1 reward, limit 1

Coupon: $1.50/1 coupons from Smart Shopper coupons link above, coupon for free Pampers Wipes (up to 72 count) when you buy 1 Pampers diaper from 1/25 PG (expires 2/8)

Total after coupon and reward = $6.49

DG: Sun laundry detergent, 250 oz., $7.00 (same as paying $1.40 for the 50 oz – very good deal)

CC: IGA liquid bleach, 128 oz, $1.19 – good price

CC: All laundry detergent, 50 oz or 24 pck of Mighty Pacs, $2.99 - $2/2 coupon from 2/8 or 1/4 RP = $1.99 each – good price

CC: Lily’s paper towels, 8 regular rolls, $2.99

CC:Lily’s bath tissue, 12 double rolls, $2.99

HT: Xtra laundry detergent, 75 oz, BOGO for $1.99 each – good price for this size

HT: Luvs diapers, $6.99 - .50/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link above = $5.99

Publix:  Arm & Hammer laundry detergent, 61.25 or 75 oz bottle, BOGO for $3.25 each - $2/2 coupon from 2/8 SS = $2.25 each (good deal for the 75 oz bottle)

RA: Tresemme shampoo or conditioner, 32 oz or select stylers

Sale: $3.99

+UP: $3 +UP reward when you buy 2, Limit 4 offers

Coupon: $2/1 coupon from 2/8 RP

Total after 2 coupons and reward = 2 for .98 (.49 each – good deal!)

WG: Sunny Smile bath tissue, 12 or 16 rolls, or Paper towels, 8 rolls, $3.99

WG: Huggies diapers 18-35 pack (2 for $18), Pull-Ups, Wipes, Goodnites, bed mats, various, Enfamil formula various

RR: $5 Register Rewards when you buy $30 or more

Coupons: $1 and $1.50/1 Huggies diapers coupons from 1/11 SS, $1.50/1 Pull-Ups coupon from 1/11 SS, $2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link and Huggies.com

 

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