It has been a while since I’ve posted a great Publix trip. I’ve certainly had many great Publix trips lately, but this one is just the icing on the cake!!
Today’s trip shows the importance of stacking coupons (combining a manufacturer’s coupon with a store coupon).
Here is the breakdown of my trip:
(2) Nabisco Mini Variety Packs – $5.99 – BOGO price $3.00 – Used $1.50 coupon = $1.50 each.
(2) Ronzoni Quick Cook Pasta – $1.29 – BOGO price $0.64 – Used $0.50 coupon (doubled) = $0.46 overage on each!
(2) Progresso Bread Crumbs – $2.09 – BOGO price $1.05 – Used $1.00 coupon = $0.05 each
(1) Hidden Valley Farmhouse Original Dressing – $3.39 – BOGO price $1.70 – Used $2.00 coupon = $0.30 overage!
(2) Milky Way Bare – $0.45 – Used BOGO coupon (doubled) = $0 each
(4) Sundown Vitamin B-6 – $3.59 – Used $1 manufacturer’s coupon and $6 off 2 Publix coupon = $0.41 overage on each!
(4) Sundown Vitabmin A – $3.29 – Used $1 manufacturer’s coupon and $6 off 2 Publix coupon = $0.71 overage on each!
My total before tax was negative $1.41!! After tax I only had to pay $1.69 for my $56.61 worth of groceries!!
What to do with all of those vitamins you ask? I plan to donate them to the food bank at my church and use them in Coupon Party goody bags.
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I had another excellent week at Publix! This week is one of my best this year!
I spent $33.68 after tax and saved $150.03! That is 82% savings!
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Publix is doing their yearly Viva Italia sale the next few weeks and there are many great items to stock up on that you won’t see on sale like this for at least 6 months to a year.
Here are the items that I bought:
2 Coles Cheesesticks
4 Coles Garlic Bread
8 Green Giant Boxed Frozen Veggies
2 Breyers YoCrunch Yogurt
2 J&J Baby Wash
1 pkg. chicken leg quarters
2 boxes Mueller Pasta
1 lb. shrimp
2 tilapia filets
1 pkg. Arnold Sandwich Thins
2 sweet onions
1 bag Eat Smart broccoli/cauliflower
1 bunch asparagus
3 trial size NyQuil (Free plus overage)
3 trial size DayQuil (Free plus overage)
3 Puffs with Vicks (Free)
2 Kraft Parmesan
2 Progresso Beef Broth cartons
10 Progresso Chicken Broth cartons
6 Glade Soy Candles
4 Green Giant Sliced Mushrooms
1 Hormel Chili Masters
2 cans Green Giant corn
4 cans Green Giant green beans
3 bags Rico Rice
2 Pillsbury Cresent Rolls
2 Pillsbury Pizza Crust
2 Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls
4 Muir Glen Tomato Paste
I spent $56.55 and saved $146.69! That is 72% A good week all in all. It helped me restock my stockpile. I bought a lot of items that I won’t need to buy again until next year!
How did you do?
This was a week of excellent freebies for me at Publix!
Saved: $ 134.48
The following items were free (some with overage) due to couponing:
1 gallon of milk
2 packages of Oreos
3 boxes of Puffs Tissue
3 packages of Dayquil
3 packages of Nyquil
2 packages of Bandaids
2 Revlon nail clippers
2 Revlon Emery Boards
8 boxes of Knox Gelatin
2 tubs Country Crock butter
Items that were less than $1 (due to couponing):
Dixie 200 count napkins
Post Shredded Wheat cereal
Post Grape Nuts cereal
Post Raisin Bran cereal
Post Vanilla Almond Shredded Wheat cereal
Pepperidge Farm Garlic Toast
Yoplait Fiber One Yogurt
Nivea Body Wash
Lysol Kitchen Spray
Today’s Publix run wasn’t my best, but who can really complain about saving 75% off your bill? I bought so much that it wouldn’t all fit on my counter top, so thus the two pictures. I am a little disappointed with myself for going over my New Year’s resolution amount of $50 a week, but I have a lot for my depleted stockpile (after finishing the Pantry Challenge), items for Coupon Party goody bags, and great produce! I was even able to get an awesome deal on one of my hubby’s favorites – deli Genoa Salami! I could almost give it to him for Valentine’s Day he loves it that much. 🙂
So here are my numbers:
Part of my great savings came from a $5 Publix gift card that Publix mailed me last week. Around Christmas time I emailed the corporate office a request for a Publix calendar (they were full of great coupons, but only available in FL), but they were not able to send me one. I got the $5 gift card instead! Thanks Publix! You really do have awesome customer service!