Thursday, August 11, 2011

Giveaway Winner!!!! Kroger $25 Gift Card

The Winner of the $25 Kroger Gift Card is: Dolphin Girl---- Congrats!!!

Dolphin Girl said...

I am excited for cereal. My family loves all kids of cereal.

You have 48 hours to respond to my email or I will pick another winner!!!

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Giveaway: MyBlogSpark Kroger Cart Buster $25 Kroger Gift Card

What is better than Kroger’s already low everyday prices? The Kroger Cart Buster Savings Event! Starting today (August 3rd) there will be storewide savings in almost every department!

The event runs from July 31st through August 17th. During this time you can save on tons of brands from more than 100 categories. Brands include General Mills, PepsiCo, Unilever, Heinz, Mars, Wrigley and Kimberly Clark!

Some of your favorite products are included such as…

  • Honey Nut Cheerios
  • Yoplait
  • Pillsbury
  • Pepsi
  • Doritos
  • Gatorade
  • Smart Ones
  • Ore-Ida
  • Cottonelle
  • Viva
  • Breyer’s Ice Cream
  • Axe
  • Snickers
  • Pedigree
  • Orbit

The savings don’t stop with just Krogers! Look for savings at the Kroger Family of Stores as well! There will be tons of great deals to be had at the following stores…Kroger, Ralphs, King Scoopers, City Market, Dillons, Smith’s, Fry’s, QFC, Baker’s, Owen’s, Jay C Food Stores, Hilander, Gerbes, Food4Less, Fred Meyer, Pay Less Supermarkets and Scott’s food & Pharmacy.

Be sure to follow the Cartbuster “Deal of the Day” as well! The “Deal of the Day” begins on August 3rd and will tun until August 16th. You can download special offers on even more brands directly to your shopper card! Just visit

The Giveaway!

One Mandy's Frugal Journey reader will win one $25 Kroger gift card (Good at any of the Kroger. Co Family of Stores).

Main Entry: Tell me in a comment below which of your favorite products are you most excited to find savings on during the Cart Buster event at Kroger? Mine is hamburger helper :)

Bonus Entries: You must complete the main entry before any of the bonus entries. Leave a separate comment for each entry.

  • Like Kroger on Facebook! You will get one entry for this.
  • Follow Kroger on Twitter! One entry.
  • Blog about this giveaway and link to it so your friends can enter as well. You can get 5 bonus entries for this! Be sure to leave a separate comment for each entry! If you do not have a blog, then post it on Facebook! You may share on facebook once a day everyday. Each day you post leave a seperate comment saying you did so. Leave me a link to the url of your post. You can do this by clicking the time under your post and it opens up a page with your posts. Send me that URL.
  • Follow my blog. One entry.

This Giveaway will end on August 10th, 2010 at midnight. I will announce the winner the next day. This is limited to US entries only.

Disclosure: The Kroger gift card, information, and giveaway have been provided by Kroger and General Mills through MyBlogSpark.

Sunday, May 1, 2011

5/1 Wags Trip--- Saved 70%!!!

This was the results of 3 diff trans at 2 diff stores. I found all of my deals from southern savers!! Go HERE to see the matchups for this week!!! I spent $25.93 on everything and have $10 in RR to spend later!! So it was like paying $15.93 for everything!! :) The toilet paper alone would have been $20... so pretty good if you ask me!!

Trans #1: Metropolis Store
(2) Cottonelle $5 each = $10
used (2) $.50 printable
$1 wags in store coupon--may coupon booklet took off $2

Got back $3 RR for buying 2!!

Noxema Razors $3.99
used $2 Q from todays inserts

Got back $3 RR

Bic Soliel Razor $5.99 (BEST RAZORS EVER!!!)
used $3 from todays inserts

Got back $2 RR!!

2 Tylenol Precise $8.49 each
used $5 printable & $3 may coupon booklet coupon

= $.49 each---- love these!!!

(2) Right Guard Deo $2.99 each
used B1G1 Q from todays insert

Got back $2 RR

Spent: $17.74
Saved: $32.89
RR: $10

Trans #2 Paducah Southside store

(2) Cottonelle $5 each = $10
used (2) $.50 printable
$1 wags in store coupon--may coupon booklet took off $2

Got back $3 RR for buying 2!!

(2) Right Guard Deo $2.99 each
used B1G1 Q from todays insert

Got back $2 RR

(2) Scotch Magic Tape $.39 each (fillers)

Used $3 noxema RR & $2 Bic RR

Total: $6.78
Saved: $14.79

Trans #3: Paducah Southside Store

Noxema Razors $3.99
used $2 Q from todays inserts

Got back $3 RR

Bic Soliel Razor $5.99 (BEST RAZORS EVER!!!)
used $3 from todays inserts

Got back $2 RR!!

Used $3 Cottonelle RR & $2 Right Guard RR

Spent: $1.41
Saved: $13.20

Monday, April 11, 2011

4/10 Wags Trip

(2) Lysol Bathroom cleaner $2.99 B1G1 free
used $1/2 printable = $1.99 for 2!!

(2) Lysol 35 ct wipes $3.89 B1G1 free
used $1/2 printable = $2.89 for 2!!!

(14) Snickers Eggs $4.06
used (4) $1/2 coupons= $.06 for 14!!! <----- YUMMY!!! :)

(4) Hot Wheels Cars $5.16
Used in ad B1G1 coupon took off $2.58= $2.58 for 4
2 were to pacify my son and 2 are for his Easter basket--- 2 of them not pictured!!

Subtotal before tax was $7.52--- I have other items on this receipt as well. But they aren't calculated with my coupon savings.

Kroger saved 87%-- Free Cat Food

Can't find my reciept on this but i'm pretty sure I saved around 87%!!! I know that my total was $9.11.

Cat Food was free--- if you still have the purina beyond one cat food coupons you can get these free.

Lays chips were on sale $2.48 and I used a $.55 coupon that doubled to $1.10 off. So these were $1.38 each... not bad!!!

The Windex cleaner is part of the household mega event-- they were $1.49 each after mega sale and I had $.55 off that doubled to $1.10--- so $.39 each--- love this cleaner!!

Snickers eggs are $.50 and I had the $1/2 coupons making them FREE!!!! (Better deal this week at Wags-- they are $.29 each there so buy 7 and use the (2) $1/2 and you will get 7 for $.03!!)

Monday, March 28, 2011

3/28 Big John's Grocery Trip (local store)

I needed to stock up on some meat... so I ran to my local grocery store. Ground beef and chicken are on sale for $1.79lb!!!! When I was looking at the chicken I noticed it was all natural hormone free. I didn't know that they carried that... so I grabbed 3 packages of chicken breast and 2 packages of chicken breast tenders. The pork steak I grabbed was also natural/hormone free. I grabbed 2 packages of that at $2.18lb (not a great price-- but it's natural) I also grabbed 5lbs of ground beef. My meat totals were $33.23....

My total spent was $48.82--- the rest of it was a splurge... i'm making red velvet cake balls!! :o)

3/28---Kroger Mega Event saved 67%

We are trying to eat more natural & organic foods. So I was able to score a few Organic items this run.


Spinach $1.99--- managers spec.
Light Brown Sugar $3.15
Romaine Lett. $1.49 ---- managers spec.
Organic Potatoes $2.99

Mega Event:

6 Temptations Cat Treats $.99 each
used $1/2 Q

2 Fruity Peeble Treats $1.99
used $.75 Q

2 Sunny D $.99
used $.25 Q

4 Philly Cooking Cremes $1.99
used $1.50 Q

2 Dannon Yogurt $1.49
used $1 Q

2 Kraft Cheese $1.99
used $.55 Q

2 Axe Body Spray $3.39
used $1 Q

Axe Detailer & Axe Body Wash $3.39
used B1G1 Free Q

2 Classico Sauce $1.49
no coupon

4 Ronzoni Pasta $.49
used $1/2

2 Ritz Crackerfuls $1.99
used $1/2

Non Mega Event:

4 Purina Beyond Cat Food $2.99 each
used FREE coupon---all free

4 Huggies Baby Wipes $1.99
used $.50 Q= $.99 each

4 Yakisoba Meals $.99
used $.50 Q= FREE

Total Spent: $39.99
Saved: $79.67 or 67%

3/22 Kroger Mega Event --- (really late post)

I was able to grab all of this for $6.57!!!!!! That's a whopping savings of $107.08 or 95%!!!

I did this deal last week... and forgot to post it. These deals end tomorrow in my area.

The dog food is for donation!! The cans were free, and the bagged food was $.99 each!!!

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Giveaway Winner!!!! Kroger $25 Gift Card

Congrats to Lesley!!! I will be contacting her by e-mail. If I don't hear back in 48 hours I will pick a new winner!!!
Lesley Mitchell said...

GFC follower

Friday, March 11, 2011

Kroger: Cereal & Cat Supply Stock up!!!

This was 2 different shopping trips between 2 diff days. I had 9 of the Daytona Mega Event catalina's so I was doing small transactions using my $3 catalinas. The cereal was purchased Sunday at 3 diff stores. And the cat stuff was bought today between 2 diff stores. I'm just going to combine each day and not go into huge detail.

Sunday Trip:
9 boxes of cereal $2.18 each
used $.75 coupons for cheerios
and $.55 for the cinn toast crunch. The $.55 doubled to $1.10
I used 3 catalina's. All sep trans.
Total for 9 boxes: $4.09 or $.45 each!!!!
Saved: $26.42 or 87%

Friday Trip:
2 Cat Litter $5.49 each
used $1 coupons

2 Kroger Cat food (for my stray cats) $1.79 for 3lbs

used (3) $3 catalinas.

Total Spent: $4.02
Total Saved: $14.72 or 79%