Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Local Beat: Wednesday Weekly Ad Review!

Do you shop the ads? They can be a great resource for knowing what's on sale and planning out menu's that help you save! Here are links to the current weekly ads for several local grocery stores to help you get started:
Fresh Market (7/20-7/26) ~ Smith's(7/20-7/26) ~ Sunflower (7/20-7/27) ~ Ridley's(7/19-7/25) ~ Macey's (7/20-7/26) Harmon's (7/18-7/24)
Our favorite deals:
1. SMITH'S
Sweet Red Cherries: $1.99/lb
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts: $1.69/lb
Smith's Large Eggs: $.99/12ct.
2. SUNFLOWER
Hass Avocados: 2/$1
Raw Shrimp: $3.99/lb
3. FRESH MARKET
Watermelon: $.19/lb
Honeydew/Canteloupe: $.39/lb
4. HARMONS
Big Fresh Meat Sale 4/$20
5. MACEY'S
Chik'n Palooza 20-24oz pkgs of Wings, Thighs, or Drumsticks: 4/$5
6. RIDLEYS
Super Saver Pack Chicken Breast: $1.58/lb
Tomatoes or Red Potatoes: $.77/lb
WF Shredded Cheese 3/$5
Best buys all-around right now: Fresh Corn on the Cob (about 3/$1 most places), Sweet Cherries (around $2-3/lb), Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, Watermelon.
TIPS: When shopping, stick to healthy foods like fresh lean meats, produce, whole grains, 100% juices, and lowfat dairy. Don't get sucked in by cheap frozen dinners and deals on foods that have low nutritional value!
FROM OUR READERS
So, which store do you love to shop at most and why?
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Disclaimer: Cooking...It's a Snap does not endorse any grocery store, nor are we affiliated with any of them. This information is provided as a courtesy for our readers!

1 comment :

  1. I'm horrible at grocery shopping, thanks for the tips on what to buy!

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