I had a wonderful trip to Publix today. I was even able to purchase a lot of fresh produce, many natural products and organic yogurt.
Here are the things I got for FREE or ultra-cheap.
2 Glad Cling Wrap $1 - $1 Q = FREE
6 Glade Plug-Ins, 3 Free Item Qs + 3 BOGO Qs = 6 FREE
2 First Aid Kits $1.47 each - $3/2 Q (blinkie in Publix) = FREE
2 Kraft Mac & Cheese FREE (These are 60c each this week, and I had 2 x Buy 3 get one free Qs.)
4 French's Mustard: 70c each - 50c Q doubled = FREE + Overage
3 Taco Bell Kits: $1.35 - $1 Q = 35c each
McCormick Black Pepper 4 oz, $1.80 - $1 Q = 80 cents each. (Great to get essentials!)
Sara Lee Hot Dog Buns $2 - $2 Q (WYB 2 Ball Park Hot Dogs) = FREE
Planters Peanuts $3.19 - $2 Food Lion Q - $1 MQ = 19 c
Above is the rest of the trip. I had so many coupons this time, that the customer service person had to enter a code to put in my last coupon.
Shopping Trip Summary
Total Before Coupons & Sales : 193.55
Vendor Coupons: $52.44
Store Coupons: $14.25
Advertised Sale Savings: $61.27
Advantage Buy Savings: $3.03
In-Store Special Savings: $7.00
Total Savings at Publix: $137.99
Total Before Tax: $55.56
Total Savings: 71%
As a side note, I haven't been too impressed with Publix meat or milk ($2.79/gal) prices lately, so I will be making a trip to Kroger later this week to buy $1.99 milk and $1.99 chicken.