Sometimes life even gets in the way of grocery shopping. So much to do at work; so much to do at home. It's a wonder we even find the time. That's why Shop Cheap is going to cut to the chase this week and give you the skinny on the best bargains. Here goes:
We're stopping at Save Mart for cantaloupe at 97-cents each; sirloin roast for $2.47lb; Yoplait yogurt 10/$6 and a 4-day sale on corn on the cob 6/96-cents. Other stuff we like: coupons for S&W beans 2/$1; Sunny Select apple juice 2/$3; Hormel lunchmeat $1.99 and an 8-pack of Gatorade for $3.99. 7-UP and Sunkist liters for 89-cents; Sun Chips for $2.50 and Chips Ahoy for $1.99. Cases of Nestle or Arrowhead spring water are $3.50 and a loaf of Sunnyside Farms sandwich bread is $1.59.
In produce, Fresh Express bagged salads are BOGO; green onions, radishes and cilantro are 3/99-cents; a pint of grape tomatoes are BOGO and berries are $2.97 a pint. If you need household items, Cascade dishwasher tablets are $4.99.
Safeway's 4-day weekend sale includes 18-count Lucerne eggs for $2.50; Doritos for $1.99; a case of refreshe water for $2.88 and a bag of frozen boneless, skinless chicken breasts for $1.99lb.
In produce, seedless watermelon is $3.97 each; white peaches and red plums are 99-cents a pound and kiwi fruit is 3/$1.
A 6-pack of Lucerne yogurt is $2.29; Sara Lee Iron Kids bread is $2 a loaf; mix & match General Mills cereals and save $4.Deli counter salads are $1.99 each - but you must buy 2.
If you're looking to clip and save, check out coupons for multi-pack Dannon yogurt $1.49; lucky Charms and Kix for $1.99; Golden Grain pasta for 88-cents; string cheese for $3.99 and Nutri-Grain bars for $2.22.
The Friday Only $5 specials include whole roasted chicken or sliced lunchmeat; large packs of Skinny Cow ice cream treats and Tiramisu cake in the bakery.
Raley's has corn on the cob 3/99-cents; Bartlett pears for 59-cents a pound; cantaloupe or honeydew for $2 each and tomatoes on the vine for $1.29lb. Boneless, skinless chicken breasts are $1.99lb. Rotisserie turkey breast is $6.99; a case of Crystal Geyser is $3.49 and Dreyer's ice cream is $2.99.
Clip-worthy coupons include a 12-pack of Coke for $2.99 and a variety pack of Frito Lay chips for $4.99. Lundberg rice chips are $1.50 a bag.
In the bakery, summer shortcake is $10.99 and a loaf of French bread is $1.88.
If you really want a deal on corn on the cob, check out Sprouts. They are selling white corn 12/$2; tomatoes for 88-cents a pound; peaches and nectarines for 88-cents a pound and green bell pepers 3/$1. Cantaloupe and seedless watermelon is 5lbs for $1.
That's all we have time for this week. Got to run!