Aldi’s and CVS Shopping

Another great week at Aldi’s and CVS. All summer our CVS store was in a temporary location, they opened the brand new store last week and it’s great. I was excited to score Free Toilet Paper this week.


Aldis 9.14.09

This is a partial shopping trip. Some highlights are…

Lettuce, Broccoli, Cauliflower    3 for $2.00

Chicken Drumsticks   $2.39/bag

Garlic      $.79/bag

Eggs         $.79

Total  $44.51 for 33 items



I usually pick up a few things at Walmart that I can’t find at Aldi’s.

4 Velvetta Shells & Cheese   $.98  (had 2 coupons)

Chai Tea        $3.82    (this last me all week, compared to one trip to the Coffee Shop at $4.00 per cup)

Gum    $.96  (B1G1 coupon)

Shell Macaroni and Linquine   $1.00/box

Cream of Celery Soup $.92

Sorry can’t find my receipt for my total.

CVS – First Trip

CVS 9.14.09

3 Suave Shampoo         $6.00   (Sale $2/ea and received $2/ECB)

Milk   $1.99  ($.99 after receiving $1/ECB)

Aussie Shampoo   (Raincheck for $2.99 and received $2/ECB)

Grip Pens       (Raincheck for $.99 and received $1/ECB = FREE)

Total Spent  $14.66 – received $7/ECB

CVS – Second Trip

CVS 9.15.09

Toilet Paper   (Sale $5.99 – $1 coupon)

Gum  ($1.19 – B1G1 coupon)

Total Spent $.63!!!  Used ECB for Free Toilet Paper

$1.00 ECB still left for the next trip

For more great deals, please visit:

~Frugal Fridays hosted by Life As Mom

~The Grocery Cart Challenge

~Deal Seeking Mom

~Keeping the Kingdom First

~A Virtuous Woman



  1. Wow, I don’t have an Aldi’s near me :( But I think I went to one in Germany of all places!
    .-= Cheryl@SomewhatCrunchy´s last blog ..Works for Me and What Can I Eat =-.

  2. Charlene says:

    Thanks for linking to Mission Possible–I’ll be back close to all of my drugstores in a couple more weeks–I’m really looking forward to going CVSing again!


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