I Love Grocery Shopping (Giveaway)

One of my favorite things to do is grocery shop. I like finding new products to try, and I love finding great deals.

In my town, I only have a few choices of grocery stores and my store of choice is always Kroger. They seem to carry the most variety and, as long as I follow their weekly deals, I don’t spend any more there each week than I would at a cheaper place. Plus, the quality is SO much better than the other stores here.

If you live near a Kroger (or Kroger family store), you probably know about their Cart Buster Savings Event!

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Basically, from February 27th through March 12th, Kroger and its family of stores put on their biggest-ever promotion and you can find the best and lowest prices around on more than 35 brands, across more than 60 categories from General Mills, P & G, Nestle, Pepsi and Kroger Banner Brands. During the Cart Buster Savings Event, you´ll find great savings in almost every department at the Kroger Family of Stores, which includes Kroger, Ralph´s, King Soopers, City Market, Dillons, Smith´s, Fry´s, QFC, Baker´s, Owen´s, Jay C Food Stores, Hilander, Gerbes, Food4Less, Pay Less Super Markets and Scott´s Food & Pharmacy.

Want to know some of the items on sale during the event?

Multigrain Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Pillsbury, Betty Crocker, Progresso, Green Giant, Cascadian Farm, Tide, Charmin, Bounty, Pampers, Pantene, Crest, Iams, Febreze, Old Spice, Bounce, DiGiorno´s, Nestle Toll House, Juicy Juice, Coffee-Mate, Edy´s, Stouffer´s, Lean Cuisine, Hot Pockets, Nestle Candy, Purina and more!

When I went shopping last weekend, I stocked up on all kinds of things:

  • Kroger brand canned tomatoes
  • Kroger brand olives
  • Nestle chocolate chips
  • Cascadian Farm frozen fruits
  • toothpaste
  • paper towels
  • laundry detergent
  • frozen veggies
  • and more!

Thanks to the Kroger Family of Stores, General Mills/Nestle/P&G , and MyBlogSpark, I was able to take advantage of the special deals going on right now at Kroger with a giftcard and you can, too!

To enter to win your own $25 giftcard to any Kroger family of stores:

Leave a comment telling me what YOU plan to stock up on!

Good luck! I’ll be picking the winner Thursday, 3/10.

Looking for even more ways to add money to your pocket? Visit Facebook.com/Kroger to participate in their "Deal of the Day" promotion! During each day of Kroger´s Cart Buster Savings Event, be one of the first 1000 people to click on the deal link and receive a free load-to-card coupon for the featured daily item.

47 Responses to “I Love Grocery Shopping (Giveaway)”

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    Lindsay @ The Lean Green Bean — March 4, 2011 at 3:06 pm

    i really need to restock my pantry!!

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    susitravl — March 4, 2011 at 3:18 pm

    I always stock up on Toll House Morsels, Green Giant Veggies and Betty Crocker Mixes.
    susitravl(at)gmail(dot)com

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    Kristy — March 4, 2011 at 3:19 pm

    I plan on stocking up on my canned goods. My husband and I have been making a lot of crockpot soups lately so the beans, tomatoes and canned veggies need to be stocked back up!

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    Mami2jcn — March 4, 2011 at 3:29 pm

    I plan to stock up on Tide detergent. Thanks for the chance!

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    lynn @ the actor's diet — March 4, 2011 at 3:33 pm

    you can never have enough snacks, as far as i’m concerned. thanks for the giveaway!

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    KD — March 4, 2011 at 3:39 pm

    I always stock up on canned goods like fruits and veggies and definitely paper products!

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    Carrie @ TV and Dinners — March 4, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    I randomly went to Kroger yesterday and saw the sales. Totally stocked up on Cascadian Farms granola. I need to go back and check out the frozen fruit and veggies!

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    Christie {Nourishing Eats} — March 4, 2011 at 4:02 pm

    I love Kroger, too. I would probably stock up on canned tomatoes!!

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    Erin — March 4, 2011 at 4:05 pm

    You can never have too many frozen veggies or canned tomatoes on hand!

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    Shannon — March 4, 2011 at 4:56 pm

    i’m in need of some toilet paper and tissues… and i’d totally stock up on chocolate chips and frozen fruits and veggies!!

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    jc — March 4, 2011 at 4:57 pm

    i’d stock up on oats! thank you!

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    natalie (the sweets life) — March 4, 2011 at 6:11 pm

    we’re moving in a few weeks so i’d stock up on non-perishables to fill our pantry when we arrive! :)

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    Erica — March 4, 2011 at 6:12 pm

    What a giveaway! I’d use this when I visit my relatives (they have a Kroger down the street). I’d stock up on Cascadian Farm products (love them) and I love Kroger’s generic brand products. Hope you have a nice weekend

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    Cellabella — March 4, 2011 at 6:24 pm

    I’d definitely stock up on Cheerios and Pillsbury Orange Rolls :)

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    Jess@atasteofconfidence — March 4, 2011 at 6:44 pm

    I’d stock up on cereal and PB!

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    Jessie C. — March 4, 2011 at 6:54 pm

    I’d stock up on Multigrain Cheerios and Green Giant veggies
    tcarolinep at gmail dot com

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    Danielle — March 4, 2011 at 7:26 pm

    I’d get the usual goods. With the increasing cost of gas, every penny helps! ;)

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    Mary @ Bites and Bliss — March 4, 2011 at 8:53 pm

    I LOVE Kroger!! I used to think it was more expensicve to shop there than at WalMart..but I save a ton of money by buying their brands and shopping the sales. :) I stock up on bananas mainly! Which is even better because they have “overripe” bananas priced even lower.

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    Deanna G. — March 4, 2011 at 9:04 pm

    I plan to stock up on Cheerios & Yoplait yogurt! :)

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    amy — March 4, 2011 at 9:17 pm

    canned tomatoes and beans – i swear i use one of these two items every single day! definitely no risk of ever running out!

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    Amy B @ Second City Randomness — March 4, 2011 at 10:04 pm

    I always make sure to stock up on the frozen veggies and cereal. I could probably live for a week off of just those things… not joking!

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    kalin — March 4, 2011 at 10:11 pm

    we are going to fred meyer (kroger owned) today to stock up on kitty litter. we’re almost out and that’s a BAD thing to run out of!

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    Heather M — March 4, 2011 at 11:20 pm

    I need to stock up on everything!! Way too long since I’ve been grocery shopping!

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    Lindsay Y — March 4, 2011 at 11:27 pm

    My favorite thing to stock up on is cereal, we go through a lot of it!

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    Emily — March 5, 2011 at 12:13 am

    We have King Soopers out here in Colorado and I shop there every week! I love that they have organic produce. I would definitely stock up on cereal…I eat it every morning and can’t get enough! I will definitely check out the frozen fruit, too. I love smoothies!

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    Christine — March 5, 2011 at 1:08 am

    I’d stock up on dry goods that won’t go bad right away… cereal, crackers, etc. Yum!

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    Caroline — March 5, 2011 at 5:34 am

    Granola, fruit, and everything to make chili!!!

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    Mari — March 5, 2011 at 5:55 am

    I’ll stock up on Charmin and Stouffers.

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    Sarah — March 5, 2011 at 6:38 am

    Mmm. Stocking up on some yummy cereals like Multigrain Cheerios and Cinnamon Toast Crunch sounds like a good idea to me!

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    Jen — March 5, 2011 at 12:41 pm

    Cereal, canned tomatoes, pasta sauce. And of course paper goods are always a good thing. Side note: I didn’t realize all those stores were in the “Kroger family.” Interesting!

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    Carrie conforti — March 5, 2011 at 1:50 pm

    I need to stock up on walnuts, almonds, frozen veggies, tuna, egg whites… The list goes on!! :)

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    Kathryn — March 5, 2011 at 4:20 pm

    Def Betty Crocker baking mixes (to play around with) and cereal- can never have too many varieties!

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    Amanda @ The Artsy Kitchen — March 5, 2011 at 9:10 pm

    Oh, man, I was just at Kroger today, and I’m so oblivious, I had no idea this was going on!! Will have to go back and stock up on some stuff! Thanks for sharing!

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    Raven In A Blue Room (Louis) — March 6, 2011 at 7:26 am

    I am planning to stock up on Pampers

    Thank you for hosting this giveaway

    Louis
    schnitzomage {at} gmail {dot} com

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    Coleen — March 6, 2011 at 7:30 pm

    I would buy a lot of cereal. My husband eats 2 bowls a day and it would be great to stock up when it’s cheap.

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    sarah (sarah learns) — March 6, 2011 at 10:09 pm

    i’m moving in a month, so i’m trying to eat up my pantry now. if i won i would restock my pantry with lots of canned good and dry grains. i’ll probably need some baking supplies too! :)

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    Karin A. — March 7, 2011 at 12:12 am

    Tide, Charmin, Pillsbury products, etc.

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    Johannah B — March 7, 2011 at 3:40 am

    I need to get some Cheerios, GG Veg and Tide.
    1prizewinner at gmail dot com

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    Jen — March 7, 2011 at 5:31 am

    We have QFC here and they have the best cottage cheese – weird, I know. They don’t all taste the same. Oh, and the usual suspects: toilet paper, detergent, kale, oranges, oatmeal.
    Thanks!

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    Jen — March 7, 2011 at 4:52 pm

    I need a general re-stock of pantry items! Awesome giveaway :)

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    Meghan — March 7, 2011 at 8:28 pm

    Stocking up on Cherrios!! With a 1 year old, that is a necessity!

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    Brittany — March 8, 2011 at 2:56 am

    Besides Whole Foods Trader Joes and Ellwoods, Kroger is my go-to grocery store. I’d love to stock up on the things there with a gift card. :)

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    Jenny — March 8, 2011 at 4:00 pm

    I so badly need to stock up on pastas and and my baking essentials.

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    Katie F — March 8, 2011 at 9:23 pm

    I would stock up on canned tomato’s and canned mushrooms, I buy them and use them in almost everything :)

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    jenna — March 9, 2011 at 1:55 pm

    I always keep a well stocked pantry. rice, beans, veggie/chicken broth. healthy cooking starts with a well stocked pantry and fridge!

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    Liz M. — March 10, 2011 at 4:45 am

    I plan to stock up on Tide and Charmin!

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