This week’s deals

$12.59

From Rite Aid ($.81):

Thermacare Back wrap ($3.99; used $3.99 in-ad coupon) FREE!

Nivea lip care x 2 ($1; used $2/2 coupon) FREE!

Tiny Sweetheart boxed candies (not pictured) ($.25, clearance 90% off)

From Fred Meyer ($1.66)

Muir Glen tomato sauce x 2 ($1.79; $1/1 coupon x 2)

Muir Glen tomato paste x 2 ($1.29; $.75 coupon x 2)

Random $1 coupon

From Albertsons (1st transaction: $7.75)

Rice Krispies x 4 ($1.88;  $1/2 coupon x 4 + 4 doublers)

Raisin Bran ($1.88; $.70/1 coupon + doubler)

Simply Lemonade (raspberry!) x 2 ($2.50; $1/1 coupon x 2 + 2 doublers)

Bananas 3.48 lbs ($.79/lb – UGH!)

(I was disappointed with this transaction because I had expected the produce to be free based on the $1 fruit coupons on the Kelloggs boxes. Too many manufacturer coupons.)

From Albertsons (2nd transaction: $2.37)

Hefty 15 ct gallon freezer bags x 2 ($2; $1/1 coupon x 2 + 2 doublers) FREE!

Nutella Spread ($3.99; $1/1 coupon + doubler)

Zone Perfect bars x 5 ($1; $.55/1 coupon x 5 + 5 doublers) FREE!

Savings: $39.75 or 76%