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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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menu plans super bowl party

This week the grocery ads are focused a lot on party prep for the Superbowl, so I’m sharing some unique party food ideas!  We are also starting to see berries, cantaloupe and cabbage coming into season and quite a bit of seafood in the ads.

If you want more tips on reducing what you spend on meat and how to save on produce, be sure to watch my latest videos.

*These prices are based off of averages and are subject to change weekly

Broccoli & Bacon Egg Cups – Recipe

Smithfield Center Cut Bacon, 12 oz, $1.33 (Publix)
Broccoli, $1.99 ea. (Bi-Lo)
Smart Balance milk, half gal, $1 (Publix)
Egg Beaters, 15 or 16 oz, 67¢-$1.17 (Publix)
Parmesan (was B1G1 last week at Publix)

(5 Points Plus for 3 cups)

Steamed Chinese Dumplings – Recipe

Egg Beaters, 15 or 16 oz, 67¢-$1.17 (Publix)
Green Cabbage 39¢ lb (Bi-Lo)
Kikkoman Soy Sauce, 42¢ (Walmart)
Wonton Wrappers

(3 Points Plus for 3 dumplings)

Tuna & White Bean Salad – Recipe

Starkist Tuna Pouches, 2.6-3 oz, FREE (Harris Teeter)
*Could also make with canned chicken instead:
Valley Fresh White Chicken, in water, 97% fat free, 12.5 oz, 54¢ (Publix)
Progresso Broth, 32 oz, 92¢ (Publix)
Fresh Express Salad Kit, 6-13.8 oz, $1.44 (Publix)
Green Bell Peppers, 50¢ ea. (Food Lion or Ingles)
Red Cluster Tomatoes $1.99 lb (Bi-Lo)
Food Lion Brand Beans, 50¢ (Food Lion)

(6 Points Plus)

Shrimp w/ Key Lime Cocktail Sauce – Recipe

Southern Home Cooked or Raw Shrimp, 16 oz, B1G1 (Bi-Lo)
Hunt’s Tomato Ketchup, 24 oz, FREE (Publix)
Worchestershire & Hot Pepper Sauce (from pantry)

(4 Points Plus)

Sweet Melon & Berry Toss – Recipe

Florida’s Natural Orange Juice, $2.50 (Publix)
Cantaloupe $1.49- $2 ea. (Harris Teeter, Bi-Lo, Publix)
Strawberries or Blueberries, 1 pt or 16 oz, $1.5-$2 (Publix, Kroger SE)

(4 Points Plus)

Peanut Butter & Jelly Cupcakes – Recipe

Planter’s Low Fat Peanut Butter, 16.3 oz, $1.43 (Publix)
Smucker’s Jam 50% off (Publix)
Semisweet Chocolate chips (hopefully you stocked up at the holidays)
Pantry Baking Ingredients

(4 Points Plus each)