See It to Believe It: Best Deals Ever

One of the first places I like to go when I’m home in Pennsylvania is our local discount grocery store. I always get phenomenal deals on healthy hidden gems!

There’s plenty of non-healthy items too, which sometimes make their way into my cart as well. What can I say?

Many of the items are so cheap because they are near their expiration date. Some are actually past their ‘best by’ date. But I’m always shocked at the amazing deals I can get. The dates don’t usually bother me.

Here’s a recap of some of this week’s finds. You have to see it to believe it!

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MaraNatha Creamy Almond Butter, $3.99. Typically $6-8.


IMG_6325Vita Coco coconut water latte drink, $0.59. Typically $2-3.


square bar vegan protein bar

Squarebar organic vegan protein bar, $0.99. Typically $2.50.


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Wild Friends organic chocolate sunflower butter, $3.99. Typically, $8-9.


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Purely Elizabeth blueberry hemp granola, $1.79. Typically, $6.99.


Puffins peanut butter chocolate cereal

Puffins peanut butter and chocolate cereal (like adult Reese’s Puffs!) for $1.29. Typically $3-4.


And perhaps the biggest surprise of all…

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Freaking Oatmega Bars!! This is the company I work part-time for in Austin. I could NOT believe I found them up north in Pennsylvania — in such a random place, nonetheless. I texted my manager immediately. $0.99 for these babies… typically closer to $2 each. What a steal!


Sweets and Beets

I had the most amazing long weekend at home. Seeing my friends and family truly made my birthday/Memorial Day weekend one of the best yet. I’ll be posting a full recap soon!

But for now, tell me:

  • What’s the best deal you’ve gotten lately on a health food item?
  • Would you eat something past its expiration date?
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6 thoughts on “See It to Believe It: Best Deals Ever

  1. Lucky you! I never find those things on sale for more than like a dollar off.

    I definitely eat some things past their expiration date, although my old food safety management professor would be horrified if she knew that haha

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  2. there is literally nothing better than getting discounts on your favorite food!! i used to have a great place back in vancouver where i could find all my fav things at a reasonable price. unfortunately in toronto i have yet to find that store. i’ll have to keep looking!!

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  3. Why did I never know of this fabulous discount grocery store?! 😉

    I typically ignore dates on a label – doesn’t bother me! However, I DO have friend who live by the date on the label. Past even the “best buy” date? Toss! I think that’s so weird, but to each, their own!

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