Publix October Fresh Savings Event


Fall is such a busy time of year.  Just as you have transitioned in to a new school year,  complete with after school snacks and quick weeknight meals, more cooking challenges arise with the arrival of football season and the upcoming holiday season.  Since I’ll be amping up my activity in the kitchen this summer, it is great to find savings as much as I can.  Enter Publix!

This month Publix is offering a October Fresh Savings, where we can  save on deli, produce and meat.  Featured brands include Hellmann’s, Quaker, Nature Valley, Propel, Knorr, Betty Crocker, Progresso and Lipton. [Read more…]

Breakfast Savings at Publix

Breakfast Savings at Publix

Today we continue with the topic of back to school savings and back to school food with Cheerios and Publix.  Publix is making breakfast more affordable with their printable coupons, and right now they have a a featured coupon on Cheerios and Florida Orange Juice.

Cheerios are available in a range of flavors the whole family loves, from the original Cheerios in the yellow box, to Honey Nut Cheerios, to fun flavors like Dulce de Leche and Fruity, and new Cheerios Protein, available in two irresistible flavors: Cinnamon Almond and Oats & Honey. All Cheerios are made with whole grain first ingredient, and do not have high fructose corn syrup.

And for the perfect Back to School breakfast combination, pair Cheerios with 100% Florida Orange Juice — an excellent source of vitamin C, providing at least 100% of the Daily Value. A delicious 8-ounce glass of 100% Florida orange juice is also a good source of potassium and other vitamins like folate and thiamin. And as a complement to whole fruit, drinking an 8-ounce glass of 100% Florida orange juice is an easy and refreshing way to add more fruit servings to your mornings.

  • Save $2 when you buy any 1 Cheerios 10.9oz or larger AND any 1 100% Florida Orange Juice 59oz or larger” (this sale will include both flavors of Cheerios Protein)

Click here to pick up your printable coupons.

Big G Breakfast Event at Publix

Big G Breakfast Event


It’s Back to School Time, and you know what that means!  Cabinets full of options for breakfast and after school snacks.  I talked about After School Snacking a little bit last week, and we’ll surely have more posts on that later, but today we’re switching gears to talk about breakfast!

We just stocked up on some of our favorite breakfast items, including Cheerios cereal and Gluten Free Chex Oatmeal.  These items are not only delicious, but they are also nutritious and something you can feel good about feeding to your kids. [Read more…]

Yoplait Save Lids to Save Lives and Publix Giveaway


As you may know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Each year Yoplait helps out with this cause with their Save Lids to Save Lives campaign.  Though this and other programs General Mills has donated more than $50 million dollars to the cause.

This year, people are being asked to participate in Pledge Your Part, a new online initiative designed to encourage and empower them to make a pledge to help fight breast cancer, whether through saving lids, participating in a breast cancer awareness event, or in any way they choose. [Read more…]

The Best Meals Happen at Home (with $25 Publix Giveaway!)

As promised, today we’ve got a fun promotion and a giveaway from Publix!  I know I’m guilty of opting for fast food, when we’re pressed for time, but the truth is that dinner doesn’t have to take a lot of time or ingredients to make.

Publix knows that the best meals happen at home, so they are excited to help you enjoy family mealtime without having to stress about what to prepare or spending hours in the kitchen. Stop by Publix during their “Best Meals Happen at Home” event to find great savings on some of your favorite products. offers you fantastic recipes, which can be cooked in 30 minutes or less.

Go by and check out their website to find something that your family would love for dinner this week, perhaps something like these Buffalo Chicken Crescents. (You know I love buffalo!)

Buffalo Chicken Crescents:

Prep time: 10 Min
Start to Finish: 30 Min
Makes: 4 sandwiches


2 cans (4 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent rolls
1 cup shredded cooked chicken
2 tablespoons chopped celery
1/4 cup Buffalo wing sauce
3 tablespoons crumbled blue cheese

Separate or cut dough into 4 long rectangles, press perforations to seal. Place rectangles on ungreased cookie sheet.
In bowl, mix chicken, celery and sauce. Spoon mixture on half of each rectangle; sprinkle with blue cheese. Fold dough over filling; press edges with fork to seal.
Bake at 375°F 13 to 16 minutes.

And while visiting  you can also sign up to receive emails with weekly recipes and coupon offers that will help you save up to $200 this year.

And from June 21st through June 27th, you can get great savings on participating brands during the “Best Meals Happen at Home” event at Publix, and while your shopping look for money saving coupons that will be valid through July 11th, 2012.

Giveaway: One Simply Sweet Home reader will win a $25 Publix gift card.  To win, use the Rafflecopter form below.

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