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Simple Truth Power Salad & over $100 in Kroger Coupons

by Freebies4Mom on January 2, 2017 8:13 am

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Kroger. All opinions are my own.

Simple Truth Power Salad & over $100 in Kroger Coupons

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Start your New Year off right and save over $100 on healthy foods at Kroger. Starting January 1, you can click here to load over $100 worth of digital Kroger coupons so that you can save on brands like Simple Truth, Nature’s Bounty, Silk, Tyson, Sundown, So Delicious, Nature’s Path, Odwalla and more (thru Feb. 4). Visit WellnessStartsNow.com for healthy recipes and tips.

Wellness Your Way: Digital Kroger Coupons

I stocked up on Simple Truth products, one of my favorite brands to buy at Kroger. I saved a ton of money on Simple Truth with my digital coupons and I got everything I needed to make a Simple Truth Power Salad ~ get my recipe below!

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You’ll love this Simple Truth Power Salad because it’s healthy balanced eating meal and so easy to put together. The only ingredients that you’ll need to chop are the Simple Truth Colossal Roasted Chicken and the Simple Truth Chives. Here’s my recipe:

Simple Truth Power Salad

An easy salad that has enough protein to make a complete meal!

Ingredients

Simple Truth Organic Salad 50/50 Blend

Simple Truth Colossal Roasted Chicken (chopped)

Simple Truth Dried Cranberries

Simple Truth Soynuts Roasted & Salted

Simple Truth Sunflower Raw Seeds

Simple Truth Feta Cheese

Simple Truth Chives (finely diced)

Simple Truth Balsamic Vinaigrette dressing

Mushrooms

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients large  large bowl and top with Simple Truth Balsamic Vinaigrette dressing.

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Don’t miss this savings opportunity and download your $100+ in digital coupons for Kroger. Remember to always scan your Kroger Plus Shopper’s Card at the register because the savings will really add up! In 2016, I saved an amazing $2,538.77 by using my Kroger Plus Card

Which Simple Truth products at Kroger are you excited about buying to get back in shape for the New Year? Post a comment and tell me!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Kroger. The opinions and text are all mine. Please read my Disclosure Policy.

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Cranberry White Chocolate Holiday Cookies & Meijer Deal

by Freebies4Mom on December 17, 2016 2:06 pm


Cranberry White Chocolate Holiday Cookies & Meijer Deal
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It’s time to share some holiday cookies! I made Country Crock Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies using Country Crock from Meijer. Take advantage of this current mPerks offer at Meijer to:  Buy one (15 oz.) Country Crock Spread, Get a FREE Country Crock Spread (thru December 25). Find your closest Meijer store and sign-up for mPerks so you can get this deal too!

Buy One Country Crock Spread, Get One Free at Meijer
I shopped at Meijer for Country Crock and the ingredients to make Country Crock Holiday Cookies. I enjoy baking at this time of year so I can deliver treats to our neighbors. Baking with Country Crock is easy because it adds delicious flavor to your baked goods. Country Crock Spread is made from simple ingredients:  delicious oils, purified water and a pinch of salt.

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I enjoyed making these cookies from the basic Country Crock Holiday Cookies recipe and adding these mix-ins:  dried julienned cranberries, white chocolate baking chips. My kids helped me deliver these cookies to neighbors to wish them Happy Holidays.

During the hectic holiday season, this is an easy recipe you can whip up as a gift for friends and neighbors. Don’t forget to pick up your free Country Crock Spread when you buy Country Crock Spread at Meijer thru Dec. 25.

What kind of Holiday Cookies will you make?

Leave a comment on my post to tell me what mix-ins you’re using for your Holiday Cookies?

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Shop Family Dollar for Christmas: Santa & Rudolph Cookies, Stocking Stuffers, Gifts
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You’ve got to make these Santa & Rudolph Cookies and Candy Cane Crush Trifle. See what stocking stuffers and gifts I picked up at Family Dollar for Christmas. I shopped for Christmas recipe ingredients, stocking stuffers and gifts at Family Dollar and saved $6.75 by using Smart Coupons. Sign-up for Smart Coupons, digital coupons you can apply by entering your phone number into the keypad at the register. You’ll find a wide selection of over 100 coupons with values ranging from $0.25 to $5.00. Your pocketbook will love this newest way to save at Family Dollar by using Smart Coupons!

Save Hundreds with Smart Coupons at Family Dollar

Have you signed up for Smart Coupons at Family Dollar? It’s so easy to save money at Family Dollar without using a loyalty card. After logging in, I clip my coupons, email them to myself so I have a printable list, then go shopping at Family Dollar where I enter my phone number into the keypad at the register.  I can always find Family Dollar Smart Coupons that I can use on my shopping trip because they issue such a wide variety of high-value coupons. My favorite coupons are the ones they occasionally release that are valid on any purchase! Please check the Family Dollar site on a regular basis for the most up to date offers as they change frequently.

Shop Family Dollar for Christmas Gifts

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I saved $6.75 by clipping Smart Coupons for my Family Dollar shopping trip. My savings included a $5 off $25+ coupon on any purchase, an OREO coupon, and a Betty Crocker baking mix coupon. You’ll want to check the Family Dollar website for the current Smart Coupons. With over 100 coupons to choose from, you’ll definitely find a few coupons to use!

I also like to browse the Weekly Deals at Family Dollar to see the price drops and help me make my shopping list. When I went shopping, I found lots of Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers priced at $1 WOW (my favorite price!). Don’t forget to take advantage of other ways to save at Family Dollar including weekly deals and $1 WOW prices. Please note that prices vary by location. What will you find at Family Dollar for Christmas?

If you’ve got a Family Dollar store near you, sign-up for Smart Coupons today:

Step 1Click the red “Sign Up” button or text SMART to 28767

Step 2 – Enter your email address, password, name and phone number. Then click on the red “Sign Up” button.

Step 3 – Click on the red “Start Clipping” button

Step 4 – Click on the coupons you want to add to your account.

Step 5 – Print your shopping list and head to Family Dollar! Enter your phone number into the keypad at the register.

Santa & Rudolph Cookies from Nutter Butters from Family Dollar

Ready to learn how to make my Santa & Rudolph Cookies from Nutter Butter cookies? I promise they are easy to make and your kids can help you! This is an “assembly only” recipe, so no baking is involved! I melted chocolate chips that I bought at Family Dollar using a double broiler on the stove. If you’d like a thinner chocolate on your cookies, I recommend using brown melting chocolate. Here are the instructions to make these cookies:
Santa & Rudolph Cookies from Nutter Butters from Family Dollar

SANTA & RUDOLPH COOKIES

Ingredients Needed:

  • Nutter Butter cookies
  • Red Hot Candies
  • Small Round Red Chocolate Candies
  • Candy Eyes
  • Mini Pretzel Twists
  • Red Decorating Sugar
  • White Melting Chocolate
  • Semisweet Chocolate Chips or Brown Melting Chocolate

Step 1 – Microwave your white melting chocolate and semisweet chocolate chips or brown melting chocolate in the microwave following the package instructions.

Step 2 – Dip the Nutter Butter cookies in the melted semisweet chocolate chips or brown melting chocolate. I like to dip them so only one side is complete coated with chocolate.

Step 3 – Dip the Nutter Butter cookies in the white melting chocolate:  halfway on one side (for the beard) and a third of the way on the other side (for the hat).

Step 4 – Apply two candy eyes, one red hot candy and two pretzels to create the face of the Rudoph Cookie.

Step 5 – Dip part of the hat in the red decorating sugars being sure to leave a strip of white for the hat’s furry white rim.

Step 6 – Apply two candy eyes and one small round red chocolate candy by dabbing on a small amount of white melting chocolate to the back so they will stick to the cookie.

Step 7 – Drip a small amount of white melting chocolate onto one side of the hat to create the hat’s white pom pom.

Now you’ve got adorable cookies for Christmas and you didn’t even have to turn on your oven! Let’s see what else we can make for dessert.

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Now that you’ve got your cookies, let’s make a trifle! My family loves candy canes, so I crushed candy canes to include in my Candy Cane Crush Trifle for Christmas. Here are the instructions on how to make this dessert:

Candy Cane Crush Trifle from Family Dollar

CANDY CANE CRUSH TRIFLE

Ingredients Needed:

  • Chocolate Pudding (chilled overnight)
  • Vanilla Pudding (chilled overnight)
  • Brownie Crumbs (prepared day before)
  • Whipped Cream
  • Candy Canes (crushed)

Step 1 – Your first layer will be vanilla pudding. Smooth into an even layer with the back of a spoon.

Step 2 – Your second layer will be brownie crumbs. Smooth into an even layer with the back of a spoon.

Step 3 – Your third layer will be crushed candy canes. You can crush them by placing them inside a sealable plastic bag and then crushing them with a hammer (kids love to help with this part).

Step 4 – Your fourth layer will be chocolate pudding. Smooth into an even layer with the back of a spoon.

Step 5 – Your fifth layer will be whipped cream. Sprinkle crushed candy canes on top and serve!

Santa Cookies and Candy Cane Crush Trifle from Family Dollar
Christmas Stocking Stuffers from Family Dollar

While I was shopping at Family Dollar, I looked for stocking stuffers and found some great ones! There was a wide selection of Christmas candy and I got glow clappers, solar dancers and crystal growing kits.

Christmas Mugs from Family Dollar

I found these adorable Christmas Mugs for only $2 each to use as gifts. I also stocked up on small gift tins for only $1 each. They are the perfect size for gifting cookies to neighbors (not too big so we can deliver them to a lot of neighbors).

Christmas Gift Tins from Family Dollar

Be sure to clip your Smart Coupons for Family Dollar before you go shopping! Remember to enter your phone number into the keypad at the register when you checkout. It’s a smart money-saving tool to make your dollars go further this Christmas!

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Best Ever Banana Bread Recipe: Make Something Unbelievably Good

by Freebies4Mom on December 9, 2016 10:45 pm

Best Ever Banana Bread Recipe: Make Something Unbelievably Good
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There’s nothing better than warm banana bread right out of the oven! I’m making this Best Ever Banana Bread Recipe using I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! from Meijer. Take advantage of this current mPerks offer at Meijer to:  Buy two (15 oz.) I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!, Get FREE 5 lb. bag of Meijer Flour (thru December 25). Find your closest Meijer store and sign-up for mPerks so you can get this deal too!

Best Ever Banana Bread Recipe: Make Something Unbelievably Good
I shopped at Meijer for I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! and the ingredients to make Best Ever Banana Bread. I love baking with I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! because it’s made with real, simple ingredients like a blend of delicious oils, purified water and a pinch of salt.

Did you know that baking with I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter makes your banana bread more moist? It’s true and you also enjoy the benefits of less fat and calories than butter. You can feel good about the simple ingredients and the fresh buttery taste!

Best Ever Banana Bread Recipe: Make Something Unbelievably Good

My family loves this banana bread and enjoys it for a snack or for dessert. We like to warm it up in the microwave, spread I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! on top and then sprinkle it with cinnamon sugar!

During the hectic holiday season, this is an easy recipe you can whip up to make something unbelievably good and give your family the gift of fresh baked banana bread. Don’t forget to pick up your free Meijer Flour when you buy I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! at Meijer thru Dec. 25.

Why does Banana Bread make you bananas?

Leave a comment on my post to tell me why you love banana bread too?

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Greek Minute® Rice Multi-Grain Medley Salad Recipe

by Freebies4Mom on November 21, 2016 12:00 pm

Tracking PixelI’m excited to bring you this post sponsored by Minute Rice. As always, my opinions are my own and are not edited by the sponsor.

Greek Minute® Multi-Grain Medley Salad Recipe

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I wanted to share my new recipe with you:  Greek Minute® Rice Multi-Grain Medley Salad. The flavor is amazing and it can be made quickly with the convenience of Minute® Multi-Grain Medley, an instant grain blend of brown rice, red rice, wild rice and quinoa. You are going to love creating recipes with all of the Minute Rice products because they are ready in just 10 minutes!

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I served my Greek Minute Multi-Grain Medley Salad for lunch and my family loved it. It’s a filling meal or side dish because with the chick peas and feta cheese this salad has protein too. I’m excited to discover the new Multi-Grain Medley because it’s made from 100% whole grain, is a good source of fiber and it cooks in only 10 minutes. It’s a great option for those who are gluten-free and I love how colorful it is! It’s also a great recipe to make for your tailgating party!

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This salad is a quick and easy recipe packed with flavor! You can serve it as a side dish or as a main dish because it’s got protein in it. My family loved eating it with toasted pita bread!

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Quick salad with Greek flavor!
Ingredients
  • 1 box (use 2 of 4 bags) of Minute Multi-Grain Medley (cooked & chilled overnight)
  • 1 can (15 oz.) of chick peas or garbanzo beans (drained)
  • 1 cup sliced Greek Kalamata Olives (drained)
  • ½ purple onion (finely diced)
  • 2 cups small grape tomatoes (halved)
  • 6 oz. curmbled feta cheese
  • ½ cup fresh dill (finely diced, stems removed)
  • ¼ cup olive oil
Instructions
  1. Cook the Minute Multi-Grain Medley the night before so it can chill in the refrigerator overnight.
  2. Combine all ingredients, adding in the olive oil last before tossing it together to blend ingredients.
  3. Serve chilled with warm pita bread (you can rub it with olive oil then toast it in the oven at 350 degrees for 5 minutes each side)

 

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Minute  Recipe Ideas

I was lucky to get invited to a Football Watch Party featuring Minute Rice Recipes in Houston at the home of The Simple Parent with my fellow bloggers. I got to taste a lot of new recipes made with Minute Rice products and chat with my blogging friends about football, cooking and more.

Minute Rice Recipe Ideas

Minute Rice Recipe Ideas

One of my favorite recipes were these Mushroom & Bacon Risotto Bites with a dipping sauce. Another recipe I tried was a delicious twist on the traditional chicken pot pie made by A Day in Motherhood:  Easy Chicken Pot Pie Casserole. I was so impressed with the wide variety of dishes that everyone brought using Minute Rice products.

Mushroom & Bacon Risotto Bites

 

I’m keeping Minute Rice products stocked in my pantry because even when I’m rushed to prepare a weeknight dinner for my family, Minute Rice will always fit into my wholesome meal plan.

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Please leave a comment to share!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Minute Rice. The opinions and text are all mine, please read my Disclosure Policy.

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