Saturday, December 12, 2015

FIVE DOLLAR FRIDAY

When I was lamenting about the high cost of food on Maui, I forgot to mention my favorite DEAL!  Safeway has $5 Friday.  Lots of items I use often are put on sale.  This Friday Primo ham was $5/lb ... instead of $11.99.  Havarti cheese also $5/lb.  The deli always has a special on a meat and a cheese.




I also got a huge organic salad mix for $5 (usually $7.49).  Lean Cuisine dinners for $2 ($5.29) (I love having these for a late minute quick dinner with a salad).  A gallon of orange juice $5.  And my addiction ... potato chips (half price)!  

The receipt showed a 50% savings ... I love that!!!!





3 comments:

  1. I still can't believe how much food costs on your island! Makes sense but it's just something I never would have thought about if I was thinking of moving there.

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  2. Food is really expensive. Gas is expensive but not a lot of driving. Housing is the most extreme ... median price is $480,000! Interestingly Costco has the same prices as on the mainland! So many food distributors have gone out of business. Smaller restaurants buy at Costco!

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  3. Wow! Look who got the deals! I love how Jean calls it "your" island. Are you Queen?

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