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8 Aldi Groceries I’m Buying to Make Back-to-School Time Easier


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Here are eight little luxuries that are perfect for after-school snacking and lunch-box surprises, each for $5 or less!

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PurAqua Italian Sparkling Mineral Water, $4.95

A sip of chilled Italian sparkling mineral water will make you feel like you’re sitting at an Italian café.

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Specially Selected Croissant Buns, $3.99

Aldi’s bakery cannot be beat. These new-to-me buns are ideal for building bus stop-ready breakfast sandwiches during the week. 

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Artisan Lettuce, $2.69 

These baby heads of artisan lettuce can bring any sad desk lunch back from the brink. The leaves are tender and fresh.

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Specially Selected Milk or Dark Chocolate Covered Butter Cookies, $2.50 

Are your kids having trouble deciding between a cookie or chocolate? There’s no need to choose now.

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Southern Grove Almonds, Dried Cranberries, Dark Chocolate Tranquility Trail Mix, $4.99

This grown-up mix will make fall walks even more enjoyable.

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Park Street Deli Sweet! Snack Selects, $2.49 

These pint-sized packs come in several varieties — some savory and some sweet. They come in packs of three.

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Little Salad Bar Lemon Cavatappi Pasta Salad, $4.29

Treat yourself to prepared side dishes during the week instead of making them all from scratch. 

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Choceur Peanut Butter Cups, $3.69

Peanut butter cups might not be a lunchroom-approved sweet, but they make the perfect after-school treat. 

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