Frugal Family: Deals on Quick Meals

In a hurry? Then check out these deals around town for snacks and meals on-the-go.

Labor Day has been here and gone. That means we’re all getting down to business with work and school and the duties of life. There isn’t much time between homework, meetings and sports practice, so here are some ideas for deals on quick meals or snacks.


Deal: You can “Dine In Like You’re Dining Out,” according to Heinen’s weekly circular. The store has entire meals, desserts, soups and more prepared and ready for carry-out. On sale this week is grilled salmon for $5.25 per 5-ounce serving, mushroom risotto cakes for $2.99 per 4-ounce serving and grilled, marinated vegetables for $1.48 per 4-ounce serving.
Good Until: Sept. 7 through Sept. 13, 2011


Deal: Turkey breast and black forest ham is the $5 featured foot-long sub for the month of September, according to the restaurant's website.
Good Until: Through Sept. 30, 2011


Deal: Sign up to get emails from Bruegger's and get exclusive deals. You also get a free bagel, just for signing up, according to their website.
Good Until: Ongoing


Deal: Get an extra-large, three-topping square pizza for $13.99 or a large one-topping pizza with 20 wings for $21.99. You can download the coupons from their website.
Good Until: Offer good now through Oct. 31, 2011 with coupon only.


Deal: Get any bakery item for $0.99 when you purchase a dinner or lunch entree and a drink.
Good Until: Ongoing


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