Giveaway: $100 Back to School Shopping Spree at Whole Foods Montclair

BY  |  Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012 11:00am  |  COMMENTS (63)

WINNER: Congratulations to anothermontclairmom!

In addition to buying my girls Back to School clothes, shoes and school supplies, I like to star the school year by stocking up on healthy food supplies to send in my girls lunchboxes.

My list has: a case of Horizon milk boxes, new reusable water bottles, Honest Kids  juice pouches, Cascadian Farms Vanilla Crisp granola bars (these are safe for my peanut allergy kid), Kashi cereal bars, Stonyfield Squeezer yogurt tubes, apples (their favorite fruit) and any other yummy and healthy item that I can pack.

If you’re like me, then you’ll want to enter this giveaway contest.

Whole Foods Montclair has generously offered one lucky Barista Kids winner a $100 shopping spree to stock your pantry for Back to School.

To enter, keep reading….

Tell us what’s on your Back to School food shopping list. One person who replies to this post by 11:59 pm EST on Friday, August 17, 2012 will be chosen at random to receive the $100 shopping spree at Whole Foods Montclair. Please post only once.

No purchase necessary. Starts Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 11 am EST and ends Friday, August 17, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. Open to U.S. residents ages 18 years and older. Void where prohibited.

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Good luck!

63 Comments

  1. POSTED BY boonanas  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:25 am

    BRAIN FOOD!!! PEANUT BUTTER.

  2. POSTED BY weezer1773  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:30 am

    Cheddar Cheese, whole wheat bread and apples. Basically the only three things my daughter eats! :)

  3. POSTED BY akd78  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:34 am

    String cheese and yogurt. We need to get more creative!

  4. POSTED BY mtclibn42  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:40 am

    A case of Horizon milk boxes, a new reusable water bottle and yogurt tubes.

  5. POSTED BY cricket  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:46 am

    Yogurt!

  6. POSTED BY newridger  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:49 am

    Applesauce pouches and Cliff Kidz!

  7. POSTED BY njgator  |  August 14, 2012 @ 11:54 am

    Yogurt tubes, apple sauce pouches and fresh fruit.

  8. POSTED BY State Street Pete  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:12 pm

    Lot and lots of processed sugar! Oh sorry, that’s what they get at school.

    Real fruit, fruit pouches, yogurt tubes, and PB&J.

  9. POSTED BY lisaromeo  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:12 pm

    We always make a huge run through WF right before school for…rice milk boxes, applesauce and fruit cups, string cheese, rice crisp bars,chocolate chip cookies, grape tomatoes, veggie stix and chips, pepperoni-like sticks (the healthy version of slim jims!), yogurt, fruit gummies…I could go on and on.

  10. POSTED BY klocascio  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:42 pm

    Soy milk, cereal, dried fruit, almond butter, apples, veggie sticks, and hummus are truly staples.

  11. POSTED BY angelfrias  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:44 pm

    Something other than peanut butter, since it’s not allowed at his school):

  12. POSTED BY mara  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:44 pm

    Tea, hot chocolate mix and Luna bars for my college-bound kid’s dorm room!

  13. POSTED BY stu  |  August 14, 2012 @ 12:50 pm

    Seventh Generation toilet paper. What would be a better environmental lesson for your children than making them aware that six generations of fecal matter have already been wiped with that same piece of toilet tissue that they are wiping with today!

  14. POSTED BY lucylou  |  August 14, 2012 @ 1:20 pm

    String cheese, fruit of all kinds, whole wheat crackers, turkey meatballs, pasta, GoGurt, pink “lemolade,” as the 3 year old calls it, fat free chocolate milk, much wine with which to toast on September 6th.

  15. POSTED BY hf12  |  August 14, 2012 @ 1:25 pm

    PB and J – only “main course” lunch my daughter will eat

  16. POSTED BY shallot  |  August 14, 2012 @ 1:29 pm

    Peanut butter. Snack bags of popcorn. Fruit.

  17. POSTED BY ae0610  |  August 14, 2012 @ 1:38 pm

    Cheese and pretzels

  18. POSTED BY aptdweller  |  August 14, 2012 @ 2:27 pm

    Yogurt, organic ziti, grapes, strawberries, lemonade…

  19. POSTED BY theprimroseplath  |  August 14, 2012 @ 2:38 pm

    Yogurt, granola, and string cheese.

  20. POSTED BY kellyr78  |  August 14, 2012 @ 3:15 pm

    Apple Juice packs, pretzels and yogurt are on our back to school food shopping list.

    kellywcuATyahooDOTcom

  21. POSTED BY kellyr78  |  August 14, 2012 @ 3:17 pm

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    kellywcuATyahooDOTcom

  22. POSTED BY mermont84  |  August 14, 2012 @ 6:01 pm

    I need to buy the family some good healthy snack options – some natural peanut butter and fun new cereal. Definitely some goodies for lunches too!

  23. POSTED BY mermont84  |  August 14, 2012 @ 6:03 pm
  24. POSTED BY mermont84  |  August 14, 2012 @ 6:05 pm

    I Subscribe to your Daily Newsletter!

  25. POSTED BY rak  |  August 14, 2012 @ 8:36 pm

    Fresh fruit, salads and chocolate chip cookies!

  26. POSTED BY shawntv  |  August 14, 2012 @ 9:13 pm

    Yogurt, Newman’s Own cookies, Kind Bars

  27. POSTED BY katvanwin  |  August 14, 2012 @ 9:22 pm

    Our list includes a new re-usable lunch container, yogurt, fruit, and juice with calcium.

  28. POSTED BY msblmfld  |  August 14, 2012 @ 10:07 pm

    soy milk, soy yogurt, dairy free mac and cheese, fruit

  29. POSTED BY hfallon  |  August 14, 2012 @ 10:33 pm

    Clif bars, apples, red peppers, yogurt for the younger one; peanut butter, sandwich cookies, orange juice for the older.

  30. POSTED BY ilona  |  August 14, 2012 @ 10:37 pm

    Apples, granola bars, cheese sticks, celery

  31. POSTED BY ilona  |  August 14, 2012 @ 10:37 pm

    I tweeted @ilonat

  32. POSTED BY ilona  |  August 14, 2012 @ 10:38 pm

    I subscribe to the newsletter

  33. POSTED BY madamerkf  |  August 15, 2012 @ 12:06 am

    juice drinks are on my list

    madamerkf at aol dot com

  34. POSTED BY madamerkf  |  August 15, 2012 @ 12:08 am

    https://twitter.com/madamerkf/status/235588472935694336

    follow you on twitter too

    madamerkf at aol dot com

  35. POSTED BY madamerkf  |  August 15, 2012 @ 12:12 am

    subscribed to the newsletter and sent the email

  36. POSTED BY Hollster  |  August 15, 2012 @ 11:04 am

    organic greek yogurt, organic cheese sticks, health but fun snacks, organic juice boxes, new lunch boxes, new backpacks (2 for each kid, as they just don’t last)…(the list goes on).

  37. POSTED BY bioniclime  |  August 15, 2012 @ 12:18 pm

    Dried Mangos.

  38. POSTED BY johnnyo  |  August 15, 2012 @ 1:57 pm

    Fruit, yogurt, cheese, bread, cereal bars, crackers and chocolate goldfish.

  39. POSTED BY emilyz  |  August 15, 2012 @ 2:06 pm

    Cream cheese, bread, yogurt, fruit, and crackers are a few of the things on my list.

  40. POSTED BY anothermontclairmom  |  August 15, 2012 @ 4:31 pm

    Yogurt, granola and protein bars, fruit, lots of stuff for healthy but filling salds

  41. POSTED BY wotsthechances  |  August 15, 2012 @ 6:37 pm

    Thanks to Wholefoods, I can give my child a healthy diet as he is allergic to many foods. YAY! So here goes….Breakfast -Van’s Dairy free and egg free waffles to start the morning off with scrambled and seasoned Nasoya Tofu.A nice cup of Rice Milk by Rice Dream to wash it down. Lunch -Wholefoods frozen organic-corn, spinach and broccolli sauteed and mixed with brown rice. Afters -yummmmmmmmm a slice of YUMMY vegan carrot cake. Wholefoods fresh mixed fruit and veggie sticks for snacks. That’s just day one…..THANKS WHOLEFOODS!

  42. POSTED BY saras  |  August 15, 2012 @ 7:11 pm

    Yogurt and Cliff bars. Actually the snack list seems endless…

  43. POSTED BY urbanpark  |  August 15, 2012 @ 7:12 pm

    Fresh fruits, yogurt, hummus, cookies!

  44. POSTED BY crankinmontclair  |  August 15, 2012 @ 7:29 pm

    Dried fruit!

  45. POSTED BY ssil  |  August 15, 2012 @ 8:06 pm

    Yogurt, fruits, pb&j, hummus, dried cranberries, special k bars & juice boxes!

  46. POSTED BY montclairjane  |  August 15, 2012 @ 8:32 pm

    Yogurt tubes, avocados, cucumbers, milk, and peanutbutter!!

  47. POSTED BY nina07042  |  August 15, 2012 @ 11:31 pm

    string cheese, turkey, fruit, mini waffles, strawberry cereal bars, and baby carrots, …soft rolls too!

  48. POSTED BY snapsandbits  |  August 16, 2012 @ 8:59 am

    Oh, I love Whole Foods so much! I’d stock up on nut butters and organic apples. I might hit up the fish counter too (even though that’s not a snack)!

  49. POSTED BY momoftwins2006  |  August 16, 2012 @ 10:55 am

    My girls love apple sauce, carrot sticks and yogurts

  50. POSTED BY lcava  |  August 16, 2012 @ 12:34 pm

    Grammy Sammy, Applegates ham and cheese, squeeze yougurt, applesauce, lentil chips, hummus, veggie straws, 365 blueberry waffles, Tempt Hemp milk, Fig Newmans, Annie’s snacks (cookies and crackers)

  51. POSTED BY ginabinna  |  August 16, 2012 @ 1:32 pm

    lots of fruits and veggies, yogurt, peanut butter

  52. POSTED BY lukystarr4  |  August 16, 2012 @ 1:48 pm

    peanut butter crackers, juice drinks, yogurts.

  53. POSTED BY jenna  |  August 16, 2012 @ 1:54 pm

    almond milk drink boxes, hummus, carrots and strawberries.

  54. POSTED BY rockinrobin  |  August 16, 2012 @ 2:34 pm

    apple slices, whole wheat bread, peanut/soy nut butter, jelly, chocolate O’s (Cascadian Farm cereal)…

  55. POSTED BY tkinnj  |  August 16, 2012 @ 6:49 pm

    Cheddar cheese, crackers and apple slices.

  56. POSTED BY nycmontclair  |  August 16, 2012 @ 10:18 pm

    Fruit, cereal bars, cheese, yogurts.

  57. POSTED BY javame  |  August 16, 2012 @ 10:18 pm

    Brie cheese and McIntosh apples.

  58. POSTED BY vlg1  |  August 17, 2012 @ 12:31 pm

    PB and J, fruit, baby carrots.

  59. POSTED BY not a jersey girl  |  August 17, 2012 @ 7:19 pm

    probiotics!

  60. POSTED BY mystik  |  August 17, 2012 @ 7:56 pm

    Yogurt!

  61. POSTED BY dnafails  |  August 17, 2012 @ 9:14 pm

    Dates- to make homemade Lara bars

  62. POSTED BY johar1  |  August 17, 2012 @ 11:22 pm

    Pirate’s booty, Nature’s Best Sesame St fruit bars, Bunny cheese crackers, Plum veggie stix

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