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  • Item #: 066561
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $9.49

     Includes cardboard box pancake mix, cookie mix, granola bars, macaroni and cheese, popcorn, spaghetti noodles, chocolate pudding, and saltine crackers Also includes a shopping list.

  • Item #: 066560
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $9.49

     These empty cans are made of a thick cardboard and have a removable lid. Cans are labeled tuna, tomato sauce, corn, peas, pineapples slice, sliced peaches, cherries, green beans, mushrooms, and alphabet soup.

  • Item #: 066559
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.99

    A metal wire grocery basket holds a box of spaghetti noodles, brownie mix, granola bars, and fruit snacks, as well as cans of tuna, mixed fruit, baked beans, and chicken noodle soup.

  • Item #: 066558
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.49

    Includes a carton of milk and orange juice, a container of yogurt and parmesan cheese, a box of butter and cream cheese, and a package of cheese and lunch meat.

  • Item #: 073457
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $25.99

    Stock the grocery shelves with the Companion Collection. Set includes 70 pieces, including 2 cans, 5 boxes, grocer apron, conveyor divider bar, cloth shopping bag, stocked grab & go rack (with gum, granola bar, magazine, etc.), play $, cards and coupons. 13.5”x10.5”x3.5”.

  • Item #: 046054
    Retail: $199.99
    Rainbow Price: $182.99

    Come visit the neighborhood grocery! This realistic-looking store set includes shelf space and checkout counter with pretend play hand-crank conveyor belt, beeping scanner, card-swiping machine, and cash drawer with keypad/calculator. The free-standing wooden play space features curved corners and rounded edges for safer play. Measures 42"H x 35"L x 27.5"W.

  • Item #: 046053
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $23.49

    Make your store even more complete with the Fill & Roll Grocery Basket play set. Basket can be carried or rolled as a cart. Make your reusable double-sided shopping list with included pencil and be sure to pick up the 5 grocery boxes and 3 food cans with pop-off lids. 14”H x 11.75”W x 9”L.

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    Item #: 053282
    ISBN: 9781606522493
    Retail: $17.95
    Rainbow Price: $6.95

    What product can you buy at a dollar store and use for cleaning up oil spills, recovering cell phones dropped in water, and drying out long-stemmed flowers? Cat litter! Surprising? This book is packed with hundreds of uses for all the common goods you can find for just a dollar at your local dollar store which means saving money. Why buy five single-use items when one ordinary product will perform all of those jobs just as well? Eight chapters are organized around typical aisles: groceries, health and beauty, gardening outdoors, cleaning and home supplies, housewares, notions, school and party supplies, and tools. Sprinkled amidst the 1,377 tips are sidebars that highlight the fascinating invention and history of many products we take for granted today. And although dollar stores no longer offer the lunch bar counter of local five-and-dime stores past, a short chapter at the ends serves as a tribute, holding over 30 recipes that were “Lunch Counter Legends.” Just make sure to keep some page markers (or extra ribbon, paperclips, index cards, clothespins….) handy as you read, because the biggest trick will be remembering all of these! - Steph

  • Item #: 018720
    ISBN: 9780763680862
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.25

    India Opal Buloni is a lonely, 10-year old preacher's daughter who has just moved to Naomi, Florida, with her father. She doesn't have any friends yet, but she is very independent and likable. Right away she happens upon a dog in the grocery store and takes him into her home and her heart, naming him "Winn-Dixie". The dog seems to mark a turning point, and soon after the adoption she begins making friends and getting to know people. He seems to have a knack for making people like him, despite his less than attractive appearance. India makes friends, gets a job, and starts to care about all the people around her… all because of Winn-Dixie. A Newbery Honor award winner.

  • Item #: 039235
    ISBN: 9780980072303
    Retail: $15.00
    Rainbow Price: $11.30

    It's easy to become a cookbook collector. The glossy photos of scrumptious meals draw you in regardless of whether the recipes are easy or the ingredients are easy to find! Our intentions are good, but somehow we just can't get around to pulling together an incredible meal every night. Well, cookbook author Rachel Masters takes a much more practical approach, almost guaranteeing that this is one cookbook that will spend more time on the countertop than on the shelf. As a mom with young children, she was frustrated with the time it was taking to develop a meal plan and grocery list for the week. To make this easier, she created a plan that rotated through all of the main dishes her family enjoyed, along with shopping lists to accompany them. In the end she had a twelve-week plan, each week complete with five main dishes, a dessert, a snack, and a shopping list. After using her plan with much success over the years, she now presents it to the rest of us in handy cookbook form. The cookbook presents thirteen weeks, each with a meal plan for the week, a grocery list (divided into types of food like produce, dairy, etc.), and the recipes. Each week features five meals, a snack, and a dessert. Weeks are broken down by meal, with each meal including recipes for the main course as well as side dishes. As a bonus, Rachel has included a suggested timetable for each meal, outlining when each task preparation task should be done for a six o'clock target dinner time. At this point, you may be mostly concerned about the meals themselves. Will your family like them? Glancing over the meal plans, I'd say they have broad appeal (remember, the author has several young children herself!). A sampling of the meals includes: chicken fajitas, beef stew, lasagna, shepherd's pie, pork chops, sloppy joes, french dip sandwiches, ribs, chicken over rice, sub sandwiches, split pea soup, ham and cheese sandwiches, pork tenderloin, and many more scrumptious-sounding side dishes I don't have room to mention. You won't find anything too specialized in here, just family-pleasing favorites. Of course, if everyone in your family dislikes a certain recipe, just replace it with one of your own and edit the shopping list to include those ingredients.

    Additionally, seven appendices include suggestions for breakfasts and lunches, using produce from your garden, recipes for special events and holidays, essentials for the kitchen, tips and ideas, making a few typically store-bought items from scratch, and some advice on family meal time (including suggestions to get children to try new things!). All in all, this is a great, practical resource for any busy mom struggling to shop and pull together meals each week! I know our family could have benefited from this approach when I was growing up! – Jess

  • Item #: 005257
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.95

    Rush Hour puzzles are wonderful for all ages, but once younger kids get through the beginning cards and a few harder, it can get too difficult for them. The solution to this puzzle? Rush Hour Jr! It has all the fun of the original, with minor changes. For example, their playing piece is an ice-cream truck they guide through the maze of fire trucks, police cars, and other vehicles. The game comes with 40 new junior challenge cards, and a bag to store the game in. A great travel toy. - Melissa

  • Item #: 045437
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.99

    There is so much to be learned using play money! My kids used to make a pet shop with their stuffed animals and I would come and buy something at their store. It was darling and they would have loved having play money to use. Think of the counting and math they have to do when making change! This large wooden tray has 6 places for bills and 5 spots for change. All of the money is realistic in size and color, though clearly pretend. The box measures 18" long x 10.25 wide and 1.25" high. Use this set in your math lessons when kids are learning about money. You could even use the pretend money for behavior incentives and let them buy "privileges" around the house once a week. At the bottom of each box area is a picture of what goes there. Bills include a stack of $1, $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100. Coins include a bag of pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and half dollars over 500 pieces in all. There is plenty here to play with! ~ Sara


  • Item #: 042052
    Retail: $25.50
    Rainbow Price: $12.00

    This memory game is a clever twist on the usual card or tile game. Instead, there are wooden block "houses" for a variety of animals. The thick rectangular blocks have cut-outs in the middle which the animals fit into. Each block holds two of the same animal, and there are ten blocks for a total of twenty animals. Simply take all of the animal shapes out of the blocks, put the roofs (prism-shaped blocks) on top of the empty blocks, and then shuffle the houses around to mix them up. The animals are divided between the players, and then each player randomly lines up his animals. Each player must find the correct houses for his animals beginning with the critter first in line. Choose a house, lift up the roof, and see if the cutout matches your animal. If it doesn't, replace the roof and it's the next player's turn. Since there are two of each animal, all of the houses stay in play longer. All of the pieces are wood and the house blocks are natural wood while the animals are each a different color – orange cats, yellow ducks, blue whales, green alligators, pink pigs, etc. All of the pieces come stored neatly in a wooden box. Instructions in English and Spanish are included. 2-4 players. – Melissa

  • Item #: 035884
    Retail: $7.95
    Rainbow Price: $5.47

    This notepad is divided into two columns: “Weekly Menu” and “Groceries” with the weekdays listed out below. Simply write out your weekly menu, add any supplies needed to the “Groceries” column and tear off your perforated grocery list to take along to the store.

  • Item #: 034791
    Retail: $2.98
    Rainbow Price: $2.75

    I wasn't sure having a separate set of crayons just for construction paper was necessary…then I tried them. Wow, the vivid colors feel like they're jumping off the page at you! Now I'm convinced that any time you are coloring on darker papers like black construction paper, brown craft paper, or even paper bags or cardboard boxes from the grocery store, these are a must have! The non-toxic construction paper crayons from Crayola® offer smooth color application and blending capabilities. There's only one thing missing from this incredible box of 16 crayons - the fun, unique color names that appear on most Crayola® products. Made in the USA.

  • Item #: 014464
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.99

    Set includes 20 wooden stamps of rain forest animals, insects, and plants, 5 colored pencils, and a green/blue washable ink stamp pad. Stores in a wooden case.

  • Item #: 014129
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.99
    This wooden, magnetic Melissa & Doug calendar is a fun, interactive tool to teach calendar concepts. The calendar consists of two wooden, 15 ½" x 11 ½" boards that are joined vertically by nylon straps. The top board is the calendar itself, with the heading "My Daily Calendar." It has colorful labeled spaces for the month, date, year, season, weather and more. Kids will enjoy selecting from among 82 painted wooden magnets to place in each space (they change every day!) Other unique features include a color-coded thermometer (use the arrow magnet to select a range from freezing to hot) and an "I Feel" space (choose from four yellow "smiley faces" to match your mood). The calendar teaches days of the week with the "Yesterday Was/Today Is/Tomorrow Will Be" spaces. There are also activity and holiday magnets, each with its own symbolic illustration. The unused magnets for the day store conveniently on the calendar's bottom board. Calendar includes a nylon loop for easy wall-hanging. ~ Lisa
  • Item #: 068025
    ISBN: 9780990777007
    Retail: $159.95
    Rainbow Price: $139.95

       This is a guide to developmentally appropriate activities in many learning areas – home life/social emotional, math/manipulatives, art/music, science/sensory, language/literacy, outdoor/gross motor, and field trip suggestions. Very little prep is needed to do the activities, just gather the supplies and books listed for a complete introduction with young children or accompaniment to your math and phonics/reading for kindergarten, 1st or 2nd grade. Each month (September through May) incorporates a theme and a character trait into the activities, and is 3-hole punched so you can place the pages in a binder for easy access and storage. Printables are included and step-by-step instructions will make it easy for any parent to work through the activities. You should plan on 2 to 4 activities per day, but plan for what fits into your schedule – “flexibility” is the name of this game. 296 pgs, pb.


      Within the packet of pages, you will receive a monthly overview printed on card stock that can be hung up so mom can see what they will be covering during the month – a good visual and planning tool. Sections on the monthly overview list the activities to be done in each area of learning. An Introduction to the program explains the philosophy and a list of what will be covered by theme and character trait. The rest of the pages have beautiful photographs, and step-by-step instructions for implementation.

      Let me give you a sampling of one month of the program. The theme for September is “The World I Live In,” and the character trait is “wonder.” Mom’s Toolbox is the first part of every month and this is where some special resources or items will be listed. In September the “Private Eye” loupe and the book Global Art by Mary Ann Kohl are mentioned. Anything found in the “Mom’s Toolbox” section would be good to get your hands on for incorporation later in the lesson. Home Life and Social/Emotional is the first activity section for September and includes the activities of using balloons and a laundry basket to ‘take a hot air balloon ride,’ make a hot air balloon snack, practice your manners by saying please/thank you, clearing dishes after a meal, and planning an emergency exit plan for your home. You can tell already that not all activities will work for all ages, but that’s the beauty – you can adapt as you need to, pick-and-choose as you see fit. The book list for September includes Hot Air, A House is a House for Me, Can You Hear It, Frog and Toad, and He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands. Language and Literacy for September includes tactile letter practice, children developing their own story, and making a book. Math and Manipulatives include activities such as counting and swinging, making a spindle box (counting box), making shapes, a nature math book, and playing a water bottle marble game. Science and Sensory will have your little ones exploring outdoors with simple tools like magnifiers, binoculars, nature guides, etc., making a nature journal and a pendulum, cooking up a batch of herbal tea play dough and creating nature scenes, making an artistic pond, and make a nesting set using cans. Art and Music includes using chicken wire to use as a weaving loom with fabric scraps, making a painting on a long piece of butcher paper, sculpting clay tree faces, using coffee filters to create artistic reproductions, making salt and mirror art, and learning the song, “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands.” Gross Motor and Outside has activities to develop ball skills and play games like Squish the bug, Hit the Hula Hoop, Wonder-Ball and running an obstacle course. Field Trip suggestions are touring the local news station or grocery store. At the end of each month is a supply list so you can see everything at a glance for easier preparation; most items will be things from around your home. A page for monthly memories and two planning pages are included at the end of the month, as well.

      Throughout each month, on every page, are photographs of the activities and children performing the tasks mentioned on the pages. Each month follows a similar format, so it’s pretty easy to get into a routine that fits your lifestyle. The Printables are on card stock and include photos, game instructions and game pieces, and other items that are mentioned during the monthly activities.

      Intended to give some guidance but not dictate the schedule, Year of Playing Skillfully can become a partner for you and your family as you begin the educational journey with your young learners. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 066572
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $17.49

     Snack Food set includes popcorn, pretzels, tortilla chips, veggie chips, and oatmeal raisin cookies.

  • Item #: 066571
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $17.49

     Frozen Food set includes broccoli, blueberries, ravioli, waffles, and chicken tenders. 

  • Item #: 066568
    Retail: $16.99
    Rainbow Price: $14.99

    Parmesan cheese, oregano, red pepper, and garlic (each in a clear plastic container with secured, solid metal lids) come stored in a metal caddy. They look like the real deal, and shake like them too!

  • Item #: 065921
    ISBN: 9780802469984
    Retail: $28.99
    Rainbow Price: $18.75

  • Item #: 065304
    ISBN: 9781492636335
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.95

    Learn all kinds of clever solutions to life’s little problems with this handy calendar! For example: chew gum while cutting an onion to reduce tears, or arrange your grocery list by section to save time in the store and avoid going back and forth. The 5x5” calendar has an easel back to keep it standing on your desk or counter all year. – Laura

  • Item #: 063083
    Retail: $18.00
    Rainbow Price: $13.50
    Store front and interior, checkout counter, store aisle, shopping cart, food items, shopkeeper, girl, and dog.
  • Item #: 053625
    ISBN: 9780762442911
    Retail: $13.00
    Rainbow Price: $5.85

    Although there’s a common misconception that extreme couponing takes a big time commitment and involves complicated procedures, it is just that: a misconception. Couponing pro and teacher Jamie Chase shares her savvy tips that can have you saving hundreds (yes, even thousands!) of dollars each year on groceries and household items. Forget tracking sales cycles, shopping at multiple stores every week, and stockpiling (this is, after all, couponing for the lazy!) - her simple, proven, easy-to-learn system will allow you to reap the benefits of coupons in as little as 45 minutes a week. 10 friendly chapters outline the basics of couponing, starting with learning the lingo, understanding different types of coupons and how to read them, using coupons honestly (avoiding the many fraudulent methods!), and where to find coupons. Then comes the fun part - using your coupons. Though some stores will yield better results than others, Jamie encourages you to start at any store you want; her techniques will work anywhere. Once you become a master couponer, you can explore stores that may work even better - like drugstores, her favorite place to save! As such, she’s devoted an entire chapter in this section on shopping at drugstores, followed by a chapter on navigating supercenters such as Target and Walmart. She closes with chapters on “Making Time Work for You” to help you keep time spent couponing to a minimum and how to keep your coupons organized. After Jamie shows you how to easily maximize savings with minimal time investment, you’ll see that coupons are definitely worth it! - Steph

  • Item #: 050367
    ISBN: 9781609612412
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.30

    This popular nutrition savvy weight loss series has taken America by storm. Promoting a "No Diet Weight Loss" solution these books focus on educating consumers and providing food swap ideas and recipes for some of the most popular meals at home and in restaurants. Eat This, Not That Supermarket Survival Guide introduction focuses on making wise choices at the grocery store, including serving sizes (labels can be deceptive), high fructose corn syrup, trans-fats, food additives and how the nutritional content of animal, fruits, and vegetables have changed over the past forty years.

    Chapter 1, Mastering the Market, shares food industry secrets (you may not want to read this near mealtime!) and the twenty worst packaged foods in America. Chapter 2 focuses on the produce aisle. For instance: Did you know iceberg lettuce has the nutritional equivalency of a plastic office plant? Also included are: tips for selecting the perfect fruit/vegetables; surviving the salad bar; and an organic fruit primer which shows you the organic options that are worth the extra cost. Chapter 3 centers on meat and fish. Choosing lean meats and making sense of meat labels are emphasized. Chapters 4 and 5 focus on stocking the perfect pantry and refrigerator. In this section, you are introduced to the well-known "Eat This, Not That" comparisons. In these chapters you will find comparisons for deli meats, hot dogs/sausage, yogurt, butter/butter substitutes, grains, breads/rolls/buns, tortillas/pitas/wraps, cereal, sauces, salad dressing, canned/cupped fruits, canned/jarred vegetables plus many others. Chapter 6 Snacks and Sweets provides a healthy snack matrix, the trans-fattiest foods in the supermarket (the top ten list may surprise you!), and the "Eat This, Not That" comparisons for chips, pretzels/snack mixes, boxed crackers, protein bars, granola and cereal bars, popcorn plus many others. Chapter 7 guides you through the healthiest (and unhealthiest) freezer selections with the "Eat This, Not That" comparisons for various ice cream, frozen yogurt and frozen treat products. Also compared are frozen items: pizza, pasta, fish, beef and chicken entrees, appetizers and more. Chapter 8 contains the "Drink This, Not That" beverage decoder and drink comparisons for juices, smoothies and shakes, tea, energy drinks, and more.

    Money saving shopping guide and ten "Cook this, Not that" classic American recipes conclude this eye catching, brightly illustrated book. This book would be a tremendous benefit for families seeking to eat healthier or those simply curious about the nutritional content of popular items in the marketplace. The full color photographs of actual grocery products may be beneficial in engaging children and teaching them to recognize healthy and unhealthy foods as we lead them in making healthy personal food choices. The smaller size 6 ½" x 6 ½" makes it a perfect carry along with your weekly shopping trips. 319 pgs., sc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 049624
    ISBN: 9781880892671
    Retail: $10.00
    Rainbow Price: $7.95

    Now this is practical math! Designed as a supplement to be taken along with you to the store, this 38 page book contains a variety of grocery store activities including size and price comparisons, determining the cost of a recipe, finding fat grams, figuring sales tax, and much more. Activities are to be completed at the store and many activities also contain additional questions that analyze the information gathered. The activities increase in difficulty as the student works through the book. Activity sheets are black and white. This inexpensive practical math book is an engaging way to make math "real" to your children. You will need a workbook for each student as the pages are not reproducible. SC. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 047567
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $24.95

  • Item #: 046239
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $24.49

    Serve up the daily special in your own pretend play diner! Drop-down sides feature a cooktop on one side and customer counter on the other. Play chef, server or customer, using the chef hat and apron, bell, tray, menu, pitcher, check, play money and over 20 play foods. Flip-over food shows as uncooked on one side and cooked on the other. And when play is over, all the pieces store inside the box. 13.75”H x 10.5”W x 4”L.

  • Item #: 042000
    ISBN: 9781438002538
    Retail: $6.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.95

      I love it when a fun foreign language book has pronunciation help. This one uses common pronunciation guidance like: le papier [leh papp-yay], la rue [lah roo] and la cerise [lah seh-reez] rather than the more formal International Phonetic Alphabet. What this means to you is that you can introduce your young child to French without being fluent yourself. Colorful, themed pages have scenes with dotted empty spaces where you can place the stickers. Then you have a cute vocabulary book to read and practice with. There are 7 (2-pg) scenes and 4 pages of colorful stickers. 8.5” x 11”. ~Sara