Grocery Shopping Online is Saving My Life | Giant Eagle Curbside Express Delivery

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I see my children almost 24/7. My days are spent as both their parent and primary educator. Having the opportunity to be with my children as much as I do is certainly a blessing, but it comes with some cons. I don’t get a large amount of time to do things outside of keeping up with the kids. However, I have learned to make the most of my time and to be as resourceful as possible so I don’t feel like I’m doing too much–mommy guilt and burnout is real. One thing I have almost mastered is grocery shopping. If I don’t send my husband to pick up our list of items, I have likely ordered groceries online to be picked up curbside. Recently, I discovered something even better than curbside pickup–Giant Eagle Curbside Express Delivery!

How Giant Eagle Curbside Express Delivery Works

Giant Eagle’s Curbside Express Delivery allows me to stock the refrigerator with good food options without the stress of going inside the store, especially with children in tow. With this service I’m saving time, get a personal shopper, and have the ability to intentionally make better buying choices.

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Shopping

Giant Eagles online shopping platform is simple to use and requires a quick log in. Once you connect your Advantage Card (yes, you still get your Perks!), you’ll be able to see your Giant Eagle shopping history, allowing you to add things to your cart even faster. 

In my recent order I filled my cart with items to make a healthy salad for the new year, personal items like soap and shampoo, and, my favorite, fresh flowers. With your order you can be as specific about what you want as you would like. For instance, I wanted fresh tulips and desired them to all be one color. My personal shopper chose gorgeous stems–all red. You can do the same with produce and meat options and more. If the store is out of an item, you can give them permission to substitute your desired item with the next best thing at no added cost.

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Waiting

My local Giant Eagle had delivery time slots available for next day delivery. Same day delivery is available at some stores if the order is received by 3:30 P.M.Slots are one hour slots, so I chose 12pm-1pm, a time when I knew I’d be at home with my kids. Once I made my online payment, the only payment option for this service, it was time to wait. 

Delivery

Giant Eagle partners with Deliv® to make home deliveries. The $12.95 delivery fee (waived on your first order) covers the service and no tipping is required. My delivery arrived a few minutes shy of my one hour window. There was nothing to sign or pay. All it took was a, “Hello! Thank you. Bye!” and my grocery shopping was complete. The entire process was so simple that I will certainly order through Giant Eagle’s Curbside Express Delivery again.

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5 Easy Steps for a Flavorful, Healthy Salad

Discovering a time and sanity saving service has helped me to begin the new year with a bang. It also allowed me to create a healthy salad to remind me to take care of myself. With all of life’s responsibilities it’s easy to consume foods that may not be the best options but shopping online helped me to be more aware of what I added to my cart.

Broccoli & Cauliflower Salad

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What You’ll Need

3/4 pound fresh broccoli (about 3 crowns)

1/4 pound fresh cauliflower (1 crown)

3/4 cup dried cranberries

16 ounces poppyseed salad dressing

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1. Wash

Thoroughly wash the broccoli and cauliflower.

2. Chop

Create broccoli and cauliflower florets by chopping the veggies.

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3. Mix

In a large bowl, mix the produce, dried cranberries and poppyseed dressing until the dressing evenly coats the vegetables.

4. Refrigerate

Refrigerate the salad for 30 minutes or overnight to marinate. 

5. Enjoy

Serve the salad cold and enjoy!

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Learn more about Giant Eagle’s Curbside Express Delivery here to experience stress-free shopping, too!

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14 Comments

  1. I keep hearing about this service – thanks for giving me the 411 on it. That recipe looks delicious, too!

  2. I have used other online grocery ordering services before, but not Giant Eagle’s. I really need to give them a try as well, to see how they all compare.

  3. I have as well. Honestly, my initial experiences with Giant Eagle have been muxh better than another I have tried. The delivery service just topped the cake!

  4. You’re welcome! The first delivery is FREE so it is definitely worth trying. Thanks for stopping by, Malini!