Thanks to The Krazy Coupon Lady for this comprehensive list of products. This is a great reference to use for when you want to know when to stock up or when something is going to go on sale. Now....some things vary by region. (Example we have Mardi Gras so there are usually sales that time for things like red beans, rice, zatarins mixes, etc) When these things are about to go on sale you MUST get your paper for your coupons. If its full of things your family uses regularly & you have room for it AND it won't go bad consider buying multiple papers & stockpiling. I have room for a few things but not everything so I pick what I can store. I will not be one of these people whose house looks like Wal-mart threw up in their home. Hope this list helps.
January: Oatmeal, diet foods, Superbowl Sunday items (chips, drinks, snacks), oranges, pears, carrots, spinach, Christmas items, cold medicine & vitamins
February: National Canned food month, national hot breakfast month, valentines candy, Chinese new year, potatoes, carrots, spinach.
March: Frozen food month, lemons, limes
April: Easter items, ham, eggs, some baking supplies, chocolate, Earth day, organic foods, energy saver items, beets, cabbages, mushrooms. Stock up after Easter on clearance items.
May: Memorial Day, BBQ Items, paper products, insect repellent, sunscreen, Cinco De Mayo, salsa
June: National Dairy Month, (sometime a free milk catalina wyb 3 or 4 cereals), end of June is gearing up for 4th of July, blackberries
July- 4th of July items, national ice cream month, blueberries, 4th of July clearance items
Aug. Back to school items, school lunch items, office supplies, apples, plums
September: Back to School sales, Labor Day items, BBQ & summer clearance, diabetes awareness, oranges, grapes
October: Halloween candy, start of baking supplies, adopt a shelter dog month, dog food, Halloween clearance
November: Baking items, canned foods, pears, end of the month Thanksgiving decorations
December: holiday dinner food, baking supplies, canned food.
This is just a guide....not a complete list. Good luck.