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    31 Trader Joe's Items Under $5 That I Simply Cannot Live Without

    Your wallet will thank you.

    There's no better way to celebrate the end of the work day than a trip to my personal Disneyland β€” Trader Joe's. So, as a frequent shopper, I wanted to share a list of my favorite items under $5.

    1. Chili Onion Crunch β€” $3.99

    A jar of chili onion crunch on the counter

    2. Everything But The Bagel Sesame Seasoning Blend β€” $1.99

    A bottle of the sesame blend laying on a countertop

    3. JalepeΓ±o Seasoned Corn & Rice Puffs β€” $1.99

    A bag of the puffs laying on the counter

    4. Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese β€” $2.99

    5. Spanakopita β€” $3.99

    A box of spanakopita on the counter

    6. Vanilla Bean Paste β€” $4.99

    The small bottle of vanilla bean paste laying on the counter

    7. Pumpkin Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookie Mix β€” $3.99

    8. Sweet Chili Sauce β€” $1.49

    The Sweet chili Sauce bottle laying on a counter

    9. Asian Style Spicy Peanut Vinaigrette β€” $2.99

    The Asian Style Spicy Peanut Vinaigrette bottle is on the counter

    10. Ready To Drink Cold Brew Coffee β€” $4.99

    11. Quinoa Stuffed Dolmas β€” $2.99

    A can of the dolmas on the counter

    12. Spicy Chakri Mix β€” $2.99

    13. Pita Crackers β€” $2.49

    The cracker box laying on the counter

    14. Red Chili Scalloped Crackers β€” $1.49

    15. Spicy Cheese Crunchies β€” $1.99

    16. Rolled Corn Tortilla Chips Chili & Lime Flavored β€” $2.49

    17. Crunchy Curls β€” $2.99

    A bag of the crunchy curls laying on the counter

    18. Bruschetta Sauce β€” $2.69

    The tub of bruschetta sauce sitting on the counter

    19. Cauliflower Gnochhi β€” $2.69

    20. Mini Hold The Cone Ice Cream Cones β€” $2.99

    A box of mini ice cream cones on the counter

    21. Pumpkin Spice Batons β€” $1.99

    22. Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread β€” $1.99

    The tub of cream cheese on the counter

    23. Balsamic Vinegar Glaze – $2.99

    The balsamic glaze bottle laying on a counter

    24. Organic Corn Chip Dippers β€” $2.29

    25. Red Butte Hatch Chile Cheese β€” $4.90

    26. Herbed Tahini Sauce β€” $2.99

    27. Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups β€” $4.49

    28. Strawberry Non-Dairy Oat Frozen Dessert β€” $3.99

    29. Fig & Olive Crisps β€” $3.99

    30. Vegan Banana Bread with Walnuts β€” $4.29

    31. And finally, the Organic Açai Puree Packets — $4.49

    The puree packets laying out on the counter