This Week at Aldi: The Aldi Weekly Ad for April 6, 2022

Last Updated on April 9, 2022

This Week at Aldi

Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi weekly ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as today, Sunday.

This week’s theme is exercise equipment, Easter brunch highlights, stuff for kids (including plenty of Easter basket fillers), spring décor, assorted home goods and decorations, school and office supplies, kitchenware, apparel, and gardening supplies.

Aldi may still be stealth releasing some products, placing them on shelves without advertising them. This is most likely because of continuing supply chain snarls. Also, keep in mind that if you don’t see an advertised product in your local store, don’t assume your store won’t get it; it may simply be delayed.

The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:

Pro-Form Cadence LT Smart Treadmill

 

  • Pro-Form Cadence LT Smart Treadmill, $389.99. This features digital quick speed controls, adjustable incline, and a 30-day iFIT.com membership trial with on-demand workouts, trainer-led global and studio classes, and auto-adjusting personalized speed. Also features a 5″ high-contrast display, 0–10 MPH speed, two adjustable incline positions, Pro Shox cushioning, an integrated device shelf, a 2.0 CHP Motor, a 16″ x 50″ tread belt, a space-saving design, and out of box easy assembly. It measures 29″ W x 64.5″ D x 54.5″ H and has a 275-lb. weight capacity. This is the second time we’ve seen Aldi sell a treadmill by this brand, although this model is different. Read more about the current treadmill here.

Aldi Finds (Special Buy) Highlights:

Other exercise and fitness gear includes:

  • Pro-Form Sport Olympic System XT, $169.99. Adjusts to incline, decline, military, and flat bench positions so you can target your entire body. Durable and easy-to-clean vinyl seat. Includes two 25-lb. and two 15-lb. weights. Integrated leg developer builds lower-body strength. Fixed uprights provide a secure place to store your barbell in between sets. Comfortable high-density foam provides long-lasting support. Seamlessly adjust the bench to target diff­erent muscle groups. 510 lb. total weight capacity (300 lb. user + lift load). Measures 42” W x 79” D x 55” H. Read more information here.
  • Crane Acupressure Mat and Pillow, $16.99. Includes a carry bag for easy portability and a removable, washable cover. Mat: approx. 29.1″ x 16.5″. Pillow: approx. 14.6″ x 5.9″ x 3.9″. Offers soothing relaxation and massaging effect for your skin. Available in Blue or Gray.
  • Crane Balance Trainer with Resistance Bands, $49.99. Features two removable resistance bands and inflation pump. Ideal for balance and coordination training. Includes exercise poster and versatile training options to develop and strengthen various muscle groups. Can be used on both sides for versatile training. Diameter: 24.8″. Height: max. 10″. Max. elasticity of training bands: 98.4″ at full length. Weight capacity: 500 lb. Read more information here.
  • Crane Workout Bar, Door Trainer, or Pull-Up Assist, $14.99. Suspended Door Trainer offers complete body training for both indoors and outdoors with individually adjustable straps; train for power, coordination, and balance using your own body weight; quickly and easily attaches to any standard door; includes training instructions and carrying bag; 275 lb. weight limit. Multi-Use Workout Bar offers optimal training for the upper body and can be easily mounted to standard size door frames with a rubber grip for a secure hold; includes multiple grip positions for targeted workouts; easily installs in doorways without damage to woodwork; no screws or tools required to mount; suitable for doors between 27.6″ and 31.9″ wide, door frame depth: 4.7″–6.7″thickness of the frame above the door: at least 0.8″; exercise chart included; 250 lb. weight limit. Pull-Up Assist is ideal for learning and practicing pull-ups and helps improve upper-body strength; includes three bands for variable training levels; attaches to a door bar, pull-up stand, or similar equipment.
  • Crane Premium Brace Assortment, $12.99 each. Choose a Wrist Stabilizer, Back Brace, Knee Brace, or Ankle Brace in one size fits all. Comfortable to wear, breathable and lightweight, and easy to use. The Wrist Stabilizer provides support and relief for stiff, weak, or injured wrists and sore muscles; can be worn on either wrist; includes a metal bar for stability; is reversible. The Back Brace provides support and relief for a stiff, weak, or injured back and sore muscles and is individually adjustable with Velcro fasteners. Knee Brace provides support and relief for stiff, weak, or injured knees and sore muscles with an integrated pad that offers optimum fit; can be worn on either knee; metal bar provides stability; includes an adjustable hinge. The Ankle Brace provides support and relief for stiff, weak, or injured ankles and sore muscles and can be worn on either foot; includes individually adjustable Velcro fasteners and plastic bars for stability.
  • Crane 15- or 20-lb. Slam Ball, $19.99. 15-lb. or 20-lb. weight. Versatile for fitness and throwing exercises. Use to strengthen the whole body. No-bounce design with durable, textured surface and sand filled. Approximately 9″ Dia. Exercise chart included.

Easter brunch foods include:

  • Specially Selected Lamb Leg Roast Rosemary & Garlic or Unseasoned, $7.49 per lb. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Tyson Pork Sirloin Roast, $1.99 per lb.
  • La Terra Fina Cheddar Broccoli or Lorraine Quiche, $8.99 for 23 oz.
  • L’oven Fresh Keto Friendly Dinner Rolls, $3.99 for 14 oz.
  • Land O’ Lakes Flavored Spreadable Butter Assorted Varieties, $2.25 for 6.5 oz. Choose Garlic & Herb, Cinnamon, or Honey Butter.
  • Reggano Easter Shaped Pasta, $1.99 for 17.6 oz.
  • Season’s Choice Colorful Carrots or Cauliflower Florets, $1.99 for 12 oz. Sold frozen.
  • Emporium Selection Easter Truckle Assortment, $3.99 for 5.3 oz. Flavors include Wensleydale with Raspberry & White Chocolate (Pink Egg-Shaped Truckle), Wensleydale with Lemon & Honey (Yellow Duck-Shaped Truckle), or Aged English Cheddar (White Egg-Shaped Truckle). Read more information here.
  • Specially Selected Spring Macarons, $4.59 for 4.65 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review of other Aldi macarons here.
  • Godiva Chocolate Torte or Molten Lava Cake Premium Dessert Mix, $4.28 for 10.4-13.2 oz. Chocolate Torte is flourless.
  • Bake Shop Cheesecake Chocolate or Fruit Variety, $5.29 for 16 oz. Our family tried both of these for Easter last year. They’re small, nicely flavored cheesecakes that are perfect for portion control.
  • Belmont Coconut or Banana Creme Pie, $4.99 for 30 oz. Sold frozen.
  • The Village Pie Maker Premium Apple or Strawberry Rhubarb Pie, $12.97 for 3 lbs. Sold frozen.

Easter basket fillers include:

  • The Learning Journey Learn with Me, $14.99 each. Choose Fishbowl, Cookie Jar, Pig E Bank, or Elephant. These talking toys are an interactive way to practice colors, listening, and problem-solving. Batteries included.
  • Ty, Inc. Socks or Puffies, $3.99 each. Ty Fashion slipper socks are the best way to take your favorite Beanie Boo with you wherever you go. Emblazoned with bright colors, familiar faces, and sparkly eyes, Ty slipper socks for kids keep toes toasty and warm. These one-size-fits-all slipper socks feature a ribbed color-coordinated top band, plus a double-stitched heel and toe for years of wear. The socks are 95% polyester fiber, and 5% spandex; machine washable and 9″ H. Ty Puffies are tossable, huggable, weighted, fun little balls of plush fluff that always land on their feet. They have huge sparkly eyes and glittery accents on their ears and feet. Ty Puffie plush balls are to be cuddled and played with for a quick game of toss or catch. Fits in your hand and is 4″ H.
  • Ty, Inc. Squish-A-Boo, $9.99. Available in Panda, Rabbit, Bear, Chick in egg, Zebra, Cat, Husky, or Leopard. Made from colorful, cozy fabric. Surface washable and made of all new material and polyester fiber. These large 14” squishy plushies have enormous glittery eyes and big smiles.
  • LEGO Recruitment Bag or DOTS, $4.89. Recruitment Bag options include LEGO® Friends Emma’s Magical Box, LEGO® City rescue hovercraft set, a Tropical Parrot, or an Easter Bunny. DOTS (design, wear, tag, share) LEGO® DOTS Candy Kitty Bracelet & Bag Tag craft kit includes an adjustable bracelet band in pastel yellow, a bag tag in white, and plenty of bright, colorful tiles for endless designs. Kids can also add the LEGO® DOTS Extra DOTS – Series 6 bag (sold separately) to extend the fun. Bracelet measures over 7.5″ (19 cm) long and the bag tag over 1.5″ (3 cm) square, with easy-to-follow inspiration on the packaging and included leaflet.
  • Kinetic Sand 8-oz. Box, $3.79. Mix, mold, and create anything you can imagine. Sand flows through your hands and never dries out so you can play again and again. Available in 4 bright colors (Purple, Green, Blue, or Pink).
  • Igloo Books Write and Wipe Book, $6.99 each. Choose Numbers, Letters, Handwriting, or Reading. Spiral-bound learning wipe clean book with dry erase marker contains 44 pages and measures 10.92″ x 7.80″.
  • Spin Master Children’s Games, $4.99. Memory Match, Pop Up, or Ice Breaker Games are based on some of the most popular kids’ tv shows and movies.
  • The Learning Journey Bingo Match It, $6.99. Choose Dinosaur, Farm, or Picture Words. Includes 4 colorful game cards, 36 picture words, and bright vivid illustrations.
  • Licensed Surprise Bath Bomb, $3.99 each. Choose Blow Pop, Cold Stone, Nerds, or Sour Patch. I bought these for Easter baskets last year and they dissolve in the tub to reveal cute little trinkets.
  • Dentiguard Licensed Children’s Electric Toothbrush, $4.49. Choose Barbie, Blippi, Emoji, or Shopkins. Soft rounded bristles protect the enamel and gums. Two AAA batteries included.
  • Monster Jam Mini Trucks, $8.99 for a set of five. Comes with 5 mini Monster Jam Mini Vehicles. Includes Grave Differ, El Toro Loco, Dragon, Megalodon, and a mystery mini in 1:24 scale.
  • Huntington Home Character Cuddle Pillow, $14.99. Choices include a reindeer, shark, and unicorn.

Spring décor includes:

  • Huntington Home 18″ x 30″ Coir Mat, $8.99. Designs include Bloom where you are planted, Welcome to our carrot patch, Home sweet home, Spring has sprung, or Welcome.

Home goods and decorations include:

  • Huntington Home 28″ Round Mirror, $39.99. Choose a Black or Gold Frame for a statement piece for anywhere in your home. Features sleek iron and a metal frame, and it includes hardware for hanging. Measures 28″ Dia.
  • Huntington Home 4′ x 6′ Jute Area Rug, $49.99. 100% natural jute product with two reversible designs, durable construction, and OEKO-TEX certified.

School and office supplies include:

  • Pembrook Easter or All-Occasion Cards, $0.99. Choose Easter Bunny, Birthday Shake, Floral Cross, He Is Risen, Easter Dome, Churches, Bunnies, Easter Basket, Camper, Eggs, Floral Tea Cups, or Rollin Into Easter. Each card includes high-quality, detailed embellishments and a foil-lined envelope with self-stick seal. Measures 5.375″ x 8.25″.
  • Pembrook Mindfulness Assortment, $7.99. Mindfulness Cards feature 50+ exercises for the mind, body, and soul. Or choose a Mindfulness Planner that is hardcover and ring bound and includes 52 weeks of wellness journaling, two sticker sheets, mindfulness activity pages, printed dividers. Also available: a Mindfulness Journal that is hardcover, spiral bound, with daily journaling sheets and two sticker sheets.
  • Pembrook Dry Erase Board or Calendar Board, $7.99. Choose a Silver Dry Erase Calendar Board, Gold Dry Erase Calendar Board, Silver Dry Erase Board, Gold Dry Erase Board, Silver Liquid Chalk Calendar Board, or Gold Liquid Chalk Calendar Board. Boards measure 16″ x 20″. Includes magnet and magnetic dry erase marker or liquid chalk marker for liquid chalk-style boards. Includes mounting hardware. Features a premium dry erase surface and slim, stylish frame profile that provides an upscale look and finish.

Kitchenware includes:

  • Crofton Cast Iron Dessert for Two, $14.99. Includes 2 cast iron skillets with wood trivets totaling 4 pieces. Comes complete with pouring spouts. Suitable for all cooktops including induction. Perfect for oven to table serving. Pre-seasoned and ready to use cast iron with superior heat retention and heat distribution. Oven safe up to 475 °F. Read more information here.
  • Crofton 9-Quart Stainless Steel Stock Pot, $24.99.
  • Crofton 16-Piece Durable Food Storage Set, $7.99. Includes 8 containers and 8 lids totaling 16 pieces. Perfect for leftovers, snacks and more. Features microwave vents and volume markings for simple measuring. Microwave safe (reheat only). Dishwasher safe (top rack only). Freezer safe. Read our review of a similar set here.

Apparel includes:

  • Crane Ladies’ Wrap or Crew Neck Pullover, $14.99. Bayberry Crew Neck in Sizes S–L, Black Crew Neck in Sizes L–XL, Vintage Violet Crew Neck in Sizes L-XL, or Black Wrap in Sizes M and L. Natural soft and silky touch. Comfortable stretch fabric moves with you. Features extended shoulder on crew neck, rib cuffs with thumb holes, and side slits. Main fabric made of 71% modal, 25.5% polyester, and 3.5% spandex. Rib Fabric made of 97% modal, 3% spandex.  OEKO-TEX certified.
  • Crane Men’s or Ladies’ Performance Socks, $4.99.
  • Boys’ 3-Pack Briefs or Girls’ 4-Pack Briefs, $4.99. 4-Pack Girls’ Briefs or 3-Pack Boys’ Briefs. Available in Sizes 2T/3T–8. Choose your character: Frozen 2, Minnie, Cocomelon, Bluey, Paw Patrol, Mandalorian, Justice League, or Disney Princess. Made with 100% combed cotton.

Gardening supplies include:

  • 6″ Hydrangea or Azalea, $7.99 each. Assorted colors available.
  • Gardenline Colored Tomato Cage, $4.49 each. Choose Green or Red. Measures 42″ H. Supports growing tomatoes and vegetables. Great for peppers, eggplants, and climbing flowers.
  • Dr. Earth Natural Compost Starter, $9.99. Presumably for use in an Aldi compost tumbler.
  • Gardenline Interlocking Garden Edging, $7.99. Plants not included. Choose Black Lattice or Brown Scroll. Length: 10′. Easy installation, and angular or curved designs can be easily created. Made from 100% recycled material.
  • 6″ Vegetable or Herb Assortment, $3.29 each. Not available in all locations. Choices may include basil, rosemary, peppers, and tomatoes.

Fresh Meat Special Highlights:

  • Specially Selected Fresh USDA Choice Bone-In Ribeye Roast, $7.99 per pound. Limit two.
  • Specially Selected Fresh Rack of Lamb, $10.99 per pound. Limit two. Read our full review here.

About Rachael

Rachael is the Co-founder of Aldi Reviewer. When she isn't busy shopping at Aldi, she enjoys cooking, gardening, writing gothic romance, and collecting more houseplants than she probably should. You can learn more about her at rachaelsjohnston.com.

One Comment

  1. Bought the Village Pie Maker Strawberry Rhubarb Pie. I like rhubarb. I cook with it. I did not like this.

    First your are supposed to cook until golden brown. I dislike under cooked pies so I took this to heart… And baked it an hour longer than it was supposed to and I still wouldn’t call it GBD.

    Second, avoid this unless you like non-sweet desserts. The fruit is good and tangy, but it’s extremely low in sweetness. Even the crust is savory.

    Will try returning it… Yes it’s that bad. My father won’t even touch it.

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