Part of our No/Low Spend January challenge has been to cut our grocery bill down to $50 a week. This week we did manage to do it again. I will tell you a little secret though we've also grocery shopped for next week ha ha! Our plan is to not even enter a grocery store at all next week and I'll tell you that total then.
I watched one cute couponer on youtube again and went to the store Saturday night. Good deals!
2 boxes of Kleenex $1.00 each -digital coupon for $2.00 (I ended up making money because both of the boxes were damaged she gave me these 1/2 off)
1 box of honey buns $1.50
6 vienna sausage .50 each
2 Hershey's gold candy bars .85 (-digital coupon for b1/g1 free)
2 packages of Trident gum $1.10 each (-digital coupon for b1/g1 free)
1 gallon of milk $2.00
1 swiffer wet pads $4.50 (-digital coupon for $1.00)
2 pork rinds $1.00 each
2 boxes of Fruit by the Foot $2.25 (-digital coupon for .50)
1 comfort 3 razors $3.50 (-3.00 digital coupon)
-$5.00 off $25.00
plus .52 tax
5 packages of tuna $1.00 (buy 5 get $5.00 off deal)
Can of 1850 Coffee (Free Friday Download)
Tangerines out of the .99 marked down produce (best we've had)
Walmart #1 (this is what happens when I lose husband)
2 carb smart bars $3.18 (he also bought one)
Already baked chicken $3.59 (day old-I wrapped it up and put it in the freezer for a lazy day)
2 packages of LED bulb $1.88 each
Pizza lip gloss .25 (saving for Easter baskets)
Avocado lip gloss .25 (saving for Easter baskets)
Finger paint for bathtub .25 (saving for Easter baskets)
Ritz crackers $1.00 (this is estimate because he can't remember)
2 gallons of milk $1.69 each
2 half and half's $1.74 each
Grand Total $48.18
What was on the breakfast and dinner table. Going backwards so here is Today's breakfast:
Cinnamon rolls made with fathead dough! Yum
Pizza made with fathead dough (I'm going a little wild today with fathead dough)
Ham slices and eggs
Homemade Big Mac Hamburgers
Dinner: (cheat dinner)
Burger King -had coupons and a $5 swagbucks card. Only spent $5.00 on two Big Mac meals with cheese and onion rings (husband paid).
You can see my previous menu for the week here.
How I spent my $20 this week:
I bought a mandolin a book and a tea when we went to the music store-$16.00
Took grandkids for donuts and a chocolate milk on their school half day $7.00 (I borrowed some from the husband-not sure why but he seems to hold on to his money better than I do).
How's your grocery shopping been this week?
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