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  1. Week 4 of the $2010 budget

    by , 02-03-2010 at 07:52 PM
    This week I spent $46.30 and used $106.97 in coupons.

    This week I bought

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    2 1/2 gallons milk .98 each used $1 coupon
    9 cans of various organic beans free after coupon
    20 cans of Healthy choice soups .91 each used $1/2 coupon
    bunch of bananas
    4 healthy choice cafe steamers free used buy 2 soups get dinner free
    6 healthy choice dinners free used buy 2 soups get dinner free

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  2. Week 3 of the 2010 Grocery Budget

    by , 01-27-2010 at 11:16 PM
    Week 3 I spent $59.76 and saved $80.66 in coupons.
    I still have $15 GC and a $5 OYNO coupon to Hy-vee

    Here is what I got

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    2 pint 1/2 and 1/2 .25 each used .50/1 coupon
    1 dip .25
    1/2 gallon milk marked down to .25
    7 cresent rolls $1 each used $1 coupon
    3 whole wheat biscuits reduced to .25
    3 dozen eggs .88 each
    1 bag M&M $2.00 but rang up $3.99 so got $3.99 back

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    Updated 01-29-2010 at 10:43 PM by Domestic Gal

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  3. Week 2 of the 2010 Grocery Budget

    by , 01-18-2010 at 09:45 PM
    Spent $28.41 this week.
    $17.60 of that was for stamps.


    Here is what I got

    10 Healthy choice cafe steamers $1.96 used 2 $5/5 coupons
    2 quarts 1/2 & 1/2 .50 used 2 .50/1 coupon
    2 Quarts 1/2 & 1/2 .25 used 2 .50/1 coupon
    2 1/2 pints whipping cream .25 each
    1 danimals $1.88 used $1 coupon
    1 dannon yogurt .15
    10 pillsbury cresent $1 used $1 coupon


    Alice.com order

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  4. Eating from the freezer/pantry

    by , 01-11-2010 at 12:12 AM
    This week we are going to be eating from the freezer above the fridge. and the pantry.
    I want to try and eat 75% of what is in there before restocking from the big freezer.

    Here is what is in there.

    Veggies
    Bag of broccoli (used Sunday)
    bag of corn
    1/2 bag lima beans (used some)
    bag squash (gone)
    bag peas (used 1/2 bag)
    bag of mixed veg
    bag of oriental mix
    3 cont. shredded zucchini
    1/2 bag waffle ...

    Updated 01-18-2010 at 10:07 AM by Domestic Gal

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  5. Week 1 of the $2010 Yearly Budget

    by , 01-11-2010 at 12:00 AM
    NEW YEAR NEW BUDGET!!!
    The new budget for 2010 is $2010 for household budget.
    This will include
    food (eating out is different budget but only happens rarely and with coupon or GC)
    health and beauty
    cleaning
    paper products
    stamps
    light bulbs
    vac. bag/belts


    This month is eating from the freezer/pantry month. I am trying to eat as much as possible form the freezer/pantry. So far it has been going great.
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