Granted, Safeway isn't the cheapest store in the neighborhood but there are certain products that Aldi's doesn't offer and some name brand items that I prefer. So using the Club Member and mobile app they offer, I find that I am slowly building my stockpile of certain items and saving more...
My pantry is stocked ok..my budget is 500 for us this includes me, hubs, grandma, BIL, and Pooh who will not eat dog food.
breakfast will be breakfast sammies going to make my own sausage biscuits and egg mcmuffins wish me luck.
12 boxes of cereal we eat a lot of cereal
lunch will be...
these are the sale prices of some things here in my local area
pork ribs .99
10 lb I daho potatoes 2.99
kraft barbeque sauce 17 oz .77
kraft cheese 12 oz 1.88
general mills cereal 2.47
Boneless pork loin 1.99 lb
t bone 5.99
fresh boneless breast 1.99 lb
corn fresh 3/1
We ran across three big bunches of bananas marked down to .29/lb. today. That's really cheap for here. Usually bananas are .79/lb. and almost never on a close-out. So I need to make some banana bread again and maybe dehydrate some more banana chips.
Then we found eggs for .90/dozen. They...
New store for scratch and dent in Pa, new to me anyway.
BB's Grocery Outlet - Off the Beaten Path
BB's Grocery Outlet in Quarryville, PA
Really worth the trip. Today I bought
~tortillas. regular and low carb 4/$1
~canned sausage, breakfast. 60 cents a can
~stewed tomatoes 3/$1
Just wondering if anyone has bought these and if you would recommend them. My biggest money issues is groceries so I'm thinking seriously about getting these.
Groceries On A Dime e-books How to save money and get out of debt – frugal recipes – Living on a Dime®
I have this old book here that a lady kept track of her groceries she bought every week.
She only did it for the one full year.
Total spent on groceries for the year was $ 286.73 .
cottage cheese .25
milk for the week .80
So I went to use my doubler at Albertsons today. I am making salsa chicken for dinner so I was going to pick up some canned refried beans and sour cream.
16 ounces Daisy sour cream $2.99
Large can refried beans $2.99
I did get the sour cream but I decided to cook up the bags of beans I had...
Years ago I decided to make a binder to track the prices of all of my most purchased items at the various stores in my area. It was a place to log the sales/price and see trends of how often said items went on sale and what a truly good price would be....
The binder never got made...
I think it's time to resurrect this challenge. Who will join me?
$25 is an arbitrary amount, that, a few years ago represented the average amount a person would get per week on food stamps. Well, food costs have gone up and so have benefits. Check this link to see what you might receive in...
I am a couponer (manufacturer, e-coupons, printable, etc) and I match coupons to weekly sales at the grocery store. Our household consists of myself, my husband, an 8 year old son and 6 year old daughter. While I know that couponing saves me tons each week (I average 32% savings each week), I...
I'll admit it. :blush: Bad things have crept back into our diet here, in spite of my best intentions and all my grumblings about processed food designed to kill us all. And I've learned some new things about certain foods as well, making me less interested in continuing to buy them.
What are your goals for grocery spending in 2012? Will you be keeping your budget the same as in 2011 or have circumstances caused you to change your grocery budget? I went over budget SEVERAL times in 2011 so my goal in starting this challenge is to spend no more than $300 per month...
what is the one thing you could not live without while grocery shopping...not toiletries but food related...
I have decided to try the oam method for shopping and have written out my menu and list however i know there is something that is missing....
Tomorrow will be Dec. 1st. Last month we spend WAY too much on groceries. I try to stay under $250, but last month we spent close to $425. My goal is to make it though the first two weeks of December (Dec 14) without shopping. It is going to be tough, as far as meats go, but we will have to have...
Went to the Amish bent and dent grocery for the first time today. It's about 30 miles from my house, but was on the way to where other places I was already headed.
IT HAS CHANGED MY LIFE.
Ok, so it's not like I can do my regular grocery shopping there, since their inventory is random and...
They are calling it an inflation buster sale.
I call it wonderful
Might take some extra out of savings to stock up
5 pounds white flour 99 cents
4 pounds sugar $1.79
Can veggies 50 cents
pound frozen veggies 79 cents
cake mixes 59 cents
48 oz oil 2.89
Can of cream of coups 69 cents