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Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-30-2008, 06:58 AM
Replies: 147
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Posted By RobertaD
Budget $700 July/August Spent $657.34 Coupons...

Budget $700 July/August
Spent $657.34
Coupons $201.60
Sales $277.19
Balance $43.34 for August carry over to Sept.

Stopped at Aldi's & Kroger's this week $132.80 saved $104.58 but everything...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-25-2008, 02:05 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Good meat sale Charlotte I'd go back too if I had...

Good meat sale Charlotte I'd go back too if I had the money to do so. Most meals my 12 yr old eats as much if not more than I do.

I haven't shopped since my last post but did use $7 in coupons...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-19-2008, 01:13 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $124.22 at Krogers, stocked up on breakfast...

Spent $124.22 at Krogers, stocked up on breakfast food for the kids for two months if not more. Went ahead and bought dog food as it was on sale and I had a coupon. I'm over my budget for August...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-18-2008, 04:56 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I know for me at least meal planning keeps me...

I know for me at least meal planning keeps me running to the store for i.e. lima beans to go with dinner.

By planning out 8 meals I can pick up what we don't have on hand to finish out the meals...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-10-2008, 04:52 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $53.30 saved $36.08 Budget $700...

Spent $53.30 saved $36.08

Budget $700 July/August
Spent $583.12
Coupons $123.15
Sales $226.24
Balance $116.88 for August

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 08-03-2008, 10:32 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I'm going to combine July & August together since...

I'm going to combine July & August together since a lot of what I've bought in the last 10 days of July is for August. So will do $700 total for July/Aug up a bit since we are eating more at home.
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Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-31-2008, 05:23 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I went to the Entemanns & Nickols bread stores...

I went to the Entemanns & Nickols bread stores and Walgreens on Monday spent $21.33.

I'm going to combine July & August together since a lot of what I've bought in the last 10 days that put me...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-31-2008, 05:08 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I use coupons to help make the $300 monthly...

I use coupons to help make the $300 monthly budget for my family of 4 even though I include dog food, paper and cleaning supplies. With the rising prices though I think I'll have to up it to $350. ...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-25-2008, 09:38 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I found the Electrasol tablets by walking the...

I found the Electrasol tablets by walking the cleaning aisle looking for Lysol bathroom & liquid cleaners $.50 after sale & coupons. the electrasol was on clearance for $2.75 because it is the "old...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-24-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $103.03 at Krogers and Family Dollar this...

Spent $103.03 at Krogers and Family Dollar this week saved $102.95 with sales and coupons. Most of the food will be eaten in August and I bought cleaning supplies for the next 6-9 months. So I...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-22-2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I'm pretty sure I'll be over since there is still...

I'm pretty sure I'll be over since there is still a week left in the month. I didn't increase my budget even though everyone is home eating 3 meals aday and we haven't been eating out. So I've been...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-20-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $56.65 at Krogers saved $21.02 Budget...

Spent $56.65 at Krogers saved $21.02

Budget $300
Spent $260.48
Coupons $37.84
Sales $91.76
Balance $39.52

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-16-2008, 07:43 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I stopped at Kroger and Meijers the last couple...

I stopped at Kroger and Meijers the last couple of days cherry picking and stocking up on meat. I spent $186.29 and saved $92.93.

Budget $300
Spent $203.83
Coupons $26.84
Sales $77.74...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 07-03-2008, 12:32 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $17.54 at Krogers today saved $8.80 with...

Spent $17.54 at Krogers today saved $8.80 with coupons and sales.

Budget $300
Spent $17.54
Coupons $3.90
Sales $4.90
Balance $282.46

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-30-2008, 11:45 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I will stay with $300 for July I include paper &...

I will stay with $300 for July I include paper & cleaning products, etc. as well as dog food for my family of 4 plus 2 dogs.

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-28-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I went to Krogers today and spent $86.12 and...

I went to Krogers today and spent $86.12 and saved $101.84. $38.59 in coupons and $63.25 in store sales.

Budget $300
Spent to date $275.62
Coupons used $89.27
Store Savings $128.27
Budget...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-24-2008, 03:49 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $40 over the past 10 days and saved $14.21...

Spent $40 over the past 10 days and saved $14.21 in coupons and sales.

Budget $300
Spent to date $189.50
Coupons used $49.68
Store Savings $65.02
Budget left $110.50

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-14-2008, 12:26 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Spent $40.82 at Krogers saved $36.58 with coupons...

Spent $40.82 at Krogers saved $36.58 with coupons and sales.

Budget $300
Spent to date $149.50
Coupons used $34.63
Store Savings $53.86
Budget left $150.50

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-11-2008, 03:24 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
DH went to Krogers spent $39.44 saved $4.43. ...

DH went to Krogers spent $39.44 saved $4.43.

Budget $300
Spent to date $108.68
Coupons used $16.50
Store Savings $35.41
Budget left $191.32

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-06-2008, 09:43 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Was at Krogers yesterday and spent $69.24 saved...

Was at Krogers yesterday and spent $69.24 saved $35.48.

Budget $300
Spent to date $69.24
Coupons used $16.50
Store Savings $30.98

Budget left $230.76

Roberta
Forum: Grocery Challenge 06-04-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
Yes Jean, commissaries are grocery stores on...

Yes Jean, commissaries are grocery stores on military bases for the families use. Those overseas also allow the use of expired coupons.

I need to check the grocery ad and make a list for the...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 05-31-2008, 07:17 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 8,962
Posted By RobertaD
I'm going to stay at $300 for the month only...

I'm going to stay at $300 for the month only because we are going on vacation for 5-6 days. But will need to bump it up in July as dd1 wont be eating at school.

Roberta
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