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Forum: Grocery Challenge 12-31-2009, 02:45 PM
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Posted By barbszy
I am hoping to get a good start to the year. I...

I am hoping to get a good start to the year. I will be doing a BIG shop this week as I have surgery on Friday, and I want to avoid sending my family to the grocery store for more than perishables...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 10-05-2009, 11:35 AM
Replies: 192
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Posted By barbszy
Jacki, in my experience with bread machines, if...

Jacki, in my experience with bread machines, if you bake the bread IN the machine you have to be absolutely meticulous about measuring, type of flour, etc. But if you just make the dough in the...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 09-13-2009, 04:37 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Last week I spent $95.79 Remaining in the...

Last week I spent $95.79

Remaining in the budget: $366.33

I saved $44.24 in coupons and store sales last week. Roberta puts me to shame!
Forum: Grocery Challenge 09-01-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
My budget for September is $570. It would have...

My budget for September is $570. It would have been $550 but I had $20 left over from last month, so I just added it in to this month's budget. It'll be great if I have something to carry over at...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 02-22-2009, 05:09 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Wouldn't that be awesome?! I don't bank my...

Wouldn't that be awesome?!

I don't bank my coupon savings (I depend on those as part of the budget) but I think I am going to bank the remainder of my grocery budget at the end of the month. That...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 02-18-2009, 04:40 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
WEEK OF FEB. 8 - 14 Shop Rite: 101.40 ...

WEEK OF FEB. 8 - 14
Shop Rite: 101.40
Coupon/store sale savings: 46.07

This week at Shop Rite and Sam's: $74.60
Coupon/store sale savings: 30.38

Left in the budget this month: $177.43
...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 02-08-2009, 05:51 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
My February budget is "under $500." So far: ...

My February budget is "under $500." So far:

SPENT:
Sam's 17.35
Shop Rite: 129.22

(total out of pocket) 146.57

Store savings & coupons: 69.88
Forum: Grocery Challenge 02-01-2009, 05:28 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
I am also hoping to keep it under $500 for...

I am also hoping to keep it under $500 for February. Family of 5, no pets (but 2 teenagers!)
Forum: Grocery Challenge 01-31-2009, 04:54 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
My January goal was $750 because I was doing some...

My January goal was $750 because I was doing some heavy-duty pantry stocking this month. I wound up spending $671.82. My coupon & store sale savings totaled $351.85, so for under $700 I got over...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 01-22-2009, 04:36 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Jeandeanette, why not skip the goal for a month...

Jeandeanette, why not skip the goal for a month and just track what you spend? Then, the next month, try to beat the month before.
Forum: Grocery Challenge 01-08-2009, 06:18 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Yesterday I did a big grocery run. I spent our...

Yesterday I did a big grocery run. I spent our of pocket $148.81 and saved $85.04 in store sales & coupons. I had a LOT of groceries to bring home.

Spent at Wegmans: 21.25
at CVS: 15.99
at...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 01-02-2009, 02:48 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
LOL, there was a typo in my above message which I...

LOL, there was a typo in my above message which I have now fixed. DH invested $45 into breakfast today, NOT $5....
Forum: Grocery Challenge 01-02-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Drat, my budget also has to include when DH...

Drat, my budget also has to include when DH decides to invite his 3 TEENAGE cousins over here for breakfast and spends $45 on meat, specialty "egg whites" and other stuff. :wallbang: 3 pounds of...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 12-31-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
I'm resolving this year to keep better track of...

I'm resolving this year to keep better track of my grocery expenses.

My husband wants me to stock the pantry FULL, so I am budgeting $750 for January. This will take me through the "can can sale"...
Forum: Grocery Challenge 12-30-2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 13,746
Posted By barbszy
Grocery Challenge 2009

Welcome to the Family Corner Grocery Challenge!

Grocery prices are going up and up, and we are all trying to keep our food bills DOWN!

Here's where we set a goal for our monthly budget and then...
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