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It was DOUBLE Double coupons today and I went to the store even though I am still fighting the mother of all migraines this week…I only did two transactions and here is what I got:
10 packs Yoplait Delites Yogurt @ $2.00
2 packs Ball Park Franks @ $2.00
1 Gallon of Milk @ $2.15
Coupons used: ten $1 off Yoplait (all doubled), two $2 off Ball Park Franks, $.05 for bringing a bag, that means $36.98 in groceries for $2.10, a savings of 94%
** I COULD have gotten 10 more packs of yogurt but my Mother loves this brand too and was with me – she got 10 packs for HER house while doing grocery shopping, LOL!
8 packs of Kool Aid Fun Fizz @ $2.19
1 pack Rhodes Rolls @ $2.39
1 pack Tornados @ $2.49
2 packs boneless, skinless Chicken Breasts (about 5#) @ $1.89/# $10.62
Coupons used: eight $1 off Fun Fizz (all doubled), $1 off Rhodes (doubled), $1 off Tornados (doubled)for $46.74 for in groceries for $13.02, a savings of 72%
Grand total: $83.72 for $15.12 – 82% savings!
3# of the chicken simmered all day in the crock pot with BBQ sauce and is now shredded and living happily in the freezer for 4 future meals like BBQ chicken pizza, etc. Tomorrow the rest of the chicken will cook down with a honey lemon marinade in the crock pot.
Total for the month:
-27.73 (week 1)
$72.27 to go
-4.79 (Wags this week) 4 cans oranges for $.50 each, 1 gallon of milk for $2.79
$67.48 to go
-19.76 (this week: Copp’s)
$17 this week at Cub Foods (rounded up)
-$15.12 this week at Copp’s
$15.60 to go over the next 8 days!
I already know what I am looking at for the new sales flier — Granola bars, possible another chuck roast meal deal, Kraft cheese, and Evaporated Milk (great for rainbow layered Jell-O!)…
How is YOUR monthly food budget shaping up?