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Brigette’s $86 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 6

My older sibling, Brigette, shares her shopping journeys and menu strategies weekly! You can go HERE to see all of her weekly menu strategies and you can go HERE to check out everything about her household!

Aldi

1 3-lb bag Onions – $2.39

1 10-lb bag Russet Potatoes – $3.45

3 bags frozen Broccoli Florets – $2.85

3 Cucumbers – $1.77

1 3-lb bag Pink Lady Apples – $3.29

1 lot Bananas – $0.98

1 pkg Romaine Hearts – $3.19

2 bags fresh Green Beans – $3.18

1 tub Artisan Lettuce – $2.79

1 pkg Baby Carrots – $0.79

2 containers Strawberries – $2.98

1 container Grape Tomaotes – $1.55

1 bag fresh Spinach – $1.19

1 container Baby Bella Mushrooms – $1.49

1 3-lb bag Sweet Potatoes – $1.39

2 5-lb bags White Grapefruit – $3.98

1 gallon Whole Milk – $2.66

3 6-ct bags Ciabatta Rolls (they had $2 off sticker labels on them) – $2.07

1 box Crispy Oats – $1.15

1 box Crispy Rice – $1.39

1 pkg fresh boneless Chicken Thighs ($1.99/pound) – $6.29

1 pkg Deli Meat – $3.09

1 pkg Turkey Bacon – $2.59

2 lots Eggs – $3.40

1 8-oz pkg Deli Sliced Cheese – $1.29

1 container Pancake Syrup – $1.48

1 bag Tortillas Chips – $1.25

1 bag Potato Chips – $1.29

1 16-oz bag Organic Quinoa – $2.95

1 loaf Sandwich Bread – $0.50

Total: $68.66

Harris Teeter

1 pkg Flour Tortillas – $0.84

1 32-oz container Half and Half – $1.69

1/2 gallon Almond Milk – $3.69 (Aldi was totally out of any type of almond milk)

1 4-ct pkg Chobani Zero-Sugar Yogurt – $4.79, get $2.50 refund from Ibotta – $2.29 after refund

2 single-serving containers Chobani Zero Sugar Yogurt – $2.00, get $1.25 refund from Ibotta – $0.75/2 after refund

1 Boston Pork Butt Roast ($0.97/pound) – $8.56 (this will make enough for a number of meals, so I’ll freeze the rest)

Total: $17.82

Grocery Total for the Week: $86.48

Weekly Menu Plan

Breakfasts

Cereal, Toast, Fruit, Smoothies, Eggs, Oatmeal, Yogurt

Lunches

Deli Meat/Cheese Sandwiches, Chips, Strawberries, Cucumbers x 2

Apples/Bananas and Peanut Butter, Carrots, Buttered Toasted Ciabatta Rolls x 2

Leftovers x 3

Dinners

Build-Your-Own Taco Salad/Burritos (Seasoned Ground Venison. Chopped Romaine, Tomatoes, Salsa, Shredded Cheese, Chopped Cilantro, Chips, Tortillas)

Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Baked French Fries, Broccoli

Ham, Baked Sweet Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Biscuits

Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Grapefruit, Green Beans

Date Night Out (kids consume remaining in your home)

Venison Meat Loaf, Fried Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Broccoli

Chicken on the Grill, Garlic Mushroom Quinoa, Green Beans, Grapefruit

Gabriel

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