Finance

Gretchen’s $124 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 6

1 gallon Milk – $3.02

1 bag Frozen Chicken Breasts – $9.49

1 MooTubes – $1.55

2 Half & Half – $2.65 each

4 boxes Mac & Cheese – $0.43 each

1 box Honey Graham Cereal – $2.05

2 cans Pumpkin – $1.15 each

1 Bacon – $3.99

1 container Yogurt – $1.99

1 Olive Oil – $2.85

1 pkg Hot Dogs – $1.39

1.47 pounds Zucchini – $2.04

2 bags Mini Cucumbers – $1.89 each

1 bag Organic Granola – $2.49

1 box Fruit & Grain Bars – $1.65

3 Avocados – $0.69 each

1 box Crackers – $2.19

1 pkg Applesauce Cups – $1.95

1 bag Oyster Crackers – $1.19

1 Oven Roasted Turkey Breasts – $5.49

I was going to get a couple lots eggs at Aldi however when I saw this rate I couldn’t think my eyes and chose to avoid purchasing them there. I miss out on the days of eggs for $0.70/lots at Aldi!

1 pkg Peanut Butter Crackers – $1.15

1 bag Tortilla Chips – $1.79

1 Peanut Butter – $1.69

1 bag Romaine Hearts – $3.39

1 bag Baby Carrots – $0.95

0.96 pounds Roma Tomatoes – $1.33

1 bag Gala Apples – $2.99

1.89 pounds Red Grapes – $3.01

1 pkg Cinnamon Raisin Bagels – $1.89

1 loaf Bread – $0.99

1 container Blueberries – $2.49

Total: $80.17

1 bag Sugar – $2.77

2 bags Flour – $1.47 each

2 lots Eggs – $1.97 each (There was a limitation of 2 otherwise I wouldn’t purchased a lot more!)

1 bag Flour Tortillas – $1.24

4 bags Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chips – $1.97 each

1 Pork Back Ribs – $8.10

Total: $26.87

3 bachelor’s degree Cheez-It Puff’d – $2.50 each, utilized $2/3 Publix e-coupon AND 3 $1.25/1 Ibotta refunds – $0.58 each after discount coupon and refunds

2 Lily’s Chocoates – $2.14 each, utilized 2 $1/1 discount coupons – $1.14 each after discount coupons

1 Quaker Oatmeal – $2.55, utilized $1/1 Publix e-coupon AND $1.50/1 Ibotta refund – Free after discount coupon and refund

Total after discount coupons and refunds: $3.98

I stopped at Walmart to get eggs given that I understood I might get the very best rate there and got a couple of other things while there.

18 count Eggs – $3.17

1.91 pounds Bananas – $0.73 (The bananas at Aldi were all brown today.)

1 Danimals – $5.37

1 Summer Sausage – $3.98

Total: $13.25

Total for all groceries: $124.27

Breakfasts

Cereal, Eggs, Bacon, Yogurt, Fruit, Pumpkin Muffins, Bagels

Lunches

Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwiches/Carrot Sticks/Cucumbers x 2, Turkey Sandwiches/Yogurt/Cheese Puffs x 2, Mac & Cheese/Grapes/Blueberries x 2, Leftovers

Dinners

Grilled Ribs, Potatoes, Steamed Zucchini

Soft Tacos, Chips and Homemade Guacamole

Out to consume (utilizing a present card provided to us)

Cheese Pizza, Breadsticks, Tossed Salad

Chicken & Rice, Broccoli

Sauteed Chicken & Veggies, Pumpkin Muffins

Waffles, Eggs, Fruit Smoothies

Gabriel

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