Shopping Summary: May Week #1

I haven’t posted a shopping summary in a while – but after just crunching the numbers, I fell $3.00 under budget for the month of April.  Wa-hooo!  My savings percentages haven’t been as high, though we’ve had everything we’ve needed and have been adding to the stockpile little by little.  Under budget, new recipes, and healthy food – whether it’s high or low savings, I’ll take it.

I made it to Publix and Harris Teeter this week.  The trips went $10 over our $30/week budget, but I wanted to take advantage of the HT Triples.  I have three weeks to make it up, definitely doable.

Publix

(4) Juicy Juice, $1.33 ea
(2) Mazola Vegetable Oil, $1.50 ea
(2) Publix Canned Corn, $0.79 ea
(4) Kraft Shredded Cheese, $1.00 ea
(2) Yakisoba Noodles, FREE
(2) Potatos, $1.52
(2) Right Guard Deodarant, $0.40 ea
(6 lbs) Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, $1.99 lb

Before Savings and Coupons: $58.82
OOP: $23.56
Percent Savings: 60%

Harris Teeter (TRIPLES!)

(4) Mahatma Yellow Rice Mixes, FREE
(1) Mahatma Brown Rice, $0.14
(1) Mr. Clean Eraser, $1.04 ea
(2) Ortega Green Chiles, FREE
(1) Ortega Refried Beans, FREE
(1) Ortega Salsa, $0.75 ea
(1) Fleischman’s Yeast Packets, $0.29 ea
(1) French’s French Fried Onions, $0.20 ea
(2) Swanson Chicken Stock, $0.74 ea
(3) Texas Toast Croutons, $0.35 ea
(1) Spot Shot Carpet Cleaner, $0.34 ea
(1) Nature’s Own Honey Wheat Bread, $3.19 (should have been B1G1)
(2) Starbucks Ice Cream, $0.25 ea
(2) Birds Eye Steamfresh Veggies, $0.50 ea
(2) Country Crock Butter Sticks, $0.15 ea
(1) Oscar Mayer Bacon, $1.75 ea

Before Savings and Coupons: $78.86
OOP: $17.93
Percent Savings: 77%

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1 Response to “Shopping Summary: May Week #1”


  1. 1 cassie May 8, 2010 at 8:53 pm

    great shopping, as per usual :)


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