3 Moms: Shopping Trip

Costco Salad $3.99 Frozen Strawberries $8.89 (2) Butter $12.98 Cream $2.99 Syrup $6.49 Maple Syrup $12.99 Spaghetti Sauce $5.29 Shredded Cheese $11.39 Eggs $8.99 Brown Sugar $4.79 Garlic $3.39 Garbage Bags $11.59 Olive Oil $17.99 Total 112.46 Commissary Bananas $2.46 Apples $2.62 Strawberries $2.00 Carrots $2.00 Zucchini $0.28 Onion $1.60 10 lb … [Read more...]

Shopping Trip Update

My last Commissary shopping trip was on March 2 and I spent $157. Since then we have made two other trips to pick up a few groceries. DH's Commissary trip: 2 packs baby wipes $7.68 2 packs diapers $16.98 Pull-ups $9.59 Bread $1.88 2 Nasal Spray $5.50 2 gallons milk $4.30 Orange juice $4.99 Flowers $9.95 Coupons $4.50 Total - $59.39 My Aldi trip: Eggs $1.35 Hot dog buns … [Read more...]

Shopping Trip

I made my big shopping trip on Tuesday night. I carpool with a friend and we usually go to the commissary about every two weeks. I supplement milk, eggs, and produce with a trip to Aldi's on the off week. As I mentioned in a previous post, I grocery shop with cash which helps me stay under budget. My grocery budget for the month is $600 for my family of 9. We usually have people over for dinner … [Read more...]