Thursday, July 31, 2008

Weekly Grocery Trip---Saved $78.96

I went for my weekly shopping trip to pick up some deals! Some of the deals were things that I needed in order to finish off some meals for this week. I stopped at three stores, Save A Lot; Family Fare and Meijer. It took me an hour to get to all three places and back home again.

First stop....Save A Lot

  • 3-2ct pkgs. beef cube steak $7.07 (each of the pkgs were marked down by 50 cents)
  • 2.54 lbs bananas $1.50
  • 3 bags egg noodles $2.97
  • 3 lbs apples $1.99
  • 2 jars pizza sauce $1.98

Total $15.51

Second stop....Family Fare (I actually remember to take pics of my deals this week!)

  • 2lbs baby cut carrots $1.67(B1G1)
  • 2lbs cheddar cheese $7.99(B1G1)
  • 10 boxes mac & cheese $4.45(B5G5)
  • 4 boxes breaded chicken nuggets $5.98(B1G1)
  • 2 bags potato chips $3.79(B1G1)

Total $23.88
Total Saved $23.88


Final Stop....Meijer(pic above doesn't have my frozen foods that I purchased) Here is a deals list with coupons to see how I did my deals.

  • 8 boxes Toaster strudel $11.04 ($1.38/box)
  • 2 pkgs ground chuck $6.96
  • 2 pkgs Ziploc containers $3.76 ($1.88/pkg)
  • 4 bottles Motts for Tots Juice $6.00 ($1.50/bottle)
  • 1 lb bacon $2.00
  • 2 boxes Go-gurt $3.00 ($1.50/box)
  • 2 pkgs Yoplait Kid Yogurt Drinks $3.00 ($1.50/pkg)
  • 1 pkg Oscar Mayer Deli Sliced Lunchmeat $1.75
  • 4 jars Smuckers Grape Jam $5.00
  • 5lbs Tyson QF Boneless/Skinless Chicken Breasts $9.99 ($2.00/lb)
  • 8lbs QF Boneless/Skinless Chicken Tenders $14.98 ($1.87/lb)
  • 1lb fresh Tyson breast tenderloins $2.84
Used a $5 off $75 purchase Catalina coupon!!

Total $65.62
Total Saved $55.08 (Meijer Promotions=$5.00; Non-Coupon Savings $39.28; Total Coupon Savings $10.80)


Grand Total $105.01
Grand Total Saved $78.96 (actually more if you count my savings at Save A Lot!)

If I hadn't used any coupons or sales but still shopping at Save A Lot my total grocery bill would have been $183.97!

2 comments:

Melinda said...

Wow, I'm impressed with both the savings and that it only took you an hour!

Sherry said...

Wow, great savings! :D