monster grocery shopping..

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by smom1976, Aug 19, 2008.

  1. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    My husband and I went grocery shopping for the month (well not even really for the month) but we spent 450.00 I couldnt believe it! We have soooo much food.. I am soooo gratefull for all of it!
  2. newchickenfamily

    newchickenfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

    Whoa! You must have gone to Costco! [​IMG] Seems like we can't get out of there without spending about the same!!
  3. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Yeah, really, walk into costco for just milk, and leave 150 bucks lighter toting a cart with cookies, meat, crackers, candy, and various other goods.
  4. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    Holy cow! I guess you are grateful! I would be too! Especially if $450 actually bought a lot of food. Sheesh! With the way that prices have been, I've been nothing but discouraged about grocery shopping. Glad to hear that your trip was good! [​IMG]
  5. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    lol i always buy alot of food when it's time to grocery shop i always spend between $200 or $250 each time.
  6. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    We spend like that each month, too, but man, do we ever hit the sales! I'm dreaming of a pantry so that I'll have even more room to store my budget finds (veggies, pasta sauce, etc. etc. etc.). I feel bad when I see a good grocery sale and think, yeah, but where would I PUT that? [​IMG]

    I'm thankful that you and your DH were able to get what you needed at the store. [​IMG]
  7. BettyR

    BettyR Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 1, 2008
    Texas Gulf Coast
    Quote:You really did do good if that will last you for a month...$100.00 doesn't buy that much anymore.

    I try like the dickens to keep my grocery bill under $150.00 a week sometimes I manage sometimes I don't.

    Congrats on the haul!!!
  8. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    wow my mom would be like "I spent what?!" lol how CAN you spend that much on food in one visit? Chickens, I can understand.

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