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Grocery Bills
October 5, 2012 at 7:12 PM

How much do you normally spend on groceries every week? How many people are in your family?


  • suziejax
    October 5, 2012 at 9:36 PM

    depends because some weeks I am sticked up and dont need much 

  • Amy127
    by Amy127
    October 5, 2012 at 10:16 PM
    I've been going one big trip a month but end up still doing a couple smaller trips spending around $550-600 a month. October is my trial month to see some savings. I'm going to go weekly and see if that helps.minimize the random trips.
  • kathyjustin
    October 6, 2012 at 6:46 AM

    3 in my family and it's about $155.00 a week

  • deedee3849
    October 6, 2012 at 8:45 AM

    $100-$120 per week for a family of 4 and that includes all toiletries and paper goods like trash bags, paper towels, fabric softener etc. I know I could do better if I did the coupon thing but I have a hard time finding coupons for healthy foods and when I use them for paper goods it ends up being the same price I pay for generic brand anyways.

  • ShandellsBaby
    October 6, 2012 at 12:20 PM

    i usually spend $250 a month on food and they are 4 in the family

  • aidansmommy219
    October 7, 2012 at 9:46 PM

     I try to go weekly, but sometimes I only make it every other week...I shop for dh, myself, ds, and dd (although I primarily nurse dd so she's not really factored in just yet)...I can spend anywhere between $50 and $100 for 2 weeks..I try to only buy meat when its on BOGO sale...and then I'll spend about $100 and get double the amount of what I normally would :) that will last awhile too.

  • Stevensmomma
    October 7, 2012 at 9:58 PM

    we are a family of four but three really bc the baby doesnt really count right now we spend $100 a week

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