Sunday, May 12, 2013

Shopping Trip 5-11-13 ($84.72)

So, when we came back from Tillamook yesterday we decided that we need to stop and get some items at Safeway (bread, milk, etc) ... so here is my shopping trip that wasn't planned ...

1 - Safeway Cupcake Liners (1.69)
2 - Pretzels (on sale w/J4U 1.99 each)
1 - Lays Stax Chips (on sale 1.25)
1 - Dasani Water (4.99)
1 - Corn Chips (4.59 - they were suppose to be 2.99 ... grrr)
2 - 7up 12pks (6.99 each - part of B2G3 Free)
1 - Squirt (6.99 each - part of B2G3 Free)
1 - Root Beer (6.99 each - part of B2G3 Free)
1 - Sunkist Orange (6.99 each - part of B2G3 Free)
1 - Frozen Biscuits (3.99 ... Todd was making Mother's Day breakfast)
1 - Gold n' Soft (on sale .69)
1 - Digiorno Pizza (on sale 5.00)
1 - Gallon Whole Milk (2.59)
1 - Garlic Bread (1.99)
1 - Franz Bread (3.49)
1 - Sausage (3.99 ... Todd was making Mother's Day breakfast)
2 - Steaks (on sale 12.14)
2 - Lobster Tails (on sale 4.99 each)
Bananas (1.20)
1 - Bag of Red Potatoes (on sale 2.49)
1 - 10lb Bag of Potatoes (1.99)
1 - Ceasar Salad (on sale w/J4U .50)

Safeway Total:  $84.72
Monthly Total: $188.01
Year-To-Date Total: $1485.86

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Shopping Trip 5-4-13 ($103.29)

Safeway

1 - Gallon of Vinegar (4.49)
4 - Scooby Doo Fruit Snacks (w/J4u and coupons .87 each wyb 4)
1 - Rold Gold Pretzels ... for fishing (on sale 3.00)
1 - Frito Scoops (on sale 2.00)
1 - Cheetos (on sale 2.00)
4 - Poptarts 12cts (on sale 1.99 each wyb 4)
1 - Baby Dill Pickles (3.55)
1 - Graham Cracker Crumbs ... for a dessert I didn't make for the coffee party (4.19)
1 - Triscuits (on sale 2.50)
1 - Dasani Water (4.99)
1 - Chopped Pecans ... for a dessert I did make for the coffee party (3.99)
1 - Gordita Tortillas (3.49)
1 - Capri Sun (on sale 1.99)
3 - Philly Cream Cheese ... for a dessert I didn't make for the coffee party - used 1 (w/J4u and coupons 1.26 each)
2 - Darigold Butter (on sale 2.99 each)
4 - Coffee Mate Creamers ... for the coffee party that I was getting a good deal ... but fail (2.16 each)
1 - Tillamook Sour Cream ... for a dessert I did make for the coffee party (2.19)
1 - Gallon of whole milk (2.59)
1 - Garlic Bread (1.99)
6 - Top Sirloin Steaks (on sale 18.11)
2 - Oranges (1.15)
1 - Iceberg Lettuce (.99)
2 - White Corn (.50 each)
1 - Yellow Onion (.49)
1 - Tomato (1.45)
Raw Walnuts ... for a dessert I didn't make for the coffee party (3.20)
2 - Lemons (.50 each)
2 - Raspberries ... for a dessert I didn't make for the coffee party (3.99 each)
1 - Blueberries ... for a dessert I didn't make for the coffee party (3.99)
   - used 10.00 off 50.00 purchase coupon

I bought alot of additonal items that I didn't need due to I was unsure what I wanted to make for the coffee party ... in case you are wondering I made a One-Step Pound Cake with Lemon Icing, Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting, and a Coffee Cake.

Safeway Total:  $103.29
Monthly Total: $103.29
Year-To-Date Total: $1401.14

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Shopping Trip 4-26 & 4-27

I think that I did really good shopping this weekend, however, my hubby decided to stop by Walmart on his way home on Friday night since he needed bread for work on Saturday.  Check out his quick trip to Walmart below along with some of my great free items at Safeway!

Walmart (Todd's Trip):

2 - Doritos (2.98)
1 - Fritos (2.68)
1 - Cheetos (1.98)
2 - Mountain Dew Cubes (6.48 each ... grrr they were on sale at Safeways for 5.00 each!)
   - used 2.00 off 2 coupon (he found the coupons in store and brought home extras - I guess I'm making some progress!)
1 - Sourdough Bread (4.18 ... OH MY GOSS!!!)
1 - Iceberg Lettuce (1.12)
Turkey Lunch Meat (9.70)

Walmart Total:  38.98

Safeway:

2 - Pepsi Cubes (on sale 5.00 each)
   - used 2.00 off 2 coupon
3 - Jif 18oz (J4U price 2.51 each)
2 - 7-up Cubes (on sale 5.00 each)
1 - Yoplait GoGurt - big pack (J4U price FREE)
1 - Safeway reusable Bag (J4U price FREE)
   - used 5.00 off coupon (from buying 3 Mother's Day cards)

Safeway Total:  25.33

Fred Meyer:

1 - 1/2 Gallon Milk (1.25 with coupon)
1 - 1/2 Gallon Chocolate Milk (1.25 with coupon)
2 - 1/2 Gallons Orange Juice (1.25 each with coupon)
1 - Finish Tabs (on sale 5.99)
   - used 1.25 off coupon

Fred Meyer Total:  9.74

Winco:

1 - Shredded Wheat Cereal (2.78)
1 - Raisin Bran Cereal (1.98)
1 - Pkg of Boneless Chicken Breast (8.54)
1 - Mrs. Buttersworth Syrup (1.98)
1 - Pkg of Steaks (12.70)
2 - Nutter Butters (1.50 each)
1 - Gorditas (2.38)
2 - Chocolate Pudding (1.18 each)
2 - Keebler Pie Crusts (1.88 each)
1 - Box of EasyMac (2.48)
Braeburn Apples (1.63 total)
Bananas (.68 total)
1 - Lettuce (.88)
Onions (.75 total)
2 - Franz Bread (2.18 each)
1 - Franz Bagels (1.98)
1 - Garlic Bread (1.98)
   - 10.00 off 50.00 purchase coupon

Winco Total:  44.22

Weekly Total:$118.27
Monthly Total: $279.36 (did I really end up under budget ... I will if I don't go shopping again!!!)
Year-To-Date Total: $1297.85

Friday, April 26, 2013

Grocery Shopping 4-21-13 ($52.74)

So, in all honesty I have no idea if I went grocery shopping or not last weekend ... I can't find any receipts around here and I really can't remember buying anything so I'm going to go with the fact that this was my next trip to the store (sometimes things get busy around here and I don't get to the grocery store!)

Winco:

1 - Dasani Water (4.98)
2 - Nutty Bars (1.28 each)
1 - Fritos (1.68)
1 - Gallon of Milk (2.56)
1 - 10lb bag of potatoes (1.68)
4 - Totinos pizzas (1.25 each)
1 - Lettuce (.88)
1 - Gordita Shells (2.38)
1- Tomato (.49)
4 - Braeburn Apples (1.56)
1 - Baby Carrots (1.18)
1 - Six Cheese Italian Blend (1.98)
3 - White Onions (1.58 total)
4 - Banans (.65 total)
2 - Mozzarella Grated Cheese (2.52 each)
1 - 5lb bag of Red potatoes (1.47)
1 - Celery (1.62)
1 - Animal Crackers (1.98)
Deli Turkey (6.16 total)
2 - Franz Bread (1.98 each)
2 - Pork Sirloin Roasts (7.71 total)
2 - French Fries (1.28 each)
1 - Nabisco Crackers (1.88)
   - used 10.00 off 50.00 purchase

Winco Total:  $52.74
Monthly Total: $161.09 ($138.91.left for the month.)
Year-To-Date Total: $1179.58

Grocey Shopping 4-7-13 ($29.42)

So, we also needed a bag of flour at Winco ... so here is a breakdown of that shopping trip.

Winco:

2 - Lemons (.28 total)
2 - White Onions (1.54 total)
2 - Butters (2.48 each)
1 - Heinz Ketchup (2.54)
1 - Kosher Baby Pickles (2.48)
1 - Nutter Butter (1.50)
1 - French Fries (1.28)
1 - Gold 'n Soft Margarine (1.17)
1 - 25lb bag of flour (13.67)

Winco Total:  $29.42
Monthly Total: $108.35 ($191.65 left for the month.)
Year-To-Date Total: $1126.84

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Grocery Shopping 4-6-13 ($78.93)

Well, its April ... hopefully I will do a better job staying in much budget this month.  Here's my first shopping trip of the month:

Safeway:

2 - Pepsi 24packs - for Todd, I have only drank 1 since the first of the year ... on Easter at my mom and dads (on sale 5.00 each + deposit)
1 - Salt (.79)
3 - Quaker Chewy Dipps (on sale 1.88 each)
   - used .50 J4U coupon
2 - Kelloggs Poptarts (on sale 1.99 each)
1 - Jif Peanut Butter (on sale 7.99)
1 - Squirt 12 pack (on sale 2.50 + deposit)
1 - A & W Rootbeer 12 pack (on sale 2.50 + deposit)
1 - Gordita Tortilla (3.49)
1 - Capri Sun (on sale 1.79)
1 - Hefty Kitchen Bags (on sale, along with 3.00 off when you buy 2 participating products - 3.06)
1 - Charmin Ultra Strong (on sale, along with 3.00 off when you buy 2 participating products - 8.59)
2 - Totino's Pizzas (1.50 each)
1 - Whole Milk (2.59)
1 - Franz White Bread (on sale 2.29)
1 - Chuck Pot Roast (on sale for 10.55)
1 - Pork Shoulder Roast (on sale for 8.04)
Bunch of Bananas (1.36)
1 - Iceberg Lettuce (on sale .79)
Celery (1.99)
Hothouse Tomatoes (2.44)
1 - White Onion (.95)
1 - Baby Carrots (1.50)
   - used 10.00 off 50.00 purchase

Safeway Total:  $78.93
Monthly Total: $78.93 (221.07 left for the month.)
Year-To-Date Total: $1097.42

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Grocery Shopping 3-23 & 3-24 ($86.89)

Safeway 3-23-13

2 - Cases of Dasani Water (on sale 3.99 each)
1 - Brawny Paper Towels (on sale J4U 5.00)
1 - All Detergent 100 oz (on sale J4U 5.00)
1 - Gallon of Milk (2.59)
1 - Coast to Coast Sourdough Bread (2.99)
2 - Franz Bread (on sale 2.49 each)
Bananas (.92)
1 - Iceberg Lettuce (1.99)
1 - White Onion (2.18)
1 - Tomato (1.21)
1 - Bag of Russet Potatoes (on sale J4U $1.87)
1 - Bag of Red Potatoes (2.99)
1 - Suave Shampoo (on sale 1.99)
1 - Mesquite Turkey Breast J4U 5.25)

Safeway Total:  $49.34

Fred Meyer 3-24-13
3 - Nabisco Crackers (on sale 3/5.00 w/in-ad coupon)
2 - Fred Meyer Butter (on sale 1.79 each w/in-ad coupon)
4 - Farmland Bacon (on sale 2.99 each w/in-ad coupon)
1 - Ham (17.01)

Fred Meyer Total:  $37.55

Weekly Total:  $86.89
Monthly Total:  $406.67 (106.67 over budget for the month ... grrrr)
Year-To-Date Total:  $1018.49 (118.49 over in the first quarter ... lots to make up over the next 9 months!)