$25 grocery budget--5th week grocery haul and menu plan

$25 Grocery Budget–Week 5 Grocery Haul and Menu Plan

After last week’s disaster, and the previous two weeks of being over budget, I knew that I needed a better plan, so I headed out for my shopping trip with a list in hand that I intended to follow.  This week I skipped the produce sale at Vallarta, and shopped only within a few miles of my home.   I was determined to stick to within […]

$25 Menu Plan--Fourth Week Grocery Haul and Menu Plan

$25 Menu Plan–Fourth Week Grocery Haul and Menu Plan

After spending more than twice the allotted $25 last week on groceries, I was committed to do my best to adhere to my budget this week.  The problem was that this is an Aldi week.  Once a month, Bus Boy has a doctor appointment in Civilization, and there’s an Aldi a few miles from the hospital.  Whenever he goes to the hospital, we swing by […]

$25 WEEKLY GROCERY BUDGET

$25 Menu Plan–The Third Week Review

In spite of seriously overspending on my grocery budget this week, the rest of the week went well.  We still didn’t make everything on our menu plan, but we  ate enough of them that Sue Chef has agreed to leave the  menu board alone.  That’s definitely good news.