Week 5 Of Our 10 Week Grocery Budget Challenge

Posted by on July 29, 2013




We have completed WEEK 5 of our 10 Week Grocery Budget Challenge! We are HALF WAY DONE! If you’d like to learn more about this challenge, go HERE!


***Here’s the secret to staying in your budget, menu plan based on what you already own and what is on sale. This way you don’t buy anything that isn’t on sale. Hope that helps!


My NEW budget for this challenge is $30 per week, and I WENT OVER! Yes it’s true, here’s the breakdown of what I spent and saved:


NEW Budget: $30 per week + $3 roll over from last week

Total Spent: $33.92 (went over by $.92), Saved: at least $52.10



Spent $7.00 at 99 Cent Store, see shopping trip HERE

Spent $2.20 at Vons, bought (6) Ocean Spray Juice for FREE + bought grapes

Spent $13.81 at WinCo, bought frozen veggies, quinoa, apples, coleslaw, kale, bananas

Spent $10.91 at Albertsons, pictured above


How did you do??? If you are participating in this 10 week challenge let us know what your NEW budget is and what you spent this week on groceries in the comment section below.

I will keep track each week with how you all do, and at the end of our 10 week challenge (1) person will win a surprise prize pack from me!

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