Share Your Savings Saturday - Link Up!
I went to Publix and CVS this week.
Here's what I got at Publix:
2 Silk soymilks
2 bags Lays kettle-cooked chips
4 boxes Orville popcorn
2 boxes Frosted Mini-Wheats cereal
1 package slicked almonds
4 bottles Dentyne ice gum
1 can Rotel tomatoes
1 gallon milk
2 sweet potatoes
1 bunch broccoli
1 bunch cauliflower
1 package Angel Soft toilet paper
2 packages Kraft shredded cheese
1 garlic bulb
8 lbs oranges
1 dozen eggs
2 packages cookies
1 package frozen spinach
1 package Romaine lettuce
1 package frozen flounder fish
1 can black beans
1 can vegetable broth
2 Glade Relaxing Moments candles
2 whole wheat Mueller's pasta
1 package mushrooms
2 Hunt's ketchup
2 Scrubbing Bubbles Extend-A-Clean sprayers
2 Scrubbing Bubbles refills
Total Before Sales and Coupons: $151.00
Total saved from sales: $38.15
Manufacturer coupons used: $40.21
Store/Competitor coupons used: $18.35
Total amount saved: $96.71
Total paid after all sales and coupons: $54.29
*I also made a quick trip to CVS to pick up some toothpaste, Advil, and mascara. Here's a picture with a savings summary below:
Total paid out of pocket: $.77
Total saved: $17.94
ECB I walked away with: $10.50 ($7 earned from this transaction, $3.50 that I previously had but didn't use on this transaction)
So with Publix and CVS combined, I spent a total of $55.06 (and saved a total of $114.65) on groceries this week.
1st Week: $41.34
2nd Week: $62.02
3rd Week: $55.06
Total spent for month of April so far: $158.42
Total savings for month of April so far: $319.19
***Looks like we're $8.42 over so far this month, so we'll have to be careful next week to make up for it!
New to saving money on groceries? Try this series for helpful information on how to save.
Not sure how to use coupons? Try this post for couponing basics!
Want to start saving at Publix? Check out the Publix Basics post to learn all about it!
What About You: How did you do this week? Share your deals and scenarios below by either linking up to your blog or commenting!
Note about linking to your blog: Please leave a link that goes directly to your savings post, rather than your home page, so that everybody can easily see your great deals! =)
Looking forward to seeing how some of you save each week!
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