Blog on saving money and living on a budget in CT.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Today's shopping trip included Xpect/Marc's, Stop and Shop, Aldi's. I got the following: 2 bags each of potato chips, veggie chips, tortilla chips.
a loaf of seeded rye, 2 each of "oreo's" and "fig newtons"
Dairy included 2 gallons milk, 2 qts vanilla bean Greek yogurt, 1 qt organic vanilla low fat yogurt, qt of buttermilk, qt of 1/2 & 1/2, 2 doz med eggs, butter, 3 tubs ice cream, a wedge of Parmesan cheese, presliced Colby-Jack cheese
Sandwich meat: bologna, turkey, ham. From the freezer case: fzn blueberries (I've been wanting to make blueberry muffins or a coffee cake), 2 cans OJ
Non food needs this week: bar soap for the boys (I usually only use Dove unless gifted a nice bar of Europeen soap), swabs
Pantry items: 10 lbs bread flour once again found at Xpect so I grabbed it @ $2.39/bag; a 6 pack of beer for fish frying batter, Panko, 2 tins sardines in oil, 2 yellow mustard, a spicy brown mustard, 2 bottles "splash" juice, 2 boxes "honey nut cheerios", "cheez its", cinnamon graham crackers, 2 cans fancy crab meat for quiches, 3 boxes choc pudding.