made my grocery lists & saved money

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Registered: 02-18-2003
made my grocery lists & saved money
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Fri, 03-06-2009 - 12:56pm

I am learning to make grocery lists and checking prices plus trying real hard to save money when possible which means I take all my grocery lists with me since I write down the sale prices as well as brand name so I know if something is a better deal somewhere else


I had 3 lists one for walmart, and 2 grocery stores(both were shop n save but each is different with there meat selection and a few other items)


I go to walmart and stuck to my list but I found some items on my other store list was cheaper at walmart so I added them to the cart figuring if I am saving money and the item was on a list it was okay


for example kraft mac n cheese was $0.50 a box at walmart vs the 4/$5 at shop n save, the

Becky
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Registered: 06-28-2005
Fri, 03-06-2009 - 1:17pm
I know alot of people go to more than one store to get the best deals.
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Registered: 02-18-2003
Fri, 03-06-2009 - 2:03pm

I usually have my 5yr

Becky
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Registered: 06-28-2005
Fri, 03-06-2009 - 2:49pm

No food allergies here and hopefully never.

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Registered: 10-01-2007
Fri, 03-06-2009 - 3:24pm

Hey good for you!! I only go to Kroger. I don't even remember the last time I went to Walmart. Honestly to lazy to go and I hate the traffic at Walmart.


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Registered: 02-18-2003
Fri, 03-06-2009 - 8:18pm

my 7 yr old has mild pdd and does not do well grocery shopping,my 5 yr is no help just plain whining and wanting everything and my 3 yr has sensory processing disorder and melts down every time of course dh is too busy to help me out so it takes a lot of planning just to go grocery shopping


Becky