My Shopping Week May 3rd – May 9th

I had a great week! Click on the store names if you want to see the current weekly coupon matchup.
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CVS – $0.53

Adidas deodorant ($2.99)
Colgate toothpaste ($1.99)
2 Glucerna Shakes ($0.99 each)
2 Glucerna Cereals (FREE)

I also used a $4 ECB.

Tax was $0.07. My total was $0.53. I used $14.50 in coupons, $10.48 in sales, and $4 in ECB’s. I got a $3 and $2 ECB to use later.

Total = $29.51 in household/groceries for $0.53
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HyVee – $18.84

HyVee Bread ($1.18)
2 HyVee Instant Oatmeals ($1.38 each)
HyVee Nacho Chips ($0.99
HyVee Soft Taco Shells ($1.28)
HyVee Refried Beans ($0.85)
2 Old Orchard Juices ($0.49 each)
Pepsi Throwback ($0.99)
4 HyVee Shredded Cheeses ($0.99 each)
Baby Carrots ($0.77)
Parsley ($0.59)
Strawberries ($0.99)
3 Sweet Corn Ears ($1.00)
2 lb Organic Bananas ($1.59)

Tax was $0.91. I saved $1 in coupons and $7.53 in sales.

Total = $27.37 in groceries for $18.84
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Target – $5.07

4 Fiber One Bars (FREE, overage)
2 True Delight Bars ($0.89 each)
4 Kraft EZ Macs ($0.54 each)
2 lbs Apples ($0.20)
Kashi Frozen Meal (FREE)
2 Kashi Blueberry Waffles (FREE)
Dry Idea Deodorant (FREE)
2 Kraft Dressing ($0.29 each)
2 Kraft Mayo ($0.29 each)

I bought the fiber one bars in the first transaction so I could use the $5 gift card to pay for the rest. Tax was $0.31. I saved $6.54 in sales and $29.42 in coupons.

Total = $41.34 in groceries/household for $5.07!
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This week I bought $98.22 in groceries/household items for $24.44. That is a savings of 75%!!!

{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Cadance May 11, 2009 at 11:12 am

You ROCK!!!
I hope you had a wonderful Mother’s Day!!!!

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2 LittlePeopleWealth May 11, 2009 at 2:13 pm

Thanks 🙂

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3 Tosha May 11, 2009 at 5:18 pm

great job! and congrats on the money carnival article. I must have been on a blogging break when you posted it cuz I don’t remember reading it in April. I can’t believe some of them were actual tips from other blogs!

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4 LittlePeopleWealth May 11, 2009 at 10:56 pm

Thanks 🙂 Isn’t it crazy what people will do to save money!! I couldn’t believe it either – which is why I had to put them all together.

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