Cutting Grocery Bill – Month 1, Week 3

After the fail of Week 2, I was determined that we would be back on track this week.   I selected 3 recipes from Pinterest.  Two of the three recipes would have leftovers. Links to recipes we tried out below. Mexican Street Corn Tostadas https://www.isabeleats.com/?s=mexican+street+corn+tostadas Chicken Cordon Belu Casserole https://joyfilledeats.com/chicken-cordon-bleu-casserole/ Creamy Chicken Mushroom Rice Caserole www.willcookforsmiles.com/creamy-chicken-mushroom-rice-casserole/ …

Cutting Grocery Bill – Month 1, Week 2

This week was basically a fail.  After having such great success, the first week using the Recipe Keeper app for meal planning, we did not use it at all the second week.  As previously mentioned, I am pregnant and have been experiencing morning sickness.  This was not the problem.  The little toddler has been sick …

Cutting the Grocery Bill – Month 1, Week 1

After reviewing our expenses the last couple months, I came to the conclusion that our grocery bill is OUT OF CONTROL.  After talking with Mr. SIPP, we decided that something needed to change.  We are trying to save money to retire early, and a $1,800 monthly grocery bill for 2 adults and a 2 year …

How we spent $1,800 in one month on food

In August 2018, we spent about $1,800 on food for two adults and a toddler.  This includes groceries, restaurants and buying anything besides gas at the gas station. This is how spending that much is possible Groceries – $1,263 Restaurants – $360 Gas Station – $100 Fast Food – $79 Groceries – $1,262 Our kiddo had …