Category Archives: Shopping Adventure

Fresh, frozen or canned?

On our Facebook page today we are discussing if frozen is the same nutritionally wise over fresh veggies/fruit. I was surprised to learn that since non-local fresh produce travels for many miles and is not hours old, that in the … Continue reading

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Sweetbay & Winn Dixie Deals :)

I was just looking over my grocery fliers and thought I would quickly point out some hot deals for our SW Florida readers. 🙂 Sweetbay : Bone in chicken breast $.99 lb. Winn Dixie: OJ 2/$7 Red seedless grapes $.88lb. … Continue reading

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What to do , what to do?!

It’s Friday. There are no GREAT sales this week. The pantry and fridge are bare. I need to make a menu and shopping list. From……..no GREAT sales this week. WHAT TO DO ?! (this is me, keeping it real…..)

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Odd purchases this week…

We were out of town from last Thursday and came back home early Monday morning. Since I shop on Friday morning I did a quick survey and realized I needed very little for the week. Also, Angela over the Grocery … Continue reading

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But you can’t eat healthy for $10 a person a week…

This is no doubt the sentiment I am met with almost every time someone hears our quest. And I don’t blame them. Healthy food off the counter IS expensive. But read that sentence again. Off the counter. If you walk … Continue reading

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Under budget AGAIN! :)

Here we go! If it looks sparse that is because I needed no meat this week as we have a good deal of it in the deep freezer. Here is the break down of the items, their price and my … Continue reading

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My best tips….so far! :)

Here is a small collection of tips I am finding really work for us in this meal plan.. 1. Meatless one night a week. For us, that means a bean dish. Taste great and has the protein we need! 2. … Continue reading

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One can not live without milk and butter

So your probably wondering where the lovely pictures of our weekly bounty is. Yea. About that. There are none. Why you ask? Because our weekend was strange, off and involved a small day long road trip. In which also fell … Continue reading

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Cherry Picking Deals :)

Here is some help to those local to me, which is SW Florida. I have purposely not included items like cookies, ice cream and things we won’t be buying. But I am sure there are deals to be had on … Continue reading

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Under budget ~ $58.55 !

This is what we bought this week. Except the sugar is not in the picture. #12 sugar was put away in the pantry container already. 🙂 Here is the break down from each store : Winn Dixie (this is from … Continue reading

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