Gretchen’s $75 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 5

Gretchen's $75 Grocery Shopping Trip and Weekly Menu Plan for 5

Aldi
3 boxes Mac & Cheese – $0.34 each
2.40 lbs Red Grapes – $2.28
1 bag Frozen Chicken Breasts – $5.59
2 dozen Eggs – $1.03 each
1 gallon Milk – $1.69
1 box Saltines – $0.75
1 bag Spring Mix – $1.89
1.56 lbs Zucchini – $2.01
2 bags Shredded Cheese – $2.75 each
1 bag Tomatoes – $2.19
1 bag Corn Chips – $0.75
1 Grape Jelly – $1.29
1 bag Kettle Chips – $1.29
1 bag Baking Potatoes – $2.99
1 box Chewy Dipped Granola Bars – $0.99
1 box Chewy Granola Bars – $0.95
1 Vegetable Oil – $1.69
1 bag Spinach – $1.19
1 bag Romaine Lettuce – $2.19
1 box Cinnamon Crunch Cereal – $1.39
1 Pasta Sauce – $0.85
2 cans Great Northern Beans – $0.49 each
1 bag Flour – $1.15
1 pkg Deli Cheese – $1.79
1 Ranch Dressing – $0.89
1 Italian Dressing – $0.89
1 Peanut Butter – $1.15
1 Half & Half – $1.55
1 Organic Yogurt – $2.69
1 Chunk Tuna – $0.68
1 MooTubes – $1.29
1 bag Frozen Blueberries – $1.79
1 bag Frozen Broccoli – $0.89
1 bag Frozen Peas – $0.79
1 Ciabatta Rolls – $2.69
1 bag Blueberry Bagels – $1.49
1 loaf Bread – $0.79
1 pkg Oven Roasted Turkey Breast – $3.99
1 box Crackers – $1.59
2 Cucumbers – $0.49 each
1 Cantaloupe – $1.69
1 bag Tortilla Chips – $0.89
Total: $71.19

Publix
2 pkg Go-Gurt Yogurts at $2.59 – On Sale Buy One, Get One Free, used $1.50/2 Publix e-coupon – $0.54 each after coupon
1 box Whole Fruit Fruit Bars – $1.99, used $1/1 Ibotta rebate – $0.99 after rebate
1 Oikos Yogurt – $1.20, used Free Publix e-coupon AND $0.10 Ibotta rebate – Free plus overage after coupon and rebate
1 Vermont Creamery Butter – $1.99, used $1/1 Ibotta rebate AND $0.10 Ibotta rebate – $0.89 after rebate
2 Welch’s Fruit Snacks at $2.79 – On Sale Buy One, Get One Free, used $1/2 Checkout 51 rebate – $0.89 each after rebate
Used $0.25 Ibotta rebate for any receipt
Total after coupons and rebates: $4.39
Total for both stores: $75.58
Menu Plan for This Week
Breakfasts
Cereal, Eggs, Yogurt, Spinach Smoothies, Bagels
Lunches
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches, Mac & Cheese, Hard Boiled Eggs/Crackers/Fruit, Cheese Quesadillas, Cheese/Crackers/Veggies, Leftovers, Out to eat
Dinners
Pizza, Breadsticks
Taco Bar, Chips & Salsa
Spaghetti, Steamed Peas
Smoked Chicken, Biscuits, Green Beans
Pancakes, Eggs, Fruit Salad
White Chicken Chili, Chips, Sliced Apples
Leftovers/Snacky Dinner

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