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Groceries

How many in your famiy (you, your dh, and kids)? What do you spend on groceries each week?
We are a family of 7 and I spend almost $200 each week.

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:36 AM on Jan. 11, 2013 in Food & Drink

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Answers (16)
  • I say you are a good budgeter! We have 4 and spend between $150-$200.
    jerseydiva

    Answer by jerseydiva at 9:39 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • Family of 2, I spend about $50/week.
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 9:37 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • We are 5 people. I spend at least $250 per week. It's crazy.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 9:38 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • family of 2 and I try to stay under $100/week and usually spend around $60 -$70/week
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:42 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • 4 of us and 1 extra eating here a lot\
    all over age 16. probably about 150 a week- UGH
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:52 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • 1 adult, 2 kids about $75 per week.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 9:56 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • Family of 7. I try to stay at $150, but occasionally go up to 200/week. I plan my meals around what is on sale that week, but I don't do coupons at all - which I should!
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 10:00 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • Family of six around 1000 a month. But that includes formula, diapers, paper and cleaning products.
    funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 10:04 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • We're a family of 4, and I've never really kept track. I usually go to the grocery store once a week and Costco or Sam's a few times a month, and I buy paper products and laundry soap and whatever at the same time as our food. Some weeks, it's just a few things here and there like produce, and some days it's more major shopping trips. I just spent $382 at Costco yesterday.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 10:08 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

  • Family of 5, two adults and three kids. I spend about $125 a week.
    RelaxedMom2-3

    Answer by RelaxedMom2-3 at 10:13 AM on Jan. 11, 2013

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