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The family's monthly expanses

We are a family of 2 plus one baby. We spend abt 360$ for grocery and arround 120$ for the baby's stuff(diapers,water,formula). How abt you?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:38 AM on May. 5, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • Hmm ours is a little more difficult than that, we have 2 businesses.
    IraqiVetWife

    Answer by IraqiVetWife at 10:42 AM on May. 5, 2010

  • When dd was little we spent $300 on groc including diapers, $50 for dds other needs and formula was free through WIC! Now that she's 2, we spend $400 on food and only get other things as needed. These other things are really only clothes... Maybe a book or toy here and there
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 10:48 AM on May. 5, 2010

  • We are a family of 4 and we have a budget of $350/month for all groceries, toiletries, paper products and meals out. All that is included in the $350. We don't eat out often (obviously) but if we do it comes out of the grocery money. Diapers and wipes were included in that when the kids were babies too. There are often great sales and coupon match-ups for them making diapers and wipes dirt cheap.
    slw123

    Answer by slw123 at 3:30 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • $350 a month on groceries and diapers. We're a family of three and I can't believe we spend so much. It just seems like grocery prices keep going up and up and up so I keep having to raise our budget.

    Such is life right?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:31 PM on May. 5, 2010

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