Sshh, Eden is sleeping…which is giving me a chance to blog, YAY!
Last night, (Tuesday) we went grocery shopping. Generally we go once a week with a budget of $75.00 a week. We don’t always include our diapers into that budget because it varies on how often we have to buy them.
When Josh and I first got married, we would grocery shop every two weeks; and we did that up until last year I would say. I am so glad it’s weekly…it makes shopping for things a lot easier, things don’t get forgotten and the produce is always fresh.
But, normally there will always be a week within the month (almost always the last week before our first pay check of the month) where things are “REALLY” tight. Last night, was that shopping trip. On top of the groceries we had to buy, we also had to buy diapers, cat food, cat liter, and a genie refill…plus hair gel for Gracie. (we want to try something different with her hair) All of that, had to fit into our budget. Yikes…that’s a tall order.
First we went to Target. I almost always like to go there first because most of the time their prices are a bit cheaper and if I already know what something will come out to at Fred Meyers, then I like to check there first. So…my list of things at to buy at Target Consisted of: