Weekly Menus

Weekly Menus from Our Cozy Den ~ Feeding a family of 6 on under $250 a month!

Bulk Shopping at GFS ~ Our Cozy Den
How we do our bulk pantry shopping at GFS

July 2016

July 10th – 16th ~ Total spent: $14.15

July 3rd – 9th ~ Total spent: $44.37

One Year Check-In

Total amount spent in 12 months (July ’15 – June ’16): $1776.15

Average amount spent per month last 12 months: $148.01

June 2016

June Bulk Shop ~ Total spent: $72.47

June 26th – July 2nd ~ Total spent: $16.07

June 19th – 25th ~ Total spent: $24.91

June 12th – 18th ~ Total spent: $13.10

June 5th – 11th ~ Total spent: $21.81

June total grocery bill: $148.36!

May 2016

May 29th – June 4th (+bulk shop) ~ Total spent: $37.21

May 22nd – 28th ~ Total spent: $42.36

May 15th – 21st ~ Total spent: $0

May 8th – 14th ~ Total spent: $42.32

May 1st – 7th ~ Total spent: $8.10

May total grocery bill: $129.99!

April 2016

April bulk shop ~ Total spent: $75.92

April 24th – 30th ~ Total spent: $23.05

April 17th – 23rd ~ Total spent: $12.81

April 10th – 16th ~ Total spent: $9.95

April 3rd – 9th ~ vacation week! 

April total grocery bill: $121.76!

March 2016

March 27th – April 2nd ~ Total spent: $0

March bulk shop ~ Total spent: $50.25

March 20th – 26th ~ Total spent: $18.02

March 13th – 19th ~ Total spent: $13.17

March 6th – 12th ~ Total spent: $30.90

February 28th – March 5th ~ Total spent: $21

March total grocery bill: $133.34

February 2016

February bulk shop ~ Total spent: $71.61

February 21st – 27th ~ Total spent: $0

February 14th – 20th ~ Total spent: $20.32

February 7th – 13th ~ Total spent: $14.28

January 31st – February 6th ~ Total spent: $19.01

February total grocery bill: $125.22!

January 2016

January 24th – 30th {& January Bulk Shop} ~ Total spent: $50.74

January 17th – 23rd ~ Total spent: $19.90

January 10th – 16th ~ I didn’t buy groceries this week, since hubby & I were in Haiti and the kids were with Granny!

January 3rd – 9th ~ Total spent: $12.72

January total grocery bill: $83.36!

2015 Monthly Average

$172.35/month

December 2015

December bulk shop ~ Total spent: $89.17

December 27th – January 2nd ~ Total spent: $19.29

December 20th – 26th ~ Total spent: $22.86

December 13th – 19th ~ Total spent: $16.72

December 6th – 12th ~ Total spent: $42.95

December total grocery bill: $190.99!

November 2015

November 29th – December 5th ~ Total spent: $0

November 22nd – 28th ~ Total spent: $24.56

November 15th – 21st ~ Total spent: $19.43

November bulk shop ~ Total spent: $110.98

November 8th – 14th ~ Total spent: $21.86

November 1st – 7th ~ Total spent: $8.16

November total grocery bill: $184.99!

October 2015

October 25th – 31st ~ Total spent: $17.95

October 18th – 24th ~ Total spent: $25.21

October 11th – 17th { + October bulk shop } ~ Total spent: $100.88

October 4th – 10th ~ Total spent: $26.08

October total grocery bill: $170.12!

September 2015

September 27th – October 3rd ~ Total spent: $43.50

September bulk shop ~ Total spent: $90.17

September 20th – 26th ~ Total spent: $0

September 13th – 19th ~ Total spent: $10.05

September 6th – 12th ~ Total spent: $37.56

September total grocery bill: $181.28!

August 2015

August 30th – September 5th ~ Total spent: $45.03

August 25th – 29th ~ Total spent: $14.07

August 15th – 24th ~ Vacation!

August 9th – 14th ~ Total spent: $25.89

August 2nd – 8th ~ Total spent: $28.57

August total grocery bill: $113.56!
(read this post for the breakdown on why it was so low this month!)

July 2015

July bulk shop ~ Total spent: $92.26

July 26th – August 1st ~ Total spent: $22.21

July 19th – 25th ~ Total spent: $34.41

July 12th – 18th ~ Total spent: $22.64

July 5th – 11th ~ Total spent: $21.66

July total grocery bill: $193.18!