Budget Challenge {Week 35} Giveaway Winner!

How are you doing with your Grocery Budget?

Did you know we have a weekly challenge going?  Lucky for you, it’s not too late to join!  Here are the details about our 2012 Grocery Budget Challenge. Even if you are not yet using coupons you need to start saving by setting some goals!

We hope you will join us! Set a goal today and get on the path to taking control of your grocery budget!

Here is how some of the fabs are doing…

Monica: Feeding a family of 4

Monthly grocery budget: $150

Spending this week: $67.89
Savings this week: $289.75

Spending for August: $67.89
Savings for August:  $289.75

Year to date spending:  $1,006.17
Year to date savings: $1,679.01

I made up for some of my lack of coupoing this week! I went to Albertsons twice for double coupon deals! I also got a few staples at Costco and used some of my coupons that Albertsons does not carry products for at Walmart.

Becky: Feeding a family of 3

Monthly grocery budget: $200

Spending this week: $21.96
Savings this week: $218.39

Spending for August: $342.44
Savings for August:  $930.73

Year to date spending: $1545.55
Year to date savings: $2899.75

So are you ready to track your spending and join our challenge?

#1 – Pick a monthly grocery budget amount. {Tips for setting a budget goal}

#2 – Complete the form below with your #’s, and be entered to win our monthly $20 amazon gift card drawing.

#3- View the results below and see what sort of goals other Fabulessly Frugal readers are setting!

Tools to help you:

  • Here is a grocery budget tracking spreadsheet to help you keep track of your spending/saving each week. It’s nothing fancy, but it will help you track your spending so you can quickly enter in your #’s each Monday afternoon.
  • {NEW!}  We also encourage you to download our Fabulessly Frugal Budget Tool to easily set a budget, track your spending and compare your actual spending to the budget you make.

Enter your goal and spending here:

See how other Fab FruGALs or Fruguys are doing here

Our August Giveaway Winner is Lauren H! Congratulations Lauren. Comment on this post to claim your gift card.


  • Lauren H.

    Yay! I just got on to input my numbers for last week and saw that I won! Thank you!

  • susan

    i,m just joining the budget tracker i have been putting up food storage a little at a time started with non food well continuing to buy food to we have a family of 6 .1 toddler 1 infant 4 adults .we spend about 80 a week .but recieve wic for the formula .but feel like we are saving alot too started couponing this summer and got alot free or almost free so glad a friend gave me your site . thanks agian used to pay every bit of 600 so cut by half .

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