Monday’s With Mavis

I'd say this was a pretty good week in the grocery department... The Kellogg's deal was my favorite of course... My shopping mantra is BUY when prices are LOW and HANG ON to your money when the prices are HIGH... It takes a bit of self control... and a decent stockpile to live this way... but it's the end result were after... isn't it? ** About 2 months ago Groupon had a $21 Fat Burger deal where you could buy for only $10.  When I saw the... …
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Monday’s With Mavis…

About 3 years ago I started tracking our monthly grocery purchases... In 2008 we were spending about $814 a month on groceries, in 2009 $632 a month and last year I had whittled the grocery budget down to $417.  I thought I was making real progress...   But a funny thing happened... around the first part of last year I started clipping coupons... like a crazy person... and you know how it goes... when you first start using coupons you're like... …
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