Quoting Mama 2 Blake:" Wow were a family of 5 now but were a family of 4 and ours was only 400 i dont see it going up more cook for a family of 6 or more anyways for left overs"
Quoting Ailey+Lennon+Renner's Mom:" so this month we spend over 600 in groceries and we have like NO food left, and theres still over a week ... [snip!] ... more chicken, turkey burgers, sometimes pork, sometimes steak, never hamburger. big on fresh veggies and fruit any help?"
Quoting Keri1029:" do you plan out your dinner menus or just go shopping and buy what sounds good?"
Quoting Ailey+Lennon+Renner's Mom:" a little of both, i usually go once a week. i have a few dinners in my mind and i buy the stuff for ... [snip!] ... up running to the grocery store at least once more that week, if not twice, to pick up more stuff/different stuff for dinner."
Quoting Ailey+Lennon+Renner's Mom:" tips? id like to spend 500-550. im going to have to go spend another 100 tomorrow, so that will make our food bill 700 for this month :/"
Quoting Mama 2 Blake:" my mom makes the list"
Quoting Mama to J ♥:" I'd say planning is the most important also. For instance, if I want to make taco's one night I'll buy ... [snip!] ... 3 snacks using the same ingredients for all 3. I purposely make my menu very interchangeable because it saves a lot of money."