So I was just watching the Today show. They had America's Cheapest Family on.
The family has 5 kids, just like me, and they spend $350 a month on:
YIKES! What is wrong with me?
We spend anywhere from $600- $1,000 a month on groceries.
NOT including cleaning and toiletries!
I need help!!!
I do clip coupons, but there is not a real good supply in the newspapers.
I do use http://www.couponmom.com/ to print more.
But you use so much printer ink, is it really worth it?
Printer ink is expensive!
I'll admit I'm not a planner.
I never know what I'm making for dinner till about 4 pm.
Maybe that is the key, I need to plan out a weeks menu at a time.
She plans out a monthly menu. I don't know if I could do that.
What about you guys, if your willing, tell me how much you spend on groceries.
Does that include cleaning and toiletries?
Do you clip coupons?
What are your secrets to saving money on food?