- 2 boxes of corn taco shells 50% off: .98
- 1 box instant dry milk on clearance 50% off: 2.24
- 1 Jar Classico Pasta Sauce on clearance 50% off: .15 (I'll get into that in a minute)
- 1 Can olives on clearance 50% off: .49
- 2 Jugs Welch's Grape Juice: 2.50 a piece on sale (in store sale on those)
I had a personalized price on the olives for .99 (although I'm pretty sure the can said .99 on it anyway, so maybe it was on sale?) and so once the 50% off came into play it was .49.
And the taco shells were just an awesome find. I got the only two boxes that they had on reduced for 50% off. I had a personalized price loaded on my card for .99 a box for the corn shells, so once the 50% off was taken into account I got them for .49 a box! The original price on them was only like 1.19 a box anyway, so it wasn't THAT big of a price difference for my Just 4 U price, but I was still over the moon about it.
So, all total for the pantry this week: 8.86None too shabby I'd say! I would have bought more to make up some of the difference, but honestly I've been shopping twice a week (milk run is the second trip for the most part), so what I find on my "small" shopping trip for milk or my big shopping trip for the week is how my 25.00 gets spent (or not spent) for that week.
So, all totaled I had 16.14 left out of my 25.00 for the week.
I was also going to use some of the remainder to buy a 25 lb bag of AP flour, but found a 5 gallon bucket full of flour in with the last of my food storage (we were following a gluten free diet for a while, so I had put it away for safe keeping). If you would want to buy a 25 lb bag of flour at Costco or another bulk store it really is not bad at all (8.00 and something was the price when we went to Costco last week).