Category Archives: Kayla’s Countdown of Savings

$115 on Groceries for a Family of 5 Saving 55% ~ Countdown of Savings Week 9

This Weeks Stores 2/27/19 – 3/5/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Family Dollar, Jewel-Osco, Valii Produce, & Walgreens

Estimated Retail Price: $258.02
Paid: $124.25
Estimated Savings: $133.77
Got Back: $9.25
Net Price: $115.00

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $1,816.16
Paid: $998.23
Estimated Savings: $817.93
Got Back: $38.38
Net Price: $959.85

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Under $130 on Groceries for a Family of 5 Saving 48% ~ Countdown of Savings Week 8

This Weeks Stores 2/20/19 – 2/26/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, Jewel-Osco, Valii Produce, & Walgreens

Estimated Retail Price: $245.45
Paid: $136.22
Estimated Savings: $109.23
Got Back: $8.88
Net Price: $127.34

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $1,558.14
Paid: $873.98
Estimated Savings: $684.16
Got Back: $29.13
Net Price: $844.85

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Under $135 on Groceries for a Family of 5 Saving 44% ~ Countdown of Savings Week 7

This Weeks Stores 2/13/19 – 2/19/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Dollar Tree, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce

Estimated Retail Price: $236.21
Paid: $134.66
Estimated Savings: $101.55
Got Back: $3.35
Net Price: $131.31

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $1,312.69
Paid: $737.76
Estimated Savings: $574.93
Got Back: $20.25
Net Price: $717.51

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Under $125 on Groceries for a Family of 5 Saving 45% ~ Countdown of Savings Week 6

Week 5 Update: I didn’t do any shopping last week other than picking up a few things from Aldi for the Super Bowl. Nothing worth posting, just skipping this weeks shopping haul.

This Weeks Stores 2/6/19 – 2/12/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce

Estimated Retail Price: $224.99
Paid: $126.33
Estimated Savings: $98.66
Got Back: $2.00
Net Price: $124.33

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $1,076.48
Paid: $603.10
Estimated Savings: $473.38
Got Back: $16.90
Net Price: $586.20

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Under $140 on Groceries for a Family of 5 Saving 43% ~ Countdown of Savings Week 4

This Weeks Stores 1/23/19 – 1/29/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce

Estimated Retail Price: $241.99
Paid: $138.88
Estimated Savings: $103.11
Got Back: $1.60
Net Price: $137.28

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $851.49
Paid: $476.77
Estimated Savings: $374.72
Got Back: $14.90
Net Price: $461.87

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Countdown of Savings Week 3 ~ Saved 42% Under $135 on Groceries for a Family of 5

This Weeks Stores 1/16/19 – 1/22/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce

Estimated Retail Price: $230.99
Paid: $140.69
Estimated Savings: $90.30
Got Back: $6.10
Net Price: $134.59

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $609.50
Paid: $337.89
Estimated Savings: $271.61
Got Back: $13.30
Net Price: $324.59

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Countdown of Savings Week 2 ~ Saved 52% on Groceries for a Family of 5

This Weeks Stores 1/9/19 – 1/15/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce

Estimated Retail Price: $196.50
Paid: $97.85
Estimated Savings: $98.65
Got Back: $4.10
Net Price: $93.75

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $378.51
Paid: $197.20
Estimated Savings: $181.31
Got Back: $7.20
Net Price: $190.00

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Countdown of Savings Week 1 ~ 47% Savings on My Weekly Groceries

This Weeks Stores 1/2/19 – 1/8/19: Aldi, Caputo’s, Jewel-Osco, & Valii Produce 

Estimated Retail Price: $182.01
Paid: $99.35
Estimated Savings: $82.66
Got Back: $3.10
Net Price: $96.25

Year to Date Total

Estimated Retail Price: $182.01
Paid: $99.35
Estimated Savings: $82.66
Got Back: $3.10
Net Price: $96.25 Continue reading

Starting Countdown of Savings 2019

This year I’m starting “Countdown of Savings” for 2019, to keep track of my spending & saving throughout the year. My hope is that this will help me stay within a weekly budget and see the grand total at the end of the year.  I hope you’ll follow along and even keep track yourself.

Kayla’s Countdown of Savings Week 5 ~ 60% Savings


Aldi, Butera Market, & Ultra Foods

CVS, Jewel-Osco, & Walgreens

~Kayla’s Countdown of Savings Week 5: 1/28/15 thru 2/3/15~

Total Retail Price: $264.00
I Paid: $106.83 (+$4.19)
I Saved: $152.98
I Used: $29.00 in Rebates
I Got Back: $32.05 in Rebates
Net Price: $103.78

Year to Date

Total Retail Price: $1,155.60
I Paid: $511.29 (+$20.95)
I Saved: $623.36
I Used: $107.98 in Rebates
I Got Back: $133.79 in Rebates
Net Price: $485.48

Check My Statistics Here in Google Drive!