27 Goals – Week 24

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This flower… totally eaten by a bunny…

1. 6 Dinner Parties/Game Nights: 6/6

2. 12 Non-Fiction Books: 5/12

3. 12 Fiction Books: 13/12

4. 12 Recipes: 7/12

5. 6 Quilts: 0/6

6. 12 Teas: 12/12

7. Loose 30 LBS with food diary: 158

8.  6 Movies: 3/6

9. 12 Date Nights: 4/12

10. 3 New Wines: 3/3

11. 365 Day Photo Project: 21/365  This project is gone.

12. Debt: 100% on new goal

13. 2 Out of State Vacations: 0/2

14. Remodel Yard: Three garden beds built, all wild strawberries removed from the front of the house, all other beds planted.

15. Remove Wallpaper From 3 Rooms: Not yet

16. 4 Weekend Getaways: 2/4

17. Complete 24 Pintrest Projects: 4/24

18. Meal Plan: 24/52 weeks: Not too bad this week…

19. 12 Pinterest Recipes: 3/12

20. Cards for 2 holidays: 1/2

21. Switch Banks: I still really need to do this.

22. Ride 35 Miles a week on bike: None this week.

23. 100 Sit ups Challenge: Let’s be honest… this isn’t going to happen. 100 sit ups… no big deal for me.

24. 100 Push-ups Challenge: I always forget I have the app. I’m just working on building up to 100 at this point

25. Read 6 of Rory’s books: 2/6…

26. 6 Craft Nights: 0/6… Tick Tock! Where did you go?

27. Finish Papa’s Book: Up to chapter 9!

What are your goals this year?

~Emme

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How Not To Use a Grocery List – Week 24

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Grocery shopping? I’m game! Here’s how I did this week:

What was on the list?

  • Pudding Mix
  • Bananas
  • Milk
  • Salad Dressing
  • Bacon
  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Crushed Tomatoes
  • Coffee Mate
  • Peaches
  • Spinach
  • Heluva Good Dip

What did I come home with?

  • Pudding
  • Peaches
  • Salad Dressing
  • Canned Tomatoes
  • Baby Spinach
  • Bananas
  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Heluva Good Dip
  • Coffee Mate
  • Milk
  • Bacon

What was thrown out this week:

  • Pudding that went bad before we got to it
  • A Banana

How much did I save this week?

$21.62… which is 38.5%… wow… after shopping 3 weeks ago we did not need anything other than a bunch of bananas. It’s back to grocery shopping again, but we are really well stocked up still

What did you throw out this week?

~Emme

How Not To Use a Grocery List – Week 20

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Grocery shopping? I’m game! Here’s how I did this week:

What was on the list?

  • Peanut Butter
  • Foil
  • Sugar
  • Frosting
  • Lettuce
  • Potatoes
  • Creamer
  • Eggs
  • Bananas

What did I come home with? This ended up being triple coupon week so I ended up making 3 trips total and getting a ton of things that I had coupons for…

  • Peanut Butter (X3)
  • Tin Foil (X2)
  • Truvia
  • Sugar (X2)
  • Frosting (X2)
  • Tikka Massala Sauce (X6)
  • Romaine Lettuce
  • Mangos
  • Red Potatoes
  • Eggs (X3)
  • Creamer
  • Toilet Paper (X2)
  • Frozen Vegetables (X5)
  • Frozen Fruit
  • Tortillas
  • Soy Sauce
  • Rice (X3)
  • Diced Tomatoes (X2)
  • Jello Pudding (X4)
  • Crock Pot Liners
  • Edy’s Bars (X3)
  • Bananas
  • Onions
  • Pudding
  • Hot Sauce

What was thrown out this week:

  • 2 Onions that went bad in the cabinet

How much did I save this week?

$81.48… which is 39%… which is a big improvement from last week. We are stocked up and should be good on everything except for milk for the next few weeks.

What did you throw out this week?

~Emme