Not only is eating from "whats on hand" aKA "pantry shopping" saving today in food cost but also in heating cost today as that oven door was left open to release that heat as it cooled down, dishes hand washed no dishwasher and water burned on kerosene with essential oil in place of candle ..... so all kinds of HEAT in the kitchen today. No gas to go anywhere so no money spent there either YEA! Got a few freebies signed up for today and ordered some essentials with gift money and got paid 87cents to do so! Details on the "other blog" ANJIES WORLD if ya wanna pop over for all of the details...
french toast and honey YUMMMMM
left over plain pizza witha lot of my extra veggies cut up on top and sprinkled with some red pepper ..and parm.... can't go wrong zero cost
Used up the Rest of my Bottle Of Canola with some TGIF GREENBEANS, some COCONUT SHRIMP From MARGARITAVILLE and restaurant grade fries from fresh to frozen, all stock piled a while back , nothing new out of pocket to prepare......
RUNNING TOTALS HAVENT CHANGED and we are STILL ROCKING FOR THE JANUARY CHEAP EATS CHALLENGE...
COST TO EAT OUT / ORDER OUT : $54.95
COST TO EAT IN : ZERO so far out of pocket
SAVINGS : TONS....but really matters is what is spent and how well we eat right?
No canned tuna yet! :) :)
I may crave some before this is over if I can keep up this pace and get back to this level of saving ... saving is earning...and I need to earn , how about you? these are changes that are enjoyable...still haven't made that ticker yet ...I need to