Unfortunatley the rest of the month is going to be expensive, we have family in town, a daughter's birthday party and birthday, birthday dinner, and I changed a few things with our curriculum so I am anticpating an expensive end to August. However, I do plan on spending only on bare necessities, as hard as it will be, in September.
No Spend Day
Necessities/Low Spend Day
Over budget- frivolous spending
School supplies over tax free weekend $120
Sam's $96, Homeschool Used Curriculum Sale $35
Farmer's Market $50, CVS $2.41, Gas $27
: $6.00 Lunch $25 for Pizza for dinner book for daughter for science on eBay $15
Grocery Store Weekly Trip $114, Birthday gift for dd's friend 2 books for my dd's, coffee, yummy smelling candle (this is a necessity right) $40, Gas (yes I just got it a few days ago, but did not fill up) $30
$24 Haircut & tip for dd, $20 school books
No Spend Day (for me)- It was our Anniversary and we went out to dinner and the movies, but that was planned and budgeted for.
$30 last of our curriculum, bought a new TV but that is covered by our insurance (house was hit by lightening) and we spent about $100 out of pocket
$18 Back to School Breakfast @ Chick Fil A, $50 Walmart for grocery "staples", a few back to school treats
: Back to "homeschool" Beach Bash FREE $3.00 at Sonic for Drinks
$62 Big Lots Necessities, planned spending $18 Goodwill a little more than I should have spent but it is stuff I will use $30 Haircuts for me and DD
:$18 for Lunch out
: $20 Lunch- DD has basketball camp this week, and we had been doing sooo good not eating lunch out, UNTIL this week of camp 2 days in a row, and I may as well admit, probably tomorrow too.
: $100 Groceries, $30 on household stuff, $4.00 Starbucks, $13 teacher planners
: No Spend
$18 Lunch $11 for 2lbs coffee, and 3 bottles of Vitamin Water
$40 2 new bras for me, 1 for dd and pajamas me $50 Walmart for food for beach house $5.00 water for fishing trip
$1.50 Coffee $40 Farmers Market $17 Goodwill Books and Clothes for dd
$56 for groceries for lunch/dinner to feed 11 people for niece's birthday
: expensive day- I am irked that everything costs so much, but it was gifts and needed items...Target-$21 printer Ink, storage cubes $18, $5.50 Dog Food, $24 birthday gift, $6.50 gift bags, $15 bread and school supplies ($94 total) Walmart-$45 birthday gift, $50 toy for dd #4, vitamins, TP, toiletries, bike helmet, shoes for dd #2 ($95 total) $63 at used book store for books used with Sonlight, $11 lunch with dd #2, $13.00 Gas (to tired to fill up)
: Was hoping for a no spend day, didn't happen- $20 Target (last of birthday gift), $8.00 school books, $30 lunch out with dd, $50 to pay for dd's birthday party on Sunday
: TO MUCH! Can't wait for September, so I can start a new month!
$48 Produce Coop, includes $10 fee, $31 Walgreen's Diapers, Zrytec, Batteries, Pads