Saturday, July 11, 2009

The 2009 All You Grocery Challenge

Have you signed up for this? I did.

If you could benefit from slashing your grocery budget, here is some incentive for you! The 2009 All You Grocery Challenge encourages you to spend no more than $25 per family member, per week on groceries over a 4 week period. For a family of 6 that is $150 per week.

Prizes:
$1000 grocery card
One year supply of Knorr side dishes
Featured in All You magazine
Appear on the CBS Early Show in December

Here are the details:
This contest runs July 13th-August 17th
You must sign up by July 12th to participate
You must spend no more than $25 per person, per week on groceries
You will receive weekly emails with tips, recipes and ideas to help you save
You can log your spending using the All You Spending Log (be sure to hang on to your receipts!)Household and toiletry items do not count in your grocery spending total
Eating out/takeout *does* count toward your grocery spending total
Growing your own food, bartering or using stockpiled food is encouraged (and does not count toward your total)

You can post your money saving tips on the All You Grocery Challenge Blog and help others who are trying to save!

So join me....join the challenge.