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    I know this has been done so many times before...but, how much do you spend per week on food? And how many people are you feeding?We spend about $250 - 300/week for a family of 4. We used to spend less, but that was before we needed to eat gluten free. I'm interested to hear how other households do it!
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    About $1000 a month or more (never less) but we buy everything we need and want.

    Cleaning products, toiletries, pet food, produce, frozen, fridge, meats, etc.

    We have a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children under 4) but hubby is away half over the time literally. We also have 4 chooks, 2 cats, 1 dog and 1 rat.

    We entertain fairly often too.

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    We spend about $400 a week but we have homestay students. At the moment we are feeding my parents, myself, DH, DS and 5 homestay students.

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    $225 a week is our budget for 2 adults and a 2 year old. This includes everything including nappies

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    $250 a fortnight for a family of 5.

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    Quote Originally Posted by our3boys View Post
    $250 a fortnight for a family of 5.
    I would love to spend that! Ive tried to get it down to no avail

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    300-500 a fortnight. Depending on if DP is home during the week (he eats a lot) this includes everything. This is for 2 adults and 2 toddlers
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    I don't keep track but around $150-250 a week for 2 adults and a toddler. I meal plan most meals.

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    We spend soooooo much and I don't know how!!

    Around $250 a week just for myself and DH :-/

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    I aim for no more than $100 a week as it's all i can really afford.
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