3 Hot dogs lunches

Lunch #1

  • 2 small dogs (1.5 oz. )
  • potato chips
  • pickle
  • iced tea

Lunch #2

  • 2 small dogs (1.5 oz. )
  • potato chips
  • baby carrots
  • pickle
  • 8 oz. glass of milk

Lunch #3

  • 2 small dogs (1.5 oz. )
  • potato salad
  • baby carrots (or substitute pickle)
  • 1/2 Anjou red pear
  • 8 oz. glass of milk

Full-price cost:

Bargain cost: 61¢ – 91¢

Smart-shopping cost: 43¢ – 95¢

I found Gwaltney chicken dogs on sale for $1 per pack (8 dogs, 12 oz.). I then found Kroger’s Heritage Farms chicken dogs on manager’s special for $1.59 for a 24 pack. I then found HF chicken dogs on sale for 29¢ per pack (4¢ per hot dog)! The biggest cost here is the pear.

8¢ – 2 small hot dogs

13¢ – 2 hot dog buns (manager’s special at 50¢)

6¢ – 2 slices bread

15¢ – potato salad

13¢ – 8 oz. glass of milk

5¢ – iced tea

30¢ – 1/2 Anjou red pear

13¢ – baby carrots

10¢ – pickle slice

4¢ – potato chips – Kroger chips at $1.50/2 bags less $1.00 coupon/2

10¢ – ketchup and mustard

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *