My Costco Hauls for September

On my first grocery haul for the month of September,  I shopped at four stores on September 1.  There is no picture for this trip because I needed to get the frozen items into the freezer.  Here is my shopping list for this trip.

I saved $139.34 compared to the prices at the other stores. I the calculated savings below. I use the cheapest price, from the stores I shop at, to make the comparison.

Costco Savings

Product Costco Price Size Price at Other Store Size Overall Savings
Udi's Gluten Free Multigrain Bread $8.99 2 loaves ($4.495 per loaf) $5.29 (ShopRite) 1 loaf $1.59
Dave's Killer Bread $7.99 $6.39 on sale, exp. 09/20/20 2 loaves ($3.195 per loaf) $4.99 (Target) 1 loaf ($4.99 per loaf) $7.18
Organic Frozen Strawberries $9.69 4 lb. ($0.151 per oz.) $7.49 (Whole Foods Market) 32 oz. ($0.234 per oz.) $5.29
Cashews $14.69 40 oz. ($0.367 per oz.) $12.99 (Aldi) 30 oz. ($0.466 per oz.) $2.63
Nature's Path Organic Heritage Flakes $7.99 44 oz. ($0.181 per oz.) $6.49 (Target) 28 oz. ($0.231 per oz.) $2.98
Ciabatta Rolls $3.99 16 count ($0.249 ea.) $2.99 (ShopRite) 4 count ($0.747 ea.) $7.97
Organic Strawberry Preserves $6.99 42 oz. /$0.166 per oz. $2.39 (Aldi) 11 oz./$0.374 ea. $2.13
Organic Spinach $3.89 16 oz.   ($0.243 per oz.) $4.99 (Whole Foods Market) 16 oz.   ($0.311 per oz.) $1.10
Peanuts $5.59 80 oz. ($0.069 per oz.) $1.00 (DollarTree) 10 oz. ($0.10 per oz.) $2.41
Organic Strawberries $7.49 2 lb. ($3.745 per lb.) $3.49 (Aldi) 1 lb. ($3.49 per lb.) - $0.51
Organic Frozen Blueberries $7.59 3 lb. ($0.158 per oz.) $8.49 (Whole Foods Market) 32 oz. ($0.265 per oz.) $5.15
Organic Tortilla Chips $4.99 40 oz. ($0.124 per oz.) $2.99 (Target) 12 oz. ($0.249 per oz.) $4.97
Organic Mushrooms $4.99 24 oz. ($0.207 per oz.) $3.09 (Whole Foods Market) 8 oz. ($0.386 per oz.) $4.28
Total Savings $47.17


Here is my grocery list for this week's shopping trip. We went to 3 stores for this 2 week period.

Costco Savings

Product Costco Price Size Price at Other Store Size Overall Savings
Udi's Gluten Free Multigrain Bread $8.99 2 loaves ($4.495 per loaf) $5.29 (ShopRite) 1 loaf $1.59
Dave's Killer Bread $7.99 $6.39 on sale, exp. 09/20/20 2 loaves ($3.195 per loaf) $4.99 (Target) 1 loaf ($4.99 per loaf) $7.18
Organic Strawberries $7.49 2 lb. ($3.745 per lb.) $3.49 (Aldi) 1 lb. ($3.49 per lb.) - $0.51
Organic Maple Syrup $10.99 33.8 fl. oz. ($0.274 per fl. oz.) $15.99 (ShopRite) 32 oz. ($0.499 per fl oz.) $5.89
Ciabatta Rolls $3.99 16 count ($0.249 ea.) $2.99 (ShopRite) 4 count ($0.747 ea.) $7.97
Nut Bars $15.69 30 ct. ($0.523 ea.) 4 for $23.00 on sale (KindBars/ShopRite) 4 boxes, 6 ea. ($0.958 ea.) $13.06
Eggplant Parmesan $7.69 72 oz. ($0.106 per oz.) $3.99 (ShopRite) 11 oz. ($0.363 per oz.) $18.42
Organic Spinach $3.89 16 oz.   ($0.243 per oz.) $4.99 (Whole Foods Market) 16 oz.   ($0.311 per oz.) $1.10
Peanuts $5.49 80 oz. ($0.068 per oz.) $1.00 (DollarTree) 10 oz. ($0.10 per oz.) $2.51
Sharp Cheddar Cheese $5.89 32 oz./$0.184 per oz. $1.69 (Aldi) 8 oz./ $0.211 per oz. $0.87
Organic Frozen Blueberries $7.59 3 lb. ($0.158 per oz.) $8.49 (Whole Foods Market) 32 oz. ($0.265 per oz.) $5.15
Organic Tortilla Chips $4.99 40 oz. ($0.124 per oz.) $2.99 (Target) 12 oz. ($0.249 per oz.) $4.97
Rana Organic Pasta $7.49 on sale 36 oz. ($0.208) $6.49 (Whole Foods Market) 22 oz. ($0.295 per oz.) $3.13
Almonds $11.99 40 oz. ($0.299 per oz.) $7.99 (Whole Foods Market) 16 oz. ($0.499 per oz.) $7.98
Organic Oatmeal $7.59 80 oz. ($0.094 per oz.) $5.29 (Whole Foods Market) 42 oz. ($0.129 per oz.) $2.48 (2 @ $4.96)
Organic Pumpkin Seeds $8.99 22 oz./$0.408 per oz. $3.99 (Whole Foods Market) 8 oz./$0.498 per oz. $1.98
Bananas $1.29 3 lb./$0.43 per oz. $0.44 (Aldi) 1 lb./$0.44 per lb. $0.03
Organic Mushrooms $4.99 24 oz. ($0.207 per oz.) $3.09 (Whole Foods Market) 8 oz. ($0.386 per oz.) $4.28
Organic Frozen Pineapple $7.99 4 lb. ($1.997 per lb.) $1.79 (Trader Joe's, non organic) 16 oz. ($1.79 per lb.) - $0.83
Organic Peanut Butter $9.99 2, 28 oz. ($0.178 per oz.) $6.49 (Target) 28 oz. ($0.231 per oz.) $2.98
Total Savings $92.17

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