15 - 20% on food?

by Jennifer
(Canada)

Would it not make more sense to look at a (sensible) dollar amount per person, rather then a percentage for food/groceries?


Because of my and my husband's current situation, we are in a much better position financially then when we were younger, starting out and raising children. I usually count on $150/week for the two of us, and that includes brown bag lunches (we both still work), and toiletries.

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