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How many times in an average month do you eat out, order in, etc.?

  1. CJ Andrews profile image91
    CJ Andrewsposted 6 years ago

    How many times in an average month do you eat out, order in, etc.?

    Buy food ready to eat from a local business.  The food is bought ready to eat.  Examples would be buy food from: Pizza Hut, Burger King, McDonald's, Wendy's, Olive Garden, Ryan's, Hard Rock Cafe, etc.

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    Dandraposted 6 years ago

    Once every two months...otherwise I'd be a bit of a, well, hefty type of person

  3. Jeannieinabottle profile image92
    Jeannieinabottleposted 6 years ago

    I only do that maybe once or twice a month.  I used to do that so much more often, but I can't afford to do that anymore.

  4. 61MT profile image39
    61MTposted 6 years ago

    I probably eat out 4-10 times a month.  I try not to eat out to much because it is unhealthy.  When I do eat out, I will usually use a coupon to save some money.

  5. beverlyannblock profile image57
    beverlyannblockposted 6 years ago

    My husband and I go to the diner a couple times a month and McDonalds every once in a blue moon. We save money all year just to go out for our anniversary every year. It is way too expensive to eat out.

  6. moonfairy profile image80
    moonfairyposted 6 years ago

    we order out every Wednesday because it's an impossibly long day for me, so we always order take out and I pick it up on my way home so I don't have to cook. It's usually either Chinese or incredibly fresh sub sandwiches from small, family owned sub shops.

  7. CharlieNikhole profile image61
    CharlieNikholeposted 6 years ago

    Since I have gotten pregnant I noticed I eat a lot of fast food. Mostly fries and the big mac sauce, but I cant help that... I want to eat it on everything.

  8. Danette Watt profile image85
    Danette Wattposted 6 years ago

    When my younger son left for college, my husband and I became empty-nesters. It was tough learning to cook for just 2 again without having a lot of leftovers, so we started eating out a lot (too much). But we both started gaining weight even though we didn't eat fast food. So now I cook more at home. it's cheaper and healthier.

    We probably eat out now maybe twice a month.

  9. TCM Specialist profile image60
    TCM Specialistposted 6 years ago

    I'm not big on eating out. I much rather would cook a big dinner to feed my family a balanced meal. Nothing beats loving from the kitchen.

  10. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 6 years ago

    Probably 3 times a week we bring food in.  I hate cooking but it would be healthier to do so.

  11. N.E. Wright profile image79
    N.E. Wrightposted 6 years ago

    Three to four times a month.  I prefer to cook in though. 

    I eat out or bring take out in when I have had a very busy day out side my home and know I will be too tired to fix something for my son and me.

  12. your cybersister profile image60
    your cybersisterposted 6 years ago

    Way too much - sometimes even twice a day!!  Probably more than 25 times!!  It's a combination of drive-thrus, carryouts, and actual sit down restaurants and I know it is not particularly healthy or economical.  For me,  sometimes it's social, but it's more based on ridiculous work schedules and the indecision of what anyone wants for dinner once they finally get off work.  We are working on improvement in this area...

  13. europewalker profile image77
    europewalkerposted 6 years ago

    About three to four times a week. I don't like to cook, plus since it is just me and my husband it is easier to go out or just order in.

  14. sam3m profile image61
    sam3mposted 6 years ago

    we order in far too often, but for a variety of reasons order 2 times a week.  because pizza and chicken wings are so available, we make an effort to order salads as well.  once every couple of months we'll order from a higher end restaurant since if we're careful, the cost won't be extremely higher than regular take-out.

  15. mattdigiulio profile image74
    mattdigiulioposted 6 years ago

    Jeez, too much. Last year I was a Sophomore in College, and I knew all the Dominoes delivery guys. 3 times a week between me and my roommate, maybe?

  16. JT Walters profile image76
    JT Waltersposted 6 years ago

    Zero!!  I worked in a resturant and I appreciate cooking for my family and making certain they have quality meals.

  17. Trigger9449 profile image60
    Trigger9449posted 6 years ago

    I order in or get fast food about 4 to 6 times a month. I'm on a pretty strict budget right now and it's a lot cheaper just to cook my own food from the grocery store

  18. Jyoti Patil profile image66
    Jyoti Patilposted 6 years ago

    I eat out almost everyday. It has become a habit. Unless and until I don't eat something from outside, I feel I'm hungry. I really need to stop this habit. Luckily I don't gain even if I eat junk a lot. (touchwood)

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    Starmom41posted 5 years ago

    less than once a month.
    I go to fast-food places or order from Pizza Hut maybe four times a year.

 
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