$125 Budget Weekly Menu –See how I feed my family of six including 4 teens for $125 a week!
This week’s sale items included pork shoulder, bone-in chicken breasts, canned white Albacore tuna, extra virgin olive oil, Classico pasta sauce (our favorite) and Hunt’s diced tomatoes. We spent $145.77 this week because I stocked up on some of these staples, so we are over my weekly goal of $125. Our March monthly total is $277.17.
*Items marked with an asterisk were purchased in previous weeks in the $125 Budget and are in the pantry, fridge or freezer. Click purple links to go to recipes!
Delicious, Moist Blueberry Muffins (with a touch of maple syrup - gluten free), boiled egg
Organic Yogurt with Crockpot Granola* and fresh strawberries
Oatmeal* with cinnamon* and raisins*
Cereal with milk x2
Blueberry bagel with cream cheese x2
Homemade Pizza Bagels
Cheese Nachos, cherry tomatoes, avocado slices
PBJ, apple slices with cinnamon x2
Hummus, tortilla chips, green pepper slices
Tuna salad, celery sticks
Ham Sandwich, potato chips
BBQ Pork Sliders, Cabbage Coleslaw
BBQ Chicken and Black Bean Tostadas (made with leftover pork), cherry tomatoes, avocado slices
Easy Potato Soup, cheesy biscuits
Breakfast for Dinner: Bacon (from Zaycon Foods) and scrambled eggs
BBQ Chicken, roasted asparagus
Dinner with friends
What are you eating this week? Leave a comment or link.
Please Note: I post my weekly menu to encourage menu planning and to give meal ideas, not as a nutritional standard. You should feed your family based on your priorities and values. You may not be able to replicate this exact menu for $125 because sales vary by region and you will have different items on hand, but you can save money just by using a menu. )
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