$125 Budget Weekly Menu –See how I feed my family of six including three teens and a 12 year old for $125 a week. I’m keeping it super simple this week because I will be in Guatemala and I want to make things as easy as possible for the babysitter and my family. Check back later today to see my shopping for this week.
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*Items marked with an asterisk were purchased in previous weeks in the $125 Budget and are in the pantry, fridge or freezer.
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Egg & Cheese Bagels
Organic Yogurt with Crockpot Granola and fresh strawberries
Cheese Toast, cantaloupe slices
Cereal with milk
Oatmeal with cinnamon and raisins
Oatmeal Pancakes (from leftover oatmeal)
See my Cereal Free Breakfast Ideas here.
Egg Salad Sandwich, raw broccoli with ranch dressing
Tuna Salad, tortilla chips
Turkey Sandwich, pickle
Homemade Pizza Bagels
Nachos with avocado slices
(easy meals to help out the babysitter)
BBQ Pepper Jack Bacon Burgers, fresh corn on the cob
Cheeseburger Casserole, steamed broccoli*
Grilled Cheese, canned peaches
Hot Dogs, baked beans, steamed green beans*
Pasta* with marinara*, Romaine salad
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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