$125 Budget Weekly Menu – Making a weekly meal plan keeps me sane and helps me to save money and stay on budget so I can feed my family of six including four teens for around $125 a week.
[See this week’s $125 Grocery Shopping for 6 People here.]
*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!
Cheese Toast* (cheese and bread already purchased), fresh cantaloupe slices
Cottage Cheese with blueberries, cinnamon raisin toast* (from freezer)
Cereal with milk x2
Egg and Sausage Breakfast Burritos (I’m trying this recipe without the potatoes.)
Oatmeal* with banana slices
Turkey Pepper Jack Grilled Cheese, cucumber slices with ranch dressing
Tuna Salad* (mayo, pickles previously purchased)
Crackers* with Salami & Pepper Jack Cheese slices, mini sweet peppers
Turkey Lettuce Wrap, mini sweet peppers
PBJ* (bread from freezer), pretzels*
Leftovers from Dinner
Simple Shrimp and Grits, steamed fresh green beans
Sloppy Lasagna Bake (the kids loved this so much we’re having it again this week), romaine salad
Crunchy Chicken Salad, fresh cantaloupe chunks with blueberries*
BBQ Chicken Quarters, baked beans*
Chocolate Chip Pancakes, bacon*
What are you eating this week? Leave a comment or link. 🙂
Please Note: 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 plan. 🙂)
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