$125 Budget Weekly Menu – Making a weekly meal plan keeps me sane and helps me to save money. See how I’m feeding my family of six including four teens for around $125 a week.
*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!
Homemade Freezer Waffles with DIY Waffle Syrup
Oatmeal* with cinnamon and raisins
Banana Berry Smoothie, Cheese Toast
Cereal with milk x2
Fried Eggs with Spinach, orange slices*
Bagel* with cream cheese
Very Blueberry Smoothie, popcorn*
Salad with Italian Chicken and feta cheese*
Tuna* salad, cucumber slices
Turkey* (from the freezer) Sandwich, carrots and ranch dressing* x2
Snack lunch: cheese, crackers*, olives*
Authentic Mexican Enchiladas, steamed green beans
Spicy Chicken Thighs* (sprinkle chicken skin with Lawry’s Seasoning Salt and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour), french fries, steamed broccoli
Steak Teriyaki, stir-fry veggies, rice
Fettucini Alfredo with broccoli, romaine salad, garlic bagels
Pizza (Aldi Pre-made), romaine salad
Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, dill pickles*
Taco Bowls (Beantastic Taco Meat, tomatoes, lettuce, cheese, sour cream and salsa served on corn chips), Tomato Cucumber Salad
Read what we do about snacks here.
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 meal plan. 🙂)
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