My $125 Weekly Grocery Shopping for 6 People: See how I feed my family of six (including 4 teens) for around $125/week, or just $500 a month.
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I did not take photos of the groceries this week but I did buy another flat of blueberries for 99 cents a pint. We are eating some and freezing some for later because that is a price I just can’t pass up. Click here to see How to Freeze Blueberries.
I also found great deals on cantaloupe (99 cents each), ground beef ($2.99/pound) and boneless skinless chicken breasts ($1.98/lb). Purchasing the ground beef put me over budget for this week but it will go into the freezer and be used for meals for the next couple of weeks so hopefully that help me stay on track the next few weeks.
Weekly Total: $142.42
July Monthly Total: $142.42
$125 Budget Weekly Menu – Here’s what we’re eating this week.
*Items marked with an asterisk were purchased in previous weeks in the $125 Budget and are in the pantry, fridge or freezer. Click colored links to go to recipes!
Delicious, Moist Blueberry Muffins (with a touch of maple syrup – gluten free), fresh cantaloupe slices
Oatmeal* with cinnamon and raisins
Fried Eggs with Spinach, Black Bean and Corn Salsa
Organic Yogurt with Crockpot Granola and fresh blueberries
Cereal with milk x2
Cheese Toast, apple sauce*
Bagel with Sundried Tomato Spread, bell pepper slices
Banana Berry Smoothie, popcorn*
Easy Cheese Quesadillas, cucumber slices
PBJ, apple slices with cinnamon
Turkey sandwich, pretzel rods*
Leftovers from dinner
Sweet & Spicy Slow Cooker Chinese Chicken, rice*, stir fried vegetables
Party with friends (we’re bringing potato salad)
Steak and Peppers with Delicious Steak Marinade, rice*, steamed green beans*
Mexicali Cornbread Casserole, romaine salad
Fettucini Alfredo, steamed broccoli, garlic toast triangles
Crunchy Chicken Salad, fresh fruit
Ham and Bean soup, cornbread
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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