A Life At Home: A Sample of our $75 Weekly Menu…for a Family of 8

By: nonstickron

Oct 26 2011

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Sunday, March 2, 2008

A Sample of our $75 Weekly Menu…for a Family of 8

Here we go again. I thought I would post another menu plan for you guys who are wondering how we feed our family for so little. This time I will add breakfast, lunch and snacks for you to see. If I can do it, anyone can! Hope you enjoy!

Breakfast:
Monday: Waffles and fruit
Tuesday: Baked Oatmeal
Wednesday: Pancakes and fruit
Thursday: Muffins and Sausage
Friday: French Toast
Saturday: Eggs, biscuits, and a meat
Sunday: Country ham and gravy over biscuits

Lunch:

Monday: Sandwiches and a side veggie—>either raw or cooked
Tuesday: Ham, mac & cheese, and a veggie
Wednesday: Soup and crackers or 1/2 sandwich—>soup is usually leftover from night before
Thursday: Grilled cheese sandwiches and fruit
Friday: Leftovers or quesidillas if we have no leftovers
Sat and Sun: We either eat leftovers, or a salad, or sandwiches

Snacks:

Monday: Carrots and ranch dressing
Tuesday: Fruit
Wednesday: Banana Bread or homemade bread drizzled with butter and honey
Thursday: Celery and peanut butter or ranch dressing
Friday: Tortilla wraps—> I usually fill them with pizza sauce and cheese or peanut butter and honey

Dinner:

Monday:
Lasagna
Green beans

Tuesday:
Homemade Tomato soup

Wednesday:
Taco and Burrito bar
Refried beans
Mexican rice

Thursday:
Chicken and stuffing
Corn

Friday:
Chili cheese enchiladas
Mexican rice—-> leftover from Wednesday

Saturday:
Mock shepherd’s pie
Steamed broccoli

Sunday:
Crockpot chicken
Rice pilaf
Salad
Pumpkin rolls

Found this online, gonna try and model our menu on it.

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