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!

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


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


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


Green beans

Homemade Tomato soup

Taco and Burrito bar
Refried beans
Mexican rice

Chicken and stuffing

Chili cheese enchiladas
Mexican rice—-> leftover from Wednesday

Mock shepherd’s pie
Steamed broccoli

Crockpot chicken
Rice pilaf
Pumpkin rolls

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


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