• 2013 $50 Weekly Menu Plan Week #21

    2013 $50 Weekly Menu Plan Week #21: Spring and summer veggies are already becoming abundant and it's great to whip up fresh grilled veggies as a side dish. You'll notice that some of this weeks recipes are actually Camping recipes as we hit the State Parks and enjoy all that nature has to offer. Somehow dining outdoors really brings out the flavor of the food . . .
    and of course, it's nice to be out of the kitchen and away from the daily grind. Somehow we always manage to spend a little more on
    food when we're camping than when we're home. This week we picked up the following: ground turkey, steak, zucchini, summer squash, bell peppers (green/red/yellow/orange), cream cheese, string beans, limes, apples, bananas, pears, raspberries, sliced ham, sliced cheese, bread, shrimp, celery, lettuce, shell pasta, frozen peas & frozen corn, tortilla chips for a grand total of $52.56

    From our garden we harvested: Fresh radishes, tomatoes, jalapenos

    Breakfast Choices this week:

    Monday May 20th:

    Tuesday May 21st:

    Wednesday May 22nd:

    Thursday May 23rd:

    • Lunch: Campfire Skillet Scramble, eggs- sausage, bell peppers, onions, potatoes, seasoning
    • Dinner: Campfire Pig Greens, campfire roasted sweet potato bites

    Friday May 24th:

    Saturday May 25th:

    Sunday May 26th:
    • Midday: Gathering of Friends, Family, neighbors- bringing Shrimp Pasta Salad

    Various Snacks:

    Drinks Available: A note about our drink offerings, while we do always have coffee and tea in the house, coffee is usually with breakfast, hot tea is usually in the evening and for the most part our other drinks consist of Water. We don't "drink milk" at all, it is usually used in making homemade yogurt, or in cereals, baking, etc.
    * Iced Tea (Unsweetened & Sweet Tea, various flavors)
    * Coffee
    * Hot Chocolate/Cocoa
    * Lemonade
    FYI Section:

    For Further reading/help we recommend the following:

    • $50 Weekly Menu Plan Help across the USA- Do you find yourself struggling to reduce your grocery bill each month? Check out our Menu plan help across the USA to see if your area has been featured for more 1-on-1 help, if not, feel free to add your request to have your city/state featured.

    Photo Credit: WikiCommons
    Comments Leave Comment

    Click here to log in

    What is the Main Ingredient in Ketchup?

    reminderHave a comment or question you'd like to add? Register & Login to add your own comments, thoughts, questions or suggestions.

    As always, Registration is Free!

  • Additional Articles you May Enjoy:

    Pepper Steak

    Pepper steak is a simple, delicious dish that takes less than 15 minutes to prepare. It makes a wonderful main meal, as well as tasty (leftover) pepper steak wraps for super fast lunches during the week.

    Categories: dirt cheap 
    GB101 02-07-2019 07:00 AM Go to last post

    Carolina Firecrackers

    Carolina Firecrackers offer a kick of spice and zest for a great game day munchie that takes less than 5 minutes to throw together. Mix a few seasonings, toss them into a baggie with some crackers and you'll have an unforgettable snack that everyone will want the recipe for!

    Categories: dirt cheap  myo  make your own  snacks 
    GB101 01-29-2019 05:41 AM Go to last post

    Winter Fruit Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Dressing

    A flavorful addition to Holiday tables, buffets, family gatherings or for a change of pace at the dinner table, this unique combination of fresh greens, sweet-tart cranberries, crisp bites of fresh apple and pear are complimented with a drizzle of light citrus lemon poppyseed dressing. A Real Crowd Pleaser!

    Categories: dirt cheap  myo  make your own  lunch  dinner  snacks 
    GB101 01-13-2019 02:20 AM Go to last post