• 2013 $50 Weekly Menu Plan Week #26

    2013 $50 Weekly Menu Plan Week #26: This weeks menu plan is a "Camping Menu" where the majority of the meals are quick and easy to throw together on a campfire or grill.
    This week we purchased the following: chocolate bars, marshmallows, canned biscuits, cabbage, pepper jack cheese, provolone cheese, french dressing, miracle whip, mayo, burger buns, chips, cottage cheese, ricotta cheese, Apricot Jam, mango, strawberries, coffee, kielbasa, potatoes- total spent $44.12

    The following items included
    in this weeks menu plan were harvested from our small garden: Fresh radishes, tomatoes, jalapenos, Zucchini, Summer Squash, cucumbers, fresh beets, a few carrots, okra and green peppers.


    Breakfast Options for this week:



    Monday June 24th:

    • Lunch: Cucumber
      Sandwiches & Campfire Pig Greens

    Tuesday June 25th


    Wednesday June 26th:


    Thursday June 27th:


    Friday June 28th:


    Saturday June 29th:


    Sunday June 30th:



    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 or Sweet Tea)
    * Coffee
    * Hot Chocolate/Cocoa
    * Copycat Gatorade
    * CopyCat Arizona Green Tea
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    • Making Fruits & Veggies Last: At the beginning
      of each week we prepare the vegetables and fruits to make meal preparation easier during the week and to save money by preventing waste. You can read more about that here.




    • $50 Dollar Menu Frequently Asked Questions - There are certain questions that seem to pop up again and again, so rather than be redundant and repeat answers, we've put them all in one convenient place for you!
      • Basic Questions- Why we don't provide a shopping list, Random ingredients that aren't in the shopping list, are groceries cheaper , etc
      • More Questions- more in depth questions regarding dietary guidelines, dealing with picky eaters, junk food and more


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