I am excited about this weeks meal plan, it was a little easier because I got a lot of great meats and things on sale this week. On Saturday’s Weekly Wrap-Up post you will see my sirloin pork chops and chicken tender strips from my awesome Kroger trip! Those are going in this weeks plan, plus some leftover pot roast that wasn’t fully used after the beef enchiladas recipe you will get in a few days! You will also see lots of potatoes this week; I had a raincheck at Kroger for organic potatoes and I bought 3 bags of them on Saturday. Whatever we don’t use I will make into steak fries to put into the freezer for later.
For those of you who are new to Meal Planning, go to my “Meal Planning” tab here to help you out while you are getting started – lots of great resources.
What about you, what is on your meal plan this week?? Leave us your plan and recipes in the comments below.
Meal Plan for the week of August 24th:
(Lunch) BLT’s, sweet potato fries, watermelon, peaches
(Dinner) Sirloin Pork Chops , baked potatoes (organic deal!), sliced tomatoes, sauteed garden squash
Thursday: Grilled Chicken Tender Salad with tomatoes, shredded carrots, cheese, bacon (extra from BLT’s), whole wheat rolls
Friday: Homemade Pizza Margherita , watermelon, grapes
Saturday: Leftovers, or grilling out steak marinating in freezer!
Tomato Sandwiches (still tons coming in!), grapes
Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, sliced apples
PB&J, sliced apples
Leftovers – chicken tenders, steak fries, pizza
freezer waffles w/ frozen strawberries
strawberry smoothie, whole wheat toast w/ peanut butter
cereal, whole wheat toast w/ jelly
breakfast burrito (egg, cheese, & salsa)
egg sandwich w/ cheese, fruit
oatmeal, whole wheat toast, sliced apples
apples w/ peanut butter
cheese slices on crackers
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What meals are you planning this week? Any tips on how to easily meal plan? Whether or not you posted your meal plan for the week, please take a moment to leave your ideas in a comment. Let’s help each other out in sticking to our budgets!
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