Budget-Friendly Meal Plan No. 5

Wow, the support that I have received from these weekly meal planning posts has just been so incredible. Just a quick reminder that I post my weekly menu to encourage menu planning and to give meal ideas, not as a nutritional standard. You should feed your family based on your priorities and values. I am […]

Meal Plan Week No. 4 (Full Grocery List Included)

Alright, so we just finished the meal plan and grocery shopping for this week. We are trying to keep the recipes frugal and straightforward to get the best bang for our dollar. As this week is the Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend, we planned for six meals only and the menu was planned with the intention of […]

How I Feed My Family of Five on $125.00 a Week

I assume that if you are reading this post, then there’s a good chance that you’ve been following my weekly frugal menu of meals for less than $100.00 a week. This week, we upped the budget to $125. This was to account for some small items that we’ve been purchasing here and there and to […]

Week One: Meals For a Week Under $100.00

I don’t always meal plan; it’s a tedious task that can take a good chunk of your time and can get a little overwhelming. But it is something that I am trying to to do more often as it is a great and easy way for families to save money on groceries. Today, I will […]

Swiss Stuffing Crock Pot Chicken

  You Will Need: 4 Boneless, Skin Less Chicken Breasts, Cut in Halves 1 boxes of Stuffing 1 Can of Cream of Chicken Soup 1/4 Cup of Milk 1/4 Cup of Butter (melted) 4 Slices of Swiss Sheese – I used Kraft Slices. Cooked Broccoli Directions: Spray the slow-cooker with cooking spray and lay the […]

Creamy Chicken Stuffing & Green Beans

This has become one of our favorite easy to make meals, with only 7 ingredients, short prep time and the use of the slow-cooker – it sure does make home-cooking simple and affordable. You Will Need: $ Boneless, Skin Less Chicken Breasts, Cut in Halves 1-2 boxes of Stuffing 1 Can of Mushroom Soup 3/4 […]

Stuffed Green Peppers & Mexican Rice

I lost the original recipe I wanted to follow, so we did the best we could and lucky for us dinner was amazing. We completely filled 7 peppers with plenty of left over rice as a side dish. You Will Need: 2 Pounds of Ground Beef 3 Garlic Cloves, if desired 1 Small Onion Diced, […]

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