Sunday, November 24, 2013

Menu Plan Monday







Sunday: Balsamic Roast Beef in Slow Cooker, Corn on the Cob, Oranges

Monday: Leftover Beef, Salad, Grapes

Tuesday: Hunt and peck: eggs, toast, salad, leftovers, oranges

Wednesday: Grandma has kids. Indian Takeaway date night.

Thursday: Thanksgiving. Grandma cooks!

Friday: Thanksgiving leftovers

Saturday: Mujadarrah

Snacks and Treats:

Homemade 30 minute Whole Wheat Soft Pretzels

Vegan Cinnamon Rolls

Homemade Popcorn

Rutabaga Honey Cake




Weekly Shopping Trip

Looong time no post. Still experiencing the joy of hyperemesis. 7.5 more weeks until baby....

We're still getting our box of produce from the farm through mid-December, and then it will pick back up in March. This week's box was $22, as usual, and has loads of greens, 2 heads of leaf lettuce, one bunch of arugula, 1 bunch of kale, bananas, 3 apples, a large radish, 2 beets, 2 rutabaga, a head of cabbage, and 2 turnips

Kroger Trip:

Food:
Kroger Wheat Pasta, 1 lb. $0.89
2 1/2 gallons Kroger Almond Milk: $5
2 1/2 gallon Kroger Organic Soy Milk: $5
2 boxes Organic Earth Best Waffles: $7
2 pints blueberries: $5
Cantaloupe, cut: $5.29
Kroger Peanut Butter: $1.88
Kroger Flour, Organic: $4.49
8-pack Apple Juice Boxes $2.99(for school holiday treats)
6 Silk Soy Yogurts: $7.74
6 pack grapefruit: $2.99
5 lbs Clementines: $5.99
2.5 lb Beef Roast: $8.31
6 lbs Bananas: $3.26
Ezekial Bread: $3.49
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$69.32

Total of all food:
$91.32

 Non-food:
Suave Bodywash (with ecoupon): $1
2 packs Pampers (with $5 in ecoupons): $13.98
$100 Amazon gift card (You get 4x the fuel points now, and we use Amazon every month for Subscribe and Save. I load it to my Amazon account and it automatically is used when my order is filled.)
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$114.98

One of the soy milks will go towards making yogurt again this week. My brother is a chef and gifted me with a heavy-duty Bouillon Strainer that I plan on using this way to make the thicker yogurt my kids will eat.