Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Menu Plan Monday





A bit more of the same from last week...

Monday: Hunt and Peck, lots of leftovers

Tuesday: Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin with Balsamic Glaze, Roasted Broccoli

Wednesday: leftover pork, fresh red pepper and cucumber slices

Thursday: Lentil Mushroom Not-Roast with Polenta, Salad

Friday: BLTs, Salad, Corn

Saturday: dinner at Olive

Sunday: Mushroom Risotto


Hundreds more menu plans here!

Friday, February 21, 2014

Grocery Trip 2/15

Kroger (shopping for week plus birthday party). I stocked up on staples like frozen veggies, dried beans, and those expensive soy yogurts thanks to that awesome $25 off $50 ecoupon:

Huggies Boys Pull-Ups: $19.99
Ezekiel Bread: $3.69
Ritz Crackers: $1.99
King Arthur Bread Flour $2.29
4 cans Kroger Corn $2
4 cans Kroger stewed tomatoes $2
2 Earth's Best Waffles $6
Silk Almond Milk $2.99
2 Blue Diamond Almond Milks $ 4
1 2 liter Diet Coke $ 1.67
Organic Apple Juice $2.99
20 Silk Soy Yogurts $ 21.51
1 pineapple $1.99
8 bags frozen veggies (corn, broccoli, veg soup mix) $ 7.12
1 lb dry lentils $ 1.29
2 lb dry navy bean $ 2.29
4 lb dry pinto beans $ 4.37
1 lb Organic grass fed beef $ 6.99
2 lb organic cabbage $ 1.67
organic carrots $1.49
2 whole wheat tortillas $5.98
3 lb Gala apples $2.99
3 lb onions $ 1.99
organic spring mix lettuce $2.44
1 serving cup grapefruit: FREE with ecoupon
organic baby spinach $ 2.24
2 lb organic bananas $ 1.38
1 bunch organic celery $ 1.29
1 pint organic grape tomatoes $ 2
mushrooms $ 1.49
3 lb clementines $2.99

Subtract $25 off $50 Ecoupon
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$101.27

Food items: $81.28

Dorothy Lane:
Organic Bacon: $5.99
2 fruit party trays $18
2 bags Chips: $6
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$29.99

Food total:
$111.27

Monday, February 17, 2014

Menu Plan Monday

Monday:Lentil Mushroom Not Roast over Polenta

Tuesday: Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin, German Potato Salad, Broccoli

Wednesday: leftovers

Thursday: Stew of Beef, Cabbage, and Stewed Tomatoes in slow cooker

Friday: Deviled Eggs, BLTs

Saturday: Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos with Lime

Sunday: hunt and peck

Hundreds more menu plans at Org Junkie here!

Monday, February 10, 2014

Menu Plan Monday





Monday: Chicken and Noodles

Tuesday: Spring Pastahttp://tmschallenges.blogspot.com/2011/03/tuesdays-with-kris-spring-pasta.html

Wednesday: Mujadarrah, Roasted Broccoli

Thursday: Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin, Kale Chips, German Potato Salad

Friday: Tuscan Bread Soup

Saturday: Birthday Party- cupcakes from Grandma, homemade Baked Beans, Fruit and veggies, Wings from BW-3

Sunday: leftovers

Also making: Homemade Chicken stock in slow cooker and slow cooker yogurt

Hundreds more menu plans here at Organizing Junkie.

Sunday, February 9, 2014

2/8 Shopping Trip



Aldi's:
10 lb potatoes: $1.99
4 lb sugar: $2.53
2 grapefruits: $0.58
3 lb onions: $1.29
1 cantaloupe: $1.29
clementines: $3.99
grape tomatoes: $0.69
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$12.36

Kroger:

Food

Kroger Almond milk: $2.10
Kroger Vanilla Soy Milk: $1.95
Blue Diamond Almond Milk x 3: $5.50
Kroger Pork Tenderloin 4.5 lbs: $8.25
Organic Hot Dogs: $4.69
Organic Ham: $3.50
Organic Ezekiel Bread: $3.49
Organic Apple Juice: $2.39
1 lb Wheat Pasta : $1
24 oz crushed tomatoes: $1.29
Kroger natural peanut butter: $1.88
Kroger mixed nuts: FREE with digital coupon
Kroger frozen corn: FREE with digital coupon
Silk soy yogurt x 4: $2.58
2 bunches broccoli: $1.98
Kroger sugar free strawberry jam: $1.89
1 bunch asparagus: $1.49
Kroger french bread: $1.99
Organic Earth's Best Waffles x 2: $6.98
2 lb Honey Crisp apples: $5.68
3 pints blackberries: $2.98
2 red bell peppers: $1.98
1 bunch kale: $0.99
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$65.29

Non-food: 1 Hallmark card: $0.99
2 100 oz Tide Free HE: $19.98
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$20.97

Total: $86.26


Dorothy Lane:
3.5 lbs organic bananas: $3.31
Organic Strawberries: $6.99
Organic Whole Chicken (local farm): $12.60
Dorothy Lane Uncured Bacon: $5.99
2 Dozen local Morning Sun Eggs: $7.98
Organic Valley Half and Half: $3.99
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$40.86

CVS:
Crest BE toothpaste, used $3.50 ECB and coupon. Paid $0.80 out of pocket, got $3 ECB back

Food Total: $118.51
Non-food: $21.77

# Food Items: 42
Organic Items: 13
% Organic: 31%

Monday, February 3, 2014

Menu Plan Monday





Monday: Balsamic Slow Cooker Roast Beef, Pan Fried Brussels Sprouts

Tuesday: leftover roast, peas

Wednesday: Lentil Shepherd's Pie

Thursday:Slow Cooker Herbed Pork Chops, Oven Roasted Cauliflower

Friday: hunt and peck or order in

Saturday: Alton Brown's Deviled Eggs, Sweet Potato Cottage Fries, French Onion Soup with Homemade Beef Stock

Sunday: Herbed Whole Roasted Chicken, Roast Carrots