Monthly Archive: March 2009

Mar 30

Monday’s Menu Planning

So, I’m trying to be better about planning my menus incorporating the food I already have in my pantry. Here’s the plan for the week: *Monday – Leftovers from Grandma’s!*Tuesday – Chicken enchilada soup*Wednesday – Fried Potatoes with carrots and ham, corn, applesauce for dessert*Thursday – Rice, baked salmon, salad, maybe sweet potato*Friday – Pancakes, …

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Mar 28

Feed a Family of 4 for under $10 a meal?

At the last frugal living class I taught, I was asked the question, “How can I feed my family of 4 for under $10 a meal?” (she was referring to dinner, the ‘main’ meal.) So…I decided I would post every dinner meal I make from yesterday on that is under $10. However, since my family …

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Mar 19

Frugal Living – Food/Entertainment

Here’s the outline I’m using for my frugal living class tonight, in case anyone is interested. We’re having peanut butter bars made from food storage for refreshments and I’ve got a bunch of garden seeds for people to take home. Other than that, this is about it! Overview on January’s class: Goal setting – What …

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