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help me plan my family meals for the comming month.

ok i need simple, cheap, and healthy meal ideas for next month. perferably meals under 10$ lets get cooking!

 
laura970

Asked by laura970 at 4:29 PM on Jan. 30, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • I plan my weekly meals like this: Mon is pasta, Tue is a mixed meal (eg..casserole, shepherd's pie, etc.), Wed. is ground meat meal (hamburgers, homemade "hamburger helper", sloppy joes, etc), Thur. is poultry (chicken or turkey), Fri. is fish, Sat. is meatless or leftovers and Sun. is some type of sandwich or pizza.

    Using this as a guide, I can usually find all sorts of creative meals to prepare and by choosing my meals around what's on sale, I can do them cheap, too.

    Hope this is helpful!
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 4:47 PM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • Hambuger helper.. with ground turkey instead of ground beef? Um it isn't too healthy.. but it is cheap.
    Punkslilncs

    Answer by Punkslilncs at 4:34 PM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • try crock pot recipes. like soups, chilis, stews. Shephards pie ,american ,chop souey. homemade sauces
    augboy11

    Answer by augboy11 at 2:40 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • I have a ton of recipes that are tasty, healthy, family and budget friendly; send me a message offlist if you would like some. You might want to join the CafeMom Meal Planning group:  http://www.cafemom.com/group/112067

    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 4:31 PM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • thats one thing my family cant stand is hamburger helper esp since i found ground up bone in it one time and now it just makes me gag. but we do like tuna helper and yes we do have that occationaly.
    laura970

    Comment by laura970 (original poster) at 4:36 PM on Jan. 30, 2011

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