Menu Plan Monday 10/29/07

As busy as we have been lately, this week will be a designated "cheat" week. We are trying to keep it simple so I can cook quickly before the baby starts fussing, plus we are trying to eat fairly cheaply after the last two high spending weeks. Here's the menu thanks to Kraft's One Bag= 5 Dinners ;)

Monday- leftovers
Tuesday- Tex-Mex Rollups with Rice and Refried Beans
Wednesday- Meatloaf and baked fries
Thursday- dinner with friends, make salad and dessert
Friday- Fiesta Chicken Pasta with Corn and Salad
Saturday- Chicken and Rice, Zesty Green Beans
Sunday- Cheesy Chicken Soup (double batch for next week too) and Bread

The menu is based on one bag of groceries, which should cost about $37 for this week of meals based on what I usually buy (turkey instead of beef, generic brands instead of Kraft). The Cheesy Chicken Soup is a large batch and isn't part of the Kraft one bag, but is part of the $37 budget.
Here's a link to Kraft's One Bag= 5 Dinners.
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  1. your menu plan is very well thought out and delicious this week!

  2. I get a kick out of you using store brands as opposed to some Kraft products in your "Kraft's One Bag=5 dinners" :)

    Great work!

  3. Thanks for sharing that link. I've been trying to reduce our grocery bills and that will help. All the meals sound yummy!

  4. looks good! I'll have to check out your one bag thing. Have a great week!

  5. Looks good! And I'm going to check out that Kraft link, too- thanks for sharing.

  6. OK, I liked that Kraft link so much that I just posted about it... and linked back to you... on my cooking blog. Thank you for sharing! :)

  7. wow $37 for the week.thanks for posting the link for Kraft's One Bag =5 dinners.Have a great week.

  8. the 1 bag is a very interesting concept! Thanks for sharing!

  9. Thanks for the link to the Kraft's One Bag = 5 dinners. I've made a few of their recipes and they are very good.


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