great ideas for monthly meal planning. this lady only spends about $350 per month to feed a family of 5! Pretty good roundup of recipes-- stuff we'd actually eat **just went through her blog-- this one is a keeper! **
Rainbow Weekly Meal Planning Page with Grocery List - Printable at Printable Planning for only 5.00
Not too long ago I was discussing how we budget for grocery money with a few people. They were shocked to hear that we only spend $200 a month on our groceries. I happily explained that we have budgeted for spending 80 every two weeks on normal groceries and we set aside 40 a month for Sam's Club, which we make a trip to about every three months to stock up.
Some people love meal planning, some people hate it. Whether you like it or not, it can be really helpful for your budget, your time management and your sanity as a parent. Everyone goes about meal planning a little differently, but this is how our resident food contributor, Natalie, sets herself up for success before the …