Struggling to keep your meals exciting without breaking the bank? Meet Family Budget Meal Plan 137—a complete weekly menu planner packed with budget-friendly family meals that won't skimp on flavour.
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🛒 What's Included in Meal Plan 137?
- 5 cost-effective recipes: A mix of pasta, one-pot meals, and slow cooker favourites.
- Itemized shopping list: Keep track of what you have and what to buy.
- Prep and leftovers guide: Tips for meal prep and creative ways to use leftovers.
As with all my family budget meal plans, these are entirely free and will always be free.
You may want to make all five recipes and have leftovers for lunches, or you may pick just a couple and add them to your weekly rotation. Either way, these recipes are designed to fit into your life and make budgeting easier.
The secret to cooking on a budget
Who says cheap meals have to be bland or repetitive? Our meal plans are built on a foundation of easy pasta recipes, convenient one-pot meals, and fool-proof slow cooker classics. Best of all, each dish on this week's menu is budget-friendly and designed for maximum flavour with minimal ingredients.
🌿 Pantry Staples: Less is More
I designed this meal plan to minimize costs by using a limited number of ingredients in unique combinations. You'll notice the repetition of the same ingredients throughout. Below are the ingredients that you will see repeated.
- olive oil
- vegetable oil
- dried herbs and spices
Before shopping for this meal plan, check your cupboards, fridge, and freezer to see if you already have any of the needed ingredients.
*Especially items like fresh garlic, limes, lemons and fresh herbs.
Meal plan FAQs
Absolutely! Our recipes are designed to be straightforward and easy to follow. Whether a kitchen novice or a seasoned cook, you'll find these recipes manageable and delicious.
Absolutely! Feel free to mix and match recipes to suit your taste and needs. Each meal plan is designed to be flexible for just that reason.
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