Here is a menu of how to use weekly sales to feed your family of 4 for under $50!
(We used Tops, Save-A-Lot, & Aldi for sales, beginning 3/29)
–Waffles & Sausage ($1.29 Waffles @ Aldi, $1.00 Sausage @ Tops)
–Eggs, Sausage, & Toast (Eggs, $1.00 Banquet Sausage @ Tops, $1.29 Tops Brand Bread @ Tops)
–Bagels & Cream Cheese ($0.89 Cream Cheese @ Aldi, $1.69 Bagel @ Aldi)
–Egg & Cheese Omelets ($1.19 Eggs @ Aldi, cheese sale listed under snacks)
-Mix & Match from above for remaining days
PB&J Sandwiches & Fruit (PB listed below, bread listed above, $1.69 Spreadable Fruit @ Aldi)
Grilled Chicken Salads (Leftover grilled chicken from dinners, $1.29 salad mix @ Save-A-Lot)
Grilled Ham & Cheese Sandwiches (Bread sale @ Tops, Ham leftover from dinners, Cheese sale listed in snacks)
Tuna Fish Sandwiches & Fruit ($1.39/2 Tuna @ Tops, Bread sale listed above, Fruit Sales listed under snacks)
Leftovers – Chicken, Potato, Vege Casserole or Ham & Potatoes
–Pork Chops, Stuffing, Steamed Vegetables (2 x $1.99/lb Pork Chops @ Save-A-Lot, $0.50 Birds Eye Frozen Veges ($1.00 Birds Eye Veges & use $1/2 Birds Eye Steamfresh Varieties from SS 2/22 @ Tops) $0.99 Stuffing @ Aldi)
–Ham, Potatoes, Steamed Veges (5 x $0.99 lb Ham @ Aldi, $2.79 Idaho Potatoes @ Save-A-Lot, $0.50 Veges, listed above)
–Grilled Chicken, Pasta Salad, Steamed Vegetables (2 x $1.79 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts @ Save-A-Lot, $0.99 Suddenly Salad Pasta Salad @ Save-A-Lot, Vegetable sale listed above)
–Ham & Scalloped Potatoes, Steamed Veges (Ham, Potato, & Vege sales listed above)
–Baked Ziti, Salad, Rolls ($0.99 Ziti @ Aldi, $0.99 Sauce @ Aldi, $1.29 Salad Mix @ Tops, Dressing sale listed above, $.99 Grissom’s Brown & Serve Rolls @ Save-A-Lot)
–Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, & Veges Casserole (2 x $1.79 lb Boneless Skinless Chicken @ Save-A-Lot, Potato Sale listed above, $0.89 bag onions @ Aldi)
Pineapple ($1.49 Save-A-Lot)
Celery w/Peanut Butter ($0.69 Celery @ Aldi, $1.79 Peanut Butter @ Save-A-Lot)
Cheese & Crackers ($2.00 Kraft Cheese @ Tops ($2.50 each & use $1.00/2 – Kraft Natural Cheese: Shreds, Slices or Blocks from SS 3/29 coupon) & $1.50 Town House Crackers @ Tops (use $1/2 Town House or Club Crackers 3/29 insert)
Bananas ($0.49 @ Tops) x 3
**Many items you may already have stocked in your pantry. If not, here are some weekly sales to help you keep your grocery budget down.
Weekly Total (including meat): $49.67 for a family of 4.
Note: Costs may vary depending on weight of fruits and meats.