Meal Plan #2

00051Well, we succeeded in our first official week of meal planning! Coming in under $125 for the week with lots of yummy food in our bellies (and in our freezer), I came into this week feeling pretty optimistic! Hell, I even added another sweet potato meal! For me, this is a huge thing. Am I the only person alive that doesn’t love sweet potatoes?!

I should note that I expect this week to be a bit on the pricier side. My husband’s birthday is on Tuesday and I do love to shower those I love in culinary treats…We shall see!

Here’s the plan for the week of May 5, 2013: Continue reading “Meal Plan #2”

Meal Plan #1

PlanningSo. It looks like we officially went waaayyy over budget on food last month 🙁 Honestly, I blame this mostly on my lack of time. Whenever I find myself getting burned out the first thing that goes are my weekly meal plans, followed shortly by my food budget…Within a month I always manage to pull myself back on track, but it’s a painful lesson every time it happens.

I’ve never actually posted about my weekly meal plans but I thought I’d give it a try this week! Let me know if this is something that interests you out there in cyber-land and I’d be happy to keep doing it! Sometimes it’s just nice to see how other people are managing to eat vegan while simultaneously making ends meet 😉 I’m also happy to post recipes if anything sounds interesting! Just shoot me a request in the comments below. Continue reading “Meal Plan #1”