What’s for Dinner?

A better week for dinners in the Green household. I am back to my normal self and have been back to looking for new things my family will enjoy!! Part of couponing is getting products for free or cheap and getting to check them out. We tried the Green Giant Steamers this week and we weren’t too impressed. 😦 The flavors just weren’t what we liked. Here’s what we had…

 

Sausage & Broccoli Toss– Here is another variation of a family favorite. I used ground sausage and broccoli to change it up a bit.

Sausage & Broccoli Toss

  • Premio Ground Sausage – on sale $1.98
  • 1/2  box Ronzoni pasta – on sale $0.88 – $1/2 coupon = $ 0.19
  • Fresh broccoli – $0.77/ bunch = $0.50
  • 1 onion – $0.20
  • seasonings on hand

Total Cost $ 4.86

 

Cajun Chicken – A spicy twist to the chicken breast.

Cajun Chicken

  • boneless, skinless chicken breasts – $1.77/lb = $3.54
  • Green Giant Seasoned Steamers Broccoli – $2.50 on sale – $0.75 coupon (doubled) – $0.75/4 E coupon = $0.75
  • Minute Wild Rice – $1.99  – $0.60 coupon (doubled)= $0.79
  • McCormick Cajun Mix – $2.99/box = $0.60

Total Cost = $5.68

 

 

Porkchops & Applesauce– With all of the great fall apples, we had to make some applesauce. Jasmine got to help so she was extra excited about trying it. I also made extra potatoes for later this week.

Porkchops & Applesauce

  • Porkchops – $1.74/lb = $3.42
  • applesauce – Apples- $2.99/3 lbs = $1
  • Green Giant Roasted Corn Steamers – $0.75
  • Mashed Potatoes- Potatoes – $1.99/5 lb bag = $1

Total Cost = $6.17

 

 

Garlic Herb Chicken-I served up this sauteed chicken breast over a salad with a side of mashed potatoes.

Garlic Herb Chicken

  • Boneless chicken breast – $1.77/lb = $3.54
  • Kikkoman garlic herb marinade – got for free over the summer
  • 1 onion – $0.20
  • mashed potatoes – leftover from previous day = $0
  • Earthbound Farms Romaine lettuce – $2.50/3- $0.75 coupon doubled = $0.33
  • 1 cucumber – $0.67

Total Cost: $4.74

 

Jasmine’s Choice-As you can tell by the name, this was Jasmine’s choice for dinner! While not the

Jasmine’s Choice

healthiest, I think it’s important for her to have some input into what we eat.

  • Ball Park Hot Dogs – $1
  • Silver Floss Sauerkraut – $1.69 – $0.75 coupon (doubled) = $0.19
  • ShopRite Pork & Beans – $0.79
  • Back to Nature Organic Macaroni & Cheese – $1.59 – $0.75 coupon (doubled) = $0.09
  • Earthbound Farms Romaine = $0.33
  • 1 Cucumber – $0.67

Total Cost : $3.07

 

Total Cost for the week: $24.52

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