I promised here a little while back that I would post our bulk meat shop from Meat City. We venture down the highway for the 50km drive because of the consistently low prices and great quality. We do a big stock up once every 3 or 4 months. If you are reasonably local, do have a look at Meat City's website and sign up to receive their weekly specials. (I am in no way affiliated with Meat City other than being a regular customer) This trip's buy produced the following. All of which goes … [Read more...] about Bulk meat buying at Meat City.
Archives for September 2015
Two days menus here in this post. I am getting through the food basket I have put aside for these challenges. I am more than confident that there is plenty of food to last the week. I am working on the next fortnight's shopping list and menu plan as well. I am hoping to get these posted in the next day or so. So, on the last couple of days meals. Day 1 Breakfast. Scrambled eggs today. ( You know I love my eggs ) Lunch Pasta with Bacon, Tinned Tomato and the last remnants of … [Read more...] about $50 Fortnight Week 2 Days – 1&2
We have come to the end of another week. I won't attempt to do two weeks together again, I totally messed up a lot of that and mixed some days and ingredients :( At the end of the first part of the $50 fortnight, if you followed the actual menu. you should have plenty of ingredients leftover for week 2 menu. By the end of this week we should have had another week of satisfying meals and be starting to build some pantry staples. We should have.... 1/2 bag of … [Read more...] about Weekly Wrap Up
Hello to all my lovely followers. This is another catch up post to bring us up to the end of last week. $50 menu Day 6 Breakfast Baked Beans on Toast Lunch Left Over Tex Mex Rice Slice Dinner Chicken , vege and pasta $50 Menu - Day 7 Breakfast Poached Eggs on Toast Lunch Cheese Salad Sandwich Dinner Tuna Filled Spud 25 menu Day 6 Breakfast Porridge Lunch Cheesy Pasta Bake. This turned out really yummy. In a pot I boiled 1/2 cup of pasta … [Read more...] about $50 fortnight Week 1- Days 6&7 $25 menu Week 3 Days 6&7
$50 Fortnight Week 1 - Day 5 Breakfast Souffle Omelette I really enjoy souffle omelettes. The fluffiness of the eggy mixture coupled with a bit of cheese and veges is just a joy to start the day with :-) It just seems so much more than 1 egg. Lunch Quiche. If I had given this day's meal plan more thought, I would not have quiche after having eggs for breakfast. Dinner "Tex Mex Rice Slice" I invented this combination a week or so ago when I discovered the range of rice and pasta … [Read more...] about $50 fortnight Week1 – Day 5 and Week 3 – Day 5