Sunday, January 04, 2009

Meal Planning continued

Chicken Noodle Soup rotated with Chicken Rice Soup rotated with Chicken and Dumplings

* Pack of egg noodles $1.09 or some rice $0.50 (if that) or dumplings (recipe from Hillbilly Housewife) $0.60

For the Dumplings:
* 1/4 cup vegetable oil- $0.20 (if that)
* 1 cup milk- $0.19
* 2-1/2 cups unbleached flour- $0.21
* 1 tablespoon baking powder (negligible)
* 1 teaspoon each salt & sugar (negligible)

* 2 lbs chicken- variable depending on sales $1.28-$1.98
* Can of corn- $0.49
* Few potatoes- $0.25 (guesstimate)

Total: Chicken Noodle $3.11-$3.81
Chicken Rice $2.52-$3.22
Chicken & Dumplings $2.62-$3.32

1 comments:

brogansmomma said...

Definitely simple, quick, and easy. And easily varied. Love it!