Saturday, October 18, 2008

Lots of Kids Kitchen Challenge for October

On a budget of $10, feed a family of 4 for a day or $15 for families with 4 or more children. The meals must include breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast and lunch can be one-dish, but dinner must include a main course and sides. You do not have to include drinks in your budget.

I am feeding 2 adults and 4 children
Breakfast $2.89
Scrambled Eggs--dozen eggs $1.19
Toast--loaf of bread $1.10
Butter--one stick .60

Lunch $4.46

Cheese Quesedillas
package of fajita size flour tortillas $1.79
2 cup package of grated cheddar $1.67

Dinner $7.94
pan fried strips--2 lbs boneless chicken breast $4
1.5 lbs roasted red potatoes $1.50
1 dozen biscuits from scratch $1.15
can of green beans .69
butter--one stick .60

My total for this day is $14.29


Kim said...

Woohoo! Great job Denise! I'd stay over for that dinner any day.

Mirz said...

Yum, 3 meals of food I love! Great job! *applause*

julie said...

I love your blog. You've inspired me to try the cooking challenge and with 5 kids(2 of them teen boys)-it will definetly be a challenge!

Sarah said...

Very neat! And those potatoes look delicious! What time is dinner? :)