Since I was in the city, I stopped at Price Rite, where I bought: 1 jug cat litter, 6 boxes Jello, leaf lettuce, romaine lettuce, tomatoes, stick margarine, a tub ice cream, 1 gallon milk, savoy cabbage, swiss chard, 2 bags each: fzn peas, CA mix veg, mixed vegetables, 1 4 ct pkg marked down cubed steaks for the freezer.. I spent $36.22 debit
Once home, I prepared grilled honey ham (Aldi's) and cheese (loss leader at Stop and Shop: Kraft American slices @ 99 cents, limit 1) on marked down, dark pumpernickle rye bread. Choice of tea, lemonade, milk. As the afternoon wore on, it became obvious that the forecast was accurate. By 2 o'clock, this was the sky:
Dinner tonight is a family favorite:
http://ctonabudget.blogspot.com/2011/07/layers-casserole.html Only modification was that I added some leftover green beans on top. Large tossed salad with choice of dressings on the side.
Since the oven is on, I mashed up the brown peeled bananas and am making this:
House smells awesome! A/C is off, windows open, cool dry air pouring through. Perfect.