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A Simple Trader Joe’s Meal Plan and Grocery List for Two – Under $50!

Looking for a simple Trader Joe’s Meal Plan for under $50? I created a simple Trader Joe’s meal plan for two that my husband and I use all the time! Just download the spreadsheet at the bottom of the post – and it gives you everything you need!

Have you ever tried shopping at Trader Joe’s on a budget?

It’s HARD!

I wrote up this simple Trader Joe’s meal plan when my family and I were on a strict budget. I needed to keep my costs low – but I also wanted to be able to shop at Trader Joe’s.

As you will see from the post, we buy a lot of staples at a regular grocery store – milk, eggs, paper products, condiments, etc.

But, this Trader Joe’s meal plan includes everything you need for all your meals – all week!

If you are looking for a long-term CHEAP meal plan for your family, make sure you check out my “No Plan” Meal Plan here. I’m having a flash sale – so right now it’s under $10!

With this meal plan, you get 20 weekly meal plans that include mix-and-match dinner recipes per week. That is more than 100 easy recipes at your fingertips.

Each week includes a printable meal plan (with all recipes!) and a shopping list. You will also get kitchen tips, shortcuts, and easy hacks to multitask in the kitchen.

Want a free example? Just click here and check it out!

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Now on to the The Trader Joe’s Meal Plan!

This Trader Joe’s Menu Plan is pretty easy to use!  Just download the spreadsheet at the bottom of the post – and it gives you everything you need. 

Just as a caveat – these prices are likely to fluctuate. These were the prices listed at my local store, but there is a possibility that items are priced differently at your store.

Please leave any comments if you find discrepancies in any of these items!

Quick links to these dinner recipes:


Quick links to these dinner recipes:


Watch the video in the sidebar to see how I make the stuffed peppers!


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