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In this extension, you will format your spreadsheet with alternating colors to make it easier to read.

Adding fill colors to your rows and columns creates a background that makes your text stand out.

First, open your spreadsheet.

Then, select your entire sheet.

Find Alternating Colors in the Format menu.

Now, choose a style to apply background colors to your spreadsheet.

Select a default style...

Or choose a custom style to give your spreadsheet a unique look.

Notice how the new background colors make it easier to line up the cooks and meals in your plan.

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Apply Alternating Colors

Use alternating colors to make their spreadsheet text easier to read.

Assign Action Items with Comments

Assign action items in a comment for a task and send a message to the helper.

Plan a Grocery List in a New Sheet

Add a new sheet to their spreadsheet to create a grocery list that they can link back to a meal

Instructions

Learn more about creating a family meal plan in Google Sheets with these extensions.