Menu Plan Monday: February 2016, Part 2

The kids have made some executive decisions recently, looking for a bit more of a predictable dinner routine. They decided every Tuesday going forward shall be Taco Tuesday, followed by Waffle Wednesday (which may or may not include waffles, but must be a breakfast for dinner night). So we are in a bit of a lifestyle change at the moment.  It will be [...]

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Menu Plan Monday: October 2013: Part 2

21. baked turkey breast with carrots and green beans 22. FFY Buffet 23. Apricot glazed pork loin (NEW!) 24. Italian beef sammiches (NEW!) 25. Cleopatra Chicken (NEW!) 26. [...]

because the best laid plans…

So, as I mentioned in the last meal planning post, over the summer I discovered a few really nice premade items that I'm stocking for emergencies. Emergencies being those [...]

Menu Plan Monday: September 2013, Part 1

we're back! After an unintentional summer hiatus, fall arrived with the quickness. Boo is back in school already, and Moo and I are back right after Labor Day. And my schedule [...]

Bircher Muesli… vacation in a bowl :)

So, suitNtie and I managed to sneak away for a week earlier this month, right after my finals were done. We took a cruise to the Bahamas. One of the reasons cruising appeals [...]

Ye Olde Boiled Dinner

Now, I have to preface this by saying that it took me 4 grocery stores and several days to find the smoked shoulder picnic I was looking for. And it’s March, not the least [...]

Menu Plan Monday: March 2013, Part 1

Woohoo! A little late (but hey, it's really Monday this time, so yay). I hate when the first of the month falls on an awkward day of the week. Typing this quickly before I [...]

Menu Plan Monday: February 2013, Part 2

Getting this one done early to make sure I am on time. :) I'd like to thank my copy of Family Circle magazine on this one. I don't know that I've ever torn out so many [...]

Menu Plan Monday: February 2013, Part 1

Yes, I know. The meal plan for the second half of January didn't get posted. Let's just say I was a bit of a hot mess. And it was WAY more stressful to be flying by the seat [...]

Crunchy Cashew Chicken Salad Wraps

  So my husband told me he doesn't like chicken salad. I was appalled. To me, it's kind of like saying, "I kick puppies" or "I hate America." One does not simply dislike [...]

Apologetic bonus post: Tortellini en brodo

Where's the meal plan, you ask? I know. :( I failed this month. It hurts me greatly and believe me we are suffering for it. My stress level is super high right now. Needless [...]