Monday, March 28, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

Time for the plan again.  It has gotten to the point where even the kiddos look forward to having a menu plan posted.  I love it.

Monday (beef)
Breakfast: bacon, potatoes O'brien
Lunch: sunbutter and jelly
Dinner: beef brisket, roasted beets, stovetop apples

Tuesday (fish)
Breakfast: sunbutter muffins, green smoothie
Lunch: brisket
Dinner: lemon shrimp pasta, broccoli

Wednesday (turkey)
Breakfast: sweet potato hash over quinoa
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: turkey a la king, mixed veg

Thursday (vegan)
Breakfast: turkey sausage, roasted cinnamon squash
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (pork)
Breakfast: cinnamon bread with sunbutter, green smoothie
Lunch: hummus and veggies
Dinner: ham, mashed potatoes, peas

Saturday (beef)
Breakfast: pork sausage, Harvest saute
Lunch: ham
Dinner: burgers, fries, green beans

Sunday (fish)
Breakfast: cranberry apple coffee cake
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: with Dad

Monday, March 21, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

Guess who finally got her blender fixed?  This girl!  And we have been absolutely loving the ability to have smoothies again.  Who knew even the munchkins would miss them?  So, you may notice them on the menu a few times.  (And honestly, they might even sneak in a few extra times! Yum!)


Monday (vegan)
Breakfast: blueberry muffins, green smoothie
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: Potato soup, corn chips

Tuesday (pork)
Breakfast: pineapple muffins, green smoothie
Lunch: ham roll ups
Dinner: pepperoni pizza

Wednesday (beef)
Breakfast: sausage, cinnamon roasted squash, green smoothie
Lunch: lunchables
Dinner: beef stew

Thursday (fish)
Breakfast: sweet potato hash over quinoa
Lunch: hummus and veggies
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (turkey)
Breakfast: apple cinnamon muffins
Lunch: sunbutter and apples
Dinner: meatloaf, mashed potatoes, broccoli

Saturday (vegan)
Breakfast: turkey sausage, pancakes
Lunch: roasted turkey breast, fries, applesauce
Dinner: black bean enchiladas

Sunday (pork)
Breakfast: waffles
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: with Dad


Monday, March 14, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

Another Monday already?  Are you sure there are days between these Monday things? They just keep coming at me faster and faster!

Monday (turkey)
Breakfast: blueberry muffins
Lunch: turkey wraps
Dinner: mulligatawny soup, honey corn muffins, sunbutter pi


Tuesday (vegan)
Breakfast: turkey sausage, harvest saute
Lunch: mulligatawny soup
Dinner: pasta with creamy pumpkin pasta sauce, peas

Wednesday (pork)
Breakfast: zuchinni muffins
Lunch: sunbutter and apples
Dinner: italian sausage with onions and peppers, green beans, peaches

Thursday (beef)
Breakfast: pork sausage, roasted sweet potatoes
Lunch: ham roll ups
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (fish)
Breakfast: sweet potato hash over quinoa
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: creamy tuna casserole

Saturday (turkey)
Breakfast: pancakes with berry syrup
Lunch: salmon salad
Dinner: bbq turkey thighs, mashed potatoes, broccoli

Sunday (vegan)
Breakfast: sausage, biscuits, green smoothie
Lunch: bbq turkey thighs
Dinner: lentil dahl, pasta, peas

Monday, March 7, 2016

It's time to menu plan again.

Monday (pork)
Breakfast: raspberry muffins
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: Italian pork chops, green beans with onion and mushroom, roasted grape tomato, mango

Tuesday (fish)
Breakfast: bacon, roasted sweet potato
Lunch: ham roll up
Dinner: honey sesame salmon over cauliflower rice, peas, grapes

Wednesday (turkey)
Breakfast: apple cranberry muffins
Lunch: sunbutter and apples
Dinner: barbeque turkey thighs, roasted beets, spiced peaches

Thursday (vegan)
Breakfast: turkey sausage, Harvest Saute
Lunch: meatballs
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (beef)
Breakfast: quinoa granola
Lunch: hummus and veggies
Dinner: mongolian beef, pasta, broccoli

Saturday (pork)
Breakfast: waffles
Lunch: burgers
Dinner: pulled pork, coleslaw, corn

Sunday (fish)
Breakfast: pork sausage, biscuits
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: with Dad

There's my plan.  Simple, no frills, and easy.  Hope it means we'll have some time outside enjoying the weather instead of inside cooking!

Monday, February 29, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

The last two weeks I've been winging it, off the cuff menu planning.  Guess what?  It's getting easier!  Still resulted in a few last minute grocery runs though, which is not the most effective use of my time or my budget... so.  Here is this week's plan to keep me on track.

Monday (vegan)
Breakfast: roasted sweet potatoes and turkey sausage
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: black bean enchilada casserole

Tuesday (beef)
Breakfast: sweet potato muffins
Lunch: sunbutter and apples
Dinner: beef stew over cauliflower rice

Wednesday (pork)
Breakfast: waffles
Lunch: beef stew
Dinner: eggplant lasagna, green beans

Thursday (fish)
Breakfast: pork sausage, potatoes obrien
Lunch: ham roll up
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (turkey)
Breakfast: quinoa cranberry porridge
Lunch: hummus and veggies
Dinner: crock pot turkey "roast"

Saturday (vegan)
Breakfast: pancakes
Lunch: turkey roast
Dinner: pizza

Sunday (beef)
Breakfast: cinnamon rolls
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: with Dad

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

Here is my plan for the week, short and sweet!

Monday (fish)
Breakfast: english muffins, pork sausage
Lunch: pepperoni
Dinner: salmon melt, green beans, pear slices

Tuesday (turkey)
Breakfast: quinoa granola and dairy free yogurt
Lunch: sunbutter and jelly
Dinner: crockpot turkey veg soup

Wednesday (vegan)
Breakfast: sweet potato hash, turkey bacon
Lunch: turkey veg soup
Dinner: veg burgers on bun, fries

Thursday (beef)
Breakfast: blueberry muffins
Lunch: veg chili
Dinner: with Dad

Friday (pork)
Breakfast: waffles
Lunch: beans and weenies
Dinner: pork chops, mixed veg, cherries

Saturday (fish)
Breakfast: bacon cheddar muffins
Lunch: pulled pork
Dinner: fish sticks, lemon pepper pasta, peas

Sunday (turkey)
Breakfast: oatmeal
Lunch: with Dad
Dinner: white bean turkey chili, kale salad

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Menu Plan Monday

Falling into a bit of a menu rut over here, as is typical for most families.  I shall have to work harder to find some new breakfast ideas especially!  It may be time to go back to non-traditional breakfasts, and see if I can sell the kiddos on them.

Here is the plan for the week.

Monday (beef)
Breakfast: pumpkin bread pudding
Lunch: sunbutter and jelly
Dinner: shephard's pie

Tuesday (pork)
Breakfast: breakfast hash
Lunch: leftover shephard's pie
Dinner: cider pulled pork roast, mashed potatoes, roasted carrots

Wednesday (fish)
Breakfast: bacon, sauteed veggies
Lunch: pulled pork
Dinner: fish sticks, peas, raspberry applesauce

Thursday (turkey)
Breakfast: zucchini muffins
Lunch: veg chili
Dinner: with dad

Friday (vegan)
Breakfast: turkey sausage and biscuits
Lunch: turkey meatballs
Dinner: eggplant ragu over quinoa pasta

Saturday (beef)
Breakfast: waffles, berry syrup
Lunch: mango, black bean, quinoa salad
Dinner: burgers, roasted beets, peaches

Sunday (pork)
Breakfast: oatmeal
Lunch: with dad
Dinner: dijon pork chops, green beans, cherries