Friday, June 17, 2016

This Week's Menu: 6/17 - 6/23

More smooth and pureed foods than usual due to my husband's throat condition having a bit of a flare up lately. Keeping it simple by using the blender.

Friday: Chicken Quesadillas | Madras Lentils (from Costco)
Saturday: Slow Cooker Refried Beans + Rice + Fruit
Sunday: Crock Pot Baked Potatoes and/or Loaded Baked Potato Soup + Peaches & Cream for dessert
Monday: Black Bean Soup + Fruit
Tuesday: Toasted Almond & Broccoli Soup + Grilled Cheese
Wednesday: Egg-in-a-Hole + Beans & Greens Soup
Thursday: Pizza (from freezer)

Monday, June 13, 2016

This Week's Menu: 6/9 - 6/16

Creamy Tomato & Spinach Pasta from Budget Bytes ( was delicious!)

Thursday: Creamy Tomato & Spinach Pasta (*this recipe is a keeper! Loved it!) + Grapes
Friday: Easy/Out
Saturday: Quesadillas
Sunday: Grilled Chicken & Veggie Skewers (and Ice Cream Sundaes with cousins)
Monday: Sweet Potato & Black Bean Tacos + Nectarines
Tuesday: Crockpot Chicken Burrito Bowl + Pineapple
Wednesday: Crockpot Hawaiian Chicken + Brown Rice + Fruit + Spinach Salad
Thursday: Eggs & Waffles (or easy)

No Bake Energy Bites

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

This Week's Menu: 5/31 - 6/7

Cucumber Salad w/ Sour Cream & Dill Dressing from Martha Stewart
I am in the mood for grilling, watermelon, fresh fruits, crisp vegetables...and ice cream! Bring on Summer foods!

Tuesday: Tomato & Spinach Grilled Cheese Sandwiches + Smoothies + Strawberries
Wednesday: Slow Cooker Refried Beans w/ fresh tortillas, cheese, lettuce, yogurt + Cantaloupe + Avocado Salad
Thursday: Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Cobb Salad + Fruit
Friday: Pizza (from freezer) + Green Salad + Grapes
Saturday: {Grill} Hot Dogs + Watermelon + Tin Foil Potatoes
Sunday: {Grill} Hamburgers + Watermelon + Cucumber Salad
Monday: Crock Pot Baked Potatoes + Meatballs (from freezer) + Green Salad
Tuesday: Quiche (or Eggs & Toast) + Smoothies

No-Bake Energy Bites ( I love to double this recipe and keep them in a container in the fridge for snacking all week)

Snack Ideas: energy bites, crackers & cheese, yogurt & berries, carrots & ranch, bell peppers & hummus, ants-on-a-log

Breakfast Ideas: green smoothies & toast, overnight oats, hard boiled eggs, egg-in-a-hole, avocado toast w/ steamed eggs, protein smoothies

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

This Week's Menu: 5/22-5/26

Sunday: Grilled Chipotle Black Bean Burgers (costco) + Corn on Cob + Tomato & Avocado Salad
Monday: Quiche with Whole-Wheat Crust + Avocado + Nectarines
Tuesday: Easy Chili + Cornbread
Wednesday: Crock Pot "Baked" Potatoes + Meatballs (costco)
Thursday: Pizza + Green Salad + Fruit

Friday, May 13, 2016

This Week's Menu: 5/13 - 5/19

Friday: Chicken Salad in lettuce wraps + Fruit
Saturday: Black Bean Burgers (costco) + Tomato & Avocado Salad + Fruit
Sunday: Grilled Greek Yogurt Chicken*+ Hummus + Naan Bread (costco) + Tomato & Cucumber Salad
Monday: Slow Cooker White Bean Chicken Chili (w/ avocado, cilantro, chips) + Fruit
Tuesday: Crock Pot Baked Potatoes + Green Salad + Fruit
Wednesday: Roasted Veggie Pasta Salad + Fruit
Thursday: Quiche w/ Whole-Wheat Crust + Orange Juice + Salad and/or fruit

No- Bake Energy Bites

(*trying for the first time)

Monday, May 9, 2016

This Week's Menu: 5/6 - 5/12

Friday: Costa Vida-esque Salads
Saturday: Pork Taco leftovers & Potstickers
Sunday: {Mom's Day-off} DJ's Grilled Burgers + Cherries + Chips + Soda
Monday: Healthy Loaded Veggie Soup + Bread & Butter
Tuesday: {Easy} Sandwiches/Quesadillas
Wednesday: {Sister's Birthday} Corn Dog Mini-Muffins + Green Salad + Grapes |
Birthday Cake & Ice Cream
Thursday: Tortellini w/ Guiltless Alfredo Sauce + Oven-Roasted Veggies

Monday, May 2, 2016

This Week's Menu: 4/29 - 5/5

We are acknowledging May the Fourth [be with you] and Cinco de Mayo
with theme dinners this week. I love a good theme.

Friday: Leftovers/easy
Saturday: Quick Black Beans & Brown Rice (didn't make last week)
Sunday: Egg McMuffins (english muffin, scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, ham, avocado) + Smoothies + Sweet Potato Veggie Hash
Monday: Slow Cooker Sweet & Spicy Chicken Tacos w/ fixings (sour cream, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo, avocado) + Pineapple
Tuesday: Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken + Brown Rice + Green Salad
Wednesday: {May the 4th -- Star Wars Dinner} Palpatine Pizzas or Jabba the Hutt Dogs + Yoda Soda & Kylo Red Punch (aka: green & red gatorade) + Light Saber Veggies & Droid Dip (hummus/ranch) + Wookie Watermelon + Dessert: Death Star Crunch & Leia Buns (thanks, Lil' Debbie)
Thursday: {Cinco de Mayo} Pulled Pork Tacos w/ Chile Verde Dressing + Mango + Pineapple Juice

No-Bake Energy Bites