I am so behind on posting our menus. We did some traveling, then I got strep throat and now I am busy helping with Vacation Bible School. Here is a list of our menus for the past month. I will provide links to recipes whenever possible. I hope this helps give you some ideas. Feel free to share your favorite recipes and menu plans in the comments. I love to try new recipes.
Monday: Grilled Flat iron steak, grilled potatoes and onions, sliced tomatoes with balsamic vinegar
Tuesday: Brats and hotdogs, baked beans, cantaloupe
Wednesday: Beef and broccoli stir-fry
Thursday: Preschool picnic
Friday-Sunday: We were out of town
Monday-Tuesday: We were out of town
Wednesday: Thai peanut rice noodles with chicken and peas
Thursday: Spaghetti and meatballs with breadsticks (I have been successfully making these breadsticks without a bread machine since mine is broken. I will post a recipe soon.)
Saturday: Pork Schnitzel
, apple sauce, red cabbage
Sunday: BLT salad
Monday: Barley and mushroom soup with ham
Thursday: BBQ chicken, baked beans, grilled carrots
Friday: Butter beans, Chicken nuggets, zucchini chips
Saturday: Slow cooker chicken and rice, steamed broccoli
Sunday: Grilled cabbage
, macaroni salad
, brat burgers and grilled hot dogs
Monday: Panko crusted Tilapia
, leftover chicken and rice, spinach
Tuesday: Grilled flank steak
(made with olive oil instead of veg. oil), grilled carrots, tomato caprese salad, basmati rice with onion and ginger
Wednesday: Slow cooker ham and beans, cornbread
Thursday: Pizza, tomato salad
Friday: Baked rice
, honey chicken kabobs
Saturday: Dinner out for my birthday
We've been so busy and eating really simple meals. Also grilling a lot since it is finally warm. What about you? What is on your menu plan?
I'm so behind on menu plans I thought I would give you two tonight. Enjoy!
Monday: Stuffed clams, Shrimp dumplings, Roasted asparagus
, baked rice
Tuesday: Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry
Wednesday: Homemade pizza on breadstick crust and salad
, strawberries, bacon
Friday: Dinner out (Thanks Tim and Jordan for babysitting and feeding our kids!)
Saturday: Roasted cabbage, sausage, onions, zucchini and asparagus, Irish Soda bread
Sunday: Salad, Spinach and Cheese ravioli, garlic bread
Monday: Hamburgers, sweet potato fries, corn on the cob
Tuesday: Fresh green beans cooked with diced ham, macaroni and cheese
Wednesday: Slow cooker country chicken stew, rolls
Thursday: BBQ chicken thighs, corn on the cob, baked beans, potato salad
Friday: pizza while working at my son's school yard sale
Saturday: pizza again (tired from working school yard sale)
Sunday: Spinach dinner salad with avocado, tomato, and chicken
Here are some ideas for another delicious week.
It's starting to feel like Spring. It's been warm and rainy here. Here are a few simple ideas to add to your menu plan for the week.
Tuesday: Macaroni and Peas
Wednesday: Honey lime shrimp
, rice, steamed artichokes
Thursday: Pork au jus, leftover rice, stuffing, rolls, salad
Friday: Potato skins
, corn and black bean salad
Saturday: Steak, asparagus, leftover corn and black bean salad, grape tomatoes
Sunday: dinner out
We were out of town for Easter and I am still catching up so here is a really late menu plan.
Monday: Crockpot beer chicken, homemade bread
, black bean and corn salad
Tuesday: Homemade tortilla chips
, salsa, potato salad, hot dogs, sliced tomatoes
Wednesday: Sliced tomatoes, Roasted cabbage, zucchini and onions with turkey smoked sausage
Thursday: We were traveling and made chef salads to go and PB & jelly for the kids along with fresh veggies for snacking.
Friday-Sunday: We were out of town for Easter.
Monday: Chicken and Rice Soup
Tuesday: Mashed Potatoes
, Corn, BBQ Meatballs
Wednesday: Takeout Monicals Pizza, Bread Machine Breadsticks
Thursday: Loaded (Leftover) Mashed Potato Casserole
, Spinach, Leftover Meatballs
Friday: Popcorn Shrimp, Rissoto, Peas
Saturday: Beef in Red Wine and Mushroom Sauce
, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Sliced Tomatoes
Sunday: Leftovers, Sliced Tomatoes
We visited with relatives for most of last week so I had a really long break from cooking and meal planning. Thank you Aunt Eleanor and Jennifer for the wonderful meals. We had a great time and enjoyed the good food.
Monday: Leftover Turkey noodle soup
Tuesday: Slow cooker lasagna
, bread machine Italian bread, salad
Wednesday: traveling (fast food)
Thursday: Hot dogs, macaroni, peas
Friday: Pizza, breadsticks, salad
Saturday: Italian beef, roasted asparagus, Hot German potato salad
Sunday: Happy St. Patrick's Day! Corned beef and cabbage with carrots and potatoes
Here are some menu ideas for the week. Have a wonderful week with lots of yummy meals.
Monday: Roasted Asparagus
, mashed potatoes
, tri-tip roast
, cooked apples (My Mom made the apples from frozen apples she harvested from her apple trees last fall.) They were delicious.
Tuesday: Roast turkey, bread machine buttery rolls
, swiss sauce cauliflower, baked sweet potatoes
Wednesday: Wow Wednesday at church
Thursday: boys had scrambled eggs and toast, we had sandwiches on bread machine Italian bread and salad
Friday: Take out fish tacos and fish burritos
Saturday: Shrimp and garlic chow mein noodles
Sunday: Turkey Noodle Soup
, beer bread
I didn't cook much last week because we traveled over the weekend. When we were home we had simple meals. Sometimes it's nice to slow down and live simply.