Monthly Archives: January 2017

Weekly Meal Plan – January 23 through 29, 2017

Breakfasts: Pico and Spinach Egg Muffins  Lunches: I made this big pot of Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Chili to use as lunches.   I stored single servings in microwave safe bowls for quick reheating at lunch time. Dinners: Monday – Grilled Caribbean … Continue reading

Posted in Meal Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chicken Tortilla Soup

I went on the hunt for a recipe for Chicken Tortilla Soup, but since I am awful at following recipes, this is only inspired by the Pioneer Woman’s recipe.  Everyone ate this – even all 3 of the kids!  And it … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Make Ahead | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Egg Muffins with Pico and Spinach

These easy make ahead egg muffins, with whole grain toast, served as my breakfast all week – to reheat, I cut one up on a slice of toast in my toaster oven, and set it to broil for around 8 … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Make Ahead | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Chili

I came up with this recipe from the pantry, knowing I needed something that I could reheat easily for lunches all week.  It’s good alone, or over rice.  I like to add some diced avocado and fresh pico de gallo … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Lunch, Make Ahead, Slow Cooker | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Weekly Meal Plan, January 16 through 22, 2017

Catching up!  Third meal plan post in a row – I hope these help you plan and prep in the upcoming weeks. Breakfasts: I did a mix of make ahead and cooking this week.  Some mornings I had eggs scrambled … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Meal Plan – January 9 through January 15, 2017

Getting this up a little belatedly, but here’s what my family ate earlier this month – we were working around some football and golf practice, but not a super busy week, so that made things easier as we got back … Continue reading

Posted in Meal Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Meal Plan, January 1 through 8, 2017

Breakfasts: Nothing make ahead this week – just my standard scrambled eggs with veggies, sometimes with a piece of toast.  A couple times, when I had to grab hard boiled eggs and some cut up veggies on the run, I … Continue reading

Posted in Meal Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Twice Baked Potatoes

For some reason, when I was meal planning this week, and I asked my kids what they wanted for dinner, there was a potato theme.  But since I like to encourage other people’s input on the dinner plan, I rolled … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Potato and Cauliflower Soup

I am not going to lie or spread my delusions with you am going to be honest with you about this recipe.  It’s tasty.  Delicious even.  But I am not going to tell you you won’t miss the potatoes or that it … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Lunch, Make Ahead | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Balsamic Pork Chops

I’m not so sure this is so much a recipe, as just a suggested preparation – it is, however, one of the rare things I make that my 6 year old eats, so it’s got that going for it.  This … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment