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Organizing Your Meal Plans

It’s been… lets see… almost “years” now since I’ve had a post.   Apparently I have been busy.  With 2 little ones now and one on the way I don’t know how I will find time to do everything!  So here is an update in the Meal Planning part of my life. Since my last […]

New Favorite Crock-pot Recipe

So I found a new crock-pot recipe that I love… Chicken Crock-Pot Fajitas!  This may not be new to some of you… but it is to me.  In the past I spent so much time chopping my chicken and cooking it then my veggies—then I had so many dirty dishes.  For being an easy recipe […]

Claire’s New Favorite Cookie

So I said I was going to try this new recipe: Mini Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookie, well I did and Claire Loves them!!! I omitted the chocolate (really only because I didn’t have any), I also left the sugar out– so they are healthy and I am fine with her having as many as she […]

Weekly Meal Plan June 11, 2012

Monday: Lasagna Salad Tuesday: Burgers Mac and Cheese Mixed Berries—Strawberries are on sale Wednesday: Chicken Enchiladas–use crockpot to cook meat!!! Steamed Veggie Mix Thursday: Egg Rolls— Probably doing beef this week Fried Rice Friday: Pizza-use crust recipe and put your favorite toppings on Fresh Fruit

Two New Recipes for This Week

So now that I am done working I’m in the mood to bake and sew etc. So I’ve been browsing pinterest and I found two new recipes I’m going to try out this week! Jello Cookies: http://www.iheartnaptime.net/jello-cookies/ Mini Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies: http://chocolatecoveredkatie.com/2012/04/16/mini-chocolate-chip-breakfast-cookies/

Weekly Meal Plan April 2, 2012

Monday: Crock pot Chicken Taco Chili Rice Tuesday: Chicken Salad- grilled Chicken, Salad, Peas, Feta, Tomatoes and dressing! Cheese Crescents  Wednesday: Crock pot Pulled Pork Sandwiches–Use a crockpot seasoning packet and follow the recipe, serve with Kaiser rolls Steamed Peas and Carrots (from the freezer) Fruit Salad Thursday: Broccoli Cheese Soup-Freezer Meal (thaw 1-2 days ahead) Friday: Grilling

The Smoothie

We make smoothies ALL THE TIME!  The are healthy and easy, plus the supplies is inexpensive and easy to keep on hand.  We originally found our recipe on the Dannon Light and Fit yogurt container.  We make different variations depending on what we have.  I have thrown in Flax Seed before–couldn’t taste it.  My husband however was not […]