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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – December 31, 2018

The weight fell off of me with no hard work. Everyone was telling me how much better I was looking. But I was feeling worn down with no appetite. Even though I was looking better, my health was failing so the weight gradually found its way back onto my body. As the new year begins,… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – December 31, 2018

Menu planning, Vegetarian, Write 31 2018

Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of October 8, 2018 (Vegetarian) – Day 8 of 31

Sorry that I'm late getting today's blog post up. I planned out the menu yesterday.  However after my day in the heat yesterday, I was exhausted.  Join me tomorrow to see what I was doing yesterday. Anyway you'll see some of the same meals from last week.  I didn't get to make all of the… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of October 8, 2018 (Vegetarian) – Day 8 of 31

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Menu Plan Monday – Week of October 1, 2018 (Vegetarian) – Day 1 of 31

To start off my Write 31 2018, I'm going to provide you with my meal plan for this week. I'm glad it's soup season because I can make a big pot or two of the soup and have it for the week. Here's what I'm planning for the week. Sunday - Lasagna stuffed Portobello mushrooms with… Continue reading Menu Plan Monday – Week of October 1, 2018 (Vegetarian) – Day 1 of 31

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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of August 12, 2018

This is the first week back with students so I want to have an easy menu. I also meal prepped for my breakfasts, lunches, and snacks.  Here's what I made for this week: Breakfasts - Pina Colada Overnight Oats Snacks - Pistachios, Honeycrisp apples with cashew butter, Mini Bell Peppers with hummus Lunches -  Salad in a… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of August 12, 2018

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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of July 29th, 2018

This week is going to be a little different with my meal planning.  I won't be around for 3 maybe 4 of the meals so the gentlemen in my family are in charge. Yesterday, I did shopping so they would have easy meals on 3 of those days. On Wednesday, I have to go out… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of July 29th, 2018

Menu planning, Recipes

Menu Planning Help – Create a List of Favorite Meals

For years, Hubby and I have had a great system for getting dinner on the table.  I would get home and cook dinner.  Or I would put food in the slow cooker before work. This year, my schedule has changed.  I begin work 20 minutes later and as a result I get off of work… Continue reading Menu Planning Help – Create a List of Favorite Meals

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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – The rest of July 2018

I just looked over my plans for July.  I'm going to be gone on and off for the rest of the month. Week of July 8th - I only need to plan for 3 meals.  We're going to be gone for 2 days during the week. Lasagna or Creamy Spinach Pasta Sauce over Penne Sloppy… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – The rest of July 2018

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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of July 2, 2018 Plus a review of Eat at Home Tonight

Last week, my friend Molly was in town.  The Imaginative One was happy when she left because that meant I would once again cook dinner for him.  LOL! A month ago, I signed up for Eat at Home's first cookbook's launch.  I received the cookbook a few weeks ago.  I immediately read the book from cover… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of July 2, 2018 Plus a review of Eat at Home Tonight

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Mom, What’s For Dinner – Weeks of June 17 and 24th, 2018

This morning I was up early before the family.  I watched 2 episodes of Grey's Anatomy before heading outside with a cup of coffee.  While I was outside, I sat down and menu planned for the next two weeks. After menu planning, I headed to the grocery store so that I could be ready for the week.… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner – Weeks of June 17 and 24th, 2018

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Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of June 10, 2018

I wrote down a list of possible meal ideas for this week. Then I asked the Wee One his opinion on what we should cook for dinner. He gave me a few ideas - taco Tuesday in which I suggested he do a burrito Tuesday instead. He also decided we should have a sausage and… Continue reading Mom, What’s For Dinner? – Week of June 10, 2018