Menu Monday: 9/3/12

3 Sep
Here’s the plan for this week: Monday:  Garden Meatballs, Spaghetti Sauce and Roasted Spaghetti Squash Tuesday:  Balsamic Pork Chops and Cauliflower Rice, Steamed Broccoli Wednesday:  Bacon-wrapped Chicken Thighs, Steamed Brussels Sprouts Thursday:  Crazytown** Friday:  Leftovers and Big Salad **Thursday is ... Read more »

Easy Chili

24 Aug
This chili makes a regular appearance each fall and winter at my house, both for dinner and in my kids’ lunches.  It’s easy, can sit in the slow-cooker all day, and can be changed up to suit your tastes. Plus, ... Read more »

Day 30!!!

23 Aug
I did it!  Today is the last day of my Whole30 challenge.  Yay me! I asked my husband last night if he truly thought I could do it.  His response:  I knew you could, I just didn’t think you would. ... Read more »

Tomato Sauce

20 Aug
This is a simple and yummy sauce I almost always have on hand.  I use it for spaghetti, spaghetti squash, chicken parmigiana, or any other italian-flavored dish.  It freezes well so I usually make a double batch. 1/4 cup olive ... Read more »

Menu Monday: 8/20/12

20 Aug
The new recipes from last week were a hit, even with my visiting nephews….yay!  I’ll post them soon. This week we’re gearing up for school starting so I’m working on a list of things to cook ahead and have on-hand ... Read more »

Menu Monday: 8/13/12

14 Aug
I just made it home from a mini-road trip with my husband to drop my two oldest girls at camp for the week.  My mean wise husband refused to stop the car as we passed by multiple “texas stop signs” along ... Read more »


10 Aug
I’ve hit the half-way mark of my Whole30, and because I’m not a fan of multiple exclamation points and super-happy diet and nutrition claims, I will not be making the following statements: 1.  I’ve lost XYZ# pounds/inches in 14 days!!!! ... Read more »