Menu Planning

What’s For Dinner – Week of Jan 31, 2017

What’s For Dinner – Week of Jan 31, 2017

Share List I have been terrible about posting my meal plans – but they’re so handy to look back on and if I inspire one person to start meal planning and budgeting then it’s totally worth the effort.  It also helps me remember what we […]

Menu Planning Made Easy

Menu Planning Made Easy

Share List I love to plan my menus out a week ahead of time, and I’ve been asked for menu planning tips so I thought I’d share a few.  Planning makes grocery shopping and figuring out what’s for dinner so much easier!  I’ve employed a […]

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Share List I am a really REALLY big fan of one dish meals – in fact a recent Christmas present was a cookbook of one-pan dinners – from slow cookers to sheet trays and dutch ovens.  Really great for weeknight meals and easy clean up […]

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Share List This is another one of my recipes that has been posted on Food.com for years.  It has over 50 reviews and a 5-star rating.  I’m adding it here because I like to have everything in one spot – and who knows, someday I […]

Chorizo, Potato & Green Chile Breakfast Burritos

Chorizo, Potato & Green Chile Breakfast Burritos

Share List It’s hunting season again, and the guys asked for breakfast burritos they can heat up on the camp stove griddle or right over the campfire for breakfast, lunch or dinner while they’re in camp.  I cobbled together some ingredients and was pleased to […]

One Pot Gnocchi with Kale and Chicken

One Pot Gnocchi with Kale and Chicken

Share List I LOVE me a one-pot meal – from stovetop to oven to table – not too many dishes, easy-peasy and quick.  I am not much of a fan of the oven in the summer – but every once in awhile we get an […]