22.4.13

Our Menu Plan: April 21st to 27th

by Robin



What's on our Menu this week:

This week's Lunch Box Baking: 
Today will be fun!  I'm getting the kids to bake their own cookies - start to finish (with heaps of supervision).  They will be excited/nervous to do this, but that's what makes it great.  I'm setting them up for success by simply tweaking a store bought cookie mix and they'll get to pick how they adapt it. 

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Sunday:  
A surprisingly sunny day!  BBQ hamburgers, salad and a mess of leftovers


Monday: 
Dinner Out - look out Ikea - here we come!  (I've got ideas to hack some sort of cupboard with drawers into a window seat for my daughter's room.)



Tuesday:
Our Fish Stick Hack with peas and mashed potatoes (we're making extra mashed potatoes for a "Planned Over" meal later in the week)



 

Wednesday:  
"Sauce Chicken" (aka Chicken Stew with Curry Sauce)  served with cous cous





Thursday:  
Shepherd's Pie (with "Planned Over" Potatoes from earlier in the week and LGB helper)

 




Friday:  
On the BBQ: Simple Marinated Pork Chops with noodles and Roasted Parmesan Cauliflower





Saturday:  
Dinner at Friends!  Yay - love doing this!  I'm still dreaming up ideas of what to bring - maybe some of our fresh 5 Minute Bread bread?  Maybe Best Brownies Ever






I'll be linking up to Menu Plan Monday at OrgJunkie.com.  Check out this weekly link-up for many, many more menu plan ideas!


What's on your Menu Plan for the week?


4 comments:

  1. The marinated pork chops are something I'll have to try in the near future! :) New fan via MPM!

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    1. Welcome, Kim! It looks like you've got some great recipes at your site too. Let me know how the pork chop recipe works out for you - we love how simple and freezer friendly it is. :)

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  2. Did you trademark "planned overs"?

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    1. Nope! Anyone is free to use the term. Glad you think it's worth trademarking - I think it's a great term, too. :)

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