Meal Planning

Monday Meal Planning is going down today! Two weeks ago, I did a trial run of meal planning and not only did it save me a ton of cash, I felt organized and all dinner plans were entirely stress free. You know the feeling. It’s 4:30, baby is grouchy, needs a bath, bottle and dry diaper. Husband walks in the door, tired from work. You never got that shower you wanted to have and still have ten things you want to accomplish before you pass out from exhaustion after the babe goes to bed. Oh and you need to make a healthy dinner for you and your husband so that he thinks you can be the stay at home mum you claim you were destined to be. THOSE kind of days! Well I didn’t have a single one of those days thanks to my meal plan. Okay there were still days where a shower and make-up never happened and the baby still had her grizzly hour of meltdowns on some afternoons. BUT dinners were a dream! That being said, I am super excited for round two, beginning tomorrow. Here are the details on my menu planning for fourteen days and I will be sure to get some recipes up from the successful ones. What’s going on in your kitchen this week?

Tuesday – Homemade Pizza with a bbq/chipoltle base, variety of specialty salamis, sliced bell peppers, mozzarella and gruyere grated cheese.

Wednesday – Pulled Pork Carnitas (One look at Pinterest and you will crave them as well!)

Thursday – Perogies topped with bacon, green onions, sour cream and a dash of grated cheese, side of spicy edamame beans.

Friday – Sausage Jambalaya with Garlic Toasted Baguette

Saturday – Pork Quesadillas (left over pork from Wednesday) with Shoestring French Fries

Sunday – Pancake & Bacon Dippers for breaky and a full array of artery clogging appetizers for SUPERBOWL SUNDAY! GO HAWKS!

Monday –  Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes, Brocoli and Cauliflower in cheese sauce

Tuesday – Chicken Fajitas (Left over chicken from Monday)

Wednesday – Roast Beef with Yorkshire Puddings and Veggies

Thursday – Beef Cheesesteak Melts (Left over beef from Wednesday) and Caesar Salad

Friday – Steak Roulad with Smashed Potatoes

Saturday – Chicken Casserole

Sunday – Bacon Cheddar Green Onion Filled Waffles with Deep Fried Chicken and Maple Mustard (Just look on Pinterest, you will DIE!!!)

Monday – Chicken and Rice Stir-Fry with Veggies (to balance out the unhealthy Sunday Dinner LOL!)

Okay my mouth is already watering!




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