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Menu Plan Monday: Easy Meal Ideas

Friends, I’m pretty sure that I’ve overdone the scheduling thing. Though it wasn’t intentional, we have afternoons packed with activities. Which makes dinner time C-R-A-Z-Y. Who wants to rush in the door and head straight to the ...

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Posted on: Sep 21, 2015 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Simplifying Things

Yes, today is Tuesday. No need to check your calendar. It’s me that’s falling behind. I don’t know about you, but I could use an extra day between Sunday and Monday. Sunday nights are filled with unpacking from the beach, laundry, ...

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Posted on: Jul 28, 2015 |  Original Post

It’s Back: Menu Plan Monday!

It’s been a while since I’ve shared our weekly menu plan, and with good reason, too. I haven’t been creating one so there hasn’t been a menu plan to share. This week, I’m going to tackle it again and hopefully stick to ...

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Posted on: Jul 13, 2015 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Getting Back to It

When was the last time I wrote our menu plan in advance? Gosh, who knows? And, my waistline and wallet are suffering for it. With school finishing up soon, I figure now is a good time to get back on the menu plan band wagon. This week, we’re ...

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Posted on: Jun 01, 2015 |  Original Post

let’s eat: menu plan monday

It snowed {again} last night. The heavy wet stuff. Gross. I’m thrilled that it is FINALLY March, though. I do hope that by springing forward on Sunday, we’ll leave this nasty weather behind! Sigh. I’m tired of talking about the ...

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Posted on: Mar 02, 2015 |  Original Post

Let’s Eat: Burritos Bowls and Grilled Goodies

hello! hello! We’re finally seeing a bit of Spring here on Cape Cod and everyone is excited!!! This week’s menu plan has NO COMFORT FOOD – though it will all be tasty and delicious. We’re still eating our way through a bit of ...

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Posted on: Apr 07, 2014 |  Original Post

Let’s Eat: Chicken Caesar Salad and Chocolate Chip Cookies

Today is April 1st. This morning it snowed. Not a funny April Fool’s Day joke from Mother Nature. Not funny at all. Anyhow, enough of my complaining about the looonnngggg winter that just won’t quit! This week’s menu plan has a few ...

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Posted on: Apr 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Let’s Eat: Turkey Reubens, Mac and Cheese, and Pizza

Hello, hello, hello! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Are you wearing green today? I remembered, shamrock socks and a green tank. We’d did a fantastic job last week of sticking with our menu plan. The Texan tried to sway me into not cooking on ...

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Posted on: Mar 17, 2014 |  Original Post

Comfort Foods Menu Plan: Homemade Pizza and Chili

Remember last week how I bragged about the sun shining? Yeah, it’s snowing again. I’m kinda over it. I feel like we’ve had snow every other day since January 1. I’m tired of being inside; tired of the cold weather; tired of ...

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Posted on: Mar 03, 2014 |  Original Post

Our Weekly Menu Plan: Lasagna, Burritos, and Pizza

Here we go again, friends! Another weekly menu plan; planning our weekly menu is saving time and money. Both things I love to save! Last week, we stuck to our menu plan, except for the turkey chili. Surprise invitations for dinner with friends is ...

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Posted on: Feb 05, 2014 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 38

Happy Fall, Y’all! I love the fall, it’s such a beautiful time of year on Cape Cod. The leaves change colors, the mornings are cool yet the days heat up well. It’s a great time to add some fun meals to your menu plan too. Think ...

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Posted on: Sep 23, 2013 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 37

I have a confession. Last week’s menu plan was a huge FAILURE. It started on Monday and got worse as the week progressed. The only thing we did eat was the delicious paleo Shrimp Pad Thai that I was craving. My goal for this week…stay ...

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Posted on: Sep 16, 2013 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 36

I am happy to report that we survived the first week of our fall schedule. With rugby and back to school all in the same week, I always feel a little stressed and disorganized. This year, we made it through unscathed. Which is more than I can say ...

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Posted on: Sep 09, 2013 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 32

I can’t believe that I am going to say this, but: HOLY COW! There are only 20 weeks left in 2013!! I find that the last four months of the year always cruises by. There is so much going on – back to school, my birthday (yoo-hoo!), ...

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Posted on: Aug 12, 2013 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 31

I’m a little behind in working on my menu plan for this week. Generally, I spend some time on Sunday working on it. I use magazines and websites, like I mentioned in my menu planning tips post. Yesterday, however, was a busy day spent painting ...

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Posted on: Aug 05, 2013 |  Original Post

Menu Plan Monday – Week 30

Here we go again. It’s about that time. You know. Midpoint of a season, you fall into a food rut. Or is that just me? I love to menu plan, but feel like we’re eating the same few meals over and over and over again. I hate that. I ...

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Posted on: Jul 29, 2013 |  Original Post

menu plan monday – week 25

Hello Friends! I’ve missed you! Spending last week with my mom was fun, relaxing, and crazy! I’ll tell you all about it in another post. I’m excited to get back to a routine, though it is summer and our routine is more relaxed this ...

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Posted on: Jun 24, 2013 |  Original Post

menu plan monday – week 22

Welcome June! One of my favorite things about a new month, is looking back on all of the photos that I have taken. Reliving the moments fills my heart with joy and brings a smile to my face. This morning, I was looking back at some photos of my ...

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Posted on: Jun 03, 2013 |  Original Post

menu plan monday – week 21

Happy Memorial Day, Y’all! I hope everyone took a few minutes over this long weekend to remember those who sacrificed their lives for our freedom. We’ve done a fairly good job at sticking with our menu plan each week. Over the weekend, ...

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Posted on: May 27, 2013 |  Original Post

menu plan monday – week 20

Whoa! Can you believe that Memorial Day weekend is this weekend? Menu planning is always easier when there is a holiday throw in. I’m not sure about where you live, but on Cape Cod, Memorial Day is the unofficial start to summer. People start ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2013 |  Original Post

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