Our Menu (Week of June 3, 2012)

It may not officially be summer, but it’s definitely summer here.  I’m going to keep on grilling and using my slow cooker this week whenever I can.  I also didn’t stick to our menu 100% last week so I’ll carry over a couple items.  My husband’s aunt gave us a lot of huge, delicious avocadoes from her tree so I’m implementing them into meals wherever I can.  🙂

We’re also eating up some of the scrumptious English muffin bread I made.  So darn good.

Here’s what’s on our menu this week:

Pizza pockets


  • German apple pancakes, pineapple juice, raspberries
  • Oatmeal with dried cherries & flax, o.j.
  • Green monster smoothies, hard-boiled eggs, watermelon
  • English muffin breakfast pizzas (with homemade english muffin bread!), bananas & raspberries
  • Waffles w/fruit, o.j.
  • Apple coffee cake, watermelon & white nectarines
  • Sausage-egg-cheese sandwiches (on homemade english muffin bread of course :)), strawberry smoothies (with avocado)


  • Pizza pockets, apples
  • P.b and jelly, white nectarines
  • Summer avocado wrap, fruit salad
  • Creamy tuna melts (on homemade english muffin bread ;)), apple slices, watermelon
  • Lunch out (mommy-munchie celebration lunch)
  • Leftovers x 2 plus fruit


  • Spaghetti, sourdough bread
  • Slow cooker French dip, roasted red potatoes, sautéed garlic broccoli (didn’t get to this last week)
  • Chicken soft tacos, avocado & tomato relish, slow cooker refried beans
  • Pork chops with mushroom sauce, rice, sauteed garlic green beans & cauliflower
  • Chicken puffs, tossed salad, sauteed broccoli
  • Asian bbq chicken thighs, rice, grilled veggies
  • Leftovers Night


  • Peaches, berries, melons (love summer fruit!)
  • Yogurt, multi-grain crackers
  • Chocolate banana bread & English muffin bread

Freezer Cooking & DIY Session:  I don’t do a traditional once-a-month session, but generally choose 2 or 3 recipes. 

  • chocolate banana bread
  • refried beans
  • 2 dinner recipes (TBD)

What’s cooking in your home this week?  Are you already grilling out a bunch, too?

*For great menu ideas and plans, stop by Menu Plan Monday over at OrgJunkie.  🙂



  1. Your menu looks great! I’ve been loving having avocado’s in our menu too! Do you have a recipe Danielle for your Asian BBQ chicken?

  2. Everything looks great! Do you have a recipe for your pork chops with mushroom sauce? I’m always looking for new ways to cook pork chops since I can usually find good deals on them!
    We are loving that it is summer fruit and grilling season as well! We bought a quart of strawberries at our farmer’s market last weekend and half of it was gone before we even got out of the market! haha! 🙂
    Here’s what we’re eating this week:

  3. Your menu looks so good, as usual 🙂 I will have to try the crockpot french dip one of these days…I’m getting hungry just thinking about it!


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