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Our Menu (Week of July 29, 2012)

I want to have fun this week.  Good ol’ fashioned summer fun.  Plus, I need to watch the Olympics.   That means our menu will be as quick and easy as possible so I can focus on making memories with my little Munchie.  🙂 

 Here’s what we’re having this week. 

Breakfasts

  • Cereal, blueberries, and juice
  • Whole wheat toast, Greek yogurt with blueberry puree, watermelon
  • Green monster smoothies, French toast strips, o.j.
  • Ham and egg mini bakes, oj., fruit
  • Blackberry jam cake, fruit salad, milk
  • Oatmeal with dried cherries & bananas x 2

Green monster smoothie

Lunches

  • Chicken salad sandwiches, watermelon, cucumber salad
  • PB and homemade jam sandwiches, fruit salad
  • Patty melts, peaches, smoothies
  • Zucchini patties, watermelon & berries
  • Lunch out
  • Leftovers plus fruit x 2

Dinners

  • Turkey veggie goulash, honey cornbread
  • Garlic chicken peanut stir-fry, rice, sauteed garlic spinach
  • Black bean burgers w/avocado spread, tossed salad, roasted zucchini/mushroom/squash
  • Slow cooker cranberry chicken, brown rice, sauteed broccoli, glazed carrots
  • Mini mac n’ cheese pies, homemade applesauce, baked mashed potatoes, roasted zucchini
  • Leftovers Night x 2

Snacks, Desserts, & Fun Extras

  • Summer fruit including lots of watermelon
  • Carrots, cucumbers, celery, and dip
  • Graham crackers and p.b., string cheese, popcorn
  • Banana pudding

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

  • Skipping the freezer cooking
  • Lemon curd (didn’t get to it last week)
  • Something to put the lemon curd on. 🙂

*For great menu ideas and plans, stop by Menu Plan Monday over at OrgJunkie and On the Menu Monday at Stone Gable.

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Comments

  1. Love lemon curd tart and sweet and full of calories;-)

  2. We would love your Black Bean Burgers, and your menu looks great. Thanks for sharing and have great week!
    Miz Helen

  3. dearjes says:

    Black bean burgers! MMMMMmm

  4. I have a recipe for the black bean burgers also that I want to try! I’ll add that to my menu for next week!
    Don’t you just love menu planning it makes the week that much easier! 🙂

  5. Yum! Sounds great. I have got to try one of those green monster smoothies.
    And I have also got to get myself to the farmer’s market. Summer is slipping away… 😦

  6. What a great menu. I can’t wait to get my menus posted.

  7. Your mac n cheese dinner sounds good. I might have to add that next week.

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