Weekly Meal Plan for 8-25 to 8-31

Weekly Meal Plan for 8-25 to 8-31

Folks, I’m seriously glad that summer is coming to an end. I’m so ready for the season of pumpkin everything! Yes, I’m one of those people. I’m still incorporating some grilling recipes for this week in an effort to finish summer well. Here’s my weekly meal plan for my family: Thursday, 8-25: Foil Packet Chicken Fajitas (IContinue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 8-18 to 8-24

Weekly Meal Plan for 8-18 to 8-24

I’m pretty excited today. Why, you ask? I’m glad you asked. My husband and I have been doing a Whole 9 (nine days without sugar of any form) and with all of that healthy eating, we are having a treat day today. So, what does that mean for me? TACOS! Tacos WITH THE SHELL insteadContinue Reading

Lemon & Garlic Green Beans

Lemon & Garlic Green Beans

fresh green beans (or frozen) 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp. lemon zest salt/pepper olive oil Heat olive oil in a skillet. Add garlic and lemon zest and saute for about a minute (no longer or it will over cook and become bitter). Add green beans with salt and pepper and saute until your desiredContinue Reading

Eclair Dessert (TREAT DAY!)

Eclair Dessert (TREAT DAY!)

(12 servings) 2 individual packages graham crackers 2 (3 ounce) packages instant vanilla pudding mix 3 cups milk  (8 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed 1 (16 ounce) package prepared chocolate frosting Line the bottom of a 9×13-inch pan with graham crackers. In a large bowl, combine pudding mix and milk; stir well. Mix whippedContinue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 8/11-8/17

Weekly Meal Plan for 8/11-8/17

Has a week gone by already? Really? My boys started back to school this week and we are all attempting to get back into a routine again, so my week FLEW by!  Anyhoo….. here’s this week’s full meal plan. Let me know if you try any of the recipes! Thursday, 8/11: Shredded chicken taco salad + FruitContinue Reading

Baked Spaghetti Squash

Baked Spaghetti Squash

This stuff is fabulous! If you’ve never tried it, maybe now is the time if you can find some that look good. 1 spaghetti squash, cut in half and seeded (be careful cutting these suckers in half) olive oil, for drizzling salt & pepper, to taste Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Drizzle the cut sideContinue Reading