Monthly Archives: April 2017

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-27 to 5-3

Hi again! Another week has blown right past us, right? Now that spring has arrived and the temperatures are beginning to moderate, I’ve begun planting flowers and soon to plant herbs/veggies. I’m a little later than usual but winter just wasn’t seeming to let go! One herb I’ll be planting this week is a hugeContinue Reading

Whole30 Hearty Vegetable Soup

Whole30 Hearty Vegetable Soup

1 Tablespoon olive oil 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 to 1 1/2 pound lean ground beef or turkey  1/2 cup chopped onion 2 small potatoes or sweet potatoes, peeled and diced (can also substitute with cauliflower) *I use sweet potatoes* 1 cup chopped celery 1 cup chopped carrots 1 (14.5 ounce) can rotel 1 (15Continue Reading

Chipotle Lime Butternut Squash Fries

Chipotle Lime Butternut Squash Fries

2 TB olive oil 2 lbs. butternut squash (cut with crinkle cutter, cut in fries or cubed) 2 tsp. ground chipotle powder (hispanic section at the grocery) 1 tsp. salt Zest and juice from 2 limes 1/3 cup cilantro, slightly chopped Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Toss all ingredients into a large bowl. Line bakingContinue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-20 to 4-26

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-20 to 4-26

Hope you’ve had a great week! I believe the spring weather is finally holding steady here where I live, thankfully. It was a long winter! Now, it’s time for me to plant some herbs and a couple of veggies that we can’t live without. I always plants LOTS of basil (for basil pesto, of course),Continue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-13 to 4-19

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-13 to 4-19

Spring has finally arrived where I live. I think we can remove the winter protector guards from our outside water faucets now. I didn’t think spring would EVER arrive this year! With the arrival of spring and the Easter holiday, I have some meals incorporated this week that I really shouldn’t be having BUT…… I’mContinue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-6 to 4-12

Weekly Meal Plan for 4-6 to 4-12

Holy cow it’s windy here today! We’ve had 50-70 mph winds associated with a storm that’s blazing across the south and up to us here along the east coast. It’s now leaving off the coast, thankfully! I’ve got to grill out tonight, so be gone already. Hope your weather is better than ours today.  ThisContinue Reading