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Menu Plan Monday 9/1

Monday September 1, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 9/1

Happy September!  The kids start school tomorrow!  Yes I’m excited!   Here’s this week’s plan: Sunday – Burgers and Sweet Potato Fries Monday – Chinese Chicken Salad Tuesday – Pot Roast Wednesday – Souvlaki Thursday — Chicken & Shrimp Stir Fry — I’m gonna make this up with whatever I have on hand. Check out Mark Sisson’s...

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Mojito Recipe

Friday August 29, 2014
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This summer I grew mint in my garden and with the sole purpose of making mojitos.  I’d never made my own before and wasn’t sure how they’d turn out. Answer:  deelish! Note:  these are NOT paleo (duh) — they contain sugar and alcohol so if you are a paleo purist, this is not the...

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Menu Plan Monday 8/25

Monday August 25, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 8/25

I’ve been loafing most of the summer in the menu planning department.  Time to get back on track.  Here’s this week’s plan: Monday – Balsamic-Garlic Crusted Pork Loin + Broccoli + Israeli Salad Tuesday — Honey Mustard Bacon & Egg salad Wednesday — Lemon Garlic Chicken aka High Pocket Paleo “Pasta” Thursday – Hearty Spaghetti Sauce over Baked Spaghetti Squash...

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Menu Plan Sunday 7/20

Monday July 21, 2014
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Menu Plan Sunday 7/20

Summer is flying by.   Swim & Dive wrap up this week, so maybe we’ll manage a planned out menu.  Here’s what’s on tap: Sunday — Honey Mustard Jalapeño Chicken Thighs + cucumber salsa +  broccoli For the salsa, I used avocado oil instead of veg oil Monday – leftover BBQ Tuesday — Italian Meatballs over spaghetti...

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Menu Plan Monday 7/7

Sunday July 6, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 7/7

Menu planning continues to be a challenge with our summer schedule full of swim and dive events.  Here’s this week’s plan, Lord willing. Sunday — Honey Mustard Bacon Salad Monday — Sloppy Grokky Joes + broccoli Tuesday — Shrimp Tacos Wednesday — Balsamic Pork Chops + green beans Thursday — Cedar Plank Salmon +...

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Menu Plan Tuesday 6/24

Tuesday June 24, 2014
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Menu Plan Tuesday 6/24

For the past three weeks I’ve been trying to get my menu plan posted.  Sometimes I never even around to writing it, other times I had a post in draft mod and *almost* got around to posting.  This week, I am determined to share with you our menu, such as it is.   Enjoy!...

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Menu Plan Monday 6/2 dang Tuesday

Tuesday June 3, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 6/2 dang Tuesday

Swim team has started and it’s really thrown me out of my rhythm.  I’m all about the easy summer meals. Here’s what’s cooking this week: Monday – Kielbasa, Pepper, Onion and Potato Hash Tuesday – Tutti Fruity Chicken Kabobs (Paleoified) Wednesday – Salmon with Avocado Salsa + tbd veggies Thursday – High Pockets Paleo “Pasta” .. or … Steak Fajitas Friday...

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Menu Plan Monday 5/11

Monday May 12, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 5/11

Happy Mother’s Day!  We’ve enjoyed a lovely day, I hope you did as well. Sunday — Paleo Kung Pao Chicken Monday – Sloppy Grokky Joes + TOC Salad Tuesday – Pan Seared Scallops with Bacon & Spinach Wednesday – General Tso’s Meatballs (Paleoified) Thursday – Tutti Fruity Chicken Kabobs (Paleoified) Friday – tbd/leftovers Note: all meals are generally paleo/primal, except...

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Menu Plan Monday 5/4

Sunday May 4, 2014
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Menu Plan Monday 5/4

Here’s this week’s plan: Monday – Honey Jalapeño Chicken Thighs + Green Beans w/Almonds (& Thyme) Tuesday – Grilled Cedar Plank Salmon with Mango Salsa and Voltaggio Asparagus Wednesday — Grilled Kielbasa / Hot Dogs + TOC Salad (Tomato, Onion, Cucumber) Thursday – Beef Fajitas with Grilled Onions & Peppers + Guac + Salsa This could be served in...

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Menu Plan Tuesday 4/22

Tuesday April 22, 2014
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Menu Plan Tuesday 4/22

Sheesh, I seem to have fallen off the wagon with my menu planning.   We had a lovely spring break and Easter, and now it’s back to the regular routine.   Here’s what’s on tap this week: Easter Sunday — grilled turkey, grilled asparagus, green beans, and strawberry salad. Monday – Tacos Tuesday — Bacon...

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The Meanest Momma
A mom of three, living in Northern Virginia, who loves her kids and enjoys chronicling their semi-frugal adventures.

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