Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  About two weeks ago I stocked the freezer with plenty of meat to last us a few weeks and help me to avoid hitting the grocery store other than to pick up some fresh items that are needed to get through the week.  It has been wonderful for menu planning and to help from… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  Spent all day this past Saturday on a Food Network adventure with my 9-year-old daughter in lieu of a birthday party.  Strange as it seems, this is what she wanted – and my husband and I had such a great time planning her birthday outing with stops at a few Philadelphia area locations that… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  I spent the majority of the weekend cleaning and organizing and beginning my meal prep for the week.  I also whipped up a big pan of Black Bean Spinach Enchiladas with plenty of leftovers which will be perfect for a few lunches this week.  Since I cleaned out the freezer the past two weeks I was pretty… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  It has been a few weeks since I have done a freezer clean out so this week I’ll be making the majority of meals from things I already have on hand.  After spending the weekend at the shore for a little getaway with my family it will be nice to cut back on food… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  The kids are home for Spring Break this week so I started off my week with a trip to the grocery store to stock up on some lunch and snack items which will hopefully keep us from heading out to lunch too may times this week.  We are hoping to get together with some… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  Last week I asked on my Facebook pages for some suggestions for favorite ground Turkey recipes. Reader Rachel M. suggested this delicious  Sloppy Maple-BBQ Turkey Joes recipe from Rachel Ray.  Oh boy was it yummy!  My family gobbled them up and they were such a nice change from our usual plain Turkey Joes.  Again, this… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

I’ll begin with an update from last week. The Slow Cooker Beer and Brown Sugar Kielbasa with Sauerkraut was a big hit with the whole family – and so incredibly simple to prepare.  Again, this is one I will definitely repeat in the future. This week I’m going to try popping some chicken thighs in the… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

So last week, I tried a new recipe – Korean Style Pork Chops. I promised I would be back with some feedback – and let me tell you – they were absolutely delicious AND my whole family LOVED them!! (WOOT!) These will definitely be going into future menu rotations.  I ended up substituting Frank’s Red… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

  Every week I see so many incredible dinner recipe videos floating around on Facebook and I have been craving all of them!  There have been quite a few that have caught my eye using chicken thighs in the slow cooker so I am going to be trying out a few of them over the… Continue Reading…



Menu Plan Monday – What’s Cooking at Our House This Week

Hopefully everyone is back to their schedules today after being snowed in all weekend.  We spent a good part of the weekend cooking and baking, which made for some delicious meals!  Since I decided not to overstuff the freezer in case of a power outage (which thankfully did not happen), I’ve decided that instead of… Continue Reading…