Menu Planning

Hot weather meals

It’s hot outside. I’m changing our menu for the night to chicken wraps, fruit, and carrot sticks. It would be even cooler if the chicken were grilled, but I’m boiling it because that was faster. What are your favorite hot weather meals?

Menu Plan Monday ~ July 19

Sunday: Chicken and Dumplings, green beans Monday: Spanish rice Tuesday: Tacos Wednesday: Beef stir fry, brown rice Thursday: grilled chicken breast over tossed salads Friday: pizza night Saturday: stroganoff with whole wheat pasta The meals without veggies listed we’ll just decide then which veggie to eat from the freezer. Breakfasts are smoothies, eggs, oatmeal, biscuits, …

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 21

Sunday: fellowship at church Monday: Creamy Ziti (from the Saving Dinner cookbook) Tuesday: tacos Wednesday: tilapia, brown rice Thursday: grilled chicken breast over tossed salads (this may change) Friday: pizza night – we’ll probably pick it up somewhere this week Saturday: dinner with friends The meals without veggies listed we’ll just decide then which veggie …

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 14

It’s supposed to be really hot here the beginning of this week so I’m trying to avoid using the oven. I love my crockpot! Sunday: crockpot chicken breast, carrots, and cauliflower Monday: tacos (meat is already made and in the freezer) Tuesday: crockpot sesame chicken, brown rice Wednesday: BLT’s Thursday: grilled chicken breast over tossed …

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Menu Plan Monday ~ June 7

Sunday: alfredo chicken, whole wheat pasta, green beans Monday: chicken artichoke casserole (planned for last week but we didn’t end up having it) Tuesday: tacos Wednesday: baked tilapia, brown rice, steamed carrots Thursday: grilled chicken breast over tossed salads Friday: pizza night Saturday: burgers (planned this before I realized we were having company – it …

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Menu plan Monday ~ May 24

Sunday: leftovers Monday: grilled chicken breast over tossed salads. We have romaine and spinach ready in the garden – the salads were really good. Tuesday: pinto beans and cornbread Wednesday: BLT’s Thursday: tilapia, brown rice, steamed carrots (if I can manage not to burn them this time. . .been burning carrots a lot lately for …

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Menu Plan Monday ~ April 19

Sunday: turkey tacos Monday: grilled chicken, tossed salads Tuesday: pizza night Wednesday: meatloaf, macaroni salad Thursday: burgers on the grill (never had them last week) Friday: broiled tilapia, brown rice Saturday: family time over at Mom’s. Homemade ice cream will definitely be on the menu, who knows what else. The meals without veggies listed we’ll …

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