Posts Tagged ‘Menu Planning’

Weeknight Turmoil and Dinner

Heather says: Today instead of the usual Menu Monday, I wanted to start a discussion with advice for those who feel there isn’t enough time on a weeknight to cook a meal.  I don’t live in a 9 – 5 world,  sometimes I know I lose sight of what that is like1 -and sometimes I…

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Learn How to Menu Plan

Menu planning saves time, energy, and money. You don't have to wait until you are an accomplished cook to start. This is the couch 2 5k of feeding yourself healthy, budget conscious food.

Dear Home Ec 101, I need to get our food budget under control, we spend a ton of money eating out.  It’s starting to cause fights.  I can’t cook, I can’t plan, and even if I could I wouldn’t know where to start. Signed, Hopeless in Hopeswell   Heather says: First you need to decide…

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Menu Monday 6/16

Heather says: Another week, another menu.  What’s on the menu Home Eccers?  Leave a comment and share a link if you’d like.   Are you experimenting or relying on old favorites? Due to a change in scheduling last week’s Sunday meal was postponed until this Sunday. Monday  – Breakfast: pancakes, scrambled eggs, fruit Tuesday –  Spaghetti…

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Menu Monday 6/2

Heather says: Summer weather has arrived in my part of the country and will be here to stay through August.  This means a shift in cooking.   My oven, if it is used at all will be turned off well before 10am.  I should also invest in a spare tank of propane for the grill, as…

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Menu Monday 4/28

Heather says: Recipes will be linked later in the week. Monday – cheeseburgers, carrot raisin salad, sweet potato fries Tuesday – pulled bbq over rice, broccoli, corn Wednesday – chicken thighs with soy and garlic, fried rice, green beans Thursday –  C.O.R.N. Friday – tuna noodle casserole, peas with garlic butter Saturday – pizza night,…

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Menu Monday 4/14

Heather says: Today begins an exciting week. For the first time, in almost five years, I will be leaving overnight, drum roll please, alone. Ivy and I will be presenting at the first annual CREATESouth convention. If you are near Myrtle Beach, SC and looking for something to do on Saturday, come out and join…

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