This Week’s Menu 2.22.16

While I do plan my main meals a month at a time, I take time on Sunday evenings to fine-tune my weekly menu. There are always changes and tweaks to make, depending on how the previous week(s) have rolled. February was full of Valentine dinners and on-the-go meals and flexible switcharoo-type meals, … [Read more...]

Snickerdoodles – a Fun and Easy Recipe #CookUpFun #PersonalCreations

Snickerdoodles: fun to say, easy to bake and yummy to eat! It's near the top on the list of favorites in our house, both the baking and the eating of them. Through the years, I've found working along side my kids in the kitchen is a great way for them to learn culinary skills, but also a way of … [Read more...]

Working Toward Normal Routine – This Week’s Menu 12.28.15

Haaahhhhhhhh. Breathe in. Breathe out. Deep Sigh. It's been a whirlwind December for us. Our Christmas holiday started in close on the heels of our big Thanksgiving Gathering. We've had memory-making visits with all our children and grandchildren. Such a blessing! But, now, I'm looking forward to … [Read more...]

I.R.L. The Family’s Gotta Eat

In Real Life, it's Monday. And it's the last week of the month. And everyone in the family still insists they eat. Every day. At home. Sooooooo, here's this week's I.R.L. menu for you! Monday Breakfast: Breakfast Burritos Lunch: tuna sandwiches, veggie sticks, apple slices Supper: Chicken … [Read more...]

I.R.L. Today Was Shopping Day

Today was Shopping Day. BIG Shopping Day. My Once-a-Month-Stock-the-Pantry Shopping Day. Big Shopping Day is an important monthly event in our family. Mom and her helper have a full day of errands, hefting groceries, doing lunch, while everyone else does what they can get away with to help out at … [Read more...]