Alright, I'm going to try this menu planning on my blog thing again. I don't know if it interests anyone at all, but it's good for me! :)
Menu Plan Monday
breakfast-soaked oatmeal with fruit
lunch-sandwiches, pretzels, apples
dinner-Cabbage Casserole, sourdough biscuits
breakfast-eggs in a basket and fruit
lunch-Salmon melts and veggies to dip
dinner-3 Cheese Spaghetti, salad, garlic toast
breakfast-left over biscuits w/ butter and honey, fruit
lunch-veggie soup and crackers
dinner-left over spaghetti and salad
lunch-Quesadillas and smoothies
breakfast-cinnamon toast, yogurt and fruit
lunch-grilled cheese and tomato soup
dinner-Garlic Chicken Pizza
breakfast-left over breakfast casserole
lunch-left over pizza
dinner-Roast, potatoes, carrots, salad and rolls (Saturday is our "Family Feast Night." I hope to do a post about this special tradition soon! ;)
lunch-Potato soup w/ left over rolls
dinner-stirfry w/ left over roast
3 Cheese Spaghetti
*this is an all time family favorite and a super dish for company....and it's fabulous as left overs!!
-1 16 oz. pkg. spaghetti
-2c. (8oz) shredded mozzarella, divided
-3/4c. grated Parmesan cheese
-1/2c. grated Romano cheese (sometimes, if I can't find the Romano, I just use 1 c. of Parm.)
-3 eggs, beaten
-1 Tbs. olive oil
-2 tsp. garlic powder
-salt and pepper to taste
-1 jar (28oz) spaghetti sauce (I usually us the big can of Hunts spaghetti sauce)
1. Cook spaghetti according to pkg. directions; drain.
2. Add 1 cup of mozzarella cheese, Parm, Romano, eggs, oil, garlic powder, salt and pepper. Press into a greased 13x9 baking dish.
3. Top w/ spaghetti sauce. Cover and bake @ 350 for 20 minutes.
4. Uncover and sprinkle w/ remaining mozzarella. Bake 10 minutes longer. Serve.
Strawberry Peach Slushies
*this is a great way to get spinach into your kids! Ours in the garden needs to get used and this is a very yummy way to do it!!!*
-2 cups frozen strawberries
-1 cup frozen peaches
-1 cup raw mixed greens or spinach
-honey to taste (start out w/ a few Tbs. You can always add more!)
-1 cup water
Put all ingredients into blender. Process until everything is mixed and becomes slushy.
Hope everyone is off to a great week in this new year! And I really want to encourage everyone to join the challenge.....y'all, it's really good! :)
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