Menu Plan: 5/13 – The Weekend Wore Me Out

 

Have you ever had one of those weekends that, while fun, leaves you utterly exhausted at the end? A weekend when, quite frankly, you’re ready for the regular routine of the workweek to begin? Yep, there’s where I’m at. A massive hike on Saturday and a busy Mother’s Day have left me feeling lost and behind. All fun stuff, mind you! But I need to get back on schedule. (And, ahem, get the two-year-old back to napping.)

 

Sunday

B: Cheerios, Yogurt, Juice

L: Baked Omelets, Mini Crescent Rolls, Mixed Fruit, Coffee, Juice (brunch at my sister and BIL’s– I did nothing.)

D: Burgers and Fries from Clamp’s, a little walk-up dive not far from our home– very tasty, very popular

 

Monday

B: Tea & Crumpets Oatmeal, Apples, Milk

D: Chicken Soft Tacos, Salad

 

Tuesday

B: Creamsicle Oatmeal, Milk

 

D: Pepperoni & Ground Beef Lasagna Casserole, Green Beans

 

Wednesday

B: Bacon & Cheese Oatmeal, Oranges, Milk

D: Fettucine Alfredo w/ Broccoli & Shrimp (let’s just call this the day my husband weeps with gratitude)

 

Thursday

 

B: Creamsicle Oatmeal, Oranges, Milk

D: English Muffin Pizzas, Fruit, Water (<– to go!  It’s baseball practice season.)

 

Friday

B: Strawberry OJ Slush, Toast

D: Buffalo Chicken & Blue Cheese Pizza

 

Saturday

B: Homemade Donuts & Fruit

L: Chicken Noodle Soup, Jello (<– I realize this makes us look like we’re sick, but we’re not. The kids just love it after the baseball game.)

D: Grilled Burgers on homemade challah rolls, Pickles, Corn

 

 

 

And that’s the plan around here!  

 

What’s your favorite thing on your menu plan this week?  

 

** Fun project alert!!**   In June, I will be experimenting by eating only foods native to those countries from which my ancestors come– in my case, Norway and Germany– for one week.  I already have a few adventurous souls who will be joining me in trying this out.  I’m calling it “Eating by Ancestry.”  Interested?  I would LOVE to have you participate (and to add you to our Pinterest group board, if you’d like)!  Leave me a comment or drop me an email.  Or comment on this FB post (more details can be found there, as well):

https://www.facebook.com/ParentingMiracles/posts/288150591266982

 

 

 

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