Tagged with Meal

Menu for a Month of Meals

Since I’ve started talking about my new adventure in planning and shopping for a month of meals all at once, I’ve had a couple of friends ask me for help in getting their own meal planning organized.  I’m still very much a newbie at this, but am happy to share what I’m learning. I thought … Continue reading

Food for a Whole Month!

So yesterday I started on a new adventure… grocery shopping for a whole month at a time!  I was inspired by this pin I saw on Pinterest, which led me to this blog where I discovered that maybe this was something do-able for me. I had heard of women shopping for a month all at once, … Continue reading

GERD-Friendly Guacamole

After living in the Southwest for 6 1/2 years, I absolutely LOVE freshly made guacamole!  There is nothing better than going to a Mexican restaurant where they make the guacamole right at your table!  Yum!  I also got spoiled being able to buy avocados pretty cheaply and frequently made my own guacamole at home. Things … Continue reading

Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

One of the benefits of having moved twice within 4 months is that a lot of our stuff was kept boxed up for that whole time, which means that unpacking it now makes it feel “new” again!  That is how I’ve felt about my cookbooks lately… it’s like a whole treasury of recipes that I … Continue reading

Marsala Chicken and Mushrooms

Have I ever mentioned how much I love mushrooms?  I’ll never forget the first time I tasted a grilled portabella mushroom.  I spent the summer volunteering at a retreat center on the coast of Croatia.  My Croatian friends decided to have a barbecue on the rooftop one night.  Of course they grilled the traditional “cevapi” … Continue reading

Yum Yum!: Orange Chicken

One of the things I’ve had to figure out as a busy working mom is how to prepare healthy and yummy meals quickly!  When I was single I spent 4 years in Europe and my taste buds got accustomed to gourmet meals.  I loved to spend hours in the kitchen cooking all kinds of delicious … Continue reading