Monthly Archives: January 2009

Menu Plan Monday–1/12/09 Week 3

    I’m really liking this menu planning consistently thing!   It’s working really well for me 🙂   I do have a couple of carry-over meals this week from the past two weeks.   There have been two meals … Continue reading

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Recipe of the day…..Cabbage Patch Stew (Crockpot recipe)

I found this recipe in a rather unlikely place….the recipe cards in the bulk food section at Winco.   It just sounded too good to pass up….actually, D saw the recipe and said “Cabbage Patch Doll Stew!!!!!”   Well, we had to … Continue reading

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Favorite Ingredient Friday 1/9/09

    Last night I made poppyseed chicken, and my family LOVED it!  They wanted more, but there was no more to have, so next time I make this, I will have to double the recipe.   This recipe was … Continue reading

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Some of the baking I did today…..

I made these bagels today and they taste great, are beautiful, but their texture isn’t quite dense enough…..I’m going to try them again tonight/tomorrow and this time actually follow the directions as far as the timing and use the timer … Continue reading

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Extreme Makeover Home Edition comes to our area!!!!

For the past couple of weeks I’ve been hearing that Extreme Makeover Home Edition would be coming to a city near us and there has been a call for volunteers…..well, there were close to 4000 people that have volunteered to … Continue reading

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In my home today: 1/6/08

Today I have quite a bit to do….including some baking.   I haven’t baked for several weeks, so today I’m going to get back into that habit 🙂 Baking: 3 dozen homemade whole wheat tortillas whole wheat bread get starter for … Continue reading

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Some Christmas pictures….

This first one is our family at my father in love’s home….. The girls playing tennis at Papa’s house using Auntie Kell’s Wii…. The love of my life…. Cousins playing 🙂 Little r with her “favorite Auntie” Paige The kids … Continue reading

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Menu Plan Monday–1/5/09 Week 2

  Here is this week’s menu. Most my of our meals this week are coming from Menus4moms (I use the free version). The groceries for this week’s meals came to right around $120 (for a family of 6) which included … Continue reading

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Recipe of the day…..Hummus

I don’t remember tasting a hummus that I don’t like, but my family is definitely not so easy when it comes to hummus.  They are pretty picky about their hummus.   We recently found a brand and “flavor” of hummus that … Continue reading

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This past week’s menu…..12/28/08-1/5/09….Week 1

One of my goals for this coming year is to plan my meals every single week and to follow that menu plan as closely as possible.  Most of my menus (at least for now) will be coming from Menus4moms (I … Continue reading

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