Monday, April 25, 2011

Menu Plan Monday - 4/25/11

Menu Plan Monday - 4/25/11

Monday - Roasted Chicken, Mango Salad, leftover sweet potatoes

Tuesday - Pizza!!!

Wednesday - not sure, perhaps grilled lemon-thyme chicken

Thursday - Pasta, with marinara sauce

Friday -  again, not sure, may take the kids to an event at the college.

Just thought I'd share a few pictures from the past week of Passover.  Please let me know if there is a recipe you would like for me to share.

Matza Pizza

Spinach Souffle

Farfel and Cheese
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Monday, April 18, 2011

Menu Plan Monday - 4/18/11 - Pesach Edition

Menu Plan Monday - Pesach Edition

Why does it seem like I'm cooking for 40 and not just 4?  I guess it's a good thing we like leftovers!  Still need to do a bunch of cooking today and a bit more tomorrow, but the rest of the week should be fairly easy.

Monday - First Seder

Hard boiled eggs with salted water

Gefilte Fish (for B) and Mock Chopped Liver (for me)


Cranberry Conserve
(minus the raisins and nuts)

Matzo Ball Soup

Mock Chopped Liver
Potato Souffle with Carmelized Onions and Mushrooms
Potato Souffle

Vegetable Kugel

Steamed Asparagus

And...Brownies and Coconut Macaroons

Tuesday Night - Second  Seder

Hard boiled eggs with salted water

Gefilte Fish and Mock Chopped Liver 


Matzo Ball Soup

Aunt Babe's Brisket

Carrot Souffle Kugel

Sauteed Spinach and Garlic

And Passover Fruit Crisp (making it parve)

Wednesday -  Leftover Turkey, etc.

Thursday - Leftover Brisket, etc.

Friday - Matzo Pizza or Matzo Lasagna?

Also, I need to figure out lunches to pack for school..probably Farfel and Cheese, yogurt, fruit.  Not sure if I will be adventurous as last year's experiment - Rainbow Cookies, but I may try out a few more recipes throughout the week.

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Monday, April 11, 2011

Menu Plan Monday - 4/11/11

Menu Plan Monday - 4/11/11

Busy week coming up, just trying to keep it simple.  Working on menus for the Seders next week.  Basic plan for the week:

Monday  - Grilled Chicken and Asparagus

Tuesday - Pizza

Wednesday - Thai Lettuce Wraps (with leftover grilled chicken)

Thursday - Fish Tacos

Friday - Spaghetti and Meatballs

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Monday, April 4, 2011

Menu Plan Monday - 4/4/11

Menu Plan Monday  - 4/4/11

Spring Break has arrived for Miss D and Mom's visiting the end of the week, so the plan may change as we go through the week.

Monday -  Korean BBQ Beef Ribs (I'm using this recipe for the sauce) with rice and veggies.  If the weather stays nice, maybe I'll throw them on the grill, instead of the oven!

Tuesday - Turkey Burgers

Wednesday - Fish Tacos

Thursday - Eggplant Parm. (hope I can find some good eggplant) -Mom's request

Friday -  don't know...???

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