Thursday, January 1, 2009

Thanks & Meal Plan - Jan 1-20th

Thank you to everyone for your thoughts and prayers. Our new baby, Abigail, is doing wonderfully and completely healed from her pneumonia. We are just now trying to get our life back to normal after this crazy holiday season, birth and hospitalization.

I made a new meal plan for January. It feels good to get back in tot he swing of things. Many meals are still from the freezer but I am enjoying doing some cooking from scratch too since my recovery is going well. I am still keeping meals fairly simple and I was able to do a plan from Jan 1st thru the 20th. I am hoping to get the rest of the month done in a few days.

Thursday - Jan 1st

B- Cinnamon Rolls, Citrus Salad, Eggs & Bacon
L- (late breakfast)
D- Ham & Northern Bean Soup, 5 Min Bread
DD- Banana Fritters

Friday – Jan 2nd
B- Caramel Apple Rice Pudding, (leftover cinnamon rolls) and Citrus Salad
L- Leftovers
D- Baked Ziti Florentine w/sausage & Breadsticks
DD- Brownies

Saturday – Jan 3rd

B- Cereal & Citrus Salad
L- Zucchini Beef Bake
D- Church
DD- Ice Cream

Sunday – Jan 4th
B- Blueberry French Toast Casserole
L- Egg Salad Sandwiches & fresh veggie/Dip
D- Crockpot Beef & Butternut Chili (Menu Mailer & Sweet Cornbread
DD- Chocolate Chickpea Cake (Menu Mailer

Monday – Jan 5th

B- Veggie Loaded Quiche, Muffins & Broiled Grapefruit
L- Leftover
D- Smoothered Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Sautéed Kale & Rolls
DD- Chocolate Banana Pudding

Tuesday – Jan 6th
B- Waffles, Bacon & Tangerines
L- Roasted Veggie Wrap
D- BBQ Chicken Sandwiches, apple coleslaw, sweet potato coins
DD- Brownies

Wednesday – Jan 7th

B- Baked Oatmeal
L- Mac-N-Cheese, Carrots & Dip
D- Grill Night – Burger, Portabellas, hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, sauerkraut
DD- Ice Cream Sandwiches

Thursday/Friday – Jan 8th & 9th

Out of Town

Saturday – Jan 10th

B- Peach Oatmeal Pudding & Sausage
L- Roasted Veggie Sausage Pizza
D- Chicken Sukuyaki (Menu Mailer over Brown rice
DD- Apricot Oat Bars

Sunday – Jan 11th

B- Breakfast Casserole
L- Waldorf Chicken Salad, Apple Sauerkraut, & pickles
D- Sushi Spring Rolls
DD- Banana Fritters

Monday – Jan 12th

B- French Toast, Bacon, caramelized pears
L- Fennel, Pecan, Watercress Salad w/OJ Vinaigrette
D- BBQ Turkey Meatballs, Quinoa, Steamed Broccoli, Sauerkraut (Menu Mailer

Tuesday – Jan 13th
B- Caramel Apple Rice Pudding and Citrus Salad
L- Sandwiches
D- Crockpot Chicken Taco Soup & Sweet Cornbread
DD- Lactation Oatmeal cookies

Wednesday – Jan 14th
B- Veggie loaded Quiche, Muffins, Grapefruit
L- 7 Layer Mexican Dip & Chips
D- Church

Thursday – Jan 15th

B- Puffed Pear Cranberry Pancake, Chicken Apple Breakfast Sausage
L- Leftovers
D- Crockpot Honey Ribs, Shoestring fries, baked beans, & corn
DD- Chocolate Chip Cookies

Friday – Jan 16th
B- Banana Blueberry Oatmeal Pudding
L- Mushroom, Blackbean & Cheese Quesadillas
D- Smothered Steak, (Menu Mailer egg noodles & asparagus

Saturday – Jan 17th

B- Dippy Eggs, toast, bacon
L- Pear Gorgonzola Salad
D- Teriyaki Salmon Patties, Rstd Butternut squash, Blackbean/mango salsa

Sunday – Jan 18th
B- Cheese Dreams, Citrus Fruit Salad
L- Leftovers
D- Ginger Pot Stickers & Wonton Soup
DD- Pear Caramel Cheesecake

Monday – Jan 19th
B- Baked Oatmeal
L- Egg Salad. Lettuce, tomato, raw cheese, ginger carrots
D- Tacos
DD- Leftovers

Tuesday – Jan 20th

B- Banana/Blueberry Pancakes, scrambled eggs & Bacon
L- Roasted Veggie Pizza
D- Apricot Glazed Meatloaf, Sweet Potato Coins, spinach casserole, pumpkin bread
DD- Brownies


Lori said...

We ended up going to Sams and I made my meal plan for the whole month, but since we bought in bulk it's a lot of the same things over and over again. Oh well, the plan is ready and we shouldn't have to buy more than apples and bananas for the rest of the month. Woohoo!

TraditionalFoodsMama said...

Well....I wanna see :) I love to see others meal plans. Can you send it to me?