Monthly Archives: May 2010

Menu planning 101

(My  weekly menu planning mess…) Megan from the Oatmeal Diaries asked a very good question in response to this week’s meal plan. She asked, “Do you always stick to this plan 100% or do you sometimes deviate?” The answer is … Continue reading

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Meal Plan: May 31-June 6

This week’s menu combines my heritage: American/Italian, including tuna salad sandwiches, Stuffed Mancicotti and Italian Ciabatta Bake!  Enjoy.  🙂  I know I will.

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I’ll have some chocolate with that film

Oh my!  I must confess that while I followed my meal plan today, I also ate a cookie, 4 crackers with peanut butter, a whole wheat tortilla with hummus, 3 cracker/dip samples, and a slice of french bread with dinner.  … Continue reading

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Innovative Taco Solutions

(Tonight’s Dinner:  Black Bean and Avocado Tacos with romaine, cilantro, tomatoes, sour cream, salsa and extra for a salad) Innovative Solution #1: Frugality in the kitchen is of utmost importance to me.  My problem: I prefer hard taco shells and … Continue reading

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Meal planning doesn’t have to be Greek!

(Tonight’s dinner: Greek Salad including romaine, couscous, cucumber, tomatoes, red onions, feta and homemade hummus.  So filling I left 1/4 of it on my plate!) Menu and meal planning is pretty much a Greek concept to me. Past attempts at … Continue reading

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New Recipe: Spinach, Walnut and Pasta Salad

Today on my morning run to the State Capitol and back, my paths crossed with a man in a fedora hat and a trench coat.  He had a cigarette hanging out of one side of his mouth, and instead of … Continue reading

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Teriyaki Tilapia

For those of you who’ve visited so far today, thanks!  I’ve received a ton of support and a lot of hits on the site (I love Word Press’ stat viewer!).  I’m still working out some details with the new blog, … Continue reading

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