Tag: Menu Planning

Meal Planning 101 - How to Plan Meals - How To Plan A Menu

Meal Planning 101 – Get Inspired

It’s no secret, I love food.  I work with food, I blog about food, I read cook books, and I eat A LOT of food.  And, believe it or not, I actually enjoy shopping for groceries, and seeing all of the different things on the shelves, and all of the […]

Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Recap

Hey Y’all! I am done the Food Stamp Challenge, and I feel like I have been enlightened.  I have learned so much in the past two weeks, and have come so aware of how much I take for granted.  In the past, I would throw out leftovers, or they would […]

Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Days 3 and 4

Hey Y’all I apologize for not posting yesterday, as I was uploading this new theme, and working my butt off making it look the way it does.  What do you think of the new theme?  I love it… I’m not going to lie. I am still learning so much about […]

Food Stamp Challenge – Week Two, Day One

Hey Y’all! It’s already week two of the Food Stamp challenge. I feel good taking it again, I am learning a lot for myself from this challenge. I now realize how much I was taking for granted, and how much food I used to waste. I am very conservative now, […]

Food Stamp Challenge – End of Week One

Hey Y’all! Well, the Food Stamp Challenge is over, and I am ready to start again.  I did my homework, and budgeted my money, but I feel like what is really missing from the Food Stamp (FNS) program is education.  Maybe it was easier for me because I was able […]

Food Stamp Challenge Day 1 of 5

Hey Y’all! The FNS Challenge started today!  I am living on $4.15 a day worth of food, so for the four of us, we can only spend $16.60 for all three meals today. Each of us had the following for breakfast today: 2 eggs 1 toast and 1/2 cup honey […]

Weekly Menu – April 16 – 22, 2012

* needs to be updated Monday: Left Overs Tuesday: Grilled Chicken Legs with Quinoa Cakes Wednesday: Eastern North Carolina Style BBQ Pork Thursday: Chicken Noodle Soup and Salad Friday: Date Night! Saturday: Left Overs Sunday: Roast Chicken with Rice

Grocery Budget Roundup Check In!

Hey Y’all! We’ve been doing the grocery budget roundup for about three weeks now.  How is it going for you?  We’re doing pretty good over here I must say. Last weekend wasn’t my best.  We ended up spending a little more money than we wanted to because of my family […]