Sunday, July 29, 2007

Menu Plan Monday

I'm getting organized and am planning our weekly menus. Here it goes (let's see if I can stick to it). Im only planning dinner since we eat cereal for breakfast and never know what lunch will bring.

Lentils with spinach & basil

Mushroom rice

Taco salad

Chicken with mushroom sauce over rice

Date night - we're eating out!

Sauteed carrots
Garlic bread



Jodi said...

Welcome to MPM! Everything looks delicious! Have a great Monday!

The Mommy Chef said...

Nicole,this menu looks fantastic.Here is the recipe for garlic rice.TTYL!

2 tablespoons olive oil
1 medium onion, chopped fine
3-4 garlic cloves, minced fine
1 cup long grain rice
2 cups chicken broth
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1 bay leaf
1/4 cup parsley, chopped

Put the oil in a skillet and saute the onions & garlic until golden.
Add rice, broth, thyme & bay leaf Bring to a boil uncovered, turn heat to low cover and simmer about 25 minutes or until the liquid is absorbed, give a little stir after 15 minutes Remove bay leaf & stir in the parsley.

tegdirb92 said...

what a wonderful meal plan this week!

Jennifer said...

Can I please come eat at your house? I'm drooling now! Especially over Mon. and Tuesday's meals! YUM!!

Welcome to MPM! Have a fabulous week!

Wendy said...

Your menus look absolutely delicious! What do you stuff your chicken with? Have a great week!

Sandra said...

Great menu, everything looks wonderful!


TxMomof2Girls said...

Hi Nic!

I originally came to your site from the MPM link on Laura's (Organizing Junkie) site. When I got here I was pleasantly surprised to see that you are a fellow Texan.

Hope you're enjoying England and keep on with the will help tremendously.

Poonam said...

Hey Nicole, Nice in from the foodie blog roll..

Ashley said...

Okay Nicole, I want to go to England, forget eating out I'll eat every night at your house, well I really want to visit Gordon Ramsey's place too. I can dream can't I? Well hopefully you will be back stateside before I ever make it to England.



Denise said...

Thanks for stopping by! Your menu looks delicious as well!