Easy Dinners {Kraft Recipe Makers}

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If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you are already aware that cooking really isn’t my thing. I’d rather do laundry and clean the bathrooms than cook. The reality is though, cooking for my large family is unavoidable.  So … Continued

Weekly Meal Plans

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  Breakfast:  oatmeal eggs and toast french toast Lunch: homemade macaroni and cheese, fruit or veg tuna sandwiches, fruit or veg bagels and cream cheese, fruit or veg Dinner: cheese steaks/salad/baked potatoes, spaghetti/french bread/broccoli chili and rice tacos something with … Continued

Large Family Meal Plans

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It’s that time again: Weekly Meal Plans. The photo above is a light meal/hearty snack the big kids and enjoyed last week. Homemade sourdough bread with broiled mozzarella, sliced tomatoes and garlic salt and pepper. So. Good. Not too bad … Continued

Large Family Meal Plans

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  Breakfast: oatmeal (x3), eggs and toast, muffins, granola, fruit. Lunch: english muffin/egg sandwiches, sandwiches with fruit and veggies, chili and rice, quesadillas and veggies, pizza crescents. Dinner:  Tacos and refried beans Homemade Pizza and salad Spicy red beans and … Continued

Weekly Meal Plans {Large Family}

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Wow…I haven’t even touched my computer since Friday. It wasn’t a planned “break”. I was just busy with kids and knitting and shopping and cleaning and church and laundry. Chuck has a nasty cold and stayed in bed all weekend. … Continued

Weekly Meal Plans

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This week’s dinners: Tacos and refried beans. I make my refried beans by soaking kidney beans (or pinto) overnight. In the morning I add onions, beef soup base and garlic, then turn the Crockpot onto high. Once the beans are … Continued

Large Family Meal Plans

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Yesterday afternoon when Chuck returned home with the week’s groceries (thanks, Honey!) some of the kids and I hunkered down to prep the food for our upcoming meals. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that prepping all the … Continued