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Recipe Round Up – Your Requests

Friday, November 11th, 2011

I have had a few requests for some of the recipes I included on my Menu Plan Monday post the other day. Here they are! Beef Goulash Noodle Casserole, courtesy of Flat Belly Diet! This is really yummy. I sometimes substitute other ingredients (olive oil, etc): 1/4 cup canola oil 1 onion, chopped 1/2 red Read full Post…

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Menu Plan Monday 11/7: Back to It!

Monday, November 7th, 2011

It’s Monday and I’m ready to get back into diligently planning my menus! I had no motivation while I was pregnant…especially towards the end. I actually created my whole dinner menu today, so I’m super excited and proud of myself! I really should plan out breakfasts and lunches too, but one thing at a time! Read full Post…

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Once A Month & Freezer Cooking – Trying Something New

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Let’s face it, I’m about to have my hands full! An almost 4 year old and twin girls. I expect that things will be quite hectic for a few months and I will have limited time to cook. I do however, want to keep my frugal grocery budget! Eating out can get quite expensive, not Read full Post…

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Menu Plan Monday

Monday, May 9th, 2011

I’m actually posting my menu on Monday this week! I had a menu last week, just never got around to posting it. This menu is so easy, and I’ll only need to pick up about 10 items for the whole week. Monday: Lemon Chicken Stir Fry Tuesday: Shaved Chicken and Apple Sandwich Wednesday: Grilled Steak Read full Post…

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Weekly Menu Plan

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

I am FINALLY back to menu planning. When my mom and I sat down yesterday, we realized it has basically been 3-4 weeks since we created a menu. We have been doing a lot of eating out, which needs to be cut out, not only for money sake, but I want to stay healthy through Read full Post…

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Weekly Menu Plan

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

I have not been able to plan menus for a few weeks, but am in desperate need of getting back to it! This week, I’m trying to use things I’ve got since there hasn’t been much meat on sale (that I buy). We’ll see how it goes! Wednesday: Spaghetti & Homemade Meatballs Thursday: Fish/Veggies Friday: Read full Post…

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Menu Plan Monday

Monday, January 17th, 2011

It’s been two weeks since I’ve done a menu. We haven’t eaten out and have been good about eating at home, just not following our menu! Several things are being carried over (or repeated because they were GOOD!), but there are several new recipes as well. Most of these meals are from Prevention’s The Flat Belly Read full Post…

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Why You Should Consider Menu Planning

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

This week for me is a perfect example of why menu planning is a very useful tool. Monday was a weather day here in Alabama, so my husband did not work. When he is home, I lose all desire to function, and literally cannot do anything because I get thrown off. Routine is a very Read full Post…

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Menu Plan Monday/Fit Meals Monday Week 1 – New Year, Old Strategies

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

It’s a new year of menu planning! My goals are to keep it simple, healthy, and well organized. We have had previous success on The Flat Belly Diet. After all the holidays and several other factors, we are needing some healthy and yummy meals, while watching our calorie, saturated/trans fat, and sugar intake. I really Read full Post…

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53% Off Home Delivered Organic Foods

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

There is an awesome Groupon today for Little Rock. Pay $35 for $75 of home delivered organic foods from Nature’s Prime Organic Foods. Just click the picture above or the link at the bottom of this post! I have been having issues using store brand meats. It really aggrivates my digestive track. I have found Read full Post…

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