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Oven Free Menu Monday {7.26.21}

I usually try to plan mostly oven free meals this time of year. My kitchen gets all the afternoon and evening sunlight which is beautiful but is also hot. 🙂 This time, however, I don't have a choice. Last Sunday morning we had a series of brief power outages that seem to have fried my… Continue reading Oven Free Menu Monday {7.26.21}

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Menu Monday + Ideas for Using Up Leftovers {7.12.21}

Leftovers are a part of life - no matter how hard we try, we all end up with them at one time or another. Here are a few ways to use up leftovers: Plan a second night to serve something that makes more than one meal's portion. For example, I know there will be leftovers… Continue reading Menu Monday + Ideas for Using Up Leftovers {7.12.21}

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Menu Monday + Hot Dog Summer {6.21.21}

In case you weren't aware, my husband's favorite food is hot dogs. He could literally eat them twice a day every day and be totally happy. I thought it would be fun to turn our weekly date nights into something different for the summer so I put my own spin on a popular hashtag and… Continue reading Menu Monday + Hot Dog Summer {6.21.21}

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Menu Monday + The Pepperoni Surplus {5.24.21}

A couple weeks ago I ended up with a huge package of deli pepperoni in my online grocery order. Since I hadn't ordered it and wasn't expecting to have 16 ounces of pepperoni on hand, I quickly rearranged my menu to use it up in the "7 days after opening" window. I incorporated it into… Continue reading Menu Monday + The Pepperoni Surplus {5.24.21}

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Menu Monday + More New Recipes {2.22.21}

It's Menu Monday and I have a week's worth of new recipes, including this Meatball Pizza that was delicious! The crust got special treatment with olive oil and herbs which made the whole dish taste so much better than your average pizza night. I'm still working my way through all the recipes I'm finding in… Continue reading Menu Monday + More New Recipes {2.22.21}

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Menu Monday + Rachael Ray Saves the Day {3.15.21}

Even though I've spent the last 7 years sharing weekly menu plans, sometimes I get really tired of meal planning. I even got really tired of cooking. Coming up with meals for a picky eater (my husband) can be such challenge when you're not a fan of eating the same thing all the time. Thankfully,… Continue reading Menu Monday + Rachael Ray Saves the Day {3.15.21}