Thanksgiving 2011

We spent the week before Thanksgiving making very elaborate Thanksgiving lapbooks for school. Did I take any pictures of them? Apparently not! Oh well. We had a blast and learned a lot! The best part about Thanksgiving this year was that I relaxed and let the kids...

Feast of Feasts

Happy Thanksgiving to the blogging world. What’s on your menu today? Here’s our plan: Breakfast: Breakfast bar (more to come on this; it’s working great!) Cranberry bread Snacks: Veggie tray with dip Homemade chex mix (I’ve never gotten this to...

Apples, apples, apples

Sometimes I used to wish I lived in the Northeast so I could get cheap apples in the fall. I really wanted to can applesauce, apple pie filling, apple butter. But I didn’t think I would ever live in the Northeast. Really. I NEVER EVER IN MY WILDEST DREAMS EVER...

Menu Plan Monday

Breakfasts: Cereal Oatmeal packets Homemade granola cereal Muffins/ smoothies Eggs/ bacon/ biscuits Oatmeal packets or cream of wheat Whole grain pancakes Lunches: Snackie Roll ups/ wraps Sandwiches Dinners: Cheese and turkey bacon paninis on oat bread/ grapes Pasta...

Menu Plan Monday

Well, I meant to put up more than just a menu plan last week! We’re still slogging through the flu, though, so I’m not beating myself up about it. Plus it took several days of going through pictures last week to finish the baby’s slideshow! I’m...