Category Archives: Weekly Meal Plans
Weekly meal Plan 9/23-9/29/2016…more farm share goodies!
I’ve really loved using the weekly CSA farm share from Lazy Creek Farm as the basis of my weekly menu. It is forcing me to incorporate more veggies into our diet and eat healthier meals. Here you can see what I … Continue reading
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I’m BAAAACK! Weekly Meal Plan 8/12-8/18, 2016
After what felt like a whirlwind tour of the Laurel Highlands and Shenandoah Valley ( which was actually a 3 week visit to see family), we have made it back safe and mostly sound to Oregon. Seeing family and old … Continue reading
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Weekly Meal Plan June 17-23, and sourdough overload!
This week my sourdough starter has really taken off (out of control one might say), so I’ve been baking a lot. I’m glad my homemade starter turned out to be so healthy and is giving great rise and flavor to … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan June 10- June 16, 2016 and biking to the beach
This past Saturday was a HOT one here is Astoria. We had to get out of our house because we don’t have air conditioning and the temperature inside was pushing 80 as the temps outside were climbing to nearly 90! … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan May 27-June 3, 2016 and LETTUCE!
I was finally able to harvest some of the lettuces I planted in my garden for this weeks meals. The leaf lettuce, sugar snap peas, and radishes are doing really well. The kids were really excited when we got to … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan May 20-26,2016 and Mussgo Mac and Cheese Recipe
Cheese is probably my favorite food…the thing I would choose if I could only eat one thing for the rest of my life. My love of cheese started as a kid when my Poppy ( Grandpa) would bring home logs of … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan May 13-19, 2016
I’m trying to stick with some simpler meals that are quick to make, grilled outside, or can be thrown in the crock pot for a prep and forget dinner. As the summer gets closer, it seems my life gets more … Continue reading
Weekly Menu May 6-12, 2016 and shortcuts to get dinner on the table faster!
So while waiting at the bus stop with one of my Coastie wife friends, it was brought up that some of my recipes are a little involved for the more novice cook or busy parent. This week, I tried to … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan April 29-May 5, 2016, messes in the kitchen, and cloud dough
I’d like to think that I am a pretty good cook and baker. I hear from my family and friends that the food I make is delicious, so it must be true. However, some days things just don’t turn out … Continue reading
Weekly Meal Plan April 22-28, 2016 and my friend Marcy’s Alfredo recpie
I finally got to the store to restock my pantry shelves and freezers. I ended up spending $480 at Costco, but $110 of that was renewing my membership fee. I get the executive membership because we buy most of our … Continue reading