Monthly Archives: September 2016

Weekly Meal Plan #99

I realized this week that sometimes having a good back-up plan is just as important as having a plan. I was sick much of the week, and didn’t have the energy to cook from scratch every day. On those days … Continue reading

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Maple Chai French Toast Bake

My family loves French toast. But I don’t love all the messy dipping, attempting to get the soaked bread to the griddle without creating a lake of egg and milk on the counter, and how making French toast inevitably means … Continue reading

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Weekly Meal Plan #98

My highlight this week is based on a low. I was sick most of this week, which meant that I really did not feel like cooking or doing most of anything at all. And while one of the nights I … Continue reading

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How to Make Homemade Calzones

Give me a combination of bread and cheese I’m pretty much set. Include more pizza-related toppings and I’ll be happy forever. (Maybe a slight exaggeration, but really, not that much.) When I was in college, one of the dining halls … Continue reading

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Baked Meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs has always seemed like a restaurant-quality meal to me. (Probably because I can’t recall my mother ever making meatballs, so it’s something I liked to order at restaurants when given the chance.) I always thought it must … Continue reading

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Weekly Meal Plan #97

My highlight this week was, between tons of evening activities and loads of weekend events, having leftovers so plentiful that I barely needed to cook. ~Katie To see how we plan our meals, click here. The Fam needs to eat. … Continue reading

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Lego Birthday Party Ideas

Lego bricks are definitely an obsession in my house. My oldest, my son, has loved them ever since he got his first set, and his sisters really enjoy playing them with him. But it went a bit more over the … Continue reading

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