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Menu Plan Monday – 29th August 2016

Menu Plan Monday 29th August 2016 - We plan out meals in advance to make like easier for ourselves. It took a while to get organised but it's a habit now and it really does work!

We’re back on the DIY trail this week so convenience is key! Picked meals with minimal effort or that I can do the major prep for throughout the day.

The Adult’s Menu

Monday: Sausage and Mash

Tuesday: Pasta and Bacon Bolognese

Wednesday: Paprika Chicken – Maggies Bag – with Veg

Thursday: Dinner at my mums after kettlebells

Friday: Chilli

Saturday: Chicken Fajitas

Sunday: Dinner at the Hogg’s

Piglet is tolerating more lumps in his food now which is making life much easier for me – no more purees!

Piglet’s Menu

Monday:Butternut Squash, Chickpea & Red Pepper

Tuesday: Mediteranean Veg & Lentils

Wednesday: Ella’s Kitchen Sachet – we are going to be out and about so its much easier!

Thursday: Chicken, Sweet Potato & Asparagus Mash

Friday: Butternut Squash, Chickpea & Red Pepper

Saturday: Ratatouille

Sunday: Mediteranean Veg & Lentils

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8 Comments


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    Mmm your adults menu sounds delicious! I might have to steal some of your ideas as I’m getting bored of my own! #bestandworst


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      We get bored very easily. Menu planning means I can try and mix things up a bit because I have a note of everything we’ve had recently


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      It just takes 5 minutes on a Sunday to plan our dinners for the week. I find a save loads of money this way too as I’m only buying ingredients for specific meals


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    Ooh you like meals with spice and flavour like us. I really hate bland stuff. Great that little Piglet having more lumps…he can have more variety then eh? Thanks for sharing with #bestandworst xx
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      Yes! We love food with a bit of a kick to it – makes up for just having boring sandwiches at lunch time!


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    Yum, I like the sound of your adult menu, I might make a chili this week now you’ve mentioned it.Sounds like little man has a very varies diet now, my 3 year old wouldn’t touch half the foods you’ve mentioned!xx #bestandworst
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      I think thats pretty common for toddlers! I am trying to give him a little of everything – some days he likes it and some days he doesn’t. I’m sure he’s only going to get fussier as he gets older so I’m cramming in as much variety as I can now!

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