Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Favorites

We have sad news about one of our chicks (that we got Easter week). We suspected “Batman” might have be a rooster but tried to overlook the massive comb and convince ourselves that he was a she. This week we had to face our denial head on, as Batman started cook-a-doodle-dooing each and every morning,… [read more]

Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Week 12 {Salad Week}

We all know we should eat more salads, right? But honestly I’m kind of intimidated by salad making so I challenged myself to a week full of salads and you know what? I’m not so intimidated anymore… They are great for dinner, a side, or a quick lunch.  Now that I’m growing lettuce in my… [read more]

Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Week 10 {Happy Memorial Day!}

Happy Memorial Day! This week’s meal plan comprises of two delicious pastas and three salads that are perfect for spring. Click here is this week’s free printable grocery shopping list. Spinach Ricotta Stuffed Shells from Fork Knife Swoon Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 35 minutes Total Time: 50 minutes Ingredients:  jumbo shell pasta, olive… [read more]

Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Week 9 {One-Pot Wonder Pastas}

The spring cleaning bug has definitely bit me and this week I have been all about organizing and de-cluttering. I have taken several trips to a donation drop off, organized my pantry and bathroom and Rick has almost completed our chicken coop. It’s hard to make the time for organization projects with three kids at… [read more]

Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Week 8 + Whole30 Fail

Last week I shared my first whole30 meal plan and my intention to complete the 30-day program and share future meal plans that work with the program.  However, things did not go as planned and the whole30 program made my breast milk supply drop substantially by day eight so I decided to quit. It wasn’t… [read more]