Meal Plan Monday – March 20th 2017

Who else sent their kids back to school today?! March Break is over, and we are thankfully back to our regular routine! Dinners got a little messed up last week, and we ended up at a family birthday party, so I never got to make that Mexican Rice Casserole, so it’s going on this weeks’ menu plan, and I will share the recipe afterwards (I’m making it up and will let you know how it turns out!) Here is what we are eating this week: Monday – cheese burger macaroni with loads of sauteed veggies on the side Tuesday – … Continue reading Meal Plan Monday – March 20th 2017

Meal Plan Monday – March 13 2017

It’s March Break! Which means I’m swamped trying to keep 4 kids entertained! So it’s just a quick post this week to share the dinners I have planned for the week. Also, in case you missed it, here are 2 other great posts from last week: Frugal Healthy Dinner: Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole Frugal Family Vacation Series Part 2 – Saving on Travel and Attractions   And, here is what we are eating this week: Monday – Big salads with chicken and loads of veggies and garlic green beans on the side (my oldest daughter loves salad, the other 3 … Continue reading Meal Plan Monday – March 13 2017

Frugal Healthy Dinner Series: Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole

Ok, this is super easy and super yummy! It can easily be the main dish for your dinner, or simply a yummy side. It’s also perfect to prepare ahead of time, take to a potluck, or just feed your picky kids! I have made this much healthier by not using a can of a condensed cream soup, and adding loads of protein and veggies. You could easily adapt this to your tastes by changing out the veggies, and using all frozen veggies would make this an even faster recipe! Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked rice 2 cups … Continue reading Frugal Healthy Dinner Series: Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole

Meal Plan Monday – March 6 2017

You guys, next week is March Break for my kids, they also get this Friday off school. I’m not ready, 6 extra days with all kids home from school, and the hubby working the entire time! No plans, other than trying to stay sane, lol! I’ll have to search Pinterest for some fun frugal at home ideas to keep them happy, instead of just putting Netflix on all week. Maybe the weather will be nice and we can get outside, but I’m not counting on it! What do you do to keep your kids entertained on March Break? I hate … Continue reading Meal Plan Monday – March 6 2017