This Week’s Menu, May 8, 2016

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Menu for the week of May 8, 2016

Happy Mother’s Day!

Sunday
Breakfast: Greg said he was going to cook. We’ll see. I’ll settle for him feeding the critters. 🙂
Lunch:  Chicken tortilla soup. Getting this recipe from my new cookbook. Great Food Fast by Bob Warden
Dinner:  I have a promise for Chinese take-out. Better than going out since Call The Midwife is on tonight!

Monday
Breakfast:  Bacon and eggs
Lunch:  Lunch out. We have a date with a property tax assessor to try to lower our taxes. Wish us luck!
Dinner: Take-out leftovers. We always have leftovers when we get Chinese. I’ll probably make a couple of eggrolls to go with it.

Tuesday
Breakfast:  Cheese quesadillas
Lunch:  Lunch out. We’re catching Captain America: Civil War!
Dinner:  Taco night

Wednesday
Breakfast: Eggs nested in corned beef hash
Lunch: Chicken Gyros with homemade tzatziki sauce
Dinner: Meatloaf with oven roasted red potatoes and asparagus

Thursday
Breakfast: Omelette
Lunch: BLT sandwiches
Dinner: Meatloaf leftovers

Friday
Breakfast:  Bacon and eggs
Lunch:  Tuna salad sandwiches
Dinner:  Taco night

Saturday
Breakfast:  Breakfast out (We almost always have breakfast out if we’re hunting garage sales.)
Lunch:  Greek salad with hummus
Dinner: Cheeseburgers

 

The coming week will see us coming and going. I was down with a sinus infection all last week that kept me housebound. Now I have to hustle to finish everything that didn’t get done. This includes a Mother’s Day card, and three birthdays. Sorry, guys! I haven’t forgotten. The body just wouldn’t cooperate last week.

We are doing a couple of fun things this week though. Captain America is on the agenda–one of the few times we’ll spend money at the theater. We’d also like to do a flea market and a farmer’s market, but that will depend on the weather.

With all the rain we’ve been getting my garage sale has been pushed ahead to June. I so wanted to empty that garage, but you can’t tell Mother Nature what to do–especially on Mother’s Day.

Hope you have a wonderful Mother’s Day! Are you doing anything special today?

Yesterday when I was waiting at the pharmacy, I kept seeing all these dads asking their kids what to do for Mom’s Day. It was cute. You never realize how much a mom does for you until you have to do it yourself.

 

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