Meal Planning

Meal Planning: Week of January 12th-18th, 2014

So what is on your menu for the week?  Wanna take a peek at mine?

We are trying to get back on track with our calorie counting.  Two years ago I lost 32 lbs using myfitnesspal app.  I gained it all back (and then some) last year so it is time to get it under control again.

With that in mind, I have been searching Pinterest for some healthy recipes (see my board here).  I will take the next few weeks try out some new recipes and revisit some old ones.

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Mullen Dinner Menu November 17th-22nd, 2013

Last week I tried two new recipes.  Neither one was a hit, but we ate it.  Yesterday I tried a new recipe for chicken tortilla soup. This is a keeping-it-real moment…I am a cook in training.  I thought I could handle a from scratch recipe…nothing canned…half-and-half…the whole bit.  I worked all afternoon on chopping vegetables and following the recipe to the “t”.  IT WAS AWFUL!!!!!!!

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