Menu Banner

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Week 435 Menu

I simply cannot believe I have been home from Malawi for a week already. Time flies! I prepared a few menus before I left on that trip, but those have all run out and it’s time to get planning again!

week 435 weekly menu from @janemaynard including FREE printable meal plan and shopping list!

– Happy Memorial Day! Cookout on the grill (hot dogs, hamburgers, the usual)

– Busy night, so leftovers/cereal/whatever we can scrounge up

– Asian Spinach Salad

Caprese Paninis


– Takeout night

– Leftovers

Click here for the free printable of this week’s menu plus the shopping list!

As always, THANK YOU for sharing your menus! Keep it coming!


  1. 1

    For the second month in a row I have come in under my goal for our grocery budget. I told my husband I am waiting for a meat sale, which is true, but that means we are having some ‘regulars’ to the menu more. At first, a few of these recipes were difficult. After a while, though, I know what to expect an how to do it more efficiently.

    1. Eat out
    2. Sticky Blackberry Barbecued Ribs, potato salad, coleslaw
    3. picnic – sandwiches, applesauce, fruit, chips
    4. Beef Bourguignon, flat bread
    5. Chinese Style BBQ Pork, rice, veggies
    6. Pizza
    7. Minute Steak

    1. Lentils with Bulgar Wheat and Caramelized Onions: Moujadara with Burghul
    2. Spaghetti
    3. Herbed Lentils with Spinach and Tomatoes, rice
    4. Chicken Piccata, angle hair pasta
    5. Lebanese Meat-stuffed Pita
    6. Leftovers
    7. Pulled-pork Egg Rolls (use leftover chinese style BBQ pork)

  2. 2

    Sunday: Hubby birthday dinner: stuffed shells, bruschetta on ciabatta, artichokes, ice cream with candy mix-ins

    Monday: memorial day get together – bbq ribs, corn on the cob, salad, lemon cake with ice cream

    Tuesday: grilled flank steak w/ chimichurri, roasted potatoes and zucchini

    Wednesday: flat bread pizzas

    Thursday: maple mustard chicken thighs, rice, green beans

    Friday: breakfast for dinner – TBD

  3. 4

    Mon – Memorial Day BBQ at my house & pool. We are supplying the hamburgers & hot dogs, everyone else is bring the sides, desserts and drinks.
    Tues – Grilled Pork Tenderloin, Grilled Veggies
    Wed – Chicken Caesar Salad
    Thurs – Grilled Marinated Steak, Pasta Salad, Green Beans
    Fri – Enchiladas, Rice & Beans, Salad
    Sat – Cheeseburgers, Chips, Salad
    Sun – Pot Roast, Carrots & Potatoes

  4. 5
    Denise Fla

    S: Cobb salad
    M: Steak, grilled potatoes & corn
    T: Gnocchi alla romana with pot roast ragu ( the end of the freezer clean out! )
    W : Grilled mahi, broccoli & leftover potatoes
    T : Leftovers
    F : Tbd
    S : Burgers & oven fries

  5. 6
    Kim from PA

    Sun Nibbling while enjoying summer kick-off at lake house
    Mon Memorial Day picnic
    Tue Citrus soy salmon, green beans
    Wed Grilled halibut, peas
    Thu Creole tilapia, corn
    Fri Homemade pizza, salad
    Sat Scrambled eggs, toast, fruit

  6. 7

    Sat: chicken with prosciutto/sage, brussel sprouts, corn on the cob
    Sun: BBQ at friend house- brought edamame/corn salad
    Mon: caprese panini, salad
    Tues: steak shush kebab, couscous
    Wed: pasta with fresh herbs, salad
    Thurs: omlettes, sweet potato homefries

  7. 8

    Sunday: BBQ at our house…so much food! You’ll see it all in the meals for the rest of the week.
    Monday: Leftover grilled chicken on leftover Cobb salad
    Tuesday: Leftover pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, coleslaw and potato salad
    Wednesday: Leftover onions/peppers (from sausages that are all devoured) on pasta
    Thursday: My night class – family fends without me
    Friday: I have a show, so I will again eat something quickly and leave the family to plan
    Saturday: Have I lost it completely? Hosting another BBQ for friends, so prepare for a similar menu next week!

  8. 9

    At least its fun to plan the summer menus since it finally got here. lol

    Sunday – Red snapper, sweet potato casserole, green beans
    Monday – Burgers and dogs on the grill, potato salad, baked beans, watermelon, strawberries
    Tuesday – Kielbasa, ranch potatoes, glazed carrots
    Wednesday – General Tso’s chicken
    Thursday – Granddaughter #4’s Kindergarten graduation so we will be going some where of her choosing for dinner to celebrate
    Friday – Hot sausage sandwiches w/tomatoes, peppers & onions, leftover ranch potatoes
    Saturday – Going to OH to visit my Aunt for her Birthday so out to wherever she chooses for her special dinner

  9. Monday: Coming back in town, scrounging 🙂
    Tuesday: Lime Chicken Nachos and Guacamole and Tomato
    Wednesday: Chicken and Rice and Corn
    Thursday: Eggs and Chorizo and Fresh Fruit
    Friday: Queso Fundido
    Saturday: Out To Eat–End of School Celebration
    Sunday: Left Overs

  10. 11

    Sunday – steak and corn on the new grill
    Monday – burgers and corn, cucumber salad
    Tuesday – salmon with cole slaw and leftover cucumber salad
    Wednesday – out – 5:30 appt.
    Thursday – stir fry with rice
    Friday – leftovers
    Saturday – pizza

  11. I’ve totally fallen off the bandwagon the last couple of weeks. Between Junior’s birthday, winding down our homeschool year, and Tater’s sports and sport parties, it’s been a lot of leftovers and eating out! But this week I actually prepared! It must be because you’re back 😉

    Monday-Jalapeño Bacon Burgers, Chips, Pickles

    Tuesday-Slow Cooker Chicken Burritos, Black Beans

    Wednesday-Slow Cooker Steak Sandwiches, Bell peppers and mushrooms, chips


    Friday-date night

  12. 13

    Heres my GF menu for the week
    Sun – hot dogs and corn on the cob at the pool
    Mon – burgers & caprese salad
    Tue – red wine/goat cheese rissoto
    Wed – veggie wraps
    Thu – wine/fruit/cheese/crackers
    Fri – asian lettuce wraps
    Sat – out for dinner for my moms bday

  13. 14

    Tuesday to Tuesday, in no particular order…

    Today = BBQ tri-tip (we missed BBQ yesterday due to basketball)
    Crockpot Italian Chicken with homemade garlic bread
    Taco Bake with salad
    Quesedillas and veggies
    Homemade Pizzas
    German Pancakes
    Grilled Cheese and Soup

    Have a great week!

  14. as always, thank you all for your great menus!!!

Leave a comment

2 Trackbacks