Menu Plan: June 8-13

korean beef bowl

This week’s menu plan includes several kid friendly meals, and a couple of more adventurous ones, just to keep them trying new things. Plus each one can be made without turning on your oven! Perfect for hot summer nights! Monday, June 8 Coconut chicken strips

Famous Food From Arizona

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It is so fun discovering new recipes from cultures across America! Prior to this project, I hadn’t heard of a Navajo or Indian taco. I especially had no idea that they were the same thing! When we made our very first list, I had Navajo

Menu Plan: June 1-5

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Monday, June 1 House chicken Corn on the Cob Asparagus Garden Salad Watermelon Tuesday, June 2 Chicken tacos  Yellow Rice Mexican salad Blueberries Wednesday, June 3 Blueberry muffins Chicken sausage Scrambled eggs Sliced bananas Thursday, June 4 Fish & chips Coleslaw Buffalo cauliflower Watermelon Friday,

Loaded Roasted Potato Slices

loaded roasted potato slices

I like to think of these loaded roasted potato slices as a slightly healthier version of a loaded baked potato. They just use a little olive oil and there is no butter, so I am calling these healthy-ish. The great thing is they taste like

Chicken Tacos

chicken tacos

Necessity is the Mother of Invention These tacos were created one night when Matt was out of town, and I was searching for something simple to make that both Cora and Levi would eat. I didn’t want to take a trip to the grocery store,

House Chicken

House Chicken

Monday Day Grill Day Mondays are usually “grill something” day at our home. In the summer that often means literally putting meat on the outdoor grill, but it can also mean cooking meat inside on the stove or in the oven. Essentially, Monday is “stand-alone

Famous Food from Alaska

Salmon Famous Food From Alaska

If this is your first time on our site, start your journey here: Exploring the States Our Alaska dinner was a much-welcomed change from the heavy and fried Alabama dinner we had last week! It was lovely to enjoy a fresh, colorful, and nutrient-rich meal! Since

Famous Food from Alabama

Alabama State Dinner

The Very First State in this Food Journey Good ol’ Alabama! It gets to be the first state as we journey across America, exploring all of the famous foods. It earns that position simply because of the alphabet. But I’m not mad about starting our

Exploring the States

Cora & Levi In the kitchen

A month into the stay-at-home orders from the COVID-19 pandemic, we, like most in the world, were schooling at home, eating at home, and trying to entertain ourselves at home. My friend, Mic, shared an idea of cooking iconic foods from each state across the