Monday, March 23, 2015

2015 Week 12

It was a fun, fun weekend of
warm temperatures, bike rides, 
small town ice cream and breweries.
Honestly, it doesn't get much better!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Burgers on the grill, with steak fries and grilled asparagus.
Monday - Veggie stir fry with noodles and fruit on the side. 
Tuesday - Black bean and sweet potato taquitos with guacamole and salsa for dipping. A Mexican corn salad on the side. 
Wednesday - Homemade fish sticks with oven fries and roasted broccoli. 
Thursday - Breakfast for dinner. Blueberry ricotta pancakes, eggs, bacon and fruit.
Friday - Homemade pizza and salad.
Saturday - Dinner with friends.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

2015 Week 11

This little love had her 1/2 birthday yesterday.
I'm certain the red shoes help her fly higher!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Corned beef, roasted red potatoes and brussels sprouts. Dinner with friends!
Monday - Leftover lentil soup with naan bread.
Tuesday - Leek and potato soup with orange cranberry Irish soda bread and roasted carrots.
Wednesday- Green noodles and grilled chicken with fruit.
Thursday- Fish tacos, beans, toppings and fruit.
Friday- Homemade pizza and salad.
Saturday- Grilling out.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

2015 Week 10

I was clicking through my photos and found about 15 of these. 
Everyone has these show up on their photo stream, right?
L has been faithfully submitting ideas to the 
Lego magazine, in hopes of winning a prize.
Shark-topped-rover is the latest build!

Scott and I celebrated our wedding anniversary last night.
We had dinner at Acorn in Denver, then dessert at D Bar.
I had the yummiest goat cheese sun choke ravioli at Acorn. 
One of the best dishes I've ever had.
Followed up by a chocolate soufflé and Nutella beignets.
Not a bad night!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Corn and potato chowder, fresh bread, and spinach salad.
Monday - Creamy tomato and spinach pasta with asparagus and fruit.
Tuesday - Mexican casserole with corn and poblano peppers. Fruit and chips on the side.
Wednesday - Parmesan crusted salmon with brussels sprouts and quinoa salad.
Thursday - Something in the crockpot, still trying to figure that out!
Friday - Pizza night.
Saturday - Dinner with friends.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

2015 Week 9

 I had a new helper in the kitchen this week.
We made some banana muffins 
and my littlest guy did a great job smashing up the bananas.
The kids had Friday off and we had a fun day swimming.
Of course we followed that up with ice cream and adult beverages!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - My dad is in town so we are having dinner at my sister's house. Ribs, potato salad and asparagus are on the menu. I'm not sure what I'll be having :).
Monday - Butternut squash mac and cheese, and roasted broccoli. With fruit.
Tuesday - Dinner out with my dad.
Wednesday - Baked chicken legs, a Mediterranean quinoa salad, and fruit.
Thursday - Burrito bowls with black beans, brown rice, fajita veggies, and lots of toppings. With a yummy cilantro lime sour cream dressing.
Friday - Homemade pizza night, with a salad and fruit.
Saturday - Corn and potato chowder with a green salad and homemade bread.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

2015 Week 8

Scott made this deeeelicious pizza on Friday. 
It was pear, gorgonzola, and arugula and it was so yummy.

It was restaurant week at this little lady's school this week.
So she came home ready to help with cooking, perfect!

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Pesto chicken and noodles, a spinach salad, and fresh bread. 
Monday - Kale, mushroom and tomato polenta and a fruit salad.
Tuesday - Slow cooker veggies and chickpea curry with naan and fruit.
Wednesday - Spinach, asparagus, mushroom frittata, breakfast potatoes, and fruit.
Thursday - Homemade chicken noodle soup, a salad and fruit and fresh bread.
Friday - Homemade pizza night, woohoo!
Saturday - Dinner with my dad who is in town!

Sunday, February 15, 2015

2015 Week 7

Our Love day was LOVEly, thanks to this guy and his brother and sister and their dad.
Such a fun, warm day and now it's snowing!
That's Colorado for you.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Leftover pizza and salads.
Monday - Snow day over here. We're making quinoa chili with peppers and zucchini, cornbread and berries.
Tuesday - Butternut squash mac and cheese, steamed broccoli, and fruit.
Wednesday - School board meeting night, I'm making up enchiladas to be baked off early. With black beans and fruit on the side.
Thursday - Lentil and mushroom ragu with a big spinach salad and baked bread.
Friday - Pizza and a movie family night. TGIF!
Saturday - Dinner with friends or grilling out.

Sunday, February 8, 2015

2015 Week 6

We're getting ready for Valentine's Day around here!
 My little Miss has been busy making valentines to send to her grandparents.
I think we will have a fun Love Day, complete with heart shaped food, all day long.
And a little chocolate mustache added for extra measure.

Dinners this week:
Sunday - Homemade pizza night!
Monday - Kale and portobello stroganoff, with fruit and crusty bread.
Tuesday - Veggie fried rice with a fruit salad.
Wednesday - Fish sticks with sauteed zucchini and some fruit.
Thursday - Thai Peanut Noodles with tofu, served with veggies and dip.
Friday - Leftovers, or dinner with friends. 
Saturday - Heart shaped pizza with spinach salad and a yummy dessert.