Rational Minimalism

I recently meandered onto a couple of blogs which have grabbed my full attention.

Far Beyond The Stars | The Art of Being Minimalist, by Everett Bogue

which led me to…

Becoming Minimalist, by Joshua Becker

Wow. It feels like home.

Naperville Moms’ Network Launch Event


If you’re a Mom in the Naperville area, come check out the
Naperville Moms Network

Thanks to Samantha Everett for posting these wonderful pictures of our Launch held at Dolce Amore!!

Menu Plan Monday has moved

I’ve moved the Menu Plan Monday posts to my recipe blog.

This week’s meal plan is now up!

Toodles.

Menu Plan Monday – June 22-28, 2009

Menu Plan Monday
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I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday

The week has already started, but here ya go…!

Weekday Dinners

Monday – Leftovers from Fathers’ Day BBQ!! MMMMM!!! (Teriyaki Shish Kebabs, Potato Salad, Lemon bars, etc., etc.)

Tuesday – Crock Italian Beef Sandwiches, Sweet potato fries

Wednesday – Leftover Beef sandwiches & fries

Thursday – BLTs, Chips, Watermelon

Friday – Takeout

Weekend Breakfasts

Saturday – Breakfast burritos

Sunday – Leftovers

Menu Plan Monday – June 15-21, 2009


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I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday

Weekday Dinners

Monday – Ham, Tortellini, Asparagus

Tuesday – Leftovers

Wednesday – Special K (Chicken Nuggets), Salad, Corn

Thursday – Leftover Special K

Friday – Takeout

Menu Plan Monday – June 1-7


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I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday

Weekday Dinners

Monday – Pork tenderloin, Cheesy potatoes, Broccoli

Tuesday – Leftover Pork

Wednesday – Monroe Melts, Spinach salad, Chips

Thursday – Repeat Melts

Friday – Takeout

Weekend Breakfasts

Saturday – Cereal

Sunday – Pancakes, eggs & bacon

Menu Plan Monday – May 25-31, 2009

Menu Plan Monday
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I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday

Though we had a long weekend, I’m still pretty proud that I am posting this entry before Midnight before my shopping day!! I got inspired after having an organization and menu planning discussion at the Memorial Day BBQ we went to this afternoon!

I am also going to try to be a bit more “snacky” about my Breakfast and Lunches – eating only when I get hungry and keeping to snack sized items. Dinners will be planned as usual.

Weekday Dinners

Monday – Memorial Day BBQ

TuesdayCrock Pot Thai Chicken Thighs, over Coconut Jasmine Rice, with Edamame

Wednesday – Leftover Chicken

Thursday – Pork tenderloin, Cheesy potatoes, Broccoli

Friday – Leftover Pork

Weekend Breakfasts

Saturday – Bacon, egg & hash brown burritos

Sunday – Leftover burritos

Breakfast Options

Bagel & cream cheese
Toaster waffle w/PB
Cereal w/Blueberries

Lunch/Snack Options

Cheese sticks
Cherries
Baby carrots
Cucumber
Cheddar Wraps
Bananas

Menu Plan Monday – May 18-24, 2009


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I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday

Weekday Dinners

Monday – Crock Italian Beef Sandwiches, Sweet potato fries

Tuesday – Leftover Beef Sandwiches, Fries

Wednesday – BLTs, Chips, Watermelon

Thursday – Leftover BLTs, etc.

Friday – [Takeout?]

Weekend Breakfasts

Saturday – Pancakes, Eggs & Ham

Sunday – Leftover Pancakes

Breakfast Options

  • Cereal
  • Waffles w/PB & Syrup
  • Bagels & Cream Cheese

Lunch Options

  • PB&J
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Cheese hot dog on WW bun
  • Ham & Cheese

Lunch Sides & Snack Options

  • Yogurt
  • Bananas
  • Grapes
  • Fruit Snacks
  • Baby Carrots

Menu Plan Monday – May 22-17, 2009


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Weekday Dinners

Monday – Special K Roast, Peas

Tuesday – Leftover Special K

Wednesday – Hamburgers & Chips

Thursday – Leftover Hamburgers

Friday – [Takeout?]

Weekend Breakfasts

Saturday – Biscuits & Gravy

Sunday – Leftovers