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!!

CERT-ified!!!

From Picasa

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