Weekly Menu

 

Weekly Menu Plan

Well, my six weeks are up.  This is the week that I go back to work.  Fortunately my recuperation went well I’m hopeful that I won’t be to exhausted when I get home from work!

To help ease myself into the transition I’ve made sure that the house is clean, laundry is done (thanks to Mike!) and that I have my clothes ready for the week.  I’ve also kept our menu this week fairly easy and have a box coming from Plated.com

Last week was pretty quiet with not a lot getting done around the house.  I did spend some time taking pictures and went out a few times with friends (my last hoorah!) but I was a bit disappointed that I didn’t get more done.  I’m going to blame my allergies (I had a headache all week), my finding a new author that I LOVE and my desire to take it easy knowing that I was going back to work for my inability to finish my storage room. Overall I did get a lot accomplished over my time off so I can’t complain to much.

This week is going to be pretty quiet.  Given that I’m expecting to be exhausted, I haven’t made any plans to go out this week.  I’ll be pretty pleased with myself if I can continue my No McDonald’s streak (8 weeks) and my No Caffeine or Sugared Beverages streak (6 weeks) as well as get out and walk a bit at lunch.  I’ve been doing really well with my water intact so I want to continue that as well.

Weekly Menu

Manchego and Fig Jam Burger

Manchego Burgers

Chicken CapreseCaprese Chicken

Baked Chicken

Baked Chicken (I’ll be doing half baked and half BBQ)

Balsamic Steak Sandwiches_WWIN

Balsamic Steak Sandwiches

Herb and Goat Cheese-Stuffed Chicken

Herb and Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken

Pan-Roasted Chicken

Pan Roasted Chicken

That’s it for me.  What’s on your menu?

I’ll be linking up at I’m an Organizing Junkie.

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3 thoughts on “Weekly Menu

  1. Wow! What a yummy looking menu!
    I am working toward reducing my coffee and sugar intake as well. We pretty much only drink water, but some days I get so distracted that I can not get it all in. I am hoping that with these 3 things plus making sure I get in at least 5,000 steps and yoga or an extra 1000 steps I can get to feeling better. Good luck!
    Stopping by from Orgjunkie!

    • Reducing sugar is hard! Isn’t it crazy how hard it is to get our steps in? I’ve been wearing my Fitbit again and it’s appalling sometimes how many steps I get in. Have a good week!

      • Oh my gosh, reducing sugar is hard! For me it only takes one M&M and I am back to square one! Yes, getting steps in is hard as well. Expecially when you work from home or are a stay-at-home mom. Yesterday I only got a little over 3,000! LOL! Not a good start to my May goals. I am vowing to do better today. 🙂