November Menu Plan

Happy November! It’s birthday month at our house, Doug, Nick {he will be 18….yikes!} and myself will be celebrating. We also have lots of great things planned this month for you, including some fun ideas for Holiday Gifts from the Kitchen. Hop on over to find more Menu Plans, including Monthly Menu Plans. November Menu […]

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Fajitas and Our Menu Plan

Doug’s become quite the fan of marinating for grilling this past Summer and even though the weather is getting chillier he still fires up the grill once or twice a week. He had planned on trying the World Harbors Jamaican Jerk marinade for quite awhile so this weekend Doug grabbed some at the store and […]

Breakfast Pies and Our Menu Plan

Happy Monday! I hope you all enjoyed the Halloween Party Food! Doug and I had fun creating it for you. We will be sharing a little re-cap plus some more fun recipes that we thought you might like, next week. It’s funny how you can get inspiration for a recipe. This past weekend, Doug, Casey […]

Halloween Party Food and Our Menu Plan

Beware! Enter at your own risk! We dub Halloween as the unofficial start of the holiday party season. After the long hot summer the days and nights around here turn decidedly fallish with the hint of winter in the crisp air. Our lives tend to slow down just a bit and allow us to spend […]

October Menu Plan

Happy October! Wait! Is it seriously October already? Man oh man, time flies by! Seems like the busier we are, the faster time goes, one main reason why I love to get my Menu Plan ready. Along with our October Menu Plan, we are sharing a special book with you, The Hour That Matters Most: The […]

Asian Meatballs: Food on a Stick

We have a fun week planned for you!! Food on a Stick! Every day we will share a fun recipe and some ideas for creating Food on a Stick. Inspired by Matt Armendariz and his new book, On A Stick, we thought it would be fun to create some fun food to inspire you also. […]

Parmesan Crusted Chicken with Hellmann’s

Hellmann’s Chicken Challenge is on! Each week on Hellmann’s, two chicken dishes, from Chipotle Lime Crusted Chicken to Baked Buffalo Chicken, will go head to head with the popular Parmesan Crusted Chicken. Doug and I were supposed to be heading to NYC today to help kick off the Hellmann’s Chicken Challenge, but things didn’t work out like […]

Breakfast Scramble and Weekly Menu Plan

We love Breakfast for Dinner! It’s one of most inexpensive meals you can serve for dinner. I usually schedule a couple dinners a month with breakfast items, but I also like to change up what I serve. Recently, I cooked up this Breakfast Scramble and we all loved it. The best thing about a Scramble […]

Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole and Weekly Menu Plan

Happy Labor Day! I hope you are all enjoying your holiday and a little relaxing. We took the weekend off, so we will be working today. Over the weekend we made this delicious Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole and just had to share it with you. It’s simple enough for weeknight meals, but special for holiday […]

September Menu Plan

Happy Monday! We are so excited you are here to visit! Pocket Change Gourmet is almost a month old, can you believe it? And is it seriously almost September? Where did our Summer go? Seems like the boys were just getting out the school, and now they are already back there. September is a special month […]