Weekly Menu Plan: August 24

Royal Burger

It’s hard to believe August is coming to a close. In just a short while, Labor Day, the unofficial end of summer will arrive and we’ll be headed into fall. This time of year is extremely busy in my home, thankfully the weekly menu plan for this week will help alleviate any stress I may be […]

Weekly Menu Plan: August 17


If your August is shaping up like mine is then you are busier than ever. Work is hectic, the kids have something going on every night and dinner often gets forgotten about until the last minute. This use to happen to me all the time, until I started planning our dinners. The weekly menu plan for […]

Weekly Menu Plan: August 10


I love getting my kids involved in the cooking process. As they get older, my goal is to assign one night a week to each child who is then responsible for the meal prep and cooking. This gives me a bit of a break and teaches them the valuable lesson of being able to cook […]

Weekly Menu Plan: July 27


It’s the middle of the summer and hopefully, the weather is just perfect for lazy days in the backyard. Some of my very best childhood memories involve grilling in the backyard with my dad while playing with the garden hose. This week, our weekly menu plan is going to take that grill and put it to work! […]

Weekly Menu Plan: July 20

Grilled Shrimp with Butter and Herbs | Recipe on PocketChangeGourmet.com

There’s always that meal (or maybe, two) that feels like home. It’s a meal you make when you want to feel safe, or recall memories of your childhood, or maybe even cheer you up when you are sad. Comfort foods do just that and the weekly menu plan we have this week contains three recipes that do […]

Weekly Menu Plan: July 13

Grilled Chicken Philly Sandwich :: Recipe on PocketChangeGourmet.com

Never has there been a weekly menu plan more to my liking than this week. I am, quite literally, excited for every single day of the week. In fact, I’m so excited about these recipes, I won’t find it a chore to cook at all. If Fajitas, Wet Bean Burritos, Grilled Chicken Philly Sandwiches don’t get […]

Weekly Menu Plan: July 6

Fiesta  Skillet | Recipe on PocketChangeGourmet.com

With much of the country enjoying a hot summer, the oven is the last thing we want to be using when cooking dinner in the evening. That’s why all meals during this weekly menu plan come can be made on the stove (and most quickly) or in the slow cooker. The quicker you can get dinner […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 22

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This Weekly Menu Plan is sure to please the whole family! A yummy Slow Cooker recipe, Grilled Shrimp one night, Burgers on the weekend, and breakfast for dinner – you can’t go wrong! Add these to your recipe box as well… Weekly Menu Plan: June 23 Weekly Menu Plan: June 21 Weekly Menu Plan: June […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 15

Ham and Cheese Pockets | Recipe on PocketChangeGourmet.com

Is there a food that screams summer for you? It might be corn on the cob, watermelon, steaks on the grill or fresh ripe strawberries. For me, the smell of chicken on the grill brings me back to summers as a child. My father loved grilling chicken and I loved helping him. Our weekly menu plan […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 8

Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes

As the June days heat up, so do our homes. I always try to put off using the air conditioning for as long as possible. Because of that, I try to avoid using the oven during those days when it’s warm but not quite warm enough for the ac to be turned on. That’s why […]