Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Eleven (& What’s On Your Plate?)

Pantry Dinner

Want the dish on delicious ways to act your wage? Subscribe to GCE in a reader or via email or follow me on Facebook or twitter.Welcome to What’s On Your Plate?! What’s on Your Plate? is designed to be a conversation amongst good eaters. Tell us about a recent meal. Did it meet with rave […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Ten

Curried Potatoes

This was Day Ten of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast - Special K cereal, milk, fruit These were all purchases from the last week since we were running out of cereal, milk, and fruit. I […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Days 8 & 9

Brats Hot dogs

This was Days 8 and 9 of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. It seems like the weekends just fly by! Here’s what I served my family this weekend: Saturday Breakfast – Cinnamon Muffins, Fresh Fruit Lunch – Wacky Soup I combined leftover […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Seven

INO

This was Day Seven of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Today featured one of our regular trips to the orthodontist. With three kids wearing braces or a retainer, we spend a lot of time there. And part of the trip is to […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Six

Tamales

This was Day Six of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast – Rice Pudding, Cereal At the kids’ request, I made rice pudding. I had plenty of half and half and some arborio rice that […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Five

Veggie Lunch

This was Day Five of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast – Breakfast Cookies, Applesauce, Pineapple Spears, Orange Juice from Frozen Concentrate I think we got our intake of fruit for the day right here. […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Four (& What’s On Your Plate?)

Instant Oatmeal

Welcome to What’s On Your Plate?! What’s on Your Plate? is designed to be a conversation amongst good eaters. Tell us about a recent meal. Did it meet with rave reviews? Or did it bomb? What side dishes did you pair with the star of the show? Did you try a new ingredient? Find the […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Three

Two Soups

This was Day of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details here. ‘Twas cold and wet in these here parts today. Gloomy skies make me appreciate the sun so much more! Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast – Fresh Pineapple, Chocolate Butterhorns I stocked up on […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day Two

Harbor Fish

This was Day 2 of my Pantry Challenge to make the most of the resources we have. If you want to join me, go check out the details here. Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast – Donuts This is our last vacation day, so we celebrated with sleeping in and donuts. Lunch – Fish […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day One

Jam Muffins

Today was the first day of my pantry challenge. This month I’m trying to make the most of what we have and do a little “freezer cleaning,” bake from scratch, and otherwise reduce our grocery spending a little this month. Here’s what I served my family Breakfast – Petit Dejeuner and Chocolate Chip Jam Muffins. […]

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