Pantry Challenge 2011: Day 17

Quinoa and Chicken

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. Today was a very fun day in our neck of the woods. Thanks to a federal holiday, hubs had the day off. So, we spent much of it out […]

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A New Beginning – Organizing Recipes

house in order

photo source: GoodLifeEats One of the beauties of the new year is that you get the illusion of a fresh start. True, nothing is truly different between December 31 and January 1, but it’s a wonderful encouragement to do new things, try new recipes, get good habits going. In an effort to put a little […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Days 14, 15 & 16

Baguette

The last few days, Days 14, 15, & 16 of my Pantry Challenge have just flown by. We’ve been recovering from colds, running errands, and just living life. But the Pantry Challenge continues. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Here’s what I served my family Day […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day 13

This was Day 13 of my Pantry Challenge. If you want to join me, go check out the details and sign up here. Sorry, no pictures today. It has been a whirlwind today! Here’s what I served my family today Breakfast – Bagels and fruit Lunch – Leftovers Dinner – Pasta for the fam; Chick-Fil-A for me […]

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Pantry Challenge 2011: Day 12

Tostadas

This was Day 12 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 This head cold has really knocked us all off our feets. We are definitely operating in low gear. Breakfast – Cereal and Fruit Hubs let […]

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

Pantry Dinner

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 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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