Monday, August 12, 2013

Menu Plan Monday Back to School Snacks and Family Favorites Recipes

Welcome to Menu Plan Monday! Time to get this week started. Besides my menu plan of family favorites, here are some back to school snack ideas to have ready for the kids when they come home from school. What snack do you have around the house for the kids to grab on the go?

1 Dozen Back To School Snacks
Antipasto
Baked Carrots
Dehydrated Fruit- strawberries & apples
Flower Power Artist Veggies
Gazpacho Dip
Easy Granola- serve with yogurt or eat plain!
Healthy Breakfast Cookies (or after school snack ;)
Homemade Pretzels- plain or cinnamon sugar
Push Pop Snacks
Smores on the Go
Veggie Critter Snack Attack
Whole Wheat Banana Muffins from Mostly Homemade and featured recipe from last week's menu plan link party!


6 Family Favorite Recipes

Monday- Thai Basil Rice with your choice of meat. We use grilled shrimp and/or chicken
Tuesday- EASY Chicken Tostada Salad- use leftover or make extra grilled chicken from Monday
Wednesday- Mock Mashed Potato Bar - we use cauliflower but you can do this same meal with real mashed potatoes - kid favorite!
Thursday- Kim's Lazy Lasagna
Friday- Texas Straw Hat - make extra ground meat on Thursday for this meal.
Weekend - Serious you want me to cook after cooking all week? No way the kitchen is closed. Leftovers are on the menu :) You can check my recipe box for inspiration!
Sweet Treat 4 Kids- Did you know it was National Zucchini Day this past week? Yep and this Chocolate Zucchini Cake is a must make!
Featured Menu Plan from I Am Succeeding- Menu Plan- tasty menu and check out her blog!

I've linked up at OrgJunkie's Menu Plan Monday link up. I will pin some of the below post on Pinterest as I have time this week!! Remember each week I try and share a recipe & menu plan each week which was linked up. If you do pin my post, please leave a comment and I will be sure to get yours pinned. Thanks! Have a super week.



3 comments:

Kira said...

I love everything on this weeks menu, especially thai basil chicken looks pretty yummy.

Trish said...

Good morning! Thank you so much for featuring my menu! Have an amazing day.

Raven J. said...

Thank you for hosting such a great link party!

Raven J. True Blue Baking

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