Category Archives: Menu planning

A Week of Meals

Wow. It’s been an age, hasn’t it? I’m sorry for that. I’ve got only one (compound) word for you to explain myself. Bookfair. I am co-chair, one of three, of the book fair at our elementary school. Weeks of planning decorations, … Continue reading

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Homemade Cheesesteaks

So, last night I was out with fellow swim moms and swim kids at a restaurant about 20 minutes away. We had a blast, laughing, catching up and just sitting down together to share a meal which is a rare … Continue reading

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Cobb Swimmer Power Salad

I’ve made them before, I’ve written about them before … the power salad. The salad exactly right for hungry girls (and boys) after school that give them everything they need to get through a two-and-a-half hour workout complete with running … Continue reading

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Brats, Brats and more Brats

One week from today, I will be sitting in the Aquatic center watching someone with my last name swim. A 50? A 100? A 400? Depends on which kid. Mollie, Lizzie and Bennett are all swimming. Abby will swim in … Continue reading

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Lentil Soup

We’ve been having some weird weather. On again, off again clouds, occasional storms. The Weather Channel promises us 80% thunderstorms … we get sun and humidity. Lies. All of it. I love a good thunderstorm, but ours have been rather short … Continue reading

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Menu for the Week

I know, I know … all I ever talk about is organization, and planning and thinking. Sometimes I get tired of that. It’s hard to have to think all the time. Plus, sometimes I have a difficult time coming up … Continue reading

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