Menu Plan Monday

This summer we have been keeping it simple with easy foods to allow for more time together, more time outside and more time with friends! Anything listed in italics is from our garden!

Sunday - Dinner at a friend's house

Monday - Vegetable (Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Organic Mushrooms, Bean Sprouts) Stir-fry with rice, fruit

Tuesday - Swedish meatballs w/ noodles, green beans, fruit

Wednesday - Tacos, breaded/ sauted zucchini, fruit

Thursday - Battered/Baked Fish & Chips (Sweet Potato fries), green beans, fruit

Friday - Dinner out

Saturday - Homemade whole wheat pizza, fruit

I’m an Organizing Junkie is home to Menu Plan Monday.

Earth-Friendly Family Budget

At a time when people are pinching pennies, I will share some ways in which my family is stretching our dollars by growing our own food, buying local foods and saving on organic and natural foods by using coupons.

Buying local is not just about supporting local farmers and supporting the local economy, but about knowing where your food comes from. To find local CSA's, farmers markets, restaurants among other information on purchasing locally produced food:

Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association also has info on locally produced food: