Last week was amazing, and extremely busy.
More about that in a moment.
This week, we're beginning a Pantry Challenge.
Here's the plan:
the day after our oldest son's wedding reception. We were tired!!!
Lunch & dinner are both leftovers - we have Italian from Thursday night's dinner and burgers from Friday's cookout. We woke up too late to have breakfast so we went straight to lunch.
Lunch: at the bowling alley for ds, leftovers from home for me. Hubs disappeared somewhere so I don't know what he ate!
Dinner: Turkey breast (from the freezer), homemade gravy, on toasted bread for open-faced sandwiches, along with some fried okra that I bought to make while the big boys were home. Dessert will be a cheesecake from the freezer.
Lunch: at the bowling alley again for ds, leftovers or sandwiches at home for dh & me.
Dinner: BBQ chicken sandwiches (made from leftover chicken last week), leftover pasta salad, and perhaps a green salad. We've finally got some tomatoes coming in!
Lunch: bowling alley & leftovers or sandwiches.
Dinner: Spaghetti, homemade bread, zucchini fingers (from an enormous one given to us by a friend)
Lunch: bowling alley & leftovers or salad.
Dinner: Sandwiches & chips
Lunch: bowling alley & leftovers or sandwiches/salads
Dinner: Out at a friend's house - bringing baked beans
TBA...I'll take inventory and reassess.
And as for last week, here's what we did...
All my boys were at home for the first time in 4 years. I loved every second...even the load of towels I had to wash every day. :) My son and his new wife were home for a wedding reception (since they married in Hawaii in the fall and no one could come.)
|Thursday evening...a dinner for the families to meet for the first time|
|The daughter-in-love adored the "H" that we had filled with succulents. I'll be shipping it home for them.|
|They played corn hole for HOURS.|
|On Saturday: sons #2 & #3 with me, getting ready|
|And horsing around with Dad|
|And Marine Son w/his Dad|
We are blessed beyond measure.