Posted in August 2012

Sausage Lasagna

Sausage Lasagna

Making homemade lasagna is a big commitment. Prior to this Saturday, it had been about six months since I last did so, having made Butternut Squash Lasagna last February. This time, I made Sausage Lasagna, using a recipe from the Food Network, which was even better. First, each of layering elements must be prepared. I … Continue reading

Meal Planning for Week of August 11-17

Meal Planning for Week of August 11-17

Time for a weekly recap and planning post. Last Week: Dinner Meal Plan for Week of August 5 – August 10: Sunday: McDonald’s. Womp womp. Monday:  Pasta Fagioli Soup Can’t get enough of this recipe. It’s so quick and easy to make, and it tastes amazing! Tuesday: Taco Tuesday at Sabor Latino with Five Cent … Continue reading

California Shrimp Tacos with Corn Salsa

California Shrimp Tacos with Corn Salsa

I just love this summery new recipe I tried this week for California Shrimp Tacos from Taste of Home. First I prepared a corn salsa, with a can of drained Mexicorn, diced tomatoes, black beans, cilantro, garlic, and pepper. For the shrimp, I heated one pound of peeled, deveined shrimp in a skillet and sprinkled … Continue reading

BFF’s Wedding: Reception

BFF’s Wedding: Reception

This post is Part II of my BFF’s wedding recap. Missed Part I? You can read it here. After the ceremony, most of the guests headed indoors to the reception hall, while the wedding party was photographed outdoors. ‘Twas hot, hot, hot out there! I think everyone was just thankful for the sunny, breezy day … Continue reading

BFF’s Wedding: Getting Ready & Ceremony

BFF’s Wedding: Getting Ready & Ceremony

As promised in my last post covering the rehearsal dinner and night before the wedding, I have pictures from my BFF’s wedding day which occurred this past weekend. After only a handful of hours of sleep for each of us, we were up bright and early to load up our cars, stop for fuel (in … Continue reading

Meal Planning for Week of August 5-10

Meal Planning for Week of August 5-10

Hey dudes. It’s Sunday, which means it’s time for a weekly meal recap and menu planning post. Last Week: Dinner Meal Plan for Week of July 28 – August 4: Saturday: Out to dinner, for belated anniversary dinner Sunday: Grilled Biercamp Brats, Dilled Potato Salad, Roasted Brussels Sprouts Monday: Chicken Enchilada Soup, & Salad   … Continue reading