Christmas 2013 + Weekly Meal Plan

Recap of Last Week

Dinner Meal Plan for December 21-28:

  • Saturday: Out to dinner at Bigalora <-review post coming soon

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  • Sunday: Cuban Pork Shoulder with Beans and Rice <-post coming soon


  • Monday: Leftover Cuban Pork with Beans and Rice
  • Tuesday: Christmas Eve – family gathering at my aunt and uncle’s

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The huz and I:

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My cousins and their significant others. Big congrats to my cousin & her fiancé who were just engaged! My cousin’s Baby A is getting so big and she just has the cutest personality.

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My immediate fam:

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  • Wednesday: Christmas Day – brunch & presents at my parents’! [Then nibbles the rest of the day, including up at the huz’ grandparents’ place later in the day.]

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Hilariously, my sister and I bought the EXACT same candle for each other for Christmas this year! It’s the Party Dress scent from Bath & Body Works – love it. (Please excuse the PJs).


It was a Merry Christmas this year!


  • Thursday: Homemade Beef Stuffed Cabbage Rolls and Mushroom and Mustard Spaetzle, made by meeee! <- post coming soon!


12 December 2013

  • Saturday: Bagger Dave’s, after attending the U-M basketball game at Crisler, and before watching the Michigan Football team play in the [sad] Buffalo Wild Wings bowl on the tube.

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This burger, a custom-designed 1/2 pounder beef burger with bacon, guac, Santa Fe chipotle sauce and more, on a Buffalo spice bun, accompanied by a Michigan craft beer, completely hit the spot.

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Upcoming Week

Dinner Meal Plan for December 29 – January 4:

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