Menu Plan Monday – School Holidays Week 1

School holidays finally start this Monday which I have been looking forward to.  School holidays tends to make planning the weekly menu easier if anything, as I don’t have the after school activities to work around.

However I do need  to alter my shopping in general because when the kids are home they seem to consume so much more food!  We also tend to  have a lot more visitors, so I thought that it would be the perfect time to test run a Biscuit Recipe that Kate posted at Picklebums back in May, apparently the recipe makes 120 biscuits. 

Here is the rest of the weekly family menu plan:    

Monday – Pumpkin Soup
BakingSimple Savings Biscuits from Picklebums
Tuesday – Chicken Korma
Wednesday – Baked Penne
Thursday – Chicken Cacciatore
Friday – Left Overs
Saturday – Tacos
SundayBeef Stroganoff

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NB.  I am posting this a bit earlier as I am testing out some new features in Flock which is the new internet browser that I am using.  I have started preseason for the 30 Day Challenge, that is going to get me using all sorts of new things.  I have started twittering.  You can follow me under my user name planningqueen if you are into that sort of thing!   

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  1. says

    Good luck with the biscuits though they are pretty impossible to muck up. My advice – use two bowls and make a few ‘logs’ for the freezer!

    Ok so I got curious and followed your 30 days link… like I need another ‘thing’ to be doing but it sounds interesting, what’s it all about?

    katefs last blog post..Winter Blues…

  2. says

    This lot sounds delicious .
    I haven’t had Chicken Korma for a long time – I love the coconut aromas in it.I think you stirred something.
    I followed the link to 30 days too ? tell us more

    also what is flock ? I read it uses FireFox

    Trishs last blog post..Weekly winners

  3. says

    Flock is quite fun. Not sure I want to move to it just yet though. I’m pretty wedded to Firefox.

    I twitter too – I’m greengecko29.

    Shall have to try those bikkies.

    Pennys last blog post..Menu Plan Monday

  4. PlanningQueen says

    30 Day Challenge is an internet marketing online course which starts on August 1. There is a preaseason component, which takes you through all the stuff(Flock – internet browser, Twitter, and Google reader) that you will need to be able to use during the 30 Day Challenge. The actual challenge is to make $1 online by the end of the 30 days.

    Lightening has a team going which I have joined. I am sure there is more room for new members!!!!