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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  • katef June 29, 2008 at 10:54 pm

    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…

  • Michelle June 30, 2008 at 1:36 pm

    Oh the chicken korma sounds so good…as everything else ;-) have a good week with the kids .

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  • Trish June 30, 2008 at 1:52 pm

    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

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  • List Mama June 30, 2008 at 2:19 pm

    I was wondering about your Pumpkin Soup and then went to your About page and found out that you are in winter now. That makes sense. I LOVE soups of all kinds, but will wait until it is our cooler season.


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  • Penny June 30, 2008 at 5:27 pm

    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

  • PlanningQueen June 30, 2008 at 10:09 pm

    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!!!!

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