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Meal Plan Friday 30th June 2017

The plan has been rather thrown together this week. I am not sure where the time went and it was not fun late on Sunday night trying to think of meals for the following week. I really must do better this week.

Friday - Mr MC&W was back from Barcelona so we had a ready meal curry. Boys had picnic dinner as they had their main meal at school.

Saturday - Homemade Pizza for the boys. We had Fish and Chips.

Sunday - Slow cooked lamb shanks with roast potatoes and lots of veggies including orange roasted carrots

Monday - Fish, oven roasted vegetables and rice with a homemade tomato sauce.

Tuesday - Meatballs and Spaghetti

Wednesday - Boys will have tortellini. Mr MC&W and I will have a BBQ

Thursday - Jacket Potatoes with beans and cheese for everyone except Mr MC&W who will have tuna

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  1. I really enjoy a jacket spud but for some reason we don't have them often. I'll have to change that!

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  2. Love homemade pizza. We're camping this weekend so need to plan meals we can cook on camping stove! X

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  3. My meal planning has gone out of the window as the kids are rejecting everything at the moment :(

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  4. Do you happen to have a recipe for the lamb thanks please x

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