Meals for a Month: April


1. Lunch: Invited to friends’ home after church
Dinner: Mom at Book Club; Dad in-charge of dinner

2. Lunch: Salad with Avocado-Cesar Dressing, Spicy Poached Salmon & Whole Wheat Crostini
Dinner: Homemade Pepperoni Pizza, Pesto-Zucchini Pizza

3. Lunch: Leftover Pizza
Dinner: Tilapia with Caper-Parsley Sauce, Roasted Balsamic Sweet Potatoes, Broccoli Slaw

4.Lunch: Sea-Tac Airport/Layover with Auntie Cheryl
Super-Simple Supper: Crock pot Meal
Italian Lentil Soup*
*page 53, Not Your Mother’s Slow Cooker Cookbook

5. Spaghetti Bolognese and Green Salad

6. Good Friday Service at Church
Family Lunch:
Grilled Chili Paprika Sausage, Couscous, and Sauteed Vegetables
Super-Simple Supper: Leftovers

7. Friend’s Baptism at New Life Church Evening Service
Super-Simple Supper: Breakfast for Dinner
Biscuits and Egg Gravy 

8. Easter/Resurrection Sunday
Slow-Cooker Sunday: Crock Pot Meal
 Hoisin Chicken*, Steamed Brown Rice, Simple Stir-Fried Cabbage Garlic Green Beans
*page 271, Not Your Mother’s Slow Cooker Cookbook

9. Stay-cation Day Trip
Make It Up As We Go

10. Stay-cation Day Trip
Make It Up As We Go

11. Stay-cation Day Trip
Make It Up As We Go

12. Stay-cation Day Trip
Make It Up As We Go

13.  Stay-cation
Homemade Pizza, Vegetable Tray & Dip

14.  Stay-cation Day Trip
Super-Simple Supper: Freezer Meal
Teriyaki Chicken*, Brown Rice, & Roasted Broccoli
*defrost marinated chicken

15. Stay-cation Brunch:
Soaked Oatmeal Pancakes with Mixed Berry Compote, Scrambled Eggs, & Bacon

Dinner at Friend’s Home

16. Sweet & Sticky Chicken Drumsticks, Coconut (Brown) Rice, Garlic Green Beans

17. Mujadarra, Hummus, and Homemade Pitas 

18. Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken, Rice and Broccoli

19. Super-Simple Supper: Soup
Chicken Noodle Soup

20. Super-Simple Supper: Freezer Meal
Taco Soup with Cornbread Muffins

21. Mom’s teaching a Cajun Cooking Class
Dad’s Night Out w/ Kids

22. Slow-Cooker Sunday:
Chicken Curry, Rice and Sauteed Vegetables

23. Pan-Fried Pork chops, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, & Green Beans

24.Greek Pasta with White Beans, Spinach & Olives and Green Salad

25. Super-Simple Supper: Breakfast for Dinner
Sausage, Eggs and Toast w/ Jam

26. Italian Sausage and Home Fries with Italian Green Beans

27. Toasted Sesame Ginger Salmon, Couscous and Roasted Carrots

28. Leftovers

29. Slow-Cooker Sunday*:
Chicken Noodle Soup
*Slow-cook chicken overnight

30. Ground Turkey Tacos, Homemade Refried Beans, and Mexican Street Salad


3 responses to “Meals for a Month: April

  1. Wow talk about some great meals. No. 23 is one of my favorites!

  2. Cajun Cooking Class??? My oh my is it open to the public? I sure would love to go!

    • foodfunfamily

      Janelle, this one is private. Was auctioned off at our church’s mission’s auction. But I’d be open to teaching others. 🙂 -Jada

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