Jessica's Jottings:

On faith, food, family and frugality

Gluten- and Dairy-free Menu Plan, Week 2

on February 13, 2013

Dear WordPress,

Right now, I really don’t like you. Even though I’ve saved this several times as I’ve been making it up, you keep eating it. Not only am I struggling to get this done due to ongoing kid illness, but you keep EATING my meal plan. Not helpful, dude. Not helpful at all. >.<



This Week’s Menu:

Sunday, February 10

Breakfast: Bacon Egg Biscuits (Homemade Biscuits* made with GF all-purpose flour)
Lunch: Chicken Soup
Dinner: Roast Chicken and Potatoes


Monday, February 11

Breakfast: Eggs and leftover pancakes
Lunch: leftovers
Tomato Soup and chicken veggie saute

Tasks: Check kombucha, make more chicken broth

Tuesday, February 12

Breakfast: Bob’s Mighty Good Cereal (i.e. “Porridge”)
Lunch: Nitrate-free lunch meat and veggies
Dinner: Breakfast for dinner: bacon, eggs, and these biscuits

Tasks: Make up the gluten-free buckwheat bread recipe found here.

Wednesday, February 13

Breakfast: Banana muffins
Lunch: Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
Cuban beans and Coconut Lime Basmati rice (Cello lesson tonight!)

Tasks: Make Healthy Cookie Dough Balls, bottle up chicken broth, pull out Cuban Beans from the freezer, make rice, Make more of the Oat-Rice flour mix to make more buckwheat bread.

Thursday, February 14

Breakfast: Pumpkin Pie Casserole and Maple Cinnamon Blender Pancakes
Lunch: Leftovers
Cajun Chickpea Patties with Paleo Herbed Biscuits

Tasks: Pull chickpeas out of the freezer in the morning.

Friday, February 15

Breakfast: Dairy-free banana smoothies, omelets, and gf toast
Lunch: Taco salads with refried beans
Salmon Croquettes with Romanesco Sauce with Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes (Date night?)

Tasks: Pull a chicken out of the freezer to thaw. **Assemble dinner for Saturday and refrigerate. Pull beans out of the freezer for dinner.

Saturday, February 16

Breakfast: Gluten-free pancakes or waffles, chef’s choice
Lunch: Leftovers
Slow Cooker Honey Mustard Chicken*** and cornbread (using a gluten-free flour)

Tasks: Get dinner started in the crockpot.

*One of the nice things about getting this out a few days later is that I can somewhat review the recipes we’ve tried. The biscuits did not work. /sigh

These biscuits, however, did!

**We’re having so much chicken because I found a GREAT deal on whole organic chickens a few weeks ago. There were six of them marked down for quick sale and I was able to get them all, bring them home and throw them in my deep freezer. I ❤ my deep freezer!!!

***I didn’t get this done last week. There is SO. MUCH. that I haven’t gotten done the last few weeks. /sigh
It’s only a season. heh…I must keep reminding myself of that.

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