Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein #healthy #recipe


Chow Mein means ‘fried noodles’, chow meaning ‘fried’ and mein meaning ‘noodles’. But this is one of the dishes we thought we would give a try in order to reduce the carbs in our diet coming via pasta or noodles. Another is the Smoky Mexican Stir Fry.

Fortunately Spaghetti Squash when cooked properly provides a noodle like flesh. So you have not only the look but the taste of traditional Chow Mein

As with the Smoky Mexican Stir Fry this turned into a truly healthy family favorite. Continue reading “Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein #healthy #recipe”

#groceryshopping results for the #menuplan for the week of 4/11/2016 and 4/18/2016


This week was a lesson in why you should plan ahead.

So how did we do this week at meeting our goal of staying under $200 for 2 weeks dinners, the Week Starting 4/11/2016 and the Week Starting 4/18/2016? Surprisingly well all things considered! Continue reading “#groceryshopping results for the #menuplan for the week of 4/11/2016 and 4/18/2016”