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LucyBorgia Sun 30-Sep-12 09:55:11

Im trying to get enthusiastic about this weeks meal plans. I'm not. A month into my brandy spandy meal planning makeover I'm running out of inspiration. Care to share? I'll give you last weeks (yawn)if you give me your yours I just know yours will be more exciting than mine
Slow cooked ham for sandwiches etc
Mon Roast chicken
Tues Chicken pasta pesto
Wed Jamie's meatloaf
Thurs rach Allen's h/made sausages n apple sauce & colcannon
Fri supposed to be homemade but too tired so frozen pizza (nutritious mmm)

JiltedJohnsJulie Sun 30-Sep-12 11:08:05

Not really done very well at planning this weeks so far blush and I'm sure you're will be more exciting than mine.

Today Roast Chicken Dinner.
Monday, just me and DH. Left over chicken in stir fry.
Tues, just me and him again. Left over chicken in tom sauce with pasta.
Weds Probably Gammon or toad-in-the-hold.
Thursday Chicken Fajitas
Friday, whichever one we didn't have on Wednesday.

Ruprekt Sun 30-Sep-12 11:11:41

Sun - Roast chicken plus trimmings and apple crumble

Mon - Sausage and mash

Tue - Spag Bol and garlic mash

Wed- Salmon Risotto

Thu - Hot chicken salad

Fri - Pizza

Ruprekt Sun 30-Sep-12 11:12:03

garlic bread not mash - that would be odd!

slartybartfast Sun 30-Sep-12 11:16:02

ROAST today
spag bol
pasta bake
sausages and mash or chips
chicken casserolle
dh might make a steak pie at some point

LucyBorgia Sun 30-Sep-12 14:27:55

Ruprekt salmon risotto sounds yum do you use smoked salmon in that? It's so hard not to revert back to the meals you can do in your sleep during the week isn't it?

CalamityJones Sun 30-Sep-12 14:50:26

Pork belly with chili and fennel
Sausage fusili
Chili crab risotto
Clapshot pie (slightly fancy shepherds pie)
Chicken casserole w bacon and asparagus

Ruprekt Sun 30-Sep-12 14:51:34

DH makes it and uses a packet of hot salmon flakes from waitrose. lots of peas in it too.

Jcee Sun 30-Sep-12 17:29:46

I know what you mean - I'm always lacking inspiration so love threads like this for ideas....mind you my plans for this week are a bit meh so I doubt anyone will be stealing these...

Today - roast chicken dinner
Mon - chicken noodle asian soup thing with left over chicken
Tues - sausage & mash
Wed - risotto
Thurs - pasta bake
Fri - prawn red Thai curry

Mydogsleepsonthebed Sun 30-Sep-12 17:31:53

Monday - roast chicken dinner
Tuesday - dinner out I have a work thing to go to
Wednesday - chicken risotto
Thursday - chilli and rice and garlic bread (already made in freezer except for rice)
Friday - Cottage pie (already made and in freezer)

Cloudminnow Sun 30-Sep-12 17:33:33

Pork chops in orange and mustard

Chickpea, sweetcorn and chorizo garbanzo

Spiced cauliflower with butter beans

Tuna and pea fusili with chilli

that's all so far

chocolateshoes Sun 30-Sep-12 17:35:25

love these thread bevause they make me think about the week rather than stumbling my way through.....

mon- broccolli & anchovy pasta
tues - prawn curry & dahl, rice & naan
wed - veg lasagne & garlic bread
thurs - thai salmon, noodles & stir fry
fri - smoked mackeral, & potato dauphinoise
sat - home made pizza

charitygirl Sun 30-Sep-12 17:37:20

Mon - pasta and meatballs
Tues - sea bream fillets in sherry w/rice
Weds - out, hurray
Thurs - dhal of some description
Fri - brown rice risotto with leftover chicken from freezer, and bacon
Sat - maybe pork belly, mabe squid (both in freezer)...

TheArmadillo Sun 30-Sep-12 17:40:38

Mon - bit of a mix, chicken breasts with romesco sauce, masala spiced potato wedges, corn on the cob, salad.
Tues - Lamb and aubergine kebabs (from Allegra MCready's turkish programme) with flatbreads and salad
Wed - white fish with spicy tomato and chorizo sauce, spinach and roasted baby potatoes
Thurs - sausage pasta bake (tomato based one) from as ds has swimming so have to eat quickly and I can make in advance.
Fri - turkish chicken stew from Allegra's turkish programme and probably rice as dh doesn't like couscous.

For sunday lunch today we had brisket, yorkshire puddings, roasted cauliflower with parmesan, roasted carrots with thyme, sauteed onions (red and white) with rosemary and garlic, red wine gravy. Pudding was chocolate brownies with salted caramel layer.

charitygirl Sun 30-Sep-12 17:41:54

OOh chOcolateshoes - mackerel and dauphinoise def going on list for next week!

QuickLookBusy Sun 30-Sep-12 17:43:09

Sun-Roast chicken
Mon-sausage cider casserole
Tues-prawn risotto
Wed-cottage pie
Thurs-veg pasta bake
Fri-lemon sole
Sat-not sure yet, may be a takeaway.

modifiedmum Sun 30-Sep-12 17:45:26

Tonight being lazy as have a cold so it's a chinese take away for all of us.

Tomorrow: probably enchiladas
Tuesday: probably sausages and mash
Wednesday: Mac and Cheese
Thursday: chicken wrapped in parma ham, spicy mexican rice and corn on the cob
Friday: maybe beef and potato pie (homemade, can't stand ready made pies)

TomDaleysTrunks Sun 30-Sep-12 17:48:01

Love these threads

Tonight: lamb roast
Mon: left overs made into shepherds pie
Tues: Singapore vermicilli noodles
Weds: quorn sausage and spicy bean casserole with rice and cabbage
Thurs: fish pie and veg
Will also make lentil soup and use left overs for lunches.

Vickles Sun 30-Sep-12 17:48:39

Turkey lasagne spud jackets
Hunger buster sausage pasta
Creamy chicken gratin
Super Sticky chicken with winter coleslaw
Cheats puff pastry pizzas
Baked sweet potatoes with tangy beans
Italian soup and bread

All ideas from Ideal Home magazine. They have amazing recipes.

wheredidiputit Sun 30-Sep-12 17:50:27

This week

Sunday - Hairy Bikers beef and ale stew
monday - Pea, bacon and onion pasta
Tuesday - Homemade stew (made with leftover sunday dinner)
Wednesday - Chicken stir fry
Thursday - Sausage & Mash/Curry
Friday - Pizza

Today - veggie chilli and rice\salad
Monday - veggie bolognaise, garlic bread (no bread for me), salad
Tuesday - maybe veggie sausage casserole and baked potatoes or maybe veggie toad in the hole with savoy cabbage and roasted vege
Weds - erm, that's as far as I've got!

Any ideas for yummy veggie dishes which dp can cook and which don't use mushrooms, aubergines, courgettes or tinned tomatoes? Am SO bored of everything we eat and dp needs to extend his repertoire!

bigkidsdidit Sun 30-Sep-12 17:52:07

Chicken plate pie with new pots and broad beans
Cheese omelettes with salad
Spaghetti with tuna, capers and olives
Broccoli and Stilton soup

mumblecrumble Sun 30-Sep-12 18:06:14

Mon - spag bol in tom and carrot sauce (cook extra mince)

Tues - crispy fish (value white fish with half an egg splatted all over it with lastweek's knackered bread crumbed on top), baked spuds, toms and mushrooms in oven, peas

Wed - Pizza, dough from bread maker, tom puree, ham, sweetcorn, cheese

Thurs - turkey breast and bacon (left overs), lasagne with cheese sauce from last week, pasta and greens

Fri - cooked mince, beans in wraps

Sat - left over spag bol

Sun - Sausage sunday dinner

I usually try to eat veggy and few times but spag bol uses very little mince so lasts 3 lots...

Enjoyed seeing your ideas!

2kidsintow Sun 30-Sep-12 19:07:45

Today- Beef casserole.
Tomorrow- leftovers for lunch. Party tea (sausages, sandwiches, sausage roll, dips etc) as is dds birthday.
Tues - Chicken, sweetcorn and mushroom with pasta.
Wed - Sweet and sour with rice.
Thurs - Pasta and pesto
Fri - Chips from the chippie if the week has been a good one.

LucyLastik Sun 30-Sep-12 19:18:01

Today - Pork meatballs, roasted veg sauce and spaghetti
Mon - Tuna and sweetcorn jacket potatoes and salad
Tues - Slow cooked chicken casserole (Brownies night)
Wed - Oriental baked fish with peppers and vegetable rice
Thurs - Pitta bread pizzas and salad
Fri - My night off!!
Sat - Roast gammon, roast potatoes and veg
Sun - Either spag bol or chilli con carne (depending on what's left!)

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