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Inspire me - your meal plan for the week ahead

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cheeseburgerandfries Sun 01-Feb-15 19:42:20

Trying to meal plan to save money, time and use up all the bits and pieces lurking in the freezer.

What do you all have planned for the week ahead?

HolyDrinker Sun 01-Feb-15 19:45:51

Halloumi and coleslaw wraps with sweet potato wedges

Homemade chicken nuggets with fried gnocchi and beans

Pork chop with figgy sauce, mash and PSB

Philli cheese steak tagliatelle

Salmon, couscous and veg

Homemade pizza

Hmm, quite meat heavy this week. Wasn't planned. I did the meal planning and food order last night after a few drinks.

ClickMyHeels Sun 01-Feb-15 19:49:02

Monday- burritos made with left over pork from today, rice, cheese, peppers, homemade chilli sauce. With salad.
Tuesday- pasta with tomato, olive and tuna sauce. Another salad.
Wednesday- baked chicken with red onions and balsamic. Cous Cous. Fine beans.
Thursday- fish pie with Salmon and smoked haddock. Peas.
Friday- pizza (frozen)!
Saturday- friends coming round. Lamb tagine. Not decided what to make with it yet. Probs Cous Cous and preserved lemon salad, that's what normally do.

CrockedPot Sun 01-Feb-15 19:54:32

Monday - roast lamb dinner (always cook double portions on Sunday)
Tuesday - chicken Parmesan with pasta
Wednesday - Turkey mince chilli con carne and rice
Thursday - jacket pots with tuna and sweet corn and salad
Do supermarket shop in Friday's so that's the start of new week.

cheeseburgerandfries Sun 01-Feb-15 21:42:26

All sounds delicious- especially the philli cheese steak tagliatelle

fishym2b Sun 01-Feb-15 22:31:44

Mon halluomi parcels and sweet potato mash.
Tues turkey and chickpea burgers with wedges.
Wed vege spaghetti bolagnaise.
Thurs sweet and sour chicken with rice.
Fri home made pizzas.
Saturday fridge surprise grin grin

cdtaylornats Sun 01-Feb-15 22:38:52

Monday - Haddock, chips, whatever veg looks good at greengrocer
Tuesday - Cashew nut paella
Wednesday - Chicken Korma, Quinoa
Thursday - Beef Goulash, mash, whatevers left of the Monday veg
Friday - Jambalya

Saturday & Sunday depends on whats available at Farmers market, hopefully "Hairy Beef" if the Highland cattle farmers there.

Lottiesmama312 Sun 01-Feb-15 22:58:28

Monday - veal stirfy with rice noodles
Tuesday - homemade beef burgers, chunky sweet potato chips and corn on the cob
Wednesday - pasta with Jamie Oliver's "full of veg sauce", courtesy of my freezer
Thursday - Chicken casserole
Friday - mothers secret recipe for gluten free toad the hole, mash and veggies
Saturday - Spaghetti Bolognese
Sunday - Roast something (will buy meat at the end of the week)

Very very meat heavy this week as my parents are staying for a few days!grin

pregnantpause Mon 02-Feb-15 08:32:21

Monday- chickpea and preserved lemon stew

Tuesday- salmon in parsley sauce with potatoes and green beans

Wednesday- veg burgers and chips

Thursday- spaghetti carbonara

Friday- vegetarian chilli with rice

Saturday- roasted duck in cherry sauce with roast potatoes and veg

HorraceTheOtter Mon 02-Feb-15 08:39:29

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

IHaveBrilloHair Mon 02-Feb-15 15:27:26

Bacon wrapped meatloaf
Toad in the hole
Pasta with apple, blue cheese and pecans
Smoked cheese risotto
Sweet and sour pork, beef with broccoli, chinese veg curry
Chicago pizza pie
Fry up.

Silverjohnleggedit Mon 02-Feb-15 17:17:40

Pork in cider sauce
Cornish pie
Chicken with yoghurt and pomegranate
Steak and chips
Beef in designer beer
Teriyaki salmon
Mustard chicken

WhatAHooHa Mon 02-Feb-15 17:22:13

Tuna pasta bake
Baked spuds, beans, cheese
Sweet potato and chickpea curry
Poached eggs on toast
Fish & mash
Home made pizza
Toad in the hole

FelixFelix Mon 02-Feb-15 17:24:21

Mushroom stroganoff and brown rice
Pork with creme fraiche mustard sauce and mushroom rice
Creamy broccoli soup with wholemeal rolls
Mexican chicken stew and brown rice
Chicken fajitas
Cumberland swirl sausage with roasted veg/sweet potatoes

babygiraffe86 Mon 02-Feb-15 17:25:47

Oh all your meals sound wonderful - sadly I have a dp who knows what he likes and want change :-( yesterday - lasagne, homemade garlic bread and salad, tonight I've roasted a chicken and having a curry, tomorrow burritos, Wednesday toad in the hole, Thursday sa usage casserole, burgers Friday, pasta bake tomatoey on saturday :-)

MrsWOLF1 Mon 02-Feb-15 19:43:57

Today was prawn/ veg stir fry with sweet chilli noodles
Tuesday chicken cooked in the s/c roast potatoes veg gravy
Wednesday fish pie using up the prawns from Monday white fish &salmon from the freezer
Thursday beef kofta meatballs and rice
Friday something and oven chips

PeteCampbellsRecedingHairline Mon 02-Feb-15 19:49:38

Everyone else's meals are so much nicer than mine.sad We should have a recipe thread.

Anyway mine is:

Mon-prawn and coconut curry with rice.
Tues- chicken fajita wraps
Weds-toad in the hole
Thurs-chicken and leek risotto
Fri- fish and chips
Sat- spag Bol

DH insists on meat with every meal. He has no idea how expensive it is!

Hulababy Mon 02-Feb-15 19:52:25

Mon - pizza takeway (car broke down on only just got back in)
Tues - tuna with ratatouille
Wed - Spanish style chicken bake (DH and DD, I will be home late from work so eating out)
Thurs - cod and prawn gratin
Fri - chilli in tortilla bowls

MeganChips Mon 02-Feb-15 19:58:36

Mon - salmon with new potatoes, crispy kale and Hollandaise
Tues - lentil and vegetable curry with rice
Weds - tuna and vegetable gnocchi bake
Thurs- meatloaf with broccoli and mash
Fri - beef stroganoff. Probably with rice

Flingingmelon Mon 02-Feb-15 20:03:45

Monday - duck and pineapple curry
Tuesday - beef bourguignon
Wednesday - sweet pot and feta frittata
Thurs - spicy prawn linguine
Friday - pork saltimbocca
Saturday - fish pie
Sunday - probably a risotto with left over 'spring veg'

Allshallbewell Mon 02-Feb-15 20:12:43

Today- broad bean and pea risotto with tomato and basil salad
Tuesday- spaghetti with meatballs in tomato sauce, green beans
Wednesday- roasted root veg with haloumi and pesto butter beans
Thursday- spinach, mushroom and and ricotta en croute with salad
Friday- homemade fish fingers and chips, peas, baked beans
Saturday- wraps with a few fillings (not sure what yet), guacomole, carrot and pepper sticks
Sunday- roast chicken with all the trimmings

MilkRunningOutAgain Mon 02-Feb-15 20:28:35

Mon chipolatas, mash and baked beans
Tue chicken loaf, pitta bread and veggies
Wed cod and chorizo in tomato sauce with patatas bravas
Thur beef stew
Fri frittatas
Weekend probably chicken curry one day and home made turkey burgers the other

cheeseburgerandfries Mon 02-Feb-15 22:49:17

Pete my DH is the same- he would never eat a veg only option, his meal must always include meat.

Tonight we had a pork stew and cheddar mash.

Tomorrow is going to be chicken wrapped in bacon with a creamy carbonara type sauce with pasta.

Noggie Mon 02-Feb-15 23:15:34

Sunday roast lamb
Monday soup (left over veg +meat) & bread
Tuesday baked potato with beans, cheeses, salad, tuna etc
Wednesday- pea and ham pie with salad
Thursday spaghetti bolongese
Friday chicken fajitas
Saturday fish and homemade chips

iklboo Mon 02-Feb-15 23:28:47

Today - wraps
Tuesday - chicken, ham hock & leek casserole
Wednesday - homemade fishcakes, chips & peas
Thursday - venison sausages, mash & onion gravy
Friday - stir fry
Saturday - homemade burgers with pulled pork
Sunday - chicken dinner

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