Menu for the Week of May 5th

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking
Make your own sparkling juices!

Breakfast Menu:
(Any combination of the following)
French toast
Egg whites and spinach (hubby’s choice)
English muffins
Baked oatmeal
Breakfast cookies
Cinnamon rolls
Pumpkin pancakes
Baked eggs and cheese casserole
Toasted peanut butter & banana sandwich

Lunch Menu:
(We like to add fruit and/or carrots to any of these “entrees”)
Pasta  (my kids love it)
Macaroni and cheese
Vegetarian corn dogs
Vegetarian hamburgers
Hot dogs
Chicken, turkey or ham sandwiches
Graham crackers and milk
English muffins
Peanut butter and fluff sandwiches
Whole wheat toast
Yogurt or cheese sticks, crackers

Dinner Menu:


Pancakes with sprinkles, vegetarian sausages, hard-boiled eggs and orange juice

Beef and Spinach Pasta
Grocery list: Ground beef, pasta, spinach, garlic, tomato puree, beef broth, Italian seasoning, Worcestershire sauce and mozzarella cheese

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking

Penne, tomato and mozzarella salad

Grocery list:  Penne, tomatoes, olive oil, green onions, garlic, mozzarella cheese,
Parmesan cheese, basil, black olives (optional)

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking

Taco Salad

Grocery list: Lettuce, mozzarella cheese, cheddar cheese, ground meat, taco seasoning, tortillas,  tomatoes, Italian dressing

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking
Grocery list: Lasagna noodles, cottage cheese, egg, spinach, pasta sauce, mozzarella and Parmesan cheese and salad ingredients

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking

Tex-Mex Bake
and Cornbread
This is so good! I made it when we had my parents over for dinner, and they liked it so much, they served it when they had company. Fresh tomatoes on top and taco sauce was a nice addition.
Grocery list: rigatoni pasta, ground turkey or beef, onion, corn, black beans, salsa, cottage cheese, egg, taco seasoning, cilantro, cumin, Monterrey Jack cheese and cornbread fixings

Hope you have a good week!

Menu for the Week of May 5th, Joyful Homemaking


  1. May 6, 2013 / 5:53 pm

    Your menu plan sounds delicious.

  2. May 8, 2013 / 6:57 am

    It’s great to see that you have such a lovely blog dedicated to homemaking. We have just started a Facebook group exclusively for women homemakers from around the world. Thought this group would be of immense value to your readers. The link to the group is

  3. May 11, 2013 / 10:33 am

    Hi Margo,
    Thank you so much for sharing this awesome post with Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a very special Mothers Day Weekend and come back soon!
    Miz Helen

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