Being on a tight budget makes menu planning a necessity for me. I also find it easier to eat a healthy diet myself and feed one to my family by planning in advance.
The whole day can be balanced this way. (At least that is the goal!)
My niece's first birthday party so dinner at my brother's house.
Single Mother's Day BBQ (potluck at my house)
Chocolate Fudge Cake
Turkey and gravy
home made multigrain bread
Turkey pot pie
harvest medley (4 rice blend)
Tuna Melt sandwiches (from Rachael Ray's show) http://http//www.rachaelrayshow.com/?q=node/9382
carrots, celery, red peppers and sliced cucumbers