Okay so I know I’m being totally obnoxious announcing my birthday in my post title like that but I am just a huge fan of birthdays. LOVE them and yes even at 42 I still love and get excited about my birthday :) Except you know you’re getting old when you ask for a chair for your birthday. Yep a chair. A nice comfy, sink right in and have a little nap chair lol. I asked my hubby for a chair thinking we’d go out and look for one together only he surprised me and came home with one for me on Saturday. I had to stay hidden in the bedroom until he got it all set up in the living room. I was so nervous to come out and see what my surprise was. I was shocked to see a chair sitting there and I was even more surprised that I loved it! :) It’s perfect for my small space because it’s a really small recliner for the corner by the window. I didn’t even know they made them this small.
Definitely the highlight of last week goes to the Catalina Taco Salad recipe from Taste of Home. Such a simple recipe but it was very filling. The only changes I made was I used black beans instead of pinto and left out the onion because I was too lazy to chop one up :)
What was the recipe highlight from your menu last week? Share the link in the comments if you like :)
My Weekly Menu Plan:
Monday: My birthday ~ Lunch and dinner out!! :)
Tuesday: Dinner club ~ this month’s theme is a dish you grew up eating. I’m making my mom’s broccoli salad recipe.
Wednesday: Creamy Caesar Chicken Pasta Bake
Thursday: Easy Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwiches served with spinach salad
Friday: Leftover buffet
Sunday: Picking night!!
I hope you all have a most excellent week! My kids are finished school on Thursday, the count down is on!!!
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