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Monday, July 9, 2012

Meal Plan Monday & Guest Post


Hey my friends! Today I'm guest posting over at Blissful and Domestic. I'm so excited to be a part of the My Blissful Home Tours Series! I'd love for you to stop by and visit! Danielle has an awesome blog and great tips and ideas for living on a budget.

For the week of July 9 thru July 15

Beef and Pea Pod Stir Fry, Rice

Eat Out

Thai Turkey Wraps, Warm Potato Salad

Grilled Honey Mustard Chicken, Broccoli Salad

Homemade Pizza, Breadsticks


Homemade Chicken Salad on Croissants, Fresh Fruit

Warm Potato Salad with Bacon & Onion

3 lbs red potatoes
8 slices of bacon, diced
1 small onion, diced
1/4 cup white vinegar
2 Tbs water
1 Tbs granulated sugar
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp pepper
1 tsp celery seed

Boil potatoes until fork tender, about 20 minutes. Drain and cut potatoes into wedges. Add to a large bowl for mixing.

In a large skillet, add diced bacon and cook until crispy, about 5 minutes. Remove from skillet with slotted spoon and add to potatoes.

Add diced onion to skillet and cook unti tender, about 3-5 minutes. Remove from skillet with slotted spoon and add to potatoes and bacon.

Combine vinegar, water, sugar, salt, pepper and celery seed in small bowl. Pour into skillet with the bacon drippings and cook until thickened, about 1-2 minutes. Pour over potatoes and toss until all ingredients are well coated. Serve warm.


  1. Hi Lori! I will be heading over to read your guest post! Have a great week!

  2. Lori, read your post on Blissful & Domestic, love your ideas! I've since perused your blog and am so inspired. Where did you get the house numbers for your front porch? I love how they're pretty & decorative but still homey! Thanks.