Weekly Meal Plan

Simple Meal Planning including Free Printable Planner

I’ve been meaning to make this meal planner for sometime now. Every Sunday I tell myself “I’ll do that this week” then another week flies by and another meal planning session slaps me in the face. UGH. Things have moved on a little (only a little) since I made this last meal planner. We’ve added new foods to the regular hit list and have a bit of a theme to each day.

Pebble LOVES the daily theme and it’s really helped her to accept that some days she gets her favourite and some days she doesn’t. I like it too, it kind of makes meal planning easier, it reduces the overwhelming “what to cook” feeling a little bit. As for Rocky – he hates anything that isn’t sausages or yoghurt. We just keep trying *sigh*

I plan for Mondays and Tuesday to be most labour intensive, as that’s when I have my days off. Then Wednesday, Thursday and Friday are meals that are super quick and easy or cooked ahead. Saturday and Sunday are a breeze, as you’ll see!

Below is a screenshot showing a planner filled in with all our family favourites. Following that is a screenshot of the empty planner.

Simple Meal Planning including Free Printable Planner
Octavia and Vicky Meal Plan Printable

If you want this meal planner just click on the images above to download.

What are the favourite family meals in your home?

Want some food inspiration? This doco on Netflix is pretty mind blowing.

Netflix Chef's Table

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Winter School Holiday Fun

Here’s a few snaps from our day in the winter sunshine today. I was planning a stay at home and chill out day but I just couldn’t resist this Mud Play invitation! Thank goodness we had these guys to keep the kids dry! Then we stopped by a nearby playground afterwards. I can highly recommend Princess Elizabeth playground on South Terrace, it was awesome and our first visit. I’ve driven past it many times and always meant to stop by for a play. Today was the day.

p.s. Rocky didn’t want to know about the mud! He just kept saying “no! dardy! {dirty}”.

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What have you been up to this school holidays?

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