Friday, October 1, 2010

October Menu ~ Menu Plan Monthly

Happy October everyone! Where has time gone? It seems like September just flew right by. I am so excited that fall has arrived. Texas has been having some unseasonably mild temperatures the last couple weeks, and I am loving it. The weather man said the first couple of weeks of October will be the same, yeah for once it actually feels a bit like Fall.

I can't wait to start cooking up some soup, stews and chilli's as the weather gets colder. This is my favorite time of year, Halloween, Pumpkins, Apples and Fall Baking, I can't wait! This is also the time of year that I try and get started on all my canning and baking for holiday gift giving. There is nothing better than giving and receiving gifts from the kitchen. OK enough rambling and back to the menu. I have a few repeats this month as well as the menu being a bit shorter than usual. I will be out of town for a couple days, so everyone will be on their own.

My daughter was sick pretty much the whole month of September with intestinal problems and was put on a soft diet. Besides all of us being dog tired, we pretty much just ate whatever we wanted, so the dinner menu sort of went out the window. I am really hoping to get back on track this month. So if you see a few familiar meals that's why. If your a monthly menu planner then you know what to do. Link up your October Menu Plan at the end of this post. I can't wait to see what everyone has planned for dinner.


October Dinner Menu


Waffle House Waffles, Bacon & Eggs
Chicken Stuffed Shells & Ricotta Bread
Beef Stew & Bishop Hills Corncake
Chicken W/Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Corn Casserole
Shrimp Scampi & Salad (New)
Cheese Enchiladas, Rice & Beans
Beef Noodle Bowls
Slow Cooker Chicken Posole (New) & Flour Tortillas
Roast Chicken, Gr. Beans & Lemon Roasted Potatoes (New)
Three Bean Chili & Corn Muffins (New)
Spaghetti & Meatballs, Salad & Texas Toast
PW Meatballs, Mashed Potatoes & Mixed Veggies
Pizza Night (Make Our Own)
Enchirittos, Rice & Beans
Friendship Casserole & Peasant Bread
Ground Beef Stroganoff, Rice, Broccoli & Cheese
& Duggar Rolls
Smoked Sausage Kabobs
Upside Down Supreme Pizza Bake & Salad
Crock Pot Pinto Beans & Cornbread
Fried Pork Chops, Au gratin Potatoes & Applesauce
Baked Spaghetti Os Casserole
Easy Peasy Chicken Legs, Parmesan Potatoes (New) & Fruit
Halloween (Order Pizza & Trick or Treat Brownie Cupcakes)
Buttermilk Chicken Strips, Macaroni & Cheese & Green Beans


Desserts & Goodies

Trick or Treat Brownie Cupcakes (New)
Pumpkin Apple Butter
Melba's Brownies (New)
Caramel Apple Crisp (New)
Southern Apple Fritters (New)
Banana Cream Pie (New)


Linked Recipes are recipes that are already listed on my site or somewhere else. Recipes marked as (New) will be shared as I make them. * Represents a meal carried over from last months menu that did not get prepared. If you notice any broken links please let me know so I can fix it.





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12 comments:

Katie Riddle said... #

Yum, you've found some really fun recipes for October. Thanks for sharing!

the country cook said... #

Looks like a good month, especially in the desserts category!

Mrs.B thinks said... #

I can't wait to make soups and stews as well. Thank you for sharing your meals.

Mo 'Betta said... #

I can barely plan one week at a time. I'm in awe of a whole month planned out! Look forward to going through your recipes for new ideas!

Shane and Paige said... #

Love these fall dinner ideas! Thanks for the ideas!

Val said... #

I love your ideas for this month! I make weekly menus but someday I will try a monthly menu! I will be following your recipes this month! I'm excited to try some of your recipes this month. October is one of my favorite months of the year.

sheila said... #

Wow your doing great with your blog. I never miss a recipe. Please accept the Lovely Blog Award. I love your blog! I will be posting about it soon

the Spartan said... #

Can't wait for the Apple fritters recipe--sounds delicious!

Amiee said... #

Love your site...almost half of my recipes come from Mommy's Kitchen and my family loves them. Thanks for taking the time to share.
Happy Fall...Amiee

Sharon said... #

How do I get the recipe for the Slow Cooker Posole?

Cheryl Z said... #

I stumbled across your site and absolutely LOVE it. It is exactly what I was looking for! I have extremely picky eaters and so far the recipes I have tried have gone over great!! Thank you so much!!

Lynell said... #

I have to say Thank You! My family loves the food I have been cooking and I owe it all to you. My husband is now looking on the frig. to see what Im fixing next. You have the best site and easy to use.
Keep it up..... please...lol