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June 2016 Monthly Menu Plan | www.fillingthejars.com | {Warmer weather meals} As the weather gets warmer, we do easier meals -- grill more, use the oven less. Click through for my June monthly menu plan and tips for keeping the house cool when cooking meals.

June 2016 Monthly Menu Plan

{Warmer Weather Meals} The temperatures have been very warm in Michigan for the past couple of weeks, and it looks like June will be the same. Since we try to NOT use the air conditioning if possible, we do easier meals — grill more, use the oven less. Tips: – Set up a roaster oven …

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April 2016 Monthly Menu Plan | www.fillingthejars.com | Wow, it’s time to create another monthly menu plan! I have found that planning and doing one big monthly shop saves my family at least $75/month. This month's plan also includes more crockpot-friendly recipes!

April 2016 Monthly Menu Plan

Wow, it’s time to create another monthly menu plan! Seriously, April almost snuck up on me… then I realized the shelves were looking a little bare and it must be time to make the monthly shopping trip. My older son wants to try living at home and commuting for his new 3-month work term, so …

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Oriental Chicken Salad - www.fillingthejars.com | This is a great main dish during the summer - or if you need some extra green during the dreary days of winter!

Oriental Chicken Salad

This Oriental Chicken Salad is a great main dish during the summer – or if you need some extra green during the dreary days of winter! The homemade dressing is very simple, but be sure to give it time to chill in the fridge. The original MSG-heavy (but so tasty!) recipe came from a family …

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