Fiesta Style Meal Prepping for August 9th 2015!!!

For this week I did a kind of Mexican inspired meal prep plan. If you know anything about me you know i can just about live on Mexican food. Something about that combination of cilantro, lime, the freshness of the veggies..

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Mm it’s just the best ever! So I did a lime cilantro brown basmati rice (only added a little salt),

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black beans(rinsed, drained, added a lil salt and garlic powder), this delicious steak I marinated for three days (in a lil oil, cider vinegar, salt, pepper, onion powder, and garlic powder),

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and some peppers and onions. To add to this as a sauce I made my homemade Pico De Gallo ( red onion, tomatoes, jalapeno, cilantro, fresh lime juice, and salt) which you can make however you like with more or less of any of the items.

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This just added this amazing freshness to the whole dish. I layers it up with rice, then beans, then peppers, then steak, top it all off with a ton of Pico and a drizzle of the juice. I also added some plain greek yogurt instead of sour cream and it was Amazing.

For breakfasts I made my Baked Blueberry Oatmeal again with just a few changes. I added a lil bit of greek yogurt this time and Stevia instead of honey. I think next I am going to do Banana Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal! I will def let y’all know how it turns out. I also did a dozen hard boiled eggs in my little egg cooker.

Click Here to see the recipe for my Baked Blueberry Banana Oatmeal I made this week!

For snacks I have my cheese sticks and Baby Bell white cheddar wheels. I also prepped some peppers, snow peas, and celery for snacking on. I also cut up a bunch of limes to put it water or squirt over my meals.

I also always keep bananas, oranges, apples, and grapes in the house. The boys literally will eat their weight in fruit if i let them. So these make good snacks to with a handful of nuts. The boys favorite snack is popcorn but i use that as a treat. My treat is I have a watermelon in there calling my name! The boys hate watermelon. All I get is “eww disgust disgust” from Tyler.

I mention this in my video, but my boys will eat parts of this but not all. So i roast them some chicken drums for protein and we do lots fresh veggies( mostly cucumbers, tomatoes, and any salad), then i will do some sort of simple noodle or bread with butter. They eat a wide variety of fruits and a few veggies but they like it very simple and recognizable. They will taste it if Momma is eating it though , of course!

So that’s about it. Please let me know what else you would like to see on these and let me know how you feel about this format with the pictures and video!

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