Try some this Belila bowls for breakfast this week. These were the old days cereal for us in Egypt!
Enjoy a free, 5-day meal plan of delicious meals for you and your family. Meal plan is a great way to ease your days, relax, save time while making sure your family is getting hot home-cooked meals every night.
I've been sharing 5-day meal plans with my email subscribers for many years now, started sharing some of those on Instagram and I love the feedback I get from those who love the meal plans and use them regularly.
If you’re new to my meal plans, they normally include 5 dinner recipes and one or two desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth. I'm trying my best to be thoughtful and add a variety of recipes with plenty of wiggle room for you to add or subtract food and I always suggest you make a day per week for leftovers or use them for lunch the next day.
📅 Food Holidays
This week we are having some interesting and fun days to celebrate. These days are a good opportunity to raise awareness, shed some light, or inspire you to create more recipes in your kitchen. So let's check them out:
- February 6 is National Yorkshire Pudding Day. If you have heard of it, it is not a pudding as we know it. Here is a simple and easy Yorkshire pudding recipe for you to try.
- February 9 is National Pizza Day. Try this easy pizza dough tonight.
🍠 In Season Now
Blood oranges and lemons are in season. Swiss chard, kale, arugula, cabbage, sweet potato and fennel.
Meal Prep Tricks
- Cook seasoned ground beef on Sunday to use in Tuesday and Thursday meals.
- Buy pre-chopped or pre-cored veggies if possible. Your time is worth money.
- Remember you can always switch the days around and do not forget to check the rest of the meal plans.
Try my falafel sandwich and you will be hooked. Falafel is a vegetarian and vegan dish that is enjoyed for its flavorful and satisfying taste. Here are some ideas of what to serve with falafel.
Philly Cheesesteak Casserole
In just 30 minutes have a wonderful satisfying meal with this easy ground beef Philly cheesesteak casserole.
Baked Mahi Mahi
A quick and saucy baked mahi mahi dinner. Serve with this Instant pot basmati rice for a fragrant side dish.
Okra Beef Stew
A simple classic okra beef stew in tomato sauce, so delicious with Lebanese rice.
Perfect for movie night, game day or for a quick and easy weeknight dinner. Serve a big platter of pizza burger with some pickles and french fries on the side.
This nutty and sweet bread pudding is called Om Ali, a delicious winter treat.
🖨️ Printable Shopping List
Here is a free printable shopping list to use while shopping this week.
Here is last week's menu plan for you to check, and do not forget to take a look at our menu plans.
I envy you visiting family. We have not been able to go to Alexandria since before last March and UK still not letting us go!!!!!!!
Enjoy your family time and eat some good old favourites for me please!!!!!!
Thank you dear ❤️. This is really strange, my cousin's wife just came from UK a couple of weeks ago!! I thought they are open to travel now.
Look forward to some recipes of Egyptian sweets!
Thanks Corinne. Any recipe in mind?
Enjoy your vacation time with your family. Safe journey there!
I’m enjoying your recipes. Very tasty.
Thank you so much dear.