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Thyme for Cooking: Make 'dinner-time' easy

Do you want to eat healthier meals? 

burgers with mushroomsEat more vegetables?

More whole grains?

Less processed food?


Do you want to relax; have fun in the kitchen?

But don't have time to do the planning?

Find the recipes? 

Organize the shopping?


Do you want to stop making (and eating) too much food?

Buy only the food you need?

Use everything that you buy?

Get rid of all those leftover bits lurking in the fridge?


Free 'Weekly Menu Plans' to the rescue!

6 Day Menu             7 Day Menu              Main Courses Only

Which one is right for you? (Try them all, they're free.)

7 Day Menu

6 Day Menu

6 Main Courses

All recipes use fresh, seasonal produce.

Shopping lists help use your time more efficiently and control costs.

Enjoy menus with variety - recipes are rarely repeated within the year. 

Plan ahead - many weeks include one or two (or more) items that are planned for more than one meal.

And now..... The details:

The Shopping List:

The Recipes:

You will see recipes that use 1/4 cup of polenta, or 1/3 cup of rice.  I plan carefully to not make too much food.  We have 'planned-overs' not leftovers.