What was in those baskets on January 21st

22 01 2012

What a crazy day! We had a storm coming in and the wind was blowing pretty hard even for Kingman. We even had a late truck today but that didn’t stop the amazing volunteers from working hard to get all the produce unloaded and distributed. It was all worth it because we had a very large basket this week!

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This weeks basket had bananas, kiwi, pomegranate, oranges, apples, lettuce, corn, broccoli, tomatoes, and cauliflower.

This week my family is going to be working on eating meals out of our freezer to clean things out a bit. Of course we will be eating all of our produce as sides to our meals. I plan on making Corn Chowder, Baked Parmesan Tomatoes, and Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Cranberries with some of our produce. The Brussels Spouts were a huge hit in my house and I was thinking about substituting pomegranate in place of the dried cranberries.

I hope everyone had a great week and enjoys the basket. What are your plans with your produce this week?

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22 01 2012
Kendra

We are also cleaning out the pantry this week. We didnt get apples we got grapes in Phoenix. We also got the Asian pack.
Sunday – Salad
Cheeseburger Salad, Homemade Chicken Nuggets (kids) with green beans
Monday – Asian
Lettuce wraps and grapes
Tuesday – Sandwich
Roast beef swiss mini dippers(adapted from pizza puffs) Corn on the Cob and peaches
Wednesday – Mexican
Chicken enchilada salad
Thursday – Asia
Stir Fry with Won Ton Chips
Friday – Comfort Food Night
Homemade Chicken nuggets with fries and a salad
Saturday – Pizza
Salad and pears
Sunday – Italian
Pasta with Sausage Meatballs/Baked Eggplant, Salad and Garlic Rolls
Lunches
Left Over’s or salad/grilled cheese with soup

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