Week of Weeknight Meals: October 2022

Similar to that one other month has come and gone and I’m again with my Week of Weeknight Meals collection! This collection started on the weblog as a strategy to offer you guys a peek into what weeknight meals seem like in our home for one week of each month. Pics are snapped in real-time so no fancy meals images is allowed. This submit is only a real-life glimpse into our dinners and, as at all times, this month’s roundup of meals is sweet and easy.

Beneath you’ll discover dinners that embrace just a few Immediate Pot dishes, some leftovers, a comforting chili recipe and my go-to seared tuna recipe. I hope one thing beneath pops out at you and offers you some dinner inspiration as you intend out your weekly meals!

Week of Weeknight Meals: October 2022

  • Monday: Korean BBQ Rooster Bowls

Our week started on a excessive word with Monday’s Korean BBQ rooster bowls! (This was each Ryan and my favourite meal of the week!) I adopted this recipe from Boulder Locavore for the rooster and served it on high of blended grains together with cucumbers, blistered shishito peppers, salt, pepper and plenty of cilantro. The entire flavors labored so properly collectively and I’ll completely be making this one once more.

You can not go unsuitable with a Pinch of Yum recipe and the Sunday chili I created from their weblog for the primary time on Tuesday night time was one more hit! I adopted the Immediate Pot instructions for the chili and the one adjustments I made have been to omit the jalapeño and bacon (we didn’t have any available) and add in a bag of riced cauliflower. We couldn’t style the cauliflower and anytime I can sneak in further veggies into our meals, I’m all about it!

This recipe for Everything Bagel Seared Tuna remains to be my go-to recipe for tuna! I truthfully don’t assume I’ve made a special tuna recipe in years as a result of we love this one a lot. We ate our tuna with easy sides — brown rice and our favourite ginger sesame broccoli — and loved this meal lots.

  • Thursday: Immediate Pot Shortcut Pot Roast

I made a brilliant shortcut pot roast on Thursday night time. My two shortcuts: Utilizing the Immediate Pot and counting on a packet of ALDI’s Prepare dinner Home gradual cooker pub-style pot roast sauce for taste. I first seared the meat utilizing the sauté perform of the Immediate Pot after which added the sauce, carrots and onions and cooked it on excessive stress for 45 minutes. I then added some frozen peas to the combo and served it up with a sprinkle of garlic salt, a number of the broth throughout every thing and biscuits on the aspect.


Chase had a soccer recreation on Friday night time so leftovers labored completely for our household since we arrived dwelling late within the night. I reheated Tuesday’s chili and loved it with crushed tortilla chips and a sprinkle of cheese.

Query of the Day

Any current recipe favorites we should always add to our meal planning record? 

What was the perfect factor you ate for dinner final week?