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 option to provide you with guys a peek into what weeknight meals appear 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 all the time, this month’s roundup of meals is good and easy.

Under you’ll discover dinners that embody a number of Prompt 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 propose out your weekly meals!

Week of Weeknight Meals: October 2022

  • Monday: Korean BBQ Hen Bowls

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

You can not go mistaken with a Pinch of Yum recipe and the Sunday chili I comprised of their weblog for the primary time on Tuesday evening was one more hit! I adopted the Prompt Pot instructions for the chili and the one adjustments I made have been to omit the jalapeño and bacon (we didn’t have any readily 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 continues to be my go-to recipe for tuna! I truthfully don’t assume I’ve made a distinct 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: Prompt Pot Shortcut Pot Roast

I made an excellent shortcut pot roast on Thursday evening. My two shortcuts: Utilizing the Prompt Pot and counting on a packet of ALDI’s Prepare dinner Home sluggish cooker pub-style pot roast sauce for taste. I first seared the meat utilizing the sauté perform of the Prompt Pot after which added the sauce, carrots and onions and cooked it on excessive strain for 45 minutes. I then added some frozen peas to the combo and served it up with a sprinkle of garlic salt, numerous the broth throughout all the things and biscuits on the facet.


Chase had a soccer sport on Friday evening so leftovers labored completely for our household since we arrived house 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 must always add to our meal planning checklist? 

What was one of the best factor you ate for dinner final week?