I have had a system for quite sometime now of writing out 2 week menu at a time and posted it on the fridge, but I’ve wanted to do something more decorative for awhile now. I finally got around to it, and I’m so glad I did! For some reason my family seems to notice the menu so much more and is excited to see a favorite meal on the menu that week.
I used a 12 by 24 inch frame and lined it with 2 pieces of white paper with red polka dots.
Using my Silhouette Cameo and 2 shades of turquoise paper, I adapted a tag shape for the days of the week, and added text for the days.
I cut a couple banners from kraft brown cardstock too.
I glued it all to the polka dot background and put it back in the frame with the glass. For writing out the menu I love Bistro Chalk Markers, they write and erase easily, but don’t smear like dry erase markers. But any dry erase markers would work fine.
There is enough room that I could easily write out each meal of the day, and I like to use the space under the word “MENU” to write out extra kitchen projects for the week, like cookie dough, soft pretzels, or granola.
DIY Menu Board
July 12, 2013 by 3 Comments