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Old 05-15-2019, 02:31 PM   #1
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5/15/2019 - Ides of May Dinner

Ides - a day in the Roman calendar that fell roughly in the middle of the month. In March, May, July, and October it was the 15th day of the month; in other months it was the 13th.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ides

Now that we have that bit of trivia out of the way, tonight's dinner will be cheeseburgers on the grill. Sides will be sweet potato oven fries and a garden salad.

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Old 05-15-2019, 04:01 PM   #2
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It sure doesn't feel like Spring here today with all the dark gloom and rain expected.
It's a good day for My Chicken Chili on the stove and me in a chair with a good book and blanket.
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Old 05-15-2019, 04:06 PM   #3
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Hmmmm, I guess it is two months late to have a Caesar Salad.

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Old 05-15-2019, 04:16 PM   #4
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Cheeseburgers on the grill for us too.
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Old 05-15-2019, 05:37 PM   #5
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Chinese take out
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Old 05-15-2019, 05:48 PM   #6
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Today is also National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, so I baked a batch. Ugh, I'm not much of a from-scratch cookie baker (too time-intensive), but I figured "what the heck". I'm now cookie baking good for the next five years.


Anyway, dinner. There is just enough creamy chicken-wild rice soup for us, maybe. However, I have an egg and a half that need using*, so it's probably going to be breakfast-for-supper. I'll find out after I recover from cookie making...

* The cookie recipe called for a whole egg plus a yolk. I messed up separating the first egg, so I have a slightly scrambled egg and an egg white waiting to go to work...
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Old 05-15-2019, 08:33 PM   #7
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Grilled cheeseburgers sound so good.

I had a big slice of homemade lasagna, and a side salad with fresh cherry tomatoes picked from my little patio containers, topped with Italian dressing and a dusting of Parm. I'm stuffed.
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Old 05-15-2019, 10:49 PM   #8
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I miss my grill and I miss my kitchen, but we'll get by...

Today wasn't so nice, cloudy, rain in-and-out, no trade winds and hot & humid, so we decided to go to Ala Moana Shopping Center and Shirokiya's Japan Village Walk --- YUM!

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We shared Garlic Chicken, Cucumber Sushi, Edamame, Spring Roll, Tempura Chicken and Shrimp, of and did I say a draft Kirin for moi
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Smothered chicken in onion gravy over mashies with spinach on the side.



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Last Night's Stuffed Pepper, Mashed under Red Gravy, Stewies with Corn and Okra... Garden salad with Chipotle Ranch Dressing...


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