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Old 02-16-2008, 08:25 AM   #1
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Wink Dinner, Sat. Feb. 16

Tonights dinner will be grandson friendly -(both here this weekend).
I am making grilled pork cutlets, boiled red potatoes, corn on the cob, coleslaw and dinner rolls. Watermelon for dessert -orange push-ups later.


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Old 02-16-2008, 08:28 AM   #2
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Pot roast. Chuck roasts on sale cheap, and I haven't made a plain pot roast in a long time. Of course, with the left overs I will have stew....

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Old 02-16-2008, 08:44 AM   #3
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another saturday, another double.

man, am i getting sick of these.

the last coupla weeks have been souvlaki, a reuben, and sushi on the way home. i may go with chinese tonight.
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:09 AM   #4
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pot roast here too, found two in the freezer, what a surprise, made with sweet potatoes, canned yukon golds, celery, garlic, only things in the pot roast not raised here are the onions, s&p and paprika. with whole wheat dinner rolls, still have some chocolate cake left
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:16 AM   #5
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I don't get real creative with my two toddlers. They are very picky so I tend to go with what I know they will eat lol.

Frozen pizza for all 3 of us (Daddy is working). Home made Crab rangoon later in the evening. The oldest, who is 3, might try it. We'll see.
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:28 AM   #6
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Loose meat sandwiches (RR's recipe) on Kaiser rolls..... not to be confused with crusty bread rolls and some thick cut fries loaded with steak seasoning and ranch dressing.
Give us this day our daily bacon.
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:32 AM   #7
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Gonna make my great Auntie Nell's pasties for dinner tonight. The recipe makes 4 large pasties so there'll be two I can freeze for another time. Yeah! Not sure what else we'll have. Except, there's still lots of peach cobbler left from our Valentine's Day dinner. Looks as though we'll be eating that forever. It's really good, 'specially with vanilla ice cream.
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:33 AM   #8
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Thanks for starting Barb............JP4U
Hi and happy Saturday to you all.
DH has to work today, it's cold, and I must study all day, alone and in the quiet. That's fine with me, but I want something in the background [to smell all day long] to remind me of the love of my life and how hard he works to provide for us. It's been a hellacious couple of years on my doll workwise. Smelling something wafting through our home will remind me that soon, I'll be sitting on his lap and he'll be massaging my massive bulk of mane [his way of settling us both down, it's a calmative]. So.....for dinner it's gonna be in the making right now...and thanks for the idea Mama Gracie, I see you're new, welcome, would you mind updating a profile so we'll know a bit about you and the kids, thanks, and again thanks for giving me an idea for our appetizer.
Chili, Cincinnati style chili
Spaghetti noodles
Lots of shredded cheddar cheese
Finely chopped onions
The madelines I made last night
Buttered haricot verts
This Orange Dreamsicle Cake with dark chocolate shavings
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Old 02-16-2008, 09:34 AM   #9
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pacanis, does the crust on the kaiser rolls crack (not from lack of freshness but from the structural integrity of the crust), or is is softer and squishy?

if it cracks, it's known as a hard roll. another variation of crusty breads.
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Old 02-16-2008, 10:36 AM   #10
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Bream & Catfish
Fried Portabellas
Strawberries over Nilla Ice cream

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