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Old 02-20-2014, 06:38 PM   #11
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I have been going over to my sisters' house a lot to watch the Olympics. BIL went to CO to ski so it will be her and me eating leftovers from last night's potluck; chicken, salad, potatoes and peanut butter cookies. And I don't think I can head over there without the obligatory popcorn with butter and brewer's yeast.

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Old 02-20-2014, 07:07 PM   #12
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We had Paneer Masala, cumin spiced greens, basmati, and naan....

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Old 02-20-2014, 07:19 PM   #13
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Change of plans; I had chicken for lunch so decided to make chimichitos for dinner with the leftovers.
Change of plans; The tortillas were all stuck together and tearing so I made hard tacos instead. No lettuce, but shredded cabbage worked great.
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Old 02-20-2014, 08:06 PM   #14
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We had beef strips teriyaki over rice, green beans on the side, iced tea, then cherry cake for dessert.
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Old 02-20-2014, 08:20 PM   #15
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I went shopping at Costco, so I picked up a rotisserie chicken. I knew I would be too tired to cook a proper meal. Stirling was sounding quite reluctant about plain rotisserie chicken, so I posted a question: Jazzing up rotisserie chicken. Well, I followed Dawg's suggestion of teriyaki. I stir fried some broccoli and some frozen, julienned bell peppers, added some teriyaki sauce (Restaurant Teriyaki Sauce Recipe - Food.com - 133751, but I used 3 tblsps of honey and no sugar), and then threw in chunks of chicken breast. I served it with brown basmati rice. That was quite tasty, but I will tweak that recipe some more next time.
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Old 02-20-2014, 08:27 PM   #16
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Hubby cooked tonight. We had BLATs (bacon, lettuce, avocado, and tomato sandwiches). Hubby got the bacon to that perfect crisp but still chewy point. I wish he would give himself more credit for his cooking. He doesn't cook often, but what he does cook is always really good.
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Old 02-20-2014, 09:06 PM   #17
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Decided to do a Lenten "spring training" meal - it's less than two weeks away from Ash Wednesday. I needed bread, and the grocery that fries your purchased fish is in the same parking lot. We had cod and swai, along with coleslaw and tater tots (Himself was thrilled - I rarely have them). It's late, but my taste buds are asking if I'd please make up that mix of Trader Joe's gingerbread. Somehow I think my laziness will win that one.
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Old 02-20-2014, 11:05 PM   #18
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We had spaghetti with meat sauce and a nice green salad.
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Old 02-20-2014, 11:06 PM   #19
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Sliced Ham and apples.
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Old 02-21-2014, 01:53 AM   #20
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I bought a rotisserie chicken and made baked sweet potatoes and steamed broccoli with melted Velveeta cheese over it.

I'm still sore and tired...I'll do better later! I had butter, brown sugar, and cinnamon on the sweet potatoes.

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dinner, supper

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