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Old 02-13-2007, 12:04 PM   #1
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Snow Day Dinner, Tuesday Feb 13

It's icky cold for so many of us today. What are you going to have tonight?

Got a pot of red beans and ham hocks going here. Should start smelling good in about an hour.


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Old 02-13-2007, 12:11 PM   #2
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last nights veggies were SO good...there were some left, but not many, so......I roasted some more, lol! Added a bottle of passata and its a sort of rich veg sauce.....so I'll join DH with pasta tonight and oodles of veggy sauce and cheese!

Also, I had 3 plums that needed something done with them so made a compote with them, adding some frozen berries and an apple and a teaspoon of honey. So We'll have that with some yoghurt, and maybe some crumbled cookies on top.

Keep warm my cold friends!

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Old 02-13-2007, 12:13 PM   #3
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Pork chops and potatoes here. Not sure about the rest yet. Boring. Sigh.
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:15 PM   #4
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Although it's not cold here (windows and doors open), I have a bag of avocados that I have to use. Sounds like shrimp salad on some slice avocados to me. They are pretty small and oh so good.
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:17 PM   #5
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I'm making Split Pea Soup when I get home tonight, but prolly won't be eating it until tomorrow...
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:25 PM   #6
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Well, we're expecting 50cms of snow tonight, it's already started. I have odds and sods of cheeses, and a loaf of beautiful Italian bread going hard. So, it's cheese fondue and a salad in front of the fire.
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:33 PM   #7
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I'm thinking a piece of fish would be nice with rice for a starch and mixed veggies. Guess I'll thaw out a piece of cod
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:34 PM   #8
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Bourbon...of course...
Grilled chops..
Pink-Eye Peas..
....I am thinking.....
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Old 02-13-2007, 12:42 PM   #9
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Baked chicken crusted with mayo, herbs and cornflake crumbs, creamed spinach with bacon and Parmesan, homemade cinnamon applesauce, hot rolls. Dreary and wintry here.
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Old 02-13-2007, 01:16 PM   #10
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I having a piece of baked chicken breast that I am briningand some brock/cauliflower. My DH is having ribs and fried shrimp, Iwill make a salad for him, which he will begrudingly accept. I know I've mentioned many times that he will not eat much of anything healthy. He's a very special and intellligent guy . . . yet he wonders why he feels like crap all the time!

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