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Old 08-20-2005, 07:27 PM   #1
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Help. I'm home alone with no dinner!!

Hello. I am new to these forums. I am 16 years old and I have been given the house for the weekend. I do not want to simply heat up a frozen dinner, as that would be cliche. I am looking for a simple, but appetizing meal. Do any of you crafty chef's have any ideas? Thank you very much.

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Old 08-20-2005, 07:38 PM   #2
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First thing I have to ask is- what is in the cupboards and freezer. And what are you allowed, meaning that your parents would not mind you eating. BTW, Welcome!!!!!
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Old 08-20-2005, 07:42 PM   #3
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after looking at everything, i think i've got it. I'm going to grilll a chicken breast and cook some peas and corn. sounds good. thanx anyway though. I look forward to postin on this forum and learnin some new tips.
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Old 08-20-2005, 09:01 PM   #4
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Sounds to me like you got it goin' on, Gr...
You are the same age as my grandson, who lives with us because his parents have died. He can cook a little, but he would be heating up something frozen or making a sandwich.

Good for you!
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Old 08-20-2005, 11:54 PM   #5
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Groceries, I'm proud of you. The only thing "wrong" with your meal (and it isn't very wrong) is that both peas and corn are starches. You need a salad or non-starchy veg of some kind. But you didn't give in and junk out, which most folk I know your age would, and eat something like microwaved nachos or call in a pizza. Good for you!!
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