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Old 07-28-2012, 09:47 PM   #4421
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Went for a walk with my hubby and the pups. I have managed to go 3 days in a row!

Now I am working on menus for our Youth Groups annual service conference. I can't believe this is the eighth year! I am back organizing the meals (lunch and dinner Monday to Friday) for about 30 - 40 per meal and it feels great. I have lots and lots of help!

I am resisting the temptation to make meatballs after promising my planning partner that I would buy them. We are doing them three ways for one meal - sweet and sour, stroganoff and marinara for subs!
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Old 07-28-2012, 09:58 PM   #4422
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Went for a walk with my hubby and the pups. I have managed to go 3 days in a row!

Now I am working on menus for our Youth Groups annual service conference. I can't believe this is the eighth year! I am back organizing the meals (lunch and dinner Monday to Friday) for about 30 - 40 per meal and it feels great. I have lots and lots of help!

I am resisting the temptation to make meatballs after promising my planning partner that I would buy them. We are doing them three ways for one meal - sweet and sour, stroganoff and marinara for subs!
Oh! I found a roasted pineapple and habanero salsa that is divine on meatballs over rice. Not too hot! I was amazed.
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Old 07-28-2012, 10:11 PM   #4423
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Oh! I found a roasted pineapple and habanero salsa that is divine on meatballs over rice. Not too hot! I was amazed.
Is it a product or a recipe? If it is a product would we get it here?
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Old 07-28-2012, 10:33 PM   #4424
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Is it a product or a recipe? If it is a product would we get it here?
It is a product, I found it at Costco... RobertRothschild.com the ingredient list is fairly simple and doesn't have anything nasty in it.
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Old 07-28-2012, 10:54 PM   #4425
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Forget the youth! I am ordering some of that for myself! DH can have it too!
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Old 07-29-2012, 02:00 AM   #4426
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The festival sounds like lots of fun, fiona! Looking forward to the pics. Kylie, glad you were able to get a nice walk, and that the weather was nice.

I'm just relaxing now out on the patio, with a glass of wine and a purry kitty in my lap. Had a busy day cleaning, still working on the den. Measured all the windows in the house today for new blinds, hoping to get them ordered this coming week.
Thanks Cheryl

Sounds like you have had a busy day!

What types of blinds are you going for?
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Old 07-29-2012, 06:40 AM   #4427
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We are back from our walk...it was lovely, we were out for about an hour and it was so pleasant, such a lovely morning
This may be just the nudge I need to get myself out of the house for a walk this morning before it heats up.
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Old 07-29-2012, 07:02 AM   #4428
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Just waking up. Its been a busy weekend. Two late nights with the band. Up and at 'em early for house chores....I am groggy. In less than two hours I will be hurtling down a canyon on a zip line. That should wake me up....
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Old 07-29-2012, 07:13 AM   #4429
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I have my clothes laid out. As soon as the tem reaches 69 or above, I will go downstairs to the patio and sit with my needlework. Now if everyone leaves me alone....

It never fails. Everytime I sit there, someone comes along and wants to talk. All I want to do is sit and sew. QUIETLY! And I am not one to be rude and tell them to bug off. Why oh why, can't I be as nasty as other folks.
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Old 07-29-2012, 07:17 AM   #4430
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You need to get yourself an Ipod with the ear phones. It works for my teeneage daughter. She can sit there seeming totally oblivious to the world around her, looking totally unaproachable. She has conditioned me to leave her alone.....
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