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Old 08-28-2012, 01:33 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Kater View Post
Thank you everyone for the warm welcome.

I am experiencing cooking doldrums right now; it's hot and nothing sounds really good. Add to that that it is hard to work up motivation to cook every night after work.

Does anyone have a favorite go-to recipe for when it's blazing hot and/or you just can't think of anything you'd like to cook and eat?

Once again, thanks for the wecoming greetings!
Hi and welcome to DC Kater.

When it's hot and I don't feel like cooking, I like to throw together a "meal salad". That's some lettuce and any other "salad vegis" I have and feel like using, some chopped up protein - leftover cooked meat, hard boiled eggs, cheese, tuna - whatever I have that appeals, some croutons if I have them, capers, maybe some olives, and some salad dressing or mayo. You could even toss in some leftover cooked vegis or pasta.

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Old 09-01-2012, 06:31 PM   #12
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Welcome, Kater! I know what you mean, I get the cooking doldrums when it's hot, too. Looking forward to soups and stews season!

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