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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5385 on: December 17, 2012, 11:28:42 PM »
Meatloaf, au gratin potatoes and roasted carrot casserole from Chow. The casserole called for about 3-4x as many toasted bread crumbs as were actually needed. I rinsed/scraped them off and added a little more cream, which made a world of difference. We had the last of DH's birthday cheesecake for dessert.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5386 on: December 18, 2012, 10:03:27 AM »
Limas with chutney, collard greens and roasted squash with a little butter and brown sugar.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5387 on: December 18, 2012, 11:56:00 PM »
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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5388 on: December 19, 2012, 07:16:48 AM »


vegetable burger without bun and hot chips.
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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5389 on: December 19, 2012, 12:11:23 PM »
Yesterday was mushroom soup, brown bread and a glass of sparkly wine.

Tonight will be something from the freezer- one of the meals I've made and frozen.
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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5390 on: December 19, 2012, 01:12:58 PM »

Baked salmon, brown rice, steamed pak choi and dry fried shitake mushrooms. I am trying to eat healthy, even though on this cold night it is tempting to go for a big steak pie and mashed potatoes.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5391 on: December 19, 2012, 02:06:53 PM »
Last night was chicken Parmesan and was delicious.

Tonight is pot roast, mashed potatoes and squash.
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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5392 on: December 21, 2012, 12:16:39 AM »
Tonight I was doing holiday baking so dinner was leftovers/fend for yourself. Tomorrow night will be chicken and dumplings over egg noodles, assuming I remember to take the chicken out of the freezer.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5393 on: December 22, 2012, 08:47:22 AM »


My boyfriend and I are going out tonight. I think we'll have cheeseburgers.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5394 on: December 22, 2012, 11:36:38 AM »
Last night I was baking at a friend's house and she set out an array of cheeses, tapenades, smoked salmon and fresh fruit. It was a lovely balance to the ridiculous quantities of butter and sugar we were also eating.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5395 on: December 22, 2012, 04:48:58 PM »
I don't know. I'm feeling bleh, and somehow even though the fridge is full there's nothing that jumps out as the ingredients for a specific dish. There's leftover chicken that didn't get used last night so I should probably do something with it, but I don't know what. I also don't want to have to clean anything up, so that limits my options a bit. We'll probably end up with sandwiches or leftovers, something like that.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5396 on: December 22, 2012, 05:08:22 PM »
We're going out with friends who are in from out of town. We told them to pick a place, since they can't always get to some of the restaurants we have in our area. We're going to this fabulous little gourmet pizza parlor...yum, I'm so excited! I'll probably have my favorite there; a pesto-glazed pizza with Roma tomatoes and chicken and melted Gouda. And probably a good portion of a bottle of Malbec.
Sell crazy somewhere else, we're all stocked up here.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5397 on: December 22, 2012, 06:41:51 PM »
Sauteed chicken cutlets with yellow and zucchini squash and cucumber-tomato salad. Trying to eat fairly lean, to pre-empt the goodies Monday and Tuesday.
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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5398 on: December 23, 2012, 01:34:12 AM »
I had bits and pieces left over from my CSA box so threw everything into a big pot and made vegetable soup.  Corn, green beans, kale, onion, carrots, tomatoes.  It is delicious and a nice change from all the heavy food I've been eating lately.

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Re: What's for Dinner?
« Reply #5399 on: December 23, 2012, 08:58:42 AM »


Macaroni cheese, made with a mixture of plain white and delicious Applewood smoked cheddar, and mustard in the sauce. Rich, creamy, and bad for you. Perfect for a cold night.