Good grief, Vol. 75? What do you know about that? The little rats stole my chalk, so my weekly menu blackboard isn’t telling me anything. Here’s the best I can recall: SATURDAY Calzones; birthday cake We had four extra 13-year-old boys in the house for a sleepover, and the birthday boy requested calzones for dinner.… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 75: Garlic will save the world
Maybe you’re wondering what is the big deal about the Instant Pot. Is it really so great? Why does everyone go so cuckoo over it? Should I be worried that my spouse has bought a pair of spotless doves and is sharpening a knife? And why does Simcha insist on making these embarrassingly chimpy images… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 74: This is why everyone needs an Instant Pot
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OKAY HERE IS WHAT HAPPENED. SATURDAY Hamburgers, chips, salad On Saturday, our vacation week house guests arrived! One nephew and two nieces, aged 6, 4, and 2, respectively. I knew I would need anywhere from five to seven pounds of hamburger meat, so I got eight. There were no survivors. *** SUNDAY Orange garlic chicken;… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 72: Pork spiedies, haunted chicken, and gluey stew
Better late than never, eh? Sorry about no post on Friday. It’s a long, tiresome story full of technical details that I don’t understand at all. If you’re reading this, it means my brother fixed it because he is great. If you’re not, then it means that there is no reason at all for WordPress to… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 70: The Instant Pot and the Wild, Wild West
If I had to sum up this week in single word, it would be: I tried. SATURDAY Grilled chicken and salad Mr. Husband made this while I did something or other, probably drawing kittens on the backs of Corrie’s hands, or maybe just drinking. Under my evil influence, he cracked open another box or two… Continue reading What’s for Supper, Vol. 69: Instant Pot! Superbowl recipes! and stomach bug.
At least we still have food. I cooked my little heart out this week. No particular reason. Next week, it’ll be all hot dogs and heavy drinking, and then we’ll see who transfers what. Here’s what we had: SATURDAY Bagel, egg, cheese, and sausage sandwiches, frozen hash browns Great meal for a busy day.… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 68: A peaceful transfer of power, yum yum
It’s a race against time as my battery dies, so never mind the intro, here’s the weekly menu: SATURDAY Nachos, root beer floats Very basic. Tortilla chips, seasoned ground beef, cheese on top, served with sour cream and salsa. No complaints. Oh, I happened to have some cilantro, which I used copiously. I even took… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 67: Tiramiswho?
We certainly ate a lot this week! Here’s what we had: SATURDAY Grilled ham and cheese, chips, carrots and dip Saturday we were winding up vacation, so we took the kids ice skating and to a Chinese buffet for lunch, where we proceeded to eat so much that most of us swore off food forever.… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 66: Food is magic
Ooh, I’m in such a hurry! We’re headed out for a day trip as vacation week wraps up. I’ll just have to talk about food and skip the jokes, to save time. SATURDAY Chicken burgers We decorate the tree on Christmas eve, and then we went to “midnight Mass” at 10 PM. Part of me… Continue reading What’s for supper? Vol. 65: The importance of being parchment paper