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Before and After - Today's Supper Menu

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by MissPrissy, Jan 15, 2009.

  1. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Today's menu -

    Meatloaf (from my blog - search for it/I cannot link it)
    Steamed broccoli
    mashed potatoes
    gravy
    fresh bread (gumpsgirl's recipe )

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    Bread rising, potatoes peeled, meat loafed.

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    Bread on second rise.

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    Bread still rising.

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    Everything is cooked.

    It will be a late night for my DH so - it will be waiting when he gets here.
     
  2. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Is this lunch? Or do you just cook now, and reheat later? The bread looks yummy, may have to try and find that recipe..
     
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Most days when my DH is working late, I cook early, feed the kids, do my barn chores and settle in for a quiet evening by 6 pm.

    The kids get their bathes and disappear somewhere upstairs to finish homework, or read, or work on crafts or watch TV together.

    I like long quiet evenings.

    Today my chimneys are being cleaned and I had to cook early to be out of the way for the kitchen to be done. I hate soot.
     
  4. Steve

    Steve Ye Olde Henhouse Builder

    Ya know, you might make someone a good wife someday.....


    Your husband is a lucky man!
     
  5. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    That must be nice. I'm lucky to have the family sit down to eat by 7:30, and trying to shove the youngest into bed by 10 or so. Your idea sounds nice, I just can't quite give up the idea of a family meal.
     
  6. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    looks yummy Miss P!
     
  7. yum yum yum....

    Meatloaf and mashies is like my favorite meal [​IMG]
     
  8. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Everything looks fabulous!

    When's dinner?!?! [​IMG] JK!

    Your bread came out great, BTW! [​IMG]
     
  9. PurpleChicken

    PurpleChicken Tolerated.....Mostly

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    Meatloaf is on of those things I hated as a kid but now love. Yummmm.

    MP's probably tastes like lobster. [​IMG]
     
  10. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    super yum!

    i cook early many days and feed the kids so they can bunk in. (our high schooler and jr. high schooler get on the at 6:30 am, so they need sleep!)

    love the Silpat. God bless the person who invented it!!! makes baking and cooking a breeze.
     

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