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I made rice pilaf, tamarind chicken curry and raita.
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Tonight is hamburgers and fries (at the request of my 6 year old).
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Tonight we are having blue cheese turkey burgers with salad and sweet potato fries.

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lasagna

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A great mexican inspired meatloaf w/ blackbeans replacing some of the meat and salsa replacing the tomato paste. :

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Spaghetti last night...tonight some girlfriends and I are going out to eat so the fam will probably have leftovers.
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Beef Stroganoff over egg noodles
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Bacon and egg pie tonight. Tomorrow for date night, Thai steak salad. Ooh, need to defrost the steak.

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Chicken cooked in the crockpot in bbq sauce and then shredded on high fiber buns. On the side, broccoli/carrots/cauliflower steamed with some cheddar melted over them. Dessert will be strawberries!

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Tonight I made chicken lasagna, green beans, corn, and garlic bread. The lasagna was a new recipe, and I didn't care for it much, but the kids and DH liked it.
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Tonight I'm not sure. I have 5 chicken leg quarters but no idea what to do with them??
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Last night was poppyseed chicken, rice and green beans.
tonight is roasted chicken, potatoes and carrots
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Tonight I'm not sure. I have 5 chicken leg quarters but no idea what to do with them??
I'd slather them with bbq sauce but my kids don't like that... so I'd just sprinkle on some herbs and roast them.

We are having falafel, hummus, babaganouj, israeli salad, and pita

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I'd slather them with bbq sauce but my kids don't like that... so I'd just sprinkle on some herbs and roast them.

We are having falafel, hummus, babaganouj, israeli salad, and pita
My kids love BBQ sauce so I might do that, but I'm making lentil and potato stew also so I think just roasting them might go better with that.
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We had a super late lunch with my parents at Olive Garden and we are both still full. So I think we are skipping dinner tonight, and ds will have a bean and cheese burrito if he gets hungry.

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I ended up making Chicken leg quarters marinated in Mojo and roasted in the oven with lentil and potato stew. It was sooooo good!
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We had yummy homemade chicken tortilla soup. We'll be having leftovers for supper tomorrow.

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Tonight we had chicken stir-fry. It came out pretty delicious!
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roast chicken - not sure of the sides.... I have yukon gold potatoes, rice, green beans, zuchinni, etc.... so - not sure which i'll make.

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I took the rest of the Mojo marinade I had from yesterday and started marinating a bunch of chicken tenderloins for tonight. I didn't have time to marinate the other chicken last night for too long so I'm hoping these have alot of flavor since they've been in the fridge with it for 12 hours.
I'm going to bread them and fry them tonight, yum!!

Not sure what I'll serve with them yet, maybe mashed potatoes and asparagus

eta- scratch that, I'm thinking black beans and rice with maybe some fried plantains
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Tonight is spaghetti, french bread and salad.
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Monday night was Cioppino (red italian seafood stew) with antipasta
Tuesday night was Chili over whole wheat elbows & corn bread
Wednesday night I made whole wheat veggie pizza & buffalo chicken pizza with salad
Thursday night we had pork & chick pea curry over brown rice

They were all delicious & I even lost weight, I'm a weight watcher!!!

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Tonight is pork chops, anyone have a good recipe? I don't usually make them.
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Tonight is pork chops, anyone have a good recipe? I don't usually make them.
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/r...ipe/index.html

I LOVE this recipe for pork chops! They come out awesome every time
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http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/r...ipe/index.html

I LOVE this recipe for pork chops! They come out awesome every time
Thanks! That seems pretty straightforward and yummy.
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Monday night was Cioppino (red italian seafood stew) with antipasta
How do you make the cioppino? I've seen it on tv ( ), but never made it.
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Last night, we had chicken curry over rice. It had cauliflower, this radish named muli, and peas in the curry.

Tonight is flat iron steak, salad, and baked potatoes. I have to make dh happy after the curry. LOL
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christy inspired me and I made mojo marinated chicken. LOL

also lemony green beans, mushrooms and garlic

and roasted yukon gold potatoes

and challah

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We had Bear Sausage/Sweet Potato Stew and Lefse with butter and raw honey!
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my 8 year olds have a youth group function tonight so my 7 year old and I are going out to dinner together. probably sushi since we both love it

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