Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.30 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: kitchensqueen
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 05:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Thanks everyone - he's a bit better today. Low...

Thanks everyone - he's a bit better today. Low key evening here after work -

- Stopped at the store to pick up fresh fruit, per LM's request. Actually got him to eat most of an orange!
- Looked...
Forum: Meal Planning   Yesterday, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Making a version of bacon bourbon barbecue...

Making a version of bacon bourbon barbecue chicken (http://hostthetoast.com/bacon-bourbon-bbq-chicken-kebabs/) tonight - except I swapped bourbon for dark rum, since we're out of bourbon/whiskey and...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-17-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
LM is so sick... apparently the internet is...

LM is so sick... apparently the internet is telling me that a "seal bark cough" is most likely croup, which in most cases can be treated at home. If he's not better by Friday we'll take him to the...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-17-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Same here, honestly. Little Man lives on macaroni...

Same here, honestly. Little Man lives on macaroni and cheese, yogurt, parmesan noodles, applesauce and any baked goods and sweets he can get his little hands on... will only begrudgingly eat fries,...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-17-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By kitchensqueen
Have you thought about just limiting his visits...

Have you thought about just limiting his visits to a day or two at a time and having planned activities to cover it?
Forum: Meal Planning   09-17-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
I'll drink to that, but not with the bathtub gin!

I'll drink to that, but not with the bathtub gin!
Forum: Meal Planning   09-17-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
I freely admit to keeping tater tots in the...

I freely admit to keeping tater tots in the freezer as a matter of course. :-) I've not made the tater tot casserole that's been making the rounds on the interwebs, but I do make breakfast casserole...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-17-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Oy, that's rough. Hope you get a break soon! ...

Oy, that's rough. Hope you get a break soon!

LM's birthday closed with a case of the sickies. Last night after he went to bed he developed one of those seal bark coughs and a temp. So he slept in...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-17-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Hahaha it was basically a bottle of bottom shelf...

Hahaha it was basically a bottle of bottom shelf ditch gin - we still have a full bottle of the good stuff for the chef! :-)
Forum: Meal Planning   09-17-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Husband went through the alcohol stash and found...

Husband went through the alcohol stash and found a forgotten bottle of gin - just about half a cup left, so I decided to cook with it. I'm making lemon-gin chicken, with sauteed onions, artichokes...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-16-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Do you have a recipe you'd be willing to share?...

Do you have a recipe you'd be willing to share? I've been wanting to make a kielbasa soup, and pairing it with cabbage sounds good.

This afternoon was nice. The potty training was definitely...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-16-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,242
Posted By kitchensqueen
There is a 30% Cartwheel on One Spot through...

There is a 30% Cartwheel on One Spot through Saturday 9/20, so if you're looking for affordable Halloween/fall decor or stucking stuffers for Christmas, now is a great time to go! $3 items are only...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-16-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 14,267
Posted By kitchensqueen
Yesterday at Savers I found two Phillippa Gregory...

Yesterday at Savers I found two Phillippa Gregory books that I don't own already for $2 each. Found another today at Savers for $2, plus two children's books for $1 each. Also was excited to find a...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-16-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
That's awesome! I swear, I know more trains now...

That's awesome! I swear, I know more trains now than I ever thought possible, living with two menfolk. :-)

Today is Little Man's actual birthday. It's almost hard to believe he's three now! I'm...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-16-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
I have absolutely no idea what to make for dinner...

I have absolutely no idea what to make for dinner tonight... I do have a couple of pounds of potatoes I need to use up, so I may do a potato soup. Fall is here, so a nice homey soup is probably just...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-14-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Pretty good day here. - Spent the morning...

Pretty good day here.

- Spent the morning at the train show. Found some Thomas stuff for Little Man - two wooden freight cars and two Take N Play Engines $3 total, which is a bargain basement...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-14-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Leftovers from last night since husband is...

Leftovers from last night since husband is working - the spaghetti with Italian sausage marinara sauce.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-14-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By kitchensqueen
I totally understand. When we made the decision...

I totally understand. When we made the decision to live Chicago, I was ready to go - I couldn't get out of that town fast enough. But it also made me really sad. We closed a chapter of our lives when...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-13-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Thanks! It ended up being a pretty good day,...

Thanks! It ended up being a pretty good day, though by the time the party was over Little Man had some serious sniffles and a bit of a temp... so hopefully he's not getting sick again...

- Tidied...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-13-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Love leftovers day - it's like a personal mystery...

Love leftovers day - it's like a personal mystery box challenge.

I've got half a jar of marinara sauce in the fridge, so I doctored/stretched it with ground Italian sausage, a bit of white wine...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-12-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
Wow, I've just been "gone" for a few days, and...

Wow, I've just been "gone" for a few days, and you guys have been so productive. Thanks for all the inquiries after my well-being - I am still on the tail end of feeling extra bad, but in recovery...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-12-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Spaghetti with jarred marinara sauce here. I...

Spaghetti with jarred marinara sauce here. I didn't even bother to doctor it up. Fancy-like.
Forum: Meal Planning   09-08-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Home making win!

Home making win!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-08-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,050
Posted By kitchensqueen
So... still have a headache. Every fiber in being...

So... still have a headache. Every fiber in being just hurts, and despite having this chronic illness for awhile now, it just dawned on me today - lupus flare up. So obvious I feel like an idiot. But...
Forum: Meal Planning   09-08-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 52,147
Posted By kitchensqueen
Sucks about the power outage! Tonight I...

Sucks about the power outage!

Tonight I wanted comfort food, and we're down to chicken and seafood in the freezer until payday so I opted for chicken and dumplings.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: