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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 06:28 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
I'm sorry - I'm not trying to berate you here and...

I'm sorry - I'm not trying to berate you here and beat a dead horse, it's just there are some red flags here that I feel obligated to point out...

"He would LIKE to quit" - that reads like, he...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 06:20 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Don't forget your sun hat and sunscreen then! Not...

Don't forget your sun hat and sunscreen then! Not sure how sun affects you, but it's no good for me. Covering up while camping is essential! And don't forget about low-impact activities you can do...
Forum: Meal Planning   Yesterday, 03:59 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
Chili from the freezer stash here.

Chili from the freezer stash here.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-19-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Nope! One major accomplishment for today - ...

Nope! One major accomplishment for today -

- Home.
Forum: Meal Planning   08-19-2014, 08:13 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
Shite airport food.

Shite airport food.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-18-2014, 07:18 PM
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Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
The more the merrier! My list for today...

The more the merrier!

My list for today sucks. :-)

- Woke up at the crack of dawn to make my flight.
- All day meetings.
- Business dinner.
- Snuck out of said business dinner to call...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-18-2014, 07:03 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
Business travel for me tonight, so I ate out on...

Business travel for me tonight, so I ate out on the road. Great local spot to the city I'm in, with handmade pasta and a great antipasto platter. Glad to be able to expense it though!!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-17-2014, 03:20 PM
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Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Another busy day here, and I'm extremely vexed...

Another busy day here, and I'm extremely vexed that I've got a sore throat. I'm leaving on a business trip tomorrow morning so it's not an opportune time to be getting sick. Hopefully I don't wake up...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-17-2014, 03:11 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
Minestrone soup here tonight - I have a squash to...

Minestrone soup here tonight - I have a squash to use up, and I have the beginnings of a sore throat (the day before a business trip!).
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-16-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Oh my god, I am tired. More running around after...

Oh my god, I am tired. More running around after nap time -

- Snuggled with Little Man on the couch and watched a cooking show while he had a snack.
- Stopped at Dollar Tree for pepperoni, but...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-16-2014, 05:08 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
I decided to make spaghetti with bottled marinara...

I decided to make spaghetti with bottled marinara and Italian sausage.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-16-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Yeah, it has a bit. I'm only supposed to have one...

Yeah, it has a bit. I'm only supposed to have one or two per year, but I've had three so far in the six months... so we'll see what the last half of the year brings.



That's so exciting! I...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-16-2014, 01:29 PM
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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 might do Salisbury steak over egg noodles.
Forum: Meal Planning   08-15-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By kitchensqueen
Pasta salad has infinite variations, as do wraps....

Pasta salad has infinite variations, as do wraps. Tacos are also good.
Forum: Meal Planning   08-15-2014, 06:13 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
That is so awesome, and one of the things I miss...

That is so awesome, and one of the things I miss about living in the city. We do not have a food truck (let alone an assortment of them!) in suburbia! [Insert jealousy here.]
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-15-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Ah yes, that's a bit of a different challenge. As...

Ah yes, that's a bit of a different challenge. As a perfectionist/overachiever myself, I can sympathize. It can be very hard to know when to accept good enough as good enough.

Nice Friday here....
Forum: Meal Planning   08-15-2014, 05:36 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
It certainly hits a sweet spot from time to time!...

It certainly hits a sweet spot from time to time!

Tonight I made half home made pizza, and mac and cheese with fruit Little Man.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-15-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 618
Posted By kitchensqueen
Hopefully he doesn't prove you wrong by...

Hopefully he doesn't prove you wrong by endangering you, or god forbid, your child. Sometimes waiting for the "proof" is too late.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-14-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Ordinary can be wonderful. :-) So, her vision is...

Ordinary can be wonderful. :-) So, her vision is okay and not the cause of the headaches? I hate to hear of stress in kids - that's so hard. Have you thought about extra tutoring if she's struggling...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-14-2014, 05:52 PM
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Posted By kitchensqueen
We stopped at Chik-Fil-A on the way home tonight...

We stopped at Chik-Fil-A on the way home tonight - anytime I can get Little Man to eat meat, I'm frankly happy.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-13-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
Isn't it so gratifying to get rid of the excess...

Isn't it so gratifying to get rid of the excess paper? To me, nothing screams clutter like paper! You remind me that I need to go through our piles of crap and send some through the shredder. ;-) And...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-13-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,249
Views: 48,526
Posted By kitchensqueen
Balsamic vinaigrette braised chicken, herbs de...

Balsamic vinaigrette braised chicken, herbs de provence roasted red potatoes, green beans, and buttered bread. The house smells so good from the lavender in the herbs de provence!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-12-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
That sucks - do you try cold compresses? Though I...

That sucks - do you try cold compresses? Though I am feeling de ja vu at asking - I feel like every few months we all have headache outbreaks! WTH.

Work was work (funny how that plays out) and...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-12-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3,249
Views: 48,526
Posted By kitchensqueen
Lots of pasta on the menu this week, I see!...

Lots of pasta on the menu this week, I see! Finally got around to making the bolognese tonight. Realized that I was completely out of thyme, so I subbed in oregano and parsley. Not quite the same,...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-11-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,329
Posted By kitchensqueen
That is seriously the worst. After a very...

That is seriously the worst.

After a very long day at work today -

- Watched a few Thomas episodes with Little Man and husband.
- Helped husband start dinner.
- Browsed through some...
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