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    • cutestkids
    • By cutestkids 2nd Jan 12, 4:03 PM
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    What are You Making For Dinner Tonight ?
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    • 2nd Jan 12, 4:03 PM
    What are You Making For Dinner Tonight ? 2nd Jan 12 at 4:03 PM
    Hi I know that there is a what have you baked today, what is in your slow cooker today and the weekly meal planner threads already but there does not seem to be a What are cooking for dinner tonight thread.

    I just wondered if anyone would like to join me in this perhaps we can get tips and inspiration from each other.

    To start us off I am doing Homemade chilli with spicy wedges today

    I have made a huge vat of chilli there is enough for the four of us to have 4 meals so will be freezing three lots later on.
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    • mobo1980
    • By mobo1980 11th Oct 16, 11:21 AM
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    Chilli with rice and garlic bread - yum !
    • pajama
    • By pajama 11th Oct 16, 4:30 PM
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    Loving all the food pictures everyone. Thank you for posting them. I love a good nosey at others grub

    Bad headache I can't shake off today. Think I maybe starting with a cold or some bug so not in the mood to cook tonight. So, a simple tea of battered fish, few oven chips and a tin of mushy peas...simples
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    • Smoosh
    • By Smoosh 11th Oct 16, 4:44 PM
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    Beans on toast for OH, spaghetti on toast for me. In the need of something easy and comforting as we're both suffering from colds.
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    • wintersunshine22
    • By wintersunshine22 11th Oct 16, 5:08 PM
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    Homemade Leek & Potato Soup & possibly cheese/pickle cobs for OH. Breakfast cereal for me(I do love my cereal) as had lunch out with DM.
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    • Gintotmelinda
    • By Gintotmelinda 11th Oct 16, 5:38 PM
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    Grilled lamb chops , kale, carrots, peas and mashed potato. With gravy yum! Can't remember the last time we had this but two of the chops were reduced so reasonable value.
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    • Islandmaid
    • By Islandmaid 11th Oct 16, 6:07 PM
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    Hi all,

    Hope you feel better soon Smoosh and pajama x

    Making Herbed Lamb fillet and Peas a la Francais- sounds posh, but really easy, and tasty

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    • ScotinLondon
    • By ScotinLondon 11th Oct 16, 9:01 PM
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    Home made pizzas tonight. Meaty one for DH & veggie one for me with a bit of said for me too as DH doesn't eat the green stuff! LOL
    Have a good evening all.
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    • JIL
    • By JIL 11th Oct 16, 9:04 PM
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    On my own tonight, so I made a mushroom omelette, served with a bowl of soup that I made on Sunday. Five minutes cooking.
    • freespirit66
    • By freespirit66 11th Oct 16, 10:19 PM
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    Dinner tonight was Egg, Tomato, Mushroom and Chip Traybake
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    • mobo1980
    • By mobo1980 12th Oct 16, 7:39 AM
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    Good morning !

    Tonight will be steak pie,chips and carrots ( wanted new potatoes but none in shop )

    Mobo xx
    • MrsLurcherwalker
    • By MrsLurcherwalker 12th Oct 16, 8:20 AM
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    Scrambled eggs on toasted muffins for breakfast today.

    Lunch will be home made lentil soup.

    Supper will be home made tomato sauce over pasta and some parmesan cheese.
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    • basil92
    • By basil92 12th Oct 16, 10:23 AM
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    I had leftover pizza for breakfast.

    No idea what's for dinner, I can't put off going to the shop any longer to buy some food, but it's absolutely pouring with rain
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    • pajama
    • By pajama 12th Oct 16, 12:53 PM
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    Tonight will be Fajitas. Chicken in daughters and tofu in mine with lots of veggies and cheese mmmm
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    • PasturesNew
    • By PasturesNew 12th Oct 16, 2:24 PM
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    Ever since I had a slice of pie the other night it's been preying on my mind ... so tonight it's a slice of pie with some oven chips

    And gravy ....

    And I'll really enjoy it.

    It was a 550 gram deep filled pie, which I cut into four. Ate one part, froze three. So two down and two delicious dinners still to be enjoyed
    • determined new ms
    • By determined new ms 12th Oct 16, 3:35 PM
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    beef goulash, mash & home grown runner beans mmmmm
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    • gt568
    • By gt568 12th Oct 16, 4:13 PM
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    Greek meatballs, cous cous, vegs.
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    • suki1964
    • By suki1964 12th Oct 16, 5:03 PM
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    Last nights dinner was a bit of a hash

    Meatballs in a sauce made of tomatoes, chillis, peppers,olives,onions and leeks



    Was a sort of throw it in, taste and chuck something else in

    Served with noodles


    • basil92
    • By basil92 12th Oct 16, 5:19 PM
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    I didn't make it out to the shops, the rain has been relentless..

    I found a tube of pringles in the back of the cupboard so have just eaten the whole tube along with a tin of beans...

    I feel sick now
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    Basil - Lovely, a sensitive soul with legs designed for the catwalk
    Originally posted by Chopper98
    • Islandmaid
    • By Islandmaid 12th Oct 16, 5:55 PM
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    Hi all,

    Suki - looking good - save me some...

    Finished paid work for the week, food shopping done, wanted something simple.

    I made a sweet and sour sauce, it's brown not red like the commercial jars, stir fried veg and sliced chicken and boiled some brown rice - a bag of Prawn Crackers too

    Should have used red pepper for colour, but yellow was what I had...
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    • kerri gt
    • By kerri gt 12th Oct 16, 9:17 PM
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    Hi all,

    Thanks for the kind comment about the grub, the kids (neighbour's) loved them.

    Why is it that whenever I come on this thread to post we are having X - I read all the lovely meals and then want Y

    Hatful - those baked apples look lush......

    Polly - DS has settled in fine thank you - I am getting regular calls asking how to make this n that, and commenting on the blog pics LOL He wants me to make some HM ready meals for him to take back when he visits and your having Kievs too LOL we must stop this food matching - we'll be like Harold and Hilda - bobble hats at the ready!

    We're having HM Chicken Kiev's with polenta chips and salad with a HM White Chocolate Panna Cotta with Raspberry coulis - KerrieGT- I've step by stepped the polenta chips just for you Hun x - if they fail again - I swear I'll post you some

    Originally posted by Islandmaid
    Thanks islandmaid I'll take a look - been away with work so not on the forum for a few days

    Chocolate spread/banana in a wrap ... because I can.

    Originally posted by PasturesNew
    Yum, I went through a phase of these last winter - lovely nuked for a bit to warm it all up

    Been over in the US with work since Sat - apologies for the lack of pics - was too busy eating

    Quick rundown:

    Sat - dinner was a Cobb Salad
    Sun - pancakes for breakfast, pretzel for lunch and Tex Mex for dinner
    Mon - yoghurt for breakfast, sandwiches for lunch and then Italian for dinner - I had the special with shrimp, angel hair pasta, olives, artichoke hearts and a white wine & garlic sauce.
    Tues - bagel for breakfast, wraps for lunch and a lobster roll (yum yum!) for dinner before the red eye back.

    Dinner tonight was egg and soldiers.

    OH turn to be away with work tomorrow but not planned at all what I'm going to have for dinner yet.
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