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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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    • PasturesNew
    • By PasturesNew 11th Oct 16, 10:54 AM
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    While I enjoyed last night's burger .... it was really, really, tasty .... I'm annoyed that I can't think of anything better today and/or CBA to drive out to a shop to buy anything better.

    I've got some soft white rolls, so I expect tonight's tea will be one of those rissole/burgers, in a bread roll, with some dried onions and a squirt of ketchup. A slice of cheddar might be added - if I can muster the enthusiasm to open the bag of cheddar to cut a slice off.

    I know I'll really, really enjoy eating it .... but CBA with facing 2 minutes of nuking from the freezer.
    • determined new ms
    • By determined new ms 11th Oct 16, 10:58 AM
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    cashew chicken in the sc mmmmmm
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    • PasturesNew
    • By PasturesNew 11th Oct 16, 11:03 AM
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    cashew chicken in the sc mmmmmm
    Originally posted by determined new ms
    I've done that in the past... it goes the way of other things:

    Portion 1: MMMMMMMMM
    Portion 2: mmmmmmmmm
    Portion 3: Darn it, better eat some more of this
    Portion 4: ...grr.... more of it
    Portions 5 & 6: Quick, chuck it in the freezer

    And for the next 1-2 months it's there, staring at you, every time you open the freezer
    • 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

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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


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