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    • JIL
    • By JIL 20th Jun 17, 12:15 AM
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    What are you making for dinner tonight?
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    • 20th Jun 17, 12:15 AM
    What are you making for dinner tonight? 20th Jun 17 at 12:15 AM
    Am I imagining it?
    My post count has gone down significantly and this thread seems to have disappeared, is this a coincidence?

    What's happened?
    Last edited by JIL; 20-06-2017 at 12:18 AM.
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    • MrsLurcherwalker
    • By MrsLurcherwalker 11th Jul 17, 7:42 AM
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    It's finally going to rain hoorah, poor garden is in real need and it's blessedly cooler here but not actually cold. Food today will be Lunch - soup and chicken for me, a sandwich for him and supper this evening will be some Haddock and cheese fish cakes YS the Co-Op with new potatoes from the allotment and peas served with tartare sauce and a wedge of lemon. 99 calorie yoghurt and a cup of black coffee to finish.
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    • Pollycat
    • By Pollycat 11th Jul 17, 8:16 AM
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    Forecast here is dire, rain all day and it's just started.

    Cauliflower cheese tonight. I'll add onions and some Dijon mustard to the cheese sauce.
    • Hollyharvey
    • By Hollyharvey 11th Jul 17, 8:29 AM
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    Turkey goulash for dinner today, I've just got that out of the freezer, served with some salad that needs using up and new potatoes. I would like it with veg but must use up the last of the salad bits because they won't last past today.
    • freespirit66
    • By freespirit66 11th Jul 17, 11:27 AM
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    Dinner tonight is Greek Beef Stew with Orzo Pasta
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    • hatful-of-hollow
    • By hatful-of-hollow 11th Jul 17, 11:46 AM
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    Just two of us for dinner as DS has gone to Cardiff to see Coldplay. Dug a homemade veggie quiche out of the freezer, which we'll have with salad and jersey royals. Plum crumble, also from the freezer, for pud.
    • gonebust
    • By gonebust 11th Jul 17, 11:49 AM
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    gonebust
    Something with chicken as I just reached into the freezer and pulled out the first thing I came across

    No idea as to what, maybe a chicken casserole with courgettes, tomatoes , aubergines, olives ?
    • dangerbadger
    • By dangerbadger 11th Jul 17, 11:52 AM
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    Chicken, bacon and sweetcorn risotto for us tonight, served with a few salady bits that have been lurking in the fridge for a while now.
    • C J
    • By C J 11th Jul 17, 1:34 PM
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    Still waiting for it to rain here, my veg garden wishes it would hurry up!

    Lunch today was some homemade spicy butternut squash soup, and I have a pack of skinless boneless cod fillets defrosting for tonight's supper which will be cod in homemade parsley sauce with a little mashed potato and green veg of some kind. I still have rhubarb growing well, so have made a rhubarb and strawberry crumble (with added ground almonds and rolled oats in the crumble topping) for the next few nights' puds.
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    • Gintotmelinda
    • By Gintotmelinda 11th Jul 17, 1:46 PM
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    HG broad beans and bacon dish with crème fraiche stirred in. Served on a bed of courgette noodles.
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    • Pollycat
    • By Pollycat 11th Jul 17, 1:51 PM
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    Dinner tonight is Greek Beef Stew with Orzo Pasta
    Originally posted by freespirit66
    Yum! Yum!

    I do this with with lamb too.
    I used to bring packets of orzo back from Greece before it was readily available here.
    • Manxcottageonthehill
    • By Manxcottageonthehill 11th Jul 17, 2:06 PM
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    Dinner tonight will be rubber chicken with tomato pesto and pasta. NomNom will be perfect after our cycle in probably the rain!
    Nessy x
    • gt568
    • By gt568 11th Jul 17, 4:39 PM
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    Sausages and something.
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    • Witless
    • By Witless 11th Jul 17, 6:00 PM
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    After a long day / short night yesterday (though well worth it if the end result matches the start made!) I'm beset by the onslaught of severe CBA: currently have a STRONG coffee or 3 and a cigarette or 4 - I think I might just have a bath (almost the only totally usable room in the house) and an early (VERY early) night.

    Plans frequently change though - in a couple of hours I could be bouncing about like a demented Tigger.
    • Islandmaid
    • By Islandmaid 11th Jul 17, 6:25 PM
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    Fakeaway tonight here

    Char Sui Style Pork Belly with Stirfry Veg for me and Vegetable Fried Rice for the men

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    • kerri gt
    • By kerri gt 11th Jul 17, 6:59 PM
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    P*ssing down all day here too. Dinner tonight was quorn sausages in a brioche bun for OH and a burger in bun for me. I had baked peaches and meringue with cream for pud.
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    • Any
    • By Any 11th Jul 17, 7:49 PM
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    Any
    Forecast here is dire, rain all day and it's just started.

    Cauliflower cheese tonight. I'll add onions and some Dijon mustard to the cheese sauce.
    Originally posted by Pollycat
    We had mac&cheese, with cauli, bits of leftover bacon and mushrooms.
    Perfect meal for this sort of weather!
    • beluga
    • By beluga 11th Jul 17, 8:13 PM
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    Lots of work to do tonight, so dinner was toast with baked beans, scrambled eggs and a bit of chorizo. Lunch was instant noodles!
    I got back from a trip on Sunday night and not had chance to go shopping yet, but glad I have lots of food in the freezer / cupboards!
    • gonebust
    • By gonebust 11th Jul 17, 8:46 PM
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    gonebust
    Wow

    Well stretched page

    Dinner turned into an extremely mild madras, just a half teaspoon of chilli ( extra hot) and no fresh chillies. Very tasty actually , more fragrant rather then hot. Just right for this weather
    • caronc
    • By caronc 11th Jul 17, 9:14 PM
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    A bung-it-together dinner of crispy chicken burger with LO spaghetti
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    • JIL
    • By JIL 11th Jul 17, 10:51 PM
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    JIL
    Tuna pasta bake and garlic bread.

    Quick and easy and enough left for tomorrow's lunch.
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