U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Food and Drink
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Old 11-08-2007, 08:56 AM
Location: Oxford, England
13,035 posts, read 20,591,088 times
Reputation: 19767


Originally Posted by cynwldkat View Post
I hear you....we had to do that for 5 days straight driving across country from CA to NC. It got pretty old. But again, there are some pretty good fast food places sometimes. Have a safe trip!!
Thanks !

Old 11-08-2007, 09:17 AM
Location: In a house
21,195 posts, read 19,715,568 times
Reputation: 14628
Guess I'm making a corned beef, cabbage, carrots and potatoes tonight. Pretty simple as they can all cook in one pot. Course I don't add the cabbage until the last 1/2 hour of cooking. Hmmmm..wonder if I should bake it or just cook it in a pot on top of the stove. What do you think?????

Last edited by cynwldkat; 11-08-2007 at 09:48 AM..
Old 11-08-2007, 09:27 AM
Location: In a house
21,195 posts, read 19,715,568 times
Reputation: 14628
Originally Posted by HighlandsGal View Post
That's funny....I just pulled some chicken out of the fridge to make green chile chicken enchiladas tonight!!
Oh, Thank you! I've been meaning to take chicken out of my freezer for dinner now for two days and I keep forgetting until it's to late to thaw out---this post just reminded me. So that will be tomorrow nights dinner!!
Old 11-09-2007, 11:36 AM
Location: In a house
21,195 posts, read 19,715,568 times
Reputation: 14628
Tonight we're having chicken breasts marinated in soy sauce first and then baked, mashed potatoes and corn. Guess it's obvious my husband and I are big mashed potatoe fans. Seems we eat them at least 2 nights a week. We love them!!
Old 11-09-2007, 01:01 PM
Location: Denver
2,970 posts, read 5,927,576 times
Reputation: 4793
I get to go to a little French brasserie -- do I want mussels or steak frites?
Old 11-09-2007, 01:25 PM
204 posts, read 675,036 times
Reputation: 107
Um-mussels for sure!
Old 11-10-2007, 06:45 AM
Location: N of citrus, S of decent corn
30,634 posts, read 38,244,510 times
Reputation: 49159
Since it's the weekend, I'm making chicken soup.
Old 11-10-2007, 07:42 AM
Location: In a house
21,195 posts, read 19,715,568 times
Reputation: 14628
I love homemade chicken soup but I don't have a good recipe. Mind sharing???
Old 11-10-2007, 08:20 AM
Location: Sebastian/ FL
3,496 posts, read 8,316,257 times
Reputation: 2664
Originally Posted by cynwldkat View Post
I couldn't find a thread covering this but I could have missed it if there is one. Anyhow, I don't know about anyone else but I am so tired of just figuring out WHAT to make for dinner each night!! I get stuck making the same dishes and it's getting old fast!! Please help by giving us all some interesting and easy ideas!!!
I got the same dilemma...every day.
And, what's worse is...I work in the meat department and KNOW what we have....huh.
I started cooking with a lot of fresh herbs I grow myself.
It really does something to the senses, changes the taste, make it interesting to the eyes and takes the "boredom" out of the prepared meal.
They are right when they are saying, that the "eyes eat too".....and it couldn't be more true.
I also started cooking more with wines.....which turns out absolutely stunning in taste.
I swear, if you take regular dishes you are used to, and add some "snazzy" and colorful "pizazz" to it, it changes everything! (If I can do it, you can...because I am not really that good of a cook....but I am learning and advancing...lol)
Old 11-10-2007, 08:27 AM
14,140 posts, read 25,179,338 times
Reputation: 16704
I am just getting ready to start the Potato Soup and we will make a pseudo gourmet sandwich of some sort to go with it.
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.

Closed Thread

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Food and Drink
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 - Top