October 2008

Menu Thread for Week Ending 10/31

Let the ideas flow . . . (from VB Chatroom:)

14:10:17 Verna: ok so what did we decide for dinners this weekend?
14:11:33 Verna: split pea and andouille soup for the cold day
14:13:09 Verna: steamed chix and split pea
14:13:56 Bob: yep with andouille?
14:14:18 Bob: regular chinese steamed chix veggies rice?
14:15:27 Verna: yes
14:19:05 Bob: ok good steamer on saturday and soup on sunday

Saturday: Chinese-style Steamed Chicken and accoutrements.


Sunday: Yellow Split Pea Soup and Pumpernickel Bread


Menu Thread for Week Ending 10/24

Looked in the freezer and saw a lot of pork spareribs. We should crockpot a rack this weekend. Also, there was a package of frozen spinach – something “Florentine” seems appropriate . . .

Verna said, October 23, 2008 @ 10:56 AM PDT:

Spare ribs, potato salad and baked beans.
crazy yellow chicken with rice and beans

Saturday: Crazy Yellow Chicken, rice and beans in a Burrito.


Sunday: BBQ Ribs (meat falling off the bones), baked beans and Verna’s excellent potato salad (no photo available – we dove in too quick).

Menu Thread for Week Ending 10/10

Green Beans, Mashed Taters, Chicken Fried Steak and Gravy, baby!!

Use the Filet Mignon steaks in the li’l freezer.

Also – White Chicken Chili crockpot style. With cornbread.

Saturday: As promised Chicken Fried Steak, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy with Medley of Green Beans, Brussels Sprouts and Pancetta.


Sunday: White Chicken Chili with fresh biscuits.


Menu Thread for Week Ending 10/3

Open thread . . .

Chatroom 10/02:
13:45:26 Verna: you have any desires for food this weekend
13:46:09 Bob: baby back ribs crockpot/bbq
13:46:36 Verna: ok
13:47:09 Bob: bbq beans with it and something green
13:54:45 Bob: savory sweet potatoes
13:56:02 Bob: bbq steaks the other day?
13:58:16 Bob: or bbq pork loin chops

Chatroom 10/03:
10:01:06 Verna: what meat gonna have
10:01:18 Verna: ribs and
10:01:43 Bob: i have a tri-tip
10:01:47 Bob: we can bbq that
10:02:03 Bob: or pork loin chops
10:02:55 Verna: tri tip maybe stroganoff
10:03:14 Verna: over noodles or rice
10:03:27 Bob: ok sounds good like a crockpot thing

Saturday: BBQ Pork Baby Back Ribs with squash, corn-on-the-cob and BBQ Beans.


Sunday: Crockpot Beef Stroganoff over Noodles (no photo available).