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What's for dinner Tuesday?

Posted May 27, 2014



Here's the place to share your meal ideas for the evening, post where you bought the ingredients frugally and even share a recipe if you would like. If you need some inspiration for your own dinner tonight, this may give you some helpful ideas.

What's on your menu tonight?




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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper May 27, 2014

    Raesmom - LOL!

  • losltp May 27, 2014

    Thinking of you both !
    Potato soup always make me feel better .
    My husband likes omelets, pancakes , grilled cheese
    rice pudding is not a bad soft food either

  • raesmom1612 May 27, 2014

    jdouglas.....I get off at will take a while to get to you, but i will be there for my cheesecake tomorrow.....Faye, care to join us LOL

  • jdouglas13 May 27, 2014

    Thanks everyone for your help and suggestions! I will run them past her and see what appeals to her. I'm at the point that I will cook whatever she wants.

    And speaking of cheesecake, I offered to make one for her and told her she could give me her crust (my fave part anyway), and her eyes lit up. So, cheesecake will be on the menu tomorrow.

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper May 27, 2014

    Jdouglas - Here are some thoughts:

    Sweet potato casserole (with no nuts)

    Crustless quiche

    Yogurt and fruit smoothies well blended so no crunchy ice (or omit the ice completely)

    Peanut butter (creamy) and banana sandwiches on soft bread

    Soup - I had tomato soup for snack today with parmesan sprinkled on top - yum!

    I'll try to think of some others.

  • RaleighFoodBlogger May 27, 2014

    jdouglas- I found an interesting recipe for a trout frittata with spinach... do either of you like fish?

    And we're doing... you guessed it- chicken! But, I'm going to add in some artichoke hearts and tomatoes, plus some Greek seasoning for one of my favorite simple dishes.

  • ascherer May 27, 2014

    jdouglas - How about Mac & Cheese for you both?

  • jdouglas13 May 27, 2014

    And we're back to soft foods again for at least several days. I've run out of ideas. Any suggestions? All I can think of is mashed potatoes, and my poor DW is starving. :(

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper May 27, 2014

    TJ84 - I love zucchini sliced up in a salad. Delicious! :-)

  • TJ84 May 27, 2014

    Today must be the day for chef salad, cause that's what I was thinking of having before I looked at the blog! I have a Smithfield ham steak from SD that I want to use. Faye I never thought to put zucchini on the salad, may just have to try that.