Today’s Menu

It’s Friday. Seriously, I didn’t realize it was until I looked at the date on this morning’s newspaper. And it threw me off a bit since Thursday’s paper is still on the table waiting for me to be read.

This was a busy week. Nothing extra-special happened, unless you count the too-sweet Italian gravy I made the other night. Misjudged the amount of sugar and added a touch too much. Not the best.  I also got through a few more pages of “Kings Row” by Henry Bellamann..  It’s a huge book.

In the canned fish aisle at the store, I came across cans of escargots (snails). I like them, but at the nearly-eight dollars-a-can-price? No, not that much. My beau remarked, “What? Eight dollars? I’ll go in the yard and scrape them off the fence for you!” Ha ha. Ha.

Speaking of exotic food, this was an interesting discovery:

We had chicken breast this week for supper. We haven’t had any since we could only get woody chicken breasts (which we will not eat; gross!). We got tender and tasty chicken from one of our local farmers, and it was good! I made Chicken Piccata.

What’s on today’s menu?  It’s going to be the usual: Clean house, do laundry, fuss in the gardens, clean the parakeet bird cage, and probably go out on the town in the evening.  A walk would be nice.

Life doesn’t always have to be full of adventure and travel and excitement. We all have ordinary days and weeks.

P.S. For everyone who would like to know how my beau makes our homemade ice cream, he uses the recipe that came with our Kitchen Aid mixer; just substitute other fruits for strawberries:

©Susan Marie Molloy and all works within.

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4 Comments on “Today’s Menu

  1. I highly recommend the KitchenAid Stand Mixer and it’s plethora of attachments. Granted it’s not a cheap buy in, but think of the money you’ll be saving when you start making your own, healthier things. What things? Ice cream, pasta, and sausage, just to name a few.

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