McDonald’s In The Kitchen, Fairsted Kitchen that is.

A Surprise From McDonald’s at Fairsted Kitchen

 

When I got the invitation to Fairsted Kitchen, it was a given that I would say yes. Every time I drive by it, I remind myself that we need to have dinner there, then I get home and life happens and I forget, again, at least until the next time I drive by.  And when I saw . . . → Read More: McDonald’s In The Kitchen, Fairsted Kitchen that is.

Weekday Dinners

capability mom.com blog chicken dinner easy weeknight recipes

Plan two days out and make the third day an easy default recipe (some pasta dish that your family loves). Here is my Monday-Tuesday solution. Buy two whole chickens (on sale at Whole foods for 99 cents per pound) and roast them both at the same time. Make one your Monday dinner with roasted veggies. I added potatoes and apples to the pan, any root vegetable would be great or squash. Note, the apples will be mush if you leave them in for the whole time. My go-to recipe is from The Barefoot Contessa . . . → Read More: Weekday Dinners

Where I am a cheap date or Sofra fits the bill for a Tuesday dinner (and breakfast the next day)

I just decided that I am vain…about my blog. I am writing this post about dinner last night – even before I have taken any photos – because that ugly double down is the first thing you see when you pull up my site.

So, dinner. A rare (really rare) dinner out with my husband (during the week! without the kids!) and I wanted…a fancy candlelit . . . → Read More: Where I am a cheap date or Sofra fits the bill for a Tuesday dinner (and breakfast the next day)

double down = double disgusting – who is eating this stuff?

If you haven’t heard about the latest release from KFC, here is it. Looks like a heart attack on a plate to me.

Here, from the LA Times – http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/comments_blog/2010/04/kfc-double-down-sandwich-will-you-be-buying.html

 and this from the NY Times –

 http://dinersjournal.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/12/on-ingesting-kfcs-new-product-the-double-down/

and from ABC News – http://abcnews.go.com/Business/slideshow/calories-fast-foods-biggest-indulgences-10336424

and, of course, The Washington Post who reminds us that the other fast food offerings are as bad…

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/19/AR2010041903165.html

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