Jump to content

What's for dinner tonight?
Food voueyer here!


  • Please log in to reply
73 replies to this topic

#1 Funnington

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:34 PM

So, couple of rec days and I'm in cooking heaven.  My little boy has gone back to school and I have baked and cooked like a mad woman today biggrin.gif

Tonight we're having rib eye steaks (bone in) baked in the oven with whole garlic cloves, roast potatoes and steamed beans and cabbage.  I'm surfing the 'net for homemade Diane sauce to appease the husband.

What are you having?

#2 purpleblackqueen

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:39 PM

Pizza hut (home delivered), as it is 12 months since the accident that changed out lives, and I couldn't give a ...... about cooking tonight

#3 9ferals

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:40 PM

I made this for dinner last night. Yum!


http://www.taste.com.au/recipes/2144/beef+...citrus+dressing



#4 cardamom

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:41 PM

Corn chowder. I wanted a nice bread roll to go with it but it started pouring and I couldn't be bothered walking to the shops, so it'll be a piece of toast instead.

Hope you're okay (well, as okay as one can be under the circumstances) purpleblackqueen.

#5 Missy Shelby

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:44 PM

Nachos with homemade salsa and guacamole.

It is our fav meal (DH & I) and we plan to have it once the kids are in bed so we can enjoy it in peace!! biggrin.gif

QUOTE (purpleblackqueen @ 31/01/2013, 05:39 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Pizza hut (home delivered), as it is 12 months since the accident that changed out lives, and I couldn't give a ...... about cooking tonight

bbighug.gif Hope you and the kids are settling into your new house xoxo

#6 CountryFeral

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:47 PM

Pizza night at Casa del Countrymel!

I just had to do a mad dash to the bakery to get a french stick....  
In about an hour and a half DP will swing up the driveway and we will sing the special pizza night song, he'll then do a "Way of the exploding fist" punch to deflate the dough and it is all on!  (roasted eggplant, fetta, spanish onion, swiss brown mushrooms, porvolone, and whatever cured small goods he has picked up from the German butcher)

We love pizza night!

#7 Feral_Pooks

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:47 PM

Ravioli and bolognaise sauce.

From the fridge at Coles.

Meh.

#8 wanting3

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:49 PM

tacos - if I could be bothered

#9 Hattie

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:53 PM

Moroccan lamb with spicy chickpeas. First time I've made it, hope it tastes as good as it smells!

Julie

#10 handsfull

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:58 PM

Homemade lasagne, salad and garlic bread.

#11 Lissome

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:58 PM

Everyone's meals sound so delicious! I'm feeling so unmotivated, I've not really got morning sickness as such but the thought of cooking just leaves me feeling blergh

#12 PoshMosh

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:00 PM

Whatever DH picks up from Woolies on his way home from work  happy.gif

#13 s'peachykeen

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:01 PM

Cous cous- stuffed capsicum for eight - its bible study night original.gif

But DH has just texted to say his can't/won't-manage-time boss has stuffed up so badly on a deadline that DH may not be able to get home until late. Really late...

Here's hoping it's one of those nights when the 4 month old goes down really easily!  biggrin.gif

#14 Mrs Darcy

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:01 PM

DS had a not so good dental appointment today…so it looks like it will be scrambled eggs. If I can be bothered I might make mine a little bit fancy.

Counrtymel, your pizza sounds pretty darn good.

#15 Jax12

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:02 PM

QUOTE (countrymel @ 31/01/2013, 02:47 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Pizza night at Casa del Countrymel!

I just had to do a mad dash to the bakery to get a french stick....  
In about an hour and a half DP will swing up the driveway and we will sing the special pizza night song, he'll then do a "Way of the exploding fist" punch to deflate the dough and it is all on!  (roasted eggplant, fetta, spanish onion, swiss brown mushrooms, porvolone, and whatever cured small goods he has picked up from the German butcher)

We love pizza night!

Can I come too?   ph34r.gif

Thursday night is our weekly classy shopping centre dinner night.  So probably sushi or chinese....but I'm thinking pizza might be a goer.

#16 librablonde

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:03 PM

Spicy tempeh balls with homemade satay sauce and a green salad. Then the cherry pie that I made yesterday drizzled with cream for dessert. Yummo!

ETA: well, it is yummo but I won't be having any because I'm doing a juice fast right now. I'll just watch DP as every forkful is savoured and marvelled over  wink.gif

Edited by librablonde, 31 January 2013 - 05:05 PM.


#17 Starletta

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:03 PM

Chicken and salad on sourdough wraps. Boring

#18 CountryFeral

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:05 PM

QUOTE (Mrs Darcy @ 31/01/2013, 06:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Counrtymel, your pizza sounds pretty darn good.


Did I mention I used oregano in the dough? And there is homemade passata with garlic and basil for the base?

There is a reason we have a special pizza night song!  

*ponders learning how to play 'Pizza Night' on her ukelele*

#19 Ianthe

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:05 PM

QUOTE (s'peachykeen @ 31/01/2013, 06:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Cous cous- stuffed capsicum for eight - its bible study night original.gif


So do you all share a meal together? If so, does that mean you rotate between people's houses?

We are having chicken curry and rice.

#20 Alpha_Chook

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:07 PM

sweet and sour chicken with hokkien noodles, homemade not shop bought

#21 lafonda

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:08 PM

Us- Easy sausage pasta bake

DS - the same but bbq sauce instead of spag bol jar



#22 SisterMaryElephant

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:08 PM

We're having some kind of baked risotto.  I'm getting inventive and adding stuff I want to use up (sweet potato, tinned salmon, coriander?)  Could be interesting...

#23 ChunkyChook

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:09 PM

Low carb shepherds pie.

Last night was carb free slow cooker chicken tacos.

I'm slowly embracing this clean/low carb cooking.



#24 purpleblackqueen

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:09 PM

QUOTE (cardamom @ 31/01/2013, 05:41 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Corn chowder. I wanted a nice bread roll to go with it but it started pouring and I couldn't be bothered walking to the shops, so it'll be a piece of toast instead.

Hope you're okay (well, as okay as one can be under the circumstances) purpleblackqueen.



QUOTE (Missy Shelby @ 31/01/2013, 05:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Nachos with homemade salsa and guacamole.

It is our fav meal (DH & I) and we plan to have it once the kids are in bed so we can enjoy it in peace!! biggrin.gif


bbighug.gif Hope you and the kids are settling into your new house xoxo



We are ok.  Thanks

#25 CountryFeral

Posted 31 January 2013 - 05:10 PM

QUOTE (Alpha_Chook @ 31/01/2013, 06:07 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
sweet and sour chicken with hokkien noodles, homemade not shop bought


Oooh! Do you make your own hokkien noodles?

I want to learn how...  I'm figuring if I can do pasta surely I can do noodles right?



Why? Why did I not have an Asian Granny?




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
  • Essential-Kids_Snow-Queen-Promotion-tile

    Win a Fairytale experience

    To celebrate the DVD release of The Snow Queen, we are offering one lucky child and their guardian the chance to experience what it would be like to live in an enchanted fairytale.

  • ebk-canonD30-thumb

    Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

    Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

  • The Boxtrolls is due for release September 18.

    Movie review: The Boxtrolls

    Alan Snow?s bestselling novel, Here Be Monsters, offered the creators of Coraline and ParaNorman the perfect tale for their latest stop-motion animation film about a family of box-dwelling trolls who live under the streets of Cheesebridge.

  • Lah-Lah's Adventures airs on the Cbeebies channel on Foxtel and Austar.

    'Lah-Lah's Adventures' a musical treat for young and old

    Sydney-siders with tiny tots have been loyal followers of the Lah-Lah band for many years but the boisterous children?s music group from the inner-west continue to grow their following with their own television series.

  • quotes-320

    Wise words from kids movies

    The movies we watched as kids had a lot more to offer than just entertainment. Here's ten wise quotes from kids movies.

  • yoda

    31 iconic family films from the 1980s

    If you grew up in the 1980s there will be a number of films that are close to your heart. Here are 31 of the most iconic for you to watch with your own kids.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.