11.23.2009

Menu Monday

It’s a little silly to post my menu for this week. I think a few days will look exactly like yours.

  • Monday – Chicken Pot Pie
  • Tuesday – We are headed over to Grandma’s. She has a surprise for the kiddos.
  • Wednesday – Traditional Thanksgiving Eve Pizza
  • Thursday – Yeah, you know the drill…Turkey and all the fixings. Oh and PIE!
  • Friday – I’m going to guess leftovers
  • Saturday – Probably anything but Turkey
  • Sunday – Roast

Originally I was going to do Thanksgiving dinner at our house. Then I decided to be sick the whole month of November. So Big Daddy sat me down and gently explained that he didn’t think I was quite up to all the work it takes to have such a big meal at our house. And he is right. On Saturday we did a little shopping, and I mean a very little (2 stores) and I had to come home and take a nap. I have zero energy right now. So Grandma Jo is stepping in and having dinner at her house and I just have to bring a couple of sides…so much easier. I will see if I can still squeeze a nap in on Thursday!

So are you cooking or driving?

9 comments:

  1. I pray that you will start feeling better.
    It is my turn to bring the pies and rolls.
    All 3 of our sons will be here this year. I am so Thankful for that.
    Have a very blessed Thanksgiving day.
    I truly enjoy reading about you and your family.
    God bless.

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  2. I am such a loser friend. I didn't know you had been sick all this month.. Man- what's going on? What can I do? Seriously- what can I do? Do you want a Sonic, do you need dinner, do you need help with your house?
    Email me your address and I'll bring you a DP. Or do you even feel like one?

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  3. Oh and we are driving. Going to the girls Aunts house again!

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  4. I am hosting. My mom is making sweet potatoes, rolls, and pie. The turkey, gravy, potatoes, and stuffing are my job. We will have 16 over. It will be noisy but fun. I hope you get that nap and that you feel better very soon!

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  5. After years of hosting (every holiday!), we now go to my sister's. This year will be a little different though. Brandon and I are going to my sister's and Howard and Courtney are going to Colorado. My work schedule couldn't be arranged so that I could go with them and I didn't want to leave Brandon alone in CA. Howard wants to see Colorado in the wintertime...this may be a deal breaker! It could go either way!

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  6. P.S. I'm so sorry you're still not up to par. I hope you start to feeling better soon. Unfortunately, this time of year is not the time to be sick. You'll be at the top of my prayer list friend!

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  7. How nice that someone could step in and make dinner for you. You have a great husband to look after you that way.

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  8. You breathed on your computer didn't you? Just kidding, I don't think I'm as sick as you've been. I'm pretty sure mine is just a cold or some virus, but it sucks when you have a lot to do. Thankfully my MIL will be bringing half the food. And we may end up with Rhodes rolls instead of homemade ones, but that's okay, right?

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