Archive for October 20th, 2008


Monday, October 20th, 2008

monday… jambalaya & garlic bread

tuesday… oven fried chicken, potato salad, baked beans


1 1/3 cups French’s Original or Cheddar French Fried Onions
4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves
1 egg, beaten

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.

Place French Fried Onions into plastic bag. Lightly crush with hands or with rolling pin.

Dip chicken into egg; then coat with onion crumbs, pressing firmly to adhere. Place chicken on baking sheet. Sprinkle with additional crumbs, if desired.

Bake at 400 degrees F for 20 minutes or until no longer pink in center.

wednesday… bacon eggs & rice (amanda’s request)

thursday… grilled steak & baked potatoes

friday… pizza carry out!

(here’s some info from my friend betty!)

Free Seasoning from Country Bob’s!

Here is a link for a free bottle of seasoning.

Also, you will see a lot of great recipes to try.


Here is a simple recipe that looked good.


Country Bob’s Meatloaf
1 1/2 lbs lean hamburger
1/4 cup chopped onions
12 crushed saltine crackers
2 eggs, beaten
1 Tbsp Country Bob’s Seasoning Salt
1/4 tsp pepper
3/4 cup Country Bob’s All Purpose Sauce (or may substitute Spicy Hot)
1/4 cup milk
1/2 cup flour


Mix all ingredients together, place in baking dish, shape in loaf,


pour a little more Country Bob’s All Purpose Sauce on top and


bake at 350 degrees for one hour.


More recipes like this can be found at

week in review

Monday, October 20th, 2008

week in review text

Week’s Weather… beautiful!  low 80’s and sunny!

Life lessons… yesterday is finished, tomorrow isn’t here yet. cherish today.

Favorite Meal(s)… supper with mom and dad…wasn’t so much the food (pork chops, grilled potatoes, corn, broccoli, biscuits with honey and brownies) which was delish, but just nice being home.

Treasured Moment(s)… walking with emelia, izzy, mom and dad after dinner.  feeding pinkie apples, shopping with amanda.

Simple Pleasures… evening walks, reading a magazine in bed while listening to “the heart” (xm radio love songs 🙂 …)

Impacting News




Things I Read… the shack, magazines that all came the same day (hallmark, home, star which I still have no idea where its coming from).

Movies We Watched… the love guru 

Interesting Internet… facebook.  still having fun playing scramble with gail! the crockpot blog.

Places We Went… mall with melody, shopping with amanda, hair place

Budget Savers/Busters… gas was $2.22 today!  used $10 coupon at JCPenny and got a 45 dollar shirt on sale for 20 for $10 (for matt).  Got a book (sequel to angela’s ashes and tis) for 2.97 at waldenbooks!  Got shoes bogo at payless.

Blessings… my friends, my family… 

Challenges… getting storage building emptied. Moving everything from side deck to storage building so that outdoor furniture can move to side deck…  dealing with a hurt back. :(… Izzy running fever today (saturday).

Accomplishments… got the building emptied.

Family Happenings… Fall break!

Tried Something New… nothing I can think of…



Izzy snoozing in the car in her cute outfit!


Working with sweet Camilla…