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What's for dinner tonight?

I"m making arroz con pollo. I hope my daughter will eat it. She must be about to hit a growth spurt, because she has actually been eating reasonable amounts without a battle. I hope this isn't just a phase, because mama is happy when baby is eating!

 
BridgetC140

Asked by BridgetC140 at 3:26 PM on Jan. 8, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (15)
  • Chicken sauteed in olive oil , seasoned with thyme,rosemary, and sage with parmesan risotto and a nice salad .

    kjfamily

    Answer by kjfamily at 3:28 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • PIZZA NIGHT! Woo Hoo... Gotta love not cooking!
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 3:28 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Lemon and herb shrimp w/ pasta.
    Itsonono

    Answer by Itsonono at 3:37 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Mushroom Stroganoff, is a great, speedy weeknight dinner, especially if you cook the noodles the night before (I use whole wheat egg noodles or bowties). I also throw in spinach, either fresh or frozen chopped.
    1 lb portabello mushrooms (either the large or baby bellas), cut in half and sliced
    1/2 onion, diced
    1 - 1 1/2 c sour cream (I use fat free plain Greek yogurt)
    1/2 - 1 Tbsp Hungarian Paprika
    salt & pepper to taste
    olive oil or butter (I use some of each)
    1/8 cup (or so) vegetable broth or dry white wine (optional, not part of the original recipe; I think that it gives it some depth)
    Saute diced onions in olive oil or butter (your preference) until just soft and translucent. Add sliced mushrooms, saute until cooked through. Add broth/wine paprika and incorporate well. Turn down heat and add sour cream. Heat through, add salt & pepper to taste. Add more sour cream if the 1 cup doesn't cover everything well.
    cont
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:44 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Serve on top of noodles or brown rice. Once I made this and I didn't have enough yogurt, so I added cream cheese and it was still very good! Mushrooms are a great source of protein as well as many other nutrients.
    http://www.mushroomcouncil.com/nutrition/nutri.html

    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:45 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • home made lasagna!
    aguerra13

    Answer by aguerra13 at 3:50 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • filet mignon, asparagus, green beans, brocoli, tomato basil risotto and a spinach salad.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:07 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Pizza .. Yay ♫ ♫ ♫ ....
    LatinMamiOf2

    Answer by LatinMamiOf2 at 4:12 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Dang it! I have no idea but thanks for reminding me I need to go thaw something!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:23 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • OMG! I love arroz con pollo....yum! Are you having refried beans and some homemade tortillas too???

    Can I come over :) ???

    I love making Calavasa con pollo too but my dh doesn't care for it (zucchinni with chicken) he doesn't care to much for soupy foods. Like I love Menudo he doesn't. Oh well
    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 4:33 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

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