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Anyone have a new and different dinner ideas for picky eaters (and I'm talking about my husband)?

I feel like I make the same things over and over again. My hubby can be a picky eater. He will not eat fish or fruit and veggies can be limited. My autistic son is usually a better eater than him. I feel like I'm stuck. Any ideas?

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Asked by layh41407 at 4:06 PM on Jun. 26, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Fried potatoes with kielbasa it's easy and yummy oh and chili dogs :)
    Maybe sloppy joes .........

    Answer by nickynova at 4:08 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • OOooooo, I like the fried potatoes with kielbasa idea. Good one!

    Comment by layh41407 (original poster) at 4:10 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Kielbasa can be used in sooo many things we do it with velveta shells and cheese and jumbliya mix I love me some kielbasa :)

    Answer by nickynova at 4:12 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • burger king where you can have it your way lol

    Answer by SWEETPEAS3MOM at 4:13 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Chili is always good. I've yet to meet a picky eater that won't eat chili made from scratch.

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 4:21 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • bake chicken, shred it, use a little of the drippings with water and mexican seasonings to make a sauce for it. Mix it all together and use it any way you'd use a tortilla - fajitas, tacos, burritos, wrap it and fry it for chimichangas. Put guacamole and sour cream on the side for everyone else in the house and do some rice on the side.

    Answer by NotPanicking at 4:22 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • NotPanicking~ that sounds gooood. I'll have to try it!

    Answer by SWEETPEAS3MOM at 4:24 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • keilbasa is so awesome:)

    Answer by Leeshamak at 6:06 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • You should def try one of the many recipe groups on here too~ They have some awesome ideas:) I loved the slow cooker group!

    Answer by Leeshamak at 6:08 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

  • Here are some of our "regulars": minestrone soup, salad, tomato mozzarella and basil sandwiches
    General Tsao’s tofu
    stuffed peppers
    vegetable stew with dumplings
    sweet potato and black bean burritos
    home made pizza from the freezer
    lentil soup and grilled cheese sandwiches
    lentil sloppy joes
    Mushroom lasagna
    Spinach and tofu curry
    breakfast: oatmeal pancakes and fruit salad
    bean and vegetable sloppy joes
    southwest falafel
    Halloween black and orange quesadillas
    black bean soup, quesadillas, avocado salad
    lentil tacos
    mushroom stroganoff
    Mediterranean stew
    pot pie
    not crab cakes, tofu fish sticks, baked sweet potato “fries”
    peanut noodles
    tamale bean pie
    Mexican bean and pasta bake

    Send me a message if you would like any recipes

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:36 PM on Jun. 26, 2010

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