Meals 8/17, Stir Fry

B: breakfast tostada (fried egg on toasted corn tortilla, cheese and salsa L: leftovers D: Pork Stir Fry (pork tenderloin, veggies, pasta) We had a bunch of miscellaneous fresh veggies, so a stir fry sounded good to me.  Younger son complain about having had this meal a few days ago, … Continue reading

Meals 8/12, Pork Tacos

B: Clif bar (white chocolate/macadamia nut) L: leftover chicken and veggies D: Pork tacos and “Mexican” coleslaw I cooked off a pork shoulder this afternoon and shredded it for the tacos, with tomatoes, avocado, and onion.  My version of “Mexican” coleslaw is similar to Fidel’s in Solana Beach.  Shredded cabbage, … Continue reading

Charlie Barley Soup

When our kids were watching the Peanuts holiday shows, my 4 year old got Charlie Brown’s name a little wrong and said he wanted to watch that “Charlie Barley Show”.  It sort of stuck and that’s now one of my son’s sometimes-nicknames.  I saw the 7 bean and barley mix … Continue reading

Eggs and Spaghetti

The boys get a huge kick out of breakfast for dinner.  Our #1 son buys lunch at school once a week and they even have a breakfast for lunch option sometimes.  Tonight, it was scrambled eggs, chicken sausage, and toaster waffles for them.  Lisa and I were going to have … Continue reading