Sunday, November 20, 2011

Taco Night

by Meghann on November 20, 2011

Maddie is wiped.


We dropped her off at doggie camp yesterday morning and she could barely keep her eyes open when we picked her up earlier this evening. The good news is she came home with top marks on her report. Apparently she’s a good eater, plays well with others, and easily bonds with every counselor. I’m so proud. :)

Tacos were on the menu for dinner tonight.


Part 1: Veggies

  • Carrot
  • Onion
  • Broccoli
  • Mushrooms
  • Taco Seasoning (chili powder, cumin, garlic salt, pepper, salt, oregano)


Part 2: Cold Bean Salsa

  • Black Beans
  • Frozen Corn
  • Red Onion
  • Tomato
  • Salt & Pepper
  • Chili Powder


Part 3: Tortillas


(I picked these up today, but wasn’t a fan. They fell apart before either Derek or I had a chance to take our first taco bites. eh.)

Part 4: Cheese :)


Done. It was a veggie heavy meal, which is exactly what I was going for. :)


My mind was dead set on Monica’s No-Bake Protein Pie for dessert. It’s hard to say no to a 4-ingedient pumpkin pie recipe with ‘no-bake’ in the title.


Only I added chocolate chips to mine. It needed a little somethin’-somethin’.


Mmmm…. pumpkin pie.


I was impatient and didn’t let it refrigerate first, so my piece wasn’t the prettiest coming out, but that didn’t stop it from being tasty.


The texture and flavor reminded me more of a pumpkin pudding pie than anything else. It was good, but still missing something. Maybe more chocolate drizzled on top?! ๐Ÿ˜‰

Derek and I just started Captain America. I’m crossing my fingers Chris Evans keeps his shirt off the entire movie. A girl can dream, right? ๐Ÿ˜‰

Good Night!


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