Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Copycat

by Meghann on April 24, 2012

Once again, Pinterest delivered on an amazing find for dinner this evening…

Chick-fil-A Bites with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce by Kristin of Iowa Girl Eats

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I followed the recipe for the bites and the honey mustard dipping sauce to a T. And you know what? Kristin is a genius!

Her secret to copycat Chick-Fil-A bites? Pickle juice! Who would have thought? Of course, as soon as I read that ingredient it made perfect sense. They do kinda have a pickle-y aftertaste that just works.

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If you love Chick-Fil-A I would highly suggest checking this recipe out. Trust me, it’s a winner. :)

I didn’t have waffle fries on hand, but I did have sweet potato fries. They did the job.

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And a side of veggies to get my veggie quota in for the plate.

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Backing up to earlier in the day… I snacked on some peanut butter crackers and almonds while working at Starbucks this afternoon

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And got some quality time in with the birthday girl as we took an extra long walk around a local park together.

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She also got chicken on her dinner bowl as a special birthday treat. I would have loved to have made her a birthday cake, but Maddie isn’t a fan of doggie cakes or specialty cookies. She isn’t really a fan of milk bones or most things cookie-like, really. She prefers meat. Or yogurt. Or cheese. That’s it.

For dessert I had two Tag-Along cookies and two strawberries.

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Guess who finished Mad Men on Netflix this evening?!? That’s right, I watched all 4 seasons of Mad Men in less than a month. That’s 52 episodes. Done. I’m hoping to find the first episodes of season 5 online so I’ll be totally caught up and can watch the new episodes as they come. I’m an addict. :)

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