Simply Awesome Dinner

by Jill Dalton

Some nights I just don’t feel like cooking a huge meal so on this night we simply had freshly cut cucumber, orange bell pepper, an heirloom tomato, steamed broccoli, celery with peanut butter and watermelon. At first I thought ” wow, I am slipping here not making a nice meal after everyone has had such a long day”, but you know what my family’s comments were? ” mmmmmm, I love it when we have meals like this” and ” wow I am stuffed, that was delicious!”

Sometimes I forget that dinner doesn’t have to be some big banquet spread that has taken me a lot of time to prepare. The important thing is that we are spending time together eating a healthy meal. This simple meal happened to make all of us happy!

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Sara Mortensen March 14, 2017 - 1:26 pm

Im going through the same thing right now! We are getting ready to rent our house and move and I just dont have time to cook every night for a family of 8. They have been eating a lot of apples and peanut butter. Lol

Jill Dalton March 14, 2017 - 9:42 pm

Wow, a family of eight. That must be a challenge. My heart goes out to you. Apples and peanut butter are awesome!Keep up the good workd!


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