Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Surprise Dinner

On Valentine’s Day I surprised hubby and the toddler with a dinner they had been asking for for a while (I purposefully left it off our meal plan so it would be a surprise…):

Spaghetti with grass-fed beef sauce with lots of carrots and celery

spaghetti 01
and garlic cheese bread.

garlic cheese bread
There also was a salad that didn’t get photographed.

They both were very happy and surprised! Smile

Today’s dinner was as planned:

Veggie soup with carrots, celery, edamame, tofu, eggs, and half a leftover chicken breast (the chicken was not planned but was leftover from the chicken salad I made for lunch, so I decided to use it).

chicken tofu veggie soup
It’s funny how different food makes different people happy. I much preferred today’s dinner…

Questions: What was the last time someone surprised you with food? What was it? When did you last surprise someone with food?

Be well,
Andrea

10 comments:

  1. I suprised my hubby with his favorite dessert on Vday!

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  2. Your spaghetti looks amazing! I love adding lots of veggies to mine, but sadly my husband is not a fan, so I usually just cook some separately to add to my dish. And grassfed beef... yum!!

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  3. The spaghetti looks delicious!

    I haven't been surprised with food much because I do all the cooking at home. I can surprise my hub with any dessert I make, he loves them all.

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  4. andrea, what a great surprise. this dinner looks delicious for sure. we have not surprised eachother with a home cooked meal in a while since we are sans kitchen. i will look forward to it though soon ;)

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  5. My hubby surprised me with breakfast on Sunday...oatmeal! Nothing new, per se, but he made it for me which somehow made it taste better! Your spaghetti looks great, Andrea!

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  6. Looks yummy! Two weeks ago my hubby surprised me by having dinner ready by the time I got home from work - table set with candles lit and everything!

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  7. Yum. Now I have a craving for spaghetti and garlic bread.

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  8. Yummy, the bread is making me hungry.

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  9. Both dinners sure look yummy! I cook all the time so no one surprises me, but sometimes I surprise myself with just putting a bunch of ingredients together at the last minute and coming up with something new :)

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