February 4, 2010

crankypants and too-tight pants

Posted in mousie at 8:30 pm by Anonymouse

Sorry if yesterday’s past came off a bit cranky.  I wrote it forever ago and didn’t publish it then because I felt like it came off a bit cranky.  However, yesterday I was bushed and out of ideas, so I just went through my drafts and published the most complete draft I had in there.

You’re welcome.

The whole thing and the corresponding comments actually brought out some interesting thoughts in my head, however I haven’t processed them yet.  And, if you know anything about me, you know I like things as processed as can be.

Junk food anyone?

Speaking of junk food, we are hosting a small party on Sunday to watch a certain football game.  Everyone is bring something to eat, it just happens to be at our house.  I’m feeling like I need to offer up some sort of a “main dish” kind of proteiny item, but don’t want to spend a bajillion dollars at the grocery store.

It seems some people don’t find chips and a bevy of dips along with a few dessert options to be a complete meal.  (Doritos and a coke from the gas station used to be my most favorite lunch when I was a working woman.  No wonder I’m always complaining about wanting to lose weight.)

Who has the magic recipe?  Right now, I’m considering wings or some kind of shredded meat mini-sandwiches.  Chili would also be easy but would require bowls that we wouldn’t otherwise need and sometimes you don’t need one more thing to juggle when you’re eating from your lap.



  1. HereWeGoAJen said,

    I didn’t think you sounded cranky. I thought you said it in a funny way. And I totally agreed with all those items.

    Shredded meat mini-sandwiches. Chicken. Put chicken breasts in the crock pot for a couple of hours (like 6?) with barbecue sauce. Rip up with forks. Put in a bowl next to bread and let people make their own. I’d be satisfied.

  2. Kelly said,

    I don’t think you sounded cranky, but I might have a little bit! 🙂 I agree with Jen, shredded meat sandwiches in a crock pot are usually a winner, and easy, you could actually leave the meat in your crock pot so it stays warm on low. Thinly, sliced pork tenderloin also makes a pretty tasty sandwich, and you can usually find whole tenderloins on sale pretty cheap.

  3. shoeaddict said,

    I just must say, GO SAINTS!!
    We are pretty super duper thrilled here. I’ll be in New Orleans on Sunday and plan for it to be insane!

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