We decided we were going to enjoy this crisp, fall evening by going downtown to Mass street with Cozy and grab some coffee and walk around. Then, literally, as we were backing out of the garage, my sister called, asking if
|Cozy wins for longest tongue.|
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One of our favorite things are "stay-at-home dates". Sweats, wine, good food, music and relaxing is our idea of a good time. When I plan meals for the week, I like to make our weekend meals something we really look forward to (like pasta and comfort foods) so we are less tempted to go out to eat. Tonight's menu: clam chowder.
This is my favorite cookbook. I've made 1/3 of the recipes in this book and have loved all of them. They are quick and easy recipes but are really tasty too. This book is literally falling apart, pages coming out, because we've used it so much.
I think my favorite recipe of all time in this book is the clam chowder recipe. Talk about a hearty, tasty bowl of soup! I've made it at least 6 times. As soon as the weather turned cooler this Fall, I made this.
And for the first time this year, I said, "it's cold in here". So we lit our fireplace for the first time since it turned pearly white. Isn't it beautiful?
And in the mean time, Cozy took his position on the floor, exhausted from frolicking in the woods. Is there anything better than seeing your fur-child having the time of his life
This has been a great Friday night for multiple reasons:
- Got to see my sister, her boyfriend, and their dogs
- Cozy got his exercise for the
- Date night with Eh.. in sweats.. with my hair on top of my head
- Lit the fireplace for the first time this season
- Clam chowder
- Red wine
- Jersey Shore