Wednesday, November 12, 2014

144.8…Giving Thanks

I knew the second I walked into Bunco at Silvana's house, I was in for a treat. She had a chef and staff there preparing all sorts of fabulousness. The first thing that caught my eye was the sirloin on baguette slices topped with caramelized onions, blue cheese and a drizzle of balsamic reduction. 

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I basically parked myself in front of these and went to town.

As if that was't enough, there were delicious crab cakes and a cheese platter as well!

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Silvana's theme for Bunco was "Giving Thanks" and the food was all about fall comfort foods. I felt pretty comforted enjoying the butternut squash soup that was placed before me:

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Dinner was equally comforting:

Chicken:

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Mashed potatoes:

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Green beans:

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Fabulous.

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Dessert screamed fall:

Mini pumpkin bundt cakes with cream cheese frosting:

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Lemon Bundt Cake:

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I give thanks to Silvana for spoiling us rotten last night!!!

I wish I could say breakfast and lunch were as exciting but I can't. English muffin with peanut butter and a grapefruit. The grapefruit came off my tree so I guess that's exciting!

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I took the kids to school, went to an appointment, ran some errands then home for lunch:

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The usual.

I have an event to attend at the school tonight, then it's straight to bed. Staying up last night wiped me out. :(

What are you thankful for?

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