Dinner

It is too hot to eat…

Greetings blog readers.

It is in the 90s today, and I have nearly decided that it is, in fact, too hot to eat today. I just had a lovely popsicle though, and it was rather refreshing.

I am still resting my leg, yet another day on the couch reading and letting the fans blow on me as I try to remain cool. This is the fourth day in a row that I have not had much activity, and my body caught on quickly. I have not had much of an appetite since Thursday.

So, I decided to write about Wednesday’s dinner today 🙂

Wednesday night my mom, Mark and I went over to our friends’ house for dinner. It was an amazing array of grilling, salad, and so on. We had sausage, chicken and scallops on the grille:

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My friend Megan and I designed a lovely plate of fresh mozzarella, tomato and basil:

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and there was a beautiful salad of which the greens came out of Nancy’s garden.

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My plate was filled with all sorts of wonderful food:

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It was such a wonderful summer dinner and it was a beautiful night outside.

I can also report that I am reading American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld.

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I loved the book Prep by Ms. Sittenfeld, so I was really looking forward to reading this book – especially after Jenna’s rave reviews of the book. I love the genre of political fiction – it is rarely done well, and even though I’m only on page 100 I think this book is wonderful. I can see I will be making a lot of progress in the book today, with not much else to do. I am so glad that I do not watch a lot of TV – because having four days on the couch and watching TV would be really depressing, I think. At least I am using this time well and reading some great books! 🙂

OK, I’m signing off for now – but I’ll be back, I’m sure later today. Have a good day everyone – and stay cool and hydrated!!!!

One thought on “It is too hot to eat…

  1. It is sometimes too hot to eat, but your salad looks crispy and refreshing. Glad to know you are healing.

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