Monday, March 20, 2017

Cooking and feeling bleh

On Thursday I made Pork Roast with peppers and onions (sorry no photo)  I browned the roast, then put it in the crockpot with the veggies, fresh garlic cloves and a few shakes of Wosteschire sauce.  I can never spell that word right.  It smelled good, but I have not been feeling well since the storm, so didn't eat any.  Pops complained it was a bit dry, I don't know what he was talking about.  I shredded the rest of it with two forks to freeze for a future pork stew.  I think he just likes to complain. 

I also made more soup with the chicken carcass from last week, mushrooms, garlic, egg noodles, onion, celery.  Was very good.  I will live on this for days.




DH made corned beef with veggies on Sunday.  Uncle wouldn't come over as I was still sick, so DH kindly brought him some as well as some lemon scones I had made.  DH and I don't care much for corned beef.  Two servings for Pops and one for the Uncle and the entire piece of meat was gone.  I'm not kidding.  Thank God I got it at such a deal.  Original price for this 4.64 lb slab of meat was 30.11, bonus buy took 18.65 off and then I had a coupon to get it for an even lower price, so I paid $9.14.  There are plenty of veggies left, so I will turn those into a vegetable soup later in the week.


 
Today is the first day I feel 50% since last Tuesday.  I am looking forward to 80% and up.  Have not missed any work (though I thought about it) and have been sleeping am amazing amount of time.  Today I vacuumed and wrapped a package to send to my Grandmother.  Did some business related work this morning, scheduled an eye exam for Pops (luckily got a great time for next Tuesday, so I can bring him instead of DH) Now I'm trying to get my energy up to shower and head to the bank and post office before I go to the studio. 
 
On a happy note, I never had a fever or sore throat.  So, I am saying it's not an intestinal blockage (as I had last spring) or an 'eschemic event' as I had a few weeks ago with my vision being thrown for a loop.  So I got this!


4 comments:

  1. Glad you are better and on the road back to health.

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    1. Thanks sluggy! Always nice to hear from you.

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  2. Sorry that you haven't been feeling well for quite some time-a week? Hopefully, this will soon be behind you. ((SAndie))

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  3. Sorry you haven't been feeling well either! Glad it's nothing too terribly bad like the other two times you stated! Feel better soon! =)

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