Time to Branch Out

My husband and I had a heart to heart the other day.
After three years of marriage he finally admitted that he’d like me to try some new recipes.
(I guess I should have gotten the hint when he gave me a new cookbook for Christmas!)
So I took on the challenge.
I made a list of all of the menus that I am comfortable making.  (20 in total)
Then I went through all of my cookbooks and made a list of new recipes to try.  (25 in total)
So hopefully in trying some new menus I can add to my “comfortable making” list!
I’ll be sure to let you know the results of this branching out in the coming weeks!
Wish me luck!
By the way…

5 Comments

5 Responses to Time to Branch Out

  1. Holly 03/17/2011 at 8:17 am #

    I want to see the lists you made! I need to branch out too.

  2. ASmith 03/17/2011 at 11:34 am #

    That is so funny…my hubby did the same thing a few years ago. The hard part, is that he is quite picky. I found the best place for “normal” dinners are in ward cookbooks. Pilsbury and Campbells websites both have great ideas too! Good luck.

  3. Natalie 03/17/2011 at 2:28 pm #

    I’ve been trying so hard to not make anything with Cream of Ckn soup or Sour Cream and it’s been a good challenge. Good luck! 🙂

  4. Demarcus Family 03/17/2011 at 8:31 pm #

    There is a blog called Our Best Bites. They also just had a cookbook come out.. anyway, everything I have made from that blog I LOVE ( and it is free!) I am always trying their recipes!

  5. Cali 03/18/2011 at 1:29 pm #

    I’ve been making lots of new recipes lately. I’m quite proud of myself- and I’ve been finding good ones! Let’s trade!

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