With a Y, not an ie

Wow I manage to go a long time between posts!  I’ve been busy teaching this week-therapeutic pre school on monday (seriously), english on tuesday, and yesterday music.

But I also got asked to apply for a position at the private school I sub at (for next fall) so maybe someday my life will involve teaching the same thing every day.  A girl can dream…

Had lots of puppy underfoot fun around here
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Silly doggie.

Diana asked last time why we rock so many pot roasts on the dinner table in the machine house.   The biggest reason?  I dislike most beef.  Before I was dating the fiance it was something I more or less never bought-my meat consumption was ground turkey or chicken breasts.  The fiance on the other hand, loves it.   Roast is one way where I don’t hate it.   So this way, we’re both happy.

Plus, leftovers get to be made into things like last night’s dinner

What’s that?
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Beef pasty!  Mmmm.

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Basically, a pasty is like a hand held pot pie. If you’re googling, pasty and pastie are two very different things.

And while both may make your man happy, we’re sticking with the Y around here.

We had them last week with chicken too
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And made leftover crust into a little tiny chocolate pie
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Baby sized pieces!  I made the pasty crust a little saltier than normal pie crust.  Salt + chocolate = happiness.
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Here’s the easiest guessing game ever.  The wonderful folks at Pom sent me some juice to sample

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Who can guess what the first thing I made was?

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15 responses to “With a Y, not an ie

  1. Hahaha, I’m sipping some POM now. What did you make?

  2. Beef pastry!? I need that in my life. I want to know what you made!

  3. I bet you made a cocktail..LUSH!!!!!! Jk. Mmm…pastry dough…HOLY SH*T. Drool. Fiance is lucky.

  4. Best of luck with the teacher job! I know that it is a tough market right now. Pastry and beef….how yummy!

  5. pomegranate and vodka!?

  6. The first thing you made was a drink. I am going to guess a POM Mimosa, because that is what I would make 🙂

  7. mmm that beef pastry looks SO good!!! POM MARTINI!! 🙂

  8. Pom and vodka on the rocks! That would be my choice 🙂

  9. Your title cracked me up because that’s always how I say my name — Katy with a “y” not an “ie.”

  10. I’m going with a pomegranate martini. But then again that’s what I would make.

  11. What do you do in therapeutic preschool? I subbed in an ESL preschool and it was not pleasant at all. Therapeutic sounds better.

    That beef pasty looks good, as does the mini pie. I want both.

    I hope you made a pomtini or pom margarita.

  12. I think you made some sort of drink lol…

  13. well if you’re smart you made a POMtini… b/c that’s what i’m drinking right now!

    or maybe a POMarita??

    is it bad that’s basically the sole purpose for the jug of POM i keep in my fridge at all times????

  14. STILL staring at that beef pastry.

  15. GIRL that beef pastry AND chocolate pie look amazing!

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