Our family is a traditional beef, beans, lettuce, tomato, cheese on a shell family. Having five Tuesdays in the month of October and having Taco Tuesday as a theme is bad planning on my part. I could, of course, stretch our horizons to something besides the traditional taco, but it’s the meal the Mister makes and I’m not quite ready to give up the night off from the kitchen. I thought the best way to solve this problem was to give you some variability without having to give me any – here’s a roundup of taco recipes I would try if I was the one in the kitchen on a Tuesday.
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With our kids at six and four, table manners are starting to be something we work on pretty consistently. One fun way that we incorporate “fancy” manners is to have a “fancy” dinner every once and awhile. The dinner itself doesn’t need to be anything special, but using the “good” fabric napkins, drinking water from wine glasses, and eating in the dining room all set the scene and make our kids feel special. And we aren’t above a little
bribery challenge/reward…good behavior at a “fancy” meal at home has been known to lead to a “fancy” meal out.