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Breakfast for dinner very good!


Friday, October 12, 2012

Wanted to share something that really works for me when I am trying to eat light and want filling good food. When I make my main meal which I have around 2pm in the day (yes we retired folks can do that), I make myself a serving of a hot cereal and put in a corning ware dish to have later. I usually make Cream of Buckwheat, my favorite, but they don't always have it down here in Mexico, so lately it's been Oat Bran. I add a banana, vanilla, chocolate almond milk, and almonds. I add the almonds after I reheat it later in the evening. This really works for me as then it is already prepared and easy to heat up with no fuss or mess. All ready to go. I find this meal very satisfying and it is sweat with the banana and I add a little stevia.
If you have a busy life it's a quick thing to whip up and very good.
Just thought I would share.
Hope all my sparks buddies are doing great.
Make it a great day.
Sallie
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BUBBLICIOUS6 10/14/2012 10:38AM

    I do the same thing, but only with Irish Steel Cut Oats. Don't you just love it? When I used to work shift work, most times breakfast would be at supper time. I've been in that routine often and it also works for me too!
Have a wonderful day!
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DESERTDREAMERS 10/13/2012 9:11AM

    It's really hard to mess up breakfast - no matter when it's eaten!

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BUTEAFULL 10/13/2012 12:46AM

    I need to look for cream of buckwheat, I didn't know there was such a thing
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JANIEWWJD 10/12/2012 11:48PM

    I love your idea. Think I'll try it. Thanks!!!!!
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KATRINAKAT23 10/12/2012 6:36PM

  I like it. Quick, easy and good.

Thanks for sharing.

Have a good weekend.

Kat

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WHITEANGEL4 10/12/2012 3:03PM

    I often have my oatmeal or other cereal for my mid day meal while hubby is working the day shift. It use to be my evening meal when he worked nights. It seemed to keep me on track with my weight.

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GAYEMC 10/12/2012 2:54PM

    I eat breakfast foods for dinner quite a bit in winter time, usually an omlett or french toast. Great comfort food on a gloomy day.

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CYCLINGSANDY 10/12/2012 1:42PM

    I usually have an omelet, but I might like the hot cereal too. After my very long workdays anything to eat that is quick is great.

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CARRAND 10/12/2012 1:07PM

    I love eating breakfast for dinner!

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BARBARASDIET 10/12/2012 12:52PM

    I have oatmeal for breakfast every morning but I do like eggs for dinner.

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IRP1114 10/12/2012 12:42PM

    Yum. Love breakfast for dinner :-)!

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JLEMUS1 10/12/2012 12:38PM

    That sounds good!! emoticon emoticon

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MEADSBAY 10/12/2012 12:29PM

    When my DH is not around for dinner I usually have an omelette with one egg, 2 whites on top of a huge plate of Spring Mix (baby lettuces).
mmmmmmmmmm...
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SAM60SUMTHINK 10/12/2012 12:26PM

    A good plan!
My main meal is usually in the afternoon, with a light meal around 7pm; and like you, my meal plan may seem reversed to some people because those breakfast meals are perfect later in the day for me. Though I often have Cream of Wheat, I don't know that I've even seen Cream of Buckwheat .... Must look!!
Thanks for a blog with a nice tip... plus a touch of inspiration (hmmm... maybe I just overlooked 'buckwheat' in the aisles...)!!

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STITCH4EVER 10/12/2012 12:15PM

    I FIND THAT IF I ONLY EAT 2 MEALS IN THE DAY AND ONE SNACK, I DO MUCH BETTER AT WEIGHT LOSS.
ERIN

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SLENDERELLA61 10/12/2012 12:13PM

    Sounds wonderful!! I do a lot of oatmeal and cream of wheat. I like wheat germ and bran and my new favorite, quinoa. I've never tried cream of buckwheat. Will have to buy some. I just bought unsalted almonds today. Hadn't had any for a couple months. They are great and filling -- I just have to be careful to measure and have proper portion. I'm guessing you fix something else for hubby. We do that sometimes, too. However, usually we eat similar things, but often I have a lot of veggies and he has a spoonful while he has a lot of meat and I have a couple bites. He wouldn't want breakfast for supper because he has an egg breakfast almost every day. I could still do it. Might.

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STRIVING4HEALTH 10/12/2012 12:11PM

    Sounds yummy! I used to love breakfast for dinner, but I always forget about it!

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LIS193 10/12/2012 11:06AM

    I love scrambled eggs for dinner :)

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AEOLIUS 10/12/2012 10:38AM

    Our family does this also. Breakfast for dinner is one of our favorites!

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SH9719 10/12/2012 10:32AM

    For hot breakfast I like to rototate between oat meal, cream of wheat and farina. I add raisins and a tsp of good maple syrup for sweetness. I usuall use half water and half milk to get my dairy in. I have had this at the end of day when I still had calories and needed filling up.

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