Summer Vacation, Day 32: Big Breakfast!

We all try to pitch in with a meal and drinks and stuff when we descend on Jodi’s folks’ house, so this morning we made breakfast: chocolate-chip-banana pancakes (with a splash of vanilla), eggs (scrambled and “cowboy” – what the young’ns call “over-easy”), bacon and orange juice.

I think there were seventeen mouths to feed; I cooked roughly a dozen and a half eggs, two pounds of bacon and nearly a gallon of pancake batter; and Jodi poured a gallon of oranges juice and multiple glasses of milk, to boot. We ran short on bacon; I cut up and browned a leftover bratwurst, and someone ate a cold chicken leg.

Left-overs? Three pancakes. All in all, we gauged it pretty well.

One thought on “Summer Vacation, Day 32: Big Breakfast!

  1. I love meals like that. We were with some folks today who are new in town. We brought a half gallon of minestrone soup, a pound of lettuce and eight tomatoes, and my hubby cooked up eleven grilled cheese sandwiches and mixed up two gallons of lemonade. Then the neighor's kids showed up…

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