*This is a special "treat Tuesday."
*The meat loaf recipe comes from the Betty Crocker cookbook.
*This was a meal that I remember my mother making during my childhood.
*She is battling Alzheimer's Disease and isn't able to cook any longer.
*My parents are coming over for dinner tonight and I thought it would be fun to make this meal for my parents.
*I actually did the cooking today which normally doesn't happen because my wife is the cook in the family.
*I'm not sure if my mom will remember this dinner, but it brought me lots of pleasure today to make this meal for my parents.
*1 1/2 pounds of hamburger
*3 slices bread, torn into pieces
*1 cup of milk
*1 small onion, chopped (about 1/4 cup)
*1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
*1 1/2 teaspoons salt
*1/2 teaspoons dry mustard
*1/4 teaspoon pepper
*1/2 teaspoon ground sage
-Mix all ingredients.
-Spread in ungreased loaf pan (9 x 5 x 3 inches)
-Cook uncovered in 350 degree oven until done
-This usually takes about 1 1/2 hours.
Treat Tuesday: Middle-Grade Novel
*The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin
**I'm reading the ARC (comes out September 22nd)
Treat Tuesday: Adult Novel
*The Guest Room by Chris Bohjalian
**I'm reading the ARC (comes out January 6th)