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Last night was to be Parent’s Night Out. However, you learn quickly as a parent to become flexible. So, when my son was kept home for two days with a nasty cold and my daughter started showing signs of the same symptoms, I knew Parent’s Night Out was becoming Parent’s Night In. Determined not to give into my evening entirely, I started scourging my cookbooks for something unusual and romantic. I completely struck out. Nothing appealed to me. I didn’t want to spend a ton of time and I didn’t have a lot of the ingredients on hand. I finally settled on cheddar cheese fondue, partially because it feels a little devious to eat a meal that doesn’t have the five food groups properly portioned out on a plate.
April 11th is National Cheese Fondue Day here in the States. The Melting Pot announced that they will be giving away FREE Cheese Fondue as part of their celebration, but I thought I might celebrate early and make my version at home and then go see them on April 11, because that means I can afford the chocolate version!
Warning: I never promised this was a healthy meal. It was just very quick, pretty cheap, and quite filling, not to mention the YUM factor!
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