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The General Wins

Chinese dinner was not a total bomb, but it wasn't spectacular either. Christian gobbled up his General Tso's chicken and requested more, but for once I cooked just enough for one helping each. He also enjoyed his rice. He ate around his peas to eat just the shrimp and it appears that he shuffled his veggie stir fry around the plate to give the illusion that he had eaten some. I could use the excuse that he has an ear infection and isn't feeling 100%, but somehow I think that if I had piled his plate high with General Tso he would've eaten it all.

Despite the fact that I was using a 'reduced sodium' soy sauce I still feel like I used too much. And although I attemted to round out our meal with lots of veggies... they didn't get eaten so it's back to the drawing board on a healthier chinese meal for us.

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