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    So I grew up in an Italian/Greman family. Everything was always homemade and made from scratch. Due to my crazy work schedule I usually spend an entire weekend cooking and filling up our freezer. That way if I have to work late someone can grab something out of the freezer and just heat it up. It usually last at least 4-5 month before the freezer is emtpy. Well, this weekend was a cooking weekend. This is where our Hoover comes in!

    When we first got home from food shopping I cleaned all of the fruit and put it all in container. Tubs got a little treat from me, some watermelon. Little did I know he was going to get a little more than that! While I was cleaning the the strawberries I dropped 2 and Tubs was right there to swallow them up. I made Stew, Chicken soup, chili, sloppy joes and baked ziti. Throughout the day Tubs were right there to clean up the carrots I dropped along with some cheese. I guess his belly if full because his is sound asleep right here on the floor. Our little Hoover boy!

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    Aww he got his belly full. lol

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    Sounds like most of the dropped food was pretty healthy stuff though. Otherwise you might have to change his name to Double Tubs.

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    Bella has a spot she loves to sit in when I cook. I am so amazed on how organized you are. I love to cook and have fresh meals, but not that organized. Jealous!

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    So funny that you posted this. I call Lucy "Hoover" all the time. She just sits there and waits whenever anyone has food. When my oldest daughter was a baby she loved cheerios and I swear, Lucy had as many as she did!

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    @ LariP ...LOL that is great. I make sure that it is all healthy so he doesn't became Double Tubs!

    @ Bella'sMom...It is so worth putting one weekend aside to make enough meals to last a long time. I got a late start this time around, so I will have to finish up my meals up later this week. I only have a 3 day work week this week, so I should be able to finish up before the weekend. I also bake a lot and put those things in the freezer too. This time around I already have a cheese cake and a pineapple upside down cake ready to go. My huuby is also asking for an apple pie! I wonder if Tubs will have the opportunity to steal some apples! Last weekend I was able to make 5 batches of sauce and I canned that all up! I am looking forward to not having to cook for a while!

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    Floor clean-up is such an important job! My boys like to help cook, too; sometimes they nudge me hoping a tidbit will fall! Hoover would be a good Bulldog name!

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    thats awesome that you do that!! Tubbs is such a mess I grew up with everything made from scrtach too, and miss it terribly! My hubby works nights and I mostly work days so we don't cook alot, besides the fact he is sooo picky. He's a on the go eater...his mom never cooked
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    @speechmom53..thinking that chili could comeback to haunt you! I know exactly what you are talking about..Jake is part goat and I am constantly pulling stuff from his mouth. He especially enjoys snails and worms..and I hate clearing that from his mouth!! Yuk

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    That is cute!! I love the name Hoover for a bully!

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    @speechmom53 Also, we would LOVE it if you'd share your recipes and how you package for freezing on our sister forum Taste Tested Recipes ~Forums~ - Taste Tested Recipes- Home Page when you get some time. I'll bet the recipes are wonderful!

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    @LariP you beat me to it. hahaha
    Funny my boy is a hoover too. I swear if I drop something I dont want him to have even he beats me to it from across the room and just sucks it up. 1 time was the wax paper that comes in between the cheese slices. Just inhaled it completely. Crazy bullies!

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