Healthy Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins + Weekly Menu

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I can’t remember a time I’ve been so incredibly sick that I’ve lost my appetite. Even when I had thrush and could hardly taste food, I still ate. The day after I gave myself food poisoning (totally my fault…expiration dates are more than a suggestion, it ends up), I was back to my regularly scheduled… Read more →

Baked Strawberry Donuts

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Mr. Prevention and I have jobs that couldn’t really be any more different. He works in the corporate world, is highly professional (not that I’m not, but there may be an occasional “yo yo yo” in a work email…and plenty of smiley faces), and travels the world on business. I would not care for any… Read more →

The Best Black Bean Brownies

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Happy VALENTINE’S Day! I love V-day. It’s the sap in me. A day involving love, chocolate, and flowers…I’m in. Very in. When I got home from work yesterday, I found a box of chocolate-covered strawberries waiting for me at the door. The card read, “Please save some for me! See you tomorrow. Love, Mark and… Read more →

Chocolate Brownie Cookies + Weekly Menu

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Friday night we did absolutely nothing. I worked way too late for a Friday night and came home to find Mr. Prevention and Lily snuggled up on the air mattress in our bedroom. You see, Lily dog isn’t allowed on furniture or in the bed, yet she refuses to let you enjoy a nap or… Read more →

Fruit and Nut Shortbread Cookies

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Remember how my mom told me not to bring any baked good homes? Well, of course I did. And guess who wasn’t upset by my doing so? Imagine. That. In my family, I serve as the conscience for everyone at the table. I’m the gate keeper of the salt, butter, and other unhealthy and unnecessary… Read more →



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