Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

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Our cleaning lady comes on Fridays and coming home on Friday afternoon to that smell of CLEAN may very well be the highlight of my week. There is no facetiousness in that sentence whatsoever. She is worth her weight in gold. I mean, her daughter even draws pictures of bulldogs and leaves them behind. We… Read more →

Crock Pot Tangy Italian Beef Sandwiches + Weekly Menu

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Mr. Prevention and I had to get out of the house yesterday. Our weekends free of all commitments are enjoyable, but incredibly lazy and somewhat unproductive. As we kept complaining about being ready for a nap 3 hours after our 9-10 hour night of rest, it was clear that we needed some fresh air and… Read more →

Cheesy Taco Soup

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I thoroughly enjoyed the winter Olympics…almost as much as I enjoy the summer Olympics. Or college (Illini) sports. Yes, even when they lose in basketball to Michigan by, like, 30 points. Gaaah. But as a side note on the Olympics, I really do not understand curling. Atallwhatsoever. By the middle of week 2 of the… Read more →

Meatless Monday: Spinach and Artichoke Melts

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I hoard food. Kind of, sort of. When we’ve been relocated for Mr. P’s work, it has been a blessing and a curse. A blessing in that…is there anything more physically or emotionally grueling as moving? To have people come into your home, pack everything with skilled expertise, and move it to your new home… Read more →

Chilaquiles and Salsa Verde

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As soon as I thought, “I haven’t been sick in a long time – woo!”…BAM. I ended up at Urgent Care yesterday and found myself with an upper respiratory tract infection with a dash of sinus infection and was prescribed antibiotics. Nearly 24 hours later, I’m surviving a bit better. But naturally, work has been… Read more →



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