Recipe Repeat: Bacon, Eggs, and Asparagus Salad


On my way back from Ohio it rained the entire way. It was cold. I was confused. Where did spring go? My sadness faded when I came home to an empty house. No husband. No dog. Just…quiet. It’s amazing how productive I can be without a sassy, demanding bulldog around. I was being so productive… Read more →

Chicken Caesar Wraps


I had every intention of yesterday being a good day. But, not so much. The high point: my morning dentist appointment (no cavities)! How sad. Maybe, just maybe, tomorrow I’ll get through my email. And maybe, just maybe, tomorrow I will pass my electronic medical records proficiency assessment…despite having very little time to practice all… Read more →

Meatless Monday: Balsamic and Pesto Goat Cheese Portobello Burgers


My parents live blocks away from an amazing farmer’s market. While the market is only open in the warmer months, it is plentiful and diverse during those months. My personal favorites are the corn ears that arrive by the truck full and people just climb all over the corn picking out their ears, and a… Read more →

Recipe Repeat: Goat Cheese and Apple Chicken + Weekly Menu


As I was driving to Chicago yesterday, my phone rang. It was my mom. “What do I do with the promoscuitto and these dates?” she asked. (She was making these Cheese-Stuffed Dates with Prosciutto) “You mean PROscuitto?” I asked in response. “Yeah, whatever.” she gently snapped back. Let’s not even get her started on the… Read more →

Toasted Sesame Ginger Salmon


Yesterday, our cleaning lady brought in these 2 packages from our front porch. I was moving them off the island so I could start on dinner and one of the boxes weighed a TON. Addressed to Mr. Prevention, I set it aside and went about my way. When he got home, I told him about… Read more →

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