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 →

Balsamic Vinegar and Honey Pulled Pork Sliders

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I’m still sick (day 8 for anyone else counting). And now, I admit, I’m getting downright ornery and unpleasant. Friday night we went out for Mexican. Mr. Prevention didn’t even bother giving my sweatpants the side-eye. He just went with it. I ordered something smothered in cheese, throwing healthy eating out the window in hopes… Read more →

Recipe Repeat: Crock Pot Cincinnati-Style Chili

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By the time my annual chili contest wraps up, I swear off chili for a solid few weeks. Chili for 10-12 weeks straight is…enough. Even for me. But after a few weeks, sure enough…I’m back to happily enjoying chili. I don’t stay away for long, regardless of the season. Good thing, too, since I still… Read more →

Slow Cooker Tikka Masala + Weekly Menu

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Super Bowl Sunday. Oh, hi. I couldn’t care less. If I were entertaining, perhaps I’d anxious to feed a bunch of mouths, but even the promise of funny commercials isn’t drawing me in this year. Honestly, I think I’m in a bit of a sports slump… Not only did the Illini footballs season end in… Read more →

Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken + Weekly Menu

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Mr. Prevention is a really great gift-giver. Not only is he thoughtful and generous, but he’s also really creative. I mean, this psychedelic bulldog canvas truly completes my home. Every home needs such a conversation piece occupying real estate on their walls. At least one wall. Really. He also got me tennis lessons for Christmas… Read more →



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