BLT Pasta + Weekly Menu

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What is it about bacon? Everything, or nearly everything, is truly made better with bacon. Kristen’s here visiting and eating good food is always on the agenda with the two of us together. We stayed in last night and what did we make? Beer, Cheddar, and BACON Risotto. It was delicious…though, not-so-healthy. We had a… Read more →

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 →

Italian Salad with Prosciutto, Peperoncini, and Parmesan + Weekly Menu

Italian Salad with Prosciutto, Peperoncini, and Parmesan 1

When you don’t have kids of your own, predicting what’s kid-friendly and what’s not can be quite challenging. I often come to my conclusion based on whether or not Mr. Prevention would eat xyz food and that’s usually a pretty good indication of how kid-friendly it truly is. That said, some kids are really good… 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 →

Chili Mac + Weekly Menu

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My in-laws came in for a bit of the weekend and I was excited to see them. Yes, I’m fortunate…I actually like my in-laws. Quite a lot, actually. They also brought their very youthful dog, Harry, who was quite the handful for our lazy Lily dog. My father-in-law has turned into an avid beer connoisseur,… Read more →



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