Category Archives: Recipes

Willing Fall to Arrive

The hot weather was killing me. Destroying me. None of my summer clothes fit because I went on an all you can eat 7 day cruise. Then, miraculously, the weather seems to have changed overnight. It feels like fall. The … Continue reading

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Carrot and Bran Muffins

I’ve been trying a lot of bran muffins lately at Panera and other coffee shops.  I feel like they are better for you, but they probably aren’t.  So I decided to try making my own.  Ryan assures me they are … Continue reading

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Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

I stole this recipe from the lovely Stefania, who stole it from her mother in law, who probably stole it from somewhere on the internet. I have had this once at her house, and have now made it once, and … Continue reading

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Kicking Off the Summer

Big weekend of BBQs. I had the work crew and their families over last night for a BBQ. It poured rain while we ate inside, but later the weather passed and we made a fire complete with smores. I made … Continue reading

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My recipes have a new home

I picked up my custom made recipe box from Todd way back in March.  My old recipe card dividers looked horrible and I was looking to buy some new cards when my wonderful husband offered to make them for me … Continue reading

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Mom’s Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies & My Weekend

We had a great weekend, which included lots of eating!  Friday night we went to see Joel McHale (host of E’s The Soup) at Mohegan Sun.  We love the show, and have a weekly ritual of watching it every Saturday … Continue reading

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Coconut Chip Coffee Cake

Hubby has some big stuff going on right now, so I’ve been letting the house go and letting him off the hook with the cleaning or cooking. I’m being a supportive, calm, not-stressed out or anxious wife. If I am … Continue reading

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Cashew Curry

Caitlin turned me on to a great website called 101 Cookbooks. Tonight I tried one of Heidi’s recipes for the first time. When I realized I didn’t have the most important ingredient, curry, my husband was nice enough to pick … Continue reading

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Baking Makes It Better

I felt like I was spinning my wheels at work today, going in circles, redoing work I’ve already done. I was happy to have my yoga practice tonight, but sad that I didn’t make it home from work in time … Continue reading

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Chili-Cheese Black Bean Enchiladas

Day eight with no meat and still not missing it. I made this dish on Sunday night, and baked it for dinner last night. Ryan was skeptical, but LOVED it. “This is a keeper,” he said. It’s going on a … Continue reading

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