Dinner

Survivor Finale Brunch (with spoilers!)

May 21, 2015
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Survivor spoilers below!!! I am coming off a major caffeine – champagne – finale buzz this afternoon! Hillary and Ellen were at my house by 8am to get started on our brunch menu. I successfully stayed away from the internet and wasn’t spoiled for the fantastic ending. Whew! As a mostly decaf drinker, I had […]

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Brinners

May 20, 2015
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Just breakfasts and dinners today! I have no idea where the lunches are. In my stomach!? Monday night’s dinner was a version of shrimp and grits. I made a big pot of cheesy grits in my rice cooker and then cooked bacon, peppers, tomatoes, and shrimp in a skillet on the side in barbecue sauce. […]

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Where The Green Grass Grows

May 14, 2015
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This is going to be one of those photos I come across in the dead of winter and long for the warmth and greenery of spring! The sun is twinkling through the trees and turning everything neon today. And boy was I thankful to see the sun up already when I left for Plyo Max […]

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Easy Slow Cooker Black Beans

May 12, 2015
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Let’s all bow down to the mighty slow cooker. It wins again! Matt brought home some local dried black beans from Steadfast Farm from the city market last week, and I decided to meal plan around them. After all, a pound of beans makes a LOT of food! Tuesday: nachos. Wednesday: quesadillas. Thursday lunch: bean […]

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Second Chances

May 11, 2015
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It sure is a hot one outside today! I’m hiding out down in my office cave, but I should be up on my laptop on the porch! First, can we talk about Survivor!? I’m assuming those of you who watch have caught up and heard the announcement about the new Second Chances season? SO PUMPED!! […]

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Happenings!

May 8, 2015
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I got sucked into the whirlwind of life and after a 4 hour trip to get Mazen’s hair cut and Target, I’m back to catch up and say hello. We are having some FAB weather here in Cville and I’m eager to get back outside!! I’m sure you are too : ) Or maybe you […]

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Mary Kay, Chicken and Lots Of Beans

May 5, 2015
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Good morning! I just sent Mazen off to preschool cute as can be – Last night I made an early dinner – Chicken and Bean Bake. I didn’t have any fresh herbs so I used lots of dried thyme instead. This recipe is better with fresh herbs and lots of garlic though! But it’s always a […]

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