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A Summer Night’s Food Prep

July 31, 2013
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We have gobloads of tomatoes and basil so we decided to make the obvious: gazpacho and pesto. Here are some shots from the evening : ) Rather than dirty the Cuisinart (pesto) and the Vitamix (gazpacho) I tried to do both in the Vitamix with great success. I used this recipe with probably a lot […]

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A Light And Stormy Night

August 15, 2012
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How does a dip in a pool sound to a hot 37+6 week pregnant woman? Excellllent! My friend Lara and her two cute kiddos invited us (I just said us – not idea why – ahh!) over to her neighborhood pool this afternoon. I’ve been avoiding my bathing suit in public for some time (just […]

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Far From Lazy, But Not Crazy

August 5, 2012
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Did you miss me!? We packed a lot in today – there was little relaxing until the evening. BUT that means that I am going to chill tomorrow instead! I worked on a handful of projects – both business and household – so settling down with a movie this evening was extra sweet. Laundry : […]

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Green Grillin’

April 23, 2009
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I am so proud of this dinner My brainpower + Matt’s grillmastering Karen brought over this delightful basket of local strawberries she bought from a roadside stand in SC today. I dove in! They were soooo good. Perfectly sunkissed. I probably had about 10 throughout the afternoon. I also added this pile of nuts (in […]

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Takin’ Shots

August 7, 2008
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No, I didn’t throw a few back But I did have a shot portion cocktail and a shot glass milkshake tonight! And….I FOUND CHOBANI!! I called Lowes Foods first to make sure they had it. And the best part? They were all on sale!! I got 2 big tubs and 2 of each small flavor. […]

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Weekend or Weekbegin?

June 14, 2008

Not sure where the time has gone today, but I’m sure it has something to do with hours and hours of chemistry I got out of bed at 6:30 and after checking email and waking up, I worked for 5 hours straight. The husband made us Wheatberry Trail Mix Oatmeal around 8:00 when he got […]

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A Winter Cookout

January 20, 2008
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Poor husband – we grilled out tonight and it’s below freezing! But we decided it didn’t make sense to broil everything, so grill it was. He didn’t even wear a coat because he reasoned the grill would keep him warm. I think he’s still thawing out. Hippies This afternoon we walked to the grocery store […]

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