Burrata Salad with Peaches and Proscuitto

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This salad.  Look, I get it, a salad is not the most interesting thing ever to post about.  But sometimes a salad comes along in the excruciating heat of summer, can you tell I’m adjusting well from Southern California —–> Denver living? #not  Where was I?  Complaining about the heat? … Continue reading

Spaghetti Squash Mac and Cheese

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Alright, we’ve become friends, so I can be honest with you, right?  I have never been a spaghetti squash fan.  Gasp!  I know.  But Amy’s there’s 7508967483265 recipes on Pinterest, you MUST like it.  I don’t get it, am I missing something?  It does not taste like spaghetti.  Like is … Continue reading

Turkey Taco Salad Cups with Nacho Cheese

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Am I always behind the times?  I feel like it.  I discovered this recipe on Pinterest from Emily Bites Blog, have you seen her recipes, oh they’re fantastic!!  She is so creative!  So I’m telling my sister I made sort of a similar recipe to one I found on her site. … Continue reading

Blackened Ribeye with Blue Cheese Horseradish Sauce

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It’s grilling season you guys! It also happened to be my very gorgeous husband’s birthday this last week!!  I feel inclined to write a long sappy post about how much I love this guy, but he would, well, hate that.  So I’ll just say I love you and Happy Birthday! … Continue reading

4 Cheese Zuchini “Mac” and Cheese

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So I have discussed many times my love for all things Trader Joe’s and how it is my primary store for groceries.  But one of the things that has always baffled me about Trader Joe’s is why they do not believe in one zucchini?  Or even 2.  If you want … Continue reading

Zucchini Fritters with Feta Dill Dip

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Well hello there!!  So remember how the hubs and I moved to Denver?  Oh yeah, right!  Here’s what is screwy about my life right now.  So when you live in Southern California, there are really no seasons.  So when we decided to move to Denver, one of the things I … Continue reading

Quick Pepperoni Pizza

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So you know those nights, that you’re sitting at home, hitting the “watch next episode” button on hulu, and immediately think.  Pizza. Ok, I KNOW this one is not just me!  Earlier in the week, the hubs was working late, I was catching up on super important things like hulu … Continue reading

Chicken Sausage and Sweet Potato Chili

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Hi there!  How’s the new year treating you so far?  Broken any resolutions yet?  I think I finally smartened up this year and didn’t make any resolutions.  That’s a lie.  Any official ones anyways. I’m so cliche I always make the typical ones, lose weight, be more organized, actually clean … Continue reading

Blue Cheese Stuffed Poached Pears with Blueberry Syrup and Pecans

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So as many of you know, I don’t really have a sweet tooth.  But for some reason, when a sweet craving hits, it never fails.  It’s at 6pm.  And it’s saying screw dinner, let’s eat ice cream.  Or cake.  Or both.  Demanding little sucker. Last night, was pretty much the … Continue reading