Thai Basil Chicken Stir-Fry 4

Thai Basil Chicken Stir-Fry + Weekly Menu

Some weekends are just better than others. This weekend was one of the better, for sure. While Mr. P headed to his family’s home with the baby and the dog, I headed to Chicago to go to the wedding of a college friend. Of course I missed Shea (and Mr. P and Lily), but a…

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Avocado Burgers 4

Avocado Burgers

Guys have this head nod, finger raise kind of language that means, “Nice ride.”. I don’t speak it, but I’ve witnessed it my whole life. I grew up at a race track with my dad racing a 1968 Corvette and now I watch my husband speak this same language as we venture to the channel…

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Mexican Rice 3

Mexican Rice

Happy Cinco de Mayo! I recently had a conversation with…someone (I can’t recall who) about how Cinco de Mayo isn’t heavily celebrated in much of Mexico. I say, you never need a reason to enjoy a celebration and Mexican food – it’s always perfect. Always. Please recall how I could eat Mexican all day every…

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Chocolate Oat No-Bake Bars 4

Best Ever Chocolate Oat No-Bake Bars

It’s never good when you get a hankering to make something sweet the week before you go on vacation. And in the case of these Best Ever Chocolate Oat No-Bake Bars, while the individual ingredients may be considered healthy and wholesome (okay the chocolate may be a stretch, but otherwise…), the sum of their parts…

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Massaged Kale Salad 4

Massaged Kale Salad with Asparagus, Asiago, and Bacon

I installed the Timehop app on my cell phone and every day it saddens me a bit how fast time goes. Almost 6 years ago, our dog used to be the pudgiest, most wrinkly bulldog puppy…and Mr. Prevention and I lived in Italy 7 years ago when we had our engagement pictures taken. And then…

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