Shrimp and Pineapple Curry Fried Rice 4

Shrimp and Pineapple Curry Fried Rice + Weekly Menu

Pre-kidd0 we rarely ordered take-out. We were the couple that made dining out on the weekends our entertainment. I mean, there’s not a lot to do in small towns like ours, especially in the colder months when all the tourists retreat home. It more or less went without saying that we dined out on Friday…

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Vegetarian Quinoa Chili 3

5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #3 – Vegetarian Quinoa Chili + Weekly Menu

  Friday was my last day of work for THIRTEEN weeks. I know this will fly by once Shea arrives, but for now, that just seems like…forever. I love my job and all of my staff and coworkers and walking to my car at the end of the day was this weird sense of not…

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Pretzel-Crusted Honey Mustard Chicken Fingers 4

Pretzel-Crusted Honey Mustard Chicken Fingers

I’m pretty terrible at all things surprises. This waiting game to go into labor is HARD. I know that every woman thinks they’ll go into labor before their due date. I mean, when you’re beyond uncomfortable, have no clothes that fit, and every movement feels like a stride in the last miles of a marathon…life…

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Baked Crunchy Tacos 1

Baked Crunchy Tacos

Our dog, Lily, is really smart. And cute…and lazy, but that’s a given. We knew when choosing a breed that bulldogs are high-maintenance and suffer from a lot of chronic health conditions. But their positive traits more than make up for their poor health and stubborn attitudes. Looking at Lily, you’d think she was a…

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Lemon Blueberry Pancakes 3

Lemon Blueberry Pancakes + Weekly Menu

This weekend is the National Blueberry Festival weekend in our neck of the woods. P.S. I so want this t-shirt. 5K/10K yesterday, blueberry pie eating contest…the list goes on and on. All weekend, all blueberries. On my way to and from work, I pass all the vacationers (and locals) picking blueberries. Blueberries so big you…

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