5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #1 – Texas-Style Chili

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It’s only appropriate to post the first of this year’s annual chili contest on the day Mr. Prevention and I (I look puffy and pregnant!) had the pleasuring of attending a football game at our beloved alma mater, the University of Illinois. Not only did we attend, but we won (!!) — something the Illini… 

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Baked Crunchy Tacos

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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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Fruit, Chicken, and Quinoa Salad with Citrus Poppy Seed Dressing

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It’s weird to be thinking about upcoming events…and needing a babysitter. It’s bizarre to think that in a few weeks, I’m going to be a MOM. Pinch me!! It’s beyond my comprehension as to why Mr. Prevention agreed to go to Babies R Us with me last weekend to return a few things and finish… 

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Creamy Pineapple Sorbet

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Hi! Welcome to an upgraded PreventionRD.com site! It took some time and major help, but Prevention RD got a make-over and a huge upgrade in efficiency. The site loads, like, 20 times faster than it did yesterday. Literally. It’s a huge difference and I hope you find it helpful in quickly and effortlessly locating your… 

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Blueberry Arugula Salad with Brown Rice + Weekly Menu

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My heart is completely and totally torn right now. Do I want summer to continue…or am I ready for fall? I can’t enjoy the jet ski that Mr. Prevention purchased so timely (NOT!) a few weeks ago. Pregnancy aside, the weather so far this weekend has been sauna-like…sans the sun. What the heck, weekend? Let’s… 

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