Coconut Banana Bread + Weekly Menu


I saw this recipe on Erika’s blog, I knew it would be baked this weekend. No if’s, and’s, or but’s about it. Done and done. This girl knows what she likes, alright? I’m just amazed I was able to hold off 16 or so hours between the time I saw the recipe and the time… Read more →

Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Dressing


I can’t tell you where this recipe came from. I mean, it’s from Alton Brown. But this craving hit me like a ton of bricks and I just had to have it this week. I can count on one hand how many times I’ve had spinach salad with warm bacon dressing. Even though this isn’t… Read more →

Slow Cooked Pork Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork)


It was an early Cinco de Mayo celebration in our house. With teaching tonight and traveling on Thursday night (the real Cinco de Mayo), we pushed our celebrations up a few days. Trust me, I caught a lot of flack for the events from Mr. Prevention. I, on the other hand, need no excuse to… Read more →

Broccoli-Cheddar Soup


Thank you for all the well wishes, everyone — I really appreciate them :). I was planning to head to Cincinnati today to celebrate my friend’s birthday with her. Needless to say, I had to give her a rain check. I braved going out to dinner with Mr. Prevention last night — Mexican. I’ll spare… Read more →

Buffalo Chicken Wings & Sauce


Monday was Valentine’s Day, if you recall. And if you know anything about my husband, his heart does cartwheels for all things buffalo chicken-y. I mean, the man practically lives off Buffalo Chicken Dip throughout the college football and basketball seasons. And oh, fabulous…March Madness is right around the corner! He’ll probably be a MLB… Read more →

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