Lemon Blueberry Pancakes + Weekly Menu

Lemon Blueberry Pancakes 3

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… Read more →

Pickled “Fried” Green Tomatoes with Buttermilk-Herb Sauce + Weekly Menu

Pickled Fried Green Tomatoes with Buttermilk-Herb Sauce 4

Yesterday was the first day I was able to get in the lake and actually enjoy the water. As in, it was above 64 degrees for the first time this summer, or so it seemed. We’ve had very few 80-something degree days, perhaps none in the 90′s, and have been *lucky* to get weather in… Read more →

Goat Cheese and Marinara-Stuffed Zucchini + Weekly Menu

Goat Cheese and Marinara-Stuffed Zucchini 1

An hour ago, I was at the beach with Mr. P and Lily. My weather alerts kept threatening storms, but it was sunny and hot and perfect beach weather…for all of about 30 minutes. 40 minutes, tops. I was reading, baring my ultra-white pregnant tummy to the sun gods when I started to feel rain… Read more →

Arugula-Basil Pesto + Weekly Menu

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I’m trying something new — photos with no black and white boarders. They look naked and it’s weird! But, change is good. Or can be good. I think I freak Mr. Prevention out every time I say, “This may be our last time doing blahblahblah or going to blahblahblah before Shea is here.” Or I’ll… Read more →

Honey Sriracha Chicken + Weekly Menu

Honey Sriracha Chicken 4

Last week, as we were driving from central Illinois back to Michigan, Mr. Prevention pulled one of my favorite moves. “Oh, I forgot to tell you, but I’m not home next week. I leave Monday morning and I’ll be back late Thursday night.” Really?! Really? One day of notice and such an after-thought, at that…. Read more →



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