Cumin-Rubbed Chicken with Guacamole Sauce 3

Cumin-Rubbed Chicken with Guacamole Sauce + Weekly Menu

I must confess that Mr. P and I were in bed by 9:30pm on both Friday and Saturday nights. We are PARTY animals, let me tell ya. I felt a little less pathetic when my parents, who are acclimated to central time (an hour behind us), were ready to hit the hay…at 8:30pm their time….

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Blueberry Coconut Baked Oatmeal 2

Blueberry Coconut Baked Oatmeal + Weekly Menu

Today I had breakfast for breakfast and breakfast for lunch. My first breakfast was in a rush, on my way out the door to my tennis lesson…and in a moment of weakness. What better way to finish off my latte than with a donut (and a side of guilt) for breakfast? Sigh. Mr. Prevention is…

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One Pot Spicy Taco Rice Skillet 3

One Pot Spicy Taco Rice Skillet + Weekly Menu

How hard is it to get back in the groove after the holidays? Ugh. I’m guessing most of you are dreading a full work week ahead, just like me. Couple that with just coming off a 12 week maternity leave and Michigan’s first real cold front of the season and UGGGGGGGGGGH. No words can describe how…

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Pomegranate, Pear, and Pistachio Salad 3

Pomegranate, Pear, and Pistachio Salad with Creamy Pomegranate Dressing + Weekly Menu

In recent years, the USDA replaced the very well-known “food guide pyramid” with the almost-insulting, super simple “plate method”. In brief, half of your (9 inch) plate should be filled with fruits and vegetables, 1/4 of the plate should be filled with lean protein, and the remaining 1/4 of the plate with a starch/carbohydrate. At…

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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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