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

Vegetarian Quinoa Chili 3

  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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5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #2 – Jamaican Jerk Chili + Weekly Menu

Jamaican Jerk Chili 3

My best friend planned much of our baby shower and she did a great job. She doesn’t think she’s a good planner (I still to this day hear how she thinks she was a bad maid of honor – couldn’t be further from the truth!), but she always knocks everything she does out of the… 

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Chicken Enchiladas with Hatch Chile Salsa + Weekly Menu

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It feels like a miracle I made it through last week. It was one thing after the next at work…all while I am trying to train Donna for my maternity leave. My maternity leave that may be sooner rather than later. The highlight of my week: the shower my staff and coworkers threw…so sweet! I… 

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Chicken Caesar Burger + Weekly Menu

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The vibe at home is weird. It’s a 3 day weekend and we have…nothing to do (no internet, either…x2 days already!). Yesterday wasn’t beach weather so it was this odd day of nothingness. I am experiencing a lot of swelling and my OB’s orders were “to do less”…so I’m trying to oblige. But I find… 

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Blueberry Arugula Salad with Brown Rice + Weekly Menu

Blueberry Arugula Salad with Brown Rice 2

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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