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Mom’s Special Day

If you are a regular reader, you might have realized that the last few weekends I have not been posting quite as much as I normally do. I have been super busy with a few different projects, and now I can tell you about one of them! My mom had a very special birthday this…… Continue reading Mom’s Special Day

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Turkey Chili

Hi everyone: It is sort of like fall out there tonight… except for the weird fog and humidity. Well, the cool and drizzly weather got me in the mood for some turkey chili! I had to run a few errands on my way home from work (including the grocery store) so I got into the…… Continue reading Turkey Chili

Dinner

A Speedy Dinner…

Hi All – Today was one of those long days, but it was also a really fast day at work. I didn’t get home until a few minutes after 7 o’clock because I stayed late, and took the train home. I love taking the train. I wish I could do it every day! If only…… Continue reading A Speedy Dinner…

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Tuesday

Hi there. Happy Tuesday to you all.  How is the week treating you so far?  I hope you are enjoying some amazing fall weather – I know I am! Yesterday I was lucky enough to exercise twice. I went for a two mile walk at lunch and after work I drove straight to the gym,…… Continue reading Tuesday

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Chicken and Biscuits

On Friday night I went over to my friends’ house and cooked dinner, with some help from my friend Danielle. I decided to take a page from Jenna’s playbook, and make chicken & biscuits… it definitely reminded me of being down South. (For those of you who don’t know, my mom is from Tennessee and…… Continue reading Chicken and Biscuits

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Another great thing about peanut butter…

… it can help reduce your carbon footprint! A couple of days ago I started reading about how having a peanut butter and jam sandwich for lunch instead of a hamburger or a ham and cheese sandwich will do a world of good for the environment. The more I read, the more I wanted a…… Continue reading Another great thing about peanut butter…

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I am still here…

Fall has definitely arrived in New England… I’m not sure if summer will make a reappearance, but I’m so excited for fall! I had a really low key (and much needed, per doctor’s orders!) Sunday. I made my own chicken stock, chocolate chip cookies (I cut the homemade recipe in half because I didn’t have…… Continue reading I am still here…

Cooking · Dinner

Comfort Food = A Roasted Chicken

Hi All – Sorry for being away the last couple of days. I had a super busy post Labor day week. Then on Friday I got sick. Now I’m on antibiotics (which always make me feel horrible) and I have not eaten much at all. Unless you like a blog about toast, I did not…… Continue reading Comfort Food = A Roasted Chicken

Lunch

Lunch

The other day I was at my favorite bakery to pick up a ginger biscuit. However, I was there at lunch time and I was taken aback by their sandwich selection. I picked up a turkey sandwich to split with Mark. I could not resist: It was a turkey sandwich with an avocado aioli, apple…… Continue reading Lunch

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Happy Labor Day Weekend…

Hi Bloggies – Hope everyone is having a great holiday weekend. I ended up having a a four day weekend because I took Friday off because the weather was supposed to be really bad. We were forecasted to have a day of Hurricane Earl, high winds, lots of rain, etc. Since we were going to…… Continue reading Happy Labor Day Weekend…