Monthly Archives: November 2011

Apple Butter Pork Tenderloin

Our Thanksgiving was so wonderful! Brett and I ventured to Kansas City on Wednesday night and stayed with his parents through Saturday morning. We celebrated Thanksgiving with his dad’s family on Thursday…and what a spread it was! Friday morning, my … Continue reading

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Mexican Taco Bake

Generally if I’m craving homemade mexican food, I decide on one of the following: (1) enchiladas, if I’ve got a few hours of time and I’m in the mood to make a mess, or (2) sanchos, fajitas, or quesadillas if … Continue reading

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Chicken Caesar Salad Wraps

I’ve been an avid cook for SIX years now! I still remember those first few months of cooking for Brett as his college girlfriend. I made so many rookie mistakes! Tonight we were enjoying this quick 3-ingredient pasta dish (a longtime … Continue reading

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Earthquake Cookies!

Yesterday, Brett and I experienced a truly once-in-a-lifetime event. At 10:53 pm, we were on the couch waiting for the final judgement in an episode of Iron Chef (secret ingredient: Oatmeal.) I felt our couch start shaking, and it felt … Continue reading

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Checking In!

Phew. Its been a whirlwind! As many people have reminded me, I haven’t made a blog post in two months. These subtle reminders have gradually turned into full-fledged demands to know (a) whether I’m alive and well? and (b) whether … Continue reading

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