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The many moods of an Army wife while her husband is deployed…or something like that.

This morning my eldest daughter and I had a fight. This is no real shocker to those that have been following my blog for a while, or for those that parent teenage daughters.  As most know, the teenager is ALWAYS right and the Mom NEVER understands. The simplest question to said teen, sets off the immediate… Continue reading The many moods of an Army wife while her husband is deployed…or something like that.

food · Recipes · Uncategorized

Brussels sprouts, pancetta topped with a fried egg…what could be better?

I’ll be the first to admit I didn’t eat the greatest food last weekend.  There were lots of burgers (which meant BUNS), chips, and other BBQ fare that left me a little heavier on the scale this morning.  So I decided to keep dinner light, tonight. Heat a medium sauté pan to medium high heat. … Continue reading Brussels sprouts, pancetta topped with a fried egg…what could be better?

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Shrimp with spicy red sauce over zoodles!

In trying to keep with my “lower” carb diet, I’ve been playing around with my “zoodler” more often.  Here’s the one I have, click here. Tonight’s dish was a hit! Recipe: 1 large zucchini, zoodled 1 small onion, diced 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 bag of pre-cooked large shrimp, thawed (remove tails) 1 jar… Continue reading Shrimp with spicy red sauce over zoodles!

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Boneless pork ribs over asparagus with cucumber salad…YUM!

Tonight’s Sunday supper was cooked as more of a therapy session for me than anything.  The two things I love to do most when I am feeling stressed are run, and cook.  Since I had just gone grocery shopping after work today, I decided cooking a nice Sunday supper would be a good idea since… Continue reading Boneless pork ribs over asparagus with cucumber salad…YUM!