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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 saut√© 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!

Deployment thoughts · food · moving forward · Recipes · weekly wrap up

Going on 7…weekly wrap!

Well, we’re going on 7 weeks down this coming Tuesday.¬† As of late, things have somewhat evened out at least emotionally, that is until last week.¬† See, we are our HUGE inspection at work that¬†gives us our national accreditation and they show up unannounced.¬† Ok, so deep breathes.¬† I walk in to work on Tuesday… Continue reading Going on 7…weekly wrap!

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Monday Motivation and updates

So after finishing my temper tantrum from the weekend, I decided this morning to pick myself up and start over today.¬† Despite struggles, single parenting, and normal teenage drama I needed a clean slate. So here….we….go…. This morning¬†I woke up on time, and allowed myself an extra snooze. I smiled as I cuddled my dog,… Continue reading Monday Motivation and updates