Coconut semolina mini muffins (157x185)

Coconut semolina mini muffins

I was so ready for frankenstorm Sandy. We had the generator up on the front steps ready to go, installed a new sump pump outside the basement door (after finding out the old one was burned out) so this didn’t happen again, extended the downspouts from the house out away from the foundation and even…

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Chocolate Chili Stuffed Spaghetti Squash (154x190)

Chocolate chili stuffed spaghetti squash

At crossfit, (those two words are becoming the “one time, at band camp” of my household and are now met with eye rolls from Ulysses the second they come out of my mouth) we have a cinderblock wall with the statement “cheaters are not welcome here” written across it in big letters. I don’t purposely…

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Spiced Shawarma Chicken Wraps (159x190)

Spiced shawarma chicken wraps

Shawarma. How fun of a word is THAT? I just want to keep adding a bunch of vowel/consonant combinations in the middle of it and say it over and over. I’d never even heard of shawarma for the first 20 years of my life until I got to Spain my junior year of college and…

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Maple & Roasted Garlic Squash Puree (154x205)

Maple & roasted garlic squash puree

I really hate using the word puree. Something I had no idea about until I just tried to name this concoction and stared at the screen for 15 minutes attempting to call it something else. I actually went into this recipe calling it a dip in my head. I even photographed it as a dip,…

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October sponsor shout out

I can’t even believe October is nearly over. I thought I had weeks left to write this month’s shout out post until I saw a tweet yesterday announcing Thanksgiving was in exactly one month. I don’t know which to be more scared of, the fact that 23 days just flew by like that or that…

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