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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Kale & Lentil Soup

So this one didn’t turn out as planned. I start making dinner at 7 AM or even the night before most days because eating healthfully takes a LOT of damned effort compared to the alternative of phoning in a pizza or opening a bag of chips. . . Anyway, the other morning, I was cooking some organic chicken sausage and
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Easy, Impressive Crab Dip

We went to a fish fry last evening at a Nature Center we just joined.   The invite said we should bring an appetizer or dessert to share. I’m not particularly fond of baking so I settled upon bringing and appetizer. . .but what?  What’s simple for a crowd, is kinda’ original, and presents better than a bag of corn chips
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Father’s Day Weekend: Make Some Sweet-Assed Man-Candy

In an amazing feat of proactiveness, likely to never be repeated, I managed to get Chris a little gift IN ADVANCE of Father’s Day. Contrary to what you might routinely read on this blog, he really does deserve it.  We LOVE HIM!!! But after I procured the gift, I stumbled upon a recipe in the June 2013 Better Homes &
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Super Fast Savory & Sweet Stir Fry Sauce

At least once or twice a week, I have some variation of fish, brown rice, and steamed or roasted vegetables. Thrilling isn’t it? Healthy but boring.   Sometimes to make things more interesting I switch it up a little with this sauce: Take some rice wine vinegar and stir in brown sugar to taste.  You’ll want to take the “bite”
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Menus for A Week, Dinner 3

We were supposed to have fish and roasted vegetables this evening.  But then Mac pulled some kinda’ schedule crushing sleep tricks on us.  So I decided to prepare the Shrimp rolls this evening, make the sweet potato fries into chips and pack it all up picnic style for a hike in the early evening. But it didn’t quite work out.
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