Monthly Archive: July 2011

Best Ever New Potatoes & Green Beans

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At the Farmer’s Market I am always discovering new vegetables to try. My latest find were these delightful little new potatoes called German Butterball. They have a buttery yellow flesh that makes them ideal for roasting, frying and especially mashed potatoes. The day before my oral surgery I gathered up all of the fresh vegetables …

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Taking it one sip at a time!

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The oral surgery went well. It took about 1 hour and 15 minutes. I could feel a lot of pressure on my jaw at the beginning of the procedure and I could feel the last few stitches being done! Other than that it was tolerable. The pain set in right away and I used ice …

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Birthday Adventures in Lake Tahoe & Planning for Surgery…

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Saturday was my birthday – don’t you love it when your birthday lands on a weekend? Me too! Since I love the mountains I planned a day to Lake Tahoe for the family! The mountain temperatures are cooler, the air smells of pine and the lake is beautiful. We started off with a few photos …

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Chicken Souvlaki Kabobs with Tzatziki Sauce & Positive Thinking

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Sorry there wasn’t a post yesterday but I had serious computer problems! My laptop kept shutting itself down! I started this post yesterday morning but lost my window of opportunity to post it and had to move on with my day. Now this morning the laptop is working just fine! The BBQ has been fired …

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Open Nature Sausages Review & Hidden Falls Hike

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I am still playing catch up on blog posts. Before we went on vacation we tried some of the Safeway Open Nature sausages. They come in a variety of flavors but this time we chose Spinach & Feta and Roasted Red Pepper & Garlic. They are 100% natural with no nitrates or nitrites. How do …

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