Shrimp Asparagus and Penne Pasta


Summer weekends go by way too fast. Here it is Monday again. I have many chores to catch up on today and one is to get son David’s car in for new brakes and an oil change. I am everyone’s personal assistant these days! My pinky is starting to heal and the throbbing is gone. …

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Tilapia With Pineapple Cucumber Salsa


Is it just me or is this week flying by? I think I finally have the refrigerator, freezer and pantry stocked up after our vacation. My meals are planned out for the next several days with plenty of healthy items on the menu. I had a little set back at lunch today. I was cutting …

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The End of The Road Trip & Weighing In


We got home last night after spending the past two days on the road driving home from Nebraska. We had an awesome time visiting family and friends. We enjoyed a two day family reunion with hubby Tom’s family. Lots of visiting, eating, trips down memory lane, eating, watching the children get to know one another …

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Runza Recipe and A Road Trip

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We are having a great time visiting with relatives and eating some of our favorite regional foods. My mom made Runzas for us the first night we were here.Most of you are probably wondering what a Runza is. They are wonderful little bundles of soft bread dough filled with a mixture of ground beef, onion …

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Road Trip / Packing Revelation / Mosquitoes


Packing Revelation Saturday I had a packing revelation. I had forgotten how much less room smaller sized clothes take up in my suitcase! The only drawback was that it allowed me to over pack even more than usual! At the last minute daughter Katy helped me pull a few things out to lighten the load. …

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