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Sweet Potato Casserole with Bacon Brown Sugar Pecan Topping

Recipes By November 28, 2014 Tags: , , No Comments

Last week when I was posting about our Thanksgiving menu, I was a little worried about the Sweet Potato Casserole I was planning.  I mean, I’ve never made sweet potato anything before, and since I wasn’t even sure how it was supposed to taste I didn’t know if I could appropriately determine what a good one would look/taste like.  Still, I…

Thanksgiving 2014 Menu

Recipes By November 21, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comments

This Thanksgiving is a little different than our past few, primarily because we signed up to run a 10k (Utah Human Race) on Thanksgiving morning.  Usually we get up really early to start cooking, this year we’re getting up really early to go run in the cold.  Aren’t you jealous?! With the schedule change, we really have to be on…

Pear & Pineapple Green Smoothie

Recipes By November 14, 2014 Tags: , , , 2 Comments

I’m a pretty boring eater.  I could have my Blueberry Almond Butter Smoothie for breakfast every single day – well, and maybe bacon sometimes.  But today as I was mentally preparing for my last run before the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon, I realized we were out of bananas, and just a warning, don’t ever try the Blueberry Almond Butter Smoothie without…

Fettuccine Alfredo

Recipes By November 7, 2014 Tags: 2 Comments

When I was a kid I would often beg my dad to make fettuccine alfredo.  It has everything that I love about a meal: cream, butter, pasta… it just needs bacon to be the perfect. It was the one thing I knew how to make when I left home and so I made it and made it and made it…