Category: Food

Recipes, my experience with Blue Apron, documenting my meals via my Meal Plan Monday series, and post relating to going gluten-free.

Meal Plan Monday #thelovelygeek

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Meal Plan Monday – My Master Shopping Lists

Part of my meal planning involves adding the items needed for my recipes to my master shopping lists. I shop regularly at three to four stores, so I have lists for each one. Whole Foods Sam’s Club Target/Safeway I use Evernote to create my shopping lists. I like that Evernote has a checklist feature ,… Read more »

Meal Plan Monday #thelovelygeek

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Meal Plan Monday for December

Now that everything in the kitchen has a home and the constant working on the house after work is over has died down, I can focus on cooking again. YAY! Sunday: On our own – I made white cheddar Macaroni & Cheese Monday: Creamy Crockpot Chicken (cut up chicken breasts, 1 can cream of chicken… Read more »

Meal Plan Monday #thelovelygeek

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Meal Plan Monday – Week 2

My first week of Meal Plan Monday didn’t go exactly as planned. Monday we had a big lunch at my in-laws house, so by the time dinner came around no one was hungry. Thursday was such a long tiring day that we decided to just order pizza, and Friday I was on my own for… Read more »

Meal Plan Monday #thelovelygeek

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Meal Plan Mondays

I’ve noticed a few Meal Plan Mondays going around on some of my favorite blogs, so I figured I’d join in as well. After all, we’re a couple weeks away from moving, so I’m trying to finish as much food in the house as possible. Sunday: Grilled Cheese Pitas and Tomato Soup Monday: Bacon Ranch… Read more »

Bacon Ranch Pizza #recipes #cooking #dinner #pizza #thelovelygeek

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Bacon Ranch Pizza

Tonight I made a delicious pizza for dinner. I’ve made this several times before, but tonight I paid special attention to how much of what ingredients I use so I can share this recipe with you. Cristina’s Bacon Ranch Pizza Utensils Needed: Pizza Pan Frying Pan (1) Boboli Thin Pizza Crust ¼ cup of Ranch… Read more »

Homemade Chocolate Fudge and Peppermint Chocolate Fudge #chocolate #fudge #recipes #christmas

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Christmas Treats

It’s that time of year again where one of my main gifts to various friends and family is my homemade fudge. I started this tradition during my sophomore year in high school and have continued it since then. I make two batches: chocolate and peppermint. The chocolate recipe I got from the book Betty Crocker’s… Read more »