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  1. Gina @ Running to the Kitchen
    February 9, 2012

    Thank you for explaining this! I’ve been wanting to do something like this for a long time ( even went so far to contact people who do blog work but it never panned out for one reason or another) I had no idea there was a plugin b/c like you I had googled my heart out and got tons of complicated search results in return.
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  2. Liz @ Tip Top Shape
    February 9, 2012

    OMG. I want some of these. Right now. lol Fantastic recipe!
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  3. Victoria (District Chocoholic)
    February 9, 2012

    That looks like stereotypical man food. Not a bad thing.

    Actually, it looks like what I crave for about 36 hours after a really long workout – meat wrapped in meat.
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  4. Kath
    February 9, 2012

    Nice tutorial!!

  5. Teacher Girl
    February 9, 2012

    Who is your host for your website? I have Blue Host and you can install a separate version of wordpress at the url mealsandmiles.com/wedding and blog from there all you like and link it back to this page pretty easily without messing with FTP or any coding. Not sure about other servers, but it is super easy on Blue Host. Let me know if you need help.
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    • Meghann
      February 9, 2012

      I’m with Eleven2. How did you do it through Blue Host?

    • Matt @ The Athlete’s Plate
      February 9, 2012

      Like a subdomain right?
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  6. Jessica
    February 9, 2012

    Awesome explanation!

    I’m curious…how did you get the screenshots embedded into your post? Is it a plugin?

  7. Jessica
    February 9, 2012

    Download “WP No Category Base” at http://wordpresssupplies.com/wordpress-plugins/no-category-base/

    That will fix your third bullet point. :)

  8. Teacher Girl
    February 9, 2012

    I logged in to my Blue Host control panel and then clicked on Simple Scripts which is the installer for WordPress. Then I went to install a new WordPress blog, and when it asked for the URL, I typed in what I wanted. In your case, the wedding URL. Once you do that it will create a separate blog for your wedding posts. You would have to format it. Decide if you want it to look exactly like the rest of your blog or a different page. The difference is that it will be its own blog so it wouldn’t show up in people’s readers unless they added the URL mealsandmiles.com/wedding. Once you log back into your main meals and miles blog, create a “page” with the same exact URL, mealsandmiles/wedding (leave it blank and have it display in your tabs) and your blog should redirect automatically to the other “site.”
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  9. Teacher Girl
    February 9, 2012

    *create a page with the same URL mealsandmilea.com/wedding.
    Sorry for the typo.
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  10. Christie
    February 10, 2012

    Yum – thanks for the key lime pie recipe link! What a tasty dinner, chicken wrapped in bacon is so good!!
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  11. Heidi Nicole
    February 10, 2012

    Thanks for the explanation! I’ve seen a few bloggers do this and have been meaning to go a little google crazy to figure it out – I’d like to do this with recipes.

    It definitely still shows up in my Reader as a normal post but I think that is fine – in Reader its easier enough to give it a quick click if I’m not interested. And I like having the option to read the post if I have time to kill.
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  12. brandee
    February 10, 2012

    Thanks for the easy tutorial! I’ve been trying to do this, but haven’t figured it out yet!

  13. Lyka Ricks
    February 10, 2012

    I love the bacon rolls plus with a dessert – a beneficial tutorial.
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  14. Hope @ With A Side Of Hope
    February 10, 2012

    What an interesting dinner! I would definitely like to make it with turkey bacon :)
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  15. Ash Bear
    February 10, 2012

    Thanks for sharing both the recipe and the WordPress tutorial. I may have to try it out for myself tonight!
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  16. Lynda @ Hit The Road Jane
    February 10, 2012

    So excited to read about the wedding planning!!!
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  17. Lauren @ Oatmeal after Spinning
    February 10, 2012

    I love your recipe- reminds me of bacon-wrapped scallops, which are one of my husbands favorite things in the world. Hmm… I might have to make these tonight (I already have all of the ingredients)!
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  18. Kathie
    February 10, 2012

    Im curious…would this same process work for Blogger? I havent been able to figure it out.

    • Meghann
      February 10, 2012

      I think the same theory would apply, but I’m not familiar with blogger at all. These directions are for a wordpress blog using the thesis theme.

  19. Kristi
    February 10, 2012

    Wow – I had no idea it was that complicated! I’m not a blogger and I would not have guessed that it took that much work…

  20. Katie @ Peace Love & Oats
    February 10, 2012

    that rutabaga looks so good! Haha I love that’s the one thing I had to comment on.
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  21. Jessica @ Sushi and Sit-Ups
    February 10, 2012

    Those look delicious! They remind me of a scallop fake-out.
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  22. Joss
    February 10, 2012

    bacon and goat cheese truly do make everything better. Bacon with everything! Yum!

  23. Michelle
    February 13, 2012

    I don’t like goat cheese so I tried the pinwheels with blue cheese, and they were fantastic, quick and easy – perfect with a veggie for a quick dinner! Thanks!

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