Author Archives: heatherwlu

Asian Beef Noodle Bowls

Monday again! I was up way too late last night and 6am came EARLY. Does anyone else get this crazy second wind (I just typed “wine”- haha) around 10pm? I’m dragging all day, and then the kids go to bed … Continue reading

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Stocking Up

Well it’s summer again in Dallas. The past couple of weeks spoiled me and I was beginning to thing that we were heading into fall. NOPE. Today was 95 degrees and I was sweating my hiney off at school pickup. … Continue reading

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Pot Roast Hash

Was there a full moon last night? Because at 3:45 Isla showed up asking to sleep in our bed, then at 5 she woke me up demanding to wash her hands (???). Needless to say, 6am came REALLY early. I … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

What a fun weekend that flew by way too fast. Don’t they all, though? For once we didn’t really have much on the agenda. Jack was invited to a karate birthday party yesterday, and since it was a drop-off party, … Continue reading

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Mississippi Roast

Adjusting to this school schedule is ROUGH. The kids are handling it just fine… but 6am is brutal for this mama. I thought I was literally going to fall asleep pushing the cart through Target this afternoon. Speaking of Target: … Continue reading

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Southern Living

Hey! Quick post because it’s late and I’m failing miserably at my “asleep by 10:30 on weeknights” rule. Tonight I attended a supper club and the theme was Southern Living Recipes. So basically any recipe from the past 50 years … Continue reading

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First Day 2016

Well, first day of school is in the books! The kids were SO excited. Isla was up at 6 raring to go, and Jack was actually sort of cheerful when I got him up at 6:30- though he did ask … Continue reading

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And So It Begins…

Well school starts tomorrow and I’m running around like a chicken with its head cut off- setting out school clothes, running to Target for more uniform shorts, labeling water bottles, signing folders, etc. Luckily they have a half day tomorrow, … Continue reading

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Ajo is Awesome

Brian worked late tonight, so the kids and I met my parents for Tex-Mex at Gabriela & Sofia’s. I strayed from my usual brisket taco order and opted for the pescado mojo de ajo, because everything is better piled with … Continue reading

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Getting Hot In Here

As sad as I am to lose my little buddies on Monday, I think they’re ready for school to start. We’ve finally hit the part of summer where they’re officially bored and just generally over it. All I heard this … Continue reading

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