Author Archives: heatherwlu

Quiche, Round 2

We’re back! The kids and I actually got back to Dallas late Thursday night. I’m not going to lie, it’s kind of a drag and I’m ready to go right back to Michigan. I have about 45 loads of laundry … Continue reading

Posted in July 2018 | Leave a comment

Lots of Firsts

It’s been a busy couple of days! Last night Jack had his first sleepover and he was SO EXCITED. Jack is normally so chill and laid-back, so it’s really cute to see him get worked up and excited. They had … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Bye Kids!

Brian and I took a little kid-free trip this weekend, which was much needed and SO FUN. The kids stayed with my parents from Friday night through Sunday evening. Brian worked late on Friday so I did a little shopping … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Mango Shrimp Salad

I have to say, I’m highly enjoying the 9-12 VBS schedule this week. This is basically our last planned activity for the summer (except for vacation) and it’s been nice having that little break in the mornings. The kids are … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Breakfast for Dinner

I bought the Magnolia Table cookbook right after it came out, but due to all the end-of-the-school-year craziness, I never really sat down and looked through it. Last night I got to bed pretty early and decided to flip through … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Summer Snack

Hey y’all! Quick post tonight. We just got back from the pool, the kids are in bed, and I’m hoping to get some reading done tonight (without falling asleep 3 pages in- which, honestly, is what usually happens). New Costco … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Post-Pool Dinner

I was all set to make this skillet gnocchi recipe I found online, but when we went to TJ’s today they were STILL out of the cauliflower gnocchi. Also Costco was sold out of cotton candy grapes and the amazing … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Isla is 6!

Well Isla Grace turned 6 today! How is that possible?? Her birthday party isn’t until Saturday, but she’s had a pretty fun couple of days. Yesterday my mom took her to the American Girl store and let her pick out … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | 1 Comment

Afternoon Pick-Me-Up

I have to share my latest afternoon pick-me-up: That coconut cold brew is a major fave, but it’s only available in the summer. For some reason TJ’s sells it in tiny 16 oz bottles- half the size of their other … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment

Stall Tactics and Phoning It In

Want to see what phoning it in looks like? This is what I brought to book club tonight. It’s been a WEEK. With swim lessons in the AM, driving Jack wayyyy out to boy scout camp every afternoon, and just … Continue reading

Posted in June 2018 | Leave a comment