Author Archives: heatherwlu

Pressure Cooker Pig

I’m attempting Instant Pot recipe #2 today: Kalua pig in the pressure cooker. I’ve made this Nom Nom Paleo recipe several times in the past, but always in the slow cooker. It’s SO good but takes 16 hours in the … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | 1 Comment

Instant Pot First Attempt

So I finally worked up the courage to open the Instant Pot that I bought on Prime Day. I joined an Instant Pot page on Facebook, which may have been a mistake- LOTS of great recipes, but also so much … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | 2 Comments

Crock Pot Enchilada Quinoa

Well it’s 9:30 and we just got home from the pool with two exhausted kiddos. Isla basically mic dropped her ice cream cone in the backseat just for funsies (“I don’t want to hold this anymore!”), so she got sent … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | Leave a comment

Little Ninja

TGI(almost)F! The week after vacation is always a long one, right?? Isla is in “summer reading camp” at her preschool Tuesdays and Thursdays in July. It’s worked out great so far because she’s super excited to see her classmates and … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | 1 Comment

Summer Salad

Since we’ve been back home I’ve been doing a ton of cooking. I guess absence makes the heart grow fonder, because before we left for vacation I was officially OVER making meals. Having the week (plus) break from the kitchen, … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Michigan Vacation: Part 2

Ok so vacation post part 2! On Sunday we headed to Traverse City for the National Cherry Festival. My dad bought us tickets to a seating area next to the water where we could eat lunch and watch the Blue … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | Leave a comment

Michigan Vacation: Part 1

Well, we’re back!! Sorry for that extra long blog break. Totally not intended, but we had such a peaceful and relaxing time that I never even pulled out the computer. I have to admit, between getting to stay in such … Continue reading

Posted in July 2016 | Leave a comment

Bedtime = The Worst

It’s 9:4o and both kids are refusing to go to bed. Isla just came downstairs and informed us that her glow-in-the-dark nail polish was keeping her up. I took her to get her nails done yesterday as a fun mommy-daughter … Continue reading

Posted in June 2016 | Leave a comment

New Faves

Sunday night again, womp womp. Except that this is vacation week for us! I’m excited… and overwhelmed with the prospect of packing. This year we’re going to Charlevoix, MI, and I’m pretty thrilled with the idea of highs in the … Continue reading

Posted in June 2016 | 2 Comments

Summer Soup

Well it’s officially summer in TX! Blazing hot to the point where I really debate errands that don’t involve a parking garage, and we have to wait 10 minutes for the car to cool off before I can buckle the … Continue reading

Posted in June 2016 | 1 Comment