Author Archives: heatherwlu

Summer Cut

I’m pretty pumped right now because we leave for vacation in about 36 hours. We’re going to Charlevoix, MI again, but this time the kids and I get to stay for TWO WEEKS!! Unfortunately Brian is only staying a week, … Continue reading

Posted in June 2016 | Leave a comment

Instant Pot Red Curry

You know what I’m loving about this summer? SLEEP. No staying up late working on homework or projects, no getting up early to get the kids dressed and fed before school. Last night Brian and I actually made it to … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | Leave a comment

Happy Birthday Isla!

Isla turned 5 today! Does not seem possible. How do we have 2 school-age kids now?? This year was special because Isla had her birthday party ON her actual b-day. It was a crazy day, that’s for sure. Brian and … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | 1 Comment

Big Girl Date

Tonight we took the kids to a movie night at the pool, which was so fun except for the fact that they can’t actually screen the movie until it’s dark… so after 9pm. The kids and I got to the … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | 1 Comment

Costco Samples FTW

I think we crammed as much into today as humanly possible! Hit the gym at 9, then straight from there to swim lessons at 10:30. Sadly the kids aren’t in the same class this year, so we’re there for a … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | Leave a comment

Meal Prep Sunday

I’m really starting to dig this summer break thing. Here it is Sunday night, and I’m not frantically tracking down school uniforms to wash, realizing at 9pm that we’re out of turkey for sandwiches, looking for library books to return… … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | 2 Comments

Summertime!

Well as of 9:15 this morning we are officially on SUMMER BREAK!! Woohoo! We hit the ground running, too. Jack had to go to school for a little over an hour this morning (for mass and then to pick up … Continue reading

Posted in June 2017 | Leave a comment

Ham & Cheese Tart

Well I headed to the gym today for the first time since Thursday and pretty much died. Punishment for a weekend full of good food, cocktails, and basically anything fun. Dangit. Today was Isla’s last day of school!! My baby … Continue reading

Posted in May 2017 | Leave a comment

Memorial Day 2017

I really couldn’t have asked for a better weekend: friends, lots of family time, swimming, hanging out at the lake, great food, some R&R. It was the perfect little preview for summer… and now we just have to get through … Continue reading

Posted in May 2017 | Leave a comment

BLT Salad

Brian was in Vegas Sunday-Tuesday of this week, so by Tuesday afternoon I was DONE. The kids were really good, it’s just a lot of juggling. Last night I was in bed by 9:30, which is unheard of for me… … Continue reading

Posted in May 2017 | Leave a comment