Author Archives: heatherwlu

When Dad’s Away

Ok so y’all are going to either think that I’m a genius for this or that I’ve lost my damn mind. Last night Brian had a meeting, and since Jack’s basketball practice runs until 7:30, I usually feed the kids … Continue reading

Posted in January 2019 | 1 Comment

Salisbury Steak Meatballs

Anyone else hooked on Dirty John on Bravo? I listened to the podcast a long time ago but only recently started watching the show. It’s so good and I love how true it is to the original story… though it’s … Continue reading

Posted in January 2019 | Leave a comment

I’ll Stir Fry You In My Wok

Oh man. I spent most of today cleaning out our playroom and ended up with three giant bags of TRASH and an entire trunk full of toys to donate. And I’m not even finished! I still have to tackle the … Continue reading

Posted in January 2019 | Leave a comment

Instant Loss

We were slow-going at first this morning, but somehow everyone managed to rally and the kids were dressed, fed and ready for school by 7:25. Holla! Not going to lie, the day flew by. I ended up going to 3 … Continue reading

Posted in January 2019 | Leave a comment

Christmas 2018

Well the kids head back to school tomorrow. This break FLEW by!! I’m sad to send them off in the morning (and back to homework, ew), but also really excited to get back into a routine AND get my house … Continue reading

Posted in January 2019 | Leave a comment

ALL The Christmas Things

One week until Christmas!! The kids have no spelling tests this week (YASSSSS), practices are cancelled, and it’s looking like we’ll have minimal-to-no homework. Not too shabby! To celebrate we’re having a family movie night and watching The Christmas Chronicles … Continue reading

Posted in December 2018 | Leave a comment

Winner Winner Easy Dinner

My goal tonight was to park it on the couch with a crappy/amazing Hallmark movie and address Christmas cards. Buuuuut despite paying for guaranteed rush delivery, the cards aren’t here (yet said they were “out for delivery” earlier today). You’re … Continue reading

Posted in December 2018 | 2 Comments

Nutcracker 2018

Sorry for the silence around here but Wednesday-Sunday was all about the Nutcracker for me and Isla. Tech rehearsal Wednesday, dress rehearsal Thursday, performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. But it was SO FUN! It’s an amazing production. I sat through … Continue reading

Posted in December 2018, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Big Birthday Weekend

I spent the day playing catch-up after a WILD weekend. Jack turned nine on Saturday, which doesn’t even seem possible. NINE. His last year of single digits. On one hand I hate how fast he’s growing up, but on the … Continue reading

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Cleaning It Up

So, we ate out/overindulged wayyyyy too much over Thanksgiving break. It was just SO MUCH FUN. And now that Thanksgiving break is an entire week instead of 2 days (when did this happen??), it’s just that much worse. Womp womp. … Continue reading

Posted in November 2018 | 2 Comments