Author Archives: heatherwlu

Letters to Santa

Last week was crazy town and made me realize that I need to be more intentional about what I say “yes” to, especially during the holidays. I was gone literally every night except one- all FUN things, but I missed … Continue reading

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Soup Night

Y’all, I saw a sign at our ballet studio today that said “13 days ’til Christmas” and it kind of gave me a panic attack. LESS THAN TWO WEEKS?? And the kids have just over a week of school left… … Continue reading

Posted in December 2017 | 2 Comments

Weekend Recap

We had such a fun weekend! Jack’s birthday party was on Saturday afternoon at local indoor sports training facility. It started out a little rocky- the place was just really disorganized and understaffed, and I honestly thought the boys were … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Stuffing!

We were up early to cheer Jack on as he gave the reading at the all-school mass this morning. I am so, so proud of him. He could barely see over the pulpit (and it was a long, tough reading) … Continue reading

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Weekend o’ Birthdays

Well we’ve hit the ground running in December! It was a crazy weekend. Friday was Jack’s 8th birthday!! We planned on heading to my parents’ on Friday night for a birthday dinner, but then my dad was admitted to the … Continue reading

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Taco Wednesday

I had big plans for Taco Tuesday yesterday, but we ended up getting home from ballet late (almost 6:00) and I still needed a few ingredients from the store… SO Taco Wednesday instead. And tomorrow will be Leftover Thursday, which … Continue reading

Posted in November 2017 | Leave a comment

Braised Beans and Greens

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve cooked anything, but I think I made up for it today. This morning I volunteered to help Isla’s class at our school book fair, and after that I hit up TWO grocery stores. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2017

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! We drove back from South Carolina yesterday (Saturday). It was a looooong 16+ hour drive, but the kids- & Chloe- did GREAT. They’re pretty amazing. We had a great time in South Carolina. It … Continue reading

Posted in November 2017 | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Festivities

How is it almost Friday?? I can’t believe after tomorrow the kids have a WEEK off. Also does anyone else remember getting maybe a half day Wednesday, and Thursday/Friday off for Thanksgiving? None of this entire week business. Seriously. These … Continue reading

Posted in November 2017 | Leave a comment

Winner Dinner

I had another chill/productive day at home. All beds are made, all laundry is done (folded, NOT put away… don’t get crazy), and I sent out some emails that I’d been putting off. My neck is finally starting to feel … Continue reading

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