Author Archives: heatherwlu

Crazy Thursdays

Y’all, Thursdays be CRAZY. Went to the gym this morning, attempted to clean the house, met Brian for lunch, picked up Isla (my mom picks Jack up most Thursdays) and rushed home to get her dressed for ballet, took her … Continue reading

Posted in February 2017 | 4 Comments

Instant Pot Chili

This week is causing me major anxiety- just a lot of meetings, school obligations, kids’ activities, etc. Part of me is really ready for summer and not having a schedule (remind me of this in July when I’m going nuts … Continue reading

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Recovering

Oh man, Y’ALL… last night?? I was hit with a major case of food poisoning around 1am. It was AWFUL. I was lying in bed and all of a sudden felt really dizzy. I sat up and immediately threw up … Continue reading

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Cheater Chicken

Happy belated Valentine’s Day! Hope all of you had a fabulous v-day. We have a date night on Friday to celebrate, so last night was pretty low key. We grabbed Tex-Mex at Desperado’s (because tacos = love) and then watched … Continue reading

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Mondays Be Crazy

I’ve been running around like a maniac today- gym this morning, Valentine errands, grocery shopping, parent-teacher conference for Isla, soccer practice for Jack, dinner, homework… Mondays be crazy. First things first. On Friday Jack competed in an academic fair with … Continue reading

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Instant Pot Beef Stew

The kids had a half day today, because they basically never go to school. They’re out Friday, too, though Jack has to go because the school is closed for an academic fair and he’s competing (mathlete!). This morning I had … Continue reading

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Instant Pot Coconut Chicken

I pulled out the ol’ Instant Pot for dinner tonight. A while back I found this recipe for Thai coconut chicken and finally gave it a shot. It cooks really fast (12 minutes!) BUT you have to make the sauce … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

Hey! I feel like I need to bathe my house in Lysol right now. Brian and I are both fighting colds, Jack was up late last night with a weird stomachache (so severe that at one point we were headed … Continue reading

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Eggless Breakfast

I’m always looking for high protein breakfast ideas that: 1. can be made ahead, and 2. don’t involve eggs. Just not a huge egg fan. They’re fine every once in a while, especially a runny over-easy egg on top of … Continue reading

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Crack Slaw

Isla woke up with a fever this morning, so no school for sister. She has a runny nose and a little cough but otherwise seems okay… though she did request a BELL so she could page me for snacks. Every … Continue reading

Posted in January 2017 | Leave a comment