Author Archives: heatherwlu

Squish, Squash, and Meatballs

I just went into the den to get Isla so we could study for her math test tomorrow (YEP, math test in kindergarten…) and found this: Sweet girl. She passed out in the car last night on the way home … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

Mommy-Son Weekend/First Camp Out

After years of watching Jack head out on Adventure Guide camp outs, it was finally Isla’s turn! She was SO excited. Every morning last week she would ask, “So, how many more days until we go camping??” Isla and Brian … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

Tamale Time

Today was filled with a lot of unpacking and laundry. Trips are so fun… until you have to deal with the aftermath. And I’m definitely the worst over-packer, so I can’t really blame anyone else in my family. But it’s … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

TN Wedding Weekend

I’m actually sitting here with the windows open because it’s 63 degrees outside! So amazing. Apparently it was in the upper 90′s here in Dallas yesterday, so I’m really glad we were able to sit that little heat wave out … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

October Book Club 2017

Ahh, y’all- I’m sorry I’ve been such a bad blogger. This week has been insane. I spent half the day yesterday chaperoning Isla’s class field trip to the fire station and then hosted book club last night. We leave Saturday … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

No Words

Y’all I’ve just been sitting here staring at the computer for 10 minutes. I get push notifications on my phone from CNN, and at 4am my phone starting lighting up with headlines about the Las Vegas shooting spree. I really … Continue reading

Posted in October 2017 | Leave a comment

Crock Pot Win

SO happy that tomorrow is Friday! It’s been a long week. Tomorrow is the kids’ Fair Day too, so they get out at noon. We have a fun weekend coming up- soccer games, our neighborhood Oktoberfest, and *finally* temps out … Continue reading

Posted in September 2017 | Leave a comment

Angel Chicken

Tonight I dusted off the ol’ crock pot- I honestly can’t even remember the last time I used it! The Instant Pot has definitely become the designated lifesaver in my kitchen. However, sometimes it’s nice/necessary to be able to prep … Continue reading

Posted in September 2017 | Leave a comment

Manic Mondays

Ok so Mondays just suck right now. I seriously feel like I’m running around like a crazy person all day. I picked the kids up from school and had to run to the grocery store for like 4 things, which … Continue reading

Posted in September 2017 | Leave a comment

Hot Air

Guess what? Fall starts tomorrow! Guess what else? Our AC broke yesterday!!! Great timing, right? Actually no, since it’s still 97 degrees here. We had someone come look at it today and of course the repair is going to be … Continue reading

Posted in September 2017 | Leave a comment