Author Archives: heatherwlu

Little Pumpkins

Is it just me, or is this week flying? And the kids’ Fair Day is on Friday, so it’s a short week anyway. I’m planning to take them to the Arboretum to check out the pumpkin village and pretend that … Continue reading

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Soup’s On

Guess what?? It’s finally cool here! And by “cool” I mean low 70′s, but I’LL TAKE IT. I went for a run this morning and didn’t feel like I was going to die five minutes in. It’s amazing the different … Continue reading

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Puss In Boots & Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

It’s been a busy week! Jack turned in his first book report yesterday, which involved choosing a fairy tale, writing a report, illustrating the story, dressing up in costume and delivering an oral report. Whew. Check out my little Puss … Continue reading

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Recipe Revisit

Hey hey. Still here, still sweating to death in TX. I’m sure I’ve talked about this before, but I tend to make a recipe once, forget about it, and never make it again. So lately I’ve been looking back through … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

I read today that this was the last weekend of summer. God I hope so because my car said it was 95 degrees out this afternoon. Ugh. Despite the heat we spent a lot of time outdoors this weekend. Jack’s … Continue reading

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“Best Meal Ever”

I’m sure y’all are so sick of me raving about the Instant Pot, BUT tonight Jack declared dinner the best meal I’ve ever made. Both kids ate it and loved it, and it took literally 5 minutes of prep and … Continue reading

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Meatball Stir Fry

Apparently it was Dentist Day in our house. I somehow managed to chip one of my bottom front teeth on Thursday and it drove me crazy all weekend (of course the dentist is closed on Fridays). Luckily they were able … Continue reading

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Meal Prep Sunday

What happens when your TV is dominated by football ALL DAY LONG? You either die of boredom or flee to the kitchen. I know I’m alone in this, but watching sports on TV ranks only slightly above passing a gallstone … Continue reading

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Five Minute Shrimp

I’m all turned around on my days! It’s Tuesday, which feels like Monday, except that we usually have soccer practice on Tuesdays, which was cancelled because we have a game tomorrow, which usually only happens on Saturday. I need a … Continue reading

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Labor Day 2016

Hey! Long time no blog. Sorry, Brian used my computer for a fantasy football draft last Thursday and I was too tired to post by the time he was finished. Did everyone have a good Labor Day weekend?? We did! … Continue reading

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