Author Archives: heatherwlu

Nativity

Jack had his nativity play at school today and he was the cutest little innkeeper. He took his role very seriously. So cute. Have I mentioned that speaking in front of a group is my worst nightmare? So I was … Continue reading

Posted in December 2016 | Leave a comment

Hamburger Hats

As if I needed another reason to love the Instant Pot, I made the EASIEST dinner tonight! I love steamed shrimp, but it’s rare that we eat it. We usually have it steamed at the store and I can take … Continue reading

Posted in December 2016 | 1 Comment

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Today was cold and rainy, so I was happy to spend most of the day hanging out at home (though the cleaning and laundry part I could have done without). I did manage to get out for a run before … Continue reading

Posted in December 2016 | Leave a comment

Jack Is Seven!

Well my sweet baby boy is officially SEVEN! How did that happen?! He had an awesome birthday today- presents and pancakes this morning, took cupcakes to school (And got to use the homework stamp! Apparently quite an honor, haha), went … Continue reading

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Instant Pot Chicken Soup

I feel like it’s been a non-stop pig out around here since Thanksgiving. We ate wayyy too much takeout over the weekend, enjoyed a few beverages, then last night had pizza and cake for an early family birthday celebration for … Continue reading

Posted in November 2016 | Leave a comment

Cheeseburger Salad

Not going to lie, we’ve had a rough time getting back into the ol’ school routine after an entire week off. Isla flat out refused to go to bed last night. She ended up in my bed at some point … Continue reading

Posted in November 2016 | Leave a comment

Holiday Home Tour 2016

I’m a little sad to ship my babies back to school tomorrow. It’s been such a fun, relaxing week with them home… only a few more weeks until Christmas break! We had a great Thanksgiving. Lots of family time, relaxing, … Continue reading

Posted in November 2016 | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving Eve

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving!! I spent this afternoon baking cranberry bars and sweet potato casserole. Tomorrow we head to my mom and dad’s for lunch, and I’ve already laid out my good stretchy pants. This week is flying! I took the … Continue reading

Posted in November 2016 | Leave a comment

Staycation

So my kids are out of school for A WHOLE WEEK! Which is good because no hectic mornings or uniforms to wash, and bad because I actually have to take my children to the grocery store. The cashier at Trader … Continue reading

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Colonial Day Craziness

Well y’all have convinced me that I need to give roasted frozen broccoli another shot!! I’ll attempt round 2 next week and report back. The last part of this week has felt CRAZY. Jack’s class has a Colonial Day festival … Continue reading

Posted in November 2016 | Leave a comment