Category Archives: April 2017

Sheet Pan Shrimp & Broccoli

Dinner tonight was a recipe I bookmarked a while ago because it sounded so simple yet GENIUS: Sheet Pan Chili Garlic Roasted Shrimp and Broccoli. Roasting broccoli and shrimp on the same pan?? Crazy. We even had a bag of … Continue reading

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Make-Ahead Monday

Thanks to a whole bunch of rain, our packed-full weekend opened up quite a bit- THREE cancelled soccer games. It’s kind of a bummer because their practices and games keep getting rained out (spring sports in TX!), but it was … Continue reading

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Unicorns

So obviously this was the most important thing that happened today: Unicorn Frappuccinos! We went through Starbucks after school, and judging from the drive-thru line, so did everyone else in Dallas. I had them split a tall for the kids. … Continue reading

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Snap Peas and Spaghetti Squash

Well the kids go back to school tomorrow and it’s back to our normal schedule. It’s been great having them home but I think we’re all going a little stir-crazy. The kids did have a fun few hours with my … Continue reading

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Easter 2017

Well we’re still riding out the Easter holiday over here. The kids don’t go back to school until Wednesday! I love having them home, but I’ve gotten so used to having time during the day to get stuff done that … Continue reading

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Overnight Oats In A Jar

Quick post tonight- Brian worked late tonight and then went to a committee meeting straight from work, so I’ve been solo parenting all afternoon/evening and mama is TIRED. I just want a glass of wine and trashy TV. But I … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash Casserole

I tried a new recipe tonight. It was posted on a Facebook page for members of my gym and looked easy enough: Chicken Caesar Spaghetti Squash Bake. Four ingredients! Just spaghetti squash, kale, chicken and Caesar dressing, and all of … Continue reading

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Burrito Bowls

I feel like a zombie today. Isla made her way into our bed at some point during the night and spent the next few hours alternating between kicking the crap out of me and using me as a pillow. I … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

Sunday night again, but at least the kids have a short week- half day Thursday, then off Friday, Monday AND Tuesday. I can’t believe we’re getting this close to the end of the school year!!! Busy weekend. I mean, the … Continue reading

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Lemon Ricotta Cookies

Hey! Sorry for not posting last night. The first problem was that I was having blog issues (something about script executions…?) and the host suspended service on my blog for a few hours. Then we got home from dinner and … Continue reading

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