Category Archives: April 2018

Weekend o’ Isla

Hey heyyy! A couple of weeks ago when I made those bacon meatballs, I stuck the leftovers (probably half of the recipe) in the freezer. WHY DO I NOT DO THIS MORE OFTEN? Tonight I just thawed the meatballs and … Continue reading

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Zesty Lime Tacos

The kids and I just got back from dinner with friends (Brian’s actually at the NFL draft right now, which is almost as fancy as my night), but I wanted to share this crock pot meal from Tuesday night! I’m … Continue reading

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Pecan Crusted Salmon

Dinner tonight was SO GOOD. We don’t usually have anything on Wednesday afternoons so I can actually cook a real meal! Actually tonight I was going back and forth between cooking and helping Jack assemble his first communion banner. It … Continue reading

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Slumber Party

Hey hey! Happy Monday/Tuesday! We had a fun weekend. I chaperoned Jack’s class field trip to the Discovery Gardens on Friday. The kids were great, and they were total champs when we realized that the bus had left with a … Continue reading

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Bacon Meatballs

Yesterday we had zero after school activities so I actually had time to cook dinner! I bookmarked this recipe for spaghetti with bacon meatballs after someone on Instagram raved about how good it was, and I finally got around to … Continue reading

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Hot Tamale

Hey hey! So can you say you “cooked dinner” when all you did was boil water on the stove and assemble a bagged salad mix? Let’s say yes. Our crazy Tuesday was even crazier today. Isla had observation day at … Continue reading

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Dip x 2

I had such a fun weekend weekend hanging out with Jack! We went out for Tex-Mex on Friday, spent his birthday Toys R Us gift card on Saturday, caught a showing of Back to the Future at Alamo Drafthouse (he … Continue reading

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Nutella Cookies

Last night was April book club and it was a LATE NIGHT. I didn’t get home until almost 1am… which is unheard of for me. Lately I’ve been in bed, asleep, by 11. It was so much fun though. We … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Peanut Chicken

This afternoon we had ballet followed by soccer practice, so we didn’t get home until almost 7. We usually just phone it in and go out to eat after practice, but we’ve been eating out SO MUCH lately. It’s ridiculous. … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap/B-day Dinner

Happy Monday! We had a full weekend. I had a moms’ margarita party (a sign & go party from our school auction) on Friday night, then we were up and at ‘em early Saturday morning for soccer. Jack’s game was … Continue reading

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