Category Archives: December 2017

Eating Our Veggies

We’ve been slowly making our way through the piles upon piles of leftover holiday food in our house. I may or may not have eaten tamales for breakfast this morning (literally never get tired of them). With the kids home … Continue reading

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Christmas 2017 Recap

Hello again!! Hope everyone had a wonderful, relaxing Christmas! It feels like we’ve done a million things since I last posted. We had Brian’s firm Christmas party on Thursday, our friends’ party (with Santa!) on Friday, “framily” Christmas lunch on … Continue reading

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The Great Strep Battle of 2017

Well it’s been a rough couple of days but it finally looks like Isla’s on the mend. She seemed ok most of the day yesterday, but then fell asleep in the car on the way to pick Jack up from … Continue reading

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Weeknight Lasagna

Well, after a really fun, really busy weekend… Isla has strep! Luckily I think we caught it early. She came home today complaining of a sore throat and just seemed really lethargic (NOT the norm), so I took her temp- … Continue reading

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Letters to Santa

Last week was crazy town and made me realize that I need to be more intentional about what I say “yes” to, especially during the holidays. I was gone literally every night except one- all FUN things, but I missed … Continue reading

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Soup Night

Y’all, I saw a sign at our ballet studio today that said “13 days ’til Christmas” and it kind of gave me a panic attack. LESS THAN TWO WEEKS?? And the kids have just over a week of school left… … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

We had such a fun weekend! Jack’s birthday party was on Saturday afternoon at local indoor sports training facility. It started out a little rocky- the place was just really disorganized and understaffed, and I honestly thought the boys were … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Stuffing!

We were up early to cheer Jack on as he gave the reading at the all-school mass this morning. I am so, so proud of him. He could barely see over the pulpit (and it was a long, tough reading) … Continue reading

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Weekend o’ Birthdays

Well we’ve hit the ground running in December! It was a crazy weekend. Friday was Jack’s 8th birthday!! We planned on heading to my parents’ on Friday night for a birthday dinner, but then my dad was admitted to the … Continue reading

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