Category Archives: July 2016

Sunday BBQ

I’m sitting here updating my calendar and cannot believe that it’s AUGUST! The next couple of weeks are filled with open houses, meet the teacher, uniform sales. Noooooooooo. No no no. I’m not ready for this! Also starting tonight is … Continue reading

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Quick Chicken

Today was Isla’s last day of summer reading camp, so I let Jack pick the activity for our final mom-son day. He opted to meet friends at a new trampoline park, Jumping World. It’s in Garland (Northwest Highway & Saturn, … Continue reading

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Cauli Bowls

Do anyone else’s kids wake up and immediately demand to know what “fun” activity you have planned for the day?? Ugh. Maybe go play with the 5000 toys scattered across the playroom? And by “playroom” I mean “entire house.” Read … Continue reading

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Big Day!

Hey y’all! Sorry it’s been quiet around here the past couple of days. We’ve been BUSY. It’s 10:30 and I just got home from a friend’s birthday celebration. But the biggest news is that we spent all day yesterday at … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap

Man, weekends go by way too fast! I feel like it was JUST Friday and I had these two cuties snuggled up in my bed: This is one thing I’m really going to miss once school starts. Every morning these … Continue reading

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Pressure Cooker Pig

I’m attempting Instant Pot recipe #2 today: Kalua pig in the pressure cooker. I’ve made this Nom Nom Paleo recipe several times in the past, but always in the slow cooker. It’s SO good but takes 16 hours in the … Continue reading

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Instant Pot First Attempt

So I finally worked up the courage to open the Instant Pot that I bought on Prime Day. I joined an Instant Pot page on Facebook, which may have been a mistake- LOTS of great recipes, but also so much … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Enchilada Quinoa

Well it’s 9:30 and we just got home from the pool with two exhausted kiddos. Isla basically mic dropped her ice cream cone in the backseat just for funsies (“I don’t want to hold this anymore!”), so she got sent … Continue reading

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Little Ninja

TGI(almost)F! The week after vacation is always a long one, right?? Isla is in “summer reading camp” at her preschool Tuesdays and Thursdays in July. It’s worked out great so far because she’s super excited to see her classmates and … Continue reading

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Summer Salad

Since we’ve been back home I’ve been doing a ton of cooking. I guess absence makes the heart grow fonder, because before we left for vacation I was officially OVER making meals. Having the week (plus) break from the kitchen, … Continue reading

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