Category Archives: May 2012

Stocking Up

Is there a culinary version of nesting? Because I hate hate HATE scrubbing baseboards and folding laundry, but simultaneously prepping 4 recipes? That I can handle. That’s FUN. Last night I made these Oatmeal Carmelitas. Oh, hello friend. I like … Continue reading

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Progress?

Doctor’s appointment days are both a blessing and a curse. I go weekly now, and on one hand it’s fun to hear baby girl’s heartbeat and find out that she’s measuring right on track. On the other hand, I get … Continue reading

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The Kids

I’m a bad blogger. We were supposed to meet friends for dinner tonight at the new Taco Joint, but it was unexpectedly closed for repairs when we arrived. Bummer. We headed to Scalini’s instead… unfortunately I completely forgot to take … Continue reading

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Birthday Recap

I have an app on my phone that updates you weekly on your pregnancy, and this week (37- full term!) it informed me that I should “No longer be gaining weight.” HAHAHAHAHA. HAHA. Apparently the app doesn’t factor in things … Continue reading

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The Stars Were Bright, Fernando…

Jack and I had a fun day today- we spent the morning with friends at the Arboretum, which is always awesome because: 1. Pretty flowers! and, more importantly, 2. It WEARS JACK OUT. That membership is pretty much the greatest … Continue reading

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Crazy Kids

So it seems like Jack’s sleep schedule is FINALLY getting back to normal. The transition to the toddler bed was super easy (too easy) at first… then he figured out that he could get OUT of the bed and it … Continue reading

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Bean Brownies

We had a big night. Jack and I headed over to my parents’ house after his nap to go for a swim- holy moly, why haven’t I been doing this more?? My poor hips are SO SORE all the time … Continue reading

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Soup’s On

Remember how I mentioned that I was doing a bunch of baby laundry last night? Wellllll… I threw some of Jack’s stuff in there, and apparently he had a crayon in his pocket. So this morning I opened the dryer … Continue reading

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Dirty Thirty… Almost

So here’s a dirty little secret I’ve been keeping from the blog: I’m turning THIRTY on Saturday. AHHHHH!! Actually, I haven’t been thinking about it much at all. Here’s a tip: If you’re prone to stress about a milestone birthday, … Continue reading

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Alone Time

Today was Jack’s last day of Mother’s Day Out until after the baby comes. YIKES. Meaning this was probably my last “alone” day for, oh, 2 years? I get more done in my one toddler-free afternoon than I do all … Continue reading

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