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Sweet Showers

Fun weekend that, of course, flew by too quickly. On Saturday Lauren, Allison, Camille and I hosted a baby shower for our friend Jill. Jill is one of my oldest friends- I think I was 4 when we met! We … Continue reading

Posted in September 2014, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Whole 30: Day 23

Holla! Crazy day today. I dropped off the kids at school, ran home to eat breakfast and clean up the house, then headed to Target and Party City to grab supplies for a sip and see tomorrow. When I got … Continue reading

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Polenta Casserole

Today we did our usual Monday stuff: Central Market, park, gym. It’s a pretty wild life we lead. Lately I’ve been browsing through old cookbooks to revisit favorite recipes, and tonight’s dinner came from Eat Drink and Be Vegan, one … Continue reading

Posted in March 2014, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Field Trip

This morning my mom and I took the kids to the Dallas World Aquarium downtown. That place is AMAZING. It’s kind of half zoo-half aquarium. We saw everything from sea otters to penguins to a panther. I’d only been there … Continue reading

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Maple Mustard Chicken

I’m pretty sure I’ve made some variation of our dinner dish before. I keep running into this recipe EVERYWHERE: on Pinterest, in my I Love Trader Joe’s cookbook, in our PTA cookbook… It’s very simple: whisk together 1/2 cup dijon … Continue reading

Posted in February 2014, Uncategorized | 9 Comments

Bourbon Salted Caramels

Welllll it’s 12/22 and I *think* I’m officially done Christmas shopping. Just barely squeaked in under the deadline, eh? So now I just have a few things to wrap and about a billion caramels to cut and package- but no … Continue reading

Posted in December 2013, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Baby Steps

Isla has been walking up a storm lately. Jack took forever to work up the confidence to take solo steps, but she just takes off, falls, then gets up and takes off again. Brian managed to snap this video at … Continue reading

Posted in August 2013, Uncategorized | Leave a comment


So here’s the deal- it’s LATE, I just got home from book club (which was awesome, btw), and I barely took any pics today. We did go to the rec center for open gym playtime. My little monkey: And my … Continue reading

Posted in February 2013, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Frozen Food

So last night I was my usual dumbass self and, instead of going to bed at a decent hour, read until almost 1am (and this is after whining all day about being tired). Isla woke up for her usual 2am … Continue reading

Posted in January 2013, Uncategorized | 3 Comments


It was a big day around here: baby girl tried solids for the first time! Um, she LOVED it. Rice cereal was hard on Jack’s tummy, so I gave Isla oatmeal instead. She ate the entire bowl and kept grabbing … Continue reading

Posted in December 2012, Uncategorized | 1 Comment