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Well HI! Long time no talk! Seriously though, I never intended to take this long of a “hiatus” from the blog. I’ve been writing this since 2008 (TWELVE YEARS!!!) and have never taken more than a week or two off … Continue reading

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Girls’ Night

So the kids were really hoping for a snow day today, but sadly that did not happen. Just cold and rainy… meaning indoor recess and WILD children after school. Still hoping that *maybe* we’ll see a little snow before spring … Continue reading

Posted in February 2020, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Christmas 2019 Wrap-Up

Merry Christmas, 2 days late! December just flew by: Jack’s birthday, Nutcracker, basketball, holiday programs at school, and now here we are on December 27th. Geez. I didn’t get a chance to post any Nutcracker pics! Here’s my little gingerbread … Continue reading

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Easy Shrimp Alfredo

I made a Trader Joe’s trip today for like 5 dinner ingredients… and walked out with ALL THE FALL THINGS: ghost and bat chips, autumn harvest soup, apple cider cookies, pumpkin candle, pumpkin pasta sauce, apple scent diffuser. And then … Continue reading

Posted in September 2019, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Air Fryer Salmon

Happy Monday! This morning Jack and Isla did a half-day gymnastics camp, so I was kid-free from 8-1. They’ve basically been with me 24/7 ALL SUMMER- which is great, but 1. the house looks like a war zone, and 2. … Continue reading

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So apparently it’s just going to rain forever here. The kids had a half day today (because OF COURSE THEY DID), and naturally a torrential downpour started right when it was time to pick them up. And then kept monsoon-ing … Continue reading

Posted in May 2019, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Winner Dinner

Happy Monday! We’re continuing our streak of gorgeous weekdays and rainy weekends. Why is this the trend every single year?? Or at least every soccer season. Jack had an early soccer game on Saturday, and they finished just as it … Continue reading

Posted in April 2019, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Home Edit

I had a fun little outing today- my friend Leeanne and I headed to Serena & Lily to a book signing for The Home Edit gals: Love that (unintentional?) swatch rainbow! I’m a big fan of Joanne and Clea and … Continue reading

Posted in March 2019, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Nutcracker 2018

Sorry for the silence around here but Wednesday-Sunday was all about the Nutcracker for me and Isla. Tech rehearsal Wednesday, dress rehearsal Thursday, performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. But it was SO FUN! It’s an amazing production. I sat through … Continue reading

Posted in December 2018, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Big Birthday Weekend

I spent the day playing catch-up after a WILD weekend. Jack turned nine on Saturday, which doesn’t even seem possible. NINE. His last year of single digits. On one hand I hate how fast he’s growing up, but on the … Continue reading

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