July 2010

Let The Celebrations Continue (with Cupcakes!)

by Courtney on July 31, 2010


Wow, it feels like FOREVER since I last posted! Even though I know it’s really only been a day, I’ve just had SO MUCH going on, time just seems to by flyyyyying! If we rewind to yesterday, lunch was another delicious combination of wheatberries + roasted veggies + The Laughing Cow Light Swiss Cheese + […]


In Celebration Mode!

by Courtney on July 30, 2010


Whooooo’s excited it’s Friday? C’mon, let’s see those hands up in the air! I’m definitely feelin’ the excitement today, since I’m going to have a BUSY BUSY few days of celebrating coming up ahead of me. Most of today has been spent in the kitchen, making birthday cupcakes. Jay’s birthday (and Cody’s!) is on Sunday, […]


Roasted Veggie & Wheatberry Salad

by Courtney on July 29, 2010


YUM. It definitely has been a productive day, both outside AND in the kitchen. But I think I can honestly say that I really do not enjoy painting. Thankfully, Mal was here to help me, and I’d say we made a pretty good dent before we ran out of primer 3 hours later. It’s all […]


Cinnamon French Toast Sundae

by Courtney on July 29, 2010


**CAUTION: Extremely decadent breakfast ahead…proceed at your own risk** (or you may just want to go get your oven ready) Goooooood Morning! Yes, it is a glorious morning! and I’m pretty darn sure that my delicious breakfast probably had something to do with it. Ever since I saw Caitlin’s mouthwatering breakfast concoction yesterday, I have […]


Would You Do This?

by Courtney on July 28, 2010


Howdy friends! I promise, the question will make sense soon… Sometimes I wonder just where the time goes. Today literally flew by, I can hardly believe it’s already 7:30. Sheesh! My afternoon consisted mostly of running errands, including a little browsing at the mall. I window shopped at a few of my faves, and definitely […]


A Little of This, A Little of That

by Courtney on July 28, 2010


Happy Hump Day friends!! Did you all get your day started off on the right foot? I know I sure did! I scooted my behind out to the gym this morning and loaded up on some cardio. I ran 3 miles on the treadmill, walked for about another half, then hopped on the elliptical for […]


Another Winner of a Dinner

by Courtney on July 27, 2010


I was on my own tonight for dinner, since the hubby has a softball game and is planning on eating at the “cookout” afterwards. I, on the other hand, decided to eat at home, since we seem to have so much delicious food here that is too good to pass up on! I’ve definitely had […]


Did You Know…

by Courtney on July 27, 2010


…that I just tried out a delicious new recipe? Actually, the title of this post has more to do with what you’ll find after today’s lunch + recipe, but we’ll get there soon. I found a recipe the other day for a chilled cantaloupe soup, that was just screaming “summer” to me, so I decided […]


Pancakes on the Brain

by Courtney on July 27, 2010


So last nights’ events turned out to be quite interesting! As I mentioned, Jay and I headed out to get him some new running shoes. Well, being the huge dork that I can be, I proceeded to slam my hand shut in the car door. HOLY COW does that hurt! I’d honestly never done that […]


Book Review & A Delish Summer Dinner

by Courtney on July 26, 2010


Whoever it was that invented the Slow Cooker is a pure genius. This appliance is probably one of my favorite, most convenient kitchen tools I own – so why don’t I use it more often?? Tonight’s dinner was one of my favorite, tried and true recipes: Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Chicken   I cut the […]