ADADC Fall Dairy Tour and Food & Wine Weekend Getaway, Part 2

November 12, 2014
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Alright, let’s pick up where we left off yesterday! After our delicious lunch back at Geneva On the Lake, our group boarded back on the bus and headed over to the New York Wine & Culinary Center, which was definitely what I was most looking forward to that day! Upon arrival, we were guided into […]

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ADADC Fall Dairy Tour and Food & Wine Weekend Getaway, Part 1

November 11, 2014
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Okay, it’s time to start recapping my weekend adventures out in the Finger Lakes! First things first, I have a give a big thank you to the America Dairy Association and Dairy Council for inviting me along on the trip, covering my stay and expenses, and also allowing me to bring a guest. It was […]

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Meal Prepping and Planning for the Week

November 10, 2014
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After a fun couple of days away, it’s so good to be home! I’m going to work on my recap today and maybe tomorrow, because there’s a lot to cover. I just didn’t have the energy to do it yesterday! I got back in to Albany a little before 1pm yesterday afternoon and then decided […]

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Fun Facts Friday {11/7}

November 7, 2014

1. I ate so. many. munchkins. yesterday… They were leftovers from our breakfast club at work and although I knew I should have moved them away from my desk…I just didn’t. Man, they are my kryptonite. 2. For said breakfast club yesterday, my team was up so I decided to make this egg casserole. I […]

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Outfits of the Day & A New Stitch Fix

November 6, 2014
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I’ve gotta tell ya…I’m really having some fun with this return of the fashion aspect here on the blog! I’m so glad so many of you made the request for it to come back…partially because it’ll occasionally make me question by outfit decisions in the morning in an effort to not look too frumpy. Not […]

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Playground Party and Pancake Party!

November 5, 2014
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Hey hey! I’m coming at you all a little later than usual today, but what’s the saying? Better late than never, right? Slowly but surely, I think Lucas and I are almost back to normal. Thank goodness for that! Thanks for all of the get-well’s, too…I’m sure they totally helped! So yesterday afternoon after picking […]

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Recent Recipe Favorites

November 4, 2014
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Well, I think we’re slowly but surely on the mend over here! I’ve been able to spend the majority of the last 24 hours unattached from my tissue box and Lucas has finally started acting more like himself. Thank goodness! I even managed to get up for a quick workout this morning and it felt […]

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Not the Greatest Weekend

November 3, 2014
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Hey guys! I’m just popping in quick today because, to put it frankly, our weekend was kinda crappy. Lucas’s cold remained for the entire weekend, and starting on Friday, I was greeted with the same thing. So between the two of us, I’m pretty sure we used enough tissues for all of us. Ugh. With […]

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Fun Facts Friday {10/31}

October 31, 2014

1. I want to thank you all so, so much for your comments, messages, and emails yesterday (including those from both my “real life” friends and my “internet” friends). It’s possible that I may have more posts similar to that in the future, but because it really takes me a while to wrap my brain […]

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An HA Update & My Realistic Thoughts on Postpartum Weight Loss and Body Image

October 30, 2014

This post has been a long time coming. It’s one that I’ve had at the back of my mind for months now, but just haven’t had the chance to truly sit and concentrate to be able to type it all out. So that said…let’s get to it. First things first: an HA update. I first […]

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