THE Best Soft & Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

September 2, 2014
soft and chewy chocolate chip cookies

I’m not one to discriminate against a chocolate chip cookie but sometimes, a nice soft, chewy, and buttery cookie is just where it’s at. Over the weekend, I finally found the time to do the baking I’ve been itching to do. Like some real, use up two sticks of butter baking. It really helps when […]

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Weekend Highlights, My Favorite Snack, Baking, & Sales {9/1}

September 1, 2014

Hey guys, happy Labor Day! I hope everyone is having a great day, whatever it is you may be doing. We’ve had a pretty good weekend so far, minus the fact that our teething little guy has been somewhat under the weather. A few highlights from the weekend so far would have to include our […]

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Fun Facts Friday {8/29}

August 29, 2014
homemade ice cream

1. Homemade ice cream is just the jam. Especially when you get a combo of homemade chocolate chip cookie dough and “Coffee Krunch” (aka, coffee ice cream with all sorts of Oreos mixed in). On Wednesday night, Jay, Lucas and I met up with my in-laws for dinner and dessert to celebrate my mother-in-law’s birthday […]

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5 Fitness Tips to Start Today {+ a Big Giveaway from Amy Dixon & Propel!}

August 28, 2014

Hey guys! Happy Thursday! So before we get to the “meat and potatoes” of today’s post, if you will, I just want to address something real quick. You’ve probably noticed lately that there’s been a pretty good amount of sponsored posts and/or content around here the past few weeks, and I just want to say […]

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Favorite Summer Snacks

August 27, 2014
nut butters

The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Detour Bar. I don’t know about you guys, but I think summer just has to be my favorite season of the year when it comes to food. Sure, don’t get me wrong, I love me some pumpkin just like every other obsessed blogger out […]

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Win a Photo Shoot with Cara Olsen Photography!

August 26, 2014
Lucas 1st-25

Ok, I have an amazing giveaway for my local readers today who may be looking for photographers in the Albany, NY area! So you probably already saw a few photos last week in this post, and I know I had showed you the Cheerios photo, but I just had to show you guys some more shots […]

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Weekend Highlights & Wedding Fun {8/25}

August 25, 2014

Man, I just love weddings! While our weekend was definitely a good one, the biggest highlight (by far!) was our cousin’s Marc and Nikki’s wedding out in Pittsfield, MA on Saturday. We dropped Lucas off at Gramma and Papa’s house for a fun sleepover, and then we were off! The ceremony took place outside by […]

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Fun Facts Friday {8/22}

August 22, 2014

1. I feel like I must have used all of my creative energy on yesterday’s post because as I sit down to write today’s, I’m at a bit of a loss. So forgive me if this one is a bit all over the place. Then again, it is Friday, and I’m allowed to go off […]

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12 Things I’ve Learned in My First Year of Parenting

August 21, 2014

1. Those first few weeks and months are hard. REALLY hard. But looking back a year later, it seems like such a tiny blip on the radar. In the moment it’s intense, and it can be scary when you’ve got your hands full with this teeny little human who knows absolutely nothing that’s going on […]

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WIAW: After Dinner Drinks at Softball

August 20, 2014

Ok, seriously. Is it bedtime yet? Man have I been tired so far this week! I feel like I’d be tempted to blame it on jetlag from traveling over the weekend, but does three hours really make that much of a difference? Instead, I think I’m better off blaming it on my late night softball […]

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