Cooking with Blue Apron {& Giveaway}

September 18, 2014

We had some gooood meals over here recently! I was recently given the opportunity to try out Blue Apron, a meal-delivery service that allows you to create delicious, chef-designed recipes at home. The thing that really stuck out for me with Blue Apron, as opposed to other meal delivery services, is that they aren’t sending […]

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WIAW: Mommy and Lucas Edition

September 17, 2014
Peas and Crayons

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. I was compensated for my time and received product to review but all opinions, as always, are my own. I’m switching things up a bit for today’s What I Ate Wednesday. It’s always good to keep things fresh anyways, don’t you think? I decided it would be fun to […]

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Five Favorites (+ My Best Stitch Fix Yet!)

September 16, 2014

So pretty much everyone in my blog reader always does their “Friday Favorite” posts, which I love. Buuuut it’s only Tuesday and I’ve got some favorites I wanna share now. Five of ‘em, to be exact! First, I got this month’s Stitch Fix delivery on Saturday and it is probably my absolute favorite fix yet! […]

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3rd Annual Yard, err, Indoor Olympics

September 15, 2014

This weekend was the 3rd Annual Yard Olympics! Unfortunately, some rainy weather put a bit of a damper on the whole “yard” aspect of things. Luckily, we have some quick thinkers in the group and we were able to move the Olympics indoors. There was frisbee, basketball, darts, and beer pong. And this year, everyone […]

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Fun Facts Friday {9/12}

September 12, 2014

1. Jay passed a big exam at work on Wednesday, so we absolutely had to celebrate. With nothing but the best, of course…a big, fancy bottle of $5.99 Andre champagne, baby. 2. I bought Lucas this pair of Reebok sneakers a few weeks ago, and yesterday was the first day he was able to wear […]

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10 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes

September 11, 2014

I tried so hard to resist but…I…just…couldn’t. So let’s not fight it! We’ll just roll with that big “give me everything pumpkin” cliché that everyone is all about right now and use it as an opportunity to check out 10 of my absolute favorite pumpkin recipes. All courtesy of Yours Truly. For Breakfast… Creamy Pumpkin […]

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WIAW: Uninspired and My Favorite Part of the Day

September 10, 2014
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My favorite part of the day. After work, once we’re all home together. And, of course, it certainly helps when Lucas napped well during the day and is in a good mood! Yesterday, Jay showed Lucas how to juggle, and he thought it was just the best thing going. And once that got old, we […]

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Grandma’s Banana Bread

September 9, 2014

One can never have too many banana bread recipes, right? A couple of weeks ago, I told you guys I set out and did some weekend baking. While the baby slept and the hubby was working outside, it was so nice to just be in the kitchen alone with the music on, and not another […]

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Shopping, Beer Sampling, DIY, Chocolate Cake, and More

September 8, 2014

So when are weekends going to permanently include a third day? That’s what I wanna know…because, once again, this weekend just flew by. Anyone else? Our Saturday and Sunday were both jam packed from beginning to end, and for the first time in along time, I took a bunch of pictures of everything. So let’s […]

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Fun Facts Friday {9/5}

September 5, 2014

1. Have you guys hearrrrrrd? Dunkin Donuts now has almond milk! Pretty sure that calls for a latte today. Possibly of the pumpkin variety? Or something like that because, you know, it’s that time. 2. So I had been holding off on pumpkin drinks until #1 up there, so we’ll see about that. But that […]

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