Fun Amidst the Chaos

cinnamon rolls

I’ll tell ya…Memorial Day is a whole lot different when you’re spending the majority of it packing away. But luckily, we still managed to throw some fun into the mix, too. Starting with breakfast. I mean, things always get a bit more fun when there’s cinnamon rolls involved, right? And, no, they’re definitely not homemade….

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One Week Down: T25

So as of Sunday, I’m officially one full week in to T25. Whew. When I’ve talked about it in the past, there’s been some interest in hearing a review of the program, so I figured I’d share a little bit about my progress as I go through it. I’m also hoping that this will mayyyyybe…

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A Great Meal


For the first time in – who the heck knows – how long, last night Jay and I actually enjoyed a real dinner…at the dinner table. I know, right? Who woulda thought? (99.9% of our meals are eaten at the coffee table these days). I was so excited, I even lit a candle for the…

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WIAW: Successfully Finished

Hey folks! Happy Wednesday! How’s the week going for everyone so far? We’re still truckin’ along over here – me and the babe in the womb, that is. Last night, I had a bout of some pretty painful contractions but, alas, I’m still off to work this morning. Nothing major happening just yet! So I…

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Fun Facts Friday {6/28}

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1. Iiiiiiit’s alllllmost the weekennnnnnnnd! I’m finding myself longing for this valuable down time on the weekends more and more these days…especially since I know the “quiet” part of it isn’t going to last too much longer. Rules for Saturday and Sunday? Sleep in without an alarm, no schedules, and go with the flow. 2….

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Panini Day


So while I was at the Farmer’s Market on Saturday, I decided to buy a loaf of bread that we’d be able to use to make some paninis. I’m pretty sure it was the latest issue of Cooking Light magazine that revved up my desire for a panini, but whatever it was, they just sounded…

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Lighter Mac & Cheese with Chicken & Tomatoes


Good MORNING! How’s everyone doing on this fine Wednesday morning? Things are going well over here…I’m just feeling a bit spazzy this week with trying to get things ready for HLS (already this weekend!) and organizing everything else that is my life. Gosh I wish I was better with time management… Last night Jay and…

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Family Dinner Time


I’m so lucky (and thankful) that my family doesn’t mind eating from TV trays in the living room when they come and visit us for dinner. We had a full house living room last night, thanks to the company of mom, dad, Little Bro, and Meegs (aka, my ice cream buddy) and enjoyed a nice,…

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