Preschool Spring Break

April 8, 2015

My friends and I laughed (and then cried) when we heard there was a spring break at our preschool. But I guess our great teachers do need one! We decided to take the kids on a field trip this week to help entertain them and get a little education in. Thus we planned a trip […]

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2 Matts, 4 Bourbons

April 4, 2015

Happy Saturday! We kicked off our weekend with a double date last night with Larbs and Matt who are here for Easter. Grammie and Pea are too – and they had a fun time with Mazen, including seeing a beautiful rainbow! We walked downtown and decided to appetizer hop around. First stop was Alley Light with […]

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Open Barre

April 1, 2015

Good afternoon!! Last night I had the chance to run-to-barre with our new boutique barre studio – barre.[d]. (It’s pronounced barred and not barre. D.) The studio’s founder and owner, Hanna, invited me in to test out a class. It’s right on Water Street next to Hot Yoga Cville. The class, called run-to-barre.[d], begins with a […]

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The Charlottesville 10 Miler

March 21, 2015

10 miles – I survived!! And not only survived, I had a great race. It’s kind of all like a dream now that I’m sitting down to write about it hours later. I started the day at 5:30 with toast topped with banana and almond butter. And half caf coffee! I considered full caffeine, but […]

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The Best Three Salads In Charlottesville

March 19, 2015

What’s up friends!? We are making birthday cards for Grammie in our PJs – tomorrow is her birthday! Breakfast today was consumed in a rush on the way to preschool – Irish Soda Bread toast with almond butter and oranges. Plus coffee, per usual! Karen and I ran some errands together during preschool. And then […]

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Dinner At Lampo

March 19, 2015

Lampo is our new Neapolitan pizza restaurant here in Cville, and I’ve been dying to try it as soon as it opened. I’ve heard that it’s really hard to get a table, so when we decided we would give it a shot we showed up at 4:45 to wait outside. I think I was still digesting […]

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Kiwi + Cheese Product

March 18, 2015

Good morning, good afternoon! Today has included: kiwi (Mazen’s first!), coffee and tea, kettlebells, HGTV magazine, and a picnic. Breakfast was scrambled eggs, half of a banana (rejected by M because of a brown spot), half a kiwi (with skin!) and a quarter of a Great Harvest Oat Berry muffin. Karen {My mother-in-law who is visiting from […]

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