Charlottesville

Grandparents Gone Wild

January 30, 2013
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This past weekend my parents came up for a visit! They couldn’t stay away another day from their grandson We ate 3 amazing dinners and had a great mix of sightseeing and chilling out at home Mom played with Mazen in the mornings so I could go back to sleep for a bit, and I […]

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a-mazen weekend

January 23, 2013
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Aunt Larbs and Uncle Matt came to visit us this past weekend. We had a blast eating and drinking (per usual) and keeping Mazen at the center of attention. They arrived late on Friday night, and Matt and I had pizzas underway. Whole wheat crust with two kinds of cheese. One with shitake mushrooms, lamb […]

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Twas Days Before Christmas

December 23, 2012
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‘Twas days before Christmas and all through the house… I got French toast cooking; home with no spouse. With banana and Nutty Butter {Egg Nog!} and sprinkles as dots, And a mug of rich coffee, splash of milk on top. The children were all nestled all snug in their beds, while I showered and dressed […]

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Meals + Mobs

December 9, 2012
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I’ve been switching up all kinds of breakfasts lately – and having lots of fun! Oatmeal still has my <3, but my palate has just been craving all kinds of things to start the day. (Still no salsa or crunchy veggies getting involved though…) Today I had sunbutter toast, orange and greek yogurt with pumpkin […]

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From A To Blog

December 6, 2012
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Oh just some French toast. NBD. This version with Cville Crunch bread (which is 100% whole wheat with flax and walnuts – my fav) topped with seared pears, chia seeds, coconut and Justin’s Chocolate Almond Butter. Almost too decadent with all that chocolaty taste! Matt and I had to record commercials for the radio again […]

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Swirligig

November 24, 2012
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Life is so festive when visitors are in town! Our Thanksgiving weekend continued with a hike, a picnic and a dinner at our place. Oatmeal for breakfast – with cooked wheatberries and cottage cheese stirred in! Sunbutter and pecans on top.   We headed out after breakfast to hike the Old Mills Trail that just […]

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Frosty The Snow Lawn

November 18, 2012
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Brrrrr. We’ve had several frosts already, but I sure noticed this one! It’s weird though how much warmer November is compared to the frosts of January/February. It’s still the kind of cold I can tolerate. February, not so fun. This smiling face was looking up at me at 3am last night. He really really wanted […]

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