Easy Freezer Vegetable Soup

January 22, 2015

Oooo I’m up late!! Rather, I’m writing late : ) And probably heading right to bed after this. Did you guys watch Downton Abbey and The Bachelor this week? The first half of the week gets all the good TV. But don’t worry – Survivor fills up the rest I LOVED the story line about […]

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Becoming A Better Cook

January 21, 2015

This post is sponsored by Blue Apron For years I made dinners flying by the seat of my pants. I rarely ever used a recipe, and didn’t actually know what we were having until I started to get hungry. While this method worked, it definitely kept me on my toes. We stuck to many of […]

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Life In A Box

January 20, 2015

We had our neighbors over for dinner last night! Company always makes for a fun Monday : ) What normally would be a boring night turns into a celebration with wine and dessert! M and V had a great time playing in the big box that our Home Decorators stuff came in! Hours of entertainment. […]

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Birthday Celebrations

January 15, 2015

We are live from Charlottesville this morning!! Matt had a smashing 32nd birthday! We showered him with new shirts from GAP with breakfast along with celebratory French toast – topped with coconut butter “frosting” and sprinkles! We also got our first snow dusting overnight. While I knew there was a chance of flurries, waking up […]

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Happy Little Dinners

January 14, 2015

Before I get all the way back into blogging the current day (see yesterday’s post!) I have a few dinners to share from the week before. First off – we sold our dining room table! We’re getting a new one from Restoration Hardware – their 1900s Boulangerie Table – aka a French bakery table!!! {How appropriate!} […]

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Thanksgiving 2014

November 28, 2014

Happy Black Friday!! My only plans involve working out – and I’m excited about that! Thanksgiving dinner was a big success, and we are all still digesting. (Actually compared to years past I didn’t eat thaaaat much but it was still a lot!) We spent most of the day getting ready. I took an hour […]

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A Magnificent Monday

August 26, 2014

About a month ago we were in our yard eating dinner on a typical Monday night and waved to our neighbors. They have a daughter who is just a bit younger than Mazen, and they came over to let the kids play. We began to wonder why we don’t eat dinner together more often and […]

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