Chocolate XO Wine

April 8, 2015

Good morning! I’m sneaking in a post before Matt leaves for work. That’s how it’s done these days! Yesterday we had our babysitter come, and Mazen had a blast going to the Discovery Museum with her. I was at home working on this recipe for a post! Coming soon : ) I needed to get […]

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Vintage Duke

April 7, 2015

There’s something about a house full of people that brings a home alive. Two by two our guests arrived, and our house was filled with conversation, laughing, and the clinking of glasses and silverware. As they departed, I welcomed the silence back almost as much as I welcomed the noise when they arrived. The ebb […]

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Easter 2015

April 6, 2015

We had a lovely Easter! Plenty of delicious food and lots of Peeps. We started the day with a visit from the Easter Bunny – Mazen loved his basket of trinkets and gifts from Mimi and Papa! Larbs, Matt and I did this bootcamp in the living room. Then we showered up and got started […]

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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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Evening Pick Up

April 3, 2015

Good morning. I’m here nice and early! And happy weekend. Happy long weekend / spring break for lots of you!! We are pumped because we are hosting Easter this year and have a full house all en route! Yesterday’s lunch – leftover rice salad (still loving it!) topped with avocado and smoked salmon. This was […]

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All His Eggs In One Basket

April 1, 2015

First, kettlebells. Then, lunch. Leftover rice salad with leftover salmon on top! Then, quiet time. With lots of Peppa Pig playsets and plastic pizza. THEN – it was the preschool Easter Egg hunt! The handle to our basket broke off en route! Ack! M thought that one trick-or-treated to the Easter Bunny to get chocolate […]

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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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