Second Chances

May 11, 2015

It sure is a hot one outside today! I’m hiding out down in my office cave, but I should be up on my laptop on the porch! First, can we talk about Survivor!? I’m assuming those of you who watch have caught up and heard the announcement about the new Second Chances season? SO PUMPED!! […]

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May 8, 2015

I got sucked into the whirlwind of life and after a 4 hour trip to get Mazen’s hair cut and Target, I’m back to catch up and say hello. We are having some FAB weather here in Cville and I’m eager to get back outside!! I’m sure you are too : ) Or maybe you […]

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Mary Kay, Chicken and Lots Of Beans

May 5, 2015

Good morning! I just sent Mazen off to preschool cute as can be – Last night I made an early dinner – Chicken and Bean Bake. I didn’t have any fresh herbs so I used lots of dried thyme instead. This recipe is better with fresh herbs and lots of garlic though! But it’s always a […]

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Date Night Out, Date Night In

May 1, 2015

Good Friday evening to you! Our weekend started early with a Thursday date night. First stop: Three Notch’d for our good friend Jeff’s Jazzfest debut! Not only does Jeff play the trumpet, but he’s great a brewing beer too. Jeff lives next door to Three Notch’d’s brewmaster Dave, and they dreamed up this New Orleans’s […]

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Just Breathe….The Pollen

April 30, 2015

I have never been one to have even a touch of allergies, but this year – yikes! I have the Charlottesville Chest Cold that everyone I know is getting, and I think that either the virus is making my more vulnerable or I’m getting weaker as I get older. I can feel the pollen in […]

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Weekend Withdrawal

April 27, 2015

Monday, Monday. Can’t trust that day. ^^”Where’d the frisbee go!?” We were back to the grind – strength class/ABC conditioning followed by lunch, quiet time/work, outside play time, dinner. Lunch was salad made with mixed greens dressed in lemon olive oil, lemon and salt plus yellow pepper, yummy cheese, cottage cheese and smoked salmon. I […]

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Open Barre

April 25, 2015

Morning! Hope you have a sunny Saturday ahead of you. We are off to a slow start – I have a little cold and woke up at 6am wide awake yet still tired. I watched an episode of Survivor Australia in bed and finally came down for a big french press of coffee. {Now all […]

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