Pizza Party

March 26, 2015

^^ Loving our new table!! Last night we had some new friends over for pizzas and beer. I love a formal dinner party, but we are happiest entertaining with our tried-and-true favorite pizzas coming out of the oven one after another. I think our group went through 4 whole pizzas last night! You-know-who loooooves Matt’s […]

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Spring It On

March 25, 2015

C’mon spring! You’re such a tease. Today it’s cold and cloudy. Tomorrow’s high is in the mid 70s with rain! Saturday we dip back to a high of 46 but with lots of sunshine. Matt and I spent some time cooking vegetables on Sunday night while we ate leftovers for dinner. We roasted asparagus, brussels sprouts […]

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Catching Up, With Thanks

March 24, 2015

Thank you so much for all of your comments, tweets, Instagram comments and emails. It means so much to me and also to my family and friends who read the blog. Gram loved receiving mail, and we exchanged letters regularly. I have all of her cards, many of which she painted herself, tucked in a box. I re-read her final note this morning. I […]

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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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She’s Here!

March 17, 2015

I picked M up from school at noon and we had Irish Soda bread in honor of St. Paddy’s – since I missed it at breakfast! I made little toast squares topped with cream cheese, sliced turkey, raspberry preserves and arugula. Pretty good!! Plus lots of grapes. Matt and Mazen went to the airport to […]

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She’ll Be Comin’ Round The Mountain

March 17, 2015

KK is coming today!!! We have missed her so much since she moved to San Diego in January. She is having a blast in her new city and has made so many new friends. Mazen is excited to see her and can’t wait for bus rides and malt milkshakes, KK-style! Last night we made a Tom […]

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