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What A Wonderful Spring Surprise

March 26, 2015
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Today was awesome!!! We were surprised with a beautiful warm and sunny day. The weather went from drizzly to gorgeous. While M was still at preschool, I went for a run – 3.5 miles – around town. I took a speed shower and then made lunch – a big salad with leftover grown-up hamburger helper […]

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Spring It On

March 25, 2015
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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
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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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10 Years Later…a Foot Story

March 20, 2015
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We started our day with pancakes, at Sir Mazen’s request! He loves to stir the batter himself and is eager to do the flipping too, but that’s a little too dangerous for a two year old. After breakfast Karen, Mazen and I went to Target. My basket was filled with little girl birthday party toys and Easter […]

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The Best Three Salads In Charlottesville

March 19, 2015
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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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Kiwi + Cheese Product

March 18, 2015
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Good morning, good afternoon! Today has included: kiwi (Mazen’s first!), coffee and tea, kettlebells, HGTV magazine, and a picnic. Breakfast was scrambled eggs, half of a banana (rejected by M because of a brown spot), half a kiwi (with skin!) and a quarter of a Great Harvest Oat Berry muffin. Karen {My mother-in-law who is visiting from […]

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She’s Here!

March 17, 2015
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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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