The Parade Of Leftovers

December 5, 2013

Here are some of the interesting ways I used up our Thanksgiving leftovers. On a salad…classic. Yes that’s marshmallow on top!!! Thank you, sweet potatoes. Turkey, cranberry and dill Havarti sandwich on a Virginia roll. This was lunch! Yogurt with cranberry sauce and granola for breakfast. Can you tell which component of Thanksgiving I love […]

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Weekend Joy

November 25, 2013

Last weekend Karen, Matt, Mazen and I went to Fry’s Spring Station Pizza to get cozy with some pies. We shared a hummus plate and two awesome pizzas – a wild mushroom and pesto and a classic with pepperoni. Some of the best pizza in town! Fast forward a week and this past Friday I […]

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Weekend: Shops + Malt

November 11, 2013

We packed a lot into this weekend, and I wish there had been just a little more time to relax and read. Maybe next time! On Friday night I left Mazen with Matt and my friend Naomi and I headed over to the Shops at Stonefield for the opening of a store called Palette. Palette […]

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Weekend Of Jambalaya

November 4, 2013

How was your weekend!!? Despite coming down with a sickness on Halloween, Mazen rallied for the second half of the weekend. He rocked and climbed his heart out! He’s getting really good on the stairs. But he doesn’t understand that he’s not allowed to stand up in his rocking chair. You can see him testing […]

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Weekend Of Birthday Cheer

October 28, 2013

My birthday weekend came and went so fast! But I had a lot of fun, and got in some buttercream and bourbon! I woke up to a lovely bouquet of flowers and a wonderful gift from Mazen, Matt and Karen for a few spa treatments!! A perfect gift for a mama who needs a little […]

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Weekend Adventures

October 22, 2013

This past weekend was the epitome of fall – farmer’s markets, football and fires! S’mores too! I spent Friday night working, so that was uneventful. Sometimes I just get the craving to write and take advantage no matter what time of day it is. Saturday we were up early (as usual) and headed to the […]

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Karen’s Reunion

October 15, 2013

When Karen was diagnosed with cancer a few weeks ago, a mini family reunion was immediately planned. Andrew (Matt’s brother), Patrick + Megan (cousins), Becky (Karen’s sister) and Gran Bett (Karen’s mom) all arrived for a weekend to live it up together. Luckily Karen started to feel much more like her old self just in […]

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