Eat This, Not That: Snacks

February 19, 2015
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This post is sponsored by Bitsy’s Brainfood If you are familiar with my Real Food series, you’d recall this in the “How Do You Eat Real Food?” post: When navigating the grocery store it’s pretty clear that the wall of produce is as wholesome as it gets. But what about everything else on the shelves? […]

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February 16, 2015

Happy Monday! My weekend actually felt pretty long – I traveled to Hillsborough in back in 24 hours! Friday night I went to meet sweet Sawyer, BFF Sarah + John’s new baby boy! It was SO exciting to see him in person just minutes after he came into the world. Saturday morning we had a […]

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February 8, 2015

This weekend was a dehydrating one…because of wine and sports! I’m nursing a headache on this fine Sunday afternoon. I’m also blogging from the PORCH! It’s so unseasonably warm today that I think all of Cville is in shock. Hope it sticks around! On Friday night we went out to dinner with Sylvia’s family to […]

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Weekend Highlights

January 26, 2015

We had a great time with our visitors this weekend!! I didn’t touch my DSLR all weekend, but here are the highlights from my phone! Friday night pizza party!! We ordered from Belmont and made salads on the side. Saturday we packed in a full day for Mazen – visits to the Discovery Museum, toy […]

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Gettin’ My Shine On

January 19, 2015

The highlight of my weekend was most definitely the Florida Georgia Line concert! I just love country music. Rather than trucks and fields (which do take me back to high school), country brings out feelings of small towns for me. Relationships, parties with friends, and living life in the moment – soaking up sunshine, the […]

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January 12, 2015

Hi weekend warriors!! Staying warm? Thawing out? Maybe you just moved to San Diego and are basking in warm weather on a sailboat!? Wink wink Karen. We had a pretty low key weekend. Well, Friday night was a little wild! The boys when on a father-son date to Citizen Burger, and I joined some friends […]

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December 22, 2014

‘Twas the weekend before Christmas and we were all excited! Friday night we opened a bottle of La Crema we brought back from our trip, cranked up the Christmas tunes and made pizzas! We used a Cook Smarts recipe as our inspiration with an artichoke + spinach sauce. It was delicious! Served with a side […]

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