Chocolate XO Wine

April 8, 2015

Good morning! I’m sneaking in a post before Matt leaves for work. That’s how it’s done these days! Yesterday we had our babysitter come, and Mazen had a blast going to the Discovery Museum with her. I was at home working on this recipe for a post! Coming soon : ) I needed to get […]

24 comments Read More →

Vintage Duke

April 7, 2015

There’s something about a house full of people that brings a home alive. Two by two our guests arrived, and our house was filled with conversation, laughing, and the clinking of glasses and silverware. As they departed, I welcomed the silence back almost as much as I welcomed the noise when they arrived. The ebb […]

26 comments Read More →

Easter 2015

April 6, 2015

We had a lovely Easter! Plenty of delicious food and lots of Peeps. We started the day with a visit from the Easter Bunny – Mazen loved his basket of trinkets and gifts from Mimi and Papa! Larbs, Matt and I did this bootcamp in the living room. Then we showered up and got started […]

45 comments Read More →

Duke & Pizza

April 5, 2015

Happy Easter!! And GO DUKE!! When we found out that Duke had made the Final Four, we nixed all plans to go out to dinner and decided to do a big pizza party instead. In addition to our 10 for Easter, we invited over the Struckmann crew so Sarah’s dad, a big Duke fan, could […]

27 comments Read More →

2 Matts, 4 Bourbons

April 4, 2015

Happy Saturday! We kicked off our weekend with a double date last night with Larbs and Matt who are here for Easter. Grammie and Pea are too – and they had a fun time with Mazen, including seeing a beautiful rainbow! We walked downtown and decided to appetizer hop around. First stop was Alley Light with […]

21 comments Read More →

Ballz To The Wall

April 3, 2015
Peanut Butter Chocolat Oat Balls

More fun from my week with Blake! She developed this yummy recipe and post for you all! Take it away… Who doesn’t crave something a little (or a lot) chocolatey and peanut-buttery on a given day? So often (like…daily) we have an urge for dessert, but a heaping slice of cake with frosting trickling down […]

15 comments Read More →

Evening Pick Up

April 3, 2015

Good morning. I’m here nice and early! And happy weekend. Happy long weekend / spring break for lots of you!! We are pumped because we are hosting Easter this year and have a full house all en route! Yesterday’s lunch – leftover rice salad (still loving it!) topped with avocado and smoked salmon. This was […]

28 comments Read More →