After The Turkey…

December 1, 2014

We have had such a lovely Thanksgiving weekend! This is the only weekend of the year that we all get a few days off in a row just to hang out at home (and we aren’t on a vacation somewhere). It was really, really nice (and long!) ^^ That sandwich was pretty epic. Layers of […]

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Thanksgiving 2014

November 28, 2014

Happy Black Friday!! My only plans involve working out – and I’m excited about that! Thanksgiving dinner was a big success, and we are all still digesting. (Actually compared to years past I didn’t eat thaaaat much but it was still a lot!) We spent most of the day getting ready. I took an hour […]

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Thanks + Giving

November 27, 2014

We have so much to be thankful for this year. Mazen and I just returned from a visit to my grandmother and family in Towson, Maryland. We took the train, which was really fun! Of course, he loved it.  Especially the ability to get up and move without his car seat. Gram is doing great […]

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November 26, 2014

How’s the Turkey Day prep going? We are hosting T-giving again this year, and the table is set. We are doing a few new dishes this year, and we have a little member of the family who is excited to sit at the table with the grownups and dig in! Pumpkin oat fun! I cracked […]

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New Finds + Multiple Giveaways!

November 25, 2014

Fun things to share today – including TWO giveaways!! First off, this candle was a birthday gift from a girlfriend – smells SO good!! Like everything pumpkin pie and not toooooo sweet. FYI, it’s from Anthro! Do you remember me writing about Bama + Ry when Jasmine sent me a cute Mazen necklace? Jasmine is […]

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November 24, 2014

The calm before the storm!! As of Friday at noon I had absolutely nothing on my weekend calendar until Sunday night! I got a lot of household stuff done, and went to 2 athletic conditioning classes. It was a nice weekend! Friday night we met up with Karen and went to the Greek festival at […]

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Butternut, Mushroom and Kale Dressing

November 21, 2014

Stuffing?….Dressing?  …I think the official word is dressing because there was no turkey involved. In fact, this recipe is very much vegetarian! I’m partnering with the Grain Foods Foundation today to bring you a recipe that’s pumped with whole grains. When most of the dishes on your Thanksgiving table are loaded with butter and bacon […]

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