Americana Weekend!

July 7, 2014

We had an all-American 4th that continued all weekend long. The highlight was the INCREDIBLE weather!! The hurricane must have sucked every drop of humidity and every cloud in the sky away because we have never had weather this perfect. It felt like mid-September! We spent the morning of the 4th as a regular day […]

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Summery Pasta Salad

July 4, 2014

Happy 4th!! If you need a last minute picnic dish, this one is a good one. Pasta salads are my go-to picnic food. They are easy to assemble, pack up and eat on the go. They’re also very easy to customize! This one features fresh garden veggies and herbs, prepared pesto we froze last year, […]

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Foodie Survey Results

July 3, 2014

This post is sponsored Remember back when I hosted a survey about ingredients and natural food dyes? The results are in to share! I found the data fascinating because it gave me a glimpse into your heads. While I realize this is a select slice of my opt-in audience, it’s still cool to see what […]

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Midsummer Lately

July 2, 2014

We are livin’ up summer over here! Remind me of this post in the dead of winter. From pool trips to vacations to amazing berries, peaches, watermelon and tomatoes, this is my favorite time of year. (With pumpkin beer season and crisp fall afternoons a close second!) Winter and spring, I got no love for […]

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Reunion Weekend

July 1, 2014

We spent the weekend in Greentown, Pennsylvania at our family reunion! My grandmother, Vivian, my dad’s mother, was one of 6 siblings. My grandmother passed away a few years ago, and now only one of the siblings is still with us, Aunt Byrnece. Forty of us gathered at Aunt Carol’s house for our first official […]

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New Finds

June 30, 2014

This post contains sponsored content The latest edition of New Finds is upon us! I have a fun mix to share today – some sent to me and some discovered! The first of the new finds are Brady Bands. These beautiful headbands were created to honor the founder’s son, Brayden, who passed away in 2012 […]

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Lately Summatime

June 27, 2014

Good mornnnning!! Thanks to those of you who weighed in on my Lately posts. I hope to do a mix moving forward and start doing more day-in-the-life eats posts. Today’s post is a mish-mosh of weeks because of all the travel we’ve had, but I wanted to share some of these meals anyways! It’s smoothie […]

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