Memorial Day Weekend

How was your long weekend? I didn't get quite a full three day weekend as I had to work all day on Saturday. But we did have a ton of fun grilling at the pool on Sunday, and I managed to get a little baking in today and made some festive cupcakes. Looks can be... Continue Reading →

The Birthday Post

It's that time again! Today is a special day, if I do say so myself, because I'm now the big 2-5. I don't have some big inspirational list of twenty-five things I've learned in 25 years, or a letter to my younger self, or anything like that. What I have to share are photos from... Continue Reading →

What We’ve Been Up To

February is disappearing right before our eyes! It seems like just yesterday we were caught in the never-ending-January-time warp, and now suddenly it's Pisces Season and my birthday is on the horizon. But let's not get too ahead of ourselves, shall we? Last year I did a roundup of my favorites each month. This post... Continue Reading →

November Favorites

Wow, November has been one of the busiest months for me this year by far! The time has crept up on me and with deadlines both personal and academic, the month has flown by. Unfortunately I didn't get to post as many book reviews this month, so I hope I can make up for that... Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Spice Snacks Pt. 2

Earlier this week we tried some pumpkin spice snacks from Target. Today, we taste-tested some from Trader Joe's! Pumpkin Toaster Pastries: Delicious! I was so worried these would be overly-flavored and be too much but they were surprisingly really good! There weren't that many in the box though, so that's the only downside to these.... Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Spice Snacks

There is definitely not a shortage of pumpkin spice snacks these days! Walk down the aisles of pretty much any store and you'll find dozens of delicious-looking options. This week I'm featuring some pumpkin-y snacks from Target, Trader Joe's and our local grocery store.   Pumpkin Spice Snack Bites: (From Target) Soooo good! Each little... Continue Reading →

All Things Pumpkin

This time of year, it's hard to ignore the fact that everything around is is suddenly pumpkin-this and pumpkin-that. I thought it would be fun to try some pumpkin-y things over the next few weeks and report back on what's worth it, and what's worth skipping. So, this month be ready to see more than... Continue Reading →

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