Meaningless and Awesome

We got out early this morning for breakfast at a new place and it was a hit. Biscuits, hash browns and all the breakfast staples made us all feel a bit like we were not so poorly and I admit it was just good to get out of the house.Shortly after all of our deliciousness was consumed it was back to the house, however, because breathing treatments and rest is still on order for this crew. We're "better" we're not completely well ....more

switching gears

we had the best time celebrating thanksgiving at the lake and i have a ton of pictures that i can’t wait to go through. ...more

25 weeks

How I’m Feeling:...more

Easy Faux Tin House Lanterns

I have a fun and easy little project to share today…one that I had been hoping to figure out in time for Christmas…and I did! I don’t know about you, but I love looking at beautiful photos of Scandinavian homes all dressed for Christmas...and they almost always include some sort of lantern or candle holders that are made of tin. So when I spied some wonderful tin house lanterns, I fell in love! ...more

What to Wear: Holiday Party Style Guide

 It’s Holiday party season, time for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and spreading that holiday cheer. If you are like me, there are the parties you can’t wait to attend and the ones you wish you didn’t have to....more

Race report: Thanksgiving Day 5K (La Canada)

I could do two separate versions of this race report, according to my mood. The first one would be extremely positive with a lot of exclamation points and talk about how any improvement is an improvement and how we have to just be thankful for running and not get too caught up in the numbers. […] ...more

Peppermint Eggnog Cupcakes

Peppermint Eggnog Cupcakes combine two favorite holiday flavors in one delectable treat! It’s officially the holiday baking season and I’m so excited that I can finally start sharing the rest of the Christmas-y and festive treats I made back in October. You might remember that my insanely enthusiastic husband puts up our Christmas tree every.. ....more

Giving up doesn't always mean quitting.

Jessica  We should never give up on jobs, relationships, or dreams. Ever. We should push through to the bitter end, no matter what. We should emerge victorious, successful, and strong. Only lazy, undisciplined, losers quit.Or so we've been told....more