A Little of This and That

Emily Bites Bubble Up Enchilada Casserole

This post is a great reflection of where my brain is at these days... all over the place!  I have lots of random tidbits for y'all today.  A little from this past weekend and a few thoughts on the . . . Continue Reading »

August 2014 Goals

James Taylor Concert

I am so overjoyed that it's August! A few months ago I made it my goal to have a gazillion things done by August 1 and I'm honestly really happy with all we've accomplished. I still have some things . . . Continue Reading »

Currently: July 2014

Gaithersburg Taco Bar

Currently: Better late than never huh?  It has been a pretty wild and crazy month, but a great month at that.  I am currently thinking about my August goals and the things I want to do before the baby . . . Continue Reading »

WIAW: Farm Fresh


This week we have a ton of fresh produce in the house!  I bought a few staples at Wegmans on Saturday (lettuce, bananas, mushrooms, avocados, spaghetti squash, and carrots) and then picked up a few . . . Continue Reading »

Week 34 Pregnancy Update

Mae and Jane Baby Headbands

The Bump Gender - It's a girl! Movement - From what I see and feel, the baby is still sitting really high on my right side.  She loves kicking/punching my upper right abdomen and ribs, which . . . Continue Reading »

A Rockin’ Saturday

Billy Joel Concert Nationals Park 2014

Bright and early yesterday morning Neal and I headed up to Germantown, Maryland to shop at Wegmans. I used to shop at Wegmans all the time when I was in college, but haven't been in years! I . . . Continue Reading »

WIAW: Balancing Cravings


I'll be honest, I was really nervous about what the 3rd trimester would look like, what I'd be craving, and how I'd feel.  I had heard so many stories of women doubling their pregnancy weight gain . . . Continue Reading »

Week 33 Pregnancy Update

Week 33 Pregnancy Update

The Bump Baby Prep - Last week I went a little Amazon crazy.  I think Amazon Prime and I are going to be the best of friends after the baby arrives!  It was so great being able to buy things . . . Continue Reading »

Weekend Recap

Week 33 Pregnancy Update

Well it's official, I'm losing my brain. It all started Friday morning when I remembered at 7:05AM that I had a 7:30AM appointment with a daycare provider before work. Thankfully I was able to make it . . . Continue Reading »

2 Amy’s Pizza Date

2 Amy's Pizza DC

Last night Neal and I continued to prepare for our baby's arrival by visiting another pediatrician's office and touring the labor and delivery ward of my OBGYN's hospital.  It's actually pretty funny . . . Continue Reading »

Week 32 Pregnancy Update

Week 32 Pregnancy Update

The Bump Gender - It's a girl! Movement - She's a very active little girl these days.  She is almost always on my right side and moves a lot throughout the day.  Thankfully I don't feel her . . . Continue Reading »

My Cup Overflows


The past 3 days have been a true blessing! I knew having my mom and sister in town for a week would be exactly what my heart needed, but I had no idea what these past few days were going to . . . Continue Reading »

Third Trimester Checklist

baby clothes

I am so incredibly excited to be nearing the end of this pregnancy.  I have had an absolutely wonderful pregnancy and though being pregnant has been an amazing experience, I can't wait for our . . . Continue Reading »