April 2012 Goals

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First off, HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM!!!  I love you with all of my heart and am so lucky to have you in my life.  You are my best friend.  As a birthday present, I will not play an April Fools prank on you.  . . . Continue Reading »

Washington, DC Engagement Photos

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This past Tuesday, Neal and I met up with your photographer for our engagement photo session.  My sister recommended Nessa K Photography and boy am I glad she did!  Our Washington, DC engagement . . . Continue Reading »

March Foodie Penpal


This is my third month as part of the Foodie Penpals program! It is such a fun way to connect with other bloggers and readers. January and February were a lot of fun so I was really looking forward to . . . Continue Reading »

Goodbye Weekend, Hello Reality


I had a wonderful, wonderful weekend!  To me there's nothing better than spending time with friends, taking naps, watching sports, and wedding planning.  Saturday started off with a 9:50AM showing of . . . Continue Reading »

Bridesmaid’s Weekend Wrap-Up


I love Sunday mornings. Always have. Sunday mornings scream, "eat a big breakfast! It's ok!". One of my favorite go-to breakfasts when cooking for a crowd is a breakfast casserole. Ashley's . . . Continue Reading »

Ladies Night Fiesta Party

Friday night, after a few cocktails, Stephanie made us an amazing Mexican feast!  To start, I put together the tomato lime salsa dip that Annica sent me last month.  Let me just tell you, this was . . . Continue Reading »

Texas meets DC


Happy Friday everyone!! My bridesmaids weekend is finally here! I am overjoyed to have Stephanie, Melissa, and Becky in town this weekend for a girls getaway. Wednesday night Stephanie flew in so we . . . Continue Reading »

Springtime Giveaway


Yesterday I said goodbye to my snowmen bed sheets. A few years ago I bought these at Target to brighten up my winters.  They do the trick every year!  There's just something about climbing into . . . Continue Reading »

The Two Day Work Week

I have two huge pet peeves when taking a spin/cycling class.  The first being when an instructor is off of their bike for 60% of the class.  To me, it says that you're tired, that you can't do the . . . Continue Reading »

Alexia Sweet Potato Tater Tots


As part of the Foodbuzz Tastemaker Program, I was able to try out a new (to me) Alexia Foods product!  You see, I'm a sweet potato fries kind of girl and Neal is a french fry/tater tot kind of guy... . . . Continue Reading »