It’s no secret I love food! I love eating food, cooking food and even growing food. My grandparents always had an amazing garden. Growing my own garden makes me feel connected to them and the memories I have of spending summers helping in their garden and shelling peas as a little girl. Gardening also helps me feel connected to nature. It’s amazing to me that one little seed can become a fruit or vegetable that I can turn into a meal to feed my family. Not to mention that for some reason homegrown food tastes so much better. If you’ve thought about growing a garden but aren’t sure where to start I’ve got some easy garden ideas to get you going.
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This week we don’t have to eat dinner in the car between practices (see last week’s menu for those ideas) but we do still have soccer practice and a baseball game this week so I’m back to using my Instant Pot and Slow Cooker. Continue reading “Weekly Menu 3/26/17”
After a nice break last week it’s time to get back into the swing of things, literally. We’ve got 3 baseball games this week and soccer practice which means I’ll be packing our dinner to eat between practice and the game. Continue reading “Weekly Menu 3/19/17”
My sister is expecting a baby boy this Spring! I couldn’t be more excited for her. If you follow my blog you’re probably starting to feel like you know her yourself. She’s been featured in my Stitch Fix Reviews (most recently a Maternity Fix) and you got to see all the details of her Bridal Shower and Bachelorette Party. She’s pretty special to me and I couldn’t wait to throw a baby shower in her honor. I’m sharing the boy baby shower ideas we used including decor, food and games.
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I was so excited last week about cooking with Blue Apron I couldn’t wait to get my shipment. I kept checking the front porch all day Friday anxiously awaiting my box. Once night fell I grew a bit concerned. Why haven’t I gotten my Blue Apron package yet? It said it would be here by 8:00 pm at the latest. So I finally went back and double checked the ship date. Much to my disappointment I had the dates wrong.
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