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Best FREE YouTube Workouts!

Y’all, the struggle to get into a regular workout routine continues to be REAL.  I know having the accountability of a workout buddy or a trainer would be super helpful, but I just haven’t been able to find anyone on my schedule, nor have…

April 22, 2016

Must Read Cookbooks (and Regular Books too!)

Cookbooks are so pretty aren’t they?  They make the perfect gift for the foodie in your life, they make great coffee table books, oh, and they have delicious things inside of them.  Here are some of my very favorite real food cook books.  These…

April 1, 2016

Finding Our Not-So-Normal

Luke and I have spent the past ohhhhh… six months or so waiting to get “back to normal.” As in… Once the bar exam is over, things will be normal. Once we get the bar exam results, things will be normal. Once we get…

March 8, 2016

Summer 2015 Bucket List

Today is officially the first day of summer for this tired teacher!  It is both a blessing and a curse that teaching is one of those professions where the days, weeks, and months move SO FAST.  I rarely have a day that seems to…

June 5, 2015

Life Lately

Well. It has certainly been a loooooong minute since I’ve shared much here.  Between Luke’s graduation, the end of the school year, and a total lack of inspiration (and cooking!) on my part, blogging just fell by the wayside. Now, it’s back to the…

June 3, 2015

Law School Graduation

Luke graduated from law school.  It’s been a long time coming, y’all. And I could not be more proud of him!  Graduation weekend was FULL of celebrations.  It all happened so fast!  There’s a tradition at South Texas to ring a huge bell in…

June 3, 2015

The Last Final

I almost can’t believe I’m saying this, but today at 6:00 pm, Luke will take his last law school final. In some ways, I feel like the time has flown by, but in others, it seems like the man has been going to school…

May 15, 2015

Friday Favorites: Almost Summer Edition

This week’s edition of Friday Favorites is brought to you by Almost Summer aka one of my favorite times of year.  The students and teachers might be antsy, but the weather is warm and the finish line is right around the corner! I’ll be…

May 1, 2015

It’s The Little Things // Coffee and Me Time

Sometimes when I see Wayfair commercials on TV, I think WOW those people must have had a lot of coffee.  Dancing with pillows?  Jumping on chairs?  I wish my life was that exciting.   I also wish some of their awesome home products would magically appear…

April 22, 2015

This weekend I…

In no particular order, I… 1. Exercised.  Twice.  That’s my all time weekend record. 2. Cleaned and organized my bathroom.  Why does old mascara multiply?  Why can’t NEW mascara multiply?  These are the questions I ponder. 3. Ate at not one but two of…

April 20, 2015