Cookbook Challenge: Thyme Roasted Beets and a Recipe!

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It is Wednesday and I have already completed this week's cookbook challenge recipe!  Woop! This week, I had some fresh produce that was nearing the end of it's life and needed to be eaten … [Continue reading]

Wedding Recap: Firecracker 6 Pre-Wedding Run and Lunch

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Brian and I have a tradition of running the Firecracker 6 Mile Race every 4th of July. We knew that this 4th of July, even though it was the day before our wedding, would be no different. … [Continue reading]

Layered Hummus Dip

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I decided to take a little break from the wedding blog posts to share a yummy recipe with you that is perfect for a cookout, pot luck, or even just to snack on by yourself! Saturday, Brian and I … [Continue reading]

Wedding Recap: The Ceremony Rehearsal

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Nearly two months have passed since the big day when Brian and I got married, and I have yet to do a wedding recap post!  Sorry to leave you all hanging, but I guess I did things a bit out of order by … [Continue reading]

Weekend in Pictures

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Happy Monday morning! I can't believe that this is the start to the last week in August.  This summer has really flown by, but it has truly been a memorable one!  This past weekend was very chill, … [Continue reading]

Sweet Ricotta Snack

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Happy Friday! This week has been insanely busy (in a good way!) but it literally feels like Monday was about 5 seconds ago...seriously where did the week go!? Anywho... Last night, I got home … [Continue reading]

Decadant Chocolate Cherry Oats

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Breakfast this morning was a nice, filling, warm bowl of oats.  I can't remember exactly when I had hot oats last but it has been a while for sure! These weren't just any oats, these were … [Continue reading]

New Fitness Goals: My Fifth Half Marathon

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Happy hump day folks! These past couple of weeks have felt like a whirlwind. I feel as though once I come into work, I blink and then the day is done and I kind of wonder if I was able to … [Continue reading]

Cookbook Challenge: Chipotle Black Bean Burgers

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I have successfully completed my second recipe from my personal Cookbook Challenge! This week, I used my Better Homes and Gardens New Cookbook Bridal Edition to find my meal … [Continue reading]

May and August Date Night

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With the wedding events truly consuming the front half of summer (in a good way!) Brian and I had to put one of our date nights on the back burner for a later date. Luckily, the August date night … [Continue reading]