Scenes from the Weekend: First OFFICIAL Weekend of Fall

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Yesterday was the first OFFICIAL day of fall, and it actually felt like fall too!  The temperatures dropped, the sun was shining, and even though I am a warm weather girl the crisp temperatures got me … [Continue reading]

Long Love Fruit: Berry Quinoa Oat Breakfast Bake

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Let's take a look at a nice and healthy breakfast recipe! First things first, this post is being sponsored by Yoplait, but my love for incorporating yogurt and fruit into tasty breakfast/snack time … [Continue reading]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Snack Bites

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Quick, easy, tasty snacks are ALWAYS something that I am trying to create. When it comes to snacking, I look for something with quality ingredients that isn't too hearty (after all, it is a … [Continue reading]

Cookbook Challenge: Nutella Oreo Chocolate Cookies and Healthy Bites!

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This weekend, I created another recipe from Averie's Peanut Butter Comfort cookbook as part of my Cookbook Challenge. ALL of her recipes look absolutely fabulous (you can see some pics and … [Continue reading]

Was It 6 Miles or 8 Miles…


Head on over to the BIG City Little Indiana blog today to check out my review on House Foods tofu with a yummy … [Continue reading]

Simple Shrimp and Spinach

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A lot of your ask me about quick, simple, and healthy dinners.  So when I come up with a good one I can't wait to share it with all of you! I find that seafood (shrimp especially) is a great go-to … [Continue reading]

It May Be Early…

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This morning, it was a chilly 55 degrees outside as Brian and I made our way to the gym.  I wore a sweatshirt jacket, and ALMOST considered wearing pants over my shorts...but held off!  It seems as if … [Continue reading]

Wedding Recap: Reception


This final wedding recap will cover our wedding reception.  If you missed any of the other recap posts, be sure to check them out! Ceremony Rehearsal Firecracker 6 Pre-wedding Race and … [Continue reading]

Irish Fest Weekend

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This weekend has been relaxing, fun, and pretty much stress free.  Brian and I haven't done anything really out of the ordinary, but the weekend just feels good! Friday night, we spent the night … [Continue reading]

Time for Another Pin It Party

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It's that time again!  Not following me on Pinterest? You can follow me here! Lindsay over at the Lean Green Bean is hosting the third official Pin It Party on her blog today.  Because I am a … [Continue reading]