Five Things Friday 4.10.2015

five things friday

Moooorrrning! Long time no chat, huh?  I'm so glad that it's Friday.  I've been a study monster all week long, and will continue to keep the studying up all weekend.  Even though my weekend will be filled with highlighters, pencils and books I'm … [Read more...]

Easter Weekend Recap 2014

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Good morning!!! The first thing I want to say this morning is GOOD LUCK to anyone running the Boston Marathon today!!! :) I hope you all had a wonderful weekend.  Mine was full of family and lots of sunshine...two things that make me very … [Read more...]

My Easter Menu


Hello! This has been another busy week for me, with late nights every night.  Each night, I get into bed with the intention of reading and I am literally zonked before I get to through the first page. Tuesday night my evening looked like … [Read more...]

Clean and Simple Strawberry Sauce

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Thank you all so much for the kind words and support on yesterday's post!  I am beyond excited and hope to share some details of what my first week on the job has been like later in the … [Read more...]

A Very Special Easter

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This past weekend's Easter celebration was a bit different than our typical Easter celebration. Brian's family came together with my family to celebrate Easter and to celebrate my baptism, confirmation, first communion, and my official joining … [Read more...]

Happy Easter!

Krema Easter

Happy Easter! This is breakfast: If you celebrate, I hope you enjoy the day with your family and friends.  If you participated in lent, I hope you enjoy your indulgence today!!! … [Read more...]

Bye Bye Peanut Butter

overnight oats in a jar

Two nights ago I made this delicious (and quick!!) dinner of sauteed shrimp, roasted veggies, and quinoa with just enough to make leftovers for last night's meal.  Coming from a girl who would prefer to never have to eat leftovers, this dish was … [Read more...]

Easter Weekend Recap

Good Monday morning, friends!   This weekend was packed full of fun, baking, family, and food.  It was great!  Here is a recap of Saturday evening and Sunday day.   After I was finished baking and preparing all of my Easter day goodies … [Read more...]

Calling All Easter Recipes!

I need some Easter inspiration...but first we will talk about Breakfast. Breakfast this morning was a bowl of overnight oats: 1/2 cup oats 1/4 cup Chobani 0% Plain Greek Yogurt 1 scoop Sunwarrior Vanilla Protein Powder 1 tsp unsweetened cocoa … [Read more...]