Jun 29, 2011

While Matthew and I don’t own a TV, we’re aware of Chopped thanks to my sis in law Beth. A break from those screaming-chef reality shows and the Let’s-hit-up-the-frozen-foods-section soccer mom cooking shows – Chopped is pretty imaginative. The judges reveal 5 random ingredients and the contestants have 40 minutes to create something masterful. (They […]

I can’t believe it’s been over three years without my Dad – but I’m so thankful for the daily reminders of his love, hilarity, and singularly unique personality. Happy Father’s Day Dad!  We miss you terribly.  We’ll head to Big Lots and buy something in your honor. 🙂


Jun 18, 2011

Lots of happenings in June…  I turned 26! It was great. Reassessed my 30 Before Thirty, celebrated with Matthew and Bethany, received the perfect Juicer from Kathy (this bad boy requires a post dedicated entirely to it’s magical properties) and…moved lots of boxes. Which leads me to…  We moved! We rented a Uhaul and transitioned […]

Beth is WAY excited about the new house. A couple weeks ago, Matthew and I were enjoying a Saturday morning of Farmer’s Market, Doma coffee, and garage sales – completely unaware that our immediate futures would be changed dramatically. On the way home I spotted a sweet white house with a FOR RENT sign out […]

 Wow. It’s almost too difficult to describe our fabulous foray to the Big Apple. While at times is was complicated traveling with a group, I am so thankful for the opportunity to be swept away to the city. We got to spend time with our dear friends Laura, Whitney, and Mike – friends from High […]