Weekend Recap: Easy and Relaxed

As we wind down from the weekend, I can’t help but smile and soak in all of the joy around us. The last few days were just about as lazy and relaxed as it gets, but it reminded me of how fortunate we are in this crazy life. Our little man is so happy, and […]

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What We Ate: Citrus Pork Carnitas

Hey guys! Happy weekend! It’s about 90 degrees here in Wisco – so naturally Casey and I decided to make our very favorite slow cooker dinner… I know, slow cookers are for winter and comfort food, right? Well, mostly right – but this recipe is SO good, and is perfect for hot summer days. We […]

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Bouncing Back: Perspective is Everything

I’ve been having a lot of conversations with good friends and coworkers lately about how motherhood has changed me. Don’t get me wrong, before Dane arrived I tried to live by the Golden Rule and be a good person. Since his birth though, I’ve seen all these changes in myself, particularly when it comes to […]

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Comfort is Key: An Easy & Cute Shift Dress

On Sunday, my girlfriends and I headed just south of Chicago and crossed off a huge item on the bucket-list: seeing the Dixie Chicks in concert! Oh my gosh, you guys- those ladies are amazing, and the late night and long drive was totally worth it! They played lots of classics, did a few tributes […]

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3 Month Update!

In the blink of an eye our little sweetheart is 3 months old. SO much has changed in those months. Casey and I have both done a lot of growing up, maturing, learning and loving selflessly. Becoming a parent is such a beautiful experience but also the hardest thing I’ve ever done in my life. […]

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What We Ate: Spicy Shrimp Pasta

Sometimes pasta is necessary. Amiright? This one is SO good, easy to prepare and oh so satisfying. Packed with protein and veggies, you’ll love the spicy lemon sauce, which is perfect for a summer dinner. What You Need 1 lb raw shrimp 8-10 stalks of asparagus, chopped 3 large tomatoes Juice of one lemon 1 […]

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