Remembering My Dad

Writing my dad’s obituary was one of the most daunting experiences of my life so far. How do you possibly sum up an incredible life in just 5 short paragraphs? Beyond that, once I had everything I think needed to be in there, we broke down in tears and laughter analyzing and over thinking for […]

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Why I put myself out there…

I started this blog because of a very personal set of why’s that I realized I needed to fulfill and work on. I’ve written a lot of posts, many that I read and re-read before hitting the big blue publish button. Why? I’ll tell you.

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A salad a week… an experiment

Happy Friday! I’m so glad the weekend is finally here – it’s been a heck of a week. Not a bad one, just very busy and full. I am so looking forward to a slow weekend and hopefully catching back up on some sleep. We’re still working through the “joys” of big boy bed transitioning […]

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Drinking in the slow days

Weekends like the past two get me feeling introspective and honestly, a little emotional. They always recharge my batteries and make my heart full. They remind me to take a step back and remember there are bigger and more important things. They help me approach bedtime with our little monster with more grace and patience. I’m not sure what the next months will have in store for us, but I know one thing – there will be more weekends like these.

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So we took down the crib…

Ready for a life update? Over the weekend, Casey and I went down to Chicago for a mini belated birthday getaway. He had surprised me with reservations for a delicious dinner, drinks and TICKETS TO SEE HAMILTON!!! (Yes, all caps was necessary.) Some of you may know, or maybe not… but I am a lover […]

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Sarah’s January Favorites

Hi friends! Just like that and January is over! Here are some of my reviews for this month. What are you currently loving?!

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Another Trip Around the Sun

Happy Tuesday everyone! We went to sleep with thunder and lightening and woke up with snow – what a weird this winter has been so far. Not to mention the “skating rink” in our backyard from all the rain yesterday. Imagine if ALL of it would have been snow (yikes). Tomorrow’s my 33rd birthday. I […]

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Who knew Frisco, TX could make me so happy

So I’ve spent all week thinking “man this week is dragggggging” but here we are and tomorrow is Friday. Holy smokes. I’ve been quite busy at work – days zipping by but still feeling that the week is passing slowly. It’s weird. We’ve got a really great weekend ahead – with no concrete plans except […]

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