Brooke’s Tribal Nursery

Rule #73: Stay wild, my child. I knew long before Brooke was even a blip on the radar that if we had a girl, I’d want to decorate the nursery in a tribal theme. I…

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Brooke’s Baptism

Rule #90: Sometimes in order to make lemonade, you’ve gotta make your own sugar first.

Our sweet Brookie was baptized this past Sunday surrounded by wonderful friends and family. Now, January 20th holds a special place in our hearts for two very, very different reasons. One is this pretty girl’s baptism, and the other is the anniversary of my sweet Daddy’s death.

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When Your Human Fannie Pack Betrays You + Roasted Shaved Brussels Sprouts

When Your Human Fannie Pack Betrays You + Roasted Shaved Brussels Sprouts

Rule #99: Sometimes you’ve just gotta channel Miss Jan and get ‘er done.

I don’t know that I can claim that I’m a “Bathroom Selfie” type of gal. I’m more of the “Look Ma! I showered for the first time in 2 weeks, AND I’m wearing pants that zip” kinda selfie gal. I decided to document this moment, well, really the moment about 30 seconds before, because it was a monumental one for me. And for Brooke.

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Life Lately + Great Finds

Life Lately + Great Finds

Rule #113: Sometimes we all need a little break to drink wine out of a Pringles can and drive around the Walmart parking lot in a motorized cart.

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Twice Baked Cauliflower

Rule #74: Bake it twice, and it’ll be nice.

Continuing with the low carb theme around these here parts, I decided to try some Twice Baked Cauliflower to change it up a bit. I’m not lying when I say that I genuinely don’t miss the potato in this one. I loooooove me some taters, too. Don’t get me wrong. The Spud and I go way back. But, it sure is nice to have a low carb option that doesn’t leave me missing my ole buddy. It’s cheesy, creamy, bacon-y, and can be ready in a snap (or even made ahead)!

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