The Weekend Edit: May 9, 2020

The Weekend Edit: May 9, 2020

Hi, friends! Here are some links from around the web that I enjoyed this week 🙂     Recipe of the week: Mediterranean Baked Veggies: This is my go-to meal. We add in roasted chickpeas and turkey meatballs to give it some protein.   Non-Covid…

Thursday 3: May 7, 2020

Thursday 3: May 7, 2020

Hi, friends! I hope all is well in your world. I had a really hard time coming up with three things I’m loving in my life this week. I “went back to work” on Monday and have been trying to figure out how to do…

Quarantine Baking: Ten Recipes to Try Now

Quarantine Baking: Ten Recipes to Try Now

Like the rest of America (and the world?), I’ve been stuck at home waaay more than I had anticipated this spring, and I am baking, baking, baking. I love to bake, but I don’t do it as much as I’d like because I never seem…

The Weekend Edit: May 1, 2020

The Weekend Edit: May 1, 2020

Hi, friends! Here are some links from around the web that I enjoyed this week 🙂     Recipe of the week: Giant Double Chocolate Cookies: Makes a dozen HUGE cookies. I sent some to my aunt in the mail (hi, Aunt Lee Anne!) and…

Thursday 3: April 30, 2020

Thursday 3: April 30, 2020

Hi, friends! It’s another Thursday. It’s been a pretty good week for us so far. We had a Zoom call with some former colleagues in Hawaii. After canceling our April trip to the Big Island and Maui, being able to see our friends was just…

The Hiking Trick You Need Now To Get Through the Pandemic

The Hiking Trick You Need Now To Get Through the Pandemic

As of this posting, our family will have been self-isolating for 8.5 weeks. That’s 61 days of 24/7 contact with the whole family. I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve been within 6 feet of a non-household family member since February…

The Weekend Edit: April 24, 2020

The Weekend Edit: April 24, 2020

Hi, friends! Here are some links from around the web that I enjoyed this week 🙂     Recipe of the week: “Quicky ground turkey or beef casserole”. This is the ultimate in comfort food and it’s super simple to make. We’ve made it with…

Toddler Travel Essentials

Toddler Travel Essentials

Are you planning a vacation with a toddler and wondering what to bring? We traveled to China for 10 days when our oldest daughter was 2.5 years old and learned A LOT about what works for traveling with a toddler and what doesn’t.  In China,…

The Weekend Edit: April 17, 2020

The Weekend Edit: April 17, 2020

Hi, friends! I’ve decided to start a new series called “The Weekend Edit”. Here I’ll be sharing links I enjoyed over the past week so that you can enjoy them, too!     A few links from around the web: “The Three Equations for a…

Thursday 3: April 16, 2020

Thursday 3: April 16, 2020

Hi, friends! It’s Thursday, in case you didn’t know what day it is. In my parallel life, our family would be cruising around the Kona side of the Big Island today. Instead we’re at home, having another shampoo day (wash, rinse, repeat). I saw that…