Monday, June 11, 2018

summer mornings....

little things.....having coffee on the patio

be grateful........

doing this 30 day scripture writing plan for JUNE......


hello weekend!!

I'm reminded of this very often.......



be a pineapple - stand tall - wear a crown - and be sweet on the inside

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Hello Fresh: Italian Sausage, Jalapeño, & Onion Flatbread

Italian Sausage Flat Bread w/ Pickled Jalapeño and Shallot 
and a Side Salad


6 oz. sweet Italian sausage
1/2 jalapeno
1 shallot
2 flat breads
4 tsp.white vinegar
1/2 tsp. sugar
1/2 cup crushed tomatoes
4 oz. fresh mozzarella 
1 tsp. Italian seasoning 
2 oz. spring mix lettuce
olive oil


Friday, June 8, 2018

{day book - june 2018}


{outside my window}

The weather is gorgeous! 

{on my to-do list}

- work
- hair appt. + pedi
- cook dinner
- plan meals 

{in the kitchen}

I got a Hello Fresh shipment that will make enough meals until Peter comes home! 
On Wednesday, I made Lobster Ravioli & Shrimp [LINK], today, I'm making a chicken dish, 
then I'll make the flat bread recipe on Sunday. :O) YUM!

{favorite quote of the week}
Strand van kunst ik behoefte vitamine zee schoolbord kunst
.....our little trip to the beach is coming just in time!

{from the Pinterest board}

I'm contemplating a diet...hmmmmm.....reading up on the 21 Day Fix but 3 weeks just sounds like the LONGEST TIME EVER!!! I bought the containers, and pinned 100 recipes and ideas, 
so yea, baby steps...

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21 Day Fix Meal Plan

21 Day Fix Snack Ideas


  • 06/08 - pedi + hair appointment
  • 06/09 - hostess
  • 6/11 - hostess
  • 6/12 - visit Lindsey & Kamry <3 + Lois + Denny b-day 
  • 6/13 - crew change --->{{{Ocean City get away!!}}} 
  • 6/15 - Dad's b-day
  • 6/17 - Father's Day + our 35th anniversary <3
  • 6/20 - Nathan's b-day + mom/dad anniversary
  • 6/27 - crew change :O(
  • 6/29 - Peter's birthday!!

Summer means work pretty much every day, with a fun day or get-away added in here and there. I enjoy summer much more than I used to, and look forward to checking off our bucket list, grilling, boat rides, and hanging out with the family! :O) :O)  

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Rowen's 1st Beach Day!

mama + me
<3 not so sure if I love sand this much....
beach life!
naps rule!
after beach bath with Weston.....
what cuties....
and.....another sleeper busted by that big toe...LOL

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Hello Fresh: Lobster Ravioli and Shrimp

When Hello Fresh offers you 40% off --you have to order a box!

Lobster Ravioli & Shrimp w/Tomatoes and Tarragon Cream Sauce


10 oz. grape tomatoes
2 cloves garlic
1/4 oz. fresh tarragon 
9 oz. lobster ravioli
10 oz. shrimp
4 T sour cream 


This recipe was fabulous! It was SUPER easy and sooooo tasty! 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018


photo dump ----> ROWEN
that little finger!!! <3

loves books!!

helping Nana in the kitchen!

he lovvvvvesss Weasley!! 

"lay your sweet head down"

how many steps can an 8 month old take??? 
enough to bust the toe right out of his jammies!!! LOL

summer mornings....

little things.....having coffee on the patio be grateful........ doing this 30 day scripture writing plan for JUNE...... ...