Monthly Archives: August 2012

Writing Tips

In college I was an English minor.  Now I have this blog.  And I do a lot of writing for work.  So what I’m saying is: I’ve done a lot of writing in my day.  And while I’m by no … Continue reading

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One Lovely Blog Award

I’m so honored that one of my favorite bloggers, Alyssa from The Glossy Life, has nominated be for the One Lovely Blog Award.  If you haven’t checked out her blog yet, drop everything and do it immediately.  It’s got a … Continue reading

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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Bananas are a staple at my house. I buy them a couple times a week and they’re usually gobbled up within days.  But every once in a while one gets over ripe and nobody wants it so I’ll throw it … Continue reading

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Petco Park [a behind the scenes look]

Some of my Atlanta friends are visiting and they’re huge baseball/Braves fans.  After a nice walk by the harbor we went over for a behind-the-scenes tour of Petco Park, the Padre’s stadium.  It’s a really nice park- only a few … Continue reading

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Cookie Dough Pops

I’m finally back in California and fully unpacked, which means I’m back in the kitchen making a big mess.  Dinner’s in the crock pot, and these bad boys are in the freezer. These are Jordan’s cookie dough truffles using my … Continue reading

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A Family Feast

I come from a food family.  That means every holiday, celebration, or vacation centers around a menu (or restaurant) that’s extensively planned and meticulously executed.  The kitchen gets hot and crowded, and everyone complains, but that’s part of the fun. … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Sandwiches and a Big Announcement!

I’m incredibly excited to announce the birth of my nephew, Charlie.  He was born around 5:30 yesterday evening and he’s absolutely amazing.  I can’t wait to meet the little guy later this week.  A huge congratulations to my brother and … Continue reading

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