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UC Santa Barbara: My Second Home

UC Santa Barbara: My Second Home

The four years I attended college at UC Santa Barbara were the best of my life. I can’t tell you on how many different occasions I sat on the patio at the dining commons with friends, or walked the 5 minutes it took to get to the beach, or biked through Isla Vista, looked around, … Continue reading

What My {Teacher} Mom Has Taught Me

What My {Teacher} Mom Has Taught Me

Today, and this past week, mark two very important (Hallmark-created) holidays for which I’d like to take a minute to commemorate. Teacher Appreciation Week and Mother’s Day. I am fortunate to have been blessed with a wonderful mother, who just so happens to also be a teacher. It is because I’ve seen how hardworking and … Continue reading

Five Word Friday: Life Lately

Five Word Friday: Life Lately

I’ve been MIA. Here’s why: You already know my Sundays. My weekdays are fun too! Wednesday morning weights. The usual. COURTSIDE seats: Kings versus OKC Moved up front at work. Food Should Taste Good RULES! West Sacramento Caturday Bike Gang Spring weather + spring clothes = Love. Easter church selfies with Mom Feed fish, check. Next: abs. … Continue reading

A Little of This, A Little of That…

A Little of This, A Little of That…

Happy Friday! Unlike recent weeks, I wasn’t SUPER OMG DESPERATE for this week to be over. It’s been a relatively quiet week at work (busy for sure, but not OMG-wanna-rip-my-hair-out stressful) and I have kept it similarly quiet at home — I’ve been laying low and been in bed by 10:30 every night! I decided on … Continue reading

If We Were Having Coffee…

If We Were Having Coffee…

Hello, my little long-lost blog… it’s been a while! After being blown away by all of your support about my half marathon, then getting my act together and posting my first recipe in months…..I went radio silent. I’m not one to post religiously regardless of whether I actually have anything interesting to say; I like to … Continue reading

39 Questions…Ready, go!

39 Questions…Ready, go!

About a week ago, the lovely and hilarious Ashley over at Miles on Oats posted this survey and I IMMEDIATELY copped it. With work being busy, I knew I would need some easy peasy blog posts and this definitely delivered! Read on to find out 39 random facts about me! 1. Were you named after … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday

Thanksgiving Prep is well underway here in the Hanzlik household! This is our family’s first time hosting the whole shebang in many years- maybe ever. Take a peek: Who hosts Thanksgiving in your family? Have you ever taken on the challenge of roasting the bird?