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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

Weekend in Photos

Weekend in Photos

Hello and happy Monday! Um, how crazy is it that Christmas is just over a week away? Anyone else lightweight freaking out right now? Luckily, I find baking to be stress relieving, because I have a lot of it to do over the next 7 days 😉 Now…on to the weekend recap! On Friday afternoon, … Continue reading

Labor Day Weekend in Photos

Labor Day Weekend in Photos

Raise your hand if you didn’t want to get out of bed this morning! My roomie and I had a hilarious moment this morning…I was drowsily walking out of the bathroom as she was walking in, and she looks at me and goes, “Is it just me, or was it really hard waking up today?” … Continue reading

4th of July Weekend in Photos

4th of July Weekend in Photos

Hello and welcome back to reality. I remember the 4th of July sucking last year because it was in the middle of the week and I didn’t get any extra days off…However, I think it might be even worse to have a 4 day weekend and then be thrown back into the reality of work! … Continue reading

Mental Health Day

Mental Health Day

Let’s say it’s Friday morning at the end of an emotionally and physically draining week and you’re feeling so crummy you’re contemplating just turning around and heading back home. You call your mom, and she just happens to be driving through your neighborhood and offers to pick you up. It’s a sign, right? Sometimes, everything … Continue reading

Summer Recipe Ideas

Summer Recipe Ideas

The season of barbecues and grilling is upon us, friends! We are officially moving into the high 90’s, and there’s no end in sight. Such is life in Sacramento during the summer months! We get an average of 22 days of 100+ degree temps every year, according to the National Weather Service. That first day … Continue reading

Easter Weekend in Photos + My First 5K!

Easter Weekend in Photos + My First 5K!

Quick post! Crazy day at work! Awesome weekend. Friday night was costume planning night. And Saturday was the Veggie Run 5K! Would you believe Nicki and I were the only ones (besides those official Veggie Chase veggies) who dressed up? Let’s just say we (and especially Nicki) were super popular. We even made it on … Continue reading