Monthly Archives: September 2011

Meet Norah

Thus far I have formally introduced you to Husband, Rachel, Jake, and Lillian. Today I’d like you to meet our third child, Norah. For those of you who already are acquainted with her, you are probably grinning in anticipation of … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonders {Poppyseed Chicken}

The first time I made Poppyseed Chicken I was working off of a photocopied recipe from one of my mother’s cookbooks.  She had these notes written in the margins, dated August 20, 1988, “Easy to make, pretty for a party, … Continue reading

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Weeknight Wonder {Spaghetti Pie}

Spaghetti Pie is a relatively new discovery for me.  I didn’t eat it growing up, and had never even heard of it until after I was married.  I stumbled upon a recipe for Spaghetti Pie ten years ago in a … Continue reading

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Summer Recap

Summer 2011 came to end for me mentally way before the actual end arrived.  And yet, there are still some summer moments I need to capture before I tuck this season away.  In between the major life events of our … Continue reading

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Two Big Announcements

We had a very big weekend around our house, and I have so much exciting news to share!!  If I were standing in front of you I would be jumping up and down and clapping my hands together as I … Continue reading

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Eleven Years

The husband and I celebrated eleven years of marriage three weeks ago.  We kept it local this year and traveled a whole two miles from our house to downtown Fort Worth, checked into a hotel, and emerged only for meals. … Continue reading

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The Not Nice

Hi.  Remember me?  I know, I know.  It’s been a while. I don’t expect {or desire} that your world revolves around me or these words I write, but you might have noticed a bit of a lull around these parts … Continue reading

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Guess Who I Just Met

He’s here, he’s here, he’s here! Arthur Scott Holland {Ash} arrived early this morning.  He is healthy, perfect, and adorable.  New Mommy Nina is doing so well, and Proud Papa JR is full of delight. Welcome, baby Ash…we love you! … Continue reading

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