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What’s for Dinner?

What’s for Dinner?

Each Wednesday I post what our family ate for the past week. The meal planning happens on Mondays, then I order groceries on Monday night or Tuesday morning. If you’re curious, here’s what we ate last week.   Meals in Review W – King Ranch…

Weekend Recap 45 Veterans Day

Weekend Recap 45 Veterans Day

Overview – Long Weekend  This weekend was extra long because the kids had school conferences on Thursday. Our “weekend” was half of Thursday, all of Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday because of Veterans Day. After last weekend of feeling kind of blah about the slow…

What’s for Dinner?

What’s for Dinner?

Each Wednesday I post what our family ate for the past week. The meal planning happens on Mondays, then I order groceries on Monday night or Tuesday morning. If you’re curious, here’s what we ate last week what we ate last week.   Meals in…

Weekend Recap 44 Time Change

Weekend Recap 44 Time Change

Weekend Recap #44 Friday – Survivor and Beyblades  This weekend we were at home and didn’t have too much planned. Friday night we watched Survivor and so far each of us (B, me, #1, and #2) have now lost at least one person from our…

Kid’s Date Night

Kid’s Date Night

Monthly Tradition   Having four kids presents a challenge when it comes to one-on-one time with each kid. Often times #1 and #2 are in the same activities and are able to go to the same events and even end up at each other’s sports practices.…

What’s for Dinner?

What’s for Dinner?

Each Wednesday I post what our family ate for the past week. The meal planning happens on Mondays, then I order groceries on Monday night or Tuesday morning. If you’re curious, here’s  what we ate last week.     Meals in Review W – Sheet…

Why I Document

Why I Document

One Line a Day   Taking out a notebook and capturing your thoughts of the day or writing down your ideas in a journal has always appealed to me. There are so many journals I’ve started and they last for a few days or maybe even…

What’s for Dinner?

What’s for Dinner?

“Mom, what’s for dinner tonight?” Every night we eat dinner at this house, probably not so different from your family. As a mom of 4 and a dietitian, my friends often ask “What did you guys have for dinner last night” and “Did your kids…

Juvenile Fiction

Juvenile Fiction

Following author, Gretchen Rubin, over the years. I remember her mentioning she has multiple book clubs and one of them is focused on juvenile fiction. Until I heard that, I had never realized that’s my genre of preference. Adult fiction topics feel too serious to…

Bucket List

Bucket List

Today my 90-year-old grandpa heads to the hospital for a heart procedure. He truly is an amazing man who raised seven kids, farmed in Nebraska, and has numerous grandkids and great-grandkids. My grandma and him have traveled the globe primarily after he retired. He’s easy…