Despite the fact that it still feels like summer down here, I'm ready for all the fall flavors, especially pumpkin! I finally opened my first can of pumpkin of the season and whipped up these pumpkin pancakes! They're fluffy and full of pumpkin spice and the perfect way to start a fall morning! Ingredients: 1 … Continue reading Pumpkin Pancakes
Most of the time, I love living in Alabama, but in the early days of fall, when people from other parts of the country are pulling on sweaters and picking apples and drinking cider and it's still 90 degrees here, I get a little bit jealous. Fall is my absolute favorite season. I love the … Continue reading Hello, October!
A few weekends ago, Jeff and I headed south for a few days at the historic Grand Hotel in Fairhope, Alabama. Jeff had been before, but it was a new experience for me. The Grand Hotel is a unique and special place. It's been around since 1847, and it has a nostalgic, family-oriented feeling to … Continue reading Experiencing Fairhope
Other than our recent weekend trip to Fairhope (you can find a recap of our weekend here), my life has not really felt very blog-worthy lately. Jeff and I are both working long hours and then coming home to mounds of laundry and long to-do lists and a toddler who never stops moving. We are … Continue reading A Real Rest
Here's a look at what's happening in our world this month: In the Kitchen Easy and fun foods for entertaining during football season Healthy lunches for school and work On My Bookshelf The Girl from Blind River by Gale Massey Watching and Listening Alabama Football - Roll Tide! Jack Ryan season 1 on Amazon Prime … Continue reading Currently – September 2018
Hello, friends! It has been quite a while since I've posted anything, but this month I am hoping to get back into a regular routine of posting at least a few times a week. Here's what we've been up to lately (detailed posts to come soon): In July, we moved into Jeff's grandparents' house and … Continue reading Hello, September!
Jack has been busy marking new states off his bucket list this summer! Last week, we went to Tennessee and Georgia, and a few weeks before that, we traveled to Arkansas for a family reunion where Jack got to meet all of his Arkansas and Missouri cousins. Jack is becoming a pretty good little car … Continue reading Arkansas Family Vacation