We actually celebrated Thanksgiving twice this year – once with each family! My in-laws hosted the weekend before Thanksgiving, which was a good test run on how L would eat. I whipped up a batch of sweet potatoes with cinnamon and almond milk for him and sautéed some green beans with garlic and mushrooms and… Continue reading Baby’s First Thanksgiving
This weekend might have been one of my favorites, ever. Actually, I’m loving all of October. All of Fall, thus far. Last weekend, we visited the North Carolina Zoo with our little bear. This weekend, we visited the pumpkin “patch”, stumbled across a Harvest Festival and then went to the State Fair. The pumpkin patch… Continue reading Basic Fall Weekend
Late this summer, we decided to alter our diet to be pescatarian. This was a bit tough because my love for buffalo wings is strong and Landon loves to eat all the duck/rabbit/lamb/<insert other precious baby animals here>. Also, I grew up on a beef farm so red meat has always been a big part… Continue reading Our adventures as pescatarians
Our sweet boy has already been with us for half a year! It’s flown by, even though we’ve had many slow and lazy days just cuddling on the couch! Milestones for 6 months: Sitting up on his own Says “mama” “dada” “hello” and we’re pretty sure he’s also said “hot dog” and “butthole” 😂 Started… Continue reading 6 months!
We’ve been consciously working on making delicious meals at home – and saving portions of them for when baby arrives and we don’t have time/feel like cooking a meal. Some of our first frozen dinners were chili (any recipe works here – we saved 4 individual portions) and chicken tortilla soup (we saved 4 portions in a… Continue reading Food for now and beyond
We’ve still been trying to eat at one new place each week to figure out where our new go-to spots will be before baby boy arrives – I’m not going to lie though, it’s tough when LW is on the road all week and our weekends are so busy. Often times we end up at… Continue reading Chowing Down in Chapel Hill