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Romantic Places to eat in Houston

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Romantic Places in Houston As Valentine’s Day approaches quickly, I know many people are on the hunt for romantic places in Houston. (Well, that is, if you live here!) Houston has a vast array of romantic places and we’ve had fun discovering them over the last 7 years. These are in no particular order- we […]

At First I Didn’t Like Them, Then….

A $5 manicure that lasts up to two weeks!

Several months back, my dear friend Fabia (you may remember her from here) began selling Jamberry Nail wraps. Being the good friend that I am, I tried them, and thought they were okay. I tried them again and just did not love them (due to user error as I later discovered ) BUT! This fall, I […]

Keep the Home Fires Burning


 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #YoursandMine #CollectiveBias In late December, Ben and I celebrated our 13th anniversary (I know, I’m too young to have been married 13 years ). My wonderful parents kept all 4 kids and we were able to get away for a […]

Whole30 Meal Plan Week 2

Whole 30 Week 2 Sample Meal Plan

Hey there and Happy Monday! I hope you had a good weekend. My husband and older daughter were gone on a hunting trip but I was able to get outside on Saturday with my other 3 and enjoy the LOVELY weather Houston was experiencing! We’ve had tons of very cold (to us) weather with loads […]

Whole 30 Creamy Curried Cauliflower Soup + Life of the Party

Whole 30 Paleo Creamy Curried Cauliflower Soup

Wow, that’s mouthful of a title, I must say! But I made a soup last night I couldn’t wait to share- and that’s the best title I could come up with! It’s creamy, a tad spicy, and very healthy for you. I’m trucking along on my 2nd Whole 30. (I did have one MAJOR cheat […]

Creamy Jalapeño and Bacon Soup

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from the archives. Originally posted Feb 29, 2012 Note: this soup is not Whole 30 compliant but works great for low-carb/ sugar-restricted diets Last night I made Creamy Jalapeño Soup. I am on a low-sugar eating plan right now, and not eating much flour either. This is one of our favorite meals when I am […]