Cinco de Mayo!

Yes, I know it’s a day early, but here I am talking about cinco de mayo. I thought to myself, “Hmm, I want to cook something Mexican, I wonder what I should eat.” And thought perhaps you all felt the same way. So here are some highlights of my favorite Mexican recipes on LNE. [Please […]

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Easter, 2015!

OH HAI. Finally, flowers are popping up all over town, and BOY are my allergies out of control! I haven’t been sucker-punched by pollen like this in quite a few years. Sinus rinse, benadryl, Zyrtec, sudafed, and FlonaseĀ are no match for the onslaught of bloom that happened over the weekend. I can’t breathe through my […]

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Home for Easter!!

Hi, Easter weekend! I’ve been waiting for you for a while. I am so hashtag blessed to have Easter off this year, and here I am traveling up to PA for the weekend to celebrate it in chilly Pennsy with the fam.   Ren loves a road trip. What’s been going on lately? Well in […]

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Birthdays, Easter

Rounding out the two holidays I had yet to share with Someone in the calendar year since we met (hint: the big one-year anniversary is rapidly approaching!) were his birthday and Easter. Up to Annapolis we went to spend time with Someone’s family and bask in the sunshine and spring-ness of the weekend. We walked […]

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2014

Here we are, a new year. As usual, everything is different, but nothing’s changed! Except that this year, everything has changed, and I am just thrilled with the way 2013 shaped up. I am so blessed! In 2013 I finished nursing school, got a job, and met Someone. Big Year! Maybe 2014 could actually be […]

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DIY Photo Advent Calendar

I wanted to make a photo advent calendar out of Instagram pictures, but had really no clue how to execute this idea because I am not much with the “crafts.” But, it turned out pretty adorable if I do say so myself, and my Mom loved the gift! Here is how this photo advent calendar […]

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A little thanks.

Have I ever been this blessed? I’m not sure. When I sat down at our holiday table—surrounded by the family I love, the fire in the fireplace, my favorite meal in front of me—I felt such a gratefulness from the bottom of my soul that I stole the reins from Dad to give the annual […]

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