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Vino & Vows

Spring Inspired Strawberry Rhubarb Smoothie

April 09, 2014
Food & Wellness
Vino & Vows

Some Updated Home Pics

August 17, 2017

Everyday Basic Pancake Recipe

September 22, 2018
Food & Wellness
It seems that we’re always fiddling with pancake recipes over the weekend, sometimes getting it right, other times failing miserably and landing up with soggy flying discs. And over the years we’ve tried no less than a read more

Pantry Organization Tips & Tricks

September 11, 2018
Several years ago I read Marie Kondo’s book and didn’t put a single thing into practice. It didn’t help that I had just given birth to our 3rd child and after discovering that her method, if executed as extensive read more

Boys Bathroom Remodel

September 05, 2018
The boys bathroom is complete and we are thrilled with the way it all came together. During our remodel a couple of years ago, it was the only room that we didn’t touch; it didn’t even get a fresh coat of paint. We fig read more

Classic Bento Box School Lunch Tips & Ideas

August 28, 2018
Food & Wellness
Another school year is here, and therefore another year of trudging our way through making school lunches every day. Believe me, by the end of each school year I am limping my way through the finish line and totally phoning it in read more

Classic Makeup Look How-To

August 12, 2018
Most days I skip a full makeup routine and settle for just a few items; concealer, a bit of blush and mascara, I quickly fill in my brows with a bit of pencil and add a swipe of lip gloss or lipstick. If I want to feel really pull read more

An Update On My Hashimoto’s

August 07, 2018
Food & Wellness
This is a post I’ve been wanting to write for awhile, and since I’ve recently received several requests for an update on my thyroid and Hashimoto’s, I took it as a sign that there was no better time than the pres read more

Grilled Salmon & Shrimp Skewers With Jalapeno & Bacon

August 01, 2018
Food & Wellness
Our favorite local seafood restaurant has been our go-to since I began dating Art over 20 years ago. Originally his family chose it as the destination for every birthday and special occasion that arose, and I dreaded going there b read more

A Few Things I’m Loving Lately

July 31, 2018
We rolled into our driveway yesterday around 6:30 am, after 6 days spent in Hawaii. We all went back to sleep after getting a couple of hours on the red eye, and made progress on unpacking, laundry, getting groceries. etc. Hayden read more