Weekend Recap – 9.18.2017

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When you have a hell of a weekend, a recap is in order. All summed up, our weekend went like this: our favorite restaurant, high school football, hard work, evening mass, slow dancing, brunch, naptime, chores, baking, sleep. Weekend Recap – 9.18.2017 Friday It’s 4:30 and I’m walking out of the office. Already I’m getting texts asking where I am at. Apparently, he’s hungry and ready to go get supper. Yeah we’re that couple eating dinner with all of the old folks at our favorite restaurant, Julianna’s. As soon as…

Not My Mother’s Chicken Salad

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From leftovers to chicken salad. Today, I’m sharing one of my favorite ways to turn leftovers into a practical meal that doesn’t feel like leftovers. Holidays are great for fun, family and food. But sometimes you find yourself left when a heaping amount of leftovers. Labor day, yes it has almost been two weeks since, and yes, I have been MIA on the blog since, but we’ll discuss that later… Anyhow, on the Sunday of Labor day weekend, we had a cookout. Beef and chicken fajitas, rice, beans, guacamole, homemade…

August Favorites

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Whew August was wonderful, and this post is about to be full of my August favorites! Being my birthday month, August is always one to look forward to, even though it marks the endish of summer. Not only did I have many favorite things, but I also had a blast making memories. Whether it was spending the weekends at the lake with family and friends, working and hauling cows from sunup to sundown, or hanging out with the family and “old peeps”, August brought me so much to be thankful…

Hot Reads – Part 3 / What I am Reading

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Eighteen weeks ago I shared what I had read, was reading, and what I was wanting to read. Since then, many books have come and gone. Going to update you on my Goodreads Reading Challenge. If you are a lover of books, or just want to motivate yourself back into the reading habit, check out Goodreads.com and their Reading Challenges. It’s easy to set up and you pick your challenge. In 2015, I set my goal at 30 books; 2016 at 35 books; and 2017’s goal is 40 books. This…

Weekend Recap – 8.28.2017

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It’s time for a little weekend recap action on the blog today. Hurricane Harvey has made its impact across Texas. However, it didn’t impact me quite as much as we thought/hoped for. Nonetheless, I’m sending up my prayers for all affected. As terrible as it has been to see the damage and pain caused, it has also been a beautiful thing to watch people helping others no matter who they are. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to see all of these good deeds and efforts publicized for weeks, months and years…

About Me 2.0 / 27 for Twenty-seven

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It has been way too long since I worked on my About Me page. Today I was reminded of a post I did two years ago called 25 for Twenty-five. It was such a fun way to share more about myself without just babbling on. Therefore, I found it fitting to update my About Me during my birthday week. So here goes a little Q&A session: 27 for Twenty-seven: About Me What is my favorite movie, song and book? Movie: Sabrina (1954) Song: Silver Wings by Merle Haggard Book: The…

Birthday Fun / Turning Twenty-seven

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With the birthday fun had yesterday, I felt the urge to share some of my happiness. After all, I’m trying to milk myย birthday weekย for all it’s got. Spent last weekend at the lake, had supper cooked for me on Monday evening, birthday celebrations at work and home yesterday. What more happiness will this week bring me?!? Goodness, the lake was absolutely beautiful this past weekend. With school almost back in session and football/volleyball started, their absence was noticeable. In just a couple of days, we’ll be back out there making…

Twenty-six in Review

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Time to take a look at twenty-six in review. There are only a handful of hours left of me being 26. Whoa, where has the time gone? This past year has been one of the best yet. From stepping out of my comfort zone to getting back into the blogging groove, it has been one productive year. In this post, I am going to share some of my favorites from this past year. 26 in Review Favorite Posts Lake Bound: Fun at Medina Lake Not For Sale Top 5 Friday:…

Happy Friday!

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Happy Friday folks! I don’t know about y’all but this week totally fried my brain. I wish I was better about drafting a ton of posts to have on hand but hey that wouldn’t be me! But not to worry, luckily I have thousands of cow pictures on my computer to share with y’all. So enjoy, and also be on the lookout next week. It’s my birthday week and I’ll be post happy! Happy Friday – moo moo moo Out of each calf crop there are sure to be a…

Review: Influenster Posh VoxBox

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Almost two months ago, a Posh VoxBox greeted me at my doorstep full of goods to test out and review. I get these on occasion through Influenster and have found some great products in the process. If you haven’t heard of Influenster you should take a few minutes to check it out. On almost a daily basis, I find myself giving my opinion of products and places, whether it be person-to-person or online somewhere. Being an online shopper, I have learned to rely on feedback from other buyers to help…