One time I auditioned for America’s Next Top Model. Well, I tried to anyway. My college roommate and I went to the open casting call in Charlotte… she actually could have been cast. I went for the “experience.” It also happened to be the day that Bernie Mac died, and when the news rippled through… Continue reading On Our Plates
“What do you want for lunch today, Nora B?” “Shrimp. Raw meat.” Unfortunately (fortunately), this meal plan doesn’t deliver either of those, but a trip to Costco and a round up a couple of other key ingredients may make something even better. Oh, also, I have not gotten into the Chopt hype around time. I’d… Continue reading Grocery Budget Breakdown: Costco + HT
On Saturday night, Nora Beth woke up around 10:30, nearly inconsolable. David went in to scoop her up and rock her, then called me in to feel her. She was burning up and running a fever of 102.3. After a dose of medicine and some more rocking, she finally went down for the rest of… Continue reading Grocery Budget Breakdown: HT Express Lane under $90
It’s been an exciting week so far! Well, technically, it’s been an exciting 3 weeks, since that’s how long Davey and I have know that we’re having a second daughter. I was, however, terrified that the results of our 15- week and 18-week ultrasounds would be different. I have an irrational fear of getting in… Continue reading Grocery Budget Breakdown: Harris Teeter Express Lane
On Tuesday morning Nora Beth woke up with just a bit of her normal shimmer missing. By lunchtime it became clear that she was not right at all. We scrambled to find a working thermometer and confirmed that indeed she was running a fever. I was able to get her into our pediatrician’s office that… Continue reading Grocery Budget Breakdown: Harris Teeter
Hi friends! Today you can find me blogging about beloved s’more cookies over at A. Liz Adventures’ delightful blog. Hop on over and be sure to make a batch for yourself this weekend!
You know when you’re ghosting that friend but then spot them across the gym and sort of wave and hope they don’t come over and say hi? No? That’s just my introversion paranoia? Well, pretend with me that you are less capable of healthy social interactions than you are, and you’ll be on my level. And… Continue reading Grocery Budget Breakdown: Costco + On Our Plates