Friday Round Up

While I wasn’t chasing my girl, I came across a few wonderful things online this week...

It’s finally warm around here! was warm and then Mother Nature got her undies in a twist and decided bringing April back was a good idea. Which, if you’re keeping track, is nothing like bringing sexy back.

We did get to enjoy some time in the sunshine and despite the toys littering the yard, my girl’s favorite activity continues to be running. More specifically, she runs and I chase her.


“Chase me, mama!”

You got it, kid.

While I wasn’t chasing my girl, I came across a few wonderful things online this week...

I can’t remember who shared this tumblr, but I love it! You will too.

Great words on writing online and bringing yourself to this space.

Thoughtful words on mothering.

If this batch of photos doesn’t make you want to make the most out of summer, nothing will!

Good gracious. The photo at the end of this makes me SO HAPPY.

Mmmmm....chicken. And it’s easy.

Sunset Magazine is one of my favorites. It reminds me of my folks. This recipe is for my Dad, the lover of chocolate malts.

Have a great weekend! Paint your toenails. Toss a water balloon. Chase your kids. Eat more popsicles than you should. Make it count.



The YAY Friday Round Up

I am looking forward to spending a little time this weekend with my feet up and a milkshake in my hand. Until the moment arrives, enjoy some of the great stuff that landed online this week:


Weekly Round Up

Here’s hoping your weekend is intensity-free and fun-filled. When you need to sneak in to cool off, put your feet up and enjoy a few wonderful posts from around the web...

Erica and I (and the baby!) basking in the pink glow of the evo’11 stage.

Weekly Round Up

It is pretty nonsensical to round up a week on a Monday. Which, I know. But last week? Last week was consumed by all things evo’11...