Category Archives: olive

pre-fall festivities

My favorite season is fast approaching! I’m a little eager for it to be here. Friday night, one of my best friends who now resides in Chicago came over for wine and apps! apple smoked gruyere cheese  mediterranean platter: black … Continue reading

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what do you feed your dog?

My poor sweet Olive has to have surgery on Wednesday. Ian and I noticed a red bump in Olive’s ear a few weeks ago. My mom took her to the vet last week since Ian and I work M-F, and … Continue reading

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garden pesto pasta

yesterday, this….  became this thanks to this recipe mmmmm. mixed with eggplant and zucchini. served on my old plastic college plates. olive didn’t mind.

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hummus + pasta

It’s been a productive little Sunday. Slept in this morning…cleaned up the house a bit and then joined a gym! It was nice getting back in the pool to swim some laps. The first 10 or so laps were a … Continue reading

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vaca eats

Happy Sunday! On the agenda for today, banana pancakes, coffee, laundry, organizing, and blogging! Catching up on life. I finallyyyyy uploaded all the pics from vaca. Lake Gaston eats: Ian’s sister, Stephanie, made delicious pasta primavera! Just vegetables for me, … Continue reading

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Today I graduate with my Master’s degree, a long hard 6 years and I am officially a Speech-Language Pathologist. I will be working at a hospital doing inpatient and outpatient services, some home health care, and working at a nursing … Continue reading

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Strawberry Festival

Feels weird to wake up on a Sunday morning knowing I don’t have any obligations for the next month. Well, except for moving the rest of my belongings from Cincinnati. And attending graduation. And mailing in all of my licensure … Continue reading

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porch, picnic, and plants

This weekend has been a great taste of spring. Lots of porch sitting–blogging from the porch is the best : ). Of course with my shadow dog by my side, she follows me every where. We’ve also done a lot … Continue reading

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Porch wine

It’s Friday. Spent all day at a research conference. 3 weeks til graduation : ) Time for wine and guac on my porch! And a porch dog Going to enjoy the sun while it lasts. Have a good weekend : … Continue reading

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Spaghetti squash, my favorite squash in the whole world! aka winter squash (actually grown in the summer?!) I could eat it every day. Baked in the oven for an hour and topped with spaghetti sauce, italian herbs, chopped olives, and … Continue reading

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