Sweet Surprise: A Shower For Baby Moran

Sweet Surprise: A Shower For Baby Moran

My mom and sister hosted a baby shower for me this past weekend! It was so much fun getting baby stuff! I feel like most first-time-moms are very focused on the nursery, organizing and getting everything perfect before their bundle of joy arrives… Meanwhile, I’m over here with a cardboard box full of random things […]

Mint Chocolate Cake

Mint Chocolate Cake

The baby shower at work on Thursday went so well! We totally surprised the mother-to-be! Here a few pictures from the shower. As I mentioned in my last post, we decorated for the baby shower with owls to match the theme of the new baby’s nursery. We did our best to transform the conference room… […]

Chunky Chocolate & Pecan Pie Cheesecake

Chunky Chocolate & Pecan Pie Cheesecake

This Lent I chose to give up sweets and pop as part of my fasting for the forty days and forty nights. This was a serious challenge for me…I have a persistent sweet tooth (this is a hereditary condition passed along from my father)! Though in the grand scheme of things this is a very small sacrifice, it […]

Easter Treasure Hunting

Easter Treasure Hunting

That afternoon, we hopped on over (did you like that Easter-ish verb?!) to Dan’s family gathering. We helped my niece and nephew hunt Easter eggs – which I secretly… or not-so-secretly LOVE! I’m the one you will see running in a dead sprint for fun-size snickers or a $1 bill in our family! I’m a competitor! And… I love sugar!

Mooove it on over

Mooove it on over

{Farm} Last night, I finally returned home from all of my travels this past week for work! Dan and his family had been very busy this week with the beginning of spring calving season. The weather, as you can imagine, was not ideal for bringing new baby calves into the world with temperatures in the […]

Slow Down Already!

Slow Down Already!

I feel like I am out of breath from all the running around we have done this week! Time is flying by so quickly and I would love to just slow everything down and take it all in for a moment! As I sit down to write I feel like the weekend is already zipping […]