Random Meals, Lunch Time Walks, & Reading More!

Happy Wednesday pretty people!! I hope you all are enjoying the weather and taking in all the holiday-wonderfulness. This is my favorite time of year for sure! I love that it gets darker earlier, the weather is cold, and coffee seems like the acceptable drink at any hour of the day. Lately my life has…

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Running again, time with my family, & other things!

Happy Sunday! It’s currently 7:00 AM and I am snuggled up on my parents couch with a cup of coffee and a huge blanket…perfection! It’s been a pretty uneventful week, but a good one! So lettuce get to it 🙂 I have been on an oatmeal kick! The one above is oats, cinnamon apples, apple…

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A quick hello + life is simple & sweet right now.

Well, hello there! It’s been a minute 🙂 I am happy to say that I haven’t been ignoring my blog because I am too busy or stressed! In fact, my life is so simple and sweet right now that I forget to snap pictures the way I once did. I am working on being better…

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Farmer & The Frenchman and a Farm-to-Table

Happy Sunday pretty people! How was your week? Mine was WONDERFUL! Forrealz. I finally feel like my old self again. PMS symptoms + stress = not a happy Anastasia. Luckily, I’ve got a pretty awesome guy helping me become more stress free these days… Last Monday he asked me if I wanted to go on…

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September Skies, Date Nights In, & Mini-Waffles

Well, hello there 🙂 How ya doing?? Me…?? I am doing just great! I am finally feeling like myself again after a stressful few weeks. I am snuggled up on the couch with the sun beaming through the windows, ready to write! I may doze off because I am super comfy and I am seriously…

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I’m grateful for the right now.

Hello, hello pretty people 🙂 It’s been a while since I did a weekly recap post so I thought I would crank one out! Blogging brings me SO MUCH JOY! And I am trying to incorporate more things that bring me joy as I navigate this busy season of life at work. Since it’s been…

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Pumpkin Pop Tart w/ PB Protein Frosting!

Happy Sunday! How are you? Me? I’ve been okay. Work stress is overwhelming these days so I am finding ways to cope that make me happy. I spent most of the weekend hanging out with one of my favorite friends who always cheers me up! After getting a workout in and some errands done, I…

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Hi! …and other random things!

Hello, hello pretty people! It’s been a while since we last caught up 🙂 Work finally slowed down for a little bit so I am enjoying the evenings where I get to home early! I am snuggled up with Owen, watching Park and Rec for the millionth time, and ready to write! Here’s a very…

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blogging makes me feel better…so here is 12432 pictures of my food.

Hello, hello my sweetest friend! Today was A DAYYYY. It was one of those super amazing days where someone decides to rain on your parade and you have two options: let them ruin it or move on… I chose the third option: cry for 2 minutes, seek out all the love and support from my…

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Fourth of July, Family Time, & Farm-to-Table!

Happy Sunday! I am snuggled up with Owen while I watch an episode of The Office. I am trying to see how many times I can get through this series in my life…I am currently on 10 or 11, I’ve lost count. Anywho, I found out that anxious people tend to watch the same things…

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