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    Hi, friends! By the time you read this post, I’ll be in Arizona for the Natural Delights Medjool Dates Summit. Yup, that’s right—a whole trip devoted to those little bites of heaven—and I can’t wait to tell you guys all about it! But, first, here are some random musings/updates from this morning and Monday. Enjoy! This […]



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    Good morning and happy Friday to you! I hope you’re looking forward to a wonderful weekend ahead! Here’s the next edition of What I’m Loving Lately! Nikki’s Mint Chocolate Chip Coconut Butter – This might just be my new favorite flavor! The chocolaty-mint flavor is incredible. I just eat it straight from the jar, typically after dinner to satisfy […]



    Hi, friends! Happy Friday to you! Since it’s Friday and all, it’s time for another edition of What I’m Loving Lately. This week’s round-up includes quite the mix of links! Enjoy! Funfetti Pancakes – Hellooooo! Our wedding anniversary is this weekend (7 years – holy cow), so I am planning to make these for Mal on […]



    Helloooo! We had a nice, little Wednesday over here yesterday. It started bright and early with breakfast with my favorite boy. Mal and I take turns doing the “morning shift” (usually on the weekends, but now during the week since he’s off for the summer), so I let him sleep in. A couple of hours […]


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    Heyyyyyyy! How was your Monday? It was definitely one of those days for me. Nothing terrible happened by any means, but things just weren’t great, ya know? It was a Remicade day for me, so I wasn’t in the best mood to begin with, but I’m starting to change my tune about it. I used to […]


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    Hi, guys! I hope you are having a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend! As you might remember, I am super into the gut-brain connection stuff lately. I have listened to a bunch of podcasts on the subject, read a ton online, and I am almost finished with 10% Happier, which has already helped me chill out quite a bit with […]