Copy Cat Penne Rosa

  Noodles and Co. Penne Rosa – Copy Cat I love love love the Penne Rosa from Noodles & Co.  This pasta dish has the same creamy and yet light red sauce. It’s not identical, and doesn’t have mushrooms in it, but you could add them if you like. It’s SO easy, quick, and inexpensive to make.  I use it to feed my whole family and have left overs! I bought my ingredients from Aldi, but you can get them...

Vivian’s Birth Story

February 10th, 2016 2am- Painful contraction wakes me out of sleep, but I’m tired so I roll over and try to go back to sleep. 2:30am-  Another contraction.  “Okay, this could be something.” I decided to get up and walk up and down the hallway and stairs a couple times to see if things would  pick up.  NOTHING.  No contractions, great- another night of false labor (last week was full of false labor and bad sleep.) 3am- I lay  back...

Dressing A Tot- Boys Can Be Stylish Too!

Anyone that knows me knows that if I ever go missing you will probably find me hiding out either at Target or Gap.  When we found out Henry was a boy we were obviously thrilled, but once I started shopping I realized the lack of variety in boys clothing.  This is when my life changed forever (Okay, I’m being a little overdramatic) and I discovered Etsy and started to shop small! The best part is I still discover new shops...

Apartment M23

Sunday Morning Henry seems to always decide to get up extra early on Saturdays. We decided to make the best of our early-riser and head out for breakfast at our favorite cafe in Highland Park. After breakfast we took a little drive past the apartment we lived while we worked and went to school, before getting married and having babies. Our First Home Here she is: ‘Highland Village apartments’ apartment M23. We lived on the second floor on the right...