Chicken Asparagus Spinach Ravioli Cream Sauce

Challenge Accepted: NO Prep Date Night In

After the Wildflower Festival, Neil and I were both exhausted even though we were only out in the sun for a few hours.

We were ready to do a straight shot home and get Kaya in her bed for her nap.  About halfway home (and a quarter mile past the last exit for food…) we realized we didn’t know what the heck we were going to make for dinner that night and didn’t think we had anything at home, at least off the top of our head.

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Making Memories: A Central Texas Wildflower Festival

Neil got to come home again this weekend!! It was past eight o’clock and Kaya was already asleep.  I was up doing the dishes as is my routine every night after she goes to bed. I was a bit antsy this time because I knew her Daddy would be coming through that door any minute…

I swear I looked at that door a thousand times in three minutes.

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Child with Neck Pillow

Have Toddler, Must Travel

Most of you either know or can at least imagine how awful travelling with a toddler could be.  Fortunately, we have a curious little girl with a taste for car snacks (who doesn’t…amiright?!), books, and other entertainment that’s easy to translate into car activities.  As she gets older, we’ll add to these activities with more age-appropriate things to do! (Busy bags…we’re coming for you!)   Continue reading “Have Toddler, Must Travel”

Life Happens – Part 2

 

From our last post, you’ll know that our family has been going through the ringer.

A week after I got home from Houston, we made the rather Abrupt decision that Neil would be “moving” to the Dallas area for an amazing job opportunity. while Kaya and I stayed behind with the land and the animals.

It was a whirlwind packing situation, some yelling…ok screaming…tears, laughs, unintentional dog kicking, hugging and really just a tornado of preparation in the 24 hours it took us to get him on the road.  Continue reading “Life Happens – Part 2”