How to Get a Baby to Sleep

Posted by Lisa on July 24th, 2013

There’s been a lot of new babies in our life lately. In April, we welcomed a new daughter, our second. Both of John’s sisters are welcoming their first kids this summer and our neighbors just had their first last month. Our oldest daughter is around two and a half now and even though that still […]

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15 Can’t Miss Pinterest Recipes

Posted by Lisa on June 27th, 2013

If you’re anything like me, you have a huge Pinterest board loaded with mouth-watering recipes you have yet to try.  For the past few months I have been slowly making each recipe from my recipe board for a weeknight dinner. The result? Most were delicious and even one picky-eater approved (cough cough, John)! Today I will share […]

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Homemade Mini Eclairs

Posted by Lisa on May 1st, 2013

Hey, hey friends! Thanks for all the congratulations on baby number two.  Baby is doing great.  Today I am sharing a recipe my mom and I made a few days ago while she was here helping me with the kids: mini eclairs! My mom used to make eclairs and cream puffs all the time when […]

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Our Nursery Drawers

Posted by Lisa on April 3rd, 2013

Hey there! I hope you enjoyed our last post about preparing for baby numero dos. With the finish line in sight, we’re pretty much ready to go. I need to write a post about all the baby gear expectant parents need for a newborn and I’m hoping to share a little more in depth about […]

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Irish Recipes

Posted by Lisa on March 17th, 2013

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We hope you had a good weekend! We were busy with “second baby preparations,” which we will be sharing in the next few weeks, btw. We did get a chance to have a low key, but tasty St. Patty’s day dinner! First off, I made homemade honey butter at John’s request. […]

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Christmas Cookies

Posted by Lisa on December 13th, 2012

Every year I make Christmas cookies with my mom. We’ve been making them together since I was a little kid with my grandmom. Since we’ve been married, I’ve also been putting together a cookie tray for John to take to his office Christmas party. We always make certain traditional Italian cookies and every year try […]

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Christmas Gifts for the Ladies

Posted by Lisa on November 20th, 2012

Hey hey! This time around I get to share with you my two cents on Christmas shopping for the ladies. My parents and I have been midnight Black Friday shoppers since, well, Black Friday shopping started at 5am. Since we do the majority of our shopping then, I request lists from family in advance, so […]

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Thanksgiving, Revisited

Posted by Lisa on November 14th, 2012

Hey hey! Can you believe Turkey Day is a week away? I feel like Halloween was just last week! Wait a sec, if you live in New Jersey, then Halloween may have been celebrated last week. Time is really flying by. Good ole Saint Nicholas will here before we all know it (or have time […]

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Pinterest Challenge : Rice Crispy Treats

Posted by Lisa on October 29th, 2012

Hey everybody! So Hurricane Sandy hasn’t been too bad, although it actually hasn’t hit land by the time I’m writing this. We’ll fill you in on Wednesday or Thursday if we have any weather related issues. Hope everyone affected is doing well. If this Pinterest Challenge post seems a little familiar it’s because I posted […]

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My Favorite Cleaning Products

Posted by Lisa on October 18th, 2012

Hey guys!  I hope you all had a great week so far.  It’s almost Friday, so I thought I would share some of my favorite cleaning items! Cleaning for the most part is a chore for John and I – I do like organizing so that counts as cleaning, right? I have tried keeping up […]

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