Weekly Wrap-Up 7/29

Good Afternoon!

It was good timing for me to start these weekly check-ins again, because this week was a bit of a rough one. It was hectic and I’m ending the week feeling a bit burnt out and frazzled. For a few reasons this week was an emotional one. I’m looking forward to have the weekend to recharge, but first I wanted to take the time to wrap-up the week and plan for the week ahead.

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Nine Months of Parenthood

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My little man is nine months old day, can you believe it!? This month was a bit challenging for us but thankfully we are now on the up and up!

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Birthday Celebration Weekend: Alinea, Chicago Athletic Association & The Easiest Ice Cream Cake

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Good Morning! I hope you had a great weekend! Ours was all about Rich. It was his 35th Birthday weekend and we celebrated him all weekend long.

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Weekly Wrap Up 7/22


Good Afternoon! It’s been awhile since I’ve regularly checked in on here to hold myself accountable and I have definitely missed it. While I’ve been in the habit of using Friday’s to map out the upcoming week, I haven’t been sharing.

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Day in the Life: A Typical Wednesday


Good Evening! As I’ve mentioned several times, I’ve been struggling to decide what to write about lately on here. The days seem to run together and there’s so much going on that I don’t even know where to begin! It hit me that it’s been awhile since I did a Day in the Life post, […]

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What I’ve Read Lately 6


Good Morning! I have not shared a round-up of my recent reads since Buel was born but quite honestly I’ve struggled with making time to read. I love winding down the day with a good book and recently I’ve been trying to spend more time doing that vs getting sucked into Snapchat. Maybe if I […]

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Things I’m Enjoying Lately: July 2016


Good Evening! How is your week going? It’s been a chaotic week over here, but we’re making it. My week started off with a visit the new-ish Chicago Google office and dinner at the new-ish Swift and Sons on Monday night. I signed the documents to close on my childhood home today and this evening at […]

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Making Time for Me, We and Us


Good Morning! I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how I spend my time. I’ve been feeling stretched thin and as a result I’ve felt protective over my schedule. It’s tough to make time for myself, for my marriage and spend time as a family so lately I’ve been more intentional about planning.

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Fourth of July Weekend


Good Afternoon! I’m stopping in to share a quick recap of our Fourth of July weekend. It was a fun one but quite frankly I’m still recovering!

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July Focus

Good Afternoon! We are now officially over half way through the year and I had to admit that I’m proud of myself for sticking to my monthly goals this year. It’s almost time to get out and enjoy the long weekend, but first it’s time to check in.

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