One of my favorite bloggers, Landyn Hutchinson from Living with Landyn, says “all the things” all the time, but she uses it as a descriptor. As in, life is so great; it is all the things. Now that life is basically back to normal after what I have respectfully and fearfully dubbed The Sickness, lots…… Continue reading From Butchertown Hall to Montgomery & back: all (7) of the things.
Ben and I have been watching The Great British Baking Show on Netflix. Imagine a Food Network baking competition but all the contestants are fairly confident, relaxed, and nice to each other. The event takes place outside in a tent, the contestants have all week to practice their bakes beforehand, and the judges are critical…… Continue reading On your mark, get set, bake!
Perhaps you may have noticed that I’ve been absent from the blog since March. The only way I know to recap what has happened since then is a list (and even so, one with only the main events, as this became a months-long extravaganza), so here goes: In March, after starting that miracle medication, my…… Continue reading So here is what happened.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The Christmas of basketball. March Madness. Real footage of me watching Purdue win: And that’s all I have to say about that, except that I’m leading the work bracket challenge. #girlpower. And except that I’m wearing the same thing every time Purdue plays and might be trying…… Continue reading March madness, Second Harvest, sisters meeting sisters, & kitchen sink lo mein.
For my fancy birthday dinner, I racked my brain for somewhere in Nashville I’ve been meaning to try—which is hard, because Nashville gets new restaurants on the daily and they’re all delicious (it’s basically a rule). Thankfully, I remembered that Chauhan Ale & Masala House had been on the dream dinner list for a while.…… Continue reading Chicken tikka masala, vegetable korma, & mint-cilantro water: a visit to Chauhan.
I turned 27 on March 6th and, as the best gift of all time, Dienesa and Brooke came to Nashville for a reunion and to be the inaugural guests in our second bedroom. I can’t tell you the last time I stayed up until 3:00 in the morning, but it’s never more worth it than…… Continue reading 27: birthday cake Oreos, the Staves @ 3rd and Lindsley, & wearing a black shirt.
For Christmas, my sister got Ben and me a Groupon for the NCAA Hall of Champions, so we finally scheduled a quick weekend trip to see the museum and hit some other fun Indianapolis sights. The day started with breakfast with my mom and dad, who were in Indy to take Kim to the airport…… Continue reading A day in Indianapolis: basketball, a mini food tour, and flurries.