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Block parties and taco trucks

Good morning! How was your weekend? We had a busy weekend! Not as busy as some, but still busier than others. We went to a block party on Saturday where Brian’s old band was playing. I hadn’t seen them in 6 months, so that was fun. A friend of Brian’s was actually in charge of… Continue reading Block parties and taco trucks

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DG in the Windy City

Hey everyone! 👋🏻 Welcome back (to me) from Chicago! 🌃 It’s so great to be back home; back to my own bed, bathroom, shower, routine, etc. I love traveling and spending time with family, but there’s nothing I like more than ROUTINE. There have actually been scientific studies that show how helpful routine is to… Continue reading DG in the Windy City

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Meal Prep Sunday: Taco salad

Hey guys! I'm back with more recipes! Again, sticking to simplicity, I used the following ingredients: • Ground Turkey, 85% lean • Romaine lettuce • Queso fresco • Low sodium canned black beans • Low sodium taco seasoning This is a pretty easy one to follow and probably doesn't require a blog post! I just… Continue reading Meal Prep Sunday: Taco salad

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The first weekend in June.

Hey guys! I’ve been working so much on articles lately that I haven’t even been thinking about writing on here! Sorry! I’m back! 🙂 I’ll try to share them all on here as well. This weekend was a crazy one. I managed to sit down and do some work around 9:00 o’clock Sunday night. Before… Continue reading The first weekend in June.

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Black Cat Ice Cream

My best friend, sister, and I went downtown this afternoon for some ice cream. I tried Oatmeal Cream Pie, and it had ACTUAL Oatmeal Cream Pie cookie pieces. What kind would you try? Black Cat (http://blackcaticecream.com) is located downtown Des Moines, IA near the sculpture park. Local dairy Local organic produce No additives Made the… Continue reading Black Cat Ice Cream