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Dorky Dishes

Pumpkin Pasties

Pumpkin Pasties have become my new favorite Fall/Winter treat. I first heard these delicious treats while reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. The treat is sprinkled throughout the series and has stuck with me in the back of my mind as something I always wanted to try (along with cauldron cakes and warm butterbeer)! I originally found this recipe on Bijoux & Bits, who features the recipe in sweet and savory versions. If you’d like to try this out as a savory treat,  ...

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Geek Chic

Winter in the Central Valley

This Outfit:Shirt – Target (similar)Vest – Old Navy (exact)Pants – Old Navy (similar)Purse – Boxlunch (purse & wallet)Shoes – Target (similar) There was lot of joy to be had in this outfit. It was 5 PM when I took these photos this past Saturday. I had to  ...

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Our Nerdy Nursery

Putting together our nerdy nursery was one of the most exciting and stressful projects I had tackled in a long time, but the end result was so so worth it! I really wanted a way to marry our love of Harry Potter, Star Wars, Disney, and celestial elements. I chose to stick to a very neutral gray  ...

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Nerd Life

Pumpkin Patch Adventures

This week, Miles got to experience his first pumpkin patch! This whole experience had a completely different plan, but most plans change with babies! Originally, Mike and I had planned to take Miles to the Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival held every year during the first weekend of October.  ...

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Nerd Life

Things My Grandma Taught Me #2

I like to think that I got my sense of style from my grandma. When I was looking through my external hard drive for pictures of her I came across some oldies of myself, as well. It made me realize that there was more of her ingrained me than I realized and I’m so happy for that! Grandma  ...

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6 Months with Miles

I honestly can’t believe 6 months have already passed since I had Miles. We constantly try to remember life before him and, like when we try to remember life before dating each other, Mike and I have a hard time picturing our past without him.  Comparing Miles now to Miles a few months  ...

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