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August 2014

Butternut Squash Ravioli with Sage Brown Butter Sauce

- Food + Drink, Main Dish

It’s no secret: I am a sucker for any kind of pasta. Throw in some bread + olive oil and a glass of wine, and I’m in Heaven. So, the other day while grocery shopping, I picked up a butternut squash and figured I would attempt to make ravioli. Because HELLO…pasta and Fall flavors combined? What more could I ask for? While watching a cooking show the other day, I noticed that the chef was making ravioli with wonton wrappers. Brilliant,…

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Adventures

- Behind the Scenes, Etc., Las Vegas, Travel

One of the greatest parts about living in a new city is having so many new places to explore. We have been doing quite a bit of that since we have moved here, and have many more adventures planned for the near future! Here’s what we have been doing lately: Exploring The LINQ the other night. Dinner at Yard House – the most vegetarian-friendly options at a non-veg restaurant. Perfect for both B & I. The prettiest flowers growing right outside our door.…

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Balance is key

- Home

A few days ago, I wrote about the blank walls in our apartment. Since then, I have been thinking about all of the possibilities for curtains in our living room, and how differently those different fabrics/designs would effect the look and feel of the room. Before we even moved to Vegas, I started compiling a Pinterest board devoted to our apartment. I figured that would be a good place to start looking…and I noticed a common theme: a little rustic mixed with some girly…

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Blank Walls

- Home

In between organizing the apartment and applying for jobs, I have been working on making our new home pretty. Trust me, it’s nowhere near that just yet. You gotta start somewhere, right? ; ) This is where I’m starting: WINDOWS! Our walls feel so bare, so I’m in search of the perfect curtains. Any suggestions?! Wish me luck! PS: This is Brandon’s suggestion: Follow Life on Shady Lane with Bloglovin’    …

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Viva Las Vegas

- Las Vegas, Travel

Isn’t it crazy how full of adventures this life is? Never in a million years did I expect I would be living in Las Vegas, but here I am…attempting to stay out of the heat in my apartment complex’s “business center.” We don’t have internet or cable in our apartment yet, so the only place I can access wifi is right here. As for the lack of cable, I’ve been staying entertained by unpacking an enormous amount of STUFF (why in the…

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