Author Archives: Alexis

About Alexis

Thanks for visiting! I'm a happy mom and wife who loves the smell of books, traveling and food. I like dreaming about alter egos, snuggling with Emma and going on dates with hubby,Travis. Pretty much anything creative I'm into. I hope you enjoy my rants and raves and come back soon. Oh, and I love comments so please feel free to let me know what you think!

Poppies

We live in a small neighborhood about 20 min outside Krakow and there are red poppies everywhere. It was such a wonderful surprise after moving here to see them popping up almost every where. They are the most delicate and … Continue reading

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Messy Chicken

  I was looking through Pinterest and saw some meal ideas for making ahead and I looked in my fridge to see what I cold make in bulk to eat and freeze. And came up with this. No surprise it’s … Continue reading

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Rejection on a tram

This post is more for myself to look back in 6 months. Hopefully by then progress will have happened to make read this, smile and thank God I’ve grown. I was sitting on the tram today coming back from a … Continue reading

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Homemade Honey Granola

I know this might not go on some of your guys’ list of healthy foods but for this household it does. It’s what I would consider a ‘clean’ breakfast. Yes it’s sweetened with honey and has dried fruit  so it’s … Continue reading

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Winter Vegetable Soup

It’s been cozy here. Meaning chilly and feeling like winter is around the corner. Plus, our house has been fighting sickness which means no school. Boo. So what could be better than a hot bowl of soup?! Am I right?! … Continue reading

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Breakfast Cookies

  I actually made these with the hope that the girls will wake up in the morning, eat these and will watch Netflix together giving me an extra 30 min-1hr extra so I can ‘sleep in’ to 7:30am. I wonder … Continue reading

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Ham & Cheese Fritata

Eating food has become super stressful for me. Or at least I’ve allowed it to become that. I have so many friends that swear by their special food plans. Paleo, no carb, eating clean, raw diet, lactose free, corn free, … Continue reading

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Confession #1

  I have a confession to tell you, reader. It’s a silly lighthearted confession but still, it’s important none the less. OK…here it goes…     I’m a goop fan.     As in Gweneth Paltrow’s goop. I sorta have … Continue reading

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My little man

Right now he’s my little man. He’ll grow up much too fast and soon will be running around exploring the world. Right now, I’m happy to be snuggling with him, listening to him snort and taking embarrassing pictures. 🙂

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Massolit Bakery and Cafe

Being an American here in Krakow my craving for an American pie was, I thought, cruel and pointless. However, I soon found out (thank you Google) that there was a cafe that had just opened specializing in American pies! What?! … Continue reading

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