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thai cashew chicken stir fry

lauren sims thai cashew chicken

Image via AverieCooks.com

Several of you who follow me on snapchat have seen that I’ve made this Thai Cashew Chicken stir fry recipe probably 5 times in the past few months! I am by NO means a great cook, but this is one of my go-to easy week night recipes for Michael and me! It’s simple, healthy, and tastes SO good!...

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dallas staycation guide

dallas staycation

A few weekends ago Michael and I did a little Dallas staycation at the Hilton Anatole, and had the best time! Even though the hotel is less than half an hour away from our house, it truly felt like we were getting out of Dallas for the weekend, to intentionally just spend time together with no plans....

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the best chocolate chip cookie recipe

lauren sims best chocolate chip cookie recipe

Bone inlay tray | Glass goblets

If you’ve been following me for a while, you now I have the world’s biggest sweet tooth. Yes I workout a lot and try to eat pretty healthy for the most part, but sweets have always (and probably will always) be my biggest weakness! I can never say no to dessert....

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when in Napa

lauren sims what to do in napa

As y’all know, Michael and I went to Napa a few weeks ago for the ASICS half marathon! Our weekend was pretty packed with events for the race, but in between those events, we visited some of my favorite spots in Napa. So, if you have a trip planned and are wondering what to do in Napa…I wanted to share two of my favorite spots with you!...

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cabo re-cap + the cape hotel

the cape cabo

If you follow me on snapchat (laurenkay2) or instagram (@laurenkaysims), you were most likely subject to my overload of posts a week ago from our trip to Cabo! Michael and I went to Cabo for 4 nights to celebrate our two year anniversary and it’s one of my favorite memories of our marriage thus far....

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Advocare 24 day challenge recap

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guacamole deviled eggs

guacamole-deviled-eggs

So today is DAY 24 of my 24-day Advocare Challenge! I’ll be doing a post within the next week or so recapping my whole experience, but wanted to go ahead and share this recipe with ya’ll for guacamole deviled eggs. One of my favorite parts about this challenge was having to get creative in social gatherings involving food....

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turkey meatloaf: clean, simple and delicious

 {Clean turkey meatloaf: Image via pinterest}

One of my New Year’s resolutions this year was to cook more, slash branch out with cooking. I’d say 75% of the meals I currently make for Michael and me are crockpot meals. Don’t get me wrong – I LOVE the crockpot and think it’s a great way to eat at home, save money, and time....

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wine and chocolate

Hello loves! For those of you who have been following me for a while, you might remember that I went to Sterling Vineyards last fall and did a tour of their winery. Today I’m sharing a little inspiration kit with you of things that would make perfect gifts for your best friend! (Hello, wine and chocolate)....

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white chocolate oreo balls recipe

I went to a Christmas party last Friday night, and if you follow me on snapchat (laurenkay2), you saw that I made this oreo balls recipe for the party! (Or if you prefer the fancy term – oreo truffles). Several of you replied to my snapchat or commented on instagram that you’d like the oreo balls recipe, so I’m sharing it with you today!...

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