Nerdy gift ideas for the nerds and techies

I used to find geeks and nerds the hardest to shop for. We are usually talking men {except that I want everything on this list.} and we are usually talking the type of people who don’t ask for much, {and if they need it, they just get it.} So yes, some on this list […]...more

Welcome to Color Me Apparel!

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3 cheese bacon mac & cheese

a copycat of some of our favorite local eats come to life…finally! we have a few places that we frequent for dinner and date nights that have some of the best mac and cheese these lips have tasted. one of them is at a place in solana beach {technically still Del Mar} called Urban Pi ....more

NEW printable fill-it-in planner for 2015!

so, i have received no less than a dozen emails asking me about a new planner. so, for #freebiefriday i finally manned up and got this ready for you. and truth be told, i just don’t have it in me to do a new completely filled in planner this year ....more

no churn easy pumpkin pie ice cream

ice cream that tastes JUST like a pumpkin pie, and takes no work. if you asked my friends who have known me since childhood, or at least high school, what they remember about my house, they would probably say something like, “man, there was always a party happening over there!” followed shortly by, “dude, you […]...more

perfectly perfect pumpkin snickerdoodles

fall calls for creeping pumpkin into everything, right. i will be making these weekly i’m afraid… as i sit to write this, i am literally wearing a sweater. a sweater!!!!! ...more

the color run | san diego

it’s probably going to turn into a bad habit of mine. and i hope it turns into a longer {running} habit, to be honest, but this one i ran with my sister, and it was pretty awesome. so, because i need to keep the events and haps updated over here {and we have obviously be […]...more

“how does she do it all?” she doesn’t.

it isn’t just me. though sometimes it feels like it’s just me. when i sit down and say out loud, “how does every other mom do this?! ...more

pumpkin cinnamon pull-apart bread

perfectly fall pull-apart bread with the perfect hint-o-coconut glazey naughtiness on top. sorry/you’re welcome. This recipe was first posted over at Made From Pinterest....more

perfect sugar cookie pops & halloween craft day!

a great recipe for sugar cookie pops and some fun halloween crafts to do with kids! last week, my best girlfriend and i had this genius idea to get our kiddos together and make some fun stuff to get in the mood for halloween. not going to lie, we had more fun than they did....more