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One of our favorite things about living in California is our proximity to so many fun places. San Diego, Joshua Tree, Wine Country, Palm Springs, and Sequoia National Forest are all a few hours drive away and we love taking …

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It was the first truly hot weekend of the season here in LA. The only reasonable response to temperatures in the upper 90’s is of course to drink lemonade, wear sundresses, and absolutely do not turn on your oven. Unfortunately, …

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You guys, Jeff ran the LA marathon yesterday and the ladies of Garlic, My Soul are so SO proud of him. He finished in 4:45, which was well within his goal time of under 5 hours, and we had a …

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Happy Monday folks! We lost an hour last weekend, but we took full advantage of the remaining 47.¬†On Saturday, across the pond, Rebecca waited to see if it would snow in London. Meanwhile, we hosted a pizza night for friends …

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What a fantastic 3-day weekend. On Saturday, Rebecca continued to explore her new home, visiting the London Natural History Museum and Harrod’s Tea Room. Here in Los Angeles, we celebrated my birthday with a night out at Hyperion Public in …

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Happy Monday everyone! Just a few highlights from our weekend trip to Big Bear. It’s hard to believe this much snow can exist only a couple hours outside of Los Angeles! Jennie opted for short skis and stayed on the …

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Well they can’t all be winners. Last weekend we made treats for a very special celebration in honor of our friend who recently became a U.S. citizen, and in honor of her Colombian heritage we thought we’d try to make …

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It’s been a while since our last weekend snapshot, so I thought I’d include a few highlights from the last several weekends. Just before the New Year, Jennie and Jeff took part in one of Mary’s family traditions. The mystery …

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The holidays are here, and with the circumstances surrounding this weekend, we were more mindful than ever of the importance of holding our loved ones close and celebrating our many blessings. In this spirit, Jennie made some of her italian …

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The weekend started with a holiday themed 10K race for Jennie, Jeff, and some other friends. They started their run in the morning fog at Venice beach, and despite being sick for nearly two weeks, Jennie ran a 13 minute …

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