On Sundays We Brunch: Series Two

ON SUNDAYS WE BRUNCH IS A WEEKLY COLLECTION OF THOUGHTS, FAVORITES AND LINKS.  FOLLOW ALONG TO DISCOVER NEW THINGS AND REMEMBER OLD ONES!


Welcome to On Sundays We Brunch Series Two!  I’m hoping this will be a time for us to talk about life like we’re really sitting together over brunch and share favorites…articles, recipes, products, books, inspiration, whatever it may be!

Brunch is my favorite because the spirit is light, you have the whole day ahead of you afterwards, and all food is fair game and it often involves champagne.  Urban Dictionary defines brunchin’ as “Midday lunchin’ acting a fool in the mid-morning to lunch time”.  Could there be a more fitting description?

Grab a mimosa, pull up a chair and let’s chat!  Oh, and if anyone wants to act a fool, I’m game.


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I just spent a long weekend in Chicago with one of my best friends!  We saw Beyonce and Jay-Z in concert with about 50,000 other crazy fans.  It was the best concert I’ve ever seen, but would we expect anything less from Queen Bey and Jay-Z?!  I was trying to live in the moment so I tried to keep my phone tucked away, but I did snap a few pictures!

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I also ate that epic raclette sandwich at the top at the farmer’s market.  How was your weekend?


I’m in love with Glossier cosmetics!  This is seriously some of the most wearable, long-lasting and natural-looking make-up I’ve ever found.  I first heard about it during the Royal Wedding when some Buzzfeed article popped up with tweets or something and someone mentioned Glossier.  Being a total make-up fiend, I had to check it out. I love the foundation, concealer, and powder for starters and all the colors of the Cloud Paint and Haloscope dewy highlighters.  These would be great gifts for the make-up lover in your life!


I’m obsessed with camper remodels and RV living!  It’s quickly taken over my Pinterest browsing and feed.  Anyone else dream of traveling the country in a (super-luxurious) RV?  As long as I have someone to drive it for me…


IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…FROM THE BLOG LAST WEEK:

Peach Panzanella Salad with Burrata and Bacon

Peach Panzanella Salad with Burrata and Bacon

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August 2018 Cookbook Clique 

Birthday Cake Scones-5

Birthday Cake Scones

Coconut-Red Curry Noodles Bowls with All the Veggies-7

Coconut-Red Curry Noodle Bowls with All the Veggies


RECIPES I’M LOVING:


THE BEST THING I ATE THIS WEEK: BECAUSE, DUH

It’s a toss-up between my favorite Chicago greasy spoon Mexican dive spot, Burrito House and their chicken quesadillas and a delicious sausage and mushroom pizza I had at Eataly!


READING INSPIRATION:


WHAT’S COMING NEXT WEEK:

A couple posts I failed to give you last week: A new addition to the blog…travel posts!  I’ll be sharing my experiences in Barcelona, Spain.  And a great-for-company egg breakfast dish!

An avocado kale Caesar salad with sweet potato fries, swirled Nutella-banana muffins and my mom’s fajita chicken recipe!


A REMINDER FROM OLIVER, BIRDIE AND I:

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(That’s my brother’s dog, Enzo, with Birdie.)

Love is always the most important thing.

“Spread love everywhere you go.”
-Mother Teresa


Have a great week, friends!

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