Happy Sunday, friends! Can you believe it's already April? When I started writing this post and compiling links at the beginning of the week, I wrote, "I think we might fiiiiinally be done with winter - good riddance!" But then the later in the week it got, the worse the forecast looked.... Pleeeease just give me some warm weather!! I spent this weekend at my dear friend Kelly's bachelorette party in Charlottesville, VA wine tasting and frolicking through UVA territory. Wine tasting + friends + nice weather = my top 3 favorite things. I hope your weekends were just as nice! Let's kick off a good week with some things I'm loving:
This trick for getting buffalo wings crispy without frying them. All buffalo sauce all the time, please.
These tips on meal planning. Meal planning completely changed my grocery shopping / cooking approach, saving me SO much time and money! Rather than buying a million ingredients for one fancy meal I want to make and then ending up with a lot of extra stuff that doesn't go together, meal planning has helped me figure out what I'm going to make and when and how to reuse a lot of the same ingredients to avoid waste and $$$
This blog post questioning whether or not people should still send thank you notes. I love sending and receiving handwritten notes, but what do you think? Is that outdated? Is an email enough?
These grapefruit daquiris. I <3 all grapefruit everything and these looks amazinggg.
These strategies for being a better shopper. You mean, it's not just "add everything I like to my online shopping cart and close my eyes and click buy and hope they forget to charge me"?
This homemade Italian salad dressing. So easy but looks A++.
These tips on building a better sandwich. I keep requesting that Tim exclusively refer to me as the Sandwich Queen, but for some reason he's resistant. Regardless, I make a mean sandwich.