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Chit Chat Thirty Ninth Edition

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Happy Friday to you! A little chit chat today 🙂

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So happy to be back from my crazy travel schedule last week. I went from Nashville for the Pillsbury Bake-Off to New York City for a Fisher Nuts event with Chef Alex Guarnaschelli back to back. Both were great, but was I ever glad to get home to my boys!

There really is just something about NYC this is so exciting. As crazy as Time Square is, I LOVE walking through the streets. It’s nuts, but amazing.

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How hilariously perfect is this Sprinkles Swatch Watch?! I found it in Times Square. Kinda couldn’t pass it up, lol!

LOVE Sephora this time of year because they have all of their gift sets of fun make-up, perfume, brushes. Can’t resist….Happy early Christmas to me, lol!

The weather is finally cooling off in Arizona….and by cooling off I mean the highs are in the 80’s. It’s so wonderful, lol! The mornings and nights are in the 60’s. What a dream 🙂  My point was, I finally get to wear my booties and scarves, yay!! Next on my list are THESE simple perfect Sam Edelman ones.

My favorite track pants are on sale right now! I wear these every week. Gotta check them out!

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Love getting my boys in the kitchen with me. Last Sunday we all made lasagna together. A messy blast 🙂  Pax just danced around the kitchen with us.

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Took the boys to see Big Hero 6 this week. Oh my gosh, you’ve got to take the kids to see it. We loved it so much. The boys want to go again with Dad 🙂

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Have you voted for a 1 million dollar recipe yet?!

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Are you undecided? Might I suggest these delicious Peanutty Pie Crust Clusters by Beth Royals. I had the pleasure of sampling these in Nashville last week! Beth and I were in the 2004 Pillsbury Bake-Off together, she is the sweetest ever and I love her creative recipe. Best of luck Beth! Go VOTE!


Oh and I can’t even believe I am going to admit this….we put up our Christmas Tree last night. I really wanted to enjoy the tree as long as I could this year 🙂  I’m crazy, I know. Pictures to come, lol!

Have a wonderful weekend!!

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  1. 1

    Haha, so funny! Cooling off here means the mid-30’s! You are so lucky 🙂 so many travels you’ve done! Loved following along 🙂

  2. 2
    Maria says:

    Just ordered the pants! Thanks! 🙂 Glad you are home with your boys! Have a great weekend! xo

  3. 3

    That watch is amazing. Glad you had a good time in NYC and Nashville! Thanks for taking time to visit me in the hospital <3

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    Rachel J says:

    Those track pants look right up this new mama’s alley! I just ordered them too! Happy Friday to you and your family Jenny! 🙂

  5. 5
    Liz says:

    You and your boys are so cute. Thanks for the nice recipes.

  6. 6

    I would put our tree up too, but my husband would be worried. I go day after thanksgiving- no flexibility on that! Great trips and love the swatch watch!

  7. 7
    Rachel says:

    I’m totally getting those pants! Love ’em! Oh and I don’t blame you one bit for putting your Christmas tree up 🙂

  8. 8

    It really is always the best to get home to the kids!!! Glad to see your travels were fun!!

  9. 9

    Jenny it was great seeing you in NY and I wish we could have chatted and hung out more! It was like…so fast! 🙂 Hope you had an easy flight back home! xo

  10. 10

    Oh that watch!! And those track pants, how CUTE!

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Jenny Flake

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