Archives for April 2014

Part 2 of Mom’s Visit

Click here for Part 1 :).  Oh, and as a warning…ALL of these pictures were taken with my iPhone since we were out and about. Saturday Saturday morning Mom and I had a 5K planned.  We ran in the River Edge Run for Miles for Melanoma. I completed the race at a slow and steady [Read On]

Goals for the Week {4/28/14}

Don’t forget – if you’re a fellow blogger there’s a link up below  And I always encourage you to participate in the comments section! Last Week: How Did I Do? I skipped my Goals for the Week post last week so we’ll just get straight to what I have planned for this week. Goals for [Read On]

Mom’s in Town!

Well, hello there!  It’s been quite a while, hasn’t it?  It was an incredibly busy week but it was all worth it since I knew my mom was coming to town!!!  She came in Thursday night and I had Friday off along with the rest of the weekend.  So, what have we been up to [Read On]

I’ve Been Lazy

Hello, friends  I have a confession to make…I’ve only worked out once this week.  It was a 4 mile jog in the rain, but that’s still no excuse for my laziness.  I’ve had no desire to wake up early and towards the end of the week things got pretty stressful so I’ve just felt exhausted. [Read On]

But It’s April…

It’s Hump Day (woot woot)!!!  This morning I walked out to my car and was going to be perfectly on time when I realized my car was an ice box.  Really, New Jersey!?  It’s stinkin’ April!  So much for being on time!   Thank goodness I had left gloves in my purse all this time just [Read On]

4 Glorious, Rainy Miles

Happy Tuesday!  Before we get to my 4 glorious, rainy miles let’s talk about some food from last night and today. Food Dinner last night was delicious!  Josh and I were invited over to his dad’s house where steak with Ina Garten’s (Barefoot Contessa) Basil Parmesan Mayo was on the menu.  This meal is so [Read On]

Goals for the Week {4/14/14}

Don’t forget – if you’re a fellow blogger there’s a link up below  And I always encourage you to participate in the comments section! Last Week: How Did I Do? Fitness Keep it Up – I only got in two jogs this week but I also fit in a short circuit workout (which I’ll be [Read On]

Five Things Friday #7

So, a lot of bloggers do a special post on Friday that includes five fun facts, five random facts, five things they’ve been loving lately, etc.  And I’ve decided to hop on the band wagon!  My Five Things Friday will be a list of five things and might change every week from fun facts to [Read On]

Life is Good

Hapy Hump Day!  Anybody else grateful it’s Wednesday?  And, it was absolutely beautiful here in New Jersey.  I’m outside here and there for my job and I was truly grateful I was able to enjoy the weather a bit. Food Let’s start with food from last night.  I made my Mom’s Chicken and Wine with [Read On]

Aunt Jan’s Monster Cookies

My Aunt Jan makes the absolute best Monster Cookies.  This past Christmas I asked her for the recipe and had A Baking Fail to the extreme.  Turns out I read 3/4 cup of corn syrup instead of 3/4 teaspoon which would explain a lot.  So, I’m here to show my baking success and share a beyond delicious cookie [Read On]