Archives for September 2014

Make Up Monday: I’ve Been MIA but I’m Back in Action (kind of)

Sorry about the week lapse with no warning!  Last week was a week full of exhaustion and I just wasn’t up for anything…and I certainly wasn’t up for blogging about me being unmotivated.  But I’m back, at least for a day or two.  Thursday morning Josh and I leave for Asheville to visit my sister [Read On]

Five Things Friday #14

TGIF!!!  Except I’m working Saturday…but only for about five hours so it won’t be too bad.  Today I figure I’d just list out five random things I’ve been meaning to tell you guys.  Today I’m linking up with Katie and Clare.  Thanks for the link up, girls! #1… I desperately need to update my About [Read On]

{Recipe} WIAW #13: Peanut Butter and Jelly Overnight Oats

Happy Hump Day!  I’m so grateful it’s already the middle of the week.  Luckily we have a great staff at the moment so I was able to leave work a few hours early on Monday, scored a two hour lunch today, and won’t be heading in tomorrow until lunchtime.  Since we work 11-12 hour shifts [Read On]

Make-Up Monday {Relaxation & Productivity}

Hello!  I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend!  Mine was filled with the perfect mix of relaxation and productivity. Saturday For breakfast Saturday morning I wanted one thing…an omelet! I used 2 eggs and 2 egg whites, spinach, arugula and cheese.  My omelet making skills are truly improving!  For lunch I had the most delicious [Read On]

{Discount Code} Don’t Forget about the Shape Diva Dash!

Only One Month Away! It is exactly one month away from the New York Shape Diva Dash!!!  I am so excited…and maybe a little nervous since this will be my first obstacle race, but I’m mostly excited!  I certainly won’t be racing for time.  My goal is simply to overcome each obstacle .  As a reminder the [Read On]

{Workout} Strong in September Strength Routine

Howdy, folks!  I’m popping in quickly to share the strength workout I completed Sunday evening.  It left me feeling sweaty and accomplished. Start and follow this strength routine with 15-30 minutes of cardio for a full body, heart pumping workout.  Feeling super motivated?  Do this workout 2-3 times for a circuit workout! Single Deadlifts with [Read On]

{Recipe} Crockpot Turkey Chili

Hello, friends!  We’ve had some fall-like days over the past few weeks here in NJ and because of that I’ve been craving some good ole’ chili.  I spent some time on Pinterest this weekend looking into different recipes and combined them to make the following.  I hope you enjoy! You will need… 1 Tbsp Olive [Read On]

Five Things Friday #13

#1… Tone It Up Frisky Fall Challenge I’m so excited for the Tone It Up challenge starting up next week (#FriskyFall)!  I found Tone It Up towards the end of their Bikini Series and am excited to see a challenge from start to finish.  Since I just joined a gym and love group exercise classes [Read On]

WIAW #12 on Thursday (because Tuesday was really Monday)

I’m blogging twice in one week and it’s only Thursday…say what!?!?  My post count has been less than stellar recently but I’m really tying to make a comeback .  So, let’s get to a WIAW since it’s been a while since we just talked about what I eat in a day. Before heading to work [Read On]

Labor Day Weekend 2014

Welcome back to the grind, folks!  But I hope you had a fabulous long weekend .  I drank like I was in college and regretted it…both times.  Let’s get started on a quick recap, shall we? Saturday I had to work Saturday morning/afternoon but I got out around 1:30pm and headed home to change for [Read On]