My 2016 Goals

Hello!  It’s that time of year…time to set 2016 Goals.  Before I get into this year’s goals I want to touch on the goals I accomplished in 2015. #1… I ran my first half marathon in March! #2… I got a puppy named Cooper! #3… I am certainly not perfect…but I have significantly reduced my [Read On]

Five Things Friday #34

Hello!  I hope everyone has had a great week, but if you haven’t…at least it’s Friday, right!? I want to address something quickly before we get into today’s Five Things Friday post.  My real job… not the blog … takes precedence.  I know that may seem like a given, but I just needed to write [Read On]

2015 Goals Check In

Hello and Happy July!  I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday weekend!  On Friday, Josh and I spent time outside with Cooper and at the pool. On Saturday we had friends over and the drinking began before noon.  (Cooper, of course, insisted on being festive.) And, finally, Sunday was a “recovery” day that consisted of [Read On]

Five Things Friday #33

Happy Friday!  This week kind of dragged on but at the same time kind of flew by.  I ended up at home for most of the day on Wednesday because I had been nauseous all morning and couldn’t take being at work with the constant “am I going to need to run to the bathroom [Read On]

{Recap} Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Weekend

Hi there!  Last weekend Mom and I ran the Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon! We hit a lot of traffic heading in Friday afternoon and got there just in time to drop our bags at the hotel and run over to the expo to grab our race packets.  We both wish we had had [Read On]

Just stopping by…

Hello!  I have been working on a post about our first days home with Cooper for about a week now…it’s a little busy in this household at the moment.  Although there are sleep interruptions, some accidents, some puppy mouthing that makes you bleed, and our house is a mess…it’s all worth it.  I am absolutely [Read On]

So You’re Getting a Dog…What Do You Need!?

For all of those out there like myself who didn’t have dogs growing up, I wanted to write today about how Josh and I have prepared for little Cooper.  Luckily, I was around when my sister brought home her two pups, Max and Brody, and Josh had dogs growing up, so I got lots of [Read On]

Five Things Friday #23

We’ve made it to Friday, my friends!  And now it’s time for five random facts that have popped into my head today.  Feel free to share your randomness below in the comments section.  Any plans this evening?  Josh has plans for happy hour with a co-worker which I might crash if I get out in [Read On]

My 2015 Goals {#REALSolutions}

Hello!  I actually planned on scheduling this to go out tomorrow morning while I flew back to New Jersey but I was so excited I felt the need to hit “publish” right this second.   I want to post about my 2015 Goals today. I did a post like this last year but fell off the [Read On]

Make Up Monday: Food Network, Meal Prep and a 4 Mile Jog

Why do the weekends have to go by so quickly?  I miss being in college where you get three weeks off during the holidays.  All you college kids out there…ENJOY IT!!!  Since Josh and I have had very busy weekends lately (moving, Thanksgiving, etc.) we decided to be as lazy as possible this past weekend. [Read On]