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 #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]

We’re Moving, Half Marathon Commitment, and Other Randomness

Since I’ve accepted my new job, Josh and I work about 2 minutes from each other yet we commute about 45 minutes to an hour every day.  So, we’ve decided to move about 45 minutes away from our current home to be closer to work.  We are super excited about the move!  We’ll be living [Read On]

I’m Training for a Half Marathon…I Think

If you’ve been reading my blog since the beginning I wouldn’t blame you if you rolled your eyes when you read this blog title.  I’ve made this declaration at least once or twice and have yet to stick with it.  With that being said, I still have a desire to “get ‘er done”.  I don’t [Read On]

Running without Music

It’s Thursday, which means it’s almost Friday, which means it’s almost the weekend, which means I’m that much closer to two days off (Sunday and Monday).  I am extremely excited to have two full days with Josh to just relax.  I’m hoping that we can get all of our grocery shopping done on Saturday when [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]

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]

Roasted Vegetables with Black Beans

Before we get into my new favorite lunch recipe let’s talk a bit about yesterday. Food I started my day off by sleeping in until 9:30am which felt glorious and then “indulged” in a delicious breakfast. I had two Trader Joe’s Frozen Blueberry Waffles topped with light syrup and fresh blueberries.  On the side I [Read On]

Goals for the Week {3/31/14}

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 Get Serious – I spent the last week mentally preparing for the start of training which started today (March 31st), so this one gets a [Read On]

The “Yes” Mentality

So, I have a big subject (for me) to discuss today but before we get into that let’s talk about some food from the day… Food For breakfast I had some Overnight Oats topped with extra unsweetened vanilla almond milk and fresh berries. Lunch consisted of roasted vegetables (zucchini, butternut squash, green and red peppers, [Read On]