I Like It


I think that today was probably the first time I’ve worked out past noon in over four months. This reminded me of one major thing…I don’t miss it one bit! Due to my late night last night, I decided to forego my morning workout and pushed it back to when I got home from work….

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My Fives

Over the past week or so, I’ve seen a fun little survey posted a few different times on Julie, Cait and Chelsey’s blogs. I’m also stealing the survey today because I could not, for the life of me, come up with a Fashion Friday post, and I thought that this would be a lot more…

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NASM Personal Training Questions

All of the answers to your NASM personal training questions Recently, I’ve gotten a number of emails and/or comments from many of you inquiring about my journey to become a certified personal trainer. First off, I love hearing about all of your stories and your curiosity about the field of personal training. It seems like…

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Apple Cider Cupcakes with Apple Cider Cream Cheese Frosting


Alright. It’s time to switch things up a bit around here. It’s no secret that one of my favorite parts about fall is the abundance of pumpkin. It gives me the perfect excuse to just go nuts with pumpkin everything… Pumpkin Oats… Pumpkin Black Bean Soup… Pumpkin beer… Pumpkin Coffee… Pumpkin bagels… Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes……

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Free Ice Cream


After spending about three hours studying at Starbucks this afternoon, I finally made my way home. Right before I left, I got a text message from Jay asking if I’d be able to stop and pick up a quick pick lotto ticket for tonight’s lotto drawing (hey, a dollar and a dream, right?) so I…

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I Know I’m Not Alone


I have been on the GO all afternoon! I had quite a few things that needed taking care of this afternoon, but luckily, I knew this ahead of time and ventured out well prepared. I packed myself a “Monday Usual” which is pretty much the same lunch that I used to eat every.single.day. I’m glad…

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I Made An Exception


Yesterday afternoon while I was grocery shopping, I came across a very exciting little item. I first saw Monica mention these, and then Shayla teased me with them. So when I saw them sitting on the shelf yesterday at my grocery store, I had no choice but to bring ‘em home with me… Thomas’ Limited…

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Even Better Than The Last


You know what’s a total bummer? When you set out to find something you’re looking for and you have no such luck. Yep…guess who doesn’t have any new dumbbells or sneakers yet? *raises hand* – “Meeeeee!” Ahh well. I only went to one store, and it was my own fault that I didn’t feel like…

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