October 2012

Celebrate National Pumpkin Day!

by Courtney on October 26, 2012

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Holy crap. Do you guys even KNOW what today is??? I don’t know how I almost let this one slip through the cracks. I mean, c’mon… source Ohhhh, how I love me some pumpkin. And just in case you’re as obnoxious about it as I am, here’s a few recipes you may just want to […]

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More Homemade Soup and Bread–Italian Style

by Courtney on October 26, 2012

Ohhhhhhh, boy oh boy oh boy oh boy. Do I have lots of yummy food (and recipes!) to share with you this morning. And if you follow me on Instagram, then you probably already know what I’m talking about. Last night, I set out to make some homemade soup and bread. I’m sort of a […]

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Quick & Killer Bodyweight Circuit

by Courtney on October 25, 2012

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I’ve got a super fun workout to share with you guys today! But first… You guys may remember that I’m partnering up with GNC for their fall/winter campaign. This month (just as I did last month), I wanted to give you guys a couple quick updates on what I’m taking these days, how things are […]

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Childhood Memories

by Courtney on October 25, 2012

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Sangria on a Wednesday night while catching up with two friends I haven’t seen in, umm, forever?  Yes, please! Also, please notice the broken chips on the table there…that would be my bad. But anyway…so yesterday evening, I headed out to meet up with my friends Gabby and Wendy for some Mexican and lots of […]

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How Could You?

by Courtney on October 24, 2012

Alright, my friends. I’ve got a bone to pick with you… Remember a few weeks ago when I went all buck wild on the pumpkin shopping spree? Well…how could you all let me forget that I still had THIS in my house, just waiting to be devoured?? It’s a travesty. By the time lunch rolled […]

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Meals That Don’t Make The Blog

by Courtney on October 24, 2012

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Alright, so last night’s dinner was sort of lame – Jay had to work late so it was a simple sliced deli chicken wrap with avocado – BUT, I had had another dinner that I’ve been meaning to share with you guys for over a week now. Most of the time, I wind up photographing […]

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A Lengthy HA Update…Grab a Seat

by Courtney on October 23, 2012

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A good workout and a great lunch are in the books for today! Mid-morning, I headed down to the basement for a little cardio. Yesterday’s workout included 30 minutes of walking + 20 minutes of yoga, so I had actually planned on doing a bit of strength training today; but when it came down to […]

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Let Me Tell You a Little Story…

by Courtney on October 23, 2012

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…about what happens when you get lazy. I had grand plans for dinner last night. I had bought a head of cauliflower at the store last week with all intentions of making some sort of mashed concoction with it. I’d read recipes, seen photos, and was pumped to give ‘em a shot; especially since I’d […]

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A Sweet and Salty Salad You Must Try

by Courtney on October 22, 2012

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Well, I went and got my camera back from my parents’ house this morning, so even though it’s old news, here’s a few pics from the day. Plenty of Jets fan gear all around, as if you didn’t already notice. My mom put out a great spread of food…I contributed the beer bread you see […]

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Yoga Challenge, Week 3

by Courtney on October 22, 2012

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Good morning, friends! How was the weekend? Not too many recaps to catch up on over here… Impromptu 4th Annual Fall Festival Things Making Me Smile This Week {10/20} I would have actually had another recap for you from last night but, alas, I left my camera over at my parents’ house. Of course. It […]

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