November 2012

A Hot Date

by Courtney on November 30, 2012


Well, considering the fact that my motivation today is about a two on a scale of 1-10, I’ve actually gotten quite a bit more done than I expected. Props to me! I spent most of the morning working on a few training plans, following up on some emails and personal stuff, and organizing a bit […]


I Broke the Streak

by Courtney on November 30, 2012


Hey hey! Have you signed up for the 2012 Closeout Workout Challenge yet? We get started TOMORROW!! Okay, so two nights in a row of delicious dinners not made by me? Talk about being on cloud niiiiine. Jay and I spent the evening last night over at Sarah and Jeff’s house having lots of good […]


Lesson Learned: Always Replenish the Purse Snacks

by Courtney on November 29, 2012


Wooo Hooo!! We’ve got over 200 participants in the 2012 Closeout Workout Challenge so far! I loooove it. Just a quick heads up for those of you already signed up (or thinking about it!)…we’ve now got the official hashtag for this challenge: #closeoutworkout. So use it all during the challenge, or even before the challenge…hey, […]


Made Like a Pig

by Courtney on November 29, 2012


Eeeeeep! I’m so psyched to see that so many of you have already decided to join in on the 2012 Closeout Workout Challenge! It’s going to be so darn fun to see how everyone’s doing and have the support to keep us going. If you missed the challenge post yesterday, check out this post for […]


Illustrated Look-Alike Character Giveaway {CLOSED}

by Courtney on November 28, 2012


So a couple of weeks ago, I found an adorable little cartoon waiting for me in my inbox. Look…it’s meeeee. Most of all, I love how there’s a cupcake involved. Laura of sent it to me and we got to talking a bit about her design work. I mean, have you guys seen some […]


A Fun and Exciting Workout Challenge

by Courtney on November 28, 2012


It’s days like today when I’m glad I have more to talk about then just food. Want to know why? Well, because today’s breakfast was the same as yesterday… Ok, I guess they’re kinda different, but still. I had a couple errands to run this morning and snacked on a cranberry SOYJOY bar while I […]


WIAW Is Back!

by Courtney on November 28, 2012

Hey, hey! Look who’s jumping back into the WIAW party! I couldn’t believe that the last time I did a WIAW was back in May?!? I’ve been wanting to put together a WIAW for a while now, but I usually tend to share my food too quickly. But since I didn’t really get a chance […]


Pumpkin Spice Cake Roll

by Courtney on November 27, 2012


I know some of you have been waiting for this! And with good reason…as soon as I took the first bite out of this thing, I knew it was going to get added to the rotation of regular holiday treats. It’s just so good. I know I mentioned the thing before about being afraid of […]



by Courtney on November 27, 2012


Hello! Good morning! How’s everyone doing this morning? So last night I cooked up a new-to-us dinner, and WOW. That ish was spicyyyy. I ended up buying a package of the new Campbell’s Skillet Sauces on Sunday, since I had a coupon and it was only going to cost me like, a buck. I picked […]


What Our Car Ride with Cody Sounds Like

by Courtney on November 26, 2012

Good news! I survived the trip to the vet this morning AND Cody got a clean bill of health. The vet said that the spots on his eyes haven’t gotten any bigger at all, and she also said that he probably can’t even tell they’re there. Now let’s just hope that they stay that way […]