I guess it’s time to confess admit to you how I spend my mornings. With coffee in hand, I browse lots of my favorite blogs learning new recipes, getting inspired by some fab athletes, catching up with the latest and greatest or simply stalking other bloggers on how spend their time. Here are a few […]
So you think you don’t have time? Think again. Today is No Excuse Day! Give up 10 minutes of your time today to do something healthy for yourself. You’re worth it. Here are 10 quick moves that burn at least 100 calories each.
This is a post that’s been growing in my mind for a while now and I finally decided to post it. I suppose when I first starting thinking about it, it didn’t seem to be *that* important. But as I’m more and more active on different social networking sites, the importance factor has gone up. […]
Today’s lunch celebrated all things green! I reverted back to my original smoothie recipe of soy milk, 1 banana, a handful of spinach and 2 scoops of vanilla protein powder (I’m a creature of habit) and I gotta admit, it’s my favorite. I did, however, add an extra special ingredient today that made it taste even better.
Sharing my day with you. Breakfast was typical: Oatmeal with dried cranberries, a dollop of peanut butter and brown sugar topped with pumpkin seeds (pumpkin seeds are high in protein). Shelby, Aunt Paula and I went bridesmaid dress shopping for Aunt Paula’s wedding next Spring. While Aunt Paula was getting fitted for her bridal gown, […]
Celebrating Fall with pumpkin! I luvvv Fall weather, cooler mornings and cool days. There’s nothing better than open windows and fresh air breezing through the house. And because I’m in the Fall mood, I’m adding pumpkin to some of my favorite foods today.
I set out for another run over the weekend. But this time it was different. I left my Garmin at home, put a compression sleeve on my right knee and hoped for the best. But the biggest change I had is that I had no expectations. I set no standard. No worries about distance; I simply wanted […]
I’m so thankful to have today to catch up on my long to-do list that some how accumulates when I’m gone. Crazy how that happens!?? Anyway….lots of email, housecleaning, laundry and of course, blogging. For obvious reasons, we put off Saturday’s run until Sunday instead. And what should have been a 9-miler turned out to […]
I am a runner, personal trainer, coffee drinking, hot flashing 40 something year old. I blog about nutrition, health & fitness, recipes, quirky stories about my family and more. If you're interested, grab your own cup of coffee and stay a while, but consider yourself warned.