There's something about the weather getting warmer, and the days getting longer, that always gives me a sense of renewal. For me, spring means a time to organize, clean, renew my commitment to healthy eating and fitness, and reassess my goals for the year. Cleaning up the house... A week ago, I made a HUGE spring … Continue reading Spring State of Mind
Happy Tuesday! First, how is it February already??!?! Second, it's supposed to be in the 80's here today, so it definitely won't feel like February. I've worked the last 3 weekends in a row, so to say I've been busy would be an understatement. I'm planning on spending my three day weekend this week relaxing, … Continue reading Catching Up: Gluten Free Eats & Travels
Welcome 2017! I for one am happy that 2016 has come and gone. It was a busy year full of some really great memories, but also some really trying times. I am finally back at work from a nice long two-week break. Our vacation to St. Lucia was amazing. I can't wait to share pictures … Continue reading Happy New Year!- Christmas Recap, Goals, and 6 Weeks of Fitness and Clean Eating!
Happy Monday! I am feeling relaxed and rejuvenated from my trip to Denver this past weekend. We were celebrating my husband's 30th birthday and enjoying some real fall weather! We arrived Thursday evening and headed straight to our super cool hotel, The Crawford. The Crawford hotel is connected to Union Station, the hub for the … Continue reading Gluten Free in Denver Part 1: Pancakes, Mountains, and Burgers (all Gluten Free!)
Hi Everyone! I'm in a great mood because in just a couple days I will be heading to Denver for a last minute decision trip. Nick's 30th birthday is coming up and we wanted to do something special. We were also ready to get out of the Texas heat. It has somehow crept back up … Continue reading Octoberfest, Month Fitness Challenge, & Packing
Yay Friday! This has been one very long week. I'm looking forward to an easy weekend spent with family and enjoying the gorgeous weather here! By Tuesday of this week, I had a killer sweet tooth and needed something I could whip up quickly. I'm all about copycat recipes now. I love to find a … Continue reading Gluten Free Cake Batter Blondies!
When I start thinking about the cooler temps, I automatically think about getting back outside for longer runs. It's officially race season! As I start thinking about which 5K I want to sign up for this fall, here are a few things I use to get me race ready! RunOn! Race Calendar- This is basically a … Continue reading Fall is for 5K’s!
Happy Pre-Friday friends! This is my last slow week at work before all the students arrive. I've done all I can to prep: the house is clean and organized, I'll be meal prepping this weekend, and I did some pampering with a mani-pedi. Now we wait... I spent this past weekend doing some last minute … Continue reading Lazy Weekend: Coffee, Walks, & Waffles!
Do you feel that? It's the creeping of the new school year on us! As someone who works at a university, August always brings that feeling of "oh crap, I have so much left I wanted to do and 2 weeks to do it"! It's not a great one. School officially starts on August 22nd, … Continue reading It’s Go Time! Fall is coming.
Hi Everyone! Boy am I glad it's Friday. I got back from my Florida trip on Tuesday night and had to be at work Wednesday morning. It's been a struggle! I wanted to share everything from my trip before the weekend. Prepare for a long recap post =). I flew out Saturday afternoon with my … Continue reading Gluten Free in Florida: sun, beach, and yummy eats