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
I had off work this past Friday. My only plans were to mow the lawn, maybe do some cleaning, and relax. It started pouring about 9am, right as I had just finished mowing the front yard. I gave in to not mowing the back in the rain and came inside. I quickly showered and… Continue reading Weekend Recap: Farmer’s Market, Meal Prep, and Organizing Part 2!
I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I took it easy this weekend, spent a lot of time at home relaxing, and did some serious deep cleaning! On Friday night, Nick and I headed to the Ranger's game. We usually try to go to at least once a season. They are so fun, and… Continue reading Weekend Recap: Baseball, Cleaning, & Snap Kitchen!
I'm finally settling back in the the swing of things... The drive back from Ruidoso, New Mexico took 9 full hours, and with a panting dog in the back seat, I was ready to be home! Nick and I spent the rest of our time on the trip exploring hiking trails around the mountains. Peanut… Continue reading Gluten Free Adventures: New Mexico Part 2!
I'm blogging live from Ruidoso, New Mexico! On Saturday, Nick, Peanut, and I got up early and started the 9 hour drive west to New Mexico. It was hot and tiring, but our reward was arriving in a beautiful mountain oasis that was cooler and less humid than Dallas. Peanut was NOT happy about the… Continue reading Gluten Free Adventures in Ruidoso, New Mexico!
I just finished that last few days of week 8, meaning for the past eight weeks I have been working out daily, eating clean (99% of the time), and gaining a new perspective into the healthy lifestyle! I am so proud that I actually stayed with the program for the full 8 weeks! The Tone… Continue reading Bikini Challenge Week 7 & 8 Recap!