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!
Good morning! The weather is chilly, the leaves are falling, and everyone is decorating for Christmas! I love this time of year. Even though work has been CRAZY, I am trying to enjoy every minute I have at home, and really stay on top of working out. It's been hard with all of the delicious … Continue reading Christmas & Vacation Prep!
It's been rainy and cool the last few days. Perfect for staying in, cuddling up on the couch with some snacks, and watching a good movie. I've been craving Cheez-its recently. Before Celiac, they were definitely one of my go to snacks. Salty, cheesy, crunchy, what's not to love?!? While contemplating how to make these … Continue reading Homemade Gluten Free Cheez-its!
Happy November Everyone! This year is flying by. I can't believe Halloween has come and gone. October was definitely the a month that disappeared quickly. Before diving in to holiday prep and recipes, I wanted to recap all about my Halloween traditions. Mondays are rough. Coffee makes it so much better! I started my day … Continue reading Halloween Traditions!
Happy Monday Friends! The weather has finally provided us some fall temps here in Dallas. Mid 60's, rainy, and perfect for enjoying my coffee and gluten free pumpkin bread this morning. I had an incredibly busy weekend. I worked all Friday night and Saturday night (yay fall semester!), so I was super excited to take … Continue reading Fall FabFitFun Box, Chili, and Blackberry Cocktails!
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!
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 poured … 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!