Staying Cool in the Heat of Summer

It is the middle of summer, and it feels like it!  Even though it is partly cloudy, the temperature is 93 degrees and the humidity is high.  I went for my run this morning thinking it would be cooler … [Continue reading]

Banana Bread

Yesterday, I made some delicious banana bread!  It is moist and very banana-y I used this recipe and adapted it slightly.  I love the "healthified" recipe section on eatbetteramerica.com because … [Continue reading]

Bachelorette and an Easy Night In

Today, we fit helmets at a 4-H fair, which is an organization for youth focusing on Heart, Hands, Head, and Health.  The kids taught me that today.  Many of the children show animals such as rabbits, … [Continue reading]

Unpredictable Schedule

It is Monday!  I started the day off by sleeping 30 minutes past my alarm.  Lately, I have been sleeping past my alarm and I think it has to do with the fact that my schedule this summer has been so … [Continue reading]

Food that Comforts

This evening has been nice and relaxing, which is just what I needed after a busy work week.  For dinner, I was really in the mood for some easy comfort food.  I decided on pasta!  I love using Al … [Continue reading]

“Guy Food” Series

Brian and I went out last night for a bar crawl with his dental school called the "Cuspid Crawl."  Unfortunately, after church I was feeling less than great, and had to take a nap as soon as we got … [Continue reading]

Productivity at its Finest

Today is going to be my productive day.  After working with bicycle helmets all day yesterday, I came home to have a salad bar all set up for dinner and ready to eat! (Thanks Brian)  It was delicious … [Continue reading]

Busy as a Beaver

These past two days have left me in a whirlwind!! So much has happened and I have neglected to share any of it with you. On Thursday night after teaching spin(I'll give you the workout later), Brian, … [Continue reading]

Cauldron Cakes

Last night was fun and late and I have lots to update you with, but for now I will leave you with this... Cauldron Cakes (adapted from Cook Like a Champion) Ingredients for Cupcakes: 8 tablespoons … [Continue reading]

Happy Harry Potter Day!

This morning, I woke up late because I (again) went to bed later than planned so I made a smoothie to-go this morning to drink in the car. In the smoothie: 2/3 banana 1/2 cup strawberry 1/2 cup … [Continue reading]