Havin’ a Summah!

The first half of the day was very productive!  After taking Sarah (the girl I nanny for) to volleyball camp.  I came back to the house to walk Bella.  I swear, the houses around here are just so … [Continue reading]

Coffee Makes Me Happy

Good Morning! Last night, I had planned to work out this morning before starting my day (it's like my morning cup of coffee), but I was upset (upset is a strong word to use) because I was going to … [Continue reading]

Eggplant Parm…Saucy

Tonight, I taught Core Intensity with this workout: Core Intensity We completed the routine in 30 minutes Abs (30 seconds per circuit with 10 jumping jacks between each station, repeat for a total … [Continue reading]

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]