National Banana Bread Day Celebration!

I did something last night that I have been wanting to do for so long. Brian and I got our dinner from the food bars at Whole Foods! Brian had his meal from the hot food bar, I got mine from the cold food bar. I built a large salad of romaine, … [Read more...]

High Protein Banana Muffins and My New Spin Playlist

Last night, I made a pretty big accomplishment.... I took the pit out of an avocado...with just a knife for the first time EVER! Now, don't get me wrong, as I have tried and failed many times before.  Seriously, it felt great to do that!! Brian and … [Read more...]

Pre-Cardio Interval Snack

Good Morning! Today is day number 2 on the job, and I am really looking forward to it.  The hotel offers complimentary breakfast to our guests, and one of my supervisors suggested that I eat breakfast there today.  It should be fun!  At least I know … [Read more...]

I Found My Inspiration

Last night after Body Pump, I was parched, but I could not find my water bottle anywhere...luckily I have a backup.  When I got in the car to head to the gym to teach this morning, I figured out where I left my bottle... I would rather be safe than … [Read more...]

Once in a Lifetime View

Happy Monday morning! After a restless night's sleep, I started off the morning with a bowl of overnight oats.   I topped the oats with 1/3 of a frozen banana and a teaspoon of peanut butter.  I love overnight oats because they have serious … [Read more...]

Hunger Games Obsessed

Last night, Brian and I stayed up a little later than planned reading The Hunger Games.  I feel like everyone I know has already finished to book, and if we didn't have to sleep last night we could have easily finished the story. My sister is also a … [Read more...]

Full Of Emotion

Tomorrow at 3:55pm, I will have boarded my flight and will officially be on my way to London.     source I can’t believe how fast it has come!  All sorts of emotions are mixing around in my head making it hard to decipher what is actually … [Read more...]

My Last…

I finished packing up everything for my big adventure, and then odds and ends (3 tubs worth!) to take back to my parents house in Fort Wayne.  I did have a little help from these... If you haven't tried Space Bags, then I highly recommend them!  Not … [Read more...]

What’s Up This Weekend?!

It's Friday!   I just love the start of the weekend, even if I don't have anything special going on.  Everyone just seems a little happier, a little less stressed, and a little more relaxed about things.   I started off my Friday … [Read more...]

Not Expecting Autumn

After seeing the beautiful weather outside the past couple of days, I just had to lace up the running shoes and get out there!  The highs in the afternoon have been in the 80s, but in the morning the weather has been in the 40s and 50s.  So cold that … [Read more...]