Guest Post: Healthy and Easy Desserts

Happy Wednesday, friends! Brian and I are still honeymooning away, so I have another guest post for you today.  Today's guest post about Healthy and Easy Desserts comes from the amazing Anne of fANNEtastic food!  I have been reading Anne's blog … [Read more...]

March Date Night

Brian and I had our special date night this past Friday. This year, Brian's Christmas gift was 12 pre-planned and pre-paid dates.  There is a special envelope for each month with the details of the date inside, and at the beginning of each month … [Read more...]

Healthy Shamrock Shake?!

I am just popping in for a quick "hello!" today. Brian and I have been busy the past couple of days and there is a lot to share, but you will just have to wait until next week to find out about what we have been up to! ;) Here are some … [Read more...]

Sentimental vs Practical

Happy belated Valentine's Day friends!  I hope that the day was filled with love, happiness, and a little treat (whatever that may be to you!) for each and every one of you :)  Brian and I had an amazing Valentine's Day, as this was our last … [Read more...]

Healthy Date Night Dinner 2: Baked Cod Parmesan and Cookie Sundaes

Yesterday, I told you that one of my favorite things to do for a date night is to cook a tasty meal together that seems somewhat "fancy."  Well, I couldn't just leave you with one date night meal...so here is another healthier date night option: … [Read more...]

Healthy Date Night Dinner: Portabella Pizzas and Black Bean Brownies

February is in full swing, and I can't believe that Valentine's Day is NEXT WEEK! Now, I know some of you don't really care for Valentine's Day, or don't consider it a "real" holiday, but I think it is a great day to remind yourself of the ones … [Read more...]

Hitting the Books Hard

Happy Monday! My weekend was spent with a stack of books.  This upcoming weekend, I will be attending AFAA's Primary Group Fitness Certification Workshop, and I needed to hit the books hard before the actual workshop arrived. After teaching my … [Read more...]

Peppermint Puppy Chow

I have been doing a LOT of baking these past couple of weeks... I have been organizing a cookie exchange at work, making treats for friends and family, and last minute I found out that TODAY we have a pot luck at work.  Luckily, when my mom … [Read more...]

Making Up for Lost Time with Mini Pumpkin Pies

This year, I am going to have four Thanksgiving dinners!  One for each hotel that I work at, one at our quarterly sales meeting tomorrow, and one that is home cooked by Brian's dad. I guess you could say that I am making up for lost time, because … [Read more...]

A Year Ago Today…Homecoming

A year ago today, I was preparing to fly across the world to work on board a cruise ship as the Fitness Director. I honestly have to say that this has been the fastest year ever.  I have had so many experiences, have traveled to London, Japan, … [Read more...]