Circle of Lights Performance Recap

Get ready for a photo heavy post! This past Friday, Ryan and I performed at the 51st Annual Circle of Lights annual lighting ceremony at Monument Circle. The entire experience was absolutely amazing, and  I am so thankful I had the opportunity … [Read more...]

Kick Off to the Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing at the Rochford's, and I am so happy about it! To wrap up my November Breakfast Challenge, I enjoyed a delicious bowl of pumpkin and cranberry oats with egg whites for some protein and a dollop of peanut butter … [Read more...]

Final Auditions on TV TONIGHT!

All the way back in September, Ryan and and I auditioned to sing at the Indianapolis Circle of Lights holiday lighting ceremony. Shortly after those auditions, we found out that out of 150 groups that auditioned we made it to the top 8 for the … [Read more...]

Motus Dance in Indianapolis

A few weeks back the Artistic Director and a dance enthusiast and marketing guru reached out to me asking if I was interested in learning more about Motus Dance.   Motus Dance is a modern dance studio in the downtown Indianapolis … [Read more...]

Monumental Half Marathon 2013

If you have been following the blog for the past couple of months, you know that I have been training for the Indianapolis Monumental Half Marathon.  This was my fifth half marathon, so I wasn't just training to complete the race I was actually … [Read more...]

I Made it to the Semi-Finals!

Yesterday started with a can of hairspray.... Remember a couple of weeks ago when Ryan (a friend from Brian's dental school class) and I auditioned to perform at the Circle of Lights Talent Search? We made it to the final round of … [Read more...]

October Date Night (or day…)

Sunday, I treated Brian to his October date night (even though it wasn't night)! It's hard to believe that there are only two more surprises left in our date night box, but we have enjoyed every single minute of date time. If you are new to … [Read more...]

I Understand All the Hype About Bakersfield!

I finally know what all of the hype is about! Last night, Brian and I met with some friends for dinner at a nearby, local restaurant called Bakersfield. Because this restaurant is very close to where Brian and I live, we often walk by on … [Read more...]

Wedding Recap: The Ceremony

After all of our fun pictures and formal family photos were complete, it was finally time to prepare for the ceremony. We anxiously waited for all of the guests to arrive in a small holding area in the foyer of the church.  We tried to stay … [Read more...]

Wedding Recap: Our First Look

After spending the morning getting ready for the wedding day, I was filled with excitement as I could not wait to see Brian. The girls and I loaded up into the elevator to meet up with the boys and so Brian and I could have our "first … [Read more...]