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...]

My First Experience With The Dailey Method

Breakfast today was a delicious bowl of overnight oats topped with banana. I happily enjoyed these oats, at home, in front of my computer.  Tonight is my long run night for the NIFS Mini Marathon Training Program, so there was no need for me to … [Read more...]

Indianapolis Restaurant: Oakleys Bistro

Last week, Brian and I headed to Oakleys Bistro to taste some of their popular small plates for a project that I was working on at work. Oakleys Bistro is an upscale, local Indianapolis restaurant on the Northwest side of the city.  Not too far … [Read more...]

Barcelona Tapas

On Saturday night, we went out to dinner with my mom before she headed back home to Fort Wayne.  Because she was the guest of honor, we decided to let her pick our place to dine. She did a great job by selecting Barcelona Tapas. Barcelona Tapas … [Read more...]

My First Official WOD at Crossfit Naptown

Last night, I completed my first "official" crossfit WOD (Workout of the Day) at Crossfit Naptown in downtown Indianapolis. Crossfit Naptown offers a free introductory class every Thursday at 6pm for people like me, who are brand new to crossfit. … [Read more...]

Santorini Greek Kitchen

Tuesday night, Brian and I celebrated his dad's 60th birthday with his family at a delicious Indianapolis restaurant: Santorini Greek Kitchen! Santorini Greek Kitchen is located in a cute neighborhood in the downtown Indy area called Fountain … [Read more...]

Indy Mini-Marathon Training Program

It is that time again.... Half marathon training time! Today marks the first official day in my training program for the Indianapolis Mini-Marathon.  I have trained for three other half marathons on my own in the past and created my own … [Read more...]

Weird Start to the Day

Good morning, and happy Saturday friends! I woke up this morning craving one thing and one thing only...peanut butter.  Geez, I feel like I can't get enough of this stuff lately!  I satisfied my craving with a couple of peanut butter fingers … [Read more...]

Climb Time Indy Indoor Rock Climbing

When I woke up this morning, I was really in the mood for a veggie egg scramble, but when I opened up the fridge I remembered that Brian and I finished off the eggs yesterday. Plan oatmeal.  It has been a while since I had hot oatmeal, so I … [Read more...]

Indianapolis Holiday Weekend Part 2: Shopping on Mass Ave, Iaria’s and the Yuletide Celebration

Hello friends!  Thank you for being patient with me this week.  The blog has had some issues on the back end and we are working hard to fix them.  Keep checking back for updates, but this time next week everything should be … [Read more...]