Random Eats, Interesting Workout, and a Surprise!

Good morning!! This week is moving along nice and speedy...just how I prefer, since Brian and I are literally counting down the seconds until we leave for our honeymoon on Saturday morning. Food around the Rochford house (still feels a bit … [Read more...]

3 Ingredient Energy Bars

I can't believe that it is already Wednesday!  I guess that is what having an amazingly fun weekend and then taking the following Monday off of work will do to ya... On that note, yesterday's breakfast was simple but 100% delicious. Breakfast … [Read more...]

Checking Things Off the Wedding To-Do List

I feel like I have been checking wedding tasks off of the to-do list left and right lately! Yesterday, I spent my lunch break at Kinkos printing signage and table numbers for our wedding.  Seeing everything in print really made the wedding feel … [Read more...]

Meal Inspiration Plus H.I.T.

Head on over to the NIFS blog to check out my Springtime Carrot Spice Muffin Recipe!  These little muffins are addicting and delicious :) ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Whenever I … [Read more...]

Out of My Food Rut!

Recently, I mentioned that I was in a bit of a food rut. All of my meals were looking the same, tasting the same, and were getting a bit boring.  I missed the experimentation and process of actually cooking rather than throwing something in the … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Recipe Roundup

A very delicious package showed up at my door this week... The team at Krema Nut Company reached out to me when I announced that I was giving up peanut butter (and all nut butters) for the 40 days and 40 nights of Lent this year.  They were kind … [Read more...]

Maintaining Healthy Eating During a Busy Week

This week has been one of those weeks when every single meal I eat is "on the go" or "at my desk."  These kind of weeks can get a bit old really fast simply because I truly enjoy cooking a meal, sitting at the table, and savoring each bite, but … [Read more...]

Something New…

Happy Hump Day! I always love Wednesdays because we are half way through the week, and almost to the weekend. **Thank you to everyone who has entered yesterday's One Year contest!! If you haven't had a chance to enter yet, you have until … [Read more...]

Tom-ay-to, Tom-ah-to

Yesterday was the first real day of training.  We wore our uniforms, learned our first speech, and worked a little bit with the "upper weeks" (the people who have already been here three weeks). I will be wearing that little outfit for the next … [Read more...]