Homemade Protein Bars and Bowling

When we arrived home from playing with puppies, I was in the mood to whip up a new and tasty snack: Homemade Protein Bars.  I found some recipes on Jamie Eason's web site and had been wanting to try them for a while now, but since I had no kitchen on … [Read more...]

Breakfast Before or After?

Good Morning! This Morning, I woke up bright and early (well it was actually still dark out) to go to Body Pump. Today, I had my favorite instructor who is great at motivating and pushing everyone to their limit! After Body Pump, I came home and … [Read more...]


Today is officially race day! I went to bed early last night because I wanted rest and I knew that I would be anxious and would have a difficult time getting adequate sleep in.  Waking up a couple of times throughout the night didn't stop me from … [Read more...]

2 Month Blogiversary Giveaway!

Good Friday morning friends! Today is officially the two month anniversary of my blog.  I wanted to do something special and fun for you in honor of this monumental (well to me ;) ) day, and hosting my first giveaway seemed like the perfect … [Read more...]

Camera Issues

Hello!   I did not post this morning because I literally woke up at 3:55am (ahhh!) so that I could drive back to Indianapolis to work.  I tried to document my breakfast, but when I turned on my camera it made a weird buzzing noise and the lens … [Read more...]

In the Double Digits

This morning, I woke up with the crickets and got ready for my longest run yet. I started with a bowl of oatmeal with peanut butter and banana...it kind of tasted like peanut butter cookie dough! The oats will be great for giving me long and … [Read more...]

State Fair First Timer

Good Friday Morning! I had been eyeing a breakfast recipe from Chocolate Covered Katie the past couple of days.  It even inspired me to buy some nectarines while at the grocery store on Monday.  The nectarines were finally ready this morning, so … [Read more...]

8 mile (not the eminem movie)

Breakfast this morning was created with the help of a running advice blog.  I just happened to stumble on this blog this morning and it not only has nutrition advice, but it has advice about everything running...I know what I'll be reading in my … [Read more...]

Hit the Road Jack

I started the day off with another bowl of overnight oats.  Today, they really reminded me of peanut butter oatmeal cookie dough :)  Who wouldn't want cookie dough for breakfast! I then did a series of workouts from Self.com since it was dark and … [Read more...]

Steel Cut Oats are Not Quick Cooking Oats

Good Morning!  I love Thursdays because it is almost the weekend, and I get to teach spin :) I woke up suuuuper early today, and I actually had a hard time sleeping last night so I did not feel very refreshed.  However, I was ready for breakfast when … [Read more...]