Nashville Recap

After finally packing (that is al that Brian and I took!!) we finally hit the road. We made a quick pit-stop for dinner at O'Charley's.  It was kind of nostalgic for me to be there because I used to work at an O'Charley's (or O'Chux as we called … [Read more...]

Last Day of Summer

Today was the official last day of nannying and the official last day of my group fitness classes at Butler, and I must say that I couldn't have asked for a better day! We started off the day with an early lunch to Qdoba. When I was asking the kids … [Read more...]

Family Reunion Weekend Update

Warning:  This post is going to be a long one :)   Heading to Michigan After finally packing, Brian and I hit the road to Fort Wayne to drop my car off at home, and then all the way to Michigan. I packed some healthy snacks for the road … [Read more...]

Sushi on the Rocks

Before I left for work, I had a lunch of what I like to call a sampler plate.  On today's plate was a slice of tomato, cucumber, celery, carrots, 2 garlic stuffed olives, and 3 little date treats made of dates cut down the middle stuffed with peanut … [Read more...]

It’s a Lia Sophia Party!

Because I am having a group of friends over this evening for a Lia Sophia party, I spent a good portion of the morning cleaning up the apartment.  We have white cabinets in our kitchen that were looking a little bit dingy, so Brian went out and got a … [Read more...]


First stop today was Good Earth Natural Foods in a little area of Indianapolis called Broad Ripple.  I love buying items on my grocery list here that are unique, natural, and whole.  Today I purchased dates, carrots, apples, tofu, almonds, peanuts, … [Read more...]

Crossing things Off

Somedays, I am hungrier than other days.  Today was a hungry day, and I have no idea why.  So at 10:45am I made myself a salad for lunch. This salad included broccoli, pepperoncini, kidney beans, black beans, carrots, celery, red bell pepper, … [Read more...]

Havin’ a Summah!

The first half of the day was very productive!  After taking Sarah (the girl I nanny for) to volleyball camp.  I came back to the house to walk Bella.  I swear, the houses around here are just so homey, gorgeous, welcoming, interesting, unique, i … [Read more...]

Summer Day Kickin’ it by the Pool

Sarah and Jeremy (the kids I nanny for) granted my wish and wanted to go to the pool today!  It was sooo hot, so I cooled off with a game of Marco Polo.  I forgot how fun that game was! We met up with one of my friends who nannies for two little … [Read more...]

Beautiful Summer Salad on A Beautiful Summer Night

Thursdays are the night that I teach spin class, and although there were only two people in class tonight (I think everyone got an early start on the 4th of July festivities!)  we still had a great workout!  Here is what we did: Cycle 45 Warm Up 5 … [Read more...]