Life

Holiday highs and lows

So here we are, December 30th. It’s hard to believe that tomorrow marks the end of 2014. I am left reflecting on the good things, the bad things, and the many accomplishments and changes that I have experienced this year. But, that is a post for a different day (like January 1st – stay tuned!).… Continue reading Holiday highs and lows

Life

Holiday Treats

This week has been a whirlwind. It is amazing how fast the week before Christmas flies by. I have only finished 50% of my shopping. Thankfully, we don't celebrate our family (with parents, siblings, etc) until New Year's so I still have some time AND I will benefit from the fantastic after Christmas sales. I… Continue reading Holiday Treats

Food

Sunday Fun – MEAL PREP!

Today started out at the gym, Sundays are leg days – deadlifting, squats, hamstring curls and leg extensions. This all seemed like a great idea at the time. Today, I deadlifted 150lbs (more than my body weight!) and squatted 65lbs. I felt great…. Until I got home and sat down! As much as I wanted… Continue reading Sunday Fun – MEAL PREP!

Food

I <3 Saturdays

There is a certain peacefulness that I feel on Saturdays. It is the one day of the week that I get to sleep as late as I want, get up and do what I want to do in the morning. I don’t have to go to work, I don’t have any set plans for Saturday… Continue reading I ❤ Saturdays

Fitness

Just Checkin’ In

It's a good thing I am not trying to keep up with Daily blogs anymore, because I am off track! I have been a little MIA lately without much time to blog. The last week or two have been full of long days at work and studying at night for finals. I'm looking forward to… Continue reading Just Checkin’ In

Fitness

Family + Fitness

Sorry in advance for the longest blog I have ever written. I was feeling extra motivated and the words just started pouring out much like my sweat did when I was running three miles this evening, thinking about writing this post. I'm sure that I have mentioned it before, maybe a million times, my husband… Continue reading Family + Fitness