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Floor Renovation

Floor Renovation

Finally getting around to posting the floor renovation before and after photos!!  A little background: we moved into this house almost 3 years ago. It is a fairly new house but the previous owners left in a hurry under not so great circumstances (divorce we […]

My thoughts on Intermittent Fasting and why I’m done with it!

My thoughts on Intermittent Fasting and why I’m done with it!

First I have to say sorry it’s been so long since my last post. August was a busy month! I’m not a very good blogger. I suppose I could just write about my daily happenings but I feel as if I’m not that interesting. Maybe […]

Pizza Pasta Salad

Pizza Pasta Salad

My mom used to make this pizza pasta salad all the time during the summer when I was a kid and I loved it! I created a lightened up version which is still really delicious (picky husband approved) and super easy and quick to make. […]

Helpful Whole30 Approved Products

Helpful Whole30 Approved Products

Now that I am finished with the Whole30/Whole60 I wanted to post a list of the products that helped me make it through. I figured it could possibly benefit someone reading this so here you go! Nutpods!! I literally looked forward to my coffee every […]

5K Race Recap

5K Race Recap

This 5K is a local race which very few people run (maybe 50-75?). This is my second year in a row that I have ran this race and I hope to run it every year. I honestly wasn’t really prepared for this race at all. […]

Adidas Sunglasses Giveaway!!

Adidas Sunglasses Giveaway!!

GIVEAWAY TIME!! Adidas Kumacross 2.0 sports sunglasses (over $100 value). “These sunglasses withstand an active lifestyle, thanks to robust materials and high-quality lenses. The ultra-light frames feature quick-release temples that pop apart on impact rather than breaking.” Basically, great for playing sports or just getting […]

My Thoughts on Whole60

My Thoughts on Whole60

As most of you know from reading my original thoughts on Whole30, I loved it. I loved the way I felt but mainly I loved the way it changed my whole mental thought process around food. I had practically zero cravings the first 30 days. […]

Turkey Meatloaf with Peppers & Onions

Turkey Meatloaf with Peppers & Onions

Meatloaf was one of my favorite dinners as a kid, weird I know, but I loved the way my mom made it. Instead of bread crumbs she used fresh bread ripped up into big chunks. She also used BBQ sauce which I loved. Since I’m […]

Rosemary, Thyme & Garlic Roasted Butternut Squash

Rosemary, Thyme & Garlic Roasted Butternut Squash

This is a quick and easy recipe that also works with potatoes and sweet potatoes…   Ingredients: 1 medium butternut squash 1 tbs chopped rosemary 1 tbs chopped thyme 1 tsp garlic salt (I used Trader Joe’s Garlic Salt- see image) 1/2 tbs olive oil […]

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

Saturday morning I started the day out with a yummy Whole30 breakfast…     Then we drove to my husband’s parents house so my daughter could stay the night, YAY!     After dropping my daughter off we got right to business… we went to […]

Tips to Beat a Running Funk

Tips to Beat a Running Funk

Sometimes I get in running funks. It usually happens to me after a big running event/race. Kind of like a “whats next?!” deal. It’s really hard for me to go from having a set training plan to no clue what to do after taking time […]

My Obsession With Food

My Obsession With Food

My Obsession with Food Ever since I can remember I have been at the very least mildly obsessed with food. As I became older the obsession became so much more real and took on a life of its own. I always try looking back at […]