Fitness Friday: My Weekly Workouts & Thoughts on the NROLFW Program

weightsHappy Friday! So, I’m trying something new this week. I’ve said before that I want to post my workouts each week because it helps me to track my progress, and I’ve also had other people say that they like seeing what I’m doing workout-wise because it gives them ideas for their own personal fitness routines. I’ve decided to try posting my weekly workouts on Fridays. It gets me excited and motivated about sticking to my workout plan and eating right through the weekend, and maybe if you’re thinking about starting something new in the coming week, it will give you some ideas so you can jump start your routine on Monday. We’ll see how it goes! [Continue reading...]

Chicken Kale Soup

Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 11.41.35 AMAs I approach my 30’s, I find myself surprised by how much I am enjoying getting older. For me, age has brought more confidence and a stronger sense of self. I am more decisive about what I want in life, and I’m not afraid to say no to things I don’t want. I no longer feel the pressure I felt when I was younger to live my life a certain way and follow a specific timeline for achievements and milestones. And, my favorite new trait of all, I’m finding that I no longer have the time or energy to really give a damn what other people think about me. It must be true that you have a finite amount of fucks to give once you reach a certain age, and man, it is liberating when you reach that point in your life.

However, there is one aspect of being almost 30 that I am kind of having a hard time handling: the motherfucking hangovers. [Continue reading...]

Weekly Workouts

As of today, we’re 55 days out from the BCS Half Marathon, and when I think about how soon that is, I kind of want to laugh hysterically and then lie down on the floor and sob. Even though I am being far more consistent with my training for this race than I have been in the past, […]

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Last Week’s Workouts

In an attempt to track my progress as I train for my third half marathon, I’ve decided to start posting my weekly workouts again. I don’t know if these types of posts are remotely interesting to anyone else, but it’s encouraging for me (especially being the type of person that gets easily discouraged with running) […]

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Pumpkin Turkey Chili

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Hey it’s a pumpkin recipe in October. Such original. Wow. Much unique.

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Life Lately…


Since my blogging has been sporadic at best over the last month, here’s a quick rundown of what I’ve been up to lately…

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